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  • Shiv Sena slams Prabhu for depriving Maharashtra in Railway Budget Yesterday

    Mumbai: A day after Suresh Prabhu presented the Railway budget, a disappointed Shiv Sena on Friday said barring a few announcements Maharashtra has not received any "long-term benevolence" from the Centre and that much more was expected from the BJP leader. "A lot more was expected out of Suresh Prabhu as...
  • Land bill: Shiv Sena to launch awareness drive for farmers 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday asked party workers to travel across Maharashtra to aware farmers about the Centre's proposed land reforms bill, party sources said. Thackeray's decision came after a series of meetings on Wednesday with senior leaders, legislators, parliamentarians and district-level activists about the ramifications of the...
  • PM Modi consults his top ministers over Land Acquisition Ordinance 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his top ministers on Wednesday amidst the government trying to build consensus for proposed land bill but according to the government sources it is in no mood to call an all party meet on the issue. However, it may talk to parties separately....
  • Mumbai: MNS activists allegedly vandalise Kharghar toll plaza on Tuesday evening 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Nearly ten to twelve men, suspected to be workers of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) have allegedly attacked a toll plaza in Navi Mumbai's Kharghar on Tuesday evening. Reportedly, the manager at the toll plaza, Rakesh Singh has sustained injuries. The act was caught on the CCTV cameras installed...
  • Live: Government concerned after Shiv Sena and Akalis oppose Land Acquisition Bill 3 days ago

    Day three of the Budget Session is likely to see more disruptions over the Land Acquisition Bill. The PM is likely meeting his top ministers to discuss the impasse. The government is very concerned after allies Shiv Sena and Akali Dal both have expressed reservations. Shiv Sena has openly called...
  • Shiv Sena backs RSS chief, claims Mother Teresa's service to poor was aimed at conversion 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Despite severe criticism from various quarters, Rashtriya Swamsevak Sangh has found support from Shiv Sena over his comments on Nobel laureate Mother Teresa. Backing Bhagwat, Sena claimed that there was nothing wrong in saying that her work was aimed at converting the religion of the poor people. "What's wrong...
  • Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Danve to meet Uddhav Thackeray for better coordination 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Leaders of the ruling BJP and Shiv Sena will meet in Mumbai soon to ensure better coordination between the alliance partners in Maharashtra. "BJP state President Raosaheb Danve will meet Sena President Uddhav Thackeray to discuss smooth coordination between the two ruling parties," a senior Sena leader told after a...
  • Storm over land bill: Has Modi government's reforms agenda hit a roadblock? 3 days ago

    Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's alles like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. ...
  • Shiv Sena skips NDA meet on land bill, conveys reservations to Centre 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party-ally in Centre and Maharashtra Shiv Sena skipped the National Democratic Alliance meeting on Land Amendment Bill called on Tuesday evening. The BJP was to allay its allies' fears on land bill at the meeting. Shiv Sena sources have said that the party's reservations on the proposed...
  • Shiv Sena, BJP to hold first co-ordination meeting in Maharashtra 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Even as the Shiv Sena targeted Bharatiya Janata Party over the Land Acquisition Amendment Bill, the two allies are set to hold their first co-ordination committee meeting on Tuesday evening in Maharashtra. The Sena has been continuously targetting the Devendra Fadnavis government, the most recently over the killing of...
  • Land Bill tabled in Lok Sabha amidst protests by Opposition, BJP allies; Congress walks out 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Amidst boycott by the Congress, the NDA government on Tuesday introduced the Land Acquisition Bill in the Lok Sabha. Not only the entire Opposition but also BJP's alles like the Shiv Sena and Swabhimani Paksha opposed the controversial Bill. Sanjay Raut of the Shiv Sena said on protest against...
  • Shiv Sena defends PM Modi on auction of monogrammed suit 1 week ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Saturday came to the defence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the auction of his pinstripe monogrammed suit and said the two-piece ensemble was valued highly because of the person who wore it. "Instead of criticising, Congress can auction the wardrobe and footwear of Rahul Gandhi...
  • CM gives nod to nightlife proposal, says Aaditya Thackeray February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena youth wing president Aaditya Thackeray on Tuesday said Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had accepted his proposal to allow eateries, theatres, etc., to remain open all night in the city. "CM has accepted my proposal of nightlife and assured me that necessary amendments to laws by March/August Session...
  • Maharashtra: Sena condemns attack on Govind Pansare, slams BJP for poor law and order situation February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Condemning the attack on communist leader Govind Pansare, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government in Maharashtra over the "deteriorating" law and order situation. "Pansare was shot when Sun's rays were illuminating Kolhapur. All this is happening in our own Maharashtra, despite change in...
  • Bihar political crisis: Court to give ruling on decisions taken by Manjhi government February 16, 2015

    New Delhi/ Patna: A Bihar court is slated to give its ruling on a petition by the Janata Dal (United) against the decisions taken by the Manjhi government in Bihar. Bihar is undergoing a political crisis as Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi defied his own party JDU and refused to...
  • Shiv Sena slams BJP over links with Jitan Ram Manjhi, says supporting him would be a sin February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Monday slammed its ally Bharatiya Janata Party over its links with Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi saying supporting him would be a sin. In a scathing editorial in its mouthpiece Saamana, Sena said Manjhi has been acting like an inexperienced politician since day one. "From the very...
  • Maharashtra: Modi, Pawar share dais, trigger talks of political realignment February 14, 2015

    Baramati: Putting behind the rancour of bitterly fought Maharashtra Assembly polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday shared dais with NCP leader Sharad Pawar and had lunch with him, setting off speculation about a possible political realignment in the state. Though the two leaders insisted that no political meaning should...
  • Shah Rukh Khan and director Karan Johar get nostalgic as 'My name is Khan' completes five years February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: 'My Name Is Khan', a movie about an autistic man's journey to meet the US President to give one message -- 'My name is Khan, and I am not a terrorist' -- Thursday clocked five years. This made its lead actor Shah Rukh Khan and director Karan Johar nostalgic. "An...
  • Every hero of politics should tread with caution: Shiv Sena February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: In a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi after BJP's rout in Delhi Assembly polls, Shiv Sena on Friday said a "hero of politics" should not be under the misconception of having unstinted support of the people. "It is impossible to say whose wave will sweep away whom in...
  • Learn from Delhi defeat: Allies to PM Modi February 11, 2015

    After Tuesday's colossal defeat, the knives are out and the BJP's allies Shiv Sena and PDP have asked the PM Narendra Modi to learn from this defeat, while potential ally PDP has asked for a course-correction. ...
  • Vijay Goel hits out at Sena for targeting PM Modi for BJP's defeat in Delhi polls February 11, 2015

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vijay Goel hit out at its ally Shiv Sena for targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the humiliating loss in the Delhi Assembly election. Goel said, "Who is Saamna to comment? These elections were of Delhi? Right now party should introspect on the reasons and...
  • Shiv Sena-BJP rift widens, Sena Minister may quit, claims being sidelined in Maharashtra Cabinet February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: The rift is widening between the Bharatiya Janata Party and its ally Shiv Sena in Maharashtra following the former's mauling in Delhi Assembly elections. MoS Revenue Sanjay Rathod of the Shiv Sena has alleged that he has been sidelined in the Devendra Fadnavis Cabinet. Rathod's allegations came after the Sena...
  • BJP reduced to 'dirt' by AAP in Delhi polls, says Shiv Sena February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: In a stinging attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party after its rout in Delhi Assembly polls, Shiv Sena on Wednesday said the saffron party has been turned into "dirt" by the broom-wielding Aam Aadmi Party and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the poor show. The Sena also said it's...
  • Shiv Sena targets Narendra Modi, calls BJP's Delhi debacle PM's mistake February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: A day after Aam Aadmi Party's landslide victory in the Delhi elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party's oldest ally Shiv Sena has taken a dig at the party after their near wipeout in national capital. In an article in its mouthpiece Saamna, the party has made a scathing attack at...
  • First break alliance, then attack Modi: BJP to Shiv Sena February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: An angry BJP on Tuesday took strong exception to Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray's criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the poll rout in Delhi and dared its saffron partner to first quit the alliance and then attack its leaders. "Instead of concentrating on what is happening in...
  • After Delhi election debacle, rift surfaces in BJP, Shiv Sena February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: An angry BJP on Tuesday took strong exception to Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray's criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the poll rout in Delhi and dared its saffron partner to first quit the alliance and then attack its leaders. "Instead of concentrating on what is happening in Delhi,...
  • Delhi loss 'defeat' for PM Modi: Uddhav Thackeray February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: With BJP left badly bruised in the Delhi Assembly poll, ally Shiv Sena on Tuesday added to its woes saying the outcome amounted to "defeat" for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and showed that tsunami is mightier than the "Modi wave". "It would not be wrong to call the results a...
  • Lot more needs to be done to stop farmer suicides: Maharashtra government February 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Facing criticism from its ally Shiv Sena over farmer suicides in the state's drought-hit regions, Maharashtra government has admitted that a lot more needs to be done to stop such incidents. The government is working towards increasing the agricultural productivity of farmers and some big measures will be announced...
  • Maharashtra: BJP failed to keep promises during its 100 days in power, says Congress February 7, 2015

    Nagpur: Launching an attack on the ruling BJP government on its completion of 100 days in power, Maharashtra Congress on Saturday said it failed to deliver electoral promises and only restricted itself to making "announcements". The opposition Congress accused the BJP-Shiv Sena government of reneging promises, particularly on issue of...
  • 'Socialist', 'Secular' should not be removed from Constitution: CPI January 31, 2015

    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....