Godrej Properties starts sales of flats in RK Studios

Real estate developer Godrej Properties has opened booking for its first flats in RK Studio, the 2.2-acre film studio established over six decades ago by legendary actor Raj Kapoorj. The Vikhroli, Mumbai-based developer had purchased the studio property for an undisclosed amount in May this year and announced plans to put up 3.5 lakh square […]

SpiceJet announces 28 new flights connecting Mumbai and Delhi

India’s most aggressive low-cost carrier, SpiceJet, announced 28 new flights connecting Mumbai and Delhi with other cities on its domestic network, five days after it added 24 new flights connecting Mumbai and Delhi with other cities. SpiceJet also announced slew of new non-stop international flights from Mumbai to a host of international destinations including Hong […]

Swaminarayan City Dombivali starts booking, price Rs 45 lakhs

Booking has started for the 550 flats at Swaminarayan City, a 148-acre complex built around the upcoming Swaminarayan temple in the Mumbai suburb of Dombivali, real estate consultant ANAROCK said. Built by the Swaminarayan religious group via Swaminarayan Life Space LLP, the project will primarily cater to devotees of Swaminarayan, the 19th century ascetic with […]

Order given for Rs 276-cr elevated extension to Mulund-Airoli bridge

The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority has given a Rs 276-cr order to J Kumar Infraprojects to build an elevated road from the ending point of the Mulund-Airoli bridge to the Thane-Belapur highway. The elevated road would ease traffic for those going from areas near Mulund to Navi Mumbai. At present, motorists have to go […]

Maharashtra prepares mega Dharavi redevelopment plan

The Maharashtra cabinet has today given approval for the redevelopment of Asia’s largest slum, Dharavi, at a cost of around Rs 20,000 cr. The latest plan involves the creation of 70,000 flats over an area of 200 acres, including 50 acres that has to be contributed by the Indian Railways. A total of 55,000 families […]

Work starts on Haji Ali-Worli stretch of Mumbai Coastal Road

Hindustan Construction Company Ltd said its joint venture with Hyundai Development Corporation has won the contract to construct the Mumbai Coastal Road Project between Haji Ali and the Bandra Worli Sea Link, worth Rs 2,126 crore. The contract forms one of the three packages within the first phase of the highway. Construction on the first phase is […]

Mumbai Airport allows check-in from hotels

Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport has introduced check in facility from a number of hotels near the airport. The hotels are Sahara Star, Hyatt Regency, Taj Santacruz, ITC Maratha, Hilton Mumbai International Airport & The LaLiT. People who check in at the hotel can drop their check-in luggage using self-bag-drop facility and generate a baggage tag […]

L&T wins orders from Mumbai Metro, PM Awas Yojana worth Rs 1,266 cr

Larsen & Toubro said it was awarded a Rs 928-cr contract by a government agency to construct 13,314 flats under the Prime Minister Awas Yojana Scheme. The flats, which will take the shape of 284 towers with four floors each, will be constructed in various locations of Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh, it added. “The scope […]

Mumbai Police block Mevani event, organizers threaten to hold it in the open

Mumbai Police have denied permission to the Chhatra Bharati, a students’ organization in the city, to hold an event today featuring Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani and JNU student Omar Khalid. Police have started rounding up the organizers into vans and taken possession of the hall. Organizers said they will hold the event at an alternate […]