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Write for @livemint, @thecaravanindia SrAdviser @ihrb WIPC chair @pen_int Author @AlephBookCo, @yalepress, @westlandbooks, @seagullbooks Next book: Gujaratis

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If 20 lakh people were denied the right to vote in Telangana, then how many people will be denied the right to vote… https://t.co/5PKN9fQURt
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @sharik19 And over Rushdie.cc @lawsofrule @ARamasastry @ProfSuryaDeva @seemabhr @BHRRC @mg2411 @chakraview @hkaur0304On #HumanRightsDay @ihrb's Top 10 Issues on #UDHR70. https://t.co/dSpHcn1nr8 Contributions from @SudarshanaKundu,… https://t.co/YOJi5EYQ9zCMથી PM સુધીની નરેન્દ્ર મોદીની સફરમાં સાથ આપનાર લો પ્રોફાઈલ પત્રકાર જગદીશ ઠક્કર હવે આપણી વચ્ચે નથી. ચાર વર્ષ પહેલાં… https://t.co/3jTXnLCIRY
Retweeted by Salil TripathiMushirul Hasan was an original mind, who took on orthodoxies everywhere. Huge loss. https://t.co/43TYBKRte9Huge loss to scholarship. https://t.co/APRRtzfcfyI interviewed the polymathic @DrSidMukherjee about his work, his relationship with India, and his darker, Dostoevsk… https://t.co/74tVy4htSw
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi117 times? Maybe they were writing a tweet https://t.co/EJ0k3e5NH4
Retweeted by Salil TripathiImagine the impact #AmbaniWedding would have had if Mukesh donated hundreds of crores spent on silly dance & music… https://t.co/E3DfDqC6pV
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWhat idiocy. I live in a Muslim area and eat pork regularly. The pork shop is near the mosque. There are no lynchin… https://t.co/I9AFUaNHfn
Retweeted by Salil TripathiHe sounds just like how courtiers speak, @JasonCowleyNS :-) https://t.co/GaSXj0T5Kx1.) To all those illiterates who have been advising me to pose with pork in Kashmir, here is a head-up. Neither por… https://t.co/cWs3sorLSM
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi“The Challenger Shuttle...blew up because of a single fuse, an O-ring, as it were. Medicine in India is like experi… https://t.co/K4eKopd4rD
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @scribe_it I like everything about the story, except the fact that the perpetrators may face the death penalty. Tha… https://t.co/4PkIljHlOxWhat’s a revolution? Your father kills the Dalit boy you married and injures you. You get up, fight against Cast… https://t.co/qTPVMT9XSa
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi22 lakh names missing and only a so sorry? Our country is descending into mayhem https://t.co/6h4lmbuwjF
Retweeted by Salil TripathiShocking stories of people living in Bulandshahr Crazy to see that communal hatred has made people leave their fr… https://t.co/dG4AOov4SD
Retweeted by Salil TripathiRemember Tony Mann https://t.co/acM1IQdZeD
Retweeted by Salil TripathiOn a day France protests against fuel prices & living cost, Australia protests against Adani for threat to environm… https://t.co/RL8Ooq02IW
Retweeted by Salil TripathiGreat to see a wonderful, worthy indian getting her due. (I write about her in my forthcoming book on Gujaratis).… https://t.co/YayUo4DxTbWrong. Bisht is a symptom, the problem being the men who put him where he is, and now keep him there. People of Utt… https://t.co/V7uoTCbrKj
Retweeted by Salil TripathiA farmer can't sell his produce in the open market. He has to sell in the govt approved mandi. Sells onions at Rs 2… https://t.co/m98IQy1WVw
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi.⁦@sohinichat⁩: A new crop of Hindi movies portray women whose sense of independence is defined by smoking, drinkin… https://t.co/fffnnBvQ7P
Retweeted by Salil TripathiBhakt- "Ram Guha shouldn't have eaten beef in Goa. He did so to insinuate Hindus." Me- "But Goa has a BJP govt. Wh… https://t.co/bDPGlgBxiO
Retweeted by Salil TripathiIndia could win a Test match outside Asia sometime within the next 12 hours. There have been only 27 such days in t… https://t.co/zDoHgsaGB2
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @Doo_Gurl @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Bond bhakts believe they have such a licence. Us lesser mortals don’t make such… https://t.co/E2T3aWSqUo @Doo_Gurl @rjvraina @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Calm down. Take the finger off caps lock. Then ask what triggered you :-) @arora_sanam @saliltripathi @ashoswai Yes, this hypocrisy is particularly surprising. And it was in show also durin… https://t.co/XQHdspWbKd
Retweeted by Salil TripathiRajan speaks: https://t.co/McN5Rchgux
12/10
2018
@pramster @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Your literacy is weak, so I won’t waste my time. Come back after you’ve completed kindergarten. @SATYANANDDWIVE2 @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Rousing a mob to give a befitting reply - what ethics are those? @Doo_Gurl @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Raw guys use guns. I tend to take them kind of seriously. @Chappu_khote @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb I only respond to the organ grinder. Not the monkeys. So sorry, can’t respond to you.Note to journalists: Want to blow the lid off a scandal far larger than Cambridge Analytica? Just ask this one si… https://t.co/eV9r4qmhXb
Retweeted by Salil TripathiPolitics aside, I continue to be saddened & disgusted by the NRIs who refer to Sonia Gandhi as an “outsider”. Do th… https://t.co/n85RC6wwkj
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @Darkwyr @brianga11agher I think it was Alfred Marshall who said he began his intellectual life with more answers t… https://t.co/ozsnI3l9EX
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWord of the day: "elder" - common name for Sambucus nigra; poss from OE "aeld", "fire", as its hollow stems were us… https://t.co/R4ULvBmNx1
Retweeted by Salil TripathiHe has so much to apologise for that he wouldn't know where to start! https://t.co/V6hJLI2wLcdid gandhi speak differently about untouchability when he wrote in gujarati compared to what he said in english? (n… https://t.co/0zjwFNhOia @sanjukta @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb A poem I wrote a while ago about India's food fights: https://t.co/9iPlYu419x @RealHistoryPic Just Unfairly Slam Sonia Always.Just Unfairly Slam Sonia Always. https://t.co/bDVDxhaPqYA poem I wrote last year about India's food fights: https://t.co/9iPlYu419x https://t.co/CY7JWe7TJqA wedding which, IMHO, is of considerable more significance than the one TV networks are fixated at. (Certainly wis… https://t.co/f10TAMGQVbInteresting from @TheEconomist about genocide convention at 70. But why no mention of the 1971 Bangladesh liberatio… https://t.co/LnVw7656AcNumber-plate, spotted on Delhi-Alwar highway, near Village Bhondsi.... https://t.co/rjHlhVZdYN
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWow that's quite a tweet from a major spokesman of the Indian right wing. Put 4000000 people in camps/round them up… https://t.co/rzBWYnBgRQ
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @rjvraina @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb @Ram_Guha This has nothing to do with manhood, a gender-insensitive word (are yo… https://t.co/6O315Xa6niWell, he earnestly told me he cared about human rights once, and I don't prejudge and like to see how it plays out.… https://t.co/GB848ncIm6 @saliltripathi Salil saheb he's an old guard from the RAW (as per his profile)....must be fond of writing secret no… https://t.co/Ge879JuG5e
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWasting head with time waters. Wonder what that means! https://t.co/b9if0jX2Hf @rawrkyadav @raghav355 @ChandrusWeb @Ram_Guha I do think you need to take remedial English classes or learn to spel… https://t.co/7sg2T6LX8h @rjvraina @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Who’s we? Who’s other? What’s a religious belief? Why are they so weak as to get… https://t.co/knFUj3cRpnAn extraordinary reporter on the six years that went into writing No Nation For Women, meeting survivors of rape an… https://t.co/FOL9wdI9kY
Retweeted by Salil TripathiSonia Gandhi – The woman we as a nation failed to know. A woman whose Janmabhoomi is Italy and Karambhoomi is India… https://t.co/lqPtoTqadK
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @raghav355 @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb @Ram_Guha Glad you acknowledge that @Ram_Guha is facing a threat. Glad too to a… https://t.co/KNOO2j0oh1Glad you acknowledge that @Ram_Guha is facing a threat. Glad too to acknowledge how thin your commitment to human r… https://t.co/R3lpluQmvOAmazing! Indian state of Telangana sees 8% of voters disenfranchised as their names were deleted from voter list du… https://t.co/4f4H7MlObB
Retweeted by Salil TripathiHakeem Al-Araibi must return safely to Australia - read statement from Mary Robinson, Chair of the Centre for Sport… https://t.co/taG44duTAo
Retweeted by Salil TripathiGift from Goa Lit Fest ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/q1e13lD0sI
Retweeted by Salil TripathiRead abundantly. Scatter books around the house in tempting piles, like bowls filled with cookies laid out on coffe… https://t.co/ZcOfG7GSvt
Retweeted by Salil TripathiI have received threatening calls from a man calling himself Sanjay from Delhi. His number is +91-98351-38678. He t… https://t.co/23wunmfJxi
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi.⁦@rahulkanwal⁩: The BJP has a real problem in the Hindi heartland. Exit polls suggest that rural voters, farmers,… https://t.co/vNLzH51XBB
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWill start watching TV news again if this becomes a feature https://t.co/obf3z0AChW
Retweeted by Salil TripathiMichel extradition & Dubai princess: Inside story of how ‘James Bond’ Ajit Doval guided CBI Jyoti Malhotra… https://t.co/D31rtm27hI
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWrite English properly if you know how to. https://t.co/UQXUjAksN1 @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Write English properly if you know how to.Watch the brilliant Abduljabbar Alsuhili explain to the #MayoralForum the critical importance of our shelter cities… https://t.co/yaERPNZ8Br
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThe Levels of Hangover - from Very British Problems Volume 3 https://t.co/3o3CZW0FMS https://t.co/BM3F9NHJnB
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi#Modi’s repugnant, crude and cheap remarks against Mrs Sonia Gandhi is hardly surprising. He once called her a Jers… https://t.co/6seUcDGcU0
Retweeted by Salil TripathiChief Election Commissioner has apologised for missing 22 lakh names in voter lists in Telangana - that is 8% of to… https://t.co/2YcEFJRbfW
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThe vidhva comment of the Prime Minister is the lowest form of political discourse. Absolutely shameful!
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThis threatening tweet below is from a former official of the Research and Analysis Wing. I would like to place it… https://t.co/Z749RXQ6ym
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @rawrkyadav @ChandrusWeb Are you threatening him? Under what law are you rousing a mob? @NamitArora0 @shevy_nevy @vmingoa Thank you @NamitArora0 - it was a wonderful session.Had a great time hosting a 50-min session on travel writing at the wonderfully eclectic and intimate Goa Arts and L… https://t.co/eME5RWovjn
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWhen you sink so low that you can almost see your feet sticking out from the other side of the globe. https://t.co/tIHeQEzqJc
Retweeted by Salil TripathiActually warrants his sack and a re-poll ! Really a PIL is in order if facts true. https://t.co/RYvCCstP9a
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi" Ye Congress ki kaunsi vidhwa thi jiske khaate me paisa jaata tha ? " Listen to the speech and judge this man yo… https://t.co/UrZsV28W0U
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThe princess that India returned to Dubai https://t.co/3n7OCm8eYY
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @Ram_Guha Remember once wadekar saying that Viswanath knows how to play each shot; gavaskar knows when to play it.In 1947, Hazare scored two centuries in Adelaide. In 2003, Dravid scored a double hundred at Adelaide. Those inning… https://t.co/hBfLwFxZnd
Retweeted by Salil TripathiRob Khuzami (along w/ Pat Fitzgerald) was my partner on Blind Sheikh case. As skillful a lawyer as I’ve been privil… https://t.co/9uxSaYZsbH
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWell done ⁦@IndianExpress⁩. Need to put this out and circulate it widely. All political parties in India are people… https://t.co/W3s47FLmgZ
Retweeted by Salil TripathiI may be wrong but wasn't the Buddha Circuit tourist train already in existence? I remember exploring the option of… https://t.co/Qk5n5k63ho
Retweeted by Salil TripathiWill this be the first protest march in history with the demand: "don't let us have a vote"? https://t.co/RFhXJrzuwu
Retweeted by Salil TripathiI once had an underwhelming holiday in Geneva. Maybe it's time to end the Geneva Conventions. https://t.co/bwtSYg83sj
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThis "civil unrest" the Brexiters keep threatening us with... they'll probably spend two and a half years trying to… https://t.co/T4dkmcgrkW
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12/9
2018
#Bangladesh a perfect #illustration of what can now happen to a #journalist "going to far" https://t.co/5CHXfibWEdhttps://t.co/S202GTBU1M
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @pen_int @ICORN_ORG @alsuhili @saliltripathi @globalcompact @RefugeesMedia @PEN_Deutschland @norsk_pen @PENamericanhttps://t.co/b43HCltJDN
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi @pen_int @ICORN_ORG @icorn @uclg_org @alsuhili Furthermore, we’re still waiting for .@ChefGov_ma to approve our spe… https://t.co/HMPiQ95kM4
Retweeted by Salil TripathiDad is visiting London for the first time in years. And what is he bringing? A small wooden Ashoka Pillar and a Gan… https://t.co/QUsRzWWH4V
Retweeted by Salil TripathiTomorrow marks five years since the kidnapping of Razan Zaitouneh, Samira Khalil, Nazem Hamadi and Wa’el Hamada in… https://t.co/BJ5CxktOX7
Retweeted by Salil TripathiParis rive gauche is a ghost town. Never been hotspot for trouble but this is dead of dead https://t.co/xd6Ote9vPJ
Retweeted by Salil TripathiThe one leader who has put down his head and worked leaving Delhi entirely for nearly 4 plus years is @SachinPilothttps://t.co/iK17AqdUrM
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi1. Identity the user's political behavior from his social media timeline. 2. Get data of users from Zuckerberg. 3… https://t.co/OnfNar2QaE
Retweeted by Salil TripathiA shrewd choice by the CDU. Instead of out-AfD-ing the loopy populists, AKK can build on a sane centrist platform.… https://t.co/IWryIk4HJh
Retweeted by Salil TripathiHuh? https://t.co/CFeSilfoX6
Retweeted by Salil Tripathi1. Everyone has some area of expertise. Mine is in corporate crime. I reported about it for 20 years at NY Times, w… https://t.co/5JoWdhRTgr
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12/8
2018

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