Shiv Sena, is an Indian far-right regional political party. Its ideology is based on pro-Marathi ideology and Hindu nationalism (Hindutva), founded on 19 June 1966 by Bal Thackeray.
The party originally emerged from a movement in Mumbai demanding preferential treatment for Maharashtrians over migrants to the city. It is currently headed by Thackeray's son, Uddhav Thackeray. Members of Shiv Sena are referred to as Shivsainiks.
In a scathing attack on the political drama between the BJP and its allies in Goa over the leadership issue, the Shiv Sena on Wednesday dubbed it as a "terrible state of democracy", saying they did not.. IndiaTimes - Published
The editorial in the party mouthpiece talks of how there is a lack of co-ordination between multiple authorities like the BMC, MMRDA, MHADA, and MSRDC and all they do is blame one another. DNA - Published
Overcoming their strained ties, the BJP and Shiv Sena had last month announced a seat-sharing pact for the ensuing Lok Sabha and Assembly elections in Maharashtra. The BJP will contest 25 seats and.. IndiaTimes - Published
Referring to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's radio programme, it said till now he was putting forth his 'Mann Ki Baat', but on May 23, people's "mann ki baat" will be out. Lok Sabha polls will be held.. IndiaTimes - Published
Kishor's agenda is to give a detailed plan citing weaknesses and strengths of the saffron party in 23 seats and suggest measures to fill the gaps, focus on its strengths and expand its base. DNA - Published
Three members of the management committee of Shree Saibaba Sansthan Trust, all belonging to the Shiv Sena, now ceased to be its members for failing to attend meetings of the committee. The action.. IndiaTimes - Published
"Patriotism is not the monopoly of a single party...we wonder when politicians will understand that the action (air strike) was part of duty (of soldiers) and not a task asked to be carried out," the.. IndiaTimes - Published