MAHARASHTRA NAVNIRMAN SENA
MNS sets up shadow Maharashtra cabinet, Raj's son gets Uddhav-Aaditya portfolios
The shadow cabinet, a legacy of British parliamentary politics, comprises a team of senior spokespeople chosen by the leader of the opposition to mirror the cabinet in government.
Raj backs NRC, CAA, says India needs to be cleaned
“Why are they (Muslims) protesting against CAA and NRC? The law is not against Indian Mu...
Ex-Sena MLA Harshwardhan Jadhav, Prakash Mahajan return to MNS
Former Shiv Sena MLA Harshwardhan Jadhav and late BJP leader Pramod Mahajan's ...
Nagpada protest worries Maharashtra government
Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh had met the organisers of the protest on Monday and appealed to them to wind up the protest. However, a section of protesters is said to be keen to continue the sit-in.
Raj Thackeray's MNS opposes Padma Shri to Pak-born Adnan Sami
Sami was one of the 118 people whose names were announced on Saturday for the Padma Shri awards, with the Ministry of Home Affairs list showing his home state as Maharashtra. Sami was granted Indian citizenship with effect from January 1, 2016 after his Pakistani passport expired on May 26, 2015 and was not renewed there.
Drive out Bangladeshi & Pak Muslim infiltrators: Shiv Sena
"The Muslim infiltrators from Pakistan and Bangladesh should be driven out of India. There should be no doubt about that. But it is amusing to see a party changing its flag for it," the Sena said in an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana'. It added that the MNS is unlikely to achieve anything from its new Hindutva stand as Shiv Sena had never shed its saffron colour.
Raj Thackeray's MNS unveils new saffron flag, fuels speculation on ideology
Thackeray unveiled the new flag, which in the centre bears a 'rajmudra' (royal seal used during the times of warrior King Shivaji), at the party's plenary meeting in suburban Goregaon.
Watch: Raj Thackeray's son Amit Thackeray inducted into MNS
After years of speculation, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray's son Amit Thackeray was officially inducted into the party...
Shiv Sena-BJP insulted public mandate: Raj Thackeray
"The Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party have 'insulted' public sentiments. The Sena joining hands with Nationalist Congress Party-Congress is not correct," the MNS chief said while addressing the media in Pune.
Migrants should be thrown out: Raj Thackeray
"These migrants go and scatter all over the country. The states have to bear their loads. They take away the jobs of the local youth. Such migrants from anywhere should be driven out of the country," he said.
Pawars, Thackerays, Mundes - uncle-nephew tussles not new in Maharashtra
Troubled uncle-nephew relationships have rocked the boat of more than one party trying to steer its way through Maharashtra's troubled political waters. The mentor-protege equation of uncles with their nephews has slipped into unpleasant territory in the struggle for power in not just the NCP but also the Shiv Sena and the BJP.
Maharashtra mayoral polls: Sena-Congress-NCP get the better of BJP
The BJP, however, managed to keep its flock together and got the support of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena to win the posts of mayor and deputy mayor in Nashik. In Latur, the Congress' Vikrant Gojamgunde was elected mayor, in what is being seen as a setback for former BJP minister Sambhaji Nilangekar.
Aaditya becomes first Thackeray to enter Maharashtra legislature
The Yuva Sena leader is now likely to make his party, which was rooted in the 'sons of the soil' agenda and later embraced the Hindutva ideology, more inclusive and broad-based.
Raj Thackeray gives first speech after ED summons
Speaking in Santacruz, Raj began by saying how Maharashtra’s then opposition leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil from the Congress had joined the BJP.
Can Sena ride on popularity of creative Aaditya Thackeray?
His grandfather, the late Bal Thackeray, who founded the Shiv Sena in 1966, was a cartoonist, an art shared by his estranged uncle Raj Thackeray, the chief of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS).
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