India | Reported by Tejas Mehta | Monday September 15, 2014
The Shiv Sena wants to contest nothing less than 155 of Maharashtra's 288 seats.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
BJP leader Rajiv Pratap Rudy is expected to meet Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray today amid a massive row over seat-sharing in election-bound Maharashtra that, according to top Sena sources, is a "possible make or break moment" for the long-time all...
India | Agencies | Monday September 15, 2014
A furious Shiv Sena has lashed out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan - who reportedly questioned Uddhav Thackeray's experience in running a government - and said his "mental condition is unstable like a patient in ICU."
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 13, 2014
In the middle of tense talks over seat-sharing for the October 15 Maharashtra polls, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has delivered a sharp warning to long-time ally BJP, saying - "Excessive lust leads to divorce."
India | Saurabh Gupta | Sunday September 7, 2014
The wrangling over the chief minister's post in Maharashtra is clearly not over between the saffron allies BJP and Shiv Sena.
India | Mid-day | Friday September 5, 2014
Sena and BJP stumbled over each other to give Amit Shah's last-minute decision a spin in their favour; while BJP claimed Shah caved in only after two invites from Uddhav, Sena said the invitation indicated that Thackeray did not let ego come in the w...
India | Written by Tejas Mehta | Friday September 5, 2014
BJP President Amit Shah met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's residence in Mumbai on Thursday night.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 4, 2014
BJP president Amit Shah reportedly made a last-minute change of plan to accommodate Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, amid reports of a deep rift between the long-time allies over seat-sharing for the upcoming Maharashtra polls.
India | Tejas Mehta | Thursday September 4, 2014
It should have been an opportunity for the ruling BJP and its oldest ally, the Shiv Sena, to join hands in a show of strength before the Maharashtra assembly elections. Instead, Amit Shah's first visit to Mumbai as BJP president today has set the all...
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday September 4, 2014
In his first visit to Mumbai after being appointed the BJP president on Thursday, Amit Shah will attend a meeting of the party's state core committee, give a pep talk to party workers and even participate in the ongoing Ganeshotsav by visiting two of...
India | Written by Tejas Mehta | Monday August 25, 2014
He was the first among the Thackerays to declare that he would contest an election. So much so that he was even aspiring and readying to become Maharashtra's Chief Minister.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Maintaining that his being heckled at an event in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "pre-planned at a high level", Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said that he will not attend such functions in the future till ...
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 | 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.