Saamna

  • Sonia-Imam Bukhari meet engineered to divide nation: Shiv Sena 03-04-2014 11:42 AM

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena through its mouthpiece 'Saamna' has come down heavy on Congress President Sonia Gandhi who on Wednesday met Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari. An editorial in 'Saamna' on Friday said that the meeting was engineered to garner votes and divide the nation. Shiv Sena's reactions...
  • BJP plays down Shiv Sena's attack in 'Saamna' 22-03-2014 01:47 PM

    BJP spokesperson Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday played down Shiv Sena's attack saying that the latter was its valuable ally. ...
  • Shiv Sena fishes in troubled waters of BJP, targets Modi, backs Advani 22-03-2014 10:45 AM

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena keeping up its trident attacks on the BJP batted for its senior leader LK Advani in the latest edition of its editorial 'Saamna'. The party mouthpiece attacked the BJP for sidelining its tallest leader while seat distribution for Lok Sabha elections. On the row between Advani...
  • BJP clarifies its position on MNS to Shiv Sena after warning 11-03-2014 12:36 PM

    New Delhi: All is well between the BJP and the Shiv Sena, it seems. Just days after BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met Raj Thackeray, the chief of MNS - Shiv Sena's rival - both BJP and Sena scrambled to portray a united front. "I met Uddhavji at Matoshree. I conveyed...
  • Sena attacks BJP again over talks with MNS, mocks Gadkari in 'Saamna' 05-03-2014 09:50 AM

    Mumbai: The bitterness between Shiv Sena and BJP in Maharashtra came to the fore on Wednesday when the former lashed out at its decades-old ally for trying to clinch a deal with the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Shiv Sena's mouthpiece 'Saamna' in its latest edition...
  • I feel bad that politicians use my name unnecessarily: Rakhi Sawant 24-01-2014 02:32 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Rakhi Sawant has objected to her namme being used by politicians to compare it with other political leaders. This after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray while hitting out at Aam Aadmi Party leader and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal not only called him 'mad' but also compared him...
  • Shiv Sena calls Arvind Kejriwal 'mad', 'circus ringmaster' 24-01-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: After Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde, the Shiv Sena has now slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. In its mouthpiece 'Saamna', the Shiv Sena has backed Shinde's comment, where he called the Delhi Chief Minister mad, saying Shinde was reflecting the sentiments of the people. The 'Saamna' editorial also...
  • Shiv Sena targets BJP's politics in its mouthpiece Saamna 06-11-2013 11:38 AM

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has come out strongly against the tactics of its ally Bharataiya Janata Party (BJP) for the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. In its mouthpiece 'Saamna' the Shiv Sena has written that critical issue like Ram Mandir are taken to gain prominence in the polls but soon forgotten....
  • Shiv Sena to support BJP's PM nominee 13-09-2013 10:51 AM

    Shiv Sena on Friday said it will support Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi or "any other candidate" named by the BJP as the prime ministerial candidate. The assurance came after a brief late on Thursday night telephonic talk Modi had with Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray. Modi's name is likely...
  • Let Modi remain Gujarat CM, Uddhav urges BJP 07-09-2013 03:53 PM

    Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday urged the BJP to let Narendra Modi continue unhindered as Gujarat Chief Minister till 2017. "Narendra Modi has publicly declared that he has no prime ministerial ambition. He has been given public mandate to rule Gujarat till 2017 and would continue to serve...
  • Days after being criticised by Shiv Sena, Modi meets Uddhav Thackeray 27-06-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Just days after Shiv Sena party mouthpiece 'Saamna' criticised Narendra Modi, the Gujarat Chief Minister met Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at his residence Matoshree in Mumbai on Thursday. The meeting is crucial as it comes at a time when the Sena has been critical of Modi and has even...
  • Shiv Sena asks BJP to clear its stand on PM candidate 17-04-2013 02:55 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Wednesday asked the BJP leadership to clear its stand on the issue of its prime ministerial candidate and demanded that a meeting of the NDA be convened soon. The BJP ally, however, gave a clean chit to Gujarat CM Narendra Modi over the Gujarat riots, but...
  • Shiv Sena warns BJP over Modi as PM candidate 17-04-2013 09:20 AM

    Mumbai: There seems to be more trouble for the National Democratic Alliance as the Shiv Sena has now said that the Bharatiya Janata Party should make it clear as to who will be its Prime Ministerial candidate. An editorial in the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, Saamna, says an NDA meeting should...
  • For second day, Thackeray papers have black front page 19-11-2012 11:42 AM

    Mumbai: The late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's favourite newspapers Saamna (in Marathi) and Dopahar Ka Saamna (in Hindi) sported black front pages as a mark of mourning for the second consecutive day on Monday. Thackeray, 86, who passed away Saturday, was founder-editor of both newspapers though day-to-day affairs were...
  • Bal Thackeray's two newspapers sport full black front pages 18-11-2012 02:56 PM

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's favourite newspapers Saamna (in Marathi) and Dopahar Ka Saamna (in Hindi) were Sunday published with a full black cover jackets and full black cover pages. Thackeray, who passed away Saturday afternoon, was the founder-editor of both the newspapers, though the day-to-day affairs were managed...
  • Thackeray fought like a warrior: Narendra Modi 17-11-2012 06:50 PM

    BJP leader and Gujarat Prime Minister Narendra Modi saddened by Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's demise said the 86-year-old leader was an epitome of courage and valour. "I am grieved to hear about his demise. May his soul rest in peace," said Modi. Modi said Thackeray was very affectionate towards...
  • Won't allow Indo-Pak matches, Thackeray warns Shinde 05-11-2012 08:52 AM

    Mumbai: In a veiled threat to Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde over his remark "let bygones be" in the context of the resumption of Indo-Pakistan cricketing ties, ailing Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray said in party mouthpiece Saamna that the "self-respecting and patriotic Hindus will not allow the matches...
  • No 'Sach Ka Saamna' for Rahul Mahajan, Monica 22-11-2011 02:25 PM

    Mumbai: Buzz is that Rahul Mahajan and Monica Bedi are not too gung-ho about agreeing to feature in the next season of TV reality show Sach Ka Saamna. Both are infamous for their controversial images in public. The channel bosses, however, are still trying to get the two celebrities to...
  • Shiv Sena slams Team Anna for flaying politicians 07-11-2011 10:42 AM

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has hit out at anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare and his team for targeting political parties. The party in its mouthpiece 'Saamna' said, "Just who gave the right to Team Anna to give certificates to political parties?" It added, "Who gave them the right to say that...
  • Sena pokes fun at Modi's absence from BJP meet 01-10-2011 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: It is day two of the BJP National Executive and the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is not attending the meet. The Shiv Sena on Saturday took a dig at Modi as also ally BJP's discomfiture. An article in its mouthpiece 'Saamna' titled "How Modi's dandiya has the...
  • Shiv Sena targets SRK yet again 26-11-2010 10:20 AM

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena targeted Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan in its party mouthpiece Saamna on Friday. Sena slammed the actor for appearing on a Pakistani TV show on the second anniversary of the 26/11 terror attack. Shiv Sena mouthpiece Saamna claims that SRK will also host a dinner party at...
  • Maharashtra govt ready to clamp down on Sena's Saamna 04-02-2010 10:21 PM

    Saamna's editor says he is not worried about a ban. ...
  • Sena's Saamna continues attack on SRK, Rahul 03-02-2010 10:25 PM

    Anger growing in Mumbai as the Shiv Sena continues its attacks on Shah Rukh Khan. ...