Techno-masculinity and Hindutva Nationalism----
"India’s richest one per cent holds over four times the wealth held by the bottom 70 per cent or 953 million people, while the total wealth of all Indian billionaires is more than the full-year budget. And the rise in their wealth last year alone was enough to fund the states’ budgets on health and education"
Railways: Rush to disaster
Supreme Court judge Justice D Y Chandrachud on Saturday said that labelling dissent as “anti-national” or “anti-democratic” strikes at the heart of deliberative democracy.
Parikrama the #indipop band looses its lead guitarist Sonam Sherpa 😢
Identities of crores of Facebook, WhatsApp, TikTok users may have to be revealed.
Yay! Oka for the win!! Finally, BombayHC can save some face.
'Section 144 Order Imposed In Bengaluru In December Illegal' : Karnataka HC
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Who owns the products that you buy? If the answer is you, shouldn’t you be able to repair what you rightfully own? We have a historic opportunity to get smartphones regulated by the EU so they can become more easily repairable, and last longer ✍️ ⤵️ https://repair.eu/smartphones/
"We will debate (read decide) how protests can be held and on what topics. We also had a right to 'protest' against #ShaheenBagh"
Pls inform this fascist the Constitution allows all peaceful protests. And Ministers demonising Muslims & police atrocities don't count as 'protests' https://twitter.com/TimesNow/status/1227980702139863040
Also wanted to discuss this, there’s a new social media law in India that violates user privacy by requiring social media companies to cooperate with the Indian agency govt. 400 million of us will lose our right to privacy. How is this not alarming? Don’t see anyone talking about it. https://www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2020-02-12/400-million-social-media-users-set-to-lose-anonymity-in-india#click=https://t.co/FzLw6WGC45 #India
And frankly, if now AAP doesn't step up and start challenging the sweeping fascism in the country, Delhi made a mistake and got BJP's B-Team.
No more excuses. A mohalla clinic, arrangements for sanitation, internet near protest sites, participation, would be a refreshing change.
Does anyone have a Hindi version of this? About time we started sharing the awful truth with everyone we know: “ 1.62 crore a day: Cost of PM Modi's SPG security cover” https://www.indiatoday.in/news-analysis/story/rs-1-62-crore-a-day-cost-of-pm-modi-s-spg-security-cover-1645708-2020-02-12
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Shaheen Bagh has received a lot of flak for blocking traffic.
But an analysis by @VijaytaL@twitter.com found that much of the traffic congestion is actually due to the fact that Delhi Police has arbitrarily blocked off alternative routes!
Is anybody working on building an alternative to GCM for push messages on Android?
- Each app running a background service and draining battery doesn't count as an alternative.
- The alternative cannot be yet another centralized cloud provider.
- If there is a server in between the sender (application server) and the recipient (Android device), it shouldn't be able to read the contents of the message.
My first painting with Kritaaaaaa.
Using a touchscreen is dope. Really loved it. But പണിയെടുക്കാൻ അറിയണം.
btw, it's KDE Neon with a macOS looking theme.
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