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Rammanohar Reddy @ramreddy Hyderabad, India

Writer, journalist, economist. Now Editor, @TheIndiaForum. Earlier Readers' Editor @scroll_in, Editor @epw_in, and journalist at @the_hindu & @DeccanHerald

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Joined Twitter 3/18/07


Kudos to students of Pilibhit School for standing with their Head master who was suspended for allowing them to sin… https://t.co/XHMo2uuZEp
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyThe DNA Technology(Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2019 has been referred to Parliamentary Standing Committee… https://t.co/lfPuU1IxGP
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10/19
2019
⁦@sambit_dash⁩ & me dissect ‘NMC’ the new player which will regulate the murky world of Indian medical education, s… https://t.co/Kkhz58oIhA
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyA powerful field report from Kashmir. Part of a larger report following a visit. Do read. https://t.co/0mz7lLdg0dThe only reason for synchronous elections is that we would be spared the trashy levels to which election campaigns… https://t.co/06byzjb1DS
10/18
2019
So a Deputy Chie Minister says voting for the BJP is like dropping a nuclear bomb on Pakistan, a chief minister say… https://t.co/ZRtLVndcv8No, this is NOT The Onion. This is an actual letter written by the President of the United States to another head… https://t.co/7wrUv86eBd
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10/17
2019
@venugovindu @ramreddy @Ideas4India @_SudhaNarayanan's piece is reading ten times over https://t.co/XnhlVAi9G6
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyI don't care if I get trolled for this, but I want to say that I hope I live long enough for people to appreciate h… https://t.co/yifEZbzyVh
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy“Ask us why we are unhappy!” says my mother. “Is this democracy?” asks my aunt. Proud of these women standing up to… https://t.co/fRcpSGAeMK
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10/16
2019
But did he not notice that box office collections for 3 new films last week were Rs 120 crore. And as the Finance M… https://t.co/dTEskHLAyjUnfortunate. Very. https://t.co/On976YbWuNThis was the first thing I saw this morning. And cried. Irfan is a former journalist who was in Delhi, preparing… https://t.co/06CEkUMNo7
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyA two minute video that offers a balanced view on the value and "non-value" of "evidence-based policy" that has got… https://t.co/bJrQNphQID
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyBut then they won’t will they? They prefer abuse and whataboutery. https://t.co/z2Mvzk1TwxThose times when a cancer patient talking to a doctor, a mother sharing news of dead cousin and students discussing… https://t.co/FiOngeY47x
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyA two minute video that offers a balanced view on the value and "non-value" of "evidence-based policy" that has got… https://t.co/bJrQNphQIDI wouldn’t agree with “doesn’t reflect sexism as much as...” here. But there is parochialism at work. In India & Fr… https://t.co/pJajIE6TvK
10/15
2019
@narlak @the_hindu Never noticed this in 10+ years or I have forgotten but I wonder if this is a case of wrong pun… https://t.co/2qbK0TJgp5One should not be churlish towards Nobel Prize winners on the day of the award, but where knowledge is concerned a… https://t.co/EVta6IicE7I woke rather late today and have just heard the news on this year's #Nobel Prize in Economics. I shall comment on it later.
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyIndia’s first private train violates railway tariff law. Via @the_hindu https://t.co/dr3fAVXV57 What's the govt's e… https://t.co/6WynVDZHKB
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10/14
2019
Add to this no bullets fired in kashmir in last two months, so Kashmirproblem has been resolved. https://t.co/Bzyvju39XI
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyRice, wheat and dal are being purchased in the market so there is no problem of nutrition. And one can go on. The… https://t.co/qtrGUk3KVl
10/13
2019
Dalrymplean absences and evasions: https://t.co/iz5vEK95jW @TheIndiaForum
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyDoes “clubbing them to death” sound better to RSS’ delicate sensitivities? https://t.co/LFifPx3nvp
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy' “I have never been to a country so much in love with hate”[British politician Bevan on Pakistan]. Unfortunately,… https://t.co/1ZLYIaCPly
10/12
2019
I withdraw from participation in the Sociological Meetings in Ankara in protest against the Turkish attack upon the… https://t.co/eocfDIYIg6
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyThe test in protest https://t.co/nMdekJTBG8 via @IndianExpressA postcard to @narendramodi read: "Dear Mr PM, I have classmates who belong to Kashmir. Seeing their faces just mak… https://t.co/Pfgyy7CtI4
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10/10
2019
Hear this engrossing 40 minute talk by @srinathraghava3 on the history of Kashmir and the problems with the governm… https://t.co/5n4D6Jhvuw @ahalam @srinathraghava3 @amitvarma Yes. That is a longer version of the Hyderabad talk but there are nuggets here… https://t.co/OXb2H5Fq3WA fascinating, no nonsense, no abuse, clear exposition of the history and issues on Kashmir and Article 370. You c… https://t.co/wxGYJBBLzxThis is a stunning, myth-busting public lecture on the history of #Kashmir - covering Article 370, Nehru, Patel, Ab… https://t.co/3PcJHRQiOu
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10/9
2019
“If they feel the 49 signatories are traitors, please go ahead and book all of us who have sent the same letter. We… https://t.co/sDOFApFGOeCongratulations @Ram_Guha But someone must tell the American Historical Association that their awardee faces court… https://t.co/zQI4LAqQ1gA dehumanised society criminalises a community. A story of anguish and despair from the very first sentence. The ba… https://t.co/3CeIQ1Yykw
10/8
2019
A few days ago, a Magistrate in Bihar directed Police to register FIR against 49 people for sedition for sending a… https://t.co/K26IquqEr1
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyAnother tragedy from Kashmir, another story that tells us we have lost our soul https://t.co/Yai8SxaHzQBig Media Cheers Constables Violent Speech While CRPF Brass Squirms https://t.co/kxYMbgD9ji via @thewire_in?lang=enWe as a nation have failed. The Kashmir occupation diminishes us, no matter what the official claims are, no matter… https://t.co/oaTApCIhzF
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyAmartya Sen: “I don’t see that one has to be hopeless before such hopelessness is due.” https://t.co/ToJBr6Kbxc
10/7
2019
Sometimes, the simplest of questions expresses the most important of concerns. https://t.co/9TcKrhFQX2
10/5
2019
“This kind of politics goes against not just the letter and spirit of the constitution but marks a potentially dang… https://t.co/nRInkSADv7Mohan Bhagwat now claims Gandhi had a soft spot for the RSS. That is a lie. Gandhi was opposed to the RSS’s sectari… https://t.co/Hu85Lsvp76
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy“There is no way to be polite about it. Indian Home Minister Amit Shah’s proposal is both unconstitutional and bigo… https://t.co/zgFYzORR81
10/3
2019
@AnjaliMody1 @aniketalam @nytimes Ram Madhav is kind of honest, he says “Even Godse said...” and also has a swipe a… https://t.co/l4MkjgQcp7Why has the govt claimed that India is ‘open defecation free (ODF)’ when 2018 data shows that 40-50% of people in f… https://t.co/JFiR2cGOuX
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyEr? ⁦@nytimes⁩. Are you giving balance after publishing Imran Khan? Are you worried after publishing those reports… https://t.co/4tvtfZ0U9uFrom ⁦@DeccanHerald⁩ October 2 https://t.co/2UAF3WfVS7
10/2
2019
What a noble gesture by India’s top National Law Universities — humanitarian, precise and targeted ! Our suffering… https://t.co/YCpjRgjtc6
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyUnless you deal with caste, you will not end open defecation. As simple as that, though Gates Foundation rewarded p… https://t.co/I0N71sFxKIIn Kashmir, Growing Anger and Misery https://t.co/4Ofrc933m8
10/1
2019
The night the soldiers came: Allegations of abuse surface in Kashmir https://t.co/Y8QAMF4ZV0Priorities https://t.co/52f5QaUxL8
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyA proposal for economic revival based on a push to rural India. The only one likely to work say the authors, Ashok… https://t.co/eLfRGU7j6NMore power to the keyboard. https://t.co/09IWn5VsxLIn contrast to their news and analysis @livemint ‘s editorial pages have from the beginning always maintained rathe… https://t.co/nR4BfmgT5S
9/30
2019
The Indian media saw Modi’s US visit as a great success. But Americans themselves barely noticed it https://t.co/GETW88omxM via @scroll_inThe trouble with opinion writing in India. You can say just about any balderdash devoid of facts or evidence becaus… https://t.co/CjanwrEkKk
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9/29
2019
Saturday evening breathtaking reporting from @IndiaToday the channel with the high quality reporter Donald Trump pr… https://t.co/rBdvzWnf4XThis is a most clearly written piece on the Indian economy - why we are where we are, & what can be done. It’s non… https://t.co/lEdlQiWpmK
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9/28
2019
@UnamPillai essay worth reading again and again. https://t.co/omDwxqTZRFGandhi's Legacy Was Betrayed By Modi—But It Can Still Be Reclaimed by Kashmiri Peaceful Resistance https://t.co/mlEsPI0JMM"Citizens speak up after chain of shock events": See the photograph of this girl hit by a pellet gun. We will live… https://t.co/qmcIZy4QPx
9/27
2019
@ParomaMukherjee @htTweets The archive must be wrong. Please see receipt: Text on receipt says "one guinea". (110 p… https://t.co/GMD3mQQvc3#Trump says #Modi is #thefatherofthenation! https://t.co/EBE31rgcuq
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy @ParomaMukherjee @htTweets Lovely article. One point: The Woolgar and Roberts receipt is for one guinea (text), whi… https://t.co/OjEjv9WlLWStudents, Scholars Call for Lifting Blackout in Kashmir's Academic Institutions https://t.co/QGzRnMzS5KA picture is louder than a 1000 words. https://t.co/wBAYd9EDNW"The best thing about stand-up comedy and satire is that it can be local, non-elitist, intelligent and biting, with… https://t.co/WUYbGgLvz4Kashmir: 'Ordinary People Living Under Iron Siege,' Finds All-Women Team  https://t.co/RxbseQHjkJ via @thewire_in
9/26
2019
A detailing of the links between the organisers of the Houston meeting and RSS/VHP groups https://t.co/Yt9Rh0qhhR by @rashmee_kumar#IndianMedia and one its star reporters. https://t.co/oN5XXQxTc9"I wish I had reporters like that... Where do you find these reporters?" Trump says, as he's asked a question from… https://t.co/tl0fOlyzSA
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyCrackdown on lawyers shrinks road to justice in Kashmir @AJENews https://t.co/E0ZiePMRXp“It is an Indian thing”! https://t.co/XDwMJm8uHLDonald Trump on Narendra Modi: Like “Elvis” Presley. And also “Father if India”. That is some range. https://t.co/4LedZwKokv
9/25
2019
I was privileged to have watched his debut at Chepauk in December 1969 against Australia. India lost the series dec… https://t.co/Em2Fc88HRPYet, he had to fight the selectors right through. He had an outstanding Ranji in 81-82 but was not selected for the… https://t.co/4Q9QsGY9JT⁦@surendracart⁩ is back and he is absolutely brilliant. This should have been on a giant screen in Houston. ⁦… https://t.co/IVL4IWev13So pal Donal Trump is not playing according to the script. In spite of his re-election bid being endorsed, or comin… https://t.co/iqEUKLZLwsSo the moment you show spine, they will let the hound dogs loose...if not on you then on your family to dig up real… https://t.co/cyt1KOseQs
9/24
2019
The Indianness of Indian Americans is basically garish bollywood-extra clothes, caste based marriages and skloka cl… https://t.co/DzY55Vnb79
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyI had some thoughts about Modi's visit to Houston. His divisiveness, i think, is the antithesis of the pluralistic… https://t.co/5vXiW1LQgF
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyDude Donald Trump praised fellow Dude Narendra Modi for reducing poverty in India by 300 million during a decade un… https://t.co/I57g0rAz4jNo other Indian PM had the honour to be compared with Hitler. These are the visuals Indian media will hide from I… https://t.co/V8UbTtMUln
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy“Indians who live and work in US took part in @narendramodi’s #HowdyModi rally. If Donald Trump held a similar rall… https://t.co/ZMCDZpFVuN
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyAs an Indian American, today's #HowdyModi/Trump rally feels absurd Why celebrate someone trying to deport 500k Ind… https://t.co/psyUASr0IG
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyOnly interesting thing in this inane article is the obsession with Einstein, with a wrong interpretation of course,… https://t.co/zVFOWEeyehIt was not going to be long before this was going to happen. What is next? “Who was in the wrong in failing to prot… https://t.co/XmeCOMG558"Indian secularism is a positive concept, taking along and encouraging all the cultural practices while instilling… https://t.co/26sY4FpiB9
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9/23
2019
Thanks @ttindia for standing up to intimidation! https://t.co/hvZ4OHm6ha
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy“Who says I am with the storm? In a time of Godse, I am with Gandhi.” https://t.co/nxCA4Z8gXt via @scroll_in @Rajesh_SEI @FinMinIndia Unfortunate. All these decades, no category of books -- educational, research or fiction -… https://t.co/ssguFtXKIN
9/22
2019
@Rajesh_SEI @FinMinIndia Perhaps the world's first? Only in #NewIndia @Rajesh_SEI @FinMinIndia #NewIndiaShame on @Twitter and @TwitterIndia for allowing such disgusting abuse. https://t.co/srYzsfTVLZ
Retweeted by Rammanohar Reddy @rsinghjanki @HarrisD63432503 @KrittikaDas6 @nareshpopat @Puneetvizh @drshamamohd @RanjitOne @kukk44 @psmanwatkarhttps://t.co/3rlTGNbuL9
Retweeted by Rammanohar ReddyAfter the @FinMinIndia 's tax bonanza to corporates adding up to Rs 1.45 lakh crore, may be they could consider rul… https://t.co/7LPyfGZzfg
9/21
2019

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