Watching the tributes on TV and reading the newspaper comments, anybody who did not know much about Bal Thackeray could be forgiven for thinking that two different people had died. One was a Marathi-speaking avatar of Adolf Hitler. And the other was a Bombay-bred version of Mother Teresa. Read more

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I don’t know if you have seen the Ides of March, George Clooney’s movie about an American primary campaign. But if you have any interest in politics, you should do yourself a favour and either see it in the cinema or get hold of the DVD. Read more

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When I read that 27-year-old Sushil Kumar from Bihar had won Rs 5 crore on Kaun Banega Crorepati, my first thought was that this was another milestone for KBC. My second thought was that this was yet another instance of what I call the KBC or Millionaire effect. Read more

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Let me say, straight out, that I do not accept the basic distinction that Amitabh Bachchan is trying to make between being a brand ambassador for Gujarat and a brand ambassador for Narendra Modi. Read more

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