Bal Thackeray dead

Action against Mumbai cops in FB case: Katju praises Chavan

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan came in for praise from Press Council of India chairman Markandey Katju for his government`s "strong step" against two police officers.

Nov 27, 2012, 20:47 PM IST

Cremation site of Bal Thackeray similar to Ayodhya: Shiv Sena

"The place where Balasaheb`s last rites were conducted at the Shivaji Park is similar to Ayodhya. It is like a temple for us and we won`t remove the structure that has come up at the cremation site" Raut said.

Nov 27, 2012, 17:42 PM IST

Thackeray FB post probe: Charges ‘unjustified’, action likely against cops

IG Konkan police submitted report into enquiry over arrest of two girls from Palghar held for making derogatory comment on Facebook questioning bandh following death of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray.

Nov 23, 2012, 19:19 PM IST

Bal Thackeray made Mumbai a great city: Lata Mangeshkar

The nightingale Lata Mangeshkar is profoundly shocked by the death of Bal Thackeray Saturday.

Nov 19, 2012, 23:08 PM IST

Bal Thackeray`s death: Hema Malini postpones Jaya Smriti

Bollywood actress and acclaimed bharatanatyam dancer Hema Malini has postponed Jaya Smriti, an annual dance extravaganza organised by her, following the demise of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.

Nov 19, 2012, 12:49 PM IST

For second day, Thackeray papers have black front pages

Late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray`s favourite newspapers Saamna (in Marathi) and Dopahar Ka Saamna (in Hindi) sported black front pages as a mark of mourning for the second consecutive day Monday.

Nov 19, 2012, 12:26 PM IST

Bal Thackeray’s death: Shah Rukh Khan breaks silence

Several hours after the Shiv Sena supremo Balasaheb Thackeray passed away on Saturday, superstar Shah Rukh Khan finally broke his silence regarding the relationship that the two shared over the past couple of years.

Nov 19, 2012, 09:30 AM IST

Bal Thackeray death: No Shiv Sena bandh in Mumbai

A day after lakhs of Mumbaikars bid tearful adieu to Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, the maximum is slowly returning to normalcy on Monday.

Nov 19, 2012, 08:53 AM IST

Shiv Sena mouthpiece bear mourful look

Bidding adieu to Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, party mouthpiece `Saamna`, a Marathi daily, and its sister publication `Dophar Ka Saamna`, a Hindi newspaper, wore a mournful look with full black cover jackets, black cover pages.

Nov 18, 2012, 22:27 PM IST

Couldn`t have made `Sarkar` without Balasaheb: Ram Gopal Varma

Ram Gopal Varma says ‘Sarkar’ and ‘Sarkar Raj’ would not have been possible without Bal Thackeray.

Nov 18, 2012, 20:02 PM IST

Balasaheb Thackeray had a special love and affection for Thane

Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray who passed away in Mumbai, had a special love and affection for Thane city, which gave his party a political fillip in the mid-1960s, when it had just been established.

Nov 18, 2012, 19:36 PM IST

NGO renames Marathi literary award in memory of Bal Thackeray

Priyadarshni Academy, a prominent non-governmental organisation (NGO), has decided to confer its Marathi literary awards in the memory of late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray.

Nov 18, 2012, 16:41 PM IST

Thackeray`s death big loss for BJP: Venkaiah Naidu

BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said Bal Thackeray`s death was a big loss for the party as the Shiv Sena has been a trusted ally for long.

Nov 18, 2012, 16:34 PM IST

Bal Thackeray`s funeral gets massive live TV coverage

Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray`s funeral procession got the kind of massive live TV news coverage not witnessed for any other regional leader.

Nov 18, 2012, 16:10 PM IST

Bal Thackeray`s newspapers sport full black front pages

Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray`s favourite newspapers Saamna (in Marathi) and Dopahar Ka Saamna (in Hindi) were Sunday published with a full black cover jackets and full black cover pages.

Nov 18, 2012, 14:48 PM IST

Mukesh Ambani condoles Bal Thackeray`s death

Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani has condoled the demise of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray saying the country has lost a great leader.

Nov 18, 2012, 14:14 PM IST

Ratan Tata mourns death of Bal Thackeray

Renowned industrialist Ratan N. Tata condoled the passing away of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray.

Nov 18, 2012, 11:01 AM IST

Balasaheb Thackeray leaves the world; Bollywood mourns on Twitter

The Shiv Sena Supremo, affectionately called The Tiger, Balasaheb Thackeray, passed away at 3.30PM on Saturday after protracted illness.

Nov 18, 2012, 09:48 AM IST

Bal Thackeray cremated, Uddhav lights funeral pyre; Mumbai bids tearful adieu

The mortal remains of Hinduvta mascot Bal Thackeray were consigned to flames as hundreds of thousands of mourners bid him a tearful farewell at the Shivaji Park, from where he had launched the Shiv Sena 46 years back.

Nov 18, 2012, 09:21 AM IST

Bal Thackeray - Bollywood`s friend, philosopher and guide

There were reasons why Bollywood celebrities queued up to call on Bal Thackeray when the Shiv Sena supremo lay in a critical condition before he breathed his last Saturday. He was always with them, for them in their times of need.

Nov 18, 2012, 09:10 AM IST