https://twitter.com/YusufDFI/status/1492349779120357379A point that I as someone who backs Quad have made is we cannot view 21st century alliances or partnership if you don’t like the term alliance, from the prism of 20th century alliance. Even the US is getting there. The US Indo-Pacific Strategy is very articulate.
https://twitter.com/YusufDFI/status/1490157757713960961India’s goal was/is development-become a middle/upper middle income country.We rank 144 (2020). Some got left behind on socio-economic parameters because of their own issues & “appeasement”. Others progressed. Now for some “civilisational or ideological goals” we want to go back.
https://twitter.com/ndtv/status/1483824240008835079From 2008 before Erdogan lifted it: Women have been banned from covering their heads in all state offices and institutions in Turkey for decades. In the 1980s the headscarf was also prohibited at all universities, declared a symbol of political Islam news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/72…
https://twitter.com/httweets/status/1320239927313928192Was having lunch with my clearing agent. He talked about a couple of cases -
https://twitter.com/shenoyn/status/1302487874466537472My supplier sends compliments in my shipment. For them its as a matter of routine, but ends up costing me in delayed clearance & ₹ as customs want invoice & packing list for it. And also a share of the compliments, or all of it 🤷♂️.