Maharashtra Sadan

  • Maharashtra Sadan incident is ideology of BJP, RSS: Rahul Gandhi 1 week ago

    Amethi: Reacting to the Maharashtra Sadan incident, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi termed the actions by Shiv Sena MPs a reflection of the ideology of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). In a shocking video a group of 11 Shiv Sena MPs is seen to have...
  • Why should Shiv Sena apologize, asks party MP Kripal Tamhane July 24, 2014

    Speaking on the shocking incident that took place in Maharashtra Sadan on Wednesday where Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare forced a Muslim caterer to break his Ramzan fast, fellow party MP Kripal Tamhane asked why the party should apologize over the incident. ...
  • Maharashtra Sadan row: Uddhav demands dismissal of Resident Commissioner July 24, 2014

    Nashik: Shiv Sena president Udhhav Thackeray has demanded dismissal of Resident Commissioner of New Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi, Bipin Malik, with immediate effect for allegedly providing poor quality services and food to the state's MPs. "He should be sacked from his present post. It is is a cheap ploy to...
  • Shiv Sena refuses to apologise, says CM should be force fed 'rubbery rotis' July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Shiv Sena on Thursday refused to apologise for its MP's actions of force feeding a Muslim catering staff member at Maharashtra Sadan who was on fast for Ramzan. In its party editorial Saamna, Shiv Sena said that that the rubbery rotis served at the Mantralaya should be...
  • Prithviraj Chavan promises probe into Shiv Sena MP force feeding Muslim on Ramzan July 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A day after a Shiv Sena MP was caught on camera force feeding a Muslim catering staff member at Maharashtra Sadan who was on fast for Ramzan, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has promised a probe into the incident. CNN-IBN has accessed the complaint letter of the caterer,...
  • Shiv Sena MP forces caterer to break his Ramzan fast July 23, 2014

    Hitting a new low, a Shiv Sena MP from Thane Rajan Vichare was on Wednesday caught on camera forcing a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramzan fast. ...
  • Hooliganism by MPs, one force feeds man, other abuses in House July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: There is no end to hooliganism by our politicians. Hitting a new low, a Shiv Sena MP from Thane Rajan Vichare has been caught on camera forcing a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramzan fast. The video gives credence to the allegations that Shiv Sena...
  • Shiv Sena MP force feeds caterer: Are our politicians drunk on power? July 23, 2014

    CNN-IBN gets you reactions from across the country on Shiv Sena MP abusing catering staff and forcing him to consume food during Ramzan fast. ...
  • Maharashtra Sadan row: Rajan Vichare says ready to apologise to caterer July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare, who abused and forced a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramzan fast, has now said that he is willing to apologies and wasn't aware of the caterer's religion. In an interview to CNN-IBN, the Shiv Sena MP said, "I apologies if...
  • Forced to break fast: Are our politicians drunk on power? July 23, 2014

    A video has now surfaced showing Shiv Sena Thane MP Rajan Vichare forcing a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramzan fast. CNN-IBN has accessed footage which shows Vichare force feeding the staffer. CNN-IBN takes calls from across the country and takes their views over the issue. ...
  • Maharashtra Sadan row: Uddhav Thackeray says intention was not to hurt July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Reacting to a Maharashtra Sadan staff forced to eat and break his Ramzan fast by Shiv Sena MPs, the party chief Uddhav Thackeray said that they have no intention to hurt anyone. Uddhav said, "We are Hindutvawadi, but we do not hate others. This is an attempt to suppress the...
  • Muslim staffer forced to eat during Ramzan fast by Shiv Sena MPs July 23, 2014

    A group of 11 Shiv Sena MPs allegedly forced a Muslim catering supervisor at the Maharashtra Sadan to break his Ramzan fast and eat a chapati. The MPs were reportedly upset about not being served Maharashtrian food at the Maharashtra Sadan. After this incident, the Indian Railways subsidiary that was...
  • BJP MP Bidhuri and Owais scuffle in Parliament over Shiv Sena force feeding muslim staff issue July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Parliament witnessed the unprecedented scene of a MP abusing and charging to manhandle another member inside the Lok Sabha on Wednesday during the discussion on allegations of some Shiv Sena MPs force feeding and breaking the Ramzan fast of a Muslim staff member of Maharashtra Sadan in New...
  • Caught on camera: Shiv Sena MPs force Muslim staff to eat during Ramzan fast July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A video has now surfaced showing Shiv Sena Thane MP Rajan Vichare forcing a Maharashtra Sadan Muslim staffer to eat during his Ramzan fast. CNN-IBN has accessed footage which shows Vichare force feeding the staffer. The video gives credence to the allegations that Shiv Sena MPs abused the employee...
  • Maharashtra Sadan staffer forced to eat during Ramzan fast by Shiv Sena MPs July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: A shocking case has been reported in the power corridors of Delhi. A group of 11 Shiv Sena MPs allegedly abused and forced a Muslim catering supervisor at the Maharashtra Sadan to break his Ramzan fast and eat a chapati. The MPs were reportedly miffed at not being served...
  • Kejriwal meets Anna at Maharashtra Sadan, terms it a courtesy call February 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal met social activist Anna Hazare at Maharashtra Sadan in the national capital on Saturday evening. Kejriwal termed the 20-minute meeting as a courtesy call. "Kejriwal met Hazare at Maharashtra Sadan and the meeting lasted for 20 minutes," Deepak Vajpayee, a media representative of AAP,...
  • President inaugurates new Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi June 5, 2013

    New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday hailed Maharashtra for its attitude of "always thinking of the nation" and not for the state. "Maharashtra can never think of the state... It always thinks of the nation," he said after inaugurating the new Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi. The President also said...
  • ACB forwards documents against Tatkare, Bhujbal to ED October 16, 2012

    Mumbai: The Anti-Corruption Bureau has forwarded documents against Maharashtra ministers to the Enforcement Directorate. The ACB has submitted documents against senior NCP leader and Water Resources Minister Sunil Tatkare in the irrigation scam and against PWD minister Chhagan Bhujbal in the Maharashtra Sadan case. The ACB has forwarded the documents to...
  • Maharashtra Sadan scam: ACB to probe Bhujbal September 18, 2012

    New Delhi: In a welcome step, the Maharashtra government on Tuesday allowed the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) to conduct probe against Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Chhagan Bhujbal, who has been accused of irregularities in the awarding of the Maharashtra Sadan contracts. CNN-IBN had first reported on the matter whereby relatives of...
  • Maha Assembly adjourned twice on Sadan issue July 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra Assembly was on Monday adjourned twice over the controversy surrounding the new Maharashtra Sadan, currently under construction in the national capital. CNN-IBN had reported last week how sub-contracts were awarded to the relatives of Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Chaggan Bhujbal in return for the contract to...
  • M'rashtra Sadan 'incomplete', inauguration cancelled July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The inauguration of the Maharashtra Sadan in the national capital was cancelled on Friday after Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit directed the PWD Ministry to first complete the work. The inauguration of the new building was slated for Saturday. Meanwhile, reports have emerged of a possible scam involving PWD Minister Chaggan...
  • Delhi: Bhujbal, relatives in M'rashtra Sadan scam? July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Showcasing unique Maratha architecture and spread over a 16,000 square meters in the heart of the national capital, the new Maharashtra Sadan was billed as Maharashtra's pride. Scheduled for a grand opening by Maharashtra's daughter and outgoing President Pratibha Patil this week, the last of her public appearances in...
  • Maharashtra Sadan: Did Bhujbal flout PWD norms? July 19, 2012

    Mumbai: The new Maharashtra Sadan in the heart of the national capital is now at the centre of a controversy. President Pratibha Patil had refused to inaugurate the new building after controversy surfaced. CNN-IBN has accessed documents showing how NCP leader and Maharashtra PWD Minister Chhagan Bhujbal awarded irregular sub-contracts to...
  • Maharashtra Sadan attack: Rashtravadi Sena chief held November 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Delhi Police arrested Rashtravadi Sena chief Jai Bhagwan Goyal on Tuesday in connection with the Monday's attack on Maharashtra Sadan. "We have arrested Goyal who had claimed responsibility for the attack on Maharashtra Sadan," a senior police official was quoted as saying by PTI. Goyal has been lodged at the...
  • North Indian youths attack Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi November 3, 2008

    New Delhi: The Maharashtrian-North Indian standoff in Mumbai has spilled on to the streets of Delhi. A group of 20 youths, reportedly from Bihar, attacked Maharashtra Sadan in the capital on Monday. The Rashtrawadi Sena has claimed responsibility for the attack. The youths were protesting attacks on North Indians in Maharashtra. The mob...