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Feb 16, 2017
BMC Election 2017: A battle of words, not reforms between Uddhav and FadnavisWhile politicians have set foot in Mumbai’s narrow lanes and dared to canvass for the BMC elections despite their many broken promises, the political narrative is being shaped by two men who are not directly accountable to the people of the city.
Feb 11, 2017
Uddhav takes another jibe at BJP, says being Bal Thackeray's son makes him bossThe strained relations of the Sena and the BJP, despite being partners in governance in the state and at the Centre, have hit a new low after they broke ties for the civic polls in Maharashtra, scheduled for later this month.
Jan 31, 2017
Mumbai civic polls: Raj Thackeray knocking Uddhav’s door after Shiv Sena decides to run solo is surprisingIt is not Raj Thackeray’s style to go knocking on doors, however, he called up his cousin seven times pleading for a tie-up.
Jan 30, 2017
BJP-Shiv Sena's on-off relationship could have major impact on 2019 Lok Sabha pollsNotwithstanding the Saffron colour and the slogan of Hindutva, the BJP and Shiv Sena were never on the same page.
Jan 29, 2017
Sanjay Leela Bhansali attacked on Padmavati set: It’s time Bollywood stands up to the bulliesFriday’s attack on Bollywood wasn’t the first and won’t be the last unless the industry unites. It’s time for Bollywood as a collective to say ‘enough is enough’.
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