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It is the third time in a row that Uttar Pradesh has surprised observers. To be surprised once is bad luck, twice… https://t.co/L2tX7vlb1YAs one of the largest marginalised communities in India, Muslims have a disproportionate role in making the argumen… https://t.co/eIinb1XEreA day after the CBI arrested high court advocate Sanjeev Punalekar in rationalist Narendra Dabholkar’s murder case,… https://t.co/gs0RD8y2q5How were the Bengal-origin Muslims and Hindus identified and reported en bloc? The potential objectors sat down w… https://t.co/fNHLdwoebLPrime Minister @narendramodi spoke with his Pakistani counterpart @ImranKhanPTI to accept congratulations. Modi,… https://t.co/HVWmeIRoYxNarendra Modi will be sworn in as the prime minister on May 30, the Rashtrapati Bhavan said Sunday. https://t.co/5WrNdegi5gPrime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to travel to the Maldives early next month, in his first bilateral visit a… https://t.co/4liUi5uLWaThe prolonged protests, named after the high-visibility jackets worn by participants and which began in opposition… https://t.co/8BTcPO9fsRThe prime minister should demonstrate this inward gaze in order to seek a new legacy as a leader who promotes inclu… https://t.co/J9PKGTVz3WAn Adivasi professor at the Government School and College for Women in Jharkhand was arrested on Saturday for a 201… https://t.co/OYy9UES1ZgVishnu Pandya, who is currently the president of the Gujarat Sahitya Akademi, said that “Godse was a patriot, and s… https://t.co/yQOdKhiBhTMedia which didn’t cooperate with the Modi government’s agenda found itself targeted with defamation suits, CBI or… https://t.co/NH9V89mgP3The CBI wants custodial interrogation of Kumar, a 1989-batch IPS officer, in connection with Rs 2500 crore Saradha… https://t.co/27xKknWVWSOn Sunday, Naveen Patnaik was unanimously elected as the leader of the BJD legislature party in Odisha for a record… https://t.co/Pf2Xbmm20aWhile one side of the cult was shaped around development, the other side was a narrative on aggressive nationalism,… https://t.co/VofWWbD4FJThe destruction of the SP and BSP in UP had to do with the particular form of the politics of patronage and corrupt… https://t.co/Hzm4IqtXWgJUST IN #Pakistan foreign office states that Pakistan prime minister @ImranKhanPTI spoke with #India's PM… https://t.co/YNXBVhkCBd
Retweeted by The WireThe states had to submit action plans by April 30 to the CPCB, failing which they would have to pay the pollution b… https://t.co/RmJ0FFGIy7In 2018, scientists from IISc announced they'd found a room-temperature superconductor, an exotic material that has… https://t.co/lsfTU8WTCN
Retweeted by The WireThe BJP must realise that voters did not choose Hindutva. They chose @narendramodi's continued leadership over coal… https://t.co/bIjiFZRyg5Biswa Sarma's dancing outbursts were a conscious expression of a well-crafted strategy designed to appeal to the me… https://t.co/SRfIvFtK5aNusrat Jahan won by 3,50,369 votes from Basirhat, while Mimi Chakraborty’s margin of victory was 2,95,239 votes. Tr… https://t.co/IUcVPVfiUMAs the debris of broken political parties and ideologies scatter the field, let us take a moment to pause and consi… https://t.co/TbY1hwA8aeMembers of the All Assam Students’ Union have filed lakhs of indiscriminate objections on the inclusion of names th… https://t.co/owiQDZhnhoA close aide of Smriti Irani, the newly elected MP from Amethi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, was shot de… https://t.co/NPiNZdJqJdThousands of Israelis protested on Saturday against legislative steps that could grant Prime Minister Benjamin Neta… https://t.co/wu0KUHIuiaAt least 739 people were rendered homeless and forced to take shelter in relief camps across Tripura due to heavy r… https://t.co/NJDYgwlIYvTwo months ago, two scientists from IISc Bangalore made the startling claim that they had discovered a room-tempera… https://t.co/GJzLgAixHSThe Election Commission is yet to receive a final tally of mandatory matching of paper trail machine slips with EVM… https://t.co/EzB7r7EfsnThe Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday arrested a lawyer representing some of the accused in the Narendra… https://t.co/FtuPwYimco"The candidates who have put up good fight but has lost has been given additional responsibilities,"… https://t.co/Zg4DQWJXQ2It was only a misguided few or those who live in the eternal sunshine of the thoughtless mind who believed that the… https://t.co/etkKurZtfgDigvijaya had done some ground work before he jumped into the fray in Bhopal. After all, this was going to be his f… https://t.co/yLcV1LUm4nIn the Modi government’s first term, the Institute of Eminence status was granted to six institutions against the p… https://t.co/76hCEmPnSkBt brinjal performs well in the field in combating the destructive impact of the main pest, the fruit and shoot bor… https://t.co/FqH4PHpTOUIndia’s seed market hides a sea of illegality. The discovery of genetically modified (GM) brinjal in a Haryana fa… https://t.co/Ozgajguqd1Average people are constantly wronged and have little recourse to justice. That's why it's so satisfying to watch K… https://t.co/lXivkvSzXwAcknowledging that the BJP needs to win the trust of Muslims, PM @narendramodi blamed “vote bank politics” for “dec… https://t.co/tSNWLOm86XThe Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday arrested a lawyer representing some of the accused in the Narendra… https://t.co/QsNGfIjy3KGo to any protected monument in Delhi and sooner or later, you are likely to be confronted with a locked gate. Why… https://t.co/WoBjCmXR1c“Before demonetisation, demand was soaring – and then suddenly we lost a big chunk of the business. As soon as we r… https://t.co/sQ5Pl46vPEThe cascades of stunning yellow flowers that resemble a luscious bunch of grapes are breathtakingly beautiful. Wa… https://t.co/I13IhczKo2A prominent complaint against the researchers' previous paper had been that they hadn't included details of how the… https://t.co/8lqReYXtu2The messaging around national security and various last-mile schemes allowed Modi to present himself as the best sh… https://t.co/QTu4n1WNTM
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Musa, who was killed on May 23, had the Hurriyat Council and the Hizbul Mujahideen scrambling to counter his ideolo… https://t.co/ht5JvBcO38Intellectuals are imperative to a democracy and are connected closely with our right to think freely – which is why… https://t.co/h7B4y6wAV6Digvijaya Singh's friendly attitude towards BJP leaders alienated his followers, who have toiled for 15 years with… https://t.co/BlSLnQEta6“Besides the Modi wave, it’s the RSS that made the difference.” The RSS leadership drew up a strategy that was ind… https://t.co/ahcdcuUguWThe emergence of Thirumavalavan was a historical watershed for subaltern politics. Not only does he represent the… https://t.co/T4NzO2M2ypThose who can’t stand the Delhi summers and leave for cooler climes, miss out on some of the bounties that the blis… https://t.co/bVJgFFEvNwIt remains to be seen if Islamabad will get an invitation card, since Modi’s successful re-election pitch was large… https://t.co/OG9ALR5whxIn 2019, a total of 715 women candidates contested the Lok Sabha elections against a total of around 7,334 male can… https://t.co/lNy1ZRp27JIn 2018, two independent research groups found that when the compound lanthanum hydride is subjected to extreme pre… https://t.co/6sFFxSbFclOf the 542 newly-elected representatives of the 17th Lok Sabha, 300 MPs are first-timers. @thewire_in takes a clo… https://t.co/pW4C8KcxUL(3) Zakir Musa had both the Hurriyat Council and the Hizbul Mujahideen scrambling to counter his ideological influe… https://t.co/iqlZ6oLHTX
Retweeted by The WireNow that the RSS has finally triumphed over Gandhi, perhaps it needs to rethink what it needs to do with the 20 cro… https://t.co/5575rWaCIAWhile ocean bacteria may seem far removed from our daily lives, we are dependent on these tiny organisms to maintai… https://t.co/WQCP9kpFCpA crucial meeting of the CWC on Saturday unanimously rejected Rahul Gandhi’s offer to resign as party president aft… https://t.co/9Nts1JaF5TThe @narendramodi government hopes to unveil a new national education policy, fill five lakh vacant faculty positio… https://t.co/JfCchxwPIrWhile some Congress leaders branded the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi as the BJP's 'B team', the margins with which the gr… https://t.co/P0QxhSDlpIThose who have voted for the BJP – and mainly for Narendra Modi – don’t merely think he will bring them whatever he… https://t.co/qLq7DWdlX3Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy was, on Saturday, unanimously elected as the leader of the YSR Congress legislature party. https://t.co/fXFfFuJzHlWhy should an Indian English speaker look to the West to validate her variant of English when the vitality of the I… https://t.co/bZ5Grv8fZiEmerging victorious for a second time from the Chidambaram constituency, Thirumavalavan has destabilised yet anothe… https://t.co/NON9WhkYPzIn Bhopal, where Congress stalwart Digvijaya Singh lost by a huge margin, RSS volunteers went door to door, often i… https://t.co/UJybVJ7TUNWhile there has been much chest-thumping about vikas, swacchata and so on, it is clear that in the states where the… https://t.co/2AphBtzZ1wThe proponents of self-determination in Kashmir exist across the spectrum; from secularists to political Islamists… https://t.co/Gz3IAr5vdGA division bench of the Meghalaya high court has set aside a controversial order passed by the former chief justice… https://t.co/LG5TvdK2PJWhat is striking about the ‘Achche Din 2.0’ project is that it is very much a work in progress with no ostensible e… https://t.co/ShZ8YSNLd7Police have arrested the owner of the Surat coaching centre in which a massive fire had erupted Friday claiming liv… https://t.co/tKgmpCBccV"A politics that attempts to degrade Muslims is unpatriotic and un-nationalist. It is common sense, but perhaps th… https://t.co/uTZa96C94hSummer fruits and trees overwhelm the senses, with their aroma, their splash of colours and their ability to make t… https://t.co/ZiMSJeRdKUApart from the immediate priorities of restoring power and ensuring relief in Puri, the Odisha government also face… https://t.co/0xrkCTwlowThe Congress Working Committee is holding its first review meeting after its poor performance in the Lok Sabah elec… https://t.co/udWxSTrI9dOn May 22, three Muslim youth, including a woman, were beaten by gau rakshaks over rumours of carrying beef in Seon… https://t.co/b4r0OhV0SCIn 2019, a total of 715 women candidates contested the Lok Sabha elections against a total of around 7,334 male can… https://t.co/Erw7oDtSjlDigvijaya continued to make mistakes once Pragya entered the fray. He went about proving his Hindu credentials by o… https://t.co/4teJjw9t3vIn the aftermath of Indira Gandhi’s presidential-style campaign for the 1972 assembly elections, the courts were in… https://t.co/K0mq8IRc3sThe rise of the BJP in West Bengal coincides with the decimation of the CPI(M), which actively and passively helped… https://t.co/Mp0GpbHuxmThe last few years saw a phenomenal rise in people’s movements across Tamil Nadu. The movements saw an inherent ene… https://t.co/8my1V7CVorPerhaps after hitting rock bottom, the CPI(M) can only move forward. But for that to happen, say analysts, the Left… https://t.co/oOwsqjAn2K"Should one feel apologetic for preferring a governing arrangement that will allow and tolerate the jailing of advo… https://t.co/PTZ4zXgegQSikhs are also extremely wary of the RSS view that Sikhism is but a sect of Hinduism. Radical elements in the com… https://t.co/cnUbfvczM9A tentative deal has been reached to settle multiple lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-fo… https://t.co/3ZUYuHQeFYWhen subject to a force of 1.6 million atmospheres, lanthanum hydride becomes a superconductor at just 23º C below… https://t.co/aAwGt81cTGWhat we need is a law that adopts a model of progressive realisation of the rights of polyamorous people. https://t.co/6WERh7foENResearchers at Macquarie University found that chemicals from plastic bags and PVC severely reduced the rate of gro… https://t.co/aFPcImS5MD
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The BJP's nationwide campaign to turn the idea of social justice and affirmative action into a model of selective d… https://t.co/ipATTlXZYJThe fact the @narendramodi overcame his poor track record in office with a heady cocktail of communalism and nation… https://t.co/fo3rJuj056Retaining Panaji was a prestige issue for the BJP, and even chief minister Pramod Sawant threw himself into the cam… https://t.co/hHuiZOMBWnOf the 716 women who contested the general election in 2019, 78 have made it to the Lok Sabha. While in 2014, 62… https://t.co/NtLFZ27tlaKavita Srivastava speaks to @thewire_in about the Lok Sabha election results. | @AnooBhu https://t.co/BaA5VzTF7cThe ‘Make in India’ campaign needs to be looked at closely to find out where things did not go right. The fact that… https://t.co/PD7XAWxEgwA blast was reported at a place in Hailakandi district of Assam on Friday, partially damaging a Mosque. https://t.co/En4FQTJ0XZJust yards from the Ram Janmabhoomi, over 500 flats are in varies stages of decay with run down floors, roofs, stag… https://t.co/JPlEK5dCCtEven Sabarimala, a major issue that the @BJP4India hoped would help the party in Kerala, was not helpful. But the… https://t.co/wvYqEiyQ8LIn Punjab, the @INCIndia should actually give credit to the @BJP4India's overt Hindutva agenda which motivated Sikh… https://t.co/bowjltJhJO"Should I feel embarrassed for firmly believing that an overwhelming majority of Hindus do not subscribe to the kin… https://t.co/LY8GmtNai8How does an election campaign in a parliamentary democracy become a presidential contest? It becomes one when the… https://t.co/JROPvwNKo7.@narendramodi’s success shows that he had the measure of the voter’s pulse. Growth, development and jobs were nowh… https://t.co/zssRVj2CYq
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