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Author Archive | Manoj Nayak

Powai Residents Shocked As Tahsildar Asks Them to pay Rs3.36 lakh As Non-Agricultural Tax In 48 hours

As the financial year end comes to an end, several authorities have woken up and have started issuing letters and warrants to collect taxes, which the taxpayer has to pay within hours Citizens receiving demand letters from government authorities in March every year is nothing new. However, Powai-based Eden Bungalows Co-operative Housing Society (CHS) got a shock when the tahsildar of that area issued […]

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Interview with Kirk D’cruz, founder of Mindgardenz

Mindgardenz is a five garden virtual estate spread across the fields of Education, Training, Consulting, Library and Counselling. We aim at serving individuals, institutions and corporates with differentiated solutions to enhance their value proposition. Our five gardens have interconnected pathways with the intention of providing a holistic approach to value addition through knowledge sharing, engagement, mentoring and […]

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Unscrupulous: Construction debris had been dumped at visarjan  ghat by unidentified miscreants. Pic/PAWS

NGO saves Powai lake from illegal dumping

Taking a serious note of the complaint filed by the Plants and Animal Welfare Society (PAWS), Mumbai, against the illegal dumping of construction debris at Powai lake, the National River Conservation Directorate, Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF), has directed the state environment secretary to look into the matter and take action against guilty on […]

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VIVERO INTERNATIONAL PRE SCHOOL, The finest pre-school education now in Powai!!

After successfully bringing a paradigm shift in Early Childhood Education in Pune, VIVERO International Pre-school now arrives in Powai – Mumbai in association with EtonHouse, a leading Singapore-based education provider. Housed in a newly renovated 5,500 square feet premise, VIVERO offers a unique program for children aged 18 months to 4 years in an international […]

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An Earth Day Gift for Powai Lake

Ten thousand chilwa — a variety of freshwater fish — will be released into the Powai lake on Saturday, World Earth Day, 15 years after the species was declared extinct here. It’s a clear victory for the Maharashtra State Angling Association (MSAA), which has spearheaded efforts to clean up the polluted and neglected water body.

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Birds of Powai Lake

Article by lotus leaf. She blogs at http://lotusleaf-gardentropics.blogspot.com/. I spent the latter part of my holiday in Mumbai. Although I found the sweltering heat unbearable after my sojourn in the cool Himalayas, birds seemed to like the weather. They were busy mating and foraging.

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