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Thursday, Sep 19, 2019
Sujata Anandan

Sujata Anandan


I wonder if the Sena and the AIMIM know that Bal Thackeray was the first person ever in India to lose his voting rights and that to contest elections for hate speeches he had made during a 1987 byelection to Vile Parle.

articles by Sujata Anandan (524 results)
Sep 17, 2019 23:49
BJP had outsmarted and outmanoeuvred the Shiv Sena quite royally since the Lok Sabha polls read more
Sep 10, 2019 23:44
Based on the last Assembly results, Prakash Ambedkar is likely to discover that Muslim candidates, even on Congress tickets, do far better than Dalit candidates, more so because in the last few years the biases of Hindu society have only been reinforced... read more
Sep 04, 2019 00:52
Congress and the NCP, need to kick out any more crooks left in their parties read more
Aug 28, 2019 00:53
If I have to choose between Bhagat Singh and Savarkar, should I be beaten up if I prefer to emulate Bhagat Singh rather than Savarkar read more
Aug 21, 2019 00:16
If the government wants to go after Raj, there are many other cases besides Kohinoor where he has not been very circumspect read more
Aug 13, 2019 23:54
Politicians are the same across the board and care little for the distressed masses they are supposed to represent and take care of, says the author read more
Aug 06, 2019 23:33
There has been much conflict not just between the Shiv Sena and the BJP but also the old Shiv Sena and the new, as the Thackerays try to position young Aaditya as a future chief minister read more
Jul 31, 2019 00:51
Now with no signs of the Congress reviving before the assembly polls, and the NCP clearly unable to make it without riding piggy back on the Congress, many NCP leaders are having second thoughts about Pawar’s ability to return them to power read more
Jul 24, 2019 00:40
The Rajya Sabha is no forum for jokes and should be debating serious bread and butter issues read more
Jul 16, 2019 23:28
Some might say that this kind of divided authority might lead to a lot of faction fights within the party, but under the circumstances, I think this is the Congress’s best shot at salvaging face for the upcoming assembly elections read more
Jul 10, 2019 00:50
Raj has not only made overtures to the much-hated north Indians over the past years, but his brilliant campaign against Modi during the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections has been second to none read more
Jun 25, 2019 23:45
She could prove more of an asset to the Shiv Sena than any of the “ranraginis” (women warriors) of its mahila aghadi read more
Jun 19, 2019 21:33
Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil’s appointment to the housing department isn’t really a big comedown read more
Jun 12, 2019 00:04
Of all the political parties in Maharashtra, the NCP is the singular party which needs power to survive, and it is highly doubtful if it will return to government in the upcoming Assembly elections read more
Jun 05, 2019 00:03
Even today, Pawar has tremendous faith in and networking with not just Maharashtra’s bureaucrats but also those at the Centre read more