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Ganesh festival

Mumbai's Ganesh mandal postpones Ganpati festival celebration

The decision has been taken in view of the health and safety of the public

26 May 2020 5:07 PM

Mumbai: Sky in eye, 50,000 cops on ground for Ganesh immersion

'Processions will be continuously monitored by more than 5000 CCTV cameras,' the police said.

11 Sep 2019 6:37 PM

Expect some relief from rain on visarjan day: IMD

In the last 21 hours, rains to the tune of 54mm have been recorded, of which 49mm rain has been reported within a span of six hours alone.

11 Sep 2019 2:54 AM

Pics: Salman Khan and others visit Arpita Khan Sharma's house for Ganpati

Salman Khan's little sister Arpita Khan Sharma has welcomed Lord Ganesha at home on auspicious occasion of Ganesh Chaturthi.

03 Sep 2019 3:09 PM

Drones, 5,000 CCTVs and 40,000 cops to secure Ganeshotsav

Around 7,703 public and 1.63 lakh domestic idols will be installed on Ganesh Chaturthi this year.

01 Sep 2019 3:04 AM


J&K: Lord Ganesha heads to Line of Control this Ganesha Chaturthi

One of the Ganesha idols, 6.5 feet high, called India-Pakistan Border cha Raja will be placed near the Line of Control.

27 Aug 2019 2:54 PM

Central Railway to run midnight trains from September 19 to September 23

CR official said that we have now decided to run midnight suburban special train on Harbour line also from Wednesday.

20 Sep 2018 6:01 AM

CSMT-Kalyan special train by CR for festival

The train will depart from CSMT at 1.30 am and reach Kalyan at 3.00 am.

19 Sep 2018 12:58 AM

DJs move court to save loudspeakers

Police has been falsely stating that HC has directed them to ban sound system.

12 Sep 2018 12:48 AM

Ganesh Chaturthi 2018: Here's everything you need to know

Lord Ganesha is elephant-headed son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati and is considered as symbol of wisdom, prosperity and good fortune.

10 Sep 2018 2:41 PM


Ganpati goes digital

An app is helping Mumbaikars perform and organise ceremonies for the upcoming Ganesh festival.

04 Sep 2018 12:10 AM

Court: Make beaches safe before Ganesh festival starts

The PIL was filed in 2016 after 14 college students drowned off the Murud-Janjira beach in the neighbouring Raigad district.

22 Aug 2018 2:25 AM

CM discusses Girgaum Ganesh pandals with MNS chief’s son

A few Ganesh festival organisers last week met Raj Thackeray regarding permissions for their pandals.

20 Aug 2018 1:20 AM

Ganeshotsav celebrations to cost citizens more due to plastic ban

Last year, a 15-feet idol cost around Rs 80,000 to Rs 90,000 but this year, it was likely to cost around Rs 1 to Rs 1.5 lakh.

03 Aug 2018 2:00 AM

CM donates Rs 15L for Ganapati fest in Delhi

The Ganapati festival is being organised by the organising committee for many years in Delhi as the cultural festival of Maharashtra.

31 May 2018 2:32 AM


Upcycle the automobile Ganpati

Madhvi Pittie and Nishant Sudhakaran have put together a Ganpati made purely out of spare auto parts.

25 Aug 2017 12:11 AM

A sweet feast fit for Ganpati

Ganesh Chathurthi is incomplete without its mouth-watering array of sweets.

25 Aug 2017 12:11 AM

Celebrations galore!

We believe in bringing home an eco-friendly Ganpati murti: Padmini Kolhapure

25 Aug 2017 12:04 AM

Police to secure Lalbaugcha Raja

Security alert issued for festival, officials say drones could be used.

24 Aug 2017 1:53 AM

Civic body prepares to welcome Ganpati Bappa

The health department has already set up boards at such areas of the beach where there is a possibility of people being stung by jellyfish.

20 Aug 2017 1:57 AM