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  • 'Socialist', 'Secular' should not be removed from Constitution: CPI 21 hours 15 minutes ago

    Hyderabad: Noting that secularism reflected the "character" of India, Communist Party of India national general secretary Suravaram Sudhakar Reddy on Saturday decried what he termed were attempts to drop the word "secular" from the Preamble of the Constitution and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi come clear on the issue....
  • Shiv Sena slams BJP over farmers' suicides in Vidarbha 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Slamming its ally BJP, the Shiv Sena on Friday said that while Maharashtra Chief Minister was busy clinching business deals and attracting investments in the state, it was "heart wrenching" that debt-ridden farmers of Vidarbha were committing suicide. The BJP-led state government has failed to meet the expectations of the...
  • India salutes Colonel MN Rai martyred in anti-terror operations in J&K, his last rites performed 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With full state honours, Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, the commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles, is being cremated in New Delhi on Thursday. Commissioned into the 2/9 Gorkha Rifles, the 39-year-old Colonel Rai was martyred along with Jammu and Kashmir Police constable Sanjeev Singh in an encounter with...
  • Col MN Rai's body brought to New Delhi, to be cremated with military honours 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, the commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles, will be cremated in New Delhi on Thursday after he was martyred along with one policeman in an encounter with Hijbul Mujahideen terrorists in Tral area of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday evening. The brave soldier...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena drops a political bomb, says drop 'secularism' from preamble 3 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the Centre is facing yet another controversy after its ally Shiv Sena said it wants the words 'socialist' and 'secular' removed from the Preamble of the Constitution of India. ...
  • Shiv Sena wants 'secular' & 'socialist' dropped from the constitution: Reactions from across the country 3 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the Centre is facing yet another controversy after its ally Shiv Sena said it wants the words 'socialist' and 'secular' removed from the Preamble of the Constitution of India. CNN-IBN asks whether Shiv Sena is playing with fire. ...
  • Shiv Sena vs Secularism: Are politicians playing with fire? 3 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the Centre is facing yet another controversy after its ally Shiv Sena said that they welcome the removal of the words 'socialist' and 'secular' from the Constitution. ...
  • Words 'secular' ,'socialist' must be removed from Constitution, India belongs to Hindus, says Shiv Sena 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the Centre is facing yet another controversy after its ally Shiv Sena said it wants the words 'socialist' and 'secular' removed from the Preamble of the Constitution of India. "Removing the words socialist and secular is not controversy but the feeling of crores...
  • Don't take our support to BJP Government in Maharashtra for granted: Uddhav Thackeray January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Asserting that his support to the BJP in Maharashtra should not be taken for granted, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said his party had joined the Government to provide stability to the State, where no party had emerged clear winner in the October Assembly polls. "Just because we...
  • Shiv Sena demands Google Doodle for Bal Thackeray January 17, 2015

    Mumbai: In a demand that must have taken the US-based search engine giant by surprise, Shiv Sena has sought a "Google Doodle" for its late founder, Bal Thackeray, for his 89th birth anniversary on January 23. Rahul Shewale, Sena MP from Mumbai South Central, said he has written to Google and...
  • NCP, Congress, Sena asked to vacate offices for construction of Colaba metro line January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: A big buck infrastructure project is likely to displace several politicians in Mumbai. Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Congress and Shiv Sena in Mumbai have been asked to vacate their party offices for the construction of Colaba's new metro line. The plot of land on which these offices are constructed is...
  • Mumbai: Raj visits Uddhav Thackeray's photo exhibition January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday paid a visit to the ongoing photography exhibition of his cousin and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray at the Jehangir Art Gallery. Uddhav, an avid photographer, is holding as exhibition after a gap of 11 years. The two brothers met at the exhibition...
  • Marathi TV actress held 'captive' by Rajasthan producer in 1995, rescued by Bal Thackeray January 5, 2015

    Thane: Marathi theatre and TV actress Supriya Pathare on Monday claimed she was held "captive" for three months by a producer in Rajasthan during the shooting of a film and was rescued at the intervention of late Sena supremo Bal Thackeray. Addressing "Mahila Suraksha Parisanvad" (seminar on women's safety) at an...
  • Shiv Sena protests against Ghulam Ali's music show; 15 held January 3, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Shiv Sena on Saturday held protests demanding cancellation of Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali's music show in the city on Sunday. Fifteen Sena workers were later arrested for holding the protests, police said. "Police today arrested 15 members of Shiv Sena at Karnavati Club in SG highway area here for protesting...
  • Cleared 25 development plans in 15 days: Maharashtra CM December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Moving forward with his agenda of development, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Monday said his government cleared 25 pending proposals within 15 days of assuming power and maintained that farm sector is going through a difficult phase. Fadnavis, who assumed charge in October-end, asserted that the BJP-Shiv Sena administration...
  • Shiv Sena dares Centre to capture Dawood in Osama-like operation December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Taking a swipe at the Centre following release of a tape claiming Dawood Ibrahim's presence in Karachi, the Shiv Sena on Monday dared the government to undertake an operation to capture the evasive underworld don just as US forces eliminated terror leader Osama Bin Laden. The Sena, a constituent of...
  • Centre failed to perceive Assam's grim situation: Shiv Sena December 26, 2014

    Mumbai: In the wake of the massacre of tribals in Assam by a Bodo group, the Shiv Sena on Friday hit out at the Centre saying that it has till date failed to understand the grim situation in the north-eastern state. The Sena also said that the issue of violence in...
  • Shiv Sena wants Bharat Ratna for its founder Bal Thackeray December 25, 2014

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Wednesday demanded that its founder patriarch late Bal Thackeray should also be honoured posthumously with the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award. The demand was made by party leader and former Lok Sabha speaker Manohar Joshi, who listed Thackeray's achievements and contributions to the society and...
  • Shiv Sena demands Bharat Ratna for Bal Thackeray December 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena today demanded Bharat Ratna for its founder Bal Thackeray, a day when the country's highest civilian honour was bestowed on former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and late freedom fighter and educationist Madan Mohan Malviya. The party, a BJP ally, said while it was heartening to see that...
  • Congress's Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil appointed LoP in Maharashtra Assembly December 23, 2014

    Nagpur: Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil of the Congress was on Tuesday appointed as Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly. Speaker Haribhau Bagde in a suo moto statement made the announcement in the Lower House and installed Patil as LoP. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Shiv Sena group leader and Minister...
  • Ram Temple should be birthday gift to Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Shiv Sena MPs December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena members in Lok Sabha on Monday sought rolling out of Uniform Civil Code, abrogation of Article 370 and construction of Ram temple in Ayodhya as a "birthday gift" to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee whose birth anniversary falls on December 25. Sena MP Arvind Sawant said...
  • Nothing wrong with reverse conversions, says Shiv Sena December 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Monday said that there's nothing wrong with reverse conversions and flayed "those who kept mum when Hindus were converted to Muslims." "Till yesterday, Hindus were converted to Muslims. Then, nobody said those were done forcibly or through enticement. But now when the Ganga has started flowing in...
  • Islamic State link, BJP-Shiv Sena alliance dominate headlines in Maharashtra December 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Four Kalyan youths joining the ISIS in Iraq, a low-intensity blast in Pune, enhanced underworld threat to Bollywood personalities and the crisis hit NSEL promoter's arrest in an alleged Rs 5600-crore scam were some crime cases that hogged headlines in Maharashtra during 2014. Terror menace resurfaced in the state on...
  • Amitabh Bachchan mourns for mother on seventh death anniversary December 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, says he does not want to remember the years he has spent in his mother's absence. Bachchan, 72, took to his blog to pay tribute to Teji today on her seventh death anniversary. "Maa! Just felt like saying the word... I lost my mother today. And...
  • Maharashtra: Eknath Shinde receives threat calls, security beefed up December 20, 2014

    Thane: Senior Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde allegedly received a death threat on his cell phone following which security has been stepped up at his Maharashtra residence. A police officer in the Thane Commissionerate on the condition of anonymity said that police has provided extra security to his family at his...
  • Tackle Saeed first, then vow to fight terror: Shiv Sena tells Pakistan December 19, 2014

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday said that Pakistan should first take to task JuD leader and Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed before vowing to eliminate terrorists from its soil in view of the ghastly massacre of school children in Peshawar. "This country (Pakistan) is kind of terrorist manufacturing factory. That...
  • Protest against Pakistan before Champions Trophy final, crowd heckles team December 14, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: The Pakistan hockey team faced heckles and jeers from the crowd and a protest from the 'Odisha Suraksha Sena' here before the FIH Men's Champions Trophy final on Sunday, after their shameless celebrations on beating India in the semi-finals a day earlier. Members of the 'Odisha Suraksha Sena' protested...
  • 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha December 14, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on the Shiv Sena-BJP Maharashtra government, Delhi rape, Grammy awards and Arvind Kejriwal's visit to Dubai and New York in business class. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha talks about the BJP-Shiv Sena government in Maharashtra December 14, 2014

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha talks about the Shiv Sena joining the BJP government. With the cabinet expansion Shiv Sena and BJP join hands again after 15 years. ...