Digvijay traces Thackerays’ antecedents to Bihar

New Delhi: Raj Thackeray’s comments threatening to brand Biharis as “infiltrators” have fuelled a controversy with leaders from various political parties slamming the MNS chief over the issue. Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh said the Thackeray family itself belonged to Bihar and had settled in Dhar in Western Madhya Pradesh from where they migrated to […]

Raj Thackeray:Will brand Biharis as ‘infiltrators’

Mumbai: MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Friday threatened to brand Biharis as ‘infiltrators’ and force them out of Maharashtra if authorities in Bihar take legal action against Mumbai policemen who picked up a teenager from there without informing their counterparts in that state. Thackeray, whose party has often launched violent campaigns against Hindi-speaking people in […]

Debate will separate ‘fact’ from ‘fiction’: Sonia

Barmer (Raj): UPA chairperson and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday stepped up attack on BJP and dared the main opposition party for a debate on issues over which they have been stalling Parliament proceedings, saying a discussion would separate “fact” from “fiction”. Gandhi, who was here to inaugurate a drinking water project, said the […]