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@awenindo I can read it. Link is working. Just checked

‪How did Delhi Police & intelligence agencies miss the obvious signs of the ?

Why didn't the ministers react at a time when Donald J.Trump was visiting?

Why was the US Secret Service not informed. I dig out some details on the systemic failures‬

asiatimes.com/2020/02/delhi-ri

‪Sectarian violence hits India's national capital as Home minister and Delhi Police fail to contain violence. ‬

‪The violence was brewing for nearly two months. ‬

‪My column today‬

‪https://asiatimes.com/2020/02/sectarian-violence-hits-indias-capital/‬

As violence grips India's national capital, we witness the Trump & Modi show of platitudes.

My column today

asiatimes.com/2020/02/the-modi

‪Your data isn't your data but belongs to the government. ‬

‪I look at the internal deliberations of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Personal Data Bill and find that discussions are more on and social media policing

‪https://asiatimes.com/2020/02/indias-great-data-firewall-plans/‬

‪Still political newbies, Arvind Kejriwal Manish Sisodia Atishi & others forged a powerful campaign to win Delhi.

Can the AAP Delhi model be scaled up? And will it remain close to its ideals?

My column today‬

‪https://www.asiatimes.com/2020/02/article/political-newbies-take-indias-national-capital/‬

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RT @KhurafatiChopra@twitter.com

BIG: HRD Ministry flags corruption in key scheme. Informs PMO of dubious handwritten cab bills for Rs 1.2 crore submitted by RUSA coordinator & Rs 23 lakh spent on private trips (within India & abroad) by ex-joint secy & her family indianexpress.com/article/indi

🐦🔗: twitter.com/KhurafatiChopra/st

‪India is quickly losing key allies and the international community over the - counter terrorism ops with Afghanistan & Bangladesh are affected.

Indian diplomats are fighting a rearguard action defending CAA and

My column today‬

‪https://www.asiatimes.com/2020/01/article/india-losing-friends-over-citizenship-law/‬

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RT @jamewils@twitter.com

India’s richest 1% hold four times more wealth than 70% of poor: Oxfam

As per the report, it would take a female domestic worker in India 22,277 years to earn what a top CEO of a technology company makes in one year.

A country for cronies! indianexpress.com/article/indi

🐦🔗: twitter.com/jamewils/status/12

@logicaldeshbhakt Justice Madan Lokur has a very good piece on it in Outlook

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@Saikatd The sad part is that judiciary is letting us down bigtime.

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Muslims targeted in India’s most populous state.

Protests against the controversial religion-based citizenship law continue to spread across the country.

asiatimes.com/2019/12/article/

@Saikatd 's report

#CAAProtests #CAA_NRC #UttarPradesh
#CitizenshipAmendmentAct #India

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From @Saikatd
Muslims are being targeted in UP. Several state officials tell me that there is tremendous pressure from the top. Official police hierarchy is being sidelined to target protesters. But majority of police chiefs are standing up to the pressure.
asiatimes.com/2019/12/article/ #CAA_NRC #CAA_NRC_NPR #CAA_NRC_Protests #YogiMustResign

@KayKap Out of 75 districts, 61 maintained peace and didn't arrest or charge protesters. In places like Noida, the SSPs refused to follow political directions

Muslims are being targeted in UP. Several state officials tell me that there is tremendous pressure from the top. Official police hierarchy is being sidelined to target protesters. But majority of district police chiefs are standing up to the pressure, I report

asiatimes.com/2019/12/article/

The , & have severely undermined India's global standing severely.

Never has the international community stood against India as it does now as rise.

My column today

asiatimes.com/2019/12/article/

What's happening in UP is terrible. A complete failure of governance. Police brutality at its worst.

India's Prime Minister Modi pulled a "Trump" at a rally on Sunday. He made incorrect claims, much like his US counterpart.

And a Parliamentary written response indicates the detention centres are close to what Concentration Camps were.

My report

asiatimes.com/2019/12/article/

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Terror accused out on bail, now parliamentarian @SadhviPragya_MP@twitter.activitypub.actor 's antics held up a flight up for 45 mins because the airline correctly refused to bend the rules for her. Good on you @flyspicejet@twitter.activitypub.actor
Best part:a common man schools her on VIP culture and what it means to be a leader
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RT @nagarjund@twitter.activitypub.actor
Passengers on Spicejet flight tell BJP MP Pragya@SadhviPragya_MP…
twitter.com/nagarjund/status/1

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