Navi Mumbai Muslim Community observe Ramadan 2021 under covid-19 restrictions yet again

Navi Mumbai Muslim Community observe Ramadan 2021 under covid-19 restrictions yet again

Ramadan 2021 is the second time when the Muslim community of Navi Mumbai, just like the rest of the world, have been celebrating the Holy Month under strict restrictions in the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Navi Mumbai: It has been three weeks since Ramadan started on 14th April, 2021, that the Muslim community […]

Navi Mumbai ‘Mini Lockdown’ met with angry protests

Navi Mumbai ‘Mini Lockdown’ met with angry protests

Local shopkeepers in Kharghar, Kalamboli, Panvel, Seawoods and several other nodes protested angrily, even blocking police vans for ordering shutting down of all non-essential businesses. Navi Mumbai: There were crowded protests against the ‘Mini Lockdown’ in both NMMC and PMC areas, on 6th April, 2021, as angry shopkeepers decided to go vocal when the police […]

Kalamboli to get new air quality monitor, more to follow in two other nodes in Navi Mumbai, PMC area

Kalamboli to get new air quality monitor, more to follow in two other nodes in Navi Mumbai, PMC area

A Right to Information (RTI) query by Waatavaran Foundation revealed that the Panvel Municipal Corporation (PMC) had given a no objection certificate (NOC) to the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to set up a continuous ambient air quality monitoring station (CAAQMS) in Kalamboli, Navi Mumbai. Panvel / Navi Mumbai: The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) […]

Light showers in several parts of Navi Mumbai

Light showers in several parts of Navi Mumbai

Areas between Panvel to Vashi and further, received some light to moderate showers today, bringing the temperature down a bit. Navi Mumbai: Light showers and thunder took Navi Mumbai citizens by surprise today 18 February, 2021, at around 8 pm. Local residents were relieved to hear the thundering of the clouds that came out of […]

“Condoms are Cheaper than Aids”: CreateTogether Foundation, on International Condom Day

“Condoms are Cheaper than Aids”: CreateTogether Foundation, on International Condom Day

The condoms were distributed in areas around the Kalamboli Steel Market which has a high influx of labourers and workers. Kalamboli / Navi Mumbai: City based organisation, CreateTogether Foundation, held their annual condom distribution drive on the event of International Condom Day, on 13 February, 2021. A total of 22,730 condoms were freely distributed in […]

Make “Local Crisis Group” meetings” compulsory: Technologists’ Welfare Association demands

Make “Local Crisis Group” meetings compulsory: Technologists’ Welfare Association demands

The demand comes a day after a major fire broke out at a chemical unit in the Taloja MIDC area. Panvel / Navi Mumbai: The recent fire incident at Taloja MIDC sent many into panic, pressing on the urgent need for better crisis management. The Technologists’ Welfare Association, Panvel, has written to the PCMC Commissioner, […]

2014, 2017, and 2019 – CIDCO announces construction of animal hospital for the third and hopefully the last time

2014, 2017, and 2019 – CIDCO announces construction of animal hospital for the third, and hopefully, the last time

Navi Mumbai / Kalamboli / PMC: Animal lovers are filled with joy as CIDCO recently announced the construction of the ‘promised’ veterinary animal hospital in Kalamboli. While it is reason enough to celebrate, many are doubting the fulfillment of such promise. Why? Well, because CIDCO has made such an announcement three times in the last […]