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Mumbai: Amid surge in cases, various holiday spots closed for tourists

January 14, 2022 12:47 am

Several hill stations like Matheran, Panchgani and Mahabaleshwar have imposed restrictions. Local businesses and hoteliers have raised concerns over the dip in footfall of tourists.

Restoration of Mahabaleshwar’s ‘heritage’ trails: HC seeks state’s response to PIL

January 12, 2022 7:35 am

🔴 The PIL, moved by ten nature lovers and trekkers from across the state, has sought directions for conservation, restoration and maintenance of the trails and walking paths.

At 594 mm, Mahabaleshwar gets more rain in one day than annual rainfall of some districts

July 23, 2021 8:59 pm

Hill station receives 1258 mm of rain since Wednesday, setting record for highest one-day rain

On second wettest day in 52 years, Mahabaleshwar gets 802 mm of rain in 33 hours

July 23, 2021 12:00 pm

'Orange' alert in Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Mumbai, Palghar, Thane, Pune, Kolhapur, Satara, Amravati

Explained: In bats in Mahabaleshwar cave, antibodies against Nipah virus

June 27, 2021 8:32 am

Till date, India has experienced four episodes of NiV outbreaks with CFR ranging from 65% to 100%. The first evidence of NiV infection was reported in Siliguri district, West Bengal in 2001, followed by Nadia district in West Bengal in 2007.

Don’t release Wadhawan brothers without our nod/permission: CBI writes to Satara dist authorities

April 10, 2020 9:41 pm

The Wadhawans were quarantined at the hill station after they travelled to Mahabaleshwar from Mumbai, allegedly crossing closed district boundaries in violation of movement orders during the nationwide lockdown with the help of a letter issued by a senior IPS officer.

Somewhere over the rainbow

September 01, 2019 4:03 pm

With more rain than Cherrapunjee this monsoon, Mahabaleshwar is being called ‘the rainiest place in the country’. What does it mean for the town, its infrastructure, its tourism, and its Met officials? The Indian Express finds out.

NGO to conduct 18-month-long survey on ecology and biodiversity of Mahabaleshwar-Panchgani region

July 01, 2019 5:41 am

The project aims to create baseline data about the local biodiversity and conduct an ecological survey by consulting experts in the biodiversity field.

Mahabaleshwar more polluted during weekends, says IITM study

September 09, 2017 7:38 am

A recent study has shown that, owing to the increasing number of tourists, the air in Mahabaleshwar was at least 18 per cent more polluted on weekends as compared to weekdays.

Maharashtra Governor push to revival of polo at Mahabaleshwar ground

December 18, 2015 10:39 am

“It has been more than 50 years since the ground has been used to play polo,” Suresh Tapuriah, polo expert and president of the Amateur Riders’ Club — the largest civilian club with 1,400 members in the country.