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Maharashtra Navanirman Sena (MNS)

Raj Thackeray’s MNS Gets New Saffron Flag, Son Amit Inducted Into Party

Jan 23, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Raj Thackeray unveiled the new flag, which in the centre bears a 'rajmudra' (royal seal used during the times of warrior King Shivaji), at the MNS's plenary meeting in suburban Goregaon.

'We Will Contest And Win In Maharashtra Polls': MNS Chief Raj Thackeray

Sep 30, 2019 IANS

Though the exact number of seats MNS will contest is not clear yet, the party sources indicated that it may be around 125 seats.

No Clue Why Ajit Pawar Resigned As MLA, Says Uncle Sharad Pawar

Sharad Pawar said Ajit Pawar's son told him that the former Maharashtra deputy chief minister was "restless" after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) named the NCP patriarch in a money laundering case.

Tell People If You Support Or Oppose Abrogation Of Article 370: Shah Dares Congress-NCP

Sep 22, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Speaking at a rally in Mumbai, Amit Shah's speech largely focused on the Centre's decision to scrap Article 370 and the benefits it would accrue to the country and people of Jammu and Kashmir.

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray Appears Before ED Today In IL&FS Money Laundering Case

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray has been summoned by the ED in connection with its probe into the alleged irregularities relating to loans and equity investment worth over Rs 450 crore by IL&FS in Kohinoor CTNL Infrastructure Company.

21 August, 2019

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray Finds Unexpected Support From Estranged Cousin Uddhav In IL&FS Case


MNS chief Raj Thackeray has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate in connection with its probe into the alleged irregularities relating to loans and equity investment worth over Rs 450 crore by IL&FS in Kohinoor CTNL Infrastructure Company

21 August, 2019

MNS Activist Sets Himself Ablaze After ED Issues Notice To Party President Raj Thackeray

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The victim, identified as Pravin Chougule, suffered more than 70 per cent burns and succumbed to his injuries before he was admitted to a hospital in Kalwe town.

19 August, 2019

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray Summoned By ED In IL&FS Probe


The ED is investigating purported irregularities of the IL&FS's loan and investments worth over Rs 850 crore in the Joshi-owned Kohinoor CTNL, a realty firm which is building the Kohinoor Squares Tower in Dadar west.

17 April, 2019

MNS Leader Moves Court Against Smriti Irani's 'False' Details On Degree

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An activist of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has moved a Pune court seeking registration of a case against Union minister Smriti Irani's false information on educational qualifications.

13 April, 2019

Raj Thackeray Slams PM Narendra Modi For Not Speaking On Jobs, Women's Safety, Farmers

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Raj Thackeray said removing BJP chief Amit Shah and Modi from the country's politics was of utmost importance.

07 January, 2019

Author Nayantara Sahgal Dropped From Lit Meet, Raj Thackeray Says ‘Not Against Inviting Her’

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The decision to withdraw the invitation to Sahgal (91), who was earlier at the forefront of the "award wapsi" campaign, was taken after a political outfit threatened to disrupt the function, the organisers said on Sunday.


18 October, 2018

I Know Nana Patekar; He Is Indecent, But Don't Think He Can Do Such A Thing: Raj Thackeray

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Thackeray further said that if any woman faces something unwarranted, she can approach the MNS for help.

18 July, 2018

Ram Mandir Issue Shouldn't Be Used For Poll Campaign: Raj Thackeray

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"Ram Mandir should be built but the issue should not be used for the election campaign. The government has done nothing which it can showcase as development work. The issue of Ram mandir is being raised to cover up the failure of the government," he charged.

17 July, 2018

WATCH: MNS Men Dig Up Footpath Outside Mantralaya To Protest Against Potholes

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At least eight MNS workers were arrested in this connection, a senior police official said.

19 March, 2018

Media Attention Given To Sridevi's Death Was A Ruse To Divert Attention From PNB Scam: Raj Thackeray Critises State Funeral

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In an hour-long speech, the MNS chief also warned about attempts by certain elements to spark nation-wide riots in future.

19 March, 2018

Raj Thackeray Pitches For Opposition Unity For A 'Modi-Mukt Bharat'

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All opposition parties should come together to get rid of the BJP-led NDA government to ensure a "Modi-mukt Bharat", he said.


01 November, 2017

MNS, Congress Workers Clash In Dadar Over Hawkers' Eviction

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The workers of the Raj Thackeray-led party also raised slogans against Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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