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Easing of COVID restrictions will be based on availability of oxygen: Uddhav Thackeray

Opposition raises clamour for opening of temples but the government seems wary about Covid third wave

05 Sep 2021 11:57 PM

Ganeshotsav in Mumbai will be low-key affair this year

Brihanmumbai Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav Samanvay Samiti issued guidelines to more than 11,000 Ganesh Mandals in the city

19 Jun 2020 12:19 PM

City records rise in eco-friendly visarjans

According to the BMC, 3,777 idols were immersed in artificial ponds on the last day of Ganesh Visarjan.

14 Sep 2019 2:10 AM

Pandal unites Hindus, Muslims in Govandi

A group of Muslims on Monday were seen attending the speech delivered by the priest on the incidents that happened 1,400 years ago during Muharram.

10 Sep 2019 3:42 AM


Cause for conservation

A tribal women’s initiative in Aarey Colony aims to spread the word about the ongoing aarey Forest crisis.

08 Sep 2019 12:46 AM

Mumbai surpassed average seasonal rainfall in September alone

While the city has been witnessing torrential rain, five other places in the state, too, have recorded more than 100 mm rain in 24 hours.

06 Sep 2019 4:33 AM

Metro-hit mandal brings Bappa home

The Metro 3 corridor passes through the Girgaon and Kalbadevi, from where at least 541 families have been shifted to temporary locations.

02 Sep 2019 1:28 AM

Mumbai welcomes Ganpati Bappa

Mandals themed on Chandrayaan-2, Ram Mandir latest attractions.

02 Sep 2019 1:27 AM

An ode to her father

Two years ago, for the first time, Reshma stepped into her father’s shoes, and since then she hasn’t looked back.

01 Sep 2019 12:16 AM


Rocking to a different beat

A combination of percussion instruments - Dhol-tasha has a leather coating and is played with a bamboo stick.

01 Sep 2019 12:08 AM

50 errant Ganesh mandals permitted to erect pandals

The maximum number of Ganesh mandals are located in South Mumbai areas.

25 Aug 2019 3:46 AM

‘Green Ganesha’ takes over city

Eco-friendly Ganesha idols are made of papier-mâché and clay.

23 Aug 2019 6:14 AM

Don’t dance on weak bridges: BMC

The audit found 29 bridges to be “extremely dangerous” requiring immediate demolition.

17 Aug 2019 2:18 AM

Mumbai opens heart to Lord Ganesha

Chinchpokli Ganeshotsav Mandal, which is celebrating its centenary this year, is donating Rs 5 lakh from its coffers to victims in Sangli.

12 Aug 2019 3:37 AM


Group collects 200 Ganesh idols from Dadar beach

Meanwhile, the BMC will be collecting the idols from the group.

23 Sep 2018 4:31 AM

Mandals denied permits fail to get relief from BMC

BMC’s decision will deprive 281 mandals of celebrating Ganeshotsav.

11 Sep 2018 6:18 AM

Ganeshotsav to focus on former PM’s memories

BJP hopes to keep Vajpayee’s memories alive among his voters

09 Sep 2018 5:18 AM

Mandals told to adhere to strict rules

The main focus of the code has been the noise pollution issue, asking mandals to follow high court guidelines.

07 Sep 2018 1:48 AM

Maha sets up special pavilion for tourists

They will also get to experience the 126-year-old heritage of Sarvajanik Ganeshotsav.

05 Sep 2018 2:26 AM