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Associate Editor, The Hindu. Edits Sunday Magazine & Literary Review. All tweets are personal and do not represent the newspaper's views. RTs not endorsements.

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https://t.co/CEYF22oerfWhat unites India is the Constitution, its shared history and epoch-making phenomena. Not Hindi. https://t.co/qI4kw4FJNk
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےAmit Shah did NOT speak of imposing Hindi. He said something worse: "It is absolutely necessary that the entire cou… https://t.co/K92mG3fWLr
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےبلا تبصرہ https://t.co/81r2Wxno0d
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @rohini_sgh @Arun2981 @SuPriyoBabul here is Mr. Victim Suprio admonishing a student holding his t shirt https://t.co/PikzZtQoxo
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @ShashiTharoor @narendramodi @PMOIndia I don't quite get your tweet Mr. Tharoor. If Trump or Erdogan or Boris go ab… https://t.co/kqPs5WpNCnFinally https://t.co/Ef1kSEWNp2By keeping Kashmiris locked down. Day 46 https://t.co/Ez4lWgmLWf
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےIn WhatsApp University, there’s no need to read: Bangalore South MP @Tejasvi_Surya gobbles up public library space… https://t.co/uUnzHJYnRh
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9/20
2019
and suddenly there’s hardly any news from the valley #45 days of forgetting https://t.co/f2ZSvCOVqC
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےOh! So investors keenly waiting to make investments in the state will have to wait now. https://t.co/jOZktixTZ0
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےThis is Shweta Sanjiv Bhatt, It is now 1 year and 15 days since my husband Sanjiv Bhatt was maliciously taken away… https://t.co/SkVdzmPMi3
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےAnother lie busted. https://t.co/7jxOgfRDI4.atti_cus: Forty days have passed and India's Supreme Court has not asked the government even once: How does this s… https://t.co/0g2sHXicsz
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @Rajiv_Sitamarhi Unfortunately, it's all too serious for all those people running from pillar to post in Assam.#SayNoToNRC https://t.co/umMoYZOO9fEvery Indian must resist by not participating in any NRC. It's time to recall Gandhi's words:  “One has a moral res… https://t.co/twntHmqAA3
9/19
2019
#DMK Chief #MKStalin meets Chennai techie Subhashri's parents and promised that he would end banner culture in the… https://t.co/mafiQP9B4k
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےBIG BREAKING: After @TheQuint's exclusive report on the murder charge being dropped in the Tabrez Ansari lynching c… https://t.co/kiYJPTaPw8
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @brumbyoz I love how the hate army emerges like evil zombies. Niiice! ☺ @brumbyoz She is so full of toxic shit it's a wonder she didn't get a role in Avatar."965 angavastrams; 567 shawls; 85 turbans..." A textile showroom? No, an 'exhibition-sale' in the prestigious NGMA.… https://t.co/DGugdTFKov @Rajeevbalasu whose work is itThe irony is not one BJP Bhakt will call these reporters "presstitutes" or "paid media". https://t.co/rn6eMx5yHu @fadnavis_amruta @narendramodi Hullo. Lots of GK books available in market. Please to read. Father of the Nation =… https://t.co/wQ25CekN7iEVERY man should read this. https://t.co/y8MwjZzs2AChristianity came to India almost 2000 years ago. Christians ruled us for almost 200 years. India’s Christian popul… https://t.co/3YgASymeiM
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےHouston City Hall packed with minorities from India protesting: “Go Back Modi.” #HowdyModi https://t.co/h1miaSoCxj
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےWas it just a few years ago that every mindless Bhakt was sending out forwards that viciously attacked this scheme?… https://t.co/Q7rmNmVffkHollywood icons like @LeoDiCaprio are investing their time & millions of dollars to save #AmazonForest Bollywood ic… https://t.co/9YhTQKH2WY
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @PMNehru @patralekha2011 @narendramodi What are YOU there for?
9/18
2019
@harikunzru 😮Sheeja, the only woman toddy tapper in #Kerala: https://t.co/ap0qFWoVjt
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےIIM Bangalore Faculty, Students Write to PM Modi Seeking Fresh Probe in Tabrez Ansari Lynching Case Signed by 16 f… https://t.co/MDPmbZ8oFp
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےDad said my mother is bed-ridden. suffers from a slipped disc and couldn't walk to a neighbor's where a landline ph… https://t.co/nEACFqLEXZ
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےWhat really happened today? A man celebrated his birthday. And the Indian media plunged of its own volition, into a… https://t.co/hDi4qc5HJY
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے#Review | A moving ode to life, with all its delicious little ironies @TheHinduBooks @TheHinduMag @JulieMerin123 https://t.co/aUAPPs7OSQ
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےA friend once told me Kashmir isn’t a graveyard only for the slain of Kashmir but also for India’s conscience.
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےInimitable #Surendra @the_hindu https://t.co/RpQH8SRC5B @raman_anuradha @MrinalPande1 He wants it for himself. @VasudevanBrinda Forget other PMs. Has Modi ever done this before?! It's huge. @ramreddy @onlinejourno @the_hindu yesMr. Narendra Modi turns 69, an unprecedented age! https://t.co/sywLaYGu7U @serish 😁World's most misleading headline? https://t.co/6NKUU7swbbMouj was buried in a hurry. Her obituary said: ‘There will be no prayers for the departed soul at her home due to t… https://t.co/IUyW2njBw7
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےHa ha ha! What a surprise! https://t.co/W5J0wXUf5e
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےSomeday, I hope to write with the depth of research that Dr AR Venkatachalapathy has. Read this brilliant piece - https://t.co/rWqMEi8bXP
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9/17
2019
"Contrary to what can only be called motivated misreadings: the aDNA studies make clear that the genetic makeup of… https://t.co/k0bzBPvaxt
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےA big applause for this young boy. I wish people in the BJP had such clarity in their views and had 10% of the know… https://t.co/BhhLwMd4oN
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @AroraGirish @Shehla_Rashid So what's your argument? Anyone imagined to be living off ill-begotten wealth will have the PSA thrown at them?From being Kashmiri Indian, Farooq Abdullah has been made to realise at 83 that he is just a Kashmiri.
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےMalala relayed the version of things she has heard from the people in Kashmir, and Barkha prefers relaying the vers… https://t.co/IUJj8oZgbe
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @MadrasMobile If I don't see that photo at least 3 times a year - posted like a revelation - I feel terribly cheated.Listen. It made my hair stand on end. https://t.co/pMJcM01xdmIn 2000,then CM Farooq Abdullah was lone voice arguing against the NDA govt giving in to Pakistan-based terrorists… https://t.co/hP5elzSebt
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےSheeja, the only woman toddy tapper in Kerala https://t.co/epn4xkvYs9 Via @the_hindu
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےIf my mother tongue is shaking the foundations of your state, it probably means that you built your state on my land. — Musa Anter
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےWow. What a poem. With poets like this, surely there's still hope. https://t.co/oQNFOVoUA1#2. "False balance to equate official narrative with reality... " https://t.co/SoYID48xKlTwo important pieces from The Hindu's Reader's Editor. #1 https://t.co/ckO8TWHAXP @bharathjairaj @UlkaKelkar @RejeetMathews @venadavenu @dshah1983 @krishnandeepak1 @SamratBasak01 @advsanjoyhttps://t.co/Wis9GXvCJn
9/16
2019
Internet is cut off in Kashmir since August 4. A Media Centre has been set up for the exclusive use of journalists… https://t.co/0UBvsh9ULe
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےShahidul Alam, who was nominated Time Magazine’s person of the year last year, after spending more than 100 days in… https://t.co/Lknrebp8ML
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @SadhguruJV Sirji it would also help if you personally stopped cutting down trees to build giant statues and institutions. Thank you. @yamini_as Thank you. :)Butcher baker candlestick maker. https://t.co/0IVcEFT2Ea“150 years ago, I would have been burned at the funeral pyre with my husband’s body," A Lalitha had famously said i… https://t.co/enVE745Ll1
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےKBC director Arun Sheshkumar on the quiz and the star anchor https://t.co/m6mnObsJON
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےWarren Hastings was the wrong man to impeach, but the case at least proved the sheer ignorance of the British about… https://t.co/nSTiT6QKyd
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےDominance of Hindi in file notings in Modi 2.0. HM Amit Shah engages 4-5 staff to translate files in English to Hi… https://t.co/KcqwKZPZOq
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے“We are happy for Kongthong. But the world should take note that it is not the only whistling village. Out of the 5… https://t.co/NRm3QTuW7k
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے#cartoon @timesofindia #AmitShah https://t.co/a9mIC2qTHe
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9/15
2019
@achakrava I got one of those cookbooks as a wedding gift."I am a Kashmiri first, before being a Kashmiri Pandit, and I have a problem with the abrogation of Article 370 and… https://t.co/b2P1vcQ8OZ
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےIf Hindi is to be the National language because the majority speak it then the common crow should be the National B… https://t.co/bOkhVpj1oX
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےIs it just careless reading/inability to process the material or something else guiding the media headlines on thes… https://t.co/eLYhIKGvZH
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےThe overriding sentiment in Kashmir is not azadi but the deep repulsion and contempt towards the Indian media, part… https://t.co/jHSQ6xEEuw
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےAnd this man is going on an environment march! CAG pulls up Tamil Nadu forest department over unapproved construct… https://t.co/L6kCwTbAjv @Uppolice are beasts. India is becoming a nation of beasts. Well done @BJP4India https://t.co/8G9EoaapBZIndia's 1st Illegal Immigrant Detention Camp Size Of 7 Football Fields. When Germany built concentration camps in… https://t.co/Fy6wNojBD3
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے180 toilets for 3000 prisoners. 1 toilet per 17 people. Truly Swacch Bharat. 15 buildings. 4 floors each. 50 peopl… https://t.co/NQ4Alarvg2
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے"There is a great evil stalking our land. Two young people, whom the state did nothing to protect or nurture as the… https://t.co/872HOkb977
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےPlease retweet till these animals are dismissed and jailed https://t.co/Gx7EAM8KEO
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےLoved it. 😆 https://t.co/X6yvMakgsKGround Zero | Being a part of India no longer holds the power of seduction for many; instead, Kashmiri millennials… https://t.co/HhS7WRu0Fv
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے"If they are suffering, let them. If they are dying, let them." This is India's aam aadmi? Well done @BJP4India . https://t.co/BK07etQ9At @vargheseKgeorge @the_hindu Superb piece!Gravity https://t.co/RqX3Z3dYsD
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائےYou can’t have both simultaneously a forward looking economy and a backward looking polity and historicity.
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے"We are all migrants." Reading this piece is like reading a mystery book, as layers and layers of history are peele… https://t.co/OZGaWgiRXyNo confusion. The two new reports clearly confirm ‘Arya’ migration into India, says Tony Joseph in this detailed, s… https://t.co/Xox5rFdIAa
9/14
2019
Following the death of a 23-year-old woman in Chennai, @arivalayam DMK President @mkstalin warned his party-men tha… https://t.co/JY5zkKeayQ
Retweeted by Vaishna Roy ویشنا رائے @free_thinker @AltNews lovely.
9/13
2019
@slakster @BDUTT I agree. :)#EinsteinDiscoveredGravity #openminds https://t.co/qOXRqwpcUU @PiyushGoyal insists that Einstein discovered gravity. Alright then. Let's not use Maths and all to contradict the… https://t.co/WyoLuuagqyA Millennial’s (Guilt-Ridden) Response to Nirmala Sitharaman https://t.co/0hfKutAm0y via @thewire_in @PiyushGoyal @PiyushGoyalOffc Sirji, Einstein actually did NOT discover gravity. With or without Maths. 🙄 https://t.co/ueo3vdQfpjA very valuable thread. This demand for 'positive news' shows an inability to deal with unappealing facts and is no… https://t.co/73qqg3xsom
9/12
2019

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