Alia Bhat’s short film on what Mumbai women want:Going Home

Not all cigarette smoking men who loiter around are vicious animals preying for a woman’s flesh. It’s probably a falsified image that has probably stuck in our heads. But we cannot rule out the fact they might quite be the lecherous monsters ready to rip apart a woman’s body and her soul. Alia Bhat’s short film on what … Read more Alia Bhat’s short film on what Mumbai women want:Going Home

What Makes Mumbai’s first boutique hotel unique?

Thapar Hotels recently announced the launch of its first boutique hotel in Navi Mumbai. Hotel Grand 51 offers a boutique experience with the finest facilities and personalized service to pamper the discerning traveler. The hotel is located in the heart of Navi Mumbai, the commercial business district of Belapur and is close to the shopping and … Read more What Makes Mumbai’s first boutique hotel unique?

Carbon footprint Calculator launched in Mumbai

Mumbai-specific carbon footprint calculator, a first-of-its-kind,  was launched by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority’s Mumbai Metropolitan Region- Environment Improvement Society (MMR-EIS) on the eve of World Environment Day, celebrated world-wide on June 5. The calculator factors in the carbon footprint generated by travelling on local trains, autorickshaws, as well as electricity bills, based on the … Read more Carbon footprint Calculator launched in Mumbai

Relief likely for Navi Mumbai airport aspirants

Cidco, the nodal body overseeing the planned Navi Mumbai airport plans to extend by more than a month, the time for companies to respond to the request for qualifications (RFQs) for the project. The date has been extended to July 30 from June 18, so that the interested companies can submit their audited accounts for … Read more Relief likely for Navi Mumbai airport aspirants

Easter preparations in go beyond spiritual concern in Mumbai

As churches in Navi Mumbai gear up for holy week, you can see hectic activities all around. Stages are being erected and church grounds are being prepared to accommodate the faithful, who will be attending the services. The passion of the Lord, followed by the resurrection of Christ, marks the end of the Lenten season. … Read more Easter preparations in go beyond spiritual concern in Mumbai

Soon, access Navi Mumbai civic HQ only via smartcards

The civic body is planning to upgrade its security measures by adding smartcards for entry and exits. These cards will not only restrict access but also keep a log of those trying to get in or out of the building. These cards will be given to Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) employees and visitors. The … Read more Soon, access Navi Mumbai civic HQ only via smartcards

Kharghar hills to become Navi Mumbai’s nature park

The hills of Kharghar – currently scarred and scoured by quarry owners and scalped of its green cover by tree-fellers – are going to be turned into an idyllic nature park complete with hiking paths and biking trails. A massive afforestation drive is a foot here by CIDCO and the state forest department to create … Read more Kharghar hills to become Navi Mumbai’s nature park