Thursday, 19 May, 2022
TopicBulli Bai app

Topic: Bulli Bai app

Creators of ‘Bulli Bai’ and ‘Sulli Deals’ apps get bails on humanitarian grounds

A Delhi court considered that the accused, ‘Bulli Bai’ app case accused Niraj Bishnoi & ‘Sulli Deals’ app creator Omkareshwar Thakur, were first time offenders.

Bulli Bai suspects ‘idolised’ 19th-century Dogra king, discussed Chaturvarna, Mumbai Police find

Bulli Bai & Sulli Deals being investigated by Mumbai and Delhi police, both of which have filed chargesheets detailing alleged conspiracy behind portals seeking to 'auction Muslim women'.

Delhi Police file charge sheets in Sulli Deals & Bulli Bai cases, call them ‘illegal, inhuman’

Both cases refer to Muslim women, mostly from India, being put up ‘on sale’ online, seemingly in a bid to target and harass them, which had triggered outrage on social media.

Delhi court denies bail to Niraj Bishnoi, alleged creator of Bulli Bai App

Additional Sessions Judge Dharmender Rana denied relief to the accused Saturday, noting that the charges against him were serious in nature and the probe was at a nascent stage.

What is consent, asks ‘Liberal Doge’, booked for sexist-casteist slurs & ‘auctioning’ women online

Ritesh Jha is ‘absconding’, claim Mumbai Police sources, but he denies it. On Wednesday, he was named in FIR filed by Hindu woman who was ‘auctioned’ on Clubhouse.

‘Women in India never more unsafe online or offline’: IIT-B, DU alumni write to PM & President

Open letter, signed by over 250 alumni of institutions like IRMA, XLRI as well, demands strict and immediate action against those accused in Bulli Bai and Sulli Deals apps cases.

Mumbai Police arrests MBA graduate from Odisha in Bulli Bai app case

The accused identified as Neeraj Singh confessed to involvement in planning the app with the main accused. With his arrest, Mumbai police have so far arrested 4 persons in the case.

Who is Niraj Bishnoi? This is what probe has revealed about character of Bulli Bai ‘mastermind’

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.

‘Invader Muslims’, ‘decline of Hindu culture & Manusmriti’ angered Sulli Deals ‘mastermind’

Thakur revealed during interrogation that he got furious over the state of affairs in the country and felt like he must do something to uphold the beliefs of the Trads.

‘Introvert’, ‘very religious’: Family of Sulli Deals accused say he’s trapped in a conspiracy

Aumkareshwar Thakur’s father says his son barely left the house, and he had made the app, ‘there will be others who taught him’.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping | Representational image|

Chinese economy is feeling the heat. Blame Xi’s political Lysenkoism, vaccination policy

Smarting from the failures of his Great Leap Forward campaign, which hit the economy hard, Mao launched the 1962 war with India to rally the nation behind him.
Congress supporters staged a protest against inflation in Ranchi on 10 May | ANI

As inflation breaks records, Modi govt plans to counter criticism ahead of anniversary & polls

While retail inflation hit an 8-year high of 7.8% in April, wholesale inflation surged to a 9-year high of 15.08% on the back of elevated food and energy prices in the same month.


Satellite image of the development on the site | Twitter | @detresfa_

China building ‘bigger, broader’ 2nd bridge at Pangong Tso that can carry armoured columns

China's People's Liberation Army aims for multiple routes to counter any possible operations by the Indian forces on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso in the future.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.