Diwali 2020 will be the best one ever for pets and stray animals

Diwali 2020 will be the best one ever for pets and stray animals

With most states banning firecrackers, less people on the roads and lowest pollution ever seen, this is going to be the safest Diwali for pets and stray animals Well, Diwali is almost here and many people are still brooding over the fact that most of the state governments across the country, except Maharashtra, have already […]

How to celebrate Diwali safely amid covid-19

How to celebrate Diwali safely amid covid-19

Diwali celebrations will be different this year owing to the pandemic and hence some precautions have to be taken for general safety during this festival of lights Diwali is almost here and people are with mixed feelings. Some are aware that it would be just like all the other festivals that came before it and […]

12 weeks, 5.5 tonnes of trash: Navi Mumbai eco-warriors successfully clean city mangroves

12 weeks, 5.5 tonnes of trash: Navi Mumbai eco-warriors successfully clean city mangroves

Navi Mumbai: In the last 12 weeks, a Navi Mumbai based environment organization has been able to clean mangroves in the city and clear out more than 5.5 tonnes of dry waste, from the mangroves around the TS Chanakya and Seawoods Estate area. The cleanliness drive had been jointly undertaken by the locals and the […]

Strictly avoid firecrackers this Diwali to stop covid-19 infections from spreading fast

Strictly avoid firecrackers this Diwali to stop covid-19 infections from spreading fast

Long story short, bursting of firecrackers will add to the pollution and make the covid-19 situation worse for everyone Diwali is almost here and some of you must have already made plans to have a blast this festival. Well, don’t! If not for yourself, then for the sake of many unsuspecting people who will be […]

MSRDC to chop more than 600 trees for constructing a new Thane creek bridge

MSRDC to chop more than 600 trees for constructing a new Thane creek bridge

The bridge will be the third one to be built on the thane creek and connecting Sion-Panvel highway Navi Mumbai: The The Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Limited (MSRDC) will be constructing a new bridge across the Thane creek connecting the Sion-Panvel highway. To be able to do so, they will be cutting down more […]

10 simple yet exciting ways to celebrate Halloween indoors

10 simple yet exciting ways to celebrate Halloween indoors

Don’t let the global pandemic take away your Halloween mood. This year, celebrate it from within the comforts of your homes Halloween is here and it may feel and sound scarier than ever before owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. To be frank, it has flushed every festival plan down the drain everywhere around the […]

NMMC’s Swachhata contest for Navi Mumbai housing societies, offices, markets, eateries etc.

NMMC’s Swachhata contest for Navi Mumbai housing societies, offices, markets, eateries etc.

In a bid to get a head start in the upcoming Swachhata Awards, 2021, the NMMC has organized a citywide Swachhata contest to involve citizens in the quest for cleanliness Navi Mumbai:  The Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) has organized a Swachhata contest within the city, well ahead of the prestigious Swachhata Survekshan Awards, 2021, […]

Kharghar and Taloja Pollution Residents get temporary relief from pollution after MPCB intervention

Kharghar and Taloja Pollution: Residents get temporary relief from pollution after MPCB intervention

The air in Kharghar and Taloja is less hazy, with little or no pungent smell since a week Kharghar/Taloja/Navi Mumbai/PMC: Thanks to the intervention by the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB), residents of Kharghar and Taloja have received temporary relief from the pollution that had been plaguing the two localities during early mornings and late […]

The importance of early detection of breast cancer during COVID-19 times

The importance of early detection of breast cancer during COVID-19 times

While it is essential to detect breast cancer at an early stage, it becomes crucial to do so with the added threat of COVID-19 The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has relegated all other medical concerns to a lower priority on the public and private healthcare spectrums. The diagnosis and management of breast cancer, which continues to […]

Onions imported from Iran fail to make up for onion shortage in Navi Mumbai

Onions imported from Iran fail to make up for onion shortage in Navi Mumbai

25 tonnes of Iranian onions; import fall short of Navi Mumbai’s onion requirements Vashi / Navi Mumbai: Just last week, Vashi’s Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) had happily received around 25 tonnes of onion imported from Iran in a bid to meet the needs of the city. The import has however, fallen short. In the […]