New Delhi: From Kerala to Kashmir, Twitter buzzed with various issues Thursday.
Not everyone found Kerala Tourism’s tweet about a beef delicacy ‘appetising’.
Tender chunks of beef, slow-roasted with aromatic spices, coconut pieces, and curry leaves. A recipe for the most classic dish, Beef Ularthiyathu, the stuff of legends, from the land of spices, Kerala: https://t.co/d7dbgWmlBw pic.twitter.com/aI1Y9vEXJm
— Kerala Tourism (@KeralaTourism) January 15, 2020
Shame on you for this repulsive tweet on a Hindu holy day.
— Boycott China and Pakistan (@HinduAmericans) January 16, 2020
BJP MP Gautam Gambhir criticised Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for wasting taxpayers’ money on advertisements. The Aam Aadmi Party’s response was savage.
So you do support @ArvindKejriwal for giving subsidy to the poor. Thank you.
PS : Are you tweeting this from a commentary box ? https://t.co/PRIz7Ex9ay
— AAP (@AamAadmiParty) January 15, 2020
If ‘confidence’ had a face, it probably looked like this…
BJP will win Delhi… Period. https://t.co/exh2XrR9kR
— Amit Malviya (@amitmalviya) January 15, 2020
Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut was left regretting his words after he alleged that former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi met Karim Lala, an underworld don.
I have never shied away from praising Indira Gandhi as an iron lady who took decisions with iron fist. Surprisingly those who do not history of Indiraji are shouting on top of the voice. @AUThackeray@RahulGandhi @SATAVRAJEEV @
— Sanjay Raut (@rautsanjay61) January 16, 2020
Congress leader Kapil Sibal had a serious question for Home Minister Amit Shah regarding Kashmir.
Amit Shah says all is normal in Kashmir
If so , why send 36 propagandists to Kashmir ?
Why not allow non-propagandists to go and understand the situation prevailing there ?
— Kapil Sibal (@KapilSibal) January 16, 2020
Boxer Vijender Singh wants Indian stars to take inspiration from Hollywood actor Joaquin Phoenix.
Joker star Joaquin arrested in climate change protest or hamare walo ko Hindu Muslim se fursat nhi 😔
— Vijender Singh (@boxervijender) January 15, 2020
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor tried to give the declining Indian economy a fairytale twist — and no, not with a happy ending.
Not every romance has a fairy tale ending — and not every fairy tale has a romantic ending! pic.twitter.com/05NKe3DV6E
— Shashi Tharoor (@ShashiTharoor) January 15, 2020
Director Anurag Kashyap was the latest to join the bandwagon of people digging up old tweets. His victim was senior BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and his unfulfilled hopes for the economy.
Aise hi kisi ne yaad dila diya pic.twitter.com/U2QzGOxq9d
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) January 15, 2020
Actor Simi Garewal made some alarming predictions on what could have happened if J&K DSP Davinder Singh and the two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were not arrested.
It seems things did not go well for actor Sushant Singh at Sadhguru’s camp.
Dear @SadhguruJV did I give u permission to use my pic?Still if u insist on using it, please also share it with the scathing feedback I and my wife gave to ur ‘spiritual’ program.Worst experience of r lives.6 sets of clothes u changed in 2 days, were fab though. pic.twitter.com/0kZYsh5oAi
— सुशांत सिंह sushant singh سوشانت سنگھ (@sushant_says) January 15, 2020
Now even Human Rights organisation Amnesty India is singing along to poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s tunes.
— Amnesty India (@AIIndia) January 15, 2020
US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s creative take on immigration.
┻┳| •.•) housing is a human right
— Ilhan Omar (@IlhanMN) January 15, 2020
And finally, a funny encounter between Reuters correspondent Devjyot Ghoshal and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
"Foreign minister, I'm from Reuters," I said, about to launch a question.
"I'm from Russia," Sergey Lavrov, Russia's foreign minister, cooly told me and walked on.#RaisinaDialogue2020
— Devjyot Ghoshal (@DevjyotGhoshal) January 15, 2020