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  • Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray drags Sharad Pawar into slanging match against BJP's Eknath Khadse 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The war of words between ruling BJP and opposition Shiv Sena escalated on Wednesday with Maharashtra Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse raking up Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's "non-farming" background and the latter hitting back with an oblique reference to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on "empty promises" made in run-up to...
  • Former BJP ally Shiv Sena to be the 'principal opposition' party in Maharashtra Assembly 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena will play the role of principal Opposition in the winter session of the Maharashtra Assembly beginning December 8, party leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday said. "I have no knowledge of any talks between my party and BJP. As of now, we are an opposition party and will...
  • Maharashtra: Shiv Sena would be accommodated in cabinet expansion, says BJP minister 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Maharashtra PWD Minister Chandrakant Patil said that the estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the cabinet expansion before the winter session of the Assembly starts on December 8. The Sena, on the other hand, said it was firm on the demand of a...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 17, 2014

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  • News 360: Mudgal report gives clean chit to Srinivasan, Meiyappan indicted in IPL spot-fixing November 17, 2014

    Huge relief came N Srinivasan's way on Monday when findings of the Justice Mukul Mudgal Committee's report on IPL spot-fixing confirmed that he and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan were not involved in match-fixing; however, Srinivasan was aware of corruption in the IPL and Meiyappan did place bets. ...
  • Bal Thackeray's death anniversary: Signs of thaw between Uddhav and Raj November 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Signs of thaw were visible between estranged cousins - Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and Raj Thackeray - on an occasion to observe former Shiv Sena supremo supreme late Balasaheb Thackeray in Mumbai on Monday. The two cousins Uddhav and Raj were spotted at Balasaheb's memorial chatting and sitting next...
  • Strong possibility of Sena coming together with BJP: Manohar Joshi November 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Senior Shiv Sena Manohar Joshi on Monday claimed that there was a strong likelihood of the party coming together with the Bharatiya Janata Party on principles of Hindutva. "There is a strong likelihood of the Shiv Sena coming together with the BJP on the principles of Hindutva. But we do...
  • BJP didn't give Advani full details on break-up: Shiv Sena November 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Two days after BJP patriarch LK Advani held the Shiv Sena responsible for breaking ties with his party, the Sena on Sunday shot back at the octogenarian saying his party failed to provide him with complete information on the alliance breakdown. Advani during a function in Patna on November 14...
  • Shiv Sena to flex muscles on Bal Thackeray's second death anniversary November 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena will flex its muscles on the second death anniversary of its founder-patriarch, late Bal Thackeray on Monday. Hundreds of thousands of Shiv Sainiks are expected to visit the Thackeray memorial at Shivaji Park for which elaborate arrangements have been put in place, said party secretary and parliamentarian...
  • Uddhav Thackeray is completely clueless about what to do: Congress MLA Nitesh Rane November 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Congress MLA Nitesh Rane on Tuesday said that Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray was completely clueless as to the future course for his party. "Uddhav Thackeray has no idea which side he is on and why is he on that side. He does not know where he has to take...
  • No support if BJP goes with NCP, says Shiv Sena November 10, 2014

    The Shiv Sena continues to keep its cards close to the chest refraining from taking a final decision on the alliance with the BJP. Party chief Uddhav Thackeray said that the Shiv Sena will sit in the Opposition if the BJP takes support from the NCP. The final decision is...
  • BJP in pole position: Is the party moving beyond its allies? November 9, 2014

    The Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party tussle is likely to get more murkier as the former boycotted the swearing-in ceremony of a new set of Union ministers on Sunday. ...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor November 9, 2014

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  • Shiv Sena gives more time to BJP, ready to sit in opposition if latter takes NCP's support November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The rift between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena widened on Sunday with the latter giving an ultimatum to its senior partner that it will part ways with it if it accepted support from the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Maharashtra. A high voltage drama went on throughout...
  • Uddhav Thackeray to hold a press conference on Sunday evening, says Vinayak Raut November 9, 2014

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Shiv Sena leader Vinayak Raut said that Uddhav Thackeray is to hold a press conference on Sunday evening. "Final decision will be announced at the press conference," said Raut. ...
  • BJP-Shiv Sena ties turn bitter, Sena may pull out from Centre, may sit in opposition in Maharashtra November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party tussle is likely to get more murkier as the former boycotted the swearing-in ceremony of a new set of Union ministers on Sunday. Sena MP Anil Desai not taking oath as Union Minister on Sunday and the induction of Suresh Prabhu, who had been...
  • No new Sena minister, Uddhav may pull out of Modi government November 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The simmering tension between Shiv Sena and BJP came to a boil on Sunday as Sena MP Anil Desai failed to take oath as Union Minister amid talk that Uddhav Thackeray will pull the party out of the government at the Centre and play Opposition in Maharashtra. Desai, who...
  • Talks on with BJP, no ultimatum issued, says Sena's Sanjay Raut November 8, 2014

    Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said the final decision will be taken by party chief Uddhav Thackeray. Raut said, "Talks are still on with BJP. No ultimatum has been given. Uddhav Thackeray will take a final call." The remarks came after sources said that the Sena has started paperwork to...
  • Shiv Sena does not want to comment on Cabinet expansion: Neelam Gorhe November 6, 2014

    Uddhav Thackeray met Shiv Sena leaders at Sena Bhawan on Thursday. The meet was attended by senior Sena leaders including Subhash Desai. "Shiv Sena does not want to comment on Cabinet expansion," said Shiv Sena leader Neelam Gorhe. ...
  • Maharashtra: Shiv Sena calls meet as deadline set for BJP nears November 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Even as the Shiv Sena is yet to seal the deal with Bharatiya Janata Party on a coalition government in Maharashtra, Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has called a meeting of party leaders at the Sena Bhavan in Mumbai. Sena leaders Anil Desai and Subhash Desai were present in the...
  • Talks between Shiv Sena and BJP 'stuck' over deputy chief minister's post November 4, 2014

    Mumbai: With just a week left for the Devendra Fadnavis government to prove its majority in the Maharashtra Assembly, Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena are yet to resolve their differences over terms for the latter's participation in the ministry, deputy's chief minister's post being one of the sticking points. While...
  • Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray's daughter meets with a road accident November 2, 2014

    Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray's daughter Urvashi Thackeray met with a road accident on Sunday. Thackeray also postponed his visit to Kalyan-Dombivali area after the accident. Party sources said that Urvashi, his daughter, suffered "minor injuries" in the accident, and was admitted to Hinduja hospital. She was recovering well, they said. Thackeray...
  • Raj Thackeray meets Fadnavis, refuses to clarify on his support to BJP in Maharashtra Assembly November 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday. Thackeray said that the meeting was to discuss killing of three Dalits in Ahmednagar. On October 21, a day after the killings, bodies of three members, one of them decapitated, were found dumped in a dry...
  • Do not take people for granted: Shiv Sena's advise to Fadnavis government November 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena on Saturday cautioned new Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis against taking the people for granted and asked him to fulfil the expectations of the common man. "The new Government is like a newly-wed woman who initially pleases her mother-in-law. In this case the mother-in-law is the people of...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 31, 2014

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  • News 360: 4th school rape in a month in Bangalore raises questions on security October 31, 2014

    Sexual assault in schools of Bangalore and Hyderabad reported. Teacher has been arrested for raping a six-year-old in Bangalore. This is the third such case in a month. The Karnataka Home Minister tells CNN-IBN that a circular has been sent across to all the schools and action will soon be...
  • Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as Maharashtra's 27th CM; Modi, Uddhav attend the star studded event October 31, 2014

    Mumbai: In an grand event attended not just by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, top Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and other Chief Ministers but also by Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis took oath as Maharashtra's Chief Minister on Friday. Along with Fadnavis, seven other ministers - Eknath Khadse,...
  • "Would like to take Shiv Sena along with us", says senior BJP leader JP Nadda October 31, 2014

    Kolkata: As Devendra Fadnavis on Friday took oath as the first BJP chief minister of Maharashtra, senior party leader JP Nadda said they would like to take their former ally Shiv Sena along. "Discussions are on. We would like to take Shiv Sena along," Nadda, BJP general secretary in-charge of Maharashtra,...