Truth vs Hype of the Meat Ban
Sep 12, 2015
Meat Ban Row: Increasing Intolerance?
Sep 10, 2015
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 | 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.
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 | Friday September 4, 2015
Congress leader Narayan Rane today alleged that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis did not do anything 'substantial' to provide succour to the drought-hit farmers of Marathwada during his tour this week.
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.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 3, 2015
Describing freedom fighter Nana Patil as a man who jolted the British rule in the country, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today announced that his party will build a befitting memorial for the independence activist.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 29, 2015
Shiv Sena today dismissed suggestions that it was siding with the opposition on the Land Bill to corner the government, but said it has given amendments to the measure in the larger interest of farmers.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday July 25, 2015
Two senior bureaucrats of Maharashtra met Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Saturday morning to discuss the mercy petition moved by '93 blasts convict Yakub Memon, who is to be executed on July 30.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta and Anurag Dwary | Saturday July 25, 2015
In what is likely to start a fresh war of words between the BJP and Shiv Sena, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray has criticised Prime Minister Modi's move to promise a bigger than Rs 50,000 financial package for Bihar ahead of assembly elections in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray today took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise of "achhe din" during the 2014 general election campaign. Sena is BJP's alliance partner in Maharashtra and the BJP led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) at the Centre.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis thanked staff of the CMO for contributing their one day's salary towards water conservation scheme to mark his birthday today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Senior Shiv Sena politician and MLC Neelam Gorhe today said that party workers want party chief Uddhav Thackeray's son Aditya Thackeray, to take up full time politics and represent people in the Legislative Assembly.
India News | Written by Nikita Niraj Arora | Sunday July 12, 2015
The Shiv Sena today spoke out against the decision of the Bombay High Court to restrict roadside pandals during Ganpati, Dahi Handi and Navrati festivals. The court, on June 24 had pointed out that temporary pandals set up during festivals encroach on footpaths and cause noise pollution.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 10, 2015
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray today described the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in Russia as "unfortunate".
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 5, 2015
The Shiv Sena will get absolute majority in Maharashtra one day if the people of the state decide to do so, party president Uddhav Thackeray said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 26, 2015
Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray took potshots at the BJP here today and said that it has become a trend to display fake degrees.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Sharad Pawar is all set to contest the biennial Mumbai Cricket Association elections and bid to retain his post against outgoing vice president Vijay Patil on Wednesday.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 16, 2015
Sharad Pawar is contesting against Vijay Patil for the post of Mumbai Cricket Association president. The elections are on June 17.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
RPI (A) chief Ramdas Athawale says he will speak to Sharad Pawar and Uddhav Thackeray groups and wants to contest the elections for improving the sport.
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.
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.
Blog | Rahul Joglekar | Thursday April 2, 2015
Imagine if Vikram Chandra was hosting an episode of The Big Fight and the seven politicians taking part were: Sonia Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Mulayam Singh, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee, Jayalalitha and Uddhav Thackeray? Now imagine, this is beamed LIVE to a national audience as they debated policy, personality and ultimately the possibility of each of t...
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.