14 Dahi Handi festival revellers admitted to hospital in Kalwa

As many as 14 Dahi Handi festival revellers have been admitted to the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Hospital (CSMH) at Kalwa and are being treated there, said an official release issued here on Monday.

Petition filed in SC challenging Bombay HC order on Dahi Handi festival

A petition was filed in Supreme Court on Wednesday challenging the Bombay High Court order of regulating the height of human pyramids and ban participation of minors during the Dahi Handi festival in Maharashtra.

Sena welcomes HC ruling; asks court to consider mosque speakers

Uddhav Thackeray welcomed the Bombay High Court`s ruling banning minors from participating in human pyramids during Dahi Handi celebrations, but also asked the court to "pay attention" to the loudspeakers atop mosques.

Govinda groups defiant over HC order on Dahi Handi, to move SC

Terming Bombay High Court`s order banning participation of those below 18 years of age in the human pyramids during Dahi Handi celebrations as "unjust", an umbrella body of Govinda groups today said it would continue the "age-old tradition" regardless of the directive.

After youth`s death, Bombay HC says only those above 18 can take part in Dahi Handi contest

The Bombay High Court in a significant ruling has ordered that only those above 18 years of age can participate in the pitcher-breaking competition that is held to celebrate the Krishna Janmashtmi festival.

Ensure safety of ‘dahi-handi’ participants, directs HC

Bombay High Court directed Mumbai police commissioner and principal secretary of Maharashtra public health department to take steps to ensure safety of `Govindas`, during the Dahi Handi festival.

Hrithik Roshan supports charitable cause for tribal girls

Hrithik Roshan could not stop himself from taking part in a Dahi Handi celebration here, which supported a charitable cause for tribal girls.

Gaiety, lucre drive Govindas to reach for dahi handis

The festival of `dahi handi` was being celebrated across Mumbai and neighbouring Thane district amid fervour.

Shah Rukh Khan attends ‘Dahi Handi’ organised by MNS

Shah Rukh Khan wished his fans on the occasion of ‘Dahi Handi’.

Shah Rukh Khan adds to Dahi Handi dhamaal in Mumbai

Chants of ‘Aale Re Aala, Govinda Aala’ reverberated across Mumbai on Thursday as the maximum city got together for the dahi handi festival to celebrate Janamashtami, the birth anniversary of Lord Krishna.

`Narendra Modi` to break dahi handi in Mumbai

Narendra Modi, the man tipped to be BJP’s face in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, is set to storm `dahi handi` celebrations in Mumbai on Thursday.

1 killed, over 70 injured in `dahi handi` celebrations in Maha

Janmashtami`s `dahi handi` celebrations in Maharashtra turned tragic as a 19-year-old was killed in Raigad district on Friday and over 70 injured in other parts of the state.

Dahi Handi celebrated with fervour in Mumbai

As the ever rising cash prizes,
presence of Bollywood personalities lent a glamour quotient to
the Dahi Handi festival, people of Mumbai and Thane on Monday
celebrated the fest with gusto.

`Golden` chance for Govindas at dahi handi event in Thane

To add excitement to the Dahi Handi festival this time, a Shiv Sena leader from Thane has announced a prize of gold handi (pot) worth over Rs 3 lakh.

`Dahi Handi` may get status of sport activity

Maharashtra Government on Thursday said
that it was planning to confer status of `sport activity` on
the traditional `Dahi Handi`, a unique Maharashtrian way of
celebrating birth of Lord Krishna.

Mumbai aimed high for Dahi Handi

Special festivities for children were also being held on the occasion.

Bollywood joins in `dahi handi` festivities

Bollywood made the `dahi handi` celebrations popular by depicting it on the silver screen.

No fear, just a lot of fervour: Hindustan Times

Big money was missing this time as political parties stayed away from the dahi handi celebrations, but the fervour in the city’s lanes and bylanes was exactly the same as it is every year.