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Mumbai Musings

Jul 24, 2013 Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

From the appearance and disappearance of Narendra Modi hoardings to an eatery prompting him to tweet, and even Uddhav Thackeray seemingly preoccupied with him, the Gujarat CM loomed large

Mumbai Musings

May 28, 2013 Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

So would the BMC finally encash the Rs 5 lakh cheque issued by a "hurt" Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray for the arrangements the corporation spent for the funeral of Bal Thackeray, or not?

Mumbai Musings

It’s all about loving your family, as K Jo told us ages ago. And Uddhav seems to have proved it by reaching out to Raj Thackeray, much sooner than anyone expected...

Why Michael Jackson Paid Thackeray

Nov 22, 2012 Behram Contractor

"Who's this Raj Thackeray, is he the big man?" "Well, I don't know exactly," said the agent. "But I am told his uncle is a big man and always packs a remote control on him..."

After Bal Thackeray

There are several theories as to how the Sena-MNS-Congress politics will unfold in the coming months. All too premature, but the support and involvement Raj Thackeray has shown since Uddhav’s angioplasty till now, it is hard not to speculate for Mumb

15 November, 2012

Mumbai Musings

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

Bal Thackeray's worsening health and rumours about it kept Mumbai tense but calm, as every little sign from his residence Matoshree, and Sena Bhavan, were subjected to serious scrutiny

25 October, 2010

Teaching ‘Objectionable’ Language

Suhaan Mehta

Our colleges and universities need a freer rein if students and teachers have to realize their academic potential to the fullest.

18 October, 2002

The Hindu Suicide Squads

Since we could not get a full transcript of the controversial speech by Bal Thackeray, we reproduce a literal translation of the report on the speech as it appeared in the Shiv Saina mouthpiece Dopahar Ka Saamna dated Oct 16.

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A tractor at work at the construction site of the Central Vista project, in New Delhi.

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Congress General Secretary and AICC in-charge of Uttar Pradesh (UP) Priyanka Gandhi speaks during 'Pratigya rally', ahead of UP Assembly elections 2022, in Moradabad.

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. K. Stalin visits the flood affected areas, in Thoothukudi.

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Doctors release a health advisory during an awareness campaign against air pollution to mark National Pollution Control Day, in Kolkata.

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Rashtriya Janata Dal MLA Bhai Virendra and BJP MLA Sanjay Saravgi go for compromise in the presence of Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha, RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav and Deputy CM Tarkishor Prasad following a verbal spat between...

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