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Author: Land of the Wilted Rose (Rupa); For Love & Honour (Bloomsbury); The Rat Eater (Juggernaut). Consulting Editor and Columnist: Swarajya; Newslaundry.

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- @ARanganathan72, did you see this story of a Gorkha defeating 30 Taliban single handed? Amazing warriors!… https://t.co/8MrPE14D8B
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanSoora so pehchaaniye, jo lade deen ke het Purja, purja katt mare, kabhu na chhaade khet. Goosebumps. https://t.co/IWDAw5ywFY
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanThe Dukh Bhanjani Gurdwara at Thoha Khalsa and the well - that well - in to which 94 Sikh women jumped to their dea… https://t.co/PYOdngEYghWhen a hymn was turned into a war cry, to fight the most difficult of wars - the war within. The single most spine… https://t.co/pmN2zyn4Gd @s4sukhdeep @ARanganathan72 Thanks, searched n read the full verse, it is so amazing (written by Bhagat Kabir ji)… https://t.co/UBKGAOGgjn
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanShoulder to shoulder with the Gurkhas, stand the Sikhs. The BRAVEST of the brave. Jo lade deen ke het, soora sohi… https://t.co/aWDSSOCUcS
1/17
2018
"75 years ago, most of our people were destroyed. And yet I stand here before you representing the Jewish people. W… https://t.co/9VvNmfudxbBrilliant how the ISI beat RAW & Mossad at their own game. They kidnapped Bibi & Sara Netanyahu and sent Parvez & S… https://t.co/JL61pZ6fIEScientists never set targets but they meet them. Politicians never meet targets but they set them.Gujarat GDP per capita: Rs 1,38,023 India GDP per capita: Rs 1,04,035 @narendramodi wants to eliminate Tuberculosis… https://t.co/gDFvV3EXr6This is called solidarity. 👏👏 #respect https://t.co/5LEmFwPEoK
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanBravo, Tamilian media; bravo Tamilians. [Sorry if I sound parochial but there's no substitute for Tamilian culture,… https://t.co/qepl8j2958THIS is what @JPNadda needs to do, to eradicate TB. IMPOSSIBLE. (See global trend.) To make things tougher, he's se… https://t.co/ojEFtIbFLT
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanIs there no one to tell @narendramodi that this goal, of eliminating Tuberculosis by 2025, is simply impossible? Wh… https://t.co/yPvBF6l31KNash Equilibrium & Biology. Ever wondered why most Indians are latently infected with tuberculosis? Do read. Magical. http://t.co/jW039mW2A4
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanMost of the decline in #stunting in India in recent years have been in poorest households-SV Subramanian,… https://t.co/Tzohp1YeXf
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanLooking forward to @raisinadialogue, esp this session on Health moderated by @ShamikaRavi, perhaps the only session… https://t.co/D4fpM6ZWxh"You have KILLED the institution, its reputation and MALIGNED every single judge." DAMNING words by an unnamed SC… https://t.co/PctkmPPWVDStrange. Both, @timesofindia and @IndianExpress report on the SC judges meeting, but while TOI (… https://t.co/mIqkIl5R9j"I may not get there with ya, but I want you to know..." - Dr Martin Luther King, a day before he was assassinated.… https://t.co/8J2Xzv6qWOIn 1982, Dr @Swamy39 became the FIRST Indian politician to visit @Israel and hold talks with the Israeli PM Begin.… https://t.co/sgLAA2gEON
1/16
2018
And India, the world’s largest democracy wins. Again. https://t.co/y65TYcdpep
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanJudiciary and Democracy in danger. FAILED https://t.co/AmDSjBEaClWhat's wrong with people, to be taking Ms Kavita Krishnan seriously. I'd rather believe in an ahimsa-advocating Mao… https://t.co/Yh7t5ZQGrN#JudgeLoyaSecretFiles 5 reports, 3 separate institutions confirm his death was natural. How come none questioning t… https://t.co/VVoJsto6a0
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanRan into a few narrow-eyed beefy Israeli security men this evening, thankfully nothing that our own @Iyervval could… https://t.co/TzRezOxMWSDear @PreetBharara “Slippery treacherous people” “bastards” and much more - this is what Nixon thought of you when… https://t.co/OcEDcIstdp
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanIndian cricket team is highly evolved. No tail.Egypt, and almost all our Arab friends DITCHED us to stand with Pakistan during the Indo-Pak 1971 war. And who ca… https://t.co/4mINZq9xXxManmohan Singh authorised the deliberate omission of any mention of Chabad House in India's statement in UN Securit… https://t.co/BWod6PzW80
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1/15
2018
"The argument that Alauddin Khilji saved India from the Mongols, or that he was better than them, is simply unsusta… https://t.co/ljKGQ66Xh3Timeline of India-Israel Relations under @INCIndia. Rebuff, rebuke, back-stabbing of a trusted friend at every step. https://t.co/fOtVLz4Wc5India (@INCIndia) vociferously condemned Israel during her 1967 and 1973 wars, even as Israel helped us during our… https://t.co/swMUsF8WqoOne hopes after your customary hug you whispered into his ear an apology for our behaviour during the UN vote. https://t.co/6x54cvXQbs“What have Arabs given us? Did they vote for us on the Kashmir issue? Were they supportive of us when we had the Ba… https://t.co/6DD7nABb66Israel. Helped us with critical military aid during the 1971 war when most Arab states sided with Pakistan or were… https://t.co/h7L5Y0enX6Incredible that this is ONLY the second ever Indian visit by an @IsraeliPM; the last one was back in 2003, again du… https://t.co/wiDhFpYFcA
1/14
2018
If one were to run @keshav61's Krishna-for-the-day paintings at a rate of fifteen of them per second, and for five… https://t.co/s7gx0z2xamLife's best lessons are often those left unsaid. Rangoli is one such. The choice of canvas, fleeting or permanent,… https://t.co/dfpc8WSkxvBah. All storm in a D cup. (h/t @squintneon) https://t.co/KOmmiP5Ojxcc @ManishTewari Esquire. https://t.co/AthTcMBIcRI just don't know why the Kashmiri Pandits continue to be ignored by Indian governments. What is their crime? What… https://t.co/J7Y6cWh0jKThe kind of writing that makes you go speechless, envious of the writer's craft and purity of thought. Rare is that… https://t.co/IRc4RdI6Xf"Anyone who speaks like a fool, writes like a fool, and tweets like a fool, is probably a fool." - @MinhazMerchant @ARanganathan72 https://t.co/fFDm6JIyew
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanInadvertently or otherwise, the four learned judges dragged the reputation & honesty of their twenty colleagues int… https://t.co/brnYtZPlG8Owaisi: BJP has given you a baby-rattle, for you to be busy and keep rattling it; they won't give you anything more… https://t.co/OqIL3eNTYT
1/13
2018
Not suffered damage? Boss, there are folks roaming around in England right now with this psycho's initials chiseled… https://t.co/LSdC4nCDclMeanwhile, the British judiciary just let off the brother of Hannibal Lecter with a small fine and a walk in the… https://t.co/6z76hxVY4iWow. Quite an incredible story, of how @INCIndia selected Supreme Court judges and tried to curtail the independenc… https://t.co/qNWaTEIxuA
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanI was all for the four judges going public with their grouse, but I didn't expect it would mean the whole rank and… https://t.co/8vyXlCBA1uWhat's going on. Now two of the most eminent judges are fighting fiercely on live television. Justice Hegde: Justi… https://t.co/7rmyukLuPDIndia to be the fastest growing economy in 2018, said the World Bank a couple of days ago. And now this. Unacceptab… https://t.co/v2mdNCFKctWhatever for? Not good. An upright man that he is, Justice Chelameswar should stay away from this nonsense. https://t.co/H32hwlfy7uSICKENING, but entirely expected, behaviour of Left activists and Editors towards their colleague at the Wire when… https://t.co/gRFiEyF7JL @i_Chanakya Meanwhile, away from the Justice Warriors, here come the Social Justice Warriors. https://t.co/1QJy8nvkMcIf memory serves me right, @jgopikrishnan70, didn't the CJI snatch away the 2G case from Justice Chelameswar last y… https://t.co/sesPrlEc42In fact, much to my disappointment at the time, Justice Chelameswar was the lone dissenting voice when the SC shot… https://t.co/RUeRX6qeC7RESPECT for the 4 SC judges. They are free, they are fair, and they are legends. Together, they have struck down Tr… https://t.co/9t8ssPBWqULike GNR, Subbarow should have got not one but THREE Nobel prizes - for ATP; Aureomycin & Diethylcarbamazine; and M… https://t.co/5vj0f782TjRemembering today, on his birth anniversary, one of the GREATEST Indian scientists. Yellapragada Subbarow. Discover… https://t.co/Qh93891bTbBabies, Brains And The Pelvis: A Story Of Evolution. https://t.co/FCsfp488zb
Retweeted by Anand RanganathanWas going through your TL, @Iyervval, then read a few papers. Fascinating topic this, What should be the Age of Con… https://t.co/kJ2MXx8mIW
1/12
2018
Amusing to see so many take this "What kind of story do you want" piece seriously. Either they are unaware of this… https://t.co/QyBZDn6clcIndeed. TV debates and not religion and Pakistan are responsible for terrorism in Kashmir. Because, if you recall… https://t.co/U905SQlJuFThe great Jawaharlal Nehru. https://t.co/MnE1JUoXWW https://t.co/gCqvDM2BpvLapsed Marxist meeting Prolapsed Marxist. https://t.co/tnBRUysVLDOn this day, our 2nd PM Lal Bahadur Shashtri died mysteriously in Tashkent. Was it heart attack or poison? Even aft… https://t.co/r0g9t9BAXj
Retweeted by Anand Ranganathan @vivekagnihotri Congratulations to you and the crew. Easily the most eagerly awaited film of the year.
1/11
2018
"Bless us, O mother," pleaded Duryodhana with Gandhari. "You are our blood. Support us, stand with us, so we may de… https://t.co/2WIQs3VHG8% of GDP spent on Science: China: 2.05% Brazil: 1.24 % Russia: 1.19% South Africa: 0.74% India: 0.69% LOWEST among… https://t.co/iPYsfq98HwThe irony. यतो धर्मस्ततो जयः - Where there is Dharma, there is Victory. Inscription under the Supreme Court emblem. https://t.co/GCIZumokukCouple of months ago Bilawal Bhutto aka @mihirssharma was analysing economic outlook with cries of Tanking, Disaste… https://t.co/47LFAzIHDDThink I know one of the hacks in Didi's entourage who nicked the cutlery. I remember the cheeky bastard everytime… https://t.co/RhBqjlKOgR
1/10
2018
Quite incredible. Ashamed didn't know of this till today - never saw it being mentioned in our textbooks. [Now I le… https://t.co/gtten0Ww4xTwo years ago, @AdityaRajKaul stood in solidarity with an NDTV journo who was allegedly heckled at her job. I want… https://t.co/Z5eYwzjJNTDisgusting behaviour. And these cult-serfs call themselves social justice warriors. Commend @ShivaniGupta_5 for sta… https://t.co/uwIOBWE6F7Fabulous news and a welcome U-turn. I do like Modi government's new year resolution - to be sensible. Hope it lasts… https://t.co/xp1jhdm41TRemembering the great Har Gobind Khorana on his 96th birth anniversary. #GoogleDoodle https://t.co/15EzlmePCZ
1/9
2018

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