Friday, Dec 09, 2022

Chatrapati Shivaji


Shivaji remark row: NCP, Shiv Sena protest in Pune seeking ouster of Maharashtra Governor

November 22, 2022 6:44 am

On Saturday, Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari referred to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj as an icon of the olden times.

Maharashtra BJP caught in Shivaji row firestorm set off by Koshyari, Trivedi

November 20, 2022 7:09 pm

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari drew fire from the Opposition parties over his Shivaji remark, with the Congress and the NCP demanding his recall while targeting the BJP.

Maharashtra govt to install statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj slaying Afzal Khan at Pratapgad

November 17, 2022 3:18 pm

Named Shiv Pratap Smarak, the statue will come up near the tomb from where the unauthorised structures were razed.

Shivaji’s thinking futuristic: President Kovind at Raigad fort

December 07, 2021 7:39 am

Kovind said Shivaji's thinking was "futuristic". He took many decisions of far-reaching effect with help from his council of ministers, known as 'Ashta-Pradhan', Kovind said, adding that Shivaji built the first modern navy of India.

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.