Maharashtra Navnirman Sena

Bonhomie between BJP, Shinde faction, and MNS increases, will it translate into new political alignment in Maha?

The brewing chemistry was evident when the trio walked together to the venue in Shivaji Park from the residence of the MNS chief.

published on : 6th November 2022

MNS leader, two others detained after video shows them thrashing a woman in public

The woman had taken objection to local MNS workers installing a pole for putting up an advertisement in front of her shop in Kamathipura in central Mumbai, police said.

published on : 1st September 2022

Raj Thackeray asks Prasar Bharati to air only Marathi programmes on DD Sahyadri TV channel

DD Sahyadri is Prasar Bharati's Marathi-language channel dedicated to bringing infotainment and educational TV programs to audiences across Maharashtra.

published on : 21st July 2022

Fadnavis visits Raj Thackeray's residence ahead of Maharashtra Cabinet expansion, says meeting not political

Earlier this month, Raj Thackeray had written an open letter to Fadnavis, praising him for setting an example of loyalty and commitment to party by accepting the post of Shinde's deputy.

published on : 15th July 2022

'Journey towards one's decline begins when good fortune is misunderstood as accomplishment': Raj Thackeray's dig at Uddhav

Uddhav Thackeray quit the top post following a rebellion by senior Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde and the majority of the party MLAs.

published on : 30th June 2022

Loudspeaker row: 'Don't test out patience', Raj Thackeray tells Uddhav

Raj Thackeray had earlier given the May 4 ultimatum to the state government to remove loudspeakers atop mosques.

published on : 10th May 2022

'Those with no programme seek to divert people's attention: Pawar's veiled attack at MNS

Speaking to reporters in Satara, Pawar said the nation was faced with problems like unemployment and price rise and raising the issue of loudspeakers cannot be an answer to these.

published on : 10th May 2022

Maharashtra: MNS in Pune demands written assurance from maulavis about not using loudspeakers for azaan

If the police don't take an assurance, party workers will recite Hanuman Chalisa in front of police chowkies, as a next stage of protest, MNS said.

published on : 7th May 2022

Congress asks state BJP to clarify stand on UP parliamentarian's warning to Raj Thackeray

The BJP has earlier supported Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) president Raj Thackeray's demand to remove loudspeakers from mosques.

published on : 6th May 2022

Ajit Pawar targets Raj Thackeray; calls his agitations on various issues 'unsuccessful'

Pawar was speaking to reporters in Pune amid a row over Raj Thackeray's call to play Hanuman Chalisa if mosques are found broadcasting 'azaan' on loudspeakers.

published on : 6th May 2022

Loudspeaker protest will get louder: Raj Thackeray

The MNS chief  again reiterated that his stand against loudspeakers was not on religious but on social grounds and added that the loud recitations from mosques were leading to noise pollution.

published on : 5th May 2022

Raj Thackeray firm on 'remove loudspeakers from mosques' stand; Shiv Sena says no violation of rules in Maharashtra

The Shiv Sena, which heads the Maha Vikas Aghadi government, said all mosques in the state have taken permission for use of loudspeakers.

published on : 4th May 2022

FIRs filed against MNS workers in Nashik, Navi Mumbai over loudspeaker row

Six women who were part of a group of MNS members were arrested in Nashik city, around 200km from Mumbai, police said.

published on : 4th May 2022

Hanuman Chalisa will be played till mosques continue using loudspeakers: Raj Thackeray

Speaking at a press conference in Mumbai, he also hit out at the Maharashtra Police for detaining his party workers and `letting off' those who do not follow law.

published on : 4th May 2022

MNS chief Raj Thackeray reiterates May 3 deadline for removal of loudspeakers atop mosques

Raj Thackeray said that from May 4, all Hindus should play Hanuman Chalisa at double the volume of loudspeakers atop the mosques.

published on : 1st May 2022

Maharashtra Home minister to meet with key leaders of all parties before decision on loudspeakers

He made the comments against the backdrop of a strong pitch made by the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena and the opposition BJP over removing high-decibel loudspeakers installed in mosques.

published on : 20th April 2022

MNS leader quits over Raj Thackeray's pitch for removal of loudspeakers from mosques

In the letter, Shaikh said Thackeray became suspicious about azaan and mosques only after 16 years since he was working with the MNS chief.

published on : 15th April 2022

Four MNS workers held for playing 'Hanuman Chalisa' on loudspeaker outside Sena Bhavan

The police also seized the loudspeaker, a cab on which it was mounted and other items.

published on : 10th April 2022

MNS appoints new Pune city chief after party leader takes different stand on Raj Thackeray's loudspeaker directive

The party made the announcement about the new appointment on social media, with a photograph of party president Thackeray handing over the appointment letter to party leader Sainath Babar.

published on : 7th April 2022

Why this division, asks Ajit Pawar on Raj Thackeray's warning against loudspeakers at mosques

Pawar asked what the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief was going to achieve by making such statements and whether 'provoking' people will solve the issue of their livelihood.

published on : 7th April 2022
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