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"The world 🌏 no more move to the beat of one drum; 🥁/
What might be right for you, might not be right for some. "

Lines from the title song of 'Different Strokes'.

To both the far left and the far right.

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A for

A beautiful magic connecting people
all around the world,
Blurring the walls of geographic barriers and
Such immense potential, power, hope.

Should not be used to fight over
petty politics, troll abuse
And toxic hatred.

We are angels with invisible wings.
Surely we can do better.

@Mastodon @Gargron

Love from 🇮🇳

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Sad to see that hatred and toxicity (which was unbearable in the birdsite) has already started making an appearance here.

Reported a few accounts. How do people find so much hatred in this God's beautiful world.

Do report toxic accounts here. Keep hate free. Be nice, be kind to each other. Spread .

"In a world where software influences virtually every single aspect of our lives, Free Software is a precondition for a free society."

Read our Interview with Reinhard Müller:

and then join him as a :

।।Poti padh padh jag mua, pandit bhayo na koi/
Dhai aakar prem ke, padhey so pandit hoye।।

-Poet Rahiman (from the Royal court of Akbar, 1556-1627)

Reading books upon books never made someone learned;
He truly is the 'Wise One', who has undertyood the meaning of 'Love'.

Pandit: Wise, learned person
Dhai akar prem ke: 2 1/2 letters of love. In the word love (Prem) is written in 2 1/2 letters or consonants.

🇮🇳 spread

"Colour is descriptive. Black and white is interpretive.” – Eliott Erwitt

This is a Grey Langur shot a couple of years back at Bandhavgarh. What really caught my attention when I looked through the viewfinder were his eyes. There is something quite arresting about his gaze - almost as if he is lost in his thoughts.

Sinking Philippines Village Will Soon Disappear Due To Rising Sea Levels

Sitio Pariahan, about 17 km (10.5 miles) north of Manila, is sinking about 4 cm (1.5 inches) every year, owing largely to land subsidence from the population's overuse of groundwater, according to...

Museo Camera Centre for the Photographic Arts in Gurugram.

Make sure you put this on your must see list when you are in Delhi/NCR. They have a wonderful exhibition of Kulwant Roy's photographs and some iconic ones of .

I saw the one of Jinnah and Gandhi arguing. And one of Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan and Gandhi. Loved this particular one of Gandhi asking for donations.

The ProtonMail website says:

"ProtonMail was founded in 2013 by scientists who met at CERN and were drawn together by a shared vision of a more secure and private Internet. "

Sorry for the delayed, response, @pinankin_writes . Life has been a bit crazy for me lately.

'Celibacy' Or 'Matrimony' Is One's Choice; Madras HC Directs Chennai Corporation To Compensate Man Forced To Remain Unmarried Due To An A..

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And it can be refuted very trivially:

Given purely market/capitalist healthcare, one's lifespan will be directly related to how much money one has.

So the rich, and those born to the rich, *literally have more time alive* than the poor do.

That's not even counting that the poor have to spend their limited time doing labour that the rich don't have to.

These Researchers Are Stranded In Antarctica. Help Is Finally On The Way.

The French research crew had endured a long, difficult winter at their station on a tiny cluster of islands just off the Antarctic coast, but relief was on the way.

There will be a night long vigil today to prevent early morning shocks.

On a different note, quite a few people may become 'overnight millionaires'. SC: Floor test by open ballet, videographed.

Show thread BREAKING SC order floor test tomorrow. November 27

Show thread J Ramana reading out the order

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The bench comprising Justices Ramana, Ashok Bhushan and Sanjiv Khanna will pronounce the verdict in the petition filed by Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress

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