https://bit.ly/3dPszLl Far from what has been peddled by godi media, China has flatly refused to go back even an inch from the positions they occupied in Ladakh. Instead, they have demanded the entire Galwan valley.
This is Modijee’s legacy. First Indian PM to surrender land.
https://bit.ly/2UiUWcY So, the lieutenant general-level talks failed and the Chinese didn’t yield and inch. Hmmm ...
https://bit.ly/3gW9hWI Meanwhile, a man was beaten to death after being arrested for not wearing a mask. Police in Jodhpur nearly killed a man in George Floyd fashion for the same reason.
https://bit.ly/3ds4IBf That’s my university batchmate and dear friend, Rana. Good to see him in a feel-good news. 🙂
https://bit.ly/3cgWU3P Bejan Daruwalla, India’s first celebrity astrologer, is dead. He was 89. A regular on TV, he was some character around two decades ago. He just faded away and wasn’t heard of in the last 10 years or so.
https://bit.ly/2ZNqGdR I anticipated way back in January that this is not to to leave India unaffected. Now, after almost 5 months, swarms of desert locusts have become a menace for the country. Let’s see if we can contain them before monsoon’s onset and save our kharif crops.
https://t.co/dIreuZhurZ Never before in my life I’ve seen, heard or read such a thing happening in India. The closest I can remember is beggars snatching a fistful of leftover food, which were served to train passengers, at Lumding station in the mid-1980s. I wasn’t even 10 then.
https://bit.ly/3cQ3BLl Now, this is what India has become in the last six years:
* Economy is dead
* Education out, obscurantism in
* Healthcare out, quackery in
* Military power weakest in decades
* Foreign policy? Even Nepal bullies India and treats it with contempt
https://bit.ly/3dQ6snF In a civilized society, this is shocking beyond words and this would have resulted in the immediate arrest, speedy trial and conviction of the culprits. However, in savage society that showers flowers on cops who murder suspects in custody, this is normal.
@goldenarcher I have recently learned how deep antisemitism goes...it is absolutely insane!
#MigrantWorkers from Bihar at Tamil Nadu’s Tiruppur railway station waiting to catch Shramik Special train to go back home. Listen to the commentary in Hindi.
In other news, TN recoded nearly 800 #coronavirus cases yesterday.
https://bit.ly/3bqZ4NH The origin of the word “tot” and why in Gurkhas rum is termed as a “regimental drink”.
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