Ganesh Chaturthi

Activists warn of rise in water pollution due to idol immersions

City-based environmentalists and activists say that the Ganesh Chaturthi festivities, especially the immersion of idols in several water bodies, will cause a rise in water pollution in the city lakes.

published on : 21st September 2021

Over 34,000 Ganesha idols immersed in Mumbai; three boys who ventured into sea still missing

The famed idol of the 'Lalbaug Cha Raja' Ganesh mandal in the metropolis was immersed at Girgaon Chowpatty by around 3 pm on Sunday, an official earlier said.

published on : 20th September 2021

Tallest Ganesh idol in Telangana immersed in Hussainsagar

To make sure that the procession and immersion was held on time, the idol was moved on Saturday midnight and the welding works continued overnight.

published on : 20th September 2021

Ganesh Chaturthi: Glitch-free immersions at Kukatpally, Suraram

In Suraram, GHMC officials arranged a mini-tank for immersion, rather than the main water tank near Katta Maisamma temple.

published on : 20th September 2021

Departing Ganesh leaves a trail of festivity in his wake

On Sunday, all roads led to Hussainsagar. As mikes blared ‘Ganapathi Bappa Moriya,’  Hyderabad bid adieu to Lord Ganesh as his idols were immersed in the lake one after the other.

published on : 20th September 2021

Hyderabad wears festive look as residents bid farewell to Lord Ganesha

Around 50,000 idols immersed on the day while 5K were already submerged on Saturday, say officials

published on : 20th September 2021

Mumbaikars bid adieu to Lord Ganesh; over 2,100 idols immersed in city so far on last day of festival

The festival, which in normal times used to witness large gatherings and long queues on streets outside public mandals which host the celebrations, began on September 10

published on : 19th September 2021

Ganesh puja organizers, parties to stage protests in Telangana against HC's idol immersion ban

Angry over Ganesh idol immersion issue, parties demand Ordinance, saying the government is not doing enough to counter HC orders.  

published on : 16th September 2021

Ganpati Visarjan: 80 idols immersed in Mumbai water bodies on fifth day of festival

According to the civic body, no 'sarvajanik' (public) Ganpati idols were immersed till afternoon and no untoward incidents have been reported from any part of the city.

published on : 14th September 2021

Rupee slumps 18 paise to close at 73.68 against US dollar

At the interbank foreign exchange market, the rupee opened at 73.63 and dropped to a low of 73.73 in the day trade.

published on : 13th September 2021

Devotees ignore Telangana HC diktat, immerse Ganesha idols in Hussainsagar lake

On September 9, the Telangana High Court had banned the immersion of Ganesha idols made of PoP in Hussainsagar and other water bodies in the city. But the orders did not have any impact on devotees.

published on : 13th September 2021

Six-year-old dies after pandal wall collapses in Guntur

In another incident, a twelve-year-old boy drowned in the water while immersing the Ganesh idol in a water pond in Sarangapalli village in Dachepalle mandal.

published on : 13th September 2021

Khimji Jewellers’ new store in Odisha's Jharsuguda

This new store will reportedly cater to a major portion of the Western Odisha market including Sambalpur, Bargarh and Balangir apart from Jharsuguda.

published on : 11th September 2021

Kareena Kapoor shares a glimpse of her Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations with 'loves' of her life

Kareena Kapoor Khan's Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations with her husband Saif Ali Khan and son Taimur have stolen everyone's hearts.

published on : 10th September 2021

Shilpa Shetty rings in Ganesh Chaturthi with kids Viaan, Samisha

Shilpa Shetty is celebrating this year's Ganesh Chaturthi without her husband Raj Kundra as he is currently in jail in the porn video racket case.

published on : 10th September 2021
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