At least 18 people drown across Maharashtra during immersion of idols on last day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival
As many as 18 people drowned on Sunday in various parts of Maharashtra during the immersion of idols on the last day of the Ganesh festival, officials said on Monday.
Ganesh festival concludes in Maharashtra: Immersions to continue past midnight, 11 people drown in various parts of state
In big cities like Pune and Mumbai, processions carrying huge idols of Lord Ganesh on decorated trucks are expected to continue well past midnight.
Bombay HC asks BMC to learn from Baywatch and modernise beach safety mechanisms during Ganesh Chaturthi
The Bombay High Court on Tuesday asked the Maharashtra government to take all necessary steps to ensure safety on beaches in the city ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival.
26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Ninth anniversary of strike that killed 166 people to be marked across city
In the memory of martyrs of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack on its ninth anniversary, various events have been organised in the city on Sunday
Nothing captures the energy of Mumbai city like its biggest party – Ganesh Visarjan. Watch this for a glimpse of Visarjan 2017 at Girgaum Chowpatty.
In Mumbai, among the early starters for the immersion were the Ganesh Galli Mandal and Lalbaughcha Raja, which attracted lakhs of devotees
The latest flashpoint between the BJP and Shiv Sena is the much-touted Make in India campaign in Mumbai, which was marred by the fire at Girgaum Chowpatty.
Wizcraft, which is already under scanner for not paying heed to fire department's advice, proposed setting up only two gates, one each for entry and exit for over 10000 people and for an event of such scale and magnitude
Make In India fire: More than 24 hours are over but what's stopping Maharashtra govt from filing an FIR?
The fire had broken out during the Maharashtra Night event at south Mumbai's Girgaum Chowpatty, gutting the entire stage on Sunday evening.
The Maharashtra government, while seeking the Supreme Court's nod earlier this month for a 'Make in India' programme, had said that the proposed function was 'India's pride'.
Probe into Make in India event fire in Mumbai begins, all aspects including sabotage angle to be investigated
All aspects including sabotage angle will be investigated while ascertaining the cause of the massive fire that gutted the stage during a cultural programme at the Make in India Week event in Mumbai on Sunday night attended by many VIPs, an official said on Monday.
The BJP-led Maharashtra government on Wednesday decided to rename the area at Girgaum Chowpatty in the city where veteran freedom fighter Lokmanya Bal Gangadhar Tilak was cremated, as 'Swaraj Bhoomi'.
Worli Naka, Girgaum Chowpatty and Opera House had the noisest Ganesh visarjans in the city — they also contributed to making this year's Ganeshotsav the noisiest in seven years.