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Rahul Pandita @rahulpandita New Delhi, India

Journalist. Author of Our Moon Has Blood Clots and Hello, Bastar: The Untold Story of India's Maoist Movement. Yale World Fellow, 2015

1,564 Following   58,023 Followers   24,714 Tweets

Joined Twitter 6/12/10


On his deathbed, Saul Bellow had one question: “Was I a man or was I a jerk?” https://t.co/tFI18QLHHQ
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12/9
2018
@Iyervval Allergic to meat! Wtf is that! I suggest you immediately fold your hands in penance, recite “Namaste Shar… https://t.co/7YNxuhX5GuIf you have 5 min, do read this poignant story of a #KashmiriPandit. How can these wounds ever heal, how can one ev… https://t.co/vyQac5gXtx
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12/8
2018
Excellent! https://t.co/cbTC4MT813Govt removes Kashmiri from language portal after Kashmiri Pandits object https://t.co/xAcqb5Qs0xThis is just not done, @ArtofLiving - Brihadeesvara is a protected heritage site. Stop ruining whatever little is l… https://t.co/scOzSexEXsA man coughed up a giant blood clot in the exact shape of the critical airway it had been blocking. Doctors aren't… https://t.co/PrJjtpLdJg
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaFinally got hold of this. Five pages into it and I am loving it! @alexanderchee https://t.co/hXhik75UMM
12/7
2018
This guy deserves a Padma award for all that he is doing. Relentless. Such an inspiration. https://t.co/jOlvelbX7y
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaNo No Iskcon. This is not the right argument. The argument should be that you will serve food on your own terms or… https://t.co/g8LoXzVLeD
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @nirupamakotru TulmulThe distance, the distance. https://t.co/cvwnt0a2ph @kaulsanjay @OriginalKashmir Calm down, do a little anulom vilom. Then open the article before hyperventilating. It’s not mine.
12/6
2018
This man is ex-diplomat & he is issuing a veiled threat against a friendly country at the behest of the dynasty. https://t.co/ViI8tCwYX7
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @TRUTHSE22767578 It is Panun Kashmir. @gaurav_vats3 You are an engineer, at least rise up to that level of logic. Nothing can justify his lynching. But t… https://t.co/7PzKbdCrOeCobrapost makes public Inspector Subodh Singh’s shocking revelations of months before, where he claimed Akhilesh Ya… https://t.co/CKBg4TqFhhHow to score a self goal 101 . Hello Congress party, in the words of the famous philosopher RV, are you serious ? https://t.co/Gta3eZVKOb
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaFYI @priyankachopra is fmr Miss World & has enough money to buy her own diamonds. Do u know, how much effort does i… https://t.co/loCqI0HYxJ
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThat is such anti-flower and anti-wheat language. You should be ashamed. https://t.co/HyDy2whcSs
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaAgree @TweetinderKaul was wonderful. https://t.co/DcMDdHNc8t
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita"The 600-year-old Neelkant Mahadev temple has also been razed, and nobody knows where the linga/idols are." The UP… https://t.co/TU0O08H6hWऔर अगर अपना गांव न हो, तो क्या याद करें? @neeleshmisra कभी उस गाँव की कहानी भी लिखें जो नदी के उस पार रह गया। जी… https://t.co/rcp9a1k5El
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaStrong words. Indian Police Officers 'demand' strongest action against cow terrorists. Hope the FBI is listening an… https://t.co/YBbHgLxfzc
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaEvery single day. Our house had a spring right outside, a water source in old days. Its boundary had exquisite carv… https://t.co/UByuSSGIdnExtraordinary: statement after UP Chief Minister meeting on #Bulandshahr doesn’t mention the murdered police inspec… https://t.co/x2PdlHc5uZ
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12/5
2018
जो कुछ महीने पहले हेलिकॉप्टर से बहारों फ़ूल बरसाओ कर रहे थे, वे आज अपने साथी की लाश ढोने के लिए बाध्य हैं. https://t.co/mxHeb2V5hG“CM only keeps saying cow cow cow” https://t.co/kHvbGkKt0L @isatyendra @Banuall @HRDMinistry @PrakashJavdekar Thanks to dear Banu.Thank you for your sensitivity on this matter. We have lost everything in exile. The last thing we want is that our… https://t.co/cesozMeBBYFIR in the Bulandshahr violence names Yogesh Raj, Bajrang Dal District convenor and 27 others as the main conspirat… https://t.co/40JiVvxHD1
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12/4
2018
If you have decided that the only way Hello is said in Kashmir is Asalam Waleykum, then at least leave the poor Lak… https://t.co/OKp7EPe7w6 @pratik_p_gupta Different threads of my work get identified as “Left” or “Right”, depending on what I write and who… https://t.co/fLaEzDZutNThat’s besides the point. A dear friend (not RW) once told me of a Leftist academic who during a debate feigned com… https://t.co/pSX10ukRpRहाँ, इसीलिए अभिजीत अभी भी जेल में मानसिक यातना भुगत रहा है। आप लोग ढोल इस लिए नहीं बजा रहे क्यूँकि आपका ढोल फटा हुआ… https://t.co/g7x4DiXTefOne of the rarest picture of Mattan Temple in 1918 #Kashmir @ashokepandit @AnupamPKher @rahulpandita @AdityaRajKaul https://t.co/gvaxSxDy5H
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @rupasubramanya @Iyervval Pointing out that RW (Modi ecosystem or otherwise) has done nothing for Abhijit doesn’t m… https://t.co/YgvW5MGaXMLately we’ve seen numerous appeals for Abhijit Iyer’s release. But you know the biggest lesson many have drawn from… https://t.co/yoCHZXNF90The greatest scientists have been inspired by Vedanta classics. This is because the Veda puts the subject smack in… https://t.co/FsEzsjawfD
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaWhat a disgrace! Now you see how privilege works. It works because this police officer will never take her ‘anger’… https://t.co/KNLJ1tkGeD
12/3
2018
Enter from third exit: With fresh elections on the cards in Jammu and Kashmir, can BJP turn the state’s two main po… https://t.co/QeO7dclEMCThe writer David Devadas goes back into Kashmir's history to argue why it is perilous to ignore lessons of the past https://t.co/GxY9mE8bDh
12/2
2018
#BREAKING: PDP Chief @MehboobaMufti writes to PM @narendramodi asking him to initiate the process of opening the Sh… https://t.co/3QD904p0kE
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @shilpitewari She will be okay, all best to her. @shilpitewari Why not?
12/1
2018
I am not aware of the nuances of your government accommodation, but a few weeks ago, you were explaining how it was… https://t.co/bp9edITIkU
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaNo, dear reporter, farmers aren't annadata. Stop deifying them. They are citizens who are struggling to make ends m… https://t.co/B0JKGbaeZy
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThis simplicity and expertise looking innocent in making a deadly weapon is what Naxals have learned over the years… https://t.co/ZjwMjPkPTW
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11/30
2018
Pakoda shops here, desi chicken business there. Long live the extraordinary vision of our leaders! https://t.co/dOHCYzv8dNToday in Sukma, to trigger off explosives fitted inside a dummy (targeting CRPF) https://t.co/yJbqu6fijC @twitmaverick Uff, this is deadly.I finally met @mollycrabapple and told her what a big fan I am of her work. We exchanged notes on art and life and… https://t.co/xibMA4FcHo @Retributions @crpfindia Am not a fan (or supporter of PG). But one must remember it was introed in Valley after 20… https://t.co/hYZyE2xWT9The restraint shown by @crpfindia in Kashmir is remarkable. This picture is from stone-pelting in Budgam yesterday,… https://t.co/1shdOb4ZrGOk, so a CRPF source just tells me that 7 kilos of explosives were planted in one of these dummies with release mec… https://t.co/ztkwAGpi9bIn Sukma a platoon of CRPF halted suddenly in the forest as they felt a squad of Naxals had set up an ambush. After… https://t.co/0oLbp4y8Tghahahaha https://t.co/lkjXVngmk3
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @PuneetVuneet 😂😂हा हा हा, एकदम सही कहा. https://t.co/JTY507deSJ
11/29
2018
Blood of lesser mortals. @IPS_Association @bhatray https://t.co/yuMnWBeiL4
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaI mean phew https://t.co/9n0oRUEhlg
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThis is fantastic. I remember having a long conversation with you on this. Congratulations, Varun. https://t.co/9SsyXxFKIiCulture of entitlement in the campus is equally affecting the teaching community. I see little point in creating a… https://t.co/PNCI8SKNJm
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaLashkar terrorist Naveed Jutt’s corpse after today’s encounter in Kashmir. https://t.co/1OwyXw3PAb @khalidbshah @raj_235145 Sivakasi. Moklyav su ti wanye. @PawanDurani @khalidbshah No, he is dead. Hizbul Wizbul chhenn’e aaes maanaan :-) @khalidbshah Add’e Doklamas manz parov nikaah. @khalidbshah Yann’e peth’e chhe Beijing peth aakh, chhe zan gaukh soft-hearted. Chhe pey’e tiraining dyin.And then it snowed a different kind of snow. https://t.co/0WCbduB06c @Retributions Telugu men who have worked hard on their Hindi but still get confused about “bhumika nibhaaya” :-)CPI (Maoist) formally announces the appointment of commander Nambala Keshav Rao as the party’s new general secretar… https://t.co/vCMY4979Ja
11/28
2018
This is magnificent https://t.co/XJTGfka9rN
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaIn some parts of the world, insect populations have declined by as much as 75% over the past quarter century. Here'… https://t.co/mGqeaPLu7p
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaSomewhere in Dandakaranya, Maoist guerrillas run a relay race as part of their training. https://t.co/S7hhpB73AEA superb video of Kejariwal's Mohalla Clinic , Near His residence @INCDelhi @Sharmistha_GK @ajaymakenhttps://t.co/KGQTet15mb
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaA man dragged out of police van and thrashed to death by a mob in Shamli's UP. The police present at the spot in UP… https://t.co/scpZH3NB9P
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThe film industry has had no man kinder than Farooque Shaikh sahab. https://t.co/RdRzvJRj23
11/27
2018
Among the Maoists killed in Sukma today is a commander called Taati who had a reward of 8 lakhs on his head. Here i… https://t.co/2dII0v9ULAWe celebrate and mark #ConstitutionDay by sharing our article about the formidable Birsa Munda. A joint column with… https://t.co/382DYoBdO1
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThere is such poor-quality humour in India. But that is bound to happen as journalists turn into satirists, satiris… https://t.co/tajxvrjFue @PurohitAbhinav1 Sorry, it is an error. Will get it corrected. Thank you.“When [Modi] was in charge of Uttarakhand, he took my Tata Safari for fifteen days. When I was not included in the… https://t.co/3L09q6oYAt#RajasthanElections2018 @RahulGandhi while offering puja at Pushkar said his 'gotra' was "Kaul Dattatrey". He clai… https://t.co/CEvFZQpiRO
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaAnd this is how leftists destroy each and every movement.....here they are trying to hijack and destroy LGBTQ agend… https://t.co/9oh2F4lbvF
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaTerrorism is meant to terrorise people. Sharing pix of terror serves terrorists' demonic agenda. On 10th anniversar… https://t.co/vBSsI9IerL
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaFolks can heave a sigh of relief as Mani Shankar Aiyar denies opening any Twitter account https://t.co/I4rlFKA8ZK
Retweeted by Rahul Panditaक्या यह व्यक्तिगत और निचला स्तर का हमला नहीं है या इसे जस्टिफाई कर सकते हैं? अब जब हर बयान पर स्टैंड लेने की बात शु… https://t.co/MRcMn1nvUp
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita @jgopikrishnan70 @rishibagree Over 59 percent.
11/26
2018
@dhume @ForeignAffairs Who is the writer?This just made my day! https://t.co/ysC0FktGJK
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaRacket galore. Recently @airvistara showed all aisle seats booked in Mum-Del flight, forcing me, owing to knee inju… https://t.co/9u2EZC9c7AVery few international correspondents working in the USSR reported the manmade famine in 1930s Ukraine. Canadian jo… https://t.co/JFAiKB0x1x
Retweeted by Rahul Pandita🤩🤩 https://t.co/88mIlPQ26yThis is Pandit Jagannath Sathu in 1952 on how KPs were suppressed post partition. Sathu was radical humanist belong… https://t.co/1j1ZMJIqIz
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaThe biggest service that J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik may have done for Kashmir and for India is to bring the J&K B… https://t.co/gi9CrOu0GCIf a single individual can do this, Imagine what the mighty government could have done all these years. No sense of… https://t.co/l2tl5mPdgb
Retweeted by Rahul PanditaOperation Desert Storm in Rajasthan. With the RSS forgetting its differences with Vasundhara Raje for now, does she… https://t.co/tWoukQFNum
11/25
2018
“Patel was the quintessential man of action whose life was focused on securing India’s independence, which he did b… https://t.co/GPha8UppH1 @ArchisMohan Same in MP and Chhattisgarh as well.Is the “bair” in Rajasthan only with the “Rani” or with Modi also? I report from Rajasthan https://t.co/tGoqaA8aT8
11/24
2018

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