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  • Nationalist Congress Party back-stabbed Bal Thackeray: Uddhav Thackeray 7 hours 10 minutes ago

    Thane: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said it was the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) that had "back-stabbed" party supremo Bal Thackeray even as he accused Sharad Pawar of "pitting" people against each other for deriving political mileage. "It was NCP which back-stabbed Bal Thackeray. NCP chief (Sharad Pawar) is...
  • Shiv Kapur finishes disappointing 52nd, Kiradech wins in Shenzhen 10 hours 5 minutes ago

    Shenzhen: Shiv Kapur tumbled down the leaderboard with a final round of four-over 76 that had two bogeys and one double bogey and no birdies to finish tied 52nd at the Shenzhen International golf tournament, on Sunday. Kapur, who had a great start this week with a 67, finished at one-over...
  • Shiv Kapur 28th as Kiradech takes lead in Shenzhen Yesterday

    Shenzhen: Shiv Kapur frittered away a fine front nine with two bogeys including one on the closing 18th hole to card two-under 70 on the third day of the Shenzhen International on Saturday. The Indian golfer, who was seventh at the end of the opening day, slipped to 29th after the...
  • TWTW: Shiv Sena and controversies Yesterday

    In yet another controversy, Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamana by Sanjay Raut called for revoking the voting rights of Muslims. Raut said revoking voting rights of Muslims will also ensure the end of vote bank politics. ...
  • Watch : The Week That Wasn't with Cyrus Broacha Yesterday

    In this episode of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on Congress Vice president on his return after a 56-day long sabbatical, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's return after a three-nation tour of France, Germany and Canada, Shiv Sena and Hillary Clinton announces her bid for US presidential polls 2016. ...
  • Shiv Kapur makes cut, placed tied 29th after end of day 2 2 days ago

    Shenzhen: Shiv Kapur slipped from a top-10 position to remain tied 29th over the last four holes at the Shenzhen International golf tournament on Friday. Having made the cut, Kapur will have the chance to make amends over the weekend. Kapur shot 69 in the first round and carded 74 in...
  • Delhi Court fixes Uber rape case for May 1 3 days ago

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday fixed May 1 for hearing the Uber cab rape case after it was informed that the Supreme Court has continued the stay on the proceedings till further orders. Additional Sessions Judge Kaveri Baweja deferred the hearing as the apex court has already summoned the...
  • BJP mocks Rahul Gandhi return, says Congress, Vice President both 'confused' 3 days ago

    New Delhi: BJP on Thursday greeted Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's return with sarcasm as it asked him to tell the people whether or not he wanted to continue in politics and also took a jibe at the opposition party over its "leadership crisis". Noting that he has been in the...
  • Riya Sen's outburst on 'delayed' response of firemen irks Shiv Sena 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Slamming Bollywood actress Riya Sen for her tweets saying that she was "ashamed" of Mumbai, Shiv Sena on Wednesday said the city is respected by people as it gives shelter to everyone. A fire had broke out at her twin apartments in Juhu on Sunday following which the 34-year-old actress...
  • Wasn't talking about revoking Muslims voting right but about ending vote bank politics: Uddhav Thackeray 4 days ago

    Mumbai: After being attacked from all quarters, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday clarified his party leader Sanjay Raut's remarks calling for the revocation of voting rights of Muslims. Thackeray said that Raut merely spoke about how Muslims are often exploited by several political parties as a vote bank....
  • Shiv Sena wants mandatory family planning for Muslims, Christians 4 days ago

    Mumbai: After stoking controversy with its demand that Muslims be stripped of their voting rights, Shiv Sena on Wednesday advocated compulsory family planning for Muslims and Christians to check their "rising" population. "By only increasing the population, one can try and convert the country into Pakistan, but cannot give quality and...
  • Non-Hindus should not be allowed at Har ki Pauri: Yogi Adityanath 4 days ago

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, has targeted non-Hindus and called for a ban on their entry into the world famour Har Ki Pauri in Haridwar. Adityanath called for stopping non-Hindus from entering the religious place during a function in Haridwar and added...
  • UP: Shiv Sena hoardings call BJP leaders 'fake' devotees of lord Ram 5 days ago

    Kanpur: After Shiv Sena dubbed its ally Bharatiya Janata Party a party of "fake" followers of Lord Ram, hoardings were put up on Monday in various areas of the city saying "Beware of fake devotees of Lord Ram". When Shiv Sena UP Secretary General Manoj Tiwari was asked who these fake...
  • Rajnath Singh evades queries on Sena's demand 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday refused to be drawn into the controversy over ally Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut's demand for scrapping voting rights of Muslims. The Home Minister, who was speaking on the sidelines of a meeting on 'Untouchability No More', was queried about the editorial in...
  • Owaisi slams Sanjay Raut, says no one can take away voting rights of Muslims 6 days ago

    AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi has slammed Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut for demanding the revocation of voting rights of Muslims. Owaisi said no one can take away the voting rights of Muslims. He also asked the Centre to clarify its stand on Sanjay Raut's remark. "No one can take away...
  • India can ill-afford Shiv Sena and Owaisis agenda of communal hatred 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut's statement advocating the disenfranchisement of Muslims in India comes as no shock to me. And just as I have moved the National Commission for Minorities and Election Commission of India to act against his hate speech BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj, who advocated Hindu...
  • Maharashtra Congress demands cancellation of Sanjay Raut's Rajya Sabha membership 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Congress unit on Monday demanded action against Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut and cancellation of his Rajya Sabha membership after he called for revoking the voting rights of Muslims. In an article in party's mouthpiece Saamana, Raut said revoking voting rights of Muslims will also ensure the...
  • BJP ally Shiv Sena calls for revoking voting rights of Muslims to end vote bank politics 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Saturday stirred a fresh controversy as it called for revoking voting rights of Muslims. The article written by Sena leader Sanjay Raut in party's mouthpiece Saamana said revoking voting rights of Muslims will also ensure the end of votebank politics. The article said, "Till Muslims are...
  • Its' not easy to make people laugh: Shiv Pandit 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor Shiv Pandit, who is trying his luck in comedy for the first time with 'Solid Patels', says it's not easy to make people laugh. "I am doing comedy for the first time and it's a very difficult and the toughest genre," Shiv Pandit told IANS. "I feel it's not easy...
  • Maharashtra Assembly bypolls: 42% turnout in Bandra, 58% in Tasgaon April 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Around 42 per cent voters on Saturday exercised their franchise in the keenly watched by-election to the Maharashtra Assembly from Bandra East, where Congress heavyweight and former chief minister Narayan Rane is taking on Shiv Sena and MIM rivals. In Tasgaon-Kavthe Mahankal, where Suman Patil, wife of former home minister...
  • Shiv Sena stages protest against release of Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi April 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Shiv Sena on Saturday staged a protest against Pakistan in New Delhi over the release of Mumbai terror attack mastermind Zaki-ur Rehman Lakhvi from jail, demanding that the neighbouring country should be declared a terrorist state. Scores of protesters reached Jantar Mantar shouting anti-Pakistan slogans and burnt posters of...
  • Maharashtra: 9 per cent voting till 10 AM in Bandra (East) bypoll April 11, 2015

    Mumbai: A voter turnout of nine per cent has been registered till 10 AM in Bandra (East) Assembly by-election in suburban Mumbai, while six per cent has been registered in Tasgaon Kavthe-Mahankal constituency in Sangli district. While Congress' Narayan Rane is taking on Shiv Sena nominee Trupti Sawant in prestigious Bandra...
  • Marathi film row: AAP backs Shobhaa De, says she can speak her mind April 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Amid a row over Maharashtra government's move to reserve prime time slots in multiplexes for screening of Marathi movies, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday came out in support of noted columnist Shobhaa De who has raised hackles of Shiv Sena by criticising the proposal. "Marathi culture needs encouragement....
  • Had Bal Thackeray not tried to preserve Marathi culture, Shobhaa De's forefathers would 'have been born in Pakistan': Shiv Sena April 9, 2015

    Mumbai: In a vitriolic attack against Shobha De for opposing mandatory screening of Marathi films, Shiv Sena on Thursday said had Bal Thackeray not done "dadagiri" to preserve Marathi culture, her forefathers would "have been born in Pakistan" and she would have "attended Page-3 parties in a burqa". De, reacting to...
  • Shiv Sena targets Shobhaa De, says she has insulted Maharashtrian food culture April 9, 2015

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' on Thursday hit out at the writer Shobhaa De saying she has insulted Maharashtrian food culture by mocking Vadapav and Misal. The write-up comes a day after a Sena MLA moved a privilege motion against her in the Assembly. In her tweet about the government's order...
  • Uber rape case: Will lay down law on whether accused has right to recall witness, says SC April 8, 2015

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that it will lay down a law as to whether an accused has got the right to get witnesses recalled for their re-examination in a criminal case. "We are going to lay down the law that whether witnesses can be recalled at the...
  • Marathi film row: Privilege motion against Shobhaa De for her tweet on Maharashtra street food April 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Strongly reacting to the criticism of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Maharashtrian street food, a Shiv Sena MLA has given a privilege motion in Assembly against columnist Shobhaa De seeking an apology from her. She had tweeted, "No more pop corn at multiplexes in Mumbai? Dahi misal and vada pav...
  • Narendra Modi should clean the filth that comes from the mouth of his MPs: Shiv Sena April 7, 2015

    Mumbai: Attacking Prime Minister Narendra Modi over controversial statements made by his parliamentarians, ally Shiv Sena said that in his clean India campaign, he should focus on cleaning the filth created by his MPs. "PM Modi must cleanse his party of members like Gandhi under his flagship Swachch Bharat Abhiyaan," Shiv...
  • Cabinet reshuffle likely soon, 3 Ministers of State may be elevated: sources April 4, 2015

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to go for a second round of Cabinet reshuffle early next week before he heads for Europe and Canada tour, sources said on Saturday. Three Ministers of State are likely to be elevated as Cabinet Ministers. Ministers of State Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi, Rajiv...
  • Shiv Sena takes a jibe on Naseeruddin Shah over Indo-Pak remarks March 30, 2015

    Mumbai: Taking a dig on Naseeruddin Shah after he expressed regret over the strained relations between India and Pakistan, the Shiv Sena on Monday said the veteran Bollywood actor can seek his answers from those who have been victims of terrorist activities carried out from the soil of the neighbouring...