Trend alarm! #NeverForgetNeverForgive, #FarmersProtest, #SaraAliKhan, Jadeja, #SCOTUS and all the main trends
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The 12th anniversary of the 11/26 terrorist attacks in Mumbai was celebrated on Thursday as the nation remembered the martyrs. Social media users denounced the Pakistan-based terror group responsible for the brutal attacks that claimed 170 lives. #PakTerrorState was also trending amid reports that Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) planned special prayers for the 10 terrorists who carried out the terror attacks. read more
Opposition leaders and activists tweeted in solidarity with farmers as they marched to Delhi to protest against agricultural reforms. The police used water cannons and tear gas projectiles to disperse protesting farmers heading to Delhi as they tried to break through the barricades at the Sadopur border in Ambala. Thousands of vehicles were stranded on National Highway 44 as police blocked a 15-kilometer stretch near Karnal. read more
Actress Sara Ali Khan was trending on Twitter after a new poster for her upcoming film Coolie No. 1 was unveiled. It features Varun in multiple colorful costumes, carrying Sara Ali Khan on her back. The movie trailer will premiere on Saturday, November 28. Filming ended in February, but the producers were biding their time, waiting for the situation to improve, and were aiming for a theatrical release. read more
Social media users around the world shared their thanks as we celebrate Thanksgiving. It is a day reserved primarily to give thanks and acknowledge the sacrifices and blessings of the past year. Most of the families who live far from each other strive to come together and celebrate all the blessings of the past years and eat a great meal together. read more
Ahead of the One Day International match between India and Australia on November 27, cricket fans shared their dream teams. Indian cricketer and former cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar chose Kuldeep Yadav but commented that Virat Kohli would choose Ravindra Jadeja. Social media users quickly realized the problem and argued that Jadeja deserves a place on the ODI team.
During a virtual address to legislative presidents from across India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented his One Nation, One Choice plan. He stressed that the plan is not just a matter of debate, but a requirement for India. One Nation One Election has been a key electoral reform pushed by the NDA government, but has met with strong opposition from rival parties. read more
The United States Supreme Court prevented New York Governor Andrew Cuomo from enforcing Covid-19 restrictions that limited the number of people attending religious services. The night before Thanksgiving, newly hired Judge Amy Coney Barrett sided with her Conservative colleagues in blocking the restriction amid a surge in coronavirus across the country. Barrett recently replaced Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a liberal judge, in a lifetime seat on the superior court. Read more