Mumbai News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Renowned Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali's concert in Mumbai has been cancelled after objections raised by the Shiv Sena, which co-governs Maharashtra with the BJP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Hitting out at Azam Khan for seeking UN's intervention to look into the miseries of minorities in India, the Shiv Sena today said that the senior minister in the Uttar Pradesh should be removed from all constitutional posts for doing great disservice to the country.
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Renowned Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali's concert in Mumbai could be in trouble with the Shiv Sena, which co-governs Maharashtra, saying India cannot have cultural ties with Pakistan.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The Shiv Sena today demanded the Centre "show guts and attack Pakistan" in retaliation for the spate of terror attacks carried out from across the border in the recent times which killed many Indians.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Hitting out at Pakistan after four soldiers were killed in Kashmir, Shiv Sena today said it has accorded "independent soldiers" status to terrorists, for which India is paying a heavy price, and rued the dearth of political will to carry out surgical strikes across the border like in Myanmar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
With just a month to go for the civic polls in Kalyan-Dombivli and Kolhapur, the Congress and NCP are eyeing to join hands, just as the Shiv Sena expects a "positive response" from the BJP for a pre-poll alliance for the two municipal bodies.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Having the same election symbol can be a headache for political parties, but the Election Commission has simplified the process for Samajwadi Party (SP) and Panthers Party, Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) and Shiv Sena, who have common election symbols, for the Bihar assembly elections.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 29, 2015
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed home from his second high-profile US tour that included a visit to Silicon Valley, long-term ally Shiv Sena needled him with a reminder that "Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi were popular too, without social media."
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Linking the call for review of the reservation policy by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat after the agitation by Patel community, the Shiv Sena today said the issue needs to be relooked for a solution otherwise both Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and the BJP government in Gujarat, would have to face "consequences".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
Welcoming the call for review of reservation policy by Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief, Mohan Bhagwat, the Shiv Sena, today took a dig at the BJP for rushing to disown the views of its ideological mentor, showing their vulnerability in the upcoming Bihar elections, in an editorial.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
The ongoing investigation in the Govind Pansare murder case should not become a context for maligning Hindutva, the Shiv Sena has said while holding that the accusations against the outfit 'Sanatan Sanstha', under scanner in the case, are "laughable."
Bihar | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 20, 2015
NDA-ally Shiv Sena today announced that it will contest 150 seats in the upcoming Bihar elections alone.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today said the controversy over ban on meat sale during Jain festival Paryushan has ended as far as his party is concerned, but sought to know why it erupted this year.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday September 13, 2015
An all-party meet organised in the Mumbai suburb of Mira-Bhayander by a Shiv Sena lawmaker to discuss the meat ban saw members of the BJP protest outside the venue, alleging that the sole aim of the meet was to target their party.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Friday September 11, 2015
The meat ban and the hypocrisy around it is a result of a long-standing feud between the Gujaratis and Shiv Sena, which has exacerbated with the BJP gaining an upper hand in the state assembly in last year's state election.
India News | Agencies | Friday September 11, 2015
Hearing arguments on a controversial meat ban in Mumbai, a court today questioned the Maharashtra government: "When you are talking of Ahimsa, how come fish, sea food and eggs are not banned?"
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday September 10, 2015
Meat shops were open on the first of a controversial four-day ban that the ruling BJP is insisting on enforcing, putting it in another direct confrontation with ally Shiv Sena, which has vowed to scuttle the ban. Mutton traders in the city have gone to court against the order.
Mumbai News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With inputs from PTI) | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Amid a controversy over a four-day meat ban in Mumbai for a festival, the Shiv Sena today declared that it would not allow any such restriction.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
The Maharashtra government should have no hesitation in taking advice from an "experienced" Sharad Pawar in tackling drought, the Shiv Sena today said, but at the same time it criticised the Nationalist Congress Party or NCP chief for "not using his position" as the agriculture minister for the betterment of farmers.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 7, 2015
Maharashtra Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse has publicly accepted that the BJP decided to snap ties with its over two-decade-old alliance partner Shiv Sena a fortnight before the Assembly polls in October last year only after he assured the central leadership that the party can come to power on its own.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 2, 2015
Shiv Sena lawmaker Pratap Sarnaik today said he will assist actor Nana Patekar in providing financial help to families of farmers who have committed suicide.
India News | Agencies | Sunday August 30, 2015
Patel agitation leader Hardik Patel should behave like Shiv Sena icon Bal Thackeray if he really considers the latter to be his role model, Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 28, 2015
The mass appeal of Hardik Patel in Gujarat "does not augur well for the BJP," the Shiv Sena said today, calling him "a hero" who had punctured claims that Gujarat was a peaceful state.
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday August 23, 2015
For the children of Sathe Nagar, a slum on the eastern fringes of Mumbai, walking to school is a health hazard and a balancing act. Every day, they have to wade through knee-deep sewage and garbage to cross a 25 metre drain in order to reach their school.