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Ram Ke Naam (In the name of God) - a documentary by Anand Patwardhan (1991)
Campaign waged by the militant Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) to destroy a 16th century mosque in Ayodhya said to have been built by Babar, the first Mughal Emperor of India. The VHP claim the mosque was built at the birthsite of the Hindu god Ram after Babar razed an existing Ram temple..

youtu.be/GMT18TMNQbY

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When the country faces the maximum disasters like spiralling Corona cases, countless job losses, India's 1st ever negative GDP growth and China grabbing Indian territory, Modi runs scared and gags Parliament.

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Though Anand Patwardhan's @anandverite@twitter.com "Ram Ke Nam" points to a depressing reality, there are some scenes which reassure one's faith in human goodness. Many ordinary villagers & devotees were opposed to mosque demolition and understood the communal agenda.Sharing some of them.

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Oil price drops below $0

"US oil prices have turned negative, meaning that some producers are paying customers to take oil off their hands."

(CNN)

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RT @srivatsayb@twitter.com

World Bank is reportedly giving loans of upto $4.2 Billion(₹32,000 cr) to India😲

Emergency Loans to support MSMEs, Poor & Health workers!

Is Indian Govt so BANKRUPT that we can't buy PPE for healthcare workers?

Where is the ₹43,000 cr revenue from raising taxes of fuel?

🐦🔗: twitter.com/srivatsayb/status/

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To all my privileged friends out there;

Surely my vulnerability as a Muslim is my liability, but your privilege is a responsibility.

Use it well.

#beingmuslim #DelhiRiots

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UN body moves Supreme Court over CAA, India says our internal matter

The UN human rights chief has approached the Supreme Court in connection with the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), prompting New Delhi to say on Tuesday that no foreign party has locus standi on issues related to the country’s sovereignty.

The UN body wants to file an intervention application in the top court. The plea is expected to be filed today.

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To all those who still think the were Anti-CAA vs Pro-CAA people. The photo has abusive language which is communal to the core.

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'They Took Down Their Pants, Pointed Their Genitals at Us, and Said, 'Yeh Lo Azaadi''

Muslim women provide accounts of sexual taunts and violence by the right-wing mobs which attacked their homes in north-east Delhi.

Horrific tales of #DelhiRiots

thewire.in/communalism/delhi-r

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Yet another account of police complicity and participation in the #DelhiRiots .

Here, they came with a Hindu mob, egged the mob to burn a Muslim shop and house, fired tear gas shells inside, and then joined in with the looting.

@iyersaishwarya@twitter.com reports:

thequint.com/news/india/chand-

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4 Mar 2020 11:05 AM
Opposition members who were demanding an immediate discussion on the , trooped into the Well of the House after said the discussion would take place on March 11 after the festival.
zcu.io/2gyE

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so now the "peaceful resolution" process can be given 6 months!
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RT @barandbench
SC adds that the High Court may consider the possibility of peaceful resolution.

#SupremeCourt
#DelhiRiots
twitter.com/barandbench/status

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Solidarity gathering this Saturday 29th Feb across EU & protest against CAA NRC NPR. Please join!

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India cannot progress or expect development, when hatred and violence reign under a .
This is a self-evident truth that RG has often repeated, but which Modi supporters & media have chosen to ignore for years.

twitter.com/ndtvvideos/status/

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RT @naomi2009@twitter.com

The BBC is headlining on a story on TV in the UK tonight which claims police were complicit in the Delhi riots, threw stones at Muslims and used excessive force against Muslims.

🐦🔗: twitter.com/naomi2009/status/1

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RT @geetv79@twitter.com

As long as lapdog media covers up for Nero, he will keep claiming the opposite of reality, and evading accountability for setting India on fire.
twitter.com/htTweets/status/12

🐦🔗: twitter.com/geetv79/status/123

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