Aatish Taseer

Aatish Taseer

@AatishTaseer

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Author, most recently, of The Twice-Born, @picadorUSA, @HurstPublishers, @HarperCollinsIN. Contributor @tmagazine, plus In Search of India’s Soul” on @AJEnglish

New York, NY
Joined on June 01, 2012
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The political machinations involved in the Sushant-Rhea affairt also involved the demonisation of #Bollywood itself. That story was best told by @AatishTaseer here: https://t.co/JUbkKS3fES

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Anne Appelbaum (@anneapplebaum) wrote the most important piece I've read in understanding the political crisis in the US... and she wrote it about Poland. In it, she explores how a political conspiracy took over and undermined Polish democracy: https://t.co/8hGEjijDhy

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Quoted @billyperrigo

They shared a video of a Muslim man being attacked in India. Now they're being investigated by police https://t.co/iJvfUW8aQD

Taseer believes the Indian media are increasingly in thrall to the Hindu nationalist BJP. “Twitter remains one of the few avenues where people like Rana and [Mohammed] Zubair can speak and be heard and set the record straight,” he says. “So it really is a concerted attack.” It is https://t.co/xBYcG5d0U3

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It is clear that Alt News co-founder Mohammed Zubair is being targeted for reporting the victim's version in the Ghaziabad case. The social media 'influencers' and trends singling out Zubair are a testimony to the impact he has. The Alt News team stands with Zubair.

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A look at how, “In ways reminiscent of the old Hollywood blacklist,” the Modi government has been trying to curtail the creative freedom of Bollywood - by @AatishTaseer https://t.co/Vs8aXHXmnj

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Nothing like the actual physical magazine—@TheAtlantic. https://t.co/ecpGCYJjRk

Nothing like the actual physical magazine—@TheAtlantic. https://t.co/ecpGCYJjRk

Front page of the Indian Express #dissent https://t.co/vDYykVskUL

Front page of the Indian Express #dissent https://t.co/vDYykVskUL

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The Prime Minister of the world’s largest electoral autocracy is increasingly a terrifying joke at the expense of the Indian people, now signing an” Open Societies charter” with the G7, even as his henchmen come after critics at home. Let’s stop this sham.

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@vishwakantnoida @Shubhrastha @AatishTaseer Yes it is......

I tried reading a sample from Kindle and its really good👍 https://t.co/00OBSzF3PL
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@vishwakantnoida @Shubhrastha @AatishTaseer Yes it is...... I tried reading a sample from Kindle and its really good👍 https://t.co/00OBSzF3PL

Kareena Kapoor: Bollywood and India’s problem with bigotry | Op-eds – Gulf News why post the Taimur backlash has KKK chosen not to reveal her baby’s name. We have a bigoted fringe which is now mainstream https://t.co/0rxNDo4SJq

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Today New York State reached our goal of 70% adult vaccination.

That means we can return to life as we know it.

Effective immediately, state-mandated COVID restrictions are lifted across commercial and social settings. https://t.co/sMdqkSJ6h5

Today New York State reached our goal of 70% adult vaccination. That means we can return to life as we know it. Effective immediately, state-mandated COVID restrictions are lifted across commercial and social settings. https://t.co/sMdqkSJ6h5

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I’m in @Clubhouse now with @Akshobh. Do join!

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We are just 0.1% away from our goal of 70% of adult New Yorkers with at least one vaccine dose. When we hit 70%, most remaining COVID restrictions will be lifted. We are so close—help us get there sooner by getting vaccinated!

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Quoted @nytimes

Consuming four or five eight-ounce cups of coffee (or about 400 milligrams of caffeine) a day has been associated with reduced death rates, numerous studies suggest. https://t.co/NpiYNUicRU

Coffee, pets, sex, exercise and the effects of booze: nothing focuses New York Times readers like these subjects…Am I missing something? https://t.co/mP2lLURC54

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AlJazeera journalist @raqib_naik is being harassed, given death threats & even sued for reporting on Hindu nationalism in the United States & its links to supremacist groups in India. @mehdirhasan @FareedZakaria @AatishTaseer @johncusack AJ Statement: https://t.co/UBYw4dYGh2

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Quoted @IndiaHistorypic

1959 :: Street Scene In Front of Parliament House , New Delhi ( Photo - @uwmlibraries ) https://t.co/ZJ7u11ifGu

1959 :: Street Scene In Front of Parliament House , New Delhi

( Photo - @uwmlibraries ) https://t.co/ZJ7u11ifGu

OMG: so painful. I know Robert Byron disdained Baker’s creation, but it was only because he hadn’t met (or anticipated) Bimal Patel… https://t.co/UFoxyR5VOe

I love that Poop India 💩 is making exactly what in fact happened after SSR’s suicide sound as if it’s some wild outlandish theory. The reason they can say it as plainly as they can is because it’s the truth. https://t.co/29Pbt7Ek7Z
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I love that Poop India 💩 is making exactly what in fact happened after SSR’s suicide sound as if it’s some wild outlandish theory. The reason they can say it as plainly as they can is because it’s the truth. https://t.co/29Pbt7Ek7Z

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