Shiv Sena leader Amit Arora shot at in Ludhiana
Shiv Sena leader Amit Arora shot at in Ludhiana

In a gruesome incident, two unidentified motorcycle-borne men allegedly fired at Shiv Sena leader Amit Arora in Ludhiana on Wednesday night.

Shiv Sena fears washout of Budget session over Rohith Vemula issue
Shiv Sena fears washout of Budget session over Rohith Vemula issue

The controversy over Dalit student Rohith Vemula's suicide is refusing to die down.

Anupam Kher 'denied visa' for Karachi Literature Festival; Pakistan says actor never applied
Anupam Kher 'denied visa' for Karachi Literature Festival; Pakistan says actor never applied

Anupam Kher was supposed to attend Karachi Literature Festival on 5th February.

Shiv Sena targets PM Modi, says promises unfulfilled

Disgruntled BJP ally Shiv Sena on Saturday launched a veiled attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying the announcements made and promises given to people have remained unfulfilled.

Shiv Sena isolated over Andaman tour to study drainage system

A tour undertaken by some Shiv Sena corporators of the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) to study drainage system of Andaman Islands has come under severe criticism from opposition which has dubbed the exercise as "absolute wastage" of tax payers' money.

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis backs women on Shani ​Shingnapur temple row
Maharashtra CM Fadnavis backs women on Shani ​Shingnapur temple row

Maintaining that women have right to pray, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday favoured a dialogue between authorities of Shani Shingnapur temple and activists to find a way out over the ban on entry of female devotees into the inner sanctum of the shrine.

Shiv Sena unaware Urdu is madrasas students' mother tongue: Najma Heptulla

Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptulla on Thursday sought to downplay Shiv Sena's demand that madrasas should be barred from using Urdu and Arabic as their medium of instruction, saying the saffron party was "unaware" that Urdu was their mother tongue and added she will speak to Sena leaders. "Urdu is mother tongue of those who are learning in madrasas.

Embarrassment for Shiv Sena as 'Dopaharka Saamana' ex-executive editor joins BJP
Embarrassment for Shiv Sena as 'Dopaharka Saamana' ex-executive editor joins BJP

In an embarrassment for the Shiv Sena, journalist Prem Shukla, the former executive editor of the Saamana Group's 'Dopaharka Saamana', joined the BJP here on Wednesday.

Intolerance in any form not good for India or Pakistan: Ghulam Ali
Intolerance in any form not good for India or Pakistan: Ghulam Ali

 Ghulam Ali says his love for India remains unchanged despite Shiv Sena's resistance to his Mumbai concert.

Madrassas should be barred from teaching in Urdu, Arabic: Shiv Sena
Madrassas should be barred from teaching in Urdu, Arabic: Shiv Sena

Asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take a cue from UK government's warning that migrants on spousal visas who fail to speak English may face deportation, Shiv Sena on Wednesday said that madrassas in India should be barred from using Urdu and Arabic as medium of instruction and they should be replaced with English and Hindi.

Maharashtra govt assures Bombay HC to demolish illegal shrines by May
Maharashtra govt assures Bombay HC to demolish illegal shrines by May

The Maharashtra government today assured the Bombay High Court that it was committed to demolish all illegal shrines across the state by May.

Shiv Sena trains guns on Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Devendra Fadnavis had said India is and will continue to remain a tolerant nation and had asked authors to stop focusing on "negative writings".

Tight security arrangements for Ghulam Ali concert in Kerala
Tight security arrangements for Ghulam Ali concert in Kerala

More than 600 police personnel will be in place as party of elaborate security setup for Pakistan ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali 's concert here on Sunday in view of Shiv Sena's threat to disrupt the concert in the wake of the Pathankot terror strike .

Shiv Sena to help farm widows of Yavatmal
Shiv Sena to help farm widows of Yavatmal

Yavatmal Shiv Sena unit will celebrate the birth anniversary of its founder Balasaheb Thakeray and freedom fighter Netaji Subash Chandra Bose on January 23 by helping farm widows of the drought-hit district.

Maharashtra farmer invites people for last rites, commits suicide next day
Maharashtra farmer invites people for last rites, commits suicide next day

When a 40-year-old debt-ridden farmer in Jalna district of Marathwada region kept inviting people in his village for his 'last rites', little did they know that he wasn't joking.

Ghulam Ali performs in Kerala amid Shiv Sena protests

Protests by Shiv Sena activists notwithstanding, Pakistani ghazal legend Ghulam Ali on Friday enthralled music buffs here as he belted out his popular numbers before a packed house.

Maharashtra's political environment is in danger, warns Shiv Sena

Rapping BJP over its defeat in the recent local body elections, Shiv Sena Wednesday said balloons that fly in air do not remain there for long and cautioned that the results indicate Maharashtra's "political environment is in danger".

Behead JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar, get Rs 1 crore: Shiv Sena
Behead JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar, get Rs 1 crore: Shiv Sena

Maulana Masood Azhar is the suspected mastermind of the Pathankot attack.

Shiv Sena not for talks with Pakistan till terrorism exists: Anant Geete

In the backdrop of Pathankot airbase terror attack, Shiv Sena leader and Union Minister Anant Geete on Tuesday said his party has always maintained that as long as cross border terrorism exists, the government should not hold any dialogue with Pakistan.

Maharashtra civic polls: Congress registers impressive performance, BJP finishes fourth
Maharashtra civic polls: Congress registers impressive performance, BJP finishes fourth

The results of the polls held on Sunday were declared late yesterday.