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Shiv sainiks remove Bal Thackeray's 'memorial' from Shivaji Park

Police foil a bid by zealous sainiks to erect memorial of Sena patriarch adjacent to Shivaji statue at park.


Shiv Sena party workers visit and pay their respects at the cremation spot of Balasaheb Thackeray at Shivaji P...
Uddhav climbs down, ready to shift Bal Thackeray's 'samadhi sthal'

Thursday , 13 December '12

Under pressure from govt, Sena indicates willingness to shift memorial to margins of Shivaji Park.
MNS has told the police that all accounts operating in the name of Amit, Urvashi and Raj Thackeray are 'illega...
MNS goes to cops against fake Facebook, Twitter accounts of Raj Thackeray's children

Saturday , 1 December '12

IDs of Urvashi and Amit Thackeray being misused to post objectionable material on social fora.
‘Bal Thackeray sitting duck’, David Headley said

Monday , 26 November '12

Headley, according to Zaidi, found loopholes in the security at Matoshree.
Through all the tears for Bal Thackeray

Friday , 23 November '12

Bal Thackeray rebuffed the idea of India and the rule of law, but he was draped in the national flag and given full state honours
Shiv Sena workers paying their respects to the ashes of the late Bal Thackeray after it was brought at Sena Bh...
Bal Thackeray's ashes to be immersed in Godavari on Friday

Wednesday , 21 November '12

Urn containing ashes of Shiv Sena chief will be kept at the party office in Nashik for 'darshan' till Thursday.
26/11 Mumbai attack convict Ajmal Kasab hanged to death at Yerwada jail.
26/11 attacks survivors welcome hanging of Ajmal Kasab

Wednesday , 21 November '12

Kasab was hanged to death at 7.30 am at Yerwada jail after President rejected his mercy plea.
Bal Thackeray Facebook girls' arrest: Don't throttle dissent, says 'sad' Kapil Sibal

Monday , 19 November '12

Kapil Sibal today said he was "deeply saddened" by the arrest of two girls over their Facebook post.
The arrest of two girls over their Facebook post opened a can of worms today.
Bal Thackeray Facebook post: Social networks erupt over girls' arrest

Monday , 19 November '12

The arrest of two girls over their Facebook post opened a can of worms today.
Mumbai observed a virtual shutdown because of Bal Thackeray's funeral. (PTI)
Two girls arrested for Facebook post questioning 'Bal Thackeray shutdown' of Mumbai, get bail

Monday , 19 November '12

The duo was arrested following a complaint lodged by a Shiv Sena leader.
Shiv Sena supporters carry a portrait of Bal Thackeray in front of the party headquarters during his funeral p...
Sainiks for three generations, family looks at Shiv Sena beyond Bal Thackeray

Monday , 19 November '12

There are no saffron flags or a wall-hanging of a roaring tiger’s face with ‘Jai Maharashtra’ inscribed below or other similar symbols associated with the Shiv Sena in the 300 sq ft home of the Sawants in the S K Patil Chawls of Andheri (West).
Thackeray’s sons Uddhav and Jaidev and his nephew Raj at the funeral on Sunday. (Prashant Nadkar)
Mumbai keeps its calm, family its unity as Bal Thackeray gets a state funeral

Monday , 19 November '12

No untoward incidents reported during 6-hour procession, but roads, trains deserted
Shivaji Park sees an Uddhav-Raj moment
Bal Thackeray funeral: Shivaji Park sees Raj, Uddhav, moment

Monday , 19 November '12

Minutes before pyre was lit, Uddhav asked estranged cousin Raj if he'd completed his duties.
Thackeray’s sons Uddhav and Jaidev and his nephew Raj at the funeral on Sunday. Prashant Nadkar
Mumbai keeps its calm, family its unity as Bal Thackeray gets a state funeral

Monday , 19 November '12

Cremation: No untoward incidents reported during 6-hour procession, but roads, trains deserted
The crowd is stuck on Sheetladevi Temple Road for almost two hours. It starts crawling again around 1.30 pm an...
Bal Thackeray’s last journey

Monday , 19 November '12

Man Friday till the end
Bal Thackeray with Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan at the launch of a book in Mumbai on July 25, 2011. Thacke...
Bal Thackeray: Sarkar Raaj

Monday , 19 November '12

3 movies purportedly were inspired by the life of Bal Thackeray. These are Sarkar, Sarkar Raaj and Bombay. However, this was never publicly stated by anyone.
Bal Thackeray (Reuters)
Laid to rest at ground that marked his rise

Sunday , 18 November '12

Central Mumbai’s Shivaji Park which gave birth to Shiv Sena was the final resting place for the party’s patriarch Bal Thackeray, in a first of its kind public cremation carried out in Mumbai post-Independence.
Bal Thackeray (Agencies)
State funeral for Bal Thackeray, calm city lines up

Sunday , 18 November '12

Politicians, celebrities attend, slogans mark 8-hour funeral procession
Bal Thackeray (Agencies)
Bal Thackeray death: Mumbai Police chief postpones daughter's wedding reception

Sunday , 18 November '12

The wedding reception was to be held at SRPF ground in suburban Goregaon.
Muslim doctor took care of 'Hindu-hriday samrat'

Sunday , 18 November '12

In one of the nicest ironies in Shiv Sena supremo and 'Hindutva' champion Bal Thackeray's life, the doctor who treated him for the past five years and was with him in his last hours was a Muslim.