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What will Sanghis praise next? https://t.co/LPc3ipXonLHoly smokes! Where did this one come from? Raja Ram Mohan Roy, the great reformist, is now a “chamcha” of the Briti… https://t.co/plhgtNHexB
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીOn popular demand,here is a #ListOfIllustrations from #ConstitutionofIndia.They appear in chronological order, star… https://t.co/90ikYN4b8Z
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીBeautiful weekend read by ⁦@saliltripathi⁩ in ⁦@livemint⁩ 🎵 🎶 https://t.co/iKpNVoJfgs
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe sounds of Parallel Cinema..Such a fine and richly informative piece by Salil Tripathi @saliltripathi https://t.co/ZhnOL2xb0i
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @DeathEndsFun I got it from a former colleague.
5/26
2019
A day after on all the talk on inclusiveness by @PMOIndia this is what happens in Seoni, MP. Muslim man being beate… https://t.co/laDi3gCRXh
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીCan we see an end to this nonsense in 2nd term please? https://t.co/1Cdc8wwK0o
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીRamadam memory from the life of Rohingya refugee. #Iftar #ramadam #rohingya #refugee #horrific_life #candle #nighthttps://t.co/YGAZ6p0sec
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @pen_int @saliltripathi @TateExchange @Tate @zehradoganjinha @ege_dundar @CounterArts @WhoAreWe_TEX We've been back… https://t.co/TUlLmaZr4g
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીhttps://t.co/O2AjIKwDtBCBI has arrested Sanatan Sanstha counsel Sanjeev Punalekar and his aide Vikram Bhave for their involvement in Narendra Dhabolkar murder
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીRahul Gandhi truly the Arsene Wenger of politics.
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @sidin 'Wenger was introduced to football by his father, the manager of the local village team'. https://t.co/RVBsHKWCHA
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીIt wouldn't be a white guy apology without a few lines of gratuitous self-congratulation https://t.co/Tg80e1t1PB
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @curbset Yes of course, hence ‘good or bad’ :-) @curbset I’m struck by the ease with which some people have pronounced such quick explanations of what’s clearly a… https://t.co/iML38at7Cn.⁦@kavereeb⁩: Dynastic politics is still thriving in India. In the BJP. https://t.co/jWmYQ2BZTS
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThis - in the Daily Telegraph! (Ouch!) https://t.co/wk5kPLXWwWThis is such a haunting photo. Whatever you think about Jacob's record as an historian, it's impossible not to feel… https://t.co/S6oQAJvRhC
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીImportant report. https://t.co/L4Jx48Uor4
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી“Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.” - George Orwell - https://t.co/TUNEvnaVJz
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @nemo_dutta23 That's semantic. When BJP supporters claim they aren't nepotists or oppose dynasties, they're implyin… https://t.co/KUypIXXZRy"The Constitution of India does not begin with the words ‘I, the person of India…’. At least not yet." @RajaSen on… https://t.co/KNVCSQoFvp
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @sruthijith Not suggesting at all that you are buying that rhetoric :-) @sruthijith But it does mean that the rhetoric of upending dynasties - which is BJP's narrative - is self-serving a… https://t.co/vqKd7r7qZdThis - in Bombay: https://t.co/dfreO6VZ9hUpending dynasties? That must be news for Poonam Mahajan, Vasundhara Raje Scindia, Varun Gandhi, Piyush Goyal, Pank… https://t.co/4PGZ8cBXmo @sruthijith @nemo_dutta23 Upending dynasties? That must be news for Poonam Mahajan, Vasundhara Raje Scindia, Varun… https://t.co/3MU47UWSBxIt is touching to see the amount of concern hardcore BJP partisans and leaders have for the Congress and the length… https://t.co/TL4atTftjT
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @RahulGandhi's exact words at #CWC " We have to continue our fight. I am and will remain a disciplined soldier of… https://t.co/kA2tH7aBdF
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીOnly 2.7% of the population will choose the next British Prime Minister, with an average age of 70. Well noted… https://t.co/VYchIgAunC
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી"The Hindu nationalist movement has won something in terms of power but nothing particularly serious in the battle… https://t.co/pgRnP65ORy
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીChaakri is a volunteer-run organization empowering #women in rural Maharashtra by teaching them to make khakhras (a… https://t.co/tm9FLKNoet
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી“It’s ironic that India will celebrate the 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday in the same year the Bhar… https://t.co/R3I6H6rl7K
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી
5/25
2019
What a lovely story! https://t.co/e7qsfhRs4n @AdvSumit_Del Since you have 'better' things to do, I made the first suggestion. Stop reading me :-) The 'threat' w… https://t.co/dFL5jlFfz2"I particularly recall an elderly professor in a grey Parisian beret who courteously shook my hand before walking… https://t.co/4ChzB0isGK
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @BarryGardiner And you expect any of his supporters to appreciate that nuance? And if it was so important, why not… https://t.co/jyNUvmGxweHow can someone - in this case @BarryGardiner - who is so wilfully ignorant hold such an important office in the sh… https://t.co/qblBdFHjQ3 @BarryGardiner @narendramodi @EmilyThornberry please clarify our party’s position
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @BarryGardiner @narendramodi on the day that labour is fighting on a platform of rejecting the far right, how is it… https://t.co/hMbVUQhcRZ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીWant to learn more/get involved with @CJR's efforts to improve media coverage of the most urgent story of our time?… https://t.co/W70ov5A0B1
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીAwful result in Kenya's high court today, as colonial-era laws criminalizing homosexual acts are upheld. A ruling a… https://t.co/OKnpKDmn0l
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીReminds me of what a leading LGBT rights activist from Africa told me once: homosexuality always existed in Africa;… https://t.co/yldamRMqSDDisappointing news from Kenya - the struggle will go on: https://t.co/vUq53xMm6D @ranjithoskote @asanyfuleknow @Chemburstudio @mahimkajerry @tajmahalfoxtrot @Buffaloeskissin @gidla_sujatha @YashicaDuttGopika Jadeja writes about the late Neerav Patel and Gujarati poetry of the oppressed: https://t.co/nYyq8OLZzyhttps://t.co/AZluPoWxECHow I wish we had countered everyday bigotry in the decades that led to this moment in our history. https://t.co/3GTVqIJdje
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીDear friends, I suspect this will be much needed in the coming days. Here is a ready reckoner and guide on dealing… https://t.co/oNB04S1rHX
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીOne of the hardest things about being an ethnic minority journalist is that, if you write about race, people think… https://t.co/EXynEPlWDe
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @sahiljoshii indeed. Dynasty can be a gateway to entry, but performance is key to sustenance. See thread.
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @SreenivasanJain Please add: Pravesh Singh Verma, Anurag Thakur, Deepender Hooda, Nakul Kamal Nath, Gaurav Gogoi, S… https://t.co/y1G8Ktb7W2
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe Congress loses not (solely) because of dynasty, but because the dynasts who head it perform poorly. This presen… https://t.co/dUDsEnsJCJ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe only change from the past (and this is not the gift of the Modi-era) is that as voters become more discerning,… https://t.co/GSAmf1igiW
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીDynastic politics is (sadly) alive and kicking. If anything the BJP is almost as dynastic as the Congress. (see her… https://t.co/nKD0CR92Mw
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીJagan won. Naveen Patnaik won. Every single BJP dynast from Poonam Mahajan to Varun/Maneka Gandhi won. But.. 'dynas… https://t.co/fAyIirpHbv
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીWill it really come to this? A man sacked by ⁦@thetimes⁩ for falsifying quotes ... https://t.co/o8n3sNjJK5
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીA neo-Nazi was jailed for life last week after being found guilty of plotting to murder the Labour MP, Rosie Cooper… https://t.co/QDRiVKcdwo
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીTHREAD. What is Theresa May’s legacy on immigration? Given she quoted Nicolas Winton, who saved hundreds of child r… https://t.co/Xu3gRlVaks
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીAnd only when we elect a prime minister unashamed of empathy will we have the compassionate politics we deserve. So… https://t.co/svsIPQq4ZU
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીSeeing May moved is evidence she can actually feel which makes her cruel policies all the crueller. I felt the same… https://t.co/PtXsBjlIzJ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીBeing a bit moved by May being very moved by her own failure doesn’t make you a Tory. It makes you human. If May ha… https://t.co/dFXd9XO0s3
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીVile racist May, architect of the ‘hostile environmentdares to cite Nicolas Winton, saviour of refugees. https://t.co/IMpZVBSTEw
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe lack of self-awareness required for Theresa May - responsible for "Go Home" vans, the Windrush scandal, and dis… https://t.co/eYy5rS9mkE
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @AngelaDSaini @TomChivers Yes, not all people of the same group think or act in the same way, but the case SUPERIOR… https://t.co/NPvZUcfBe4 @AngelaDSaini @TomChivers The last sentence is indeed unjust. While Tom recognises his privilege, he is wrong in as… https://t.co/H7iZx9Im1NAppreciate this kind review of my book by @TomChivers. Just a little concerned that the final paragraph implies tha… https://t.co/qIdwerdDNr
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @GabbbarSingh Nope - the "all who love art" includes people around the world who may not be Indians (5/6th of human… https://t.co/HSX5x0dV85Fine, take a look: No, Sadhvi Pragya Has NOT Been Acquitted of All Terror Charges, https://t.co/hA2hI3xnZQ https://t.co/BjMIdepaCZ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીLong heard this; seeing it makes one glad I'm not there. Yes, This Photo from #Everest Is Real @outsidemagazinehttps://t.co/X4yQcJDEph
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીIronic...No ramp at a smart city panel. I was invited to speak on accessibility but it was a struggle to get on to… https://t.co/Q55jVA8oDe
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી.⁦@IlaPatnaik⁩: India’s shallow 1990s reform program has run out of steam. To kickstart fresh economic growth, the… https://t.co/TZnB5CQohw
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @GabbbarSingh You mean those who voted and got the outcome they wanted are not happy because a great Indian artist… https://t.co/7vJNZ6y1S8Meanwhile, some EXCELLENT news to lift the mood of all Indians and all who love art: https://t.co/XVpVUzpecr.The people have spoken. Respect their verdict. https://t.co/NPcEfUZtmu
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThere was a time when I'd have welcomed a Rory Stewart candidacy. But the 'fine mess we are in' (as Hardy would hav… https://t.co/GDNFjeGPk7The worst part is that when KP yadav's candidature was announced, this picture was shared by Scindia's wife on her… https://t.co/03gSlNQV62
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe guy who's trying hard to take a selfie with Jyotiraditya Scindia is Krishna Pal Yadav. He was a small time lead… https://t.co/I0FgK75VnI
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @UnSubtleDesi The feelings are somewhat mutual but I concede your superiority in metaphorical gymnastics and abilit… https://t.co/ycD7dPjyeN @AdvSumit_Del So stop reading me. It is that simple. Your ‘threat’ is cowardly and hilarious.
5/24
2019
WordPress once again helps the Pakistani government block my “blasphemous” Jesus and Mo posts https://t.co/ntpuGbV00Z
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીPakistan authorities ask Wordpress to block posts showing J&M strips, and Wordpress says "sure" https://t.co/9uZOAgCfTA
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીModi wants you to talk about Nehru and Rajiv and Mountbatten and Cornwallis and Hastings and Minto, here’s a thread… https://t.co/3IpoIuqOtt
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThis is a thread of ground reports @nc24x7 did over the past year. We are a very low cost organisation. I don’t e… https://t.co/pCr5Pg2HCV
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીCongress sweep in 1984 in blue and BJP in 2019 in orange. Interesting and persistent islands of resistance to a nat… https://t.co/bISiC9MlrE
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી @TaraVanHo @WGBizHRs @ProfSuryaDeva @ARamasastry @ForstMichel @SuthareeW Solidarity with you, Sutharee....If you read nothing else from me today on #bizhumanrights, read this short thread: #bizhumanrights defenders in… https://t.co/hjxBI8eLwA
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીWhy is #Pakistan government punishing daily Dawn for publishing verbatim live comments of the Pakistan prime minist… https://t.co/DI7gnyHyS6
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીToday I was almost #DeniedMyVote . The two gentlemen at the polling station found my name on the list with "not all… https://t.co/ySzENky9qQ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીI stood there and refused to move until they dug up a second list for foreigners, which had my name on it. EU citiz… https://t.co/DrZPspUmkC
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીदुनिया के सबसे बड़े लोकतंत्र के जनादेश पर सभी देशवासियों को बधाई। चुने गए सभी सांसदों को शुभकामनाएँ और चुनाव के दौ… https://t.co/VHDzGbBrJV
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી1970s :: Sarod Virtuoso Ali Akbar Khan. He Was Trained by His Father Allauddin Khan https://t.co/5qYSmvuM3E
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીBefore @StevenMnuchin1 became Treasury Secretary, he was on the board of @Sears, where he helped gut the company an… https://t.co/N4X8sXbVUH
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીThe Brexit Party are openly canvassing outside of the Polling Station at St. Lawrence Ramsgate. I have just spoken… https://t.co/shUu8DqreN
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીNow, more than ever, we need a media that will be a watchdog not a lapdog. We @scroll_in will keep asking questions… https://t.co/PQLjsvasOE
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીDespite farm distress in 206 of 282 seats won by the BJP in 2014, the party managed to retain 180, losing 26 in… https://t.co/RFHzFGSLi5
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠી2019 election outcome in one sentence? In the year the world celebrates Gandhi's 150th birth anniversary, India is… https://t.co/8Vygsowxu1In Hired, @J_Bloodworth goes undercover to investigate how zero-hours contracts & the gig economy have redefined th… https://t.co/BydCZq0QXp
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi سلیل تریپاٹھی સલિલ ત્રિપાઠીJudith Kerr – a life in pictures https://t.co/7OxNja7CoZ
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5/23
2019

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