Free Press Journal
  • Mumbai: BMC expects to complete 460 roads repair work before the monsoons

    Mumbai: With three months remaining for the monsoons, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has decided to speed up the roads repair work. There are total 463 project roads which require repair work and surfacing for all these roads will be taken up in summer on top priority, said a source from the roads department.

  • Mumbai: BJP opposes Gymkhana for BMC officials at Mahalaxmi

    Mumbai: From BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation to the state level, Shiv Sena (SS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are ready to pull down one another. Now it is the BJP Corporators opposing the Sena plans to reserve plot for constructing a gymkhana for BMC officials at Mahalaxmi.

  • Sohrabuddin case: Bombay High Court pulls up ‘unprepared’ CBI, asks for all documents

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday asked the Central Bureau of Investigations (CBI) to come better prepared and bring all the documents pertaining to the case of the staged encounter of Sohrabuddin Sheikh. This comes after the central agency failed to furnish certain documents before the court. A single-judge bench of Justice Revati Mohite-Dere was irked with the CBI as it failed to submit documents, which the court had sought from

  • Maharashtra government seeks Centre’s help to assist hailstorm-hit farmers

    Mumbai: The state government demanded Rs. 200 crore from the Centre to aid farmers affected by hailstorm and unseasonal rain. According to Vijay Kumar, principal secretary of Agriculture department, farmers will also get compensation from insurance companies and hence there will be less burden over state exchequer.