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New Delhi: Twitter launched a new feature today! Modelled on Instagram stories, ‘fleets’ are short-term tweets that disappear after 24 hours, and Twitter’s loyal fanbase had mixed reactions to this new addition.

And some people just don’t get it. Here are comedian Vir Das and actor Amitabh Bachchan on  the subject of ‘fleets’.

Meanwhile, and outbreak of several spats on the microblogging site. Check it out:

One battle that received a lot of attention, was between India Today anchor Rajdeep Sardesai and BJP leader Amit Malviya. It all began after Malviya allegedly falsely claimed that Gujarat’s death rate is lower than Delhi and Mumbai on live TV. What ensued was a series of claims and counterclaims.

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Here’s another duel: BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi went back on a promise to reply to cricketer Irfan Pathan’s allegations of racism in the country.  Find out why.

 

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi continues to needle the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his alleged disappearing act.

BJP launches a massive promo campaign on Twitter today. Here’s one for US President Donald Trump.

 

And some self-praise in the time of coronavirus.

 

Director Anurag Kashyap has his own version of this very ‘important’ question raised by Home Minister Amit Shah.

 

Congress leader Sanjay Jha’s posts a ‘get well soon’ message for former party colleague and now BJP member Jyotiraditya Scindia, who was recently diagnosed with the virus. Says something for old friendships….

BJP leader Tajinder Pal Singh Bagga is back to attacking Congress—er, did he ever stop?

 

US Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on how the Black Lives Matter.

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  1. Dear and respected Ravi ji,
    Kindly enumerate the direct significant benefits which a common man can enjoy on his daily routine. Governance confusion at galore,we witnessed during note bandi and now again. No coordination amongst central and state.You could beat drums on Triple talaq, article 370,note bandi,cylinder distribution,but actually haven’t you robbed peter and paid Harry. Your governance is more on knee jerk rather than know act. This hit and trial can’t fetch you the goal. You talk about Balakot,uri surgical,but is it only your act or publicity hungry government trying to be a good salesman. Shame on us for this chinese fiasco. Nehru had faultered but what have you done in your turn. How long this chest beating will continue. You are implementing taxes,cess,in name of swacha bharat, namami gange,now corona in addition to depriving the already burdened citizen,from their legal dues. Bank interests no more interests us. As law minister could initiatie uniform civil code? Ram mandir have made the religious ego satisfied and ofcourse generated employment for beggars around. Education,health , transport all are in disarray. Is this what we pay taxes for to see multicrore Airbus for our egoistic heads.
    No need to defend,act fast and make people feel at peace even may not be happy. Your pupettary show with brainless heads as a decoration piece are maligning the mightiest force of the world. Don’t make tall claims of diplomacy by publicising few orchestrated shows like how de and all. Like begetslike proverb is proven beyond doubt. Jhula diplomacy has let you and us khelo with corona and nepal,bhutan,srilanka and worst is bangladesh ,which was created due us,is showing two fingers where ase lost finger 4. What a diplomacy bhaiya.

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