• Mumbai: Rs 5 cr gymkhana rots, as BMC looks the other way

    Built in 2012, the Matoshree Krida Sankul at Andheri is in a terrible condition as the civic body did not maintain it or give it to another agency for its upkeep

  • BJP bends, Shiv Sena stiff, meeting inconclusive

    Shiv Sena wants the ruling party to make it ‘a respectable offer’ read eight ministries before it considers joining the government in the state

  • Will talk to Shiv Sena with open mind: BJP

    BJP today said it would talk to Shiv Sena with an "open mind" on the issue of the latter's participation in the Devendra Fadnavis-led government in Maharashtra

  • Mumbaikars feel the bite, as BMC keeps mosquitoes away from netas

    While residents of dengue-afflicted areas across Mumbai continue to suffer, civic body's workers have been fumigating area around the Thackeray residence, in Bandra for two consecutive nights

  • Now, smaller partners of the Mahayuti threaten to quit

    With the BJP and Shiv Sena insisting on 130 and 150 seats respectively, the other partners say they will quit if they don’t get 18 seats

  • BJP may have grown, but so has Shiv Sena: Uddhav Thackeray

    Shiv Sena chief invoked the Godhra riots, Babri Masjid demolition, saying the Sena had stood by the BJP during turmoil and the latter should 'understand and agree to its proposal'

  • Ego clash of the titans: Amit Shah v/s Uddhav Thackeray

    Both Sena and BJP tripped over each other to give Amit Shah's last-minute decision to pay his Shiv Sena counterpart Uddhav Thackeray a visit at Matoshree a spin in their favour

  • Ravindra Phatak rejoins Shiv Sena

    Once a close aide of Narayan Rane, Phatak’s re-entry into Shiv Sena is being seen as a victory for the party. However, Bharatiya Janata Party leaders believe that Uddhav Thackeray has gone back on his word by letting him re-join Sena

  • Will CM's post turn friends into foes?

    A wall painting in Kala Nagar, just 100 metres from Matoshree, states: Delhi mein Modi sarkar… Maharashtra mein abki baar Gopinath Munde sarkar

  • Anonymous letter threatens to blow up Saibaba temple, Sena Bhavan and Matoshree

    The iconic Shirdi Saibaba temple in Maharashtra, Bal Thackeray's memorial at Shivaji Park in Mumbai, Shiv Sena Bhavan in Dadar and the residence of Thackeray's, 'Matoshree', have received bomb threat.

  • Third time unlucky for 'Spiderman' thief

    Police nab thief who tried stealing from same Mahim building for the third time; he used to climb the building with the help of drain pipes

  • Two months after death, Bal Thackeray's security removed

    Last week, 30 of the 36 policemen were given a new set of responsibilities. Committee headed by the state's chief secretary is likely to review the remaining security cover next month

  • Hush-hush meeting between Uddhav and Gadkari

    Sources say the two had a private talk for more than an hour at Matoshree during which they discussed the current political scenario at the Centre and state

  • Uddhav collects Balasaheb's ashes

    Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray today collected the ashes of his father and Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray today. Balasaheb was cremated Sunday in full public view at Shivaji Park in Dadar.

  • Sea of people at Thackeray's funeral procession

    Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's funeral procession started today from his residence Matoshree in Bandra. His body will be kept in Shivaji Park, Dadar, till evening.

  • Leaders ask Sainiks to stay calm

    Saturday for the Shiv Sena began with Rashmi Thackeray, wife of Shiv Sena Executive President Uddhav Thackeray, calling for a meeting of the party's 76 corporators at Matoshree.

  • The day I met Bal Thackeray

    The words 'Mid Day, good day' still ring in my ears. That is how I was bid goodbye by Bal Thackeray and some of his close aides, who I had met on his 86th birthday at his home Matoshree in Bandra on January 23

  • Matoshree mourns in silence

    Thackeray family remaines inside residence; Rashmi, not Uddhav, addresses corporators' meet

  • The scene outside Matoshree - A first-person account

    MiD DAY reporter Ranjeet Jadhav gives you a first-person account of what was happening outside Matoshree, the Thackeray bungalow, hours before the news of Balasaheb's death was announced.

  • Remembering Bal Thackeray, the cartoonist

    A selection of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's cartoons were on display at an exhibition to celebrate 50 years of 'Marmik' in 2009. Here's a reproduction of an article published on August 12, 2009