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Interview: How the first ‘All India cricket team’ of 1911 left its mark on Virat Kohli’s boys https://t.co/QDOYCc5UBI via @scroll_in‘Truth, it turns out, is the most fragile thing in the world. The central drama of politics is the one inside your… https://t.co/5YtykMcLRJ
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6/16
2019
Explainer: How Adani’s Australian coal mine project was approved despite environmental concerns https://t.co/Lmhc0kZBUG via @scroll_inWhat living below the poverty line taught an investment banker and an MIT grad https://t.co/d0P67ZhmYi
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThe Indian bowling sensation who left American batsmen flummoxed in the early 20th century https://t.co/ORySkNFUAN via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesDutee Chand, a trailblazer: @ZENIADCUNHA follows her career from challenging gender norms to being India’s 1st ope… https://t.co/V1sYx9yFM2Can India and China escape their recent history and reshape their engagement? https://t.co/kyB0BaRxuf @TheIndiaForumWhat the attacks on director Pa Ranjith for his remarks on a medieval king say about caste in Tamil Nadu today.… https://t.co/3x4uDpz2doVery happy to announce that @FactCheckIndia's hate crime database just won an award at a world editors' conference.… https://t.co/uc5ATSretJ
Retweeted by naresh fernandesCatch me if you can: The American smuggler who left Indian police red-faced twice in the 1960s https://t.co/xQ2hrDqNS7 via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesMy piece: There is a lot of anecdotage, derived didactic messaging that we read being written in obituaries for Kar… https://t.co/ixZbhgu1pH
Retweeted by naresh fernandesCongratulations! https://t.co/isiRlMekG5Coming up on @scroll_in at 9 am: a fascinating article by @sruthisagar on caste, a pop culture icon and history in Tamil Nadu.Explainer: How the West Bengal doctors strike swelled into a political crisis for Mamata Banerjee https://t.co/dVGFQrtm28 via @scroll_in
6/15
2019
SEBI bars NDTV’s Prannoy Roy, Radhika Roy from securities markets for two years https://t.co/RwwNHzjc3S via @scroll_inFirst-hand account: This is how farmers in India are cheated at every stage https://t.co/cGpbjCAMCQ via @scroll_inWhen the media forgot to do its job: to  witness, to verify, to investigate, and to make sense. By @churumuri https://t.co/prELfiKmCT
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThank you @GhoshAmitav for giving @scroll_in permission to republish this. A powerful reflection of violence, human… https://t.co/5TGKQmNBb0
Retweeted by naresh fernandesAn absolute joyride of a piece. "The plane took off and before leaving Delhi’s airspace, it flew a little circle o… https://t.co/1fEJ3AHBNn
Retweeted by naresh fernandesIn Pakistan, a video of six people singing and dancing went viral. Seven murders followed https://t.co/mErrkt4Oj4 via @scroll_in @Suresh_Mathew_ @SBengali @NihaMasih Ah no, haven't had that. But there's always a first time, I suppose. @SBengali @NihaMasih Your mistake was failing to change your name to Fernandes or Masih: https://t.co/E7lJcCuunH.@nandiniramnath's review. https://t.co/XoemL4s1Bl @NihaMasih @SBengali I get this all the time :-)Right to walk: Holding placards, senior citizens in Banashankari 3rd stage stop two wheeler riders from using the f… https://t.co/8hNu6XvqVv
Retweeted by naresh fernandes"As the dushtu lok crack down on laughter, it is clear they have one aim: to turn us all into “Ramgorurer chhana”,… https://t.co/5S9ZQOn72V
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThe tragic death of Mohammed Shaikh, the rickshaw puller who shared his life in a poignant video. A searing piece b… https://t.co/SiWOxi6p3yNew, drastically reduced estimates for growth and jobs in India should spur the government into action, says… https://t.co/RDNemepOXN
Retweeted by naresh fernandesPlesse follow our coverage to understand the depth of the drought that has displaced millions across India https://t.co/430TYRJrNE
Retweeted by naresh fernandes"None of us can be checking everything full time," says @madhukishwar to BOOM when we asked her why she fails to ve… https://t.co/7s9SFwHn9Y
Retweeted by naresh fernandesLovely story by PARI's youngest reporter - 16-year-old Sidh Kavedia https://t.co/BIvO3R4YYr
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6/14
2019
World Cup matches are getting washed out – but Britain is actually in the midst of a drought https://t.co/OLNfUFIeLu via @scroll_in @SominiSengupta And India has had its longest heat wave: https://t.co/PQUrIroSD5 @BDUTT @saliltripathi @ghoshworld No one does wordplay as well as Salmon Rushdie, though,,,Congratulations! https://t.co/Rn3DhFvwMhIndia is witnessing a new pattern of communal politics over dead children. Could anything be worse? https://t.co/3YpunW9QIr via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesNew item in local grocery store. https://t.co/YIJcTchsAnHeat wave deaths: To frame effective policy, India must first acknowledge the scale of the disaster https://t.co/lkyzZjT50v
Retweeted by naresh fernandesFirst person: Why I don’t want to be called ‘differently abled’ https://t.co/eAu8lninRV via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWatch: Several guests on an English news channel spoke in Hindi. So another one spoke in Bengali https://t.co/D7hhdaGOXV via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWithout humour, we'll be all dead... https://t.co/tY6O5lLJ9D
Retweeted by naresh fernandesAs newsrooms continue to chase the news, journalists and readers are often missing the story. Should journalism get… https://t.co/z0E4pkEtf8
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#jazz #piano "Playing with freedom can only come after a certain amount of foundational study." - Geri Allen •… https://t.co/E3liFdQs0B
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#jazz #bass "Anyone can make the simple complicated. Creativity is making the complicated simple." - Charles Mingus… https://t.co/BmPWGmUOyv
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThis by @mihirssharma gets at the heart of the matter: Subramanian's methodology can be critiqued. His GDP estima… https://t.co/54Zm1DaFHG
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6/13
2019
[Archive] Beyond triple talaq: How the BJP can be a true champion of Muslim women, writes @PriyaRamanihttps://t.co/D5X7tBX0cOCriminalising instant triple talaq is more about BJP’s politics than women’s welfare, @ShoaibDaniyal wrote several… https://t.co/v8lVZEWzIT#Arabic root s-f-r س-ف-ر means “to sweep, carry, disperse, travel” safar سفر सफ़र = journey, travel musafir مساف… https://t.co/U0iJXtDEPd
Retweeted by naresh fernandesFor the @NewYorker, I wrote a review-essay about "My Seditious Heart," a fat new collection of Arundhati Roy's non-… https://t.co/Lm8kiTTq5U
Retweeted by naresh fernandes.@scroll_in's Special Report today: ‘My life is ruined,’ A Muslim man cleared of terror charges after 4 years in ja… https://t.co/qeoHLGP7ASThe mysterious man who owns one solitary share in the unlisted Tata Sons https://t.co/he9jiZwQwz via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesBhima Koregaon case: Activist Gautam Navlakha’s protection from arrest extended by Bombay High Court https://t.co/Hppb2zz6IK via @scroll_in#UttarPradesh https://t.co/nna79Z54iH
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThreat to law and order! @sifydotcom cartoon https://t.co/M2NzOzsrHf
Retweeted by naresh fernandes40% of insect species worldwide are likely to become extinct in the coming years. https://t.co/isjrClwxUI
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#QuoteOfTheDay: “[P]acked with excited erudition about ontological panic, Karachi’s jazz age, ghazal poetry, the ma… https://t.co/HcXkua09L2
Retweeted by naresh fernandesBhima Koregaon case: Activist Stan Swamy’s home in Jharkhand raided again by Pune Police https://t.co/Uz2pp4U3mZ via @scroll_inMany, perhaps all, of the ways @GhoshAmitav looks at the world in his books are in play in his latest novel, ‘Gun I… https://t.co/Phl42Zpurx
Retweeted by naresh fernandes(Amid all the chatter about modernising madrasas etc) https://t.co/4P7QXFrS6C via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWhen old ships go to die at the yard in Alang, they are stripped and re-sold for parts. I wrote about the weird and… https://t.co/W8EeYePMRH
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThis year, the heat wave spell has already stretched for 32 days. In 1988, there were 33 such days, and in 2016, th… https://t.co/W24M8IwGeT
Retweeted by naresh fernandesKathua verdict: If hate still thrives, despite the convictions, unity of our nation is in real danger. https://t.co/TLgjrWK1zJ
Retweeted by naresh fernandesIndia is witnessing a new pattern of communal politics over dead children. Could anything be worse? https://t.co/Xp3dWKHKA0 via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesAuto sales fall 20.6% in May, biggest decline in 18 years https://t.co/2mX91nAriv Looks like the Indian economy i… https://t.co/UslLGYSlgg
Retweeted by naresh fernandesSpecial Report: ‘My life is ruined,’ Muslim man cleared of terror charges after 4 years in jail tells… https://t.co/QIQMElkOREI speak to ⁦@sardesairajdeep⁩ about the life and legacy of the great playwright Girish Karnad: https://t.co/p60ZcIqLpk
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWhy ex-CEA Arvind Subramanian says India’s GDP is much lower than official figure | #ScrollExplainer by @rohanvhttps://t.co/A03ZypbYzc
Retweeted by naresh fernandesFor six days, Adivasis have been protesting against a new iron ore mine opening up in Dantewada… https://t.co/zgXg3vyRFH
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThanks a ton for the overwhelming response to the last episode of #TheDeshBhakt. 🙏 The Housing & Shadow Banking cri… https://t.co/Dji7J3gVQm
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#jazz #sax "There's so many ways you can hit one note." - Stanley Turrentine • https://t.co/0RFRFvjPk4https://t.co/PzEylPRWqK
Retweeted by naresh fernandesSultan was arrested in August 2018 by the Jammu and Kashmir police for allegedly providing support to terrorists. H… https://t.co/prAgx1uNRi
Retweeted by naresh fernandesLike the Alps in Europe, the Himalayas were also described in the language of the Romantic sublime, possessing the… https://t.co/eZuxLuhoTF
Retweeted by naresh fernandesFor Girish Karnad, ideas of resistance were not confined to books – he took them to the streets https://t.co/hR5GTt5O6R via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesJournalist’s arrest: Unless SC punishes those curbing free speech, police overreach will continue https://t.co/yyNhuHn0VR via @scroll_in
6/12
2019
We've been doing this in Goa for decades. Re-purposing heritage buildings https://t.co/B4NPwjKb2F
Retweeted by naresh fernandesThread 👇🏽 https://t.co/BsKJMW0xzG
Retweeted by naresh fernandesManipur engineer detects WhatsApp bug that breaches privacy, enters Facebook ‘Hall of Fame’ https://t.co/suBzRaeI5H via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesScroll Explainer: Why ex-CEA Arvind Subramanian says India’s GDP is much lower than official figure. @RohanV sorts… https://t.co/iSPiLhu7LLMumbai: With 400 dogs and cats abandoned at new airport site, animal rescuers struggle to cope… https://t.co/eUj373Jc0z
Retweeted by naresh fernandesTwo geniuses , one with a mammoth ego and the other with a blunt and famously rude attitude , produce a play writ… https://t.co/3UCJnkg1z0
Retweeted by naresh fernandes"...the Hindutva campaigners are not concerned about crimes against children, only crimes by Muslims." India is wit… https://t.co/suBRzItJWf
Retweeted by naresh fernandesMy learned friend @gopalears offers, as a tribute to Girish Karnad, this meditative Durga by that other great resid… https://t.co/yBefvxymjo
Retweeted by naresh fernandesExplainer: Why controversy around Akshaya Patra’s mid-day meals has resurfaced https://t.co/KISH8uwULl"Methodological changes have led to overestimating GDP growth by 2.5 percentage points.... Actual growth is around… https://t.co/0hnbAFecuV
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6/11
2019
@KanakManiDixit Pre-monsoon, I think. But lots of rain and thunder.Brolly time again in Bombay. https://t.co/1m0ZocJrnhI wrote this yesterday about the false equivalence b/w Kathua and Aligarh https://t.co/7AGyO8G9H3 and now reading t… https://t.co/cTskdUcqII
Retweeted by naresh fernandesVideo: ‘How can the national flag be used in a rally to support a rape accused,’ ask Jammu students https://t.co/uNe5XKpmkY via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandes‘No play in Kannada comparable to Tughlaq’: UR Ananthamurthy on Girish Karnad’s masterpiece https://t.co/oiVG7ssZnJ via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesI think the choice here is between journalism and Commando comics. https://t.co/x3JLfakuM3
Retweeted by naresh fernandesIf you like our work, do consider supporting our journalism by subscribing to Scroll+ https://t.co/qDMWnc3ld9
Retweeted by naresh fernandesReplug: What gets Tamil audiences rolling in the aisles? Crazy’s Mohan knows https://t.co/2S0uhLsATL via @TheReel_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#Replug: An excerpt from #GirishKarnad’s memoir, in which he remembers his mother's unconventional remarriage, and… https://t.co/BFIPxu0sSM
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWrote a short primer on daylight horror films. https://t.co/DCVYrZwA3D via @TheReel_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesIt's been over 4 years since I met Sheik Sadiq Ali​​ and reported about his idea. He had just started selling poetr… https://t.co/GRhOobYhws
Retweeted by naresh fernandes#whatmediasupto? @scroll_in's Eco India, a solutions-focused series highlighting innovative eco-initiatives produce… https://t.co/e8khCDVTpC
Retweeted by naresh fernandesIn Meghalaya, tribal communities join hands to ensure that the hoolock gibbon’s song stays alive https://t.co/GrbWy6BXUe
Retweeted by naresh fernandesWatch: The life and times and memorable works of legendary actor-playwright Girish Karnad https://t.co/4kSQnZrLLy via @scroll_in
Retweeted by naresh fernandesMeet the ‘urban nostalgists’ of Kolkata who are saving its architecture – one old building at a time https://t.co/P7JWe0ZVt3 via @scroll_inScroll Explainer: What happened to finance firm DHFL – and what that means for the Indian economy https://t.co/LpVovhgWUc via @scroll_in
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6/10
2019

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