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Ganpati idols

Setting the stage

Ahead of Ganesh Chaturthi, local artists and committees are putting final touches on their Ganpati idols, made of some extraordinary items.

30 Aug 2019 4:06 AM

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

BMC allows plastic use for covering Ganpatis

The BSGSS had raised concerns over the ban on plastic and thermocol affecting the decorations and maintenance of idols.

28 Jul 2018 2:14 AM

100 devotees get Bappa’s blessings but lose wallets

According to the police, the complainants have alleged that they were targeted while visiting the Ganpati idols at Lalbaug and Parel. 

07 Sep 2017 1:39 AM

BMC ready for Ganpati immersion

There will be 26 artificial ponds across the city to facilitate the immersion of idols along with 69 natural immersion centres.

05 Sep 2017 2:05 AM


The many avatars of Bappa

Ganesh Chaturthi is yet another chance for the city’s local artistes to present their talent.

28 Aug 2017 12:20 AM

Salman Khan’s Ganpati changes address?

With his father Salim’s good advice, Salman has asked his sister Arpita Khan Sharma to keep the Ganpati at her house.

21 Aug 2017 12:29 AM

Stop metro work on visarjan days: Mandals to BMC

According to the BMC, metro-project officials have responded positively.

09 Aug 2017 3:26 AM