PM Modi thanks supporters of 'Selfie With Statue'

Narendra Modi in his radio message thanked the supporters of 'Selfie With Statue' for showing immense dedication in their mission of cleaning memorials

Jan 31, 2016, 20:32 PM IST

Shiv Sena slams AIMIM for opposing move to allot land for memorials

Shiv Sena on Monday hit out at AIMIM for opposing Maharashtra government's decision to allot land for building memorials to historic figures and well-known personalities from the state, a move that the Muslim party has called a "waste of public money".

Jun 08, 2015, 11:44 AM IST

Cracks appearing in memorials built by BSP: UP CM

Ruling Samajwadi Party today took a dig at opposition BSP saying cracks had started appearing in the memorials built by the previous Mayawati regime as substandard material had been used in their construction.

Mar 05, 2013, 15:31 PM IST

Stop ostentatious functions at memorials: Sonia

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh asking the Government to cut down unnecessary expenditure.

Sep 05, 2012, 20:42 PM IST

Naxals building memorials in Gadchiroli?

Discovery of a memorial, believed to be built by Maoists, in a tribal hamlet of the district has triggered speculations that such structures might have come up in remote areas of the naxal-infested district in east Maharashtra.

Aug 16, 2012, 17:10 PM IST

No statues and memorials: Akhilesh Yadav

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav said that his SP govt would not be erecting statues and build memorials, but use the money instead for the welfare of poor.

May 01, 2012, 18:23 PM IST

CAG flays Maya for extra expenditure on memorials

The Comptroller and Auditor General
has slammed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati for
incurring an "extra" expenditure of Rs 66 crore on her two
dream projects - B R Ambedkar and Kanshi Ram memorials here.

Aug 06, 2011, 16:04 PM IST

Mayawati`s yes for special force for statues, memorials

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati is set to go ahead with her decision to form a special force to protect her multi-billion dream projects -- memorials and statues, officials said on Monday.

May 24, 2010, 13:56 PM IST

We are willing for confrontation, SC tells Maya Govt

Castigating the Mayawati
government for "flagrant" violation of its orders to stop work
on memorials in Lucknow, the Supreme Court today said it was
ready for a confrontation if the state wanted it and initiated
contempt action against the Chief Secretary.

Oct 07, 2009, 00:42 AM IST