Raj Thackeray

MNS threatens cinema owners in Mumbai over screening of Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

MNS threatens cinema owners in Mumbai over screening of Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai'

'Tiger Zinda Hai' and 'Deva' are hitting the screens on the same date, December 22, 2017.

Dec 19, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
MNS to go back to violence politics? Want men who can beat up others, Raj Thackeray tells workers

MNS to go back to violence politics? Want men who can beat up others, Raj Thackeray tells workers

Raj Thackeray exhorted his partymen to take to violence during a meeting held over Vikhroli shopkeeper assault incident.

Nov 28, 2017, 08:04 AM IST
Forget Pakistan, we may have to fight a war within: Raj Thackeray

Forget Pakistan, we may have to fight a war within: Raj Thackeray

Raj Thackeray claimed that the fire that broke out on October 26 in a slum near Bandra railway station was not an accident, but a planned incident.

Nov 05, 2017, 08:23 AM IST
Swamy takes a dig at MNS chief, says Raj Thackeray's roots are in north India

Swamy takes a dig at MNS chief, says Raj Thackeray's roots are in north India

Taking a dig at Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS chief, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Monday alleged that Raj Thackeray's ancestral roots are in north India.

Oct 30, 2017, 23:43 PM IST
Over 100 hawkers beat up MNS men with rods and sticks in Mumbai

Over 100 hawkers beat up MNS men with rods and sticks in Mumbai

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers were on Saturday beaten up by hawkers when they had gone to check for encroachment to the Malad Railway Station.

Oct 29, 2017, 08:35 AM IST
Half the credit of Narendra Modi becoming PM should go to Rahul Gandhi: MNS chief

Half the credit of Narendra Modi becoming PM should go to Rahul Gandhi: MNS chief

MNS chief Raj Thackeray said that Rahul mocking Narendra Modi did not go down well with voters.

Oct 28, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
Mumbai stampede: 'Clear mess in 15 days or face consequences', Raj Thackeray warns Railways

Mumbai stampede: 'Clear mess in 15 days or face consequences', Raj Thackeray warns Railways

Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Thursday staged a peaceful protest against the September 29 stampede at Parel-Elphinstone Road station, which claimed at least 23 lives.

Oct 05, 2017, 17:24 PM IST
Mumbai stampede: Raj Thackeray says no bullet trains till present infrastructure improves

Mumbai stampede: Raj Thackeray says no bullet trains till present infrastructure improves

The MNS chief blamed Railway authorities for the unfortunate incident that led to 22 deaths. He said he will give authorities a list of issues related to Mumbai Local trains - with a deadline.

Sep 30, 2017, 12:19 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's support to trolls will lead to anarchy: Raj Thackeray

PM Narendra Modi's support to trolls will lead to anarchy: Raj Thackeray

In a scathing attack on PM Narendra Modi, MNS chief Raj Thackeray claimed that the Bharatiya Janata Party government came to power in 2014 by making false promises and by distorting the truth. 

Sep 27, 2017, 09:37 AM IST
Any country would try to get fugitive back: Former Delhi top cop on Dawood Ibrahim

Any country would try to get fugitive back: Former Delhi top cop on Dawood Ibrahim

Thackeray in his statement said that Dawood was negotiating with the ruling BJP at the Centre to return to his home country.

Sep 22, 2017, 07:25 AM IST
Dawood Ibrahim in 'setting' with Narendra Modi govt to return to India: Raj Thackeray

Dawood Ibrahim in 'setting' with Narendra Modi govt to return to India: Raj Thackeray

Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar wants to return to India and is currently negotiating a settlement with the BJP-led government at the centre, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray said here on Thursday.

Sep 21, 2017, 15:00 PM IST

Ramdev pays ''courtesy call'' on Raj Thackeray

 Baba Ramdev, biggest global evangelist of Hindu traditions of Yoga and Ayurveda.

May 17, 2017, 13:09 PM IST

Maharashtra civic body polls: As it happened

Elections to the BMC and nine other civic bodies in Maharashtra have virtually turned into a battle of prestige for Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray. 

Feb 22, 2017, 00:54 AM IST
Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest

Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest

Millions voted on Tuesday in Maharashtra to elect ten major civic bodies.

Feb 22, 2017, 00:08 AM IST

BMC polls: BJP expecting 55% voter turnout on Tuesday

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is pulling out all the stops to capture power at the country's richest civic body.

Feb 20, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Shiv Sena asks MNS not to field candidates in BMC polls

Shiv Sena asks MNS not to field candidates in BMC polls

Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has indicated that he was not keen on any rapprochement with estranged cousin Raj Thackeray.

Jan 31, 2017, 11:47 AM IST
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray offers himself for 'political alliances'

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray offers himself for 'political alliances'

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray on Tuesday indicated that he is "open" to offers of political alliance for the forthcoming civic elections in the state.

Jan 10, 2017, 23:17 PM IST

BMC polls to be a Shiv Sena vs BJP battle, say political observers

The BJP, which has been in power with the Shiv Sena in the civic body for over two decades now, does not want to share the anti-incumbency factor.

Jan 07, 2017, 10:41 AM IST

Does Raj Thackeray run a parallel government, Congress asks Maharashtra CM

The state Congress on Monday asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis whether Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) President Raj Thackeray is running a parallel government in the state.

Dec 12, 2016, 20:46 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan meets Raj Thackeray, clears rumours about Mahira promoting 'Raees'

Shah Rukh Khan meets Raj Thackeray, clears rumours about Mahira promoting 'Raees'

Shah Rukh Khan meets Raj Thackeray to clear rumours about Mahira Khan promoting 'Raees'

Dec 11, 2016, 21:15 PM IST