How to turn off retweets on twitter without blocking your friends

Some peoples use retweet feature aggressively, especially during elections or similar events. They retweet from people you most probably do not care, and do not want to follow. Otherwise you would be following them already. Fortunately Twitter allow you to turn off retweets from individual people without blocking your friends. It is generally not available from mobile client but you could easily do it from Twitter’s own web interface. Here is how to do it: