Free Press Journal
  • Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: God of prosperity is here

    Mumbai: Ganeshotsav has begun and a festive spirit sweeps over Mumbai. Yet organisers of 911 pandals are an unhappy lot as the BMC has kept their applications pending for the want of No Objection Certificates (NOC) that are yet to be given by local police stations and the traffic department. Some are also with the wards pending for scrutiny.

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    Ganesh Chaturthi 2017: Visarjan tithi for 1.5, 3, 5, 7 days and Anant Chaturdashi

    The saddest part of Ganeshotsav is the Ganesh Visarjan. The time to bid goodbye to our beloved Bappa. It is the day when the idols of Ganesha are immersed in water bodies. Celebrations end after 1.5, 3, 5, 7, 10 or 11 days. Though the saddest part the occasion is celebrated with full enthusiasm. The 11-day festivities of Ganeshotsav comes to an end on Anant Chaturdashi. The streets of the city are

  • Indian boxers aim big at Worlds

    Hamburg : Shiva Thapa and Vikas Krishan will be among India’s best bets to better both the colour and number of medals at the 19th World Boxing Championships.