Shivaji


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Shivaji:

see ŚivajiŚivaji
or Shivaji
, 1627–80, Indian ruler, leader of the Marathas. The son of a Maratha chieftain, he was imbued from early childhood with hatred of the Mughal empire, which controlled most of India.
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Train services resumed on Kurla to Kalyan route and Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) to Goregaon route after rains relented late on Wednesday evening.
The BMC is already constructing another official bungalow at Shivaji Park, close to the existing bungalow.
class="MsoNormalMr Shivaji denied committing the offence before Senior Resident Magistrate Hellen Onkwani at the Milimani Law Courts in Nairobi.
The train will leave Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai on every Wednesday and Saturday at 14.50 hrs with effect from January 19 and arrive Hazarat Nizamuddin at 10.20 hrs next day.
Proud and sad driver: IT was a moment of pride and sadness for Bala Saheb Burute, 45, who drove the truck which carried the body of Ajit Wadekar to the Shivaji Park crematorium with a stop at the Shivaji Park Gymkhana for whom Wadekar played club cricket.
The Shiv Smarak or Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Memorial is a monument under construction to honour the 17th century Indian warrior king and founder of the Maratha Empire, Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.
The looting by Shivaji's army has been described by Narendra Modi as looting of Aurangzeb's treasury!
It will be called Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj tower," he continued.
Had he been anti-Muslim, former Maharashtra chief minister A R Antulay would never have ordered the writing of a 12 volume history of Shivaji in the 1980s which was, sadly, abandoned by a succession of Maratha chief ministers, among them Shivaji's descendants, through the 1980s and 1990s and even this century.
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis spoke at government celebrations in Pune to mark Shivaji's 385th birth anniversary.
Despite growing public criticism and political isolation, the Shiv Sena seems dogged to its demands on the memorial for its late founder Bal Thackeray at Shivaji Park.