Saturday, 29 January, 2022
TopicCommunal tension

Topic: communal tension

Mangaluru Police find two ‘inflammatory’ graffiti in three days, suspect ‘pro-terror’ groups

The police suspect both graffiti were made to incite communal tensions and three teams have been formed to identify culprits.

Jammu region tense after derogatory remarks on Prophet Muhammad are aired, 3 men arrested

Doda, Kishtwar, Gool Gulabgarh, Ramban and Reasi areas observe shutdowns, and a few Muslim groups call for the accused men to be given the death penalty.

Woman undergoes DNA test to claim severed, charred leg of father killed in Delhi riots

Mohammad Anwar, who was allegedly shot and burnt during the riots, financially supported his only daughter, her visually impaired husband and two children.

S N Shrivastava gets additional charge of Delhi Police Commissioner, replaces Amulya Patnaik

Days after being appointed Delhi Police Special Commissioner, Shrivastava will now take over the additional charge with effect from Sunday.

Delhi CM Kejriwal announces peace initiatives, compensation for riot victims

CM Kejriwal said families of those killed in the violence will receive Rs 10 lakh while Rs 25,000 will be given to those whose houses have been burnt.

Among Delhi riot victims, a 22-year-old auto driver, Bihar labourer, and father of six

The death toll climbed to 11 Tuesday. Some families of the victims held BJP leader Kapil Mishra’s ‘incendiary’ speech responsible for the violence.

Delhi HC asks CBSE to decide on rescheduling board exam at centre in violence-hit area

Class X and XII students of a private school said the centre allotted to them by the CBSE was situated in Chandu Nagar-Karawal Nagar road, one of the violence-hit areas.

Communal tension in Gujarat a thing of the past, says CM Vijay Rupani

Awarding medals to police personnel, Rupani also thanked them for maintaining law & order, and said Gujarat's crime detection rate was better than other states.

The gruesome rape and murder of an 8-year-old that sparked a dirty political battle in Jammu

Forensic tests have reportedly confirmed police suspicion that the 8-year old, was sedated and kept confined in a temple. ThePrint revisits a horrific crime that created a communal divide in the Jammu region.

The rise of the communal hate soundtrack in India

Not just Muslims, even Bajrang Dal’s national convener has slammed the songs blamed for the violence. But police say they can’t do too much about them.

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Apple needs to break out of its comfort zone with bold mega deals à la Microsoft

Historically, large M&A hasn’t been Apple’s style. However, with its resources, the company can certainly take the risk to transform its business and expand its capabilities.
V. Anantha Nageswaran

Who is V Anantha Nageswaran, new chief economic advisor? IIM-A grad, academic, PM’s ex-advisor

Nageswaran, who has taught at various B-schools in India and Singapore, takes charge days before the tabling of the Economic Survey and the Union Budget.


Representational image of Indian Navy ships | Photo: Commons

India carrying out more warship patrols than ever to catch China in crowded global seas

Estimated 125 foreign naval vessels are in the Indian Ocean at any given time, roughly 3 times the number deployed in the wake of the 9/11 attacks when the US invaded Afghanistan.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.