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Bombay HC raps civic officials for inaction against illegal pandals

The court was hearing a petition filed by Awaaz Foundation and others on various religious festivals in the area and substantial amount of noise pollution created.

Ganpati visarjan: Two dead, 44 injured as 41,000 idols immersed in Mumbai

Between Sunday and the wee hours of Monday, 41,828 immersions had taken place in Mumbai.


Pune: From soldiers to senior citizens - events lined up for all this Ganpati

The Tambdi Jogeshwari Mandal, one of the five ‘Manache’ Ganpatis of Pune, is famous for its social events during the Ganapati Festival. This year, one of the social activities being organised by the mandal is for the disabled Indian soldiers.

Suburban Mumbai dotted with 217 illegal Ganesh pandals

This festival season, illegal Ganpati pandals are a sore spot for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and the state government.

Ganpati festival: Water release for 10th day under consideration

Presently, the Mutha basin, which comprises Khadakwasla, Temghar, Varasgaon and Panshet dams, has only 53 per cent of its water storage capacity while Pavana dam has 77 per cent.

Despite fears of low footfall due to rains, mandals say they are happy for farmers

Organisers of Seva Mitra Mandal say they have had to postpone many of their plans because of heavy rainfall.


Ganeshotsav preparations: CCTV cameras to secure Lalbaugcha Raja Ganpati’s immersion route

Ganeshotsav begins on September 17 and ends on September 27, and the Mumbai police are gearing up to ensure that the festival passes off without a hitch.

Organisers upset after Maharashtra government ignores request for third immersion spot

According to BMC data, the civic body has received 2,026 applications for erecting mandals in the city, of which only 627 have been processed so far.

Loudspeakers may be allowed for 6 days during Ganpati festival

In Mumbai, use of loudspeakers during Ganpati festival is restricted to four days.

SUKH RIVER DROWNING: Cops to visit students’ homes, record statements

Meet Chadwa, Prahul Narayan Patel and Kushal Nilesh Dadha, all aged 14 years, were studying in Class IX at the school in Virar.

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India celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi

Artists across India are busy toiling over Ganpati idols as the state gears up for the festival of Ganesh Chaturthi.

Preparations for Lalbaugcha Raja Ganeshotsav in full swing

The `Paool Pujan' ceremony of the Lalbaugcha Raja Ganeshotsav pandal took place on Tuesday (June 10).