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Veer Savarkar

AA Edit | Cong must heed allies like Pawar

As an ally, Mr Pawar-led NCP has stood by the Congress in thick and thin with little or no great demands

11 Apr 2023 12:15 AM

Pavan K. Varma | Don’t doubt Savarkar grit, question his prejudice

Savarkar has rightly been the target of those in India who believe in our inherent plurality and inclusiveness of vision

17 Oct 2021 1:40 AM

Send Savarkar’s opponents to Cellular Jail, says Sanjay Raut

The comments, however, did not go down well with the Congress party, an alliance partner of the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra.

19 Jan 2020 7:15 AM

Ban booklet defaming Veer Savarkar, demands BJP

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis sought to know from the Shiv Sena if it will repeatedly entertain insults to its “deity” Savarkar for the sake of power.

04 Jan 2020 7:26 AM

Veer Savarkar lands Congress in Shiv Sena trouble

The booklet was distributed at a Madhya Pradesh camp of the Seva Dal, a frontal organisation of the Congress.

04 Jan 2020 1:58 AM


'For how long will Sena tolerate Savarkar's humiliation?' asks Fadnavis

Congress Seva Dal distributed a booklet which claimed that Savarkar had 'physical relations' with Godse.

03 Jan 2020 6:49 PM

My name is not Savarkar: Rahul Gandhi

Gandhi has been under attack from the ruling BJP over his rape remarks made at a rally in Jharkhand for which he has been asked to apologise.

15 Dec 2019 5:54 AM

Instead of Savarkar, govt should confer Bharat Ratna to Godse: Manish Tiwari

Earlier on Wednesday, Congress leader Rashid Alvi had also lashed out at the BJP for proposing to confer Bharat Ratna on Veer Savarkar.

17 Oct 2019 8:33 AM

Savarkar ‘Ratna’: Comic relief?

One wonders if promising the Bharat Ratna violates the Election Commission’s model code, especially if it’s just a disguised caste-based appeal.

17 Oct 2019 5:53 AM

Mumbai court orders police to probe Congress chief's remarks against Savarkar

The court ordered the police to conduct an inquiry under section 202 of the CrPC and a submit report to it.

18 Sep 2019 9:07 PM


Uddhav, Mishra and Tej add fuel to Savarkar row

AISA activists protested near the statue on Friday and criticised the installation of Savarakar’s bust.

24 Aug 2019 1:41 AM

NSUI blackens Savarkar’s bust in DU, ‘heinous act’ says ABVP

The busts were installed by the ABVP-led DUSU at the varsity’s arts faculty earlier this week.

23 Aug 2019 5:44 AM

Sena hits out at Modi govt for not honouring Savarkar with Bharat Ratna

The BJP was pitching hard for the Bharat Ratna for Savarkar when it was in opposition.

28 Jan 2019 12:07 PM

New Goregaon flyover to be thrown open for public today

Shiv Sena, who has been facing flak for delaying the opening, has now decided to throw open the bridge to the public on Friday.

17 Aug 2018 6:02 AM

Mann Ki Baat: Modi for Fit India, no plastic use

He recalled that in May 1857, Indians had displayed their strength against the British.

28 May 2018 12:53 AM


Chandrababu Naidu pulls down tweet on Veer Savarkar, sparks row

The buzz is that the tweet was deleted in the wake of strained relationship between the TDP and the BJP.

27 Feb 2018 1:18 AM

Plea seeks reopening of Gandhi’s murder probe

The petitioner said the investigation into the murder of Gandhi represents the biggest cover up in the history of India.

07 Oct 2017 6:09 AM

Uddhav Thackeray demands Bharat Ratna for Veer Savarkar

Earlier, education minister Vinod Tawde said that the state govt would try to include the thought and greatness of Veer Savarkar in school syllabus.

24 Apr 2017 2:39 AM

Amit Shah showers praises on Veer Savarkar

Shah was in Thane for the 29th Savarkar Sahitya Sammelan organised by three different organisations working on freedom fighters’ philosophy.

22 Apr 2017 3:18 AM