Kumar Ketkar The Indian Express Group
Tuesday 9 February '10In the Charlie Chaplin film The Great Dictator, there is a famous scene in which Adolf Hitler and Mussolini meet.
Friday 23 October '09The Maharashtra elections results will force Sharad Pawar and Uddhav Thackeray to reinvent themselves....
Tuesday13 October '09To say that the Maharashtra Assembly elections will be a replay of Lok Sabha 2009 is to display huge ignorance and even indifference about...
Friday25 September '09Explore the vacuum of ideas in the Maharashtra campaign to understand MNS
Thursday3 September '09The Maharashtra assembly election will set both tone and tune of the political orchestra currently being conducted by Dr Manmohan...
Thursday21 May '09No wonder it is confused now.The BJPs’s multiple personality disorder stems from its very origins.
Tuesday3 March '09Read his biography and you’ll know: he just wants to be prime minister
Friday28 November '08Even otherwise, the city of Mumbai is explosive. But everytime there is a terrorist attack, the metropolis is gripped by a kind of fear psychosis.
Wednesday22 October '08Once upon a time the Raj Kapoors and Dilip Kumars cashed in on their dreams, but in those days of ‘Shehar aur Sapna’ there used to be sympathy for the migrant poor
Friday6 June '08It appears that all the problems of Maharashtra have been solved. People are not only happy and contented but are looking forward...
Tuesday20 May '08Vijay Tendulkar transcended the cultural boundaries of Maharashtra.
Thursday8 May '08Read Raj Thackeray’s latest speech as a reflection of a wider Maharashtrian political economy problem.
Saturday5 April '08Karnataka could determine Lok Sabha poll dates. But the churning has already begun
Wednesday13 February '08Raj and Uddhav Thackeray recently spoke of inclusive politics. Why that promise proved to be empty.
Thursday31 January '08A roaring tiger with menacing eyes is a symbol of the Shiv Sena.
Friday7 December '07Today, when Narendra Modi is in the news for his ugly election rhetoric at Mangrol...
Friday20 July '07There is a false impression gaining adherents in most parts of India that Pratibha Patil, soon to be ensconced as the president of India...
Saturday16 June '07The lady and the snowman: Pratibha and Shivraj are a study in contrast
Thursday22 March '07NCP’s ‘strategic partnership’ with Shiv Sena must be read as a move by a long-distance runner
Tuesday6 February '07Don’t even try to find Maharashtra-wide trends in the BMC results
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Pawan Khera and Shashi Tharoor's defence of the UPA, as rejoinders to articles by Pratap Bhanu Mehta and Shekhar Gupta, displays how political sycophancy can distort perception. They are written to ensure their status in the party. Madhu Trehan A people in despair, a government in wonderland Comments