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Saturday, December 05, 2020

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj


Will go to Belgaum to protest against removal of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj’s bust if needed: Shiv Sena

August 10, 2020 11:25 am

“We also condemn the removal of the statue. But the local Congress legislator played a role in the removal of the statue. Will the Sena protest against the Congress?” BJP leader Ashish Shelar asked.

Row over removal of Shivaji Maharaj statue in Karnataka

August 09, 2020 2:29 am

Shiv Sena has planned another protest morcha along the Maharashtra end of the border on Sunday. Maharashtra NCP president Jayant Patil also targeted the BJP over the controversy, saying that the latter invoked the warrior king only to seek votes in his name.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial: Chavan seeks report on irregularities

March 18, 2020 12:04 am

Sources said that apart from objections raised by CAG, the issue on how the state government misled the Ministry of Environment and Forests ( MoEF) to obtain the environment clearance was also discussed in the meeting.

Book comparing Modi to Shivaji Maharaj: Udayanraje says Shivaji ‘incomparable’, targets Sena, NCP

January 15, 2020 4:12 am

As the book Aaj ke Shivaji: Narendra Modi, authored by BJP leader Jay Bhagwan Goyal, created a political storm in the state, BJP’s Rajya Sabha member Sambhajiraje Chhatrapati, also a descendant of Chhatrapati Shivaji, had on Monday demanded that it be banned.

Sambhajiraje seeks ban on book: Respect Modi, but no one can be equated with Chhatrapati Shivaji

January 14, 2020 2:53 pm

A string of protests has erupted in Maharashtra over the book, ‘Aaj ke Shivaji: Narendra Modi’, with the Shiv Sena demanding a ban on the book. On Monday, Pune City Congress also filed a complaint at Shivajinagar police station seeking action against Goyal.

Book comparing Modi to Shivaji Maharaj: Sena seeks ban on ‘insulting’ book, BJP distances itself from the row

January 14, 2020 3:31 am

The book — ‘Aaj ke Shivaji: Narendra Modi’ — has been written by BJP leader Jay Bhagwan Goyal, who was earlier associated with the Shiv Sena.

Pune: New museum to highlight Satavahana history likely soon

January 22, 2019 6:04 am

The museum is being constructed in collaboration with the Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute, Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and the Junnar-based Sahyadri Giribhraman Sanstha.

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial: Project originally proposed at Goregaon Film City in 1996 by Shiv Sena-BJP govt

October 30, 2018 3:33 am

According to the government records, the then Chief Minister, Manohar Joshi, had made an announcement of constructing a grand memorial of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in Mumbai during a programme on June 14, 1996.

How world’s tallest statue in Mumbai ran into controversy

July 24, 2018 9:26 am

212 m tall, proposed Rs 2,800-crore Shivaji Memorial is a key project for the BJP govt; size was tweaked ‘to cut cost’. Slated to be the world’s tallest statue once it is built, the project has run into controversy with Opposition parties led by the Congress and NCP

Ghatkopar flare-up: 2 more men held for vandalism

March 11, 2015 1:21 am

The police said the duo, according to inquiries so far, were not connected to any political party.