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Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray passes away at 86

Bal Keshav Thackeray, one of India’s most polarising politicians and leader of an influential right-wing Hindu nationalist party that has dominated politics in the country’s richest city for two decades, has died aged 86. Thackeray, has “breathed his last”, his physician Jalil Parkar told a huge crowd assembled outside the veteran politician’s house in India’s financial hub of Mumbai. Thackeray, ... Read More »