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Building collapse: Dongri a hub of illicit constructions

SP leader said illegal developments had taken place under the guise of repairs and maintenance.

18 Jul 2019 2:05 AM

City collector collects Rs 315 crore from lease rent, highest in 3 years

According to the official estimate, the government is yet to recover more than Rs 900 crore.

05 May 2019 5:31 AM

Mhada to crack down on own errant officers

It has been repeatedly seen that the residents of Mhada colonies carry out illegal construction for the sake of interior development.

21 Feb 2019 2:03 AM

State told to act against illegal constructions

The court also directed these authorities to carry out surveys to identify illegal constructions in their respective jurisdictions.

03 Nov 2018 1:44 AM

BMC officers to stem illegal bldgs

According to civic officials, the officer will ensure proper coordination in dealing with encroachments and unauthorised extensions or constructions.

21 Sep 2018 1:39 AM


HC 'shocked' over illegal constructions by Nirav Modi along Alibaug beach

HC directed divisional commissioner to submit in 8 weeks, his inquiry report to principal secretary, state revenue and forest departments.

18 Sep 2018 8:39 AM

‘Probe how illegal structures got nod’

There are around 175 such private residences in CRZ areas in Alibaug taluka villages.

18 Sep 2018 1:35 AM

‘Why no action on illegal bungalows?’

Plea says there are 175 private residences of many Bollywood actors and Nirav Modi.

01 Aug 2018 2:11 AM

Officials sleeping or keeping eyes closed: Supreme Court on Delhi sealing

'You are saying that in 405 cases, no unauthorised constructions were found. What about rest 700 cases?' bench asked.

19 Jul 2018 1:26 PM

Supreme Court seeks report on elephant corridor

The bench was hearing a batch of petitions relating to removal of illegal constructions along jumbo corridors.

13 Jul 2018 2:04 AM


Government gives relief on penalty to illegal homebuyers

Government had given this relief in the municipal corporation area last year before the election.

30 May 2018 5:50 AM

Himachal Pradesh: Lady officer’s killing linked to deeper malice

Successive state govts have enacted laws to condone illegal constructions.

12 May 2018 1:49 AM

BMC: File complaint only if encroachment affects you

The circular says that complaints about unauthorised structures will be entertained only if the complainant is directly affected by the problem.

09 May 2018 2:12 AM

‘Will regularisation impact be assessed?’

Justices Abhay Oka and A.K. Menon posted for Monday for arguments on the PIL that activist Rajiv Mishra has filed.

21 Apr 2018 1:38 AM

Capital ‘held to ransom’ by traders, says Delhi HC

The observations came while hearing matters related to illegal constructions and encroachment of public land.

12 Feb 2018 1:12 AM


Shatrughan Sinha's 'Ramayan' razed by BMC for illegal extensions

Several extensions and alterations were made in the eight-storey building which were not in sync with approved plan.

09 Jan 2018 12:44 PM

MLA demands rooftop policy review

In a letter to chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, Mr Satam demanded to know why the rooftop policy was approved under pressure.

01 Jan 2018 1:48 AM

Helpline for wetlands to be launched soon

In 2013, the Bombay high court had banned any kind of construction or reclamation of wetlands across the state.

16 Dec 2017 1:33 AM

HC suggests ‘airlifting’ of city’s iconic Hanuman idol

It said that enough opportunities have been given to the municipal corporations to enforce the law “but no one wants to do it.”

21 Nov 2017 1:51 AM

Adopt tech to track illegal buildings, says Bombay HC

The utilities include a drainage line and a storm water pipeline that takes drain water to low group pumping station at Haji Ali among others.

06 Apr 2017 2:22 AM