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Pass resolution in support of women’s reservation Bill, Rahul tells Congress CMs https://t.co/3bTLfCy84A https://t.co/JLTaxo6vSUBulandshahr: After one BJP MP supports accused, another blames slain policeman https://t.co/ozMCbbd32p https://t.co/jH5nrhBsJ4A tribute to Rituparno Ghosh, the filmmaker who humanised same-sex relationships https://t.co/Twt33dGbpL The city… https://t.co/VwXmufIeNmJeetu the fauji and the virus India’s generals need to combat https://t.co/Z1xeh8CNZg https://t.co/sc3oPGrxzWThree ways Facebook could clean up its act – if it wanted to https://t.co/DAIogItRCY https://t.co/3rVCmNGzZe
12/10
2018
"They want to turn Bulandshahr into Muzaffarnagar...This was an attempt to turn Jats against Muslims." https://t.co/BK5Pj5vlgC.@thewire_in reports from Mahav village of Bulandshahr on the aftermath of the violence. https://t.co/StqOnfA6ro | @khanumarfaEven the classical dance forms, despite their idealised content, have not been able to shed the martial and gymnast… https://t.co/tszQTC3YCoUnlike the proposed Ram Mandir, the shrine at Somnath was neither carried out on a disputed site nor did it entail… https://t.co/L4SnY9a4qe'Not even cows were spared,' laments owner of home destroyed in Mujgund gunfight https://t.co/N6Br11Z1lR |… https://t.co/xfDx0sTce3Like for all vegetables, the Centre does not announce a minimum support price for onions. It does not procure the c… https://t.co/ugsM7v2VJRHow can the nomadic community expect justice from political parties when it barely finds any mention in their elect… https://t.co/dlzUUR5cYn.@thewire_in is hiring. Job opening: Audience Editor Location: New Delhi Women, Dalit and Adivasi candidates are… https://t.co/SrjGMsLEnW
Retweeted by The Wire“When you don’t have an agriculture or a labour correspondent, you are basically saying that 75% of the population… https://t.co/LV9rWiBLUC.@BJP4India chief @AmitShah alleged that the “intruders” have been used as a vote bank for 70 years and they are a… https://t.co/fC0xxHuDorIndia helped the US in the crucial procedural vote and supported a lower threshold for victory. But it abstained wh… https://t.co/uz1KlrMlaM“I am also planning to leave along with my family and animals...There is no fodder left in the village.” https://t.co/s26S4Wph6y"If every poor voter knew how closely air pollution and their ill health was linked, this would fast become an elec… https://t.co/ies1z7Kps3Mine workers have trouble even finding out if they have tuberculosis or silicosis – which they call “pathar ki bima… https://t.co/IzZ2wbjD6kThere are poll promises and then there are ground realities. The Wire helps you sift fact from fiction at election… https://t.co/TwiZ0qwXAmKahlil Gibran's 'The Prophet' has worked as a widespread balm, as effectively as anything quick and concise can. https://t.co/aGYtk0THBdPrEP is great at blocking HIV, but as its use grows, so do fears that people will be more sexually reckless and spr… https://t.co/NlaYFNhFKfJitendra Malik admitted that he was a part of the mob, but denied any connection to the violence or the policeman's… https://t.co/DUhOQZGciVA poet at the crossroad: Tribute to Meena Alexander https://t.co/ZKngVx7PUx https://t.co/c7BGUJJycnGround report: In Bulandshahr, where @myogiadityanath sees 'accident', locals see conspiracy… https://t.co/lrCtclxLS4"The warning is unmistakable: police officers who dare to stand up to the lumpen ‘gau raksha’ mobs and try to enfor… https://t.co/bdpsfs1CRuThe participation of non-Dalits in the Ambedkarite movement has been forgotten and the OBCs are now considered foot… https://t.co/FPeGsaC8k7In photos: As the 2019 elections near, the Ram temple card is played again https://t.co/h0JQrEhQnL | @shomebasu https://t.co/xxHMxONxVG"Now in power, the @BJP4India can no longer play the agitator’s role it played in the Ram janambhoomi movement. But… https://t.co/1MMW2klDe9Rebuilding the Babri Masjid: Considering Somnath and Ayodhya https://t.co/35jl8IS1ZQ https://t.co/m8qM9ttm6XMoney laundering case: ED raids on Vadra's associates continued on Saturday https://t.co/9YDjb1jRjG https://t.co/Kso3FmK4UaWatch | Explainer: The Kartarpur Sahib corridor https://t.co/H5R1DHSsx5 https://t.co/gaiirWx2sDWith John Kelly on the way out, a look at all those who have left @realDonaldTrump's White House… https://t.co/yfrAf1H2Y1Scaling maps and mountains: @dbakerghosh’s 'The Last Englishmen' https://t.co/fHf9IccTgP https://t.co/rzMAUIvOAvThe militant origins of Indian dance https://t.co/PxfwtT64jU https://t.co/Bm0aweLo6bJudgement on Vijay Mallya's extradition case listed for Monday https://t.co/EuoEq9PHRv https://t.co/MygdPFyyaVWhile the people of Thanjavur still suffer from the aftermath of Cyclone Gaja, @SriSri has asked for the temple as… https://t.co/zz0yPVWqeNBangladesh EC rejects jailed ex-PM Khaleda Zia's plea on contesting polls https://t.co/RSgqZe0WSK https://t.co/tSJpDMQAsiIndependent, critical reporting keeps democracy safe. Support journalists who are unafraid to ask tough questions.… https://t.co/xVJWFkcX1pGround report: Both @INCIndia and @BJP4India are ignoring Rajasthan's nomadic tribes https://t.co/NiWCPSkUC3 https://t.co/gSvtnBPC1RCongratulations to @notrueindian, @srividyatadpole and Venkat for publishing an important and riveting newsletter f… https://t.co/YWeQNp24NK
Retweeted by The WireYoungistaan director: Web series has increased the value of good writers https://t.co/T5wZyKsIr6 | @afzalistan in… https://t.co/0MuwBv9cu8Life of Labour: The media organisations that write about workers https://t.co/gpoNk5neg0 https://t.co/tXuDVADmEAIn light of reports highlighting multiple alleged security violations, the suspicion that EVMs could be tampered ha… https://t.co/mWTb8mURATIndia is not a 'dharamshala' for undocumented immigrants: @AmitShah on NRC https://t.co/gaPl02ooSN https://t.co/u4sXgqgv02"At the height of the anti-Vietnam War protests, Chomsky recognised active resistance as a valid choice for dissent… https://t.co/C240pqtGp4'Gaslighting' is on the shortlist for Oxford Dictionary's word of the year, but what does it mean and where did it… https://t.co/FG1kUtPTQVThe survey found that a large proportion of Muslims interviewed felt that they were constantly at threat of being d… https://t.co/4qS7sX5XSSDying in mine dust: In Rajasthan, miners battle TB and silicosis https://t.co/hNUs5gxrtt https://t.co/uBR2IwThubMajority of people in Yemen in ‘dire’ food crisis, danger of famine: Survey https://t.co/AUZhghov1j https://t.co/fLj06DguKEHow a prolonged drought is damaging lives and livelihoods in many parts of Pakistan https://t.co/s26S4WGSv8 https://t.co/07YsTNYPXWGuide to the classics: The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran https://t.co/aGYtk0C6cD After Shakespeare and Laozi, Kahlil Gi… https://t.co/HvVaqi0wdTHow an HIV prevention pill is changing sexual behaviour among men https://t.co/hOa4Dt5YWW https://t.co/itRJ07yZNzSitharaman’s goodwill US visit ends with reiteration of global partnership https://t.co/l3aIETpsyd
12/9
2018
"The low turnout for the VHP's 'dharma sabha' will not culminate in a verbal attack on the BJP. The Sangh parivar,… https://t.co/OTGrYDOiKSTwo very similar projects in Tamil Nadu – but only one is opposed. Why? https://t.co/q1YNWbm5R7Farmers have been forced to sell at prices as low as Re 1 per kg, but the Modi government’s focus remains on contro… https://t.co/hWqYv1UWsfThe Netflix documentary 'They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead' traces the filmmaker's attempt to make a final film, a swan… https://t.co/8j1mZBlMFA20+ papers by IIT Dhanbad professors retracted over duplicate images https://t.co/78ufkn2FIM via @TheWireScienceThe survey site was within ten km from the national park, considered an eco-sensitive zone, in violation of norms. https://t.co/lZJzPF1dnw"Safeguarding and empowering the elected representatives are things the system should do on its own. Yet we are the… https://t.co/v9UOpKM10OWatch: Ground report from Bulandshahar’s Mahav Village, where inspector Subodh Kumar Singh was killed. https://t.co/StqOnfA6ro | @khanumarfaHaley – who leaves next month – has defeat on her platter because she chose to continue with a failed project inste… https://t.co/bEwA1qZp6VThe survey found that a large proportion of Muslims interviewed felt that they were constantly at threat of being d… https://t.co/VeSzwhagiGWhy Sri Sri Ravishankar’s temple plan is an affront to the people of Thanjavur https://t.co/0lvA7D5Syn https://t.co/eqNS2RMhM6While the opposition parties have always been convinced that EVMs could be hacked, the fears have now seeped into t… https://t.co/HEEYgnbKnMChhattisgarh exit polls leave everyone guessing https://t.co/kVtf7iDs0V https://t.co/JxEb9ZxNmEAs the US war in Afghanistan enters its 18th year, a mad dash for exit and setting up of an arbitrary April deadlin… https://t.co/fNHabeLssR#AssemblyElections2018 | The BJP is expected to decisively lose Rajasthan, while a photo finish is predicted in Mad… https://t.co/Iu6xPB4EUIWhy Victorians feared modern technology would make everyone blind https://t.co/AUtxvssBCYIt is a fact that neither those who live in this city nor the government they elect have any control over the land… https://t.co/Na1hzdWbk0Forms of conflict-related sexual violence include – but are not limited to – rape, forced pregnancy, slavery and to… https://t.co/foNpO8FDh5Movie review: 'Kedarnath' neither entertains nor offends https://t.co/YUbxxeEN7F What stands out in the Sushant Si… https://t.co/4kQUf6ZEGWArmyman suspected In Bulandshahr cop’s killing detained in J&K: Reports https://t.co/spialEqest https://t.co/EgicWJ7WjCOver 230 militants killed in J&K in 2018; dip in stone pelting: Officials https://t.co/7njYtEH1LO https://t.co/o5zVpOA7YUTelangana election: Mass deletion of voter names reported, EC admits mistake https://t.co/uuGEEyRGJ0 https://t.co/P59YaQbfinConstant hype around ‘surgical strikes’ unwarranted, cautions ex-Lt General Hooda https://t.co/B5O5RluSs4 https://t.co/8I9CnpKHQ3Oil exploring survey near Kaziranga cancelled after locals chase away firm https://t.co/lZJzPF1dnw https://t.co/hzpDOIQXntSrinagar’s mayor and his deputy reconcile, direct ire against state and Centre https://t.co/q57ZTQOWFQ |… https://t.co/eEZEBstYU4Watch: Ground report from Bulandshahar’s Mahav Village, where inspector Subodh Kumar Singh was killed. https://t.co/StqOnfRHiW | @khanumarfa.@nikkihaley’s last hurrah to condemn Hamas at UN scotched by allies; India plays it smart https://t.co/tRbdmvc5tFhttps://t.co/QIBjf1UiBZIndian Muslims feel discriminated Against by Police: Survey https://t.co/AAkcd0IdVm https://t.co/aSMEL8WTxaWhy Sri Sri Ravishankar’s temple plan is an affront to the people of Thanjavur https://t.co/0lvA7DntpV https://t.co/YDbKWEIPKlIs the Election Commission doing enough to allay fears of EVM tampering? https://t.co/3Kwku4V6Fk https://t.co/YudpLvU5Z5Methods undertaken by the Delhi government to improve air quality over the city may work in small and isolated regi… https://t.co/z9RJnBXTMHThe drama over Christian Michel's extradition to India was timed to suit the electoral convenience of the BJP just… https://t.co/FysffgkpKNRoad connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh is in a state of disarray. People decided to boycott the elections to ensure… https://t.co/FKNQUrzi4XChhattisgarh exit polls: BJP likely to win by a whisker https://t.co/kVtf7ilR9n https://t.co/tVM0MexYtKSanjiv Bhatt is behind bars since September this year in connection with a 22-year-old drug seizure case. https://t.co/IoL0SEkp1LTumblr’s new rules on child porn, or how to shoot yourself in the foot https://t.co/HnfkGcbQJN https://t.co/LRS7c4pUbzHow a deadly mix of fake news, societal tension and social media manifested into real violence in Myanmar. https://t.co/505PUjOYV4Explainer: What does ‘gaslighting’ mean? https://t.co/7nO1mFxTbi https://t.co/txI0qIWsWcA hurried US exit might do more harm than good for peace in Afghanistan https://t.co/PlbCXTlHz7 https://t.co/fjzvyeT6EnAssembly elections: BJP staring at massive defeats, exit polls predict https://t.co/icVSTBE1GD https://t.co/KRR6A72ZM7.@Republic TV reporter held for sexually assaulting Assam woman, freed 'under pressure' https://t.co/VK5ngFl0RZ https://t.co/nJreFwL5iQFrom nearly parting ways with the AIMIM because of his marriage to a Christian woman and being jailed for hate spee… https://t.co/YyLShIzedwFarmers have been forced to sell at prices as low as Re 1 per kg, but the Modi government’s focus remains on contro… https://t.co/ovG1qoBQ7EWhy Victorians feared modern technology would make everyone blind https://t.co/AUtxvssBCY https://t.co/zgS6YIiKluIs there a method to Delhi’s re-developmental madness? https://t.co/w0YebQAHaE https://t.co/K8sEddgWNsThe Nobel Peace Prize 2018 recognises sexual violence as a weapon of war https://t.co/2IyP8IhCTH https://t.co/OBvEYlXKLs
12/8
2018

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