Raj Thackeray

ADHM row: Arvind Kejriwal slams Maharashtra CM, says BJP will ruin the country

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday lashed out at the BJP over his Maharashtra counterpart Devendra Fadnavis' role in mediating talks between the MNS and filmmakers in ensuring release of?'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' featuring Pakistani actor Fawad Khan.

Oct 23, 2016, 13:21 PM IST

Panel discussion on politics of MNS in the name of patriotism

MNS put three conditions for films in Maharashtra, and crack a deal for lifting the impedance. Watch this special segment and get to know about the politics of MNS on the name of patriotism.

Oct 22, 2016, 22:16 PM IST

Producers Guild not to work with Pakistani artistes in future, MNS allows release of Karan Johar's 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil'

Trouble for 'ADHM' began when the debate about letting Pakistani artistes working in India sparked off, following the September 18 Uri attack which killed 19 Indian soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir. The attack was followed by surgical attacks that India conducted across the LoC.

Oct 22, 2016, 10:16 AM IST

'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' row: Raj Thackeray, Karan Johar meet Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Karan recently broke his silence about the forthcoming film, which will release on October 28, and said that he is hurt on being labelled 'anti-national' ahead of the release of his directorial and production venture 'ADHM'. 

Oct 22, 2016, 09:31 AM IST

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil: Rajnath Singh assures support to Karan Johar's team post MNS threat

The MNS had threatened to stall the release of  Karan Johar’s #ADHM because it features Pakistani artist Fawad Khan.

Oct 20, 2016, 12:57 PM IST

'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' in trouble: 'Allahabadi Goonda' Markandey Katju hits out at Raj Thackeray's party, dares MNS for a 'dangal'

Former supreme Court justice Markandey Katju has now targeted Raj Thackeray's party MNS over its threat to block the release of Karan Johar's ADHM.

Oct 20, 2016, 09:28 AM IST

Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil: MNS issues veiled threat to multiplexes

The opposition by MNS and some other political parties to films with actors from Pakistan in the aftermath of Uri terror attack has put a question mark on the fate of Johar's film which features Pakistani actor Fawad Khan.

Oct 18, 2016, 11:58 AM IST

Raj Thackeray’s MNS threatens to 'beat up' those who work with Pakistani actors: Report

MNS not only threatened to distrupt the release of films Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Raees but also beat up those who work with actors from across the border.

Oct 10, 2016, 14:56 PM IST

Won't let 'Ae Dil Hai Mushqil' and 'Raees' release: Raj Thackeray

The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, in a recent statement pronounced Bollywood directors and producers, who offer work to Pakistani artists as major offenders and said he would not let `Ae dil hai mushkil` and `Raees` release in the country.

Oct 01, 2016, 16:22 PM IST

Raj Thackeray slams Salman Khan for supporting Pakistani artistes, says will ban his movies too

Raj Thackeray puts a counter question over Salman Khan's remark.

Oct 01, 2016, 12:55 PM IST

Saamana cartoonist Shreenivas Prabhudesai says sorry for hurting Maratha sentiments

Saamana caricaturist Shreenivas Prabhudesai on Wednesday expressed regret over an objectionable cartoon which led to a storm of protests from the Maratha community, including attacks on the newspaper`s office and printing press.

Sep 28, 2016, 12:43 PM IST

If you have guts, send your suicide bombers to Pakistan: Samajwadi Party to MNS' Raj Thackeray

The MNS workers` association on Friday said they would not allow the release of `Ae Dil Hai Mushqil` and `Raees` as the movies feature Pakistani actors.

Sep 24, 2016, 08:59 AM IST

Bribe charge: MNS files complaint against Kapil Sharma

Raj Thackeray led MNS today filed a complaint against the Kapil Sharma for keeping mum on his allegation that he was asked money by the civic officials.

Sep 12, 2016, 16:27 PM IST

Delhi HC rejects plea against Raj Thackeray's security cover

The Delhi High Court on Friday refused to entertain a plea seeking withdrawal of security cover given to Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray, as the Centre said the state government was taking care of his security.

Aug 26, 2016, 14:51 PM IST

Dahi Handi events in Dadar, Thane flout Supreme Court rule; human pyramids go beyond 20 feet

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said that human pyramids can't go beyond 20 feet during the Dahi Handi festival on Krishna Janmashtami.

Aug 25, 2016, 11:59 AM IST

Raj Thackeray defies SC order, MNS ties Dahi-Handi at 49 feet in Thane

It's a blatant defiance of Supreme Court's order limiting the height of human pyramid during the Dahi-Handi festival, which is being celebrated across the country on Thursday.

Aug 25, 2016, 11:02 AM IST

With an eye on BMC polls, Raj Thackeray seeks implementation of domicile policy

With an eye on consolidating the 'Marathi vote' ahead of the crucial BMC polls, MNS chief Raj Thackeray today said the BJP-led government should implement a domicile policy.

Aug 17, 2016, 19:16 PM IST

Raj Thackeray meets Uddhav, triggers talk of Shiv Sena-MNS reconciliation ahead of BMC polls

Raj Thackeray, who lives in Dadar, drove to Matoshree - Uddhav's residence in suburban Bandra, said reports on Friday.

Jul 29, 2016, 13:47 PM IST

MNS chief Raj Thackeray favours 'Sharia-type' law to tackle rape

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) president Raj Thackeray on Monday advocated a stringent Sharia-type law to tackle heinous crimes like rape against women and minors.

Jul 25, 2016, 21:28 PM IST

Need for 'Sharia' like laws to check crimes against women: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

Slamming the BJP-led state government over the gangrape and murder of a minor girl here, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Monday said there was a need for a law like Sharia (Islamic) to check serious crimes against women and children.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:09 PM IST