Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Thursday came to the defence of beleaguered Shiv Sena MP Rajan Vichare and said he felt that the controversy over force-feeding of a Maharashtra Sadan staffer shouldn`t have been made into an issue of religion.
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray Friday rubbished reports that his son would join politics with the party`s student wing serving as a launch-pad, saying his son was "not a rocket to be launched".
Maharashtra Government Monday night revised its toll policy, under which road projects to be completed with budgetary provisions will not attract levy, a politically sensitive issue which has attracted a lot of attention ahead of the Assembly polls.
While all politicians like to be seen everywhere ahead of elections, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray is unhappy with a poster of his put atop an air-conditioned toilet in Kandivli (East).
Leaders of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Thursday said they were in favour of projecting the party president Raj Thackeray as the Chief Ministerial nominee ahead of the coming Assembly elections in Maharashtra.
A court here issued a non-bailable warrant against Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) president Raj Thackeray for not appearing before it in connection with a case filed for his allegedly inflammatory speech against the people of Bihar.
Opposition Congress on Saturday questioned Narendra Modi`s "silence" over "anti-Gujarati" campaign by MNS chief Raj Thackeray in Maharashtra and accused the BJP`s prime ministerial nominee of doing compromises for the sake of attaining power.
Nashik Municipal Corporation Commissioner Sanjay Khandare has been transferred on the recommendation of the Election Commission of India following complaints against him for allegedly taking some decisions in favour of a political party.
Actor-filmmaker Mahesh Manjrekar, fielded by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) from the Mumbai North West Lok Sabha seat, was among the six nominees who filed their nomination papers here today, official sources said.