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Chatrapati Shivaji


MKM to celebrate Shivaji birth anniversary today

February 18, 2021 10:53 pm

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will visit Shivneri Fort in Raigad district and participate in the annual function that has been scaled down.

Shivaji birth anniversary: MKM, BJP threaten agitation against govt’s restrictions

February 13, 2021 2:18 am

The state government has restricted numbers at each celebration to 100 citing C0vid-19, and banned processions, motorbike rallies, cultural events, road shows.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Museum will be launched in political battle of UP: Sanjay Raut

September 21, 2020 2:34 pm

Earlier, Dr (Babasaheb) Ambedkar from Maharashtra (was used in UP politics), now Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj will be launched in the political battle of Uttar Pradesh. It means earlier (BJP used) Sri Ram and now (it will use) Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj,” Raut added.

Museum’s name changed, Agra officials hunt for Shivaji links

September 17, 2020 7:21 am

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had announced the name change, saying in “the new Uttar Pradesh there is no place for symbols of mindset of slavery”.

Sambhaji Maharaj: Chhatrapati Shivaji’s son whose valour spurred the Marathas

May 14, 2020 3:46 pm

Sambhaji Maharaj Jayanti 2020: In his short rule spanning nine years, Sambhaji gained recognition for his valour and patriotism. He continues to be celebrated, particularly in Maharashtra, as the ruler who chose death over conversion.

Understanding Maratha King Shivaji: History teacher charts 29-fort tour for students in Pune district

February 15, 2020 5:18 am

The teacher, Shivraj Pimpude, said as part of the DurgaJaagar campaign, the plan was to visit 29 forts in Pune district within 10 months. Trekking was never the sole intention of this campaign, the teacher added.

Irregularities in Shivaji statue project, needs AG audit: PWD

March 22, 2019 8:54 am

Information obtained by The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act shows that the Divisional Accounts Officer (DAO) of the Memorial Project division wrote to the office of Principal Accountant General requesting a special audit of the project.

Maharashtra: Height to Shivaji statue reduced, opposition alleges

March 07, 2018 4:40 pm

NCP's Ajit Pawar wanted to know why the design was changed. The BJP-led government was using the iconic king only to get votes, Pawar alleged.

Shivaji was never against any religion, says Sharad Pawar

June 22, 2017 5:10 am

In Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena idolised Shivaji as a symbol of cultural pride.

Fan seeks online support for Chhatrapati Shivaji's 'Google doodle'

February 16, 2016 4:18 pm

Amit Wankhede, a Maharashtra government employee from Yavatmal district, launched an online petition seeking support for the Google doodle on February 6.