Written off two months ago, he has again emerged as Maharashtra’s most powerful politician
With the immediate threat of the BJP now gone, will they be able to band together for a full five years?
Uddhav Thackeray turned the party genteel but in the process deprived it of the aggression that fuelled its growth. The price of his chief ministership is being hostage to old family friend Sharad Pawar
Sharad Pawar, one of India’s wiliest politicians, is getting back at the BJP by putting a wedge in their alliance with the Shiv Sena
With the near eclipse of Congress and NCP in Maharashtra, BJP sets its sights on a bigger score in the forthcoming Assembly elections