HC seeks timeline for mental health body becoming operational

A division bench of justice N M Jamdar and justice N R Borkar was hearing a PIL seeking implementation of the Mental Healthcare Act, 2017. The PIL highlighted the plight of patients admitted in institutions, including a woman who had languished in regional mental hospital in Thane for 12 years. It also seeks implementation of Supreme Court guidelines with regards to mental healthcare homes and mentally ill patients.
#NMJamdar #SupremeCourt #MentalHealthcareAct, #Thane #News #Health #MentalHealth


1 months ago

Moderate to heavy rainfall in Mumbai, Thane and neighbouring areas today: IMD

Moderate to heavy rainfall is expected in Mumbai, Thane, and neighbouring areas Monday. An orange alert has been issued for Mumbai city over the next three days. The IMD has also issued a red alert for 'extremely heavy rainfall' for Ratnagiri, Raigad, Pune, Kolhapur, and Satara districts of Maharashtra.
#IMD #Mumbai #News #Weather


1 months ago

Twinkle Khanna has an epic reaction to Ranveer Singh’s nude photoshoot: The photographs seem underexposed

Twinkle Khanna took to her Instagram handle to share a long note reacting to the controversy surrounding the nude photoshoot. She said the first nudist colony in the world was reportedly based in Thane in 1891 and clothes were not allowed. She added that the majority of women and the queer community are not bummed out by the photographs.
#TwinkleKhanna #PINKVILLA #Thane #News #ArtsEntertainment #CelebritiesEntertainmentNews


1 months ago

L&T Realty to develop projects worth ₹8,000 crore in Mumbai

L&T Realty said it has entered into a binding agreement to jointly develop projects worth ₹8,000 crore in Mumbai region. The company plans to develop projects in South Mumbai, Western Suburbs and Thane. It targets to develop 4.4 million square feet of real estate projects.
#L&TRealty #Mumbai #RealEstate #RealEstateServices


2 months ago

Thane: 7 injured after building declared ‘dangerous’ collapses in Bhiwandi

A ground-plus-one storey building collapsed in Bhiwandi at around 7am on Tuesday. The building was declared ‘dangerous’ by the city’s Nizampur City Municipal Corporation almost five years ago. Six were taken to Indira Ganshi Memorial Hospital and provided first aid. Only one man who has sustained injuries in his abdomen and leg is still admitted to a private hospital.
#HindustanTimes #Bhiwandi #SensitiveSubjects


2 months ago

Body of 7-year-old boy who drowned in Thane creek found in Airoli

The body of Rishi Usva, seven, was found on Monday near Airoli in Navi Mumbai. He was cycling on the open terrace of his neighbour’s house near the creek when he lost balance and fell. For the last five days, the Usva family was distraught.
#RishiUsva #HindustanTimes #Airoli #SensitiveSubjects


2 months ago

BJP leader Sultana Khan attacked by two unidentified men in Mumbai

Sultana Khan, a Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Maharashtra, was attacked by two bike-borne assailants in Thane. Khan, the BJP's minority wing (women's) state president, was walking on Mira Road with her husband on Sunday night when the couple encountered the two strangers.
#SultanaKhan #BharatiyaJanataParty #Maharashtra #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


2 months ago

Mumbai local train services disruption today: Details here

The central railways says the maintenance mega blocks are essential for infrastructure upkeep and safety. The down fast/semi-fast services leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) will be diverted on down slow line between Thane and Kalyan stations.
#CSMT #ChhatrapatiShivajiMaharajTerminus #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


2 months ago

Mumbai Mega Block Update for July 17: Local train services to be affected on Central, Harbour and Western lines; check details

The central and the residents of Mumbai will face inconvenience on Sunday, i.e. July 17, as local train services will be affected on the central, Harbour and Western lines. On the Centraal Line, local services on fast lines between Thane and Kalyan will be impacted for five hours between 10:40 am to 3:40 pm. The mega block will also be operated on the west line.
#Mumbai #Travel #BusRail #BusinessIndustrial


2 months ago

Man killed by sister and her family over property dispute in Thane; 3 arrested

A 39-year-old man was attacked by his sister, brother-in-law and nephew. The accused have been identified as Deepa Thakur, 37, her husband Rajesh and son, 19.
#DeepaThakur #HindustanTimes #Thane #SensitiveSubjects


2 months ago

More and more monsoon birds spotted in Kalyan, Dombivli

Species of monsoon birds that are often found in wetlands in Mumbai are increasingly being spotted in Thane, Dombivli and Kalyan. Slaty-legged crake, watercock and oriental dwarf kingfisher have been visiting the suburbs in search of mud pools that are fewer in Mumbai with increased concretisation.
#HindustanTimes #Mumbai #HobbiesLeisure #PetsAnimals


2 months ago

NCP slams Maharashtra CM Shinde over clearances given to Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde criticised over the clearances given to the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project. The NCP's chief spokesperson Mahesh Tapase said the illegal government has expeditiously given clearances to the project. He said he should focus more on issues concerning the state and Thane district to resolve the urban problems it faces.
#EknathShinde #NCP #Maharashtra #News #BusinessIndustrial


2 months ago

All clearances given for Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, says Fadnavis

Maharashtra government has given all the clearances for expediting the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project. The pending issues were related to forest clearances and land acquisition, Devendra Fadnavis said. Over 70 percent of the land required in Maharashtra for the project has been acquired in Thane and Palghar districts. The train is expected to cover a distance of over 500 km in two hours.
#DevendraFad #CitiesNews #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Government #BusinessIndustrial


2 months ago

407 families continue to live in extremely dangerous buildings in Thane: TMC survey

There are 4,330 dangerous buildings, out of which 74 are extremely dangerous. From among the 74, 29 have been evacuated and two have been demolished. As of now, there are 44 structures that continue to have families residing in them. Among the above-mentioned 44 structures, a majority of them are in Kopri ward.
#TMC #Kopri #RealEstate


2 months ago

Maharashtra: Uddhav camp suffers new jolt as 18 Mira Bhayander councillors join CM Shinde

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde claims many senior leaders from the Uddhav faction are in touch with him to join them. This comes as a major jolt for the Thackeray camp after 60 out of the 67 former Shiv Sena corporators in the 131-seat Thane Municipal Corporation jumped ship to the Shindi camp. On July 9, 25 out of 38 ex-corporators from Navi Mumbai left the UDDhav camp to join the group. The number of ex-councillors from Ambernath Municipal Corporation decided to side with Shindes.
#EknathShinde #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 months ago

Maharashtra Rains: BIG UPDATE! Mumbai University cancels exam, New Dates to be announced soon, details here

Mumbai University has cancelled all exams scheduled on Thursday. Schools in Pune, Mumbai, Gadchiroli, Nashik will remain shut today in the wake of heavy rainfall. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rainfall in Palghar, Thane, Raigad, Raigsad, Pune and Kolhapur districts for three days.
#MumbaiUniversity #Pune #News #Weather


2 months ago

Maha rains: Mumbai, Pune among 11 districts on alert, CM Shinde calls for vigil

India Meteorological Department issues orange alert for Mumbai, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Satara, Sindhudurg, and Thane for tomorrow. Red alert issued for Nashik, Pune and Palghar districts. Heavy rain lashed Mumbai on Tuesday, leading to flooding and waterlogging in many parts of the city.
#Shinde #IndiaMeteorologicalDepartment #Mumbai #News #Weather


2 months ago

Water supply in Thane city to be affected for 3-4 days

Heavy rains have caused the overflowing of Bhatsa Dam in Thane city. This further led to waterlogging at the Pise filtration plant in Bhiwandi. The strainer at the plant is clogged with silt and garbage impacting the supply to the city.
#HindustanTimes #BhatsaDam #BusinessIndustrial #EnergyUtilities #News


2 months ago

7-year-old boy cycling on open terrace falls into creek in Thane; feared drowned

Rishi Usva went to the rooftop of his home situated in Nagsen Nagar in Thane city and took his neighbour’s cycle to ride. As Usva was riding a cycle for the first time, he lost balance and fell into the creek. The search operations were called off by 8pm as poor visibility made it difficult to continue the search operations.
#RishiUsva #HindustanTimes #NagsenNagar #SensitiveSubjects


2 months ago

Landslide on Bhimashankar Temple road; no casualties

A landslide was reported on the approach road to Bhimashankar Temple in Pune early on Monday. While there were no casualties, a road had to be partially closed for traffic. A group of six trekkers from Thane, who had lost their way in the dense forest, were rescued by the Pune Rural police late in the night.
#BhimashankarTemple #SensitiveSubjects #Travel #TouristDestinations


2 months ago