India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has come out in support of Mohan Bhagwat, the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or the RSS, for his comments that Hindutva is the identity of India.
Cities | Reported by Imtiaz Jaleel; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday August 2, 2014
The Shiv Sena today, in an editorial, came out in support of a senior police officer in Mumbai, accused of rape by a 26-year-old model, alleging that it had become "a fashion to create sensation by charging someone for rape and molestation".
India | Tejas Mehta | Thursday July 24, 2014
The Shiv Sena - widely criticised for its lawmakers forcing a roti into the mouth of a fasting Muslim man - has issued an aggressive rebuttal in its magazine, Saamna.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday June 23, 2014
The decision to make train travel more expensive is "like running over the common man with a train," says the Shiv Sena, which participates in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's coalition government and wants the hike in fares to be cancelled.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 22, 2014
Terming the railway fare hike as "shocking", Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said he will speak to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and request him to roll it back.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 19, 2014
Amid demands from his partymen for him to be declared as the chief ministerial candidate, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today said he respects their sentiments but has not given a thought to the issue.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
Hitting back at NCP chief Sharad Pawar who blamed the BJP's rise for the recent mob violence in Pune which left an IT professional dead, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today equated him with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed and said he had "lost his se...
Cities | mid-day.com | Wednesday June 11, 2014
The naming of a road in Andheri after Priyanka Chopra's late father, Dr Ashok Chopra, apparently inconvenienced the local residents of the area. According to some locals, the entire event created 'a lot of nuisance' for people staying in the vicinity...
Cities | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday June 10, 2014
A road in Mumbai is, as of today, named after the father of actor Priyanka Chopra.
India | Tejas Mehta | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Ahead of his 24th birthday, Aaditya Thackeray, whose father Uddhav heads the Shiv Sena, has written to supporters with guidelines for celebrations.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday June 2, 2014
In comments that are likely to strain the decades-long alliance between the Shiv Sena and the BJP, senior Sena leader Sanjay Raut today said, "The next Chief Minister of Maharahtra will be from the Shiv Sena".
Election 2014 | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday June 1, 2014
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray, who is smarting from a defeat in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, announced on Saturday at a rally in Mumbai that he will contest this year's Assembly polls. Will his estranged cousin Uddhav follo...
Election 2014 | Tejas Mehta | Sunday June 1, 2014
In perhaps the most significant development in Maharashtra post the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray announced on Saturday at a rally in Mumbai that he will contest this year's Assembly polls.
Election 2014 | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Sena leader Anand Geete had refused to take charge of the Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Ministry yesterday, demanding a change in portfolio.
Election 2014 | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Just a day after the grand swearing in ceremony, the new government has run into a 'heavy industries' hurdle with its oldest ally, the Shiv Sena, unhappy with the choice of portfolio for its lone cabinet minister.
Election 2014 | Ketki Angre | Monday May 26, 2014
On the eve of Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony as India's next Prime Minister, BJP's oldest ally in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena has reiterated its stand on Islamabad saying Pakistan cannot be trusted, even saying the Pak PM Nawaz Sharif was in-cha...
Election 2014 | Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 25, 2014
While the BJP and Shiv Sena have found themselves taking contradictory positions over the invite to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, another issue could cause tension between the two allies - the choice of the chief ministerial candidate for the...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 20, 2014
The Shiv Sena today refused to budge from their stand on the ambitious nuclear power project at Jaitapur, in coastal Maharashtra, saying the party would continue to oppose it.
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 20, 2014
In an editorial in its mouthpiece Saamna, the Sena has accused former BJP ally Nitish Kumar of enacting what it calls a "resignation drama" with the real intent of joining hands with Lalu Yadav to stop Narendra Modi. "This is an immoral alliance," th...
Election 2014 | Prasad Kathe | Tuesday May 20, 2014
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray is undertaking a rare visit to the capital today to meet Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi and BJP president Rajnath Singh. He will also take part in the meeting of NDA partners later in the day.