Shivaji Park

Timelines
Gurugram poised for limited lockdown for two weeks

26 Jun 2020

Gurugram poised for limited lockdown for two weeks

Some parts of Gurugram, Haryana, will be locked down for two weeks to tackle the surge in coronavirus cases, a report in Times of India said on Friday.

Uddhav Thackeray takes oath, first Thackeray to be the CM

28 Nov 2019

Uddhav Thackeray takes oath, first Thackeray to be the CM

On Thursday, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Bal Thackeray, 59, was sworn-in as the 19th Chief Minister of Maharashtra, at Shivaji Park in Mumbai.

Maharashtra: Deputy CM to be from NCP, Speaker from Congress

28 Nov 2019

Maharashtra: Deputy CM to be from NCP, Speaker from Congress

The new Maharashtra government will have one Deputy Chief Minister, from the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), while the Speaker's post will go to the Congress party, NCP leader Praful Patel announced, following a six-hour-long meeting of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress alliance, on Wednesday.

India-WI 1st T20I: MCA hopes to sort out security issue

22 Nov 2019

India-WI 1st T20I: MCA hopes to sort out security issue

India and West Indies are set to face each other in a three-match T20I series, starting December 6 at the Wankhede in Mumbai.

After Samajwadi Party stint, Sanjay Dutt may join BJP ally

26 Aug 2019

After Samajwadi Party stint, Sanjay Dutt may join BJP ally

Almost a decade ago, actor Sanjay Dutt took a plunge in politics by joining Samajwadi Party (SP). After this career choice didn't take off, Dutt is planning to give politics a try again, this time by joining a BJP ally.

Owaisi calls Masood Azhar 'satan'; slams Modi over Pulwama attack

24 Feb 2019

Owaisi calls Masood Azhar 'satan'; slams Modi over Pulwama attack

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday spoke on the Pulwama attack of February 14, calling it a failure of the Narendra Modi government.

Rs. 100 crore approved to build Bal Thackeray's sea-facing memorial

22 Jan 2019

Rs. 100 crore approved to build Bal Thackeray's sea-facing memorial

The Maharashtra Cabinet today approved Rs. 100 crore for the construction of a memorial for late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.

Sachin Tendulkar's coach Ramakant Achrekar Sir passes away at 87

02 Jan 2019

Sachin Tendulkar's coach Ramakant Achrekar Sir passes away at 87

Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's coach Ramakant Achrekar, has died aged 87.

#Sabarimala: Women form human-chain in Mumbai to support 'Women's Wall'

02 Jan 2019

#Sabarimala: Women form human-chain in Mumbai to support 'Women's Wall'

Over 1,000 women formed a human chain in Mumbai to express solidarity with the 'Women's Wall' formed in Kerala as part of an initiative to uphold gender equality amid the row over the entry of females of certain ages in the Sabarimala temple.

Know what Sachin Tendulkar had to say about Ajit Wadekar

17 Aug 2018

Know what Sachin Tendulkar had to say about Ajit Wadekar

Sachin Tendulkar paid his tribute to former Indian cricketer, Ajit Wadekar, on Friday.

DUSU and DMRC to beautify 11 defaced metro stations

13 May 2018

DUSU and DMRC to beautify 11 defaced metro stations

The Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) will hold a meeting in June with all stakeholders and volunteers to decide ways to beautify the 11 Delhi metro stations that were defaced during the varsity polls.

MNS workers vandalize Gujarati signboards after Raj Thackeray's speech

19 Mar 2018

MNS workers vandalize Gujarati signboards after Raj Thackeray's speech

After a speech from their party chief, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers vandalized Gujarati signboards in front of at least six hotels on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway 8 yesterday night.

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat' by 2019

19 Mar 2018

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray calls for 'Modi-mukt Bharat' by 2019

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the BJP-led NDA government and called for unity of Opposition parties and also a "Modi-mukt Bharat" by 2019.

Family attempts suicide at R-day parade ground, gets arrested

27 Jan 2018

Family attempts suicide at R-day parade ground, gets arrested

Three members of a family from Parbhani in Maharashtra were arrested for allegedly trying to commit suicide during the Republic Day parade near Shivaji Park in Mumbai on Friday.

Cyclone Ockhi heads towards Gujarat, Maharashtra coasts

05 Dec 2017

Cyclone Ockhi heads towards Gujarat, Maharashtra coasts

After ravaging the southern states, Cyclone Ockhi is now heading towards the coastal states in the west.

BCCI should focus on developing quality coaches, says VVS Laxman

30 Nov 2017

BCCI should focus on developing quality coaches, says VVS Laxman

VVS Laxman, one of the members of Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), which includes the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, and Sourav Ganguly, has said that the focus should be on developing quality coaches and not just infrastructure.

Passengers can soon lodge complaints against rude taxi drivers

02 Mar 2017

Passengers can soon lodge complaints against rude taxi drivers

Soon, passengers will be able to lodge complaints from their cellphones if they are at the receiving end of misbehavior from the cab/autorickshaw drivers.

What's making rounds in the entertainment world?

12 Dec 2016

What's making rounds in the entertainment world?

King Khan of Bollywood met with MNS Chief Raj Thackerey to clear out roadblocks regarding his upcoming movie, 'Raees'.

What's up with Mumbai?

26 Nov 2016

What's up with Mumbai?

Mumbai is on its way to get a facelift with BMC's decision to come up with seven more swimming pools in the city.

What is happening in Mumbai today?

18 Nov 2016

What is happening in Mumbai today?

High court asked the Enforcement Directorate to file status report on NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal's money laundering case.

Ex-Union Minister, Jaywantiben Mehta passes away

07 Nov 2016

Ex-Union Minister, Jaywantiben Mehta passes away

In the early hours of today, Former Union Minister of State and ex-BJP leader Jaywantiben Mehta passed away following a brief illness.