Shiv Sainiks

  • Will not mediate between Uddhav and Manohar Joshi: Munde November 9, 2013

    Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde, on Saturday, said he would not "mediate" to effect a patch up between senior Shiv Sena leader Manohar Joshi and party president Uddhav Thackeray. "I will not broker to end the disagreement between the two," Munde said while replying to a query on Uddhav apparently cold-shouldering...
  • 'Shiv Sainiks will decide on Bal Thackeray's memorial' November 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Appealing for restrain over the debate on erecting a memorial for his late father and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, party executive president Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday said, the decision in this regard will be taken by lakhs of Sainiks. "This is not the time to argue on the...
  • What's the legacy left behind by Bal Thackeray November 18, 2012

    Mumbai came to a virtual standstill on Sunday as Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray was laid to rest. ...
  • Mumbai shuts down, bids farewell to Bal Thackeray November 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Mumbai came to a virtual standstill on Sunday as Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, a Hindutva mascot and flagbearer of Marathi pride, was laid to rest and lakhs of mourners joined the Marathi leader's grieving family to bid him a tearful farewell. A sea of people, unprecedented in recent...
  • Shiv Sainiks disrupt Ajay Devgn's 'Tezz' shoot March 1, 2012

    Mumbai: There were some unexpected guests on the sets of 'Tezz' at Filmistan Studios yesterday. A couple of Shiv Sainiks arrived to check on the foreigners who were present for the shoot. Mallika Sherawat, who is doing an item number Laila in the movie, was shooting when the Shiv Sainiks...
  • India’s shame: incidents of hatred on V-Day February 14, 2009

    New Delhi: The nation saw shocking pictures of moral policing from the same cops who were expected to check such incidents on Valentines Day. This sub-inspector publicly beat up a couple in Haryana's Jind and even dragged the girl to the police station by her hair. Later, on reaching the...
  • Shiv Sainiks cry foul over Goa govt's bid to restore fort July 20, 2008

    Panaji: A 300-year-old fort is the site of a fresh controversy in Goa. Originally built by Sultan Adil Shah in 1551, the Reis Magos Fort today stands in ruins. But Goa Government's plan to restore it has run into a roadblock. “This project was initiated by the earlier government. They...
  • 'Police knew of threat to MLA' | Sena men lynch MLA February 10, 2008

    Mumbai: Local Congress leader Gyaneshwar Sathawane was lynched, allegedly by Shiv Sena supporters in Tarsa village near Nagpur on Thursday night. Eyewitnesses report Sathawne was attacked with sticks and iron rods. “They (the attackers) even snatched lathis from policemen deployed there," said a witness, Gajju. Sathawne's family allege that he had written to...
  • Morality brigade out against Mandira June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The morality brigade is out on the street again to protest against Mandira Bedi's flag fiasco on a satellite television channel during the live telecast of the World Cup cricket final on Saturday. The controversy erupted after the TV anchor was spotted wearing a sari, which had an image...