Costly housing, transport halt Navi Mumbai's growth

Navi Mumbai is not beaming in its 40th year. Lack of affordable housing, poor transport, growing slum population and encroachment, pollution, and slow infrastructure development are hampering its prospects. Lack of efficient, dependable and speedy public transport linking Mumbai and other cities could be a major impediment in the development of Navi Mumbai.




Tree Cutting For Metro Begins In Mumbai, Citizens Divided On The Environmental Cost

The Supreme Court has asked citizens who oppose the cutting of trees to place their grievances before a two-judge committee of the Bombay High...

Now, more transparency in Mumbai Metro

You will now be able to know just who the officer responsible in the Mumbai Metro is if you want to approach her or...

GVK wins bid to develop second Mumbai airport

India's GVK , which operates the airport in financial capital Mumbai, has won a bid to develop a new airport outside the city to...




Mumbai Metro ready to take off

Making way for the Mumbai Metro, the Railway Ministry on Thursday gave its final security clearance for the first phase. The permission to run the coaches was the last one required to start the functioning of the Metro.

Delhi Metro buildings in P-III to be judged under green norms

Delhi metro station buildings being constructed in phase three along with other metro stations in the country will be rated by their compatibility with green building norms.

What the Mumbai Metro should learn from Delhi's Airport Express Line fiasco

Well before the trains started ferrying passengers down its 11-km track, the partners responsible for Mumbai’s Metro were already fighting each other in court.


Metro Station Work: Govt offices, political parties may not move out...

In all likelihood, political parties that have been asked to move out of their offices near Vidhan Bhavan in Nariman Point for a proposed Metro station will be given alternative space in south Mumbai itself, close to the state headquarters of Mantralaya.