24 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that human pyramids can't go beyond 20 feet during the Dahi Handi festival on Krishna Janmashtami, as it rejected a last ditch attempt by an organisation to get over the restriction.
25 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Dahi Handi celebrations to mark Krishna Janmashtami got off to a colourful start in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra on Thursday, with some 'mandals' allegedly flouting the 20-foot ceiling for human pyramids mandated by the Supreme Court.
20 Aug 2016
Mumbai: Adopting a strident stand towards Supreme Court's curbs on Dahi Handi in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena today said people will foil such attempts to hinder celebration of Hindu festivals.
10 Aug 2012
Janmashtami celebrations in Maharashtra were on Friday marred by the death of two persons, part of the 'dahi handi' troupes called 'Govindas'.
26 Aug 2013
Mumbai: The BJP on Sunday distributed masks and t-shirts with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's picture on them to members of 'dahi handi' festival teams.
31 Aug 2013
Mumbai: Actor Hrithik Roshan, who was asked to stay away from crowded and noisy places since his brain surgery recently, could not stop himself from taking part in a Dahi Handi celebration in Mumbai, which supported a charitable cause for tribal girls.
10 Aug 2012
Following on the footsteps of Salman Khan, who is known for celebrating festivals irrespective of his faith, Emraan Hashmi is all set to attend Dahi Handi celebrations in Worli on Friday.
20 Sep 2016
New Delhi: 'Jamai Raja' fame actress Nia Sharma ringed in her 26th birthday recently in Mumbai in the company of her close friends from the Telly world.
18 Sep 2016
Navsari (Gujarat): Gauri Shardul, a differently abled little girl on Saturday hogged the limelight as she narrated a part of Ramayana in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's lap at the PM's 66th birthday celebration event.
17 Sep 2016
Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a breakfast meeting with Chief Justice of India TS Thakur at Raj Bhavan on Saturday.