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Jan 08, 2017
According to The New York Times, Bal Thackeray can explain Donald Trump's politicsDonald Trump is the 'videsi' version of Mumbai's famous 'Tiger' Bal Thackeray — whose party Shiv Sena excelled in populism and xenophobia over four decades
Jan 03, 2017
Supreme Court ban on religion in elections is nothing unless high courts follow leadA thin majority of four judges gave the word a wide interpretation and the minority, a narrow interpretation
Jan 02, 2017
Supreme Court terms seeking votes on basis of religion illegal, but this isn't a new formatIt is a coincidence that the Supreme Court's split verdict on use of religion in elections to secure votes should come the day two news items were featured in newspapers which related to identifying the voters by a religion.
Dec 20, 2016
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray now throws ‘respect’ tantrum, but BJP rules out ego issuesLike a ship caught in a storm, the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance has for some time now somehow managed to float on, given the war of words often exchanged between the two parties.
Dec 07, 2016
Jayalalithaa to Mamata, Thackeray to Lalu Yadav: How the cult of personality defines Indian politicsAny taint — for instance, Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets case — is water off a duck's back and may even end up increasing the trust factor because the cult figure is perceived as more sinned against than sinning and in these cases
Nov 22, 2016
Bal Thackeray would've backed demonetisation: Modi tells Shiv SenaIn an embarrassment for the BJP, Shiv Sena had taken part in the protest march led by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee against demonetisation.
Oct 23, 2016
Maharashtra needs a Nitish Kumar to read the Riot Act to law-breakers patronised by ThackeraysWhy is it that no leader in Maharashtra has the spine of a Nitish Kumar to read the Riot Act to the law-breakers patronised by two generations of Thackerays?
Oct 03, 2016
A Dot Com Mom is the opposite of English Vinglish: Meena NerurkarMeena Nerurkar talks about her new film A Dot Com Mom, juggling her creative projects with her work as a doctor in The US, and why her her film is the "opposite of English Vinglish"
Sep 29, 2016
Saamana cartoon shot Shiv Sena in the foot by hurting Maratha sentimentsThe Shiv Sena scored a self-goal by publishing a cartoon that mocks the Maratha Muk (silent) Morcha at a time when the dominant caste of Marathas is up in arms over the most emotive issue of stern action against the rapist of a girl from the community
Sep 28, 2016
Shiv Sena faces major flak because of Saamana cartoon: Can you spot the irony?The Shiv Sena was born from a weekly cartoon magazine and now it is in trouble for publishing a cartoon