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Twitter reacts to results of religious census

According to the results of the 2011 religious census released recently, for the first time the percentage of Hindu of population in India slipped below 80 per cent. While Hindus formed 79.8% of the population, Muslims formed 14.2 percent (17.22 crore people). Everyone on Twitter seems to have something to say about the results of this religious census. Let’s take ...

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Mulayam ISngh

Mulayam Singh Yadav’s comments on rape create uproar on Twitter

Mulayam Singh Yadav has done it again. Last April he invited wide-spread criticism when he said ‘boys will be boys’ and that boys ‘make mistakes’ while opposing capital punishment for rape. On Wednesday, the Samajwadi Party chief made some more controversial statements on rape while addressing a gathering where the state government was distributing free e-rickshaws. According to Mr Yadav, ...

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Modi in Dubai]

#ModiInDubai is hit on Twitter

Modi ji is in UAE on one his foreign trips and while his visit is gaining applauds for being the first Indian prime minister to visit the Middle Eastern country in 34 years, Twitterati has been busy voicing their opinion about his trip on social media. Seeing the tone of the tweets, one can say Modi has no dearth of ...

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Abdul Basit

Abdul Basit’s Kashmir statement gets him trolled on Twitter

On Friday, which happens to be Pakistan’s independence day, Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit made a very controversial statement. He said his country will continue to support the liberation of Kashmir and in no time he was trolled on by Indians on Twitter. Let’s read what they had to say Abdul Basit first you try to maintain peace ...

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Why is Pankaja Munde trending today?

Maharashtra’s rural development minister Pankaja Munde, now famous for the #ChikkiScam and #BiscuitScam, has fallen into further trouble. Media has gone into an overdrive reporting that one of the BJP minister’s aide was seen carrying her footwear during a recent visit to Sonpeth, Parbhani district. While Munde promptly explained “that person was my private employee and not government servant,” and ...

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Nitish VS Modi

It is Nitish Kumar Vs Modi going by #NKLetterToModi trend

Our PM found fault with Nitish Kumar’s DNA during a rally in Bihar and the Bihar CM wrote an open letter to Modi ji, requesting him to ‘take back’ his words. This issue has been trending non stop on Twitter on Wednesday and Pointblank7 presents a collection of tweets on #NKLetterToModi. @NitishKumar Don't insult bihari people by comparing yourself with ...

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Modi jibes make #SoniaGandhi trend big on Twitter

When Sonia Gandhi gave a strong-worded speech against the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Loksabha on Monday, it created a huge buzz on Twitter. #SoniaGandhi was trending in one of the top spots and Twitterati had a lot to say on this issue. Pointblank7 presents to you a few choice tweets on this hashtag. Sonia Gandhi speech (same old, ...

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Twitter trolls Azam Khan and his buffaloes again

Uttar Pradesh Minister Azam Khan has built up a reputation for making news for all the wrong reasons. While he will forever be remembered for sending police in search of his lost buffaloes, on Thursday he made a statement that sent ripples of reactions across India, especially on Twitter. He said BJP is trying to orchestrate riots in every district ...

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#Essar: iPad outrage grips Twitter

On Monday, Caravan published an article ‘How Essar Handed Out 195 iPads as Diwali Gifts to Top Politicians, Bureaucrats and Journalists in 2010: List 1’ and what followed was an outpouring of reactions to the piece of news on Twitter. This our selection of popular tweets on #Essar: Deep analysis Point is why only Barkha, Rajdeep, Thapar, PronoyRoy, Shekhar Gupta ...

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