Shivaji Statue

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No change in Shivaji memorial site, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

30 Oct 2018

No change in Shivaji memorial site, says CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has ruled out the possibility of shifting the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji Memorial from its present location in the Arabian Sea off Mumbai coast.

Shivaji memorial: Maha govt now plans shorter statue, longer sword

17 Jul 2018

Shivaji memorial: Maha govt now plans shorter statue, longer sword

The Maharashtra government has changed the height specifications of the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji Memorial off the Arabian Sea to reduce the cost of the project, an RTI has revealed.

BJP MP slams Riteish Deshmukh for photos near Shivaji statue

06 Jul 2018

BJP MP slams Riteish Deshmukh for photos near Shivaji statue

Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh came under fire from BJP MP Sambhaji Chhatrapati for clicking photos near the statue of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj at the Raigad fort near Mumbai.

Maharashtra government reduced the height of Shivaji statue, alleges Congress

07 Mar 2018

Maharashtra government reduced the height of Shivaji statue, alleges Congress

Maharashtra government has reduced the height of warrior Shivaji's statue, to be constructed off Mumbai coast, alleged opposition Congress party and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).

Shivaji Memorial in Arabian Sea: IIT-Bombay to study lowest project-bid

21 Sep 2017

Shivaji Memorial in Arabian Sea: IIT-Bombay to study lowest project-bid

Maharashtra Government approached the Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay for a third-party audit of the lowest bid of Rs. 3,826cr from L&T for Phase-I of Shivaji Memorial project in the Arabian Sea.

Bombay judge uses WhatsApp and Truecaller to issue summons

02 May 2017

Bombay judge uses WhatsApp and Truecaller to issue summons

Justice Gautam Patel of the Bombay High Court, recognized for his witty orders, issued summons to a defendant via WhatsApp.

One dies after falling off crowded Mumbai local

31 Jan 2017

One dies after falling off crowded Mumbai local

Two men fell off an overcrowded Virar-Borivali local near Vasai. Irfan Shaikh died while Vikas Prajapati was grievously injured.