Sunday, February 5, 2023

MNS

Raj Thackeray backs Nupur Sharma over remarks against Prophet Mohammad

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday supported suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma over her remarks against Prophet Mohammad.Controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik had said the same thing earlier but no one asked him to apologise, Thackeray...

Loudspeaker row: Heavy security deployed in Mumbai, neighbouring areas

Heavy security was deployed at several places in Mumbai and adjoining cities on Wednesday, a day after Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray urged people to play Hanuman Chalisa on loudspeakers wherever they hear loudspeakers ‘blaring azaan’.The morning...

‘Hanuman Chalisa to be played till mosques use loudspeakers’

Maintaining his defiant stand, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Wednesday said his party workers will continue to play the Hanuman Chalisa at higher volumes as long as loudspeakers at mosques are not silenced.Speaking at a press...

Non-bailable warrant issued against Raj in 14-year-old case

A court in western Maharashtra’s Sangli district has issued a non-bailable warrant against MNS chief Raj Thackeray in connection with a 14-year-old case.In 2008, Thackeray was booked under sections 109 and 117 (abetment of offence) of IPC for allegedly...

You deceived Balasaheb as he was gullible, but I am shrewd: Uddhav to BJP

Maharashtra Chief Minister and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said since he had seen the BJP deceive his “gullible” father and Sena founder Bal Thackeray, he himself was acting shrewdly with that party and cannot ignore the...

Raj Thackery gives May 3 deadline to remove loudspeakers from mosques

MNS president Raj Thackeray on Sunday said he was firm on the May 3 deadline for removal of loudspeakers, which he termed as a nuisance, from mosques, and added that if it was not done, then all Hindus should...

BJP using riots as tool to win polls, says Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Tuesday accused the estranged ally BJP of using communal riots as a “tool” to win polls and instigate communal strife in parts of Maharashtra and the country.He also insinuated that Maharashtra Navnirman Sena...