India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 19, 2015
Amidst protests by its ally Shiv Sena against setting up a nuclear power project in Jaitapur, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said that the project has now reached a stage from where there is no option of going back.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
Raising questions on the unification of Janata Parivar, Shiv Sena today said that the leaders in the new front have been constantly at loggerheads with each other and it is impossible to say that they would not "stab one another" for political gains.
Mumbai News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Thursday April 16, 2015
Hours after political activists, allegedly from the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS, vandalised the office former city Sheriff Nana Chudasama for an 'anti-marathi' banner, his staff has put it back at its original location in Marine Drive, Mumbai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 15, 2015
The office of former Mumbai mayor Nana Chudasama was today allegedly vandalised by workers of Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS to protest against his 'anti-Marathi' banner. The attack comes just days after the Shiv Sena staged a pr...
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday April 15, 2015
Days after it published a controversial column on voting rights for Muslims, Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamna has featured a provocative editorial calling for "family planning" to check the "growth in population of Muslims and Christians."
Mumbai News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Wednesday April 15, 2015
BJP allies, the Shiv Sena and the Akali Dal, brought good news home today, winning important by-elections to the Maharashtra and Punjab assemblies respectively.
Opinion | Kumar Ketkar | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Yet again, there is an organized effort to raise communal passions in Mumbai. But mercifully, no violence has erupted.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday April 14, 2015
Shiv Sena youth wing chief Aditya Thackeray has joined the ongoing campaign in support of net neutrality, saying he has written to the chairman of the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on the matter. He also told NDTV that his party would ...
Blog | Mohd Asim | Monday April 13, 2015
So the Shiv Sena is deeply concerned about the well-being of Muslims in India. And the party has an instant solution for all that plagues the community: strip Muslims of their voting rights.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday April 13, 2015
As Sania Mirza received praise today for becoming the World Number 1 in women's doubles tennis, author Shobhaa De used her congratulatory tweet to take a dig at the Shiv Sena.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 13, 2015
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut today sparked a major controversy by saying in a column that Muslims in the country were suffering due to vote bank politics and that revoking their voting rights would solve their problems.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
The Maharashtra Legislature Principal Secretary has issued a notice to writer and socialite Shobhaa De, asking her to explain her tweets on the state government's decision to make it mandatory for multiplexes to screen Marathi movies during prime tim...
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday April 11, 2015
The signing of agreement between India and France for fast-tracking the stalled nuclear power project in Jaitapur in Maharashtra is likely to increase tensions between Shiv Sena and BJP, which govern the state together. The project was among the 17 p...
Mumbai News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday April 11, 2015
Two sons of veteran Maharashtra leader and former Chief Minister Narayan Rane were placed under preventive detention by police on Saturday, even as their father made a pitch to enter the Maharashtra Assembly in the bypoll to the Bandra (East) constit...
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 11, 2015
Voting for the Assembly byelections to Bandra (East) in suburban Mumbai and Tasgaon Kavthe-Mahankal in Sangli district began this morning.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Friday April 10, 2015
What stands exposed as a result of the Shobhaa De controversy is that the Shiv Sena is yet to come to terms with the fact that its playing second fiddle to the BJP in Maharashtra.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 9, 2015
In the face of a huge backlash, the Maharashtra government today revised its order forcing multiplexes to screen a Marathi film every evening; instead, anytime between 12 and 9 pm has been declared acceptable.
India News | Reported by Nikita Niraj Arora; Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 9, 2015
Shiv Sena workers led a large protest outside the home of writer Shobhaa De today, drawing criticism from many including their ally, the BJP.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Slamming the BJP's silence over its MP Dilip Gandhi's controversial comment supporting tobacco, the Shiv Sena today took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has taken a broom to clean dirt from roads, but who will clean the "garbage spi...
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 6, 2015
A Shiv Sena leader was brutally killed by some unknown persons in Badlapur town on Saturday morning, the police said in Thane yesterday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
Describing the ouster of AAP leaders Prashant Bhushan and Yogendra Yadav from the party's National Executive as "frightening", Shiv Sena today that said that opposing party chief Arvind Kejriwal on certain matters went against the duo.
Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
"What Naseeruddin Shah earned after years of hard work, he lost in an instant. We wonder if someone from Lahore has done black magic on him. He was never like this," the party stated in an editorial in its mouthpiece Saamna
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
The mayors of major cities should be allowed to use the red beacon on their cars, Shiv Sena has demanded, even as it has lauded the Centre's plan for limiting such a privilege to only nine constitutional dignitaries.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 18, 2015
Shiv Sena, which is sharing power with the BJP in Maharashtra, today came down heavily on its ally for backing the no-confidence motion against Legislative Council Chairman Shivajirao Deshmukh and "betraying" the people of the state.