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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 farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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