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9/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: 30% swine flu deaths in 48 hrs of hospital admission, reveals civic audit report

An audit report of swine deaths in the city has revealed that 30% of the deaths were reported in 48 hours of admission to hospital, said Dr Deepak Sawant, state health minister. While in 2010, the virus killed 55 people on an average in a month, 2015… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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No water cuts in Mumbai for 2 days, civic body says

The BrinahMumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to revoke the 20 per cent water cuts on September 17 and 27 for these being two significant days of Ganesh festival which is celebrated with gaiety across the state. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of […]

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Fest tomorrow, civic staff yet to complete pothole repairs

While the civic staff tried their best to speed up the pothole repair works a day before Ganpati festival begins, the task of attending to 607 potholes was yet to be completed till Tuesday. Rains across the city compounded the problem. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities […]

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NCP’s U-turn on meat ban: Party ruled Navi Mumbai civic body suspends sale of meat during ‘Paryushan’

Interestingly, NCP had yesterday voiced reservation over the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation’s (BMC) meat ban order, with the party along with Congress, dubbing it as a BJP ploy to polarise voters with an eye on the elections to the civic body due in early 2017. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Regrow destroyed mangroves, Cidco and Navi Mumbai civic body told

Regrow destroyed mangroves, Cidco and Navi Mumbai civic body told "We are happy by the strongly-worded directions passed by the division bench of Justice A S Oka and Justice Revati Mohite Dere, making it clear that the authorities—Cidco, Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC), forest department and the Konkan … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Mira-Bhayandar civic body bans sale of meat during Jain fasting period

A resolution passed by the general body of the corporation on Friday to ban the sale of meat and closure of abattoirs during ‘Paryushan’. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Disabled friendly civic buses in Vasai-Virar

Nine disabled friendly buses have been purchased by the Vasai Virar Municipal Transport (VVMT) undertaking. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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Sena-BJP in talks for alliance for Vasai-Virar civic polls

With the Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation (VVMC) going to polls next month, the Shiv Sena (SS) and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are in talks for a possible alliance. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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5/14/2015: FRONT PAGE: Kalbadevi residents rush to get civic body nod for repairs

The recent Gokul Niwas mishap seems to have woken up residents of Kalbadevi and its surrounding areas to the grave dangers they live in. For the last three days, several residents as well as building owners, particularly those staying around the… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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5/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: Cop dozes off at wheel, crushes 3 women civic workers to death

New Delhi: Even as the buzz over the high-profile Salman Khan hitand- run case is yet to subside, three women sanitation workers were run over in the national capital on Tuesday morning by a car driven by a police officer, who was returning from night… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai […]

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BSE modifications: Bombay High Court seeks civic body report

BSE modifications: Bombay High Court seeks civic body report MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court has asked the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) to file a reply detailing what action has been taken on the unauthorised structures in the Bombay Stock Exchange's iconic 29-storey PJ Tower in south … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Monitoring of poor roads: Bombay High Court seeks info from civic bodies

Monitoring of poor roads: Bombay High Court seeks info from civic bodies The Bombay High Court today sought to know from municipal corporations and councils across Maharashtra if they have adopted any mechanism to monitor condition of roads and address the issue of potholes. A division bench headed by Justice A S Oka … Full News […]

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Ahead of Navi Mumbai civic polls, police uncover two cases of illegal arms trade

Ahead of Navi Mumbai civic polls, police uncover two cases of illegal arms trade The Anti Extortion Cell of the crime branch on Sunday arrested Dineshsingh Parihar (46) who allegedly planned to sell firearms to a Vinayak Anthony (55) in Navi Mumbai. Three country-made revolvers and two live rounds were seized from their custody … […]

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Ramdas Athawale says party supports Sena-BJP in Aurangabad civic polls

Taking partial credit for Sena candidate Trupti Sawant’s victory in the Bandra bypoll, Athawale said her vote count would have dropped by at least 15,000 had his party not supported the saffron outfit. Full News here – Mumbai News

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By-poll dress rehearsal raises Sena’s hopes for civic elections

The Shiv Sena, which combined a well-crafted strategy with organisational networking to win the Bandra (East) assembly by-election, plans to replicate the strategy in the forthcoming Aurangabad and Navi Mumbai municipal corporation elections, sources said. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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