by Dept. of Politics and Public Administration, University of Pune in Pune .
Written in English
|Statement||by Suhas Palshikar.|
|Series||Occasional paper ;, ser. 2, no. 3, Occasional paper (University of Poona. Dept. of Politics and Public Administration) ;, ser. 2, no. 3.|
|LC Classifications||Microfiche 2001/60356 (J)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||40|
|LC Control Number||99959734|
The book, titled "Aaj ke Shivaji: Narendra Modi", has been written by BJP leader Jay Bhagwan Goyal. The Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, which are part of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government, have criticised the book. "A BJP leader has written the book titled 'Aaj Ke Shivaji: Narendra Modi', which we find insulting. ‘Shiv Sena Women is a riveting account of the Shiv Sena’s `Mahila Aghadi’ or women’s front and their children in Bombay. Sen addresses urgent contemporary issues that are relevant not only to India, but to all those interested in the growing social support for fundamentalist movements.’ —Professor Kumkum Sangari, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. The belated publication of this book would help readers appreciate that the rise of regionalism and of Shiv Sena was a development shaped by . His first book, The Sena Story was published in , when he was only His second book, Sachin Tendulkar: A Definitive Biography (Roli Books) and is now into its fifth edition. He is currently Senior Associate Editor with the Hindustan Times, Mumbai/5(29).
A senior Shiv Sena leader loyal to Uddhav said he had stood by his cousin during the Ramesh Kini controversy. ‘Many meetings, including those with lawyers, happened at . The book, written by BJP leader Jay Bhagwan Goyal, has created a political storm in Maharashtra, where Shivaji Maharaj is a highly revered figure. The Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, part of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government, have criticised the book for comparing Modi with Shivaji Maharaj, calling it "insulting". A chronicle of Shiv Sena and Bal Thackery, completed and published at the time of Thackeray's death in November Vaibhav Purandare tries to make the book as balanced as he possibly could, but it gets too biased at times and covertly justifies some of the heinous crimes committed by the saffron outfit/5. How did he and his Shiv Sena establish sway over the multi-crore film industry and, with its longstanding alliance with the BJP, become a subject of intense curiosity all over India and even in Pakistan? This book tells the complete story of Bal Thackeray and the rise, fall and split of the Shiv Sena.
The Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress, part of the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government, have criticised the book for comparing Modi with Shivaji Maharaj, calling it . A senior Shiv Sena leader too claimed that Raj was trying to take a leaf out of the late Bal Thackeray’s book. But Maharashtra already has two mainstream political players in the Hindutva space — the Shiv Sena and BJP. As BJP leaders admit, there is no reason for the party to promote another player for eating into these votes. The Sena women, on the other hand, as some of the incidents of street justice quoted in Tarini Bedi’s book, The Dashing Ladies Of Shiv Sena, illustrate, adopt tactics that are more earthy and. This remarkable book, based on Atreyee Sen's immersion into the low-income, working-class slums of Bombay, tells the story of the women and children of the Shiv Sena, one of the most radical and violent of the Hindu nationalist parties that dominated Indian politics throughout the s and into the present/5.