Thursday, 26 May, 2022
TopicCommunal tension

Topic: communal tension

Inaction on communalism a political choice. NSC can make it difficult for Modi govt to ignore

The ultimate responsibility for political inaction on the issue of communalism rests with the PM. If Modi does not act, nothing much can be done.

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.

On Camera

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Representational image of dal and roti | Photo Pixahive/CC0

Feeding world must take backseat, Modi govt should deal with India’s ‘chapati’ crisis first

German agriculture minister Cem Ozdemir said imposing export restrictions or closing markets would worsen the crisis. Actually, the opposite might be true.
A petrol pump staffer refills fuel in a two-wheeler in New Delhi, on 29 March 2022 | ANI photo

Modi govt won’t borrow extra this year to fund tax cuts, inflation target to stay at 4%

The cut in excise duty last week, coupled with an increase in fertiliser and food subsidies, is expected to cost the exchequer around Rs 3 lakh crore in the current financial year.

Defence

Naval helicopters | Representational image | indiannavy.nic.in

What’s Combined Military Forces-Bahrain? US-backed coalition India joined on Quad sidelines

India is 35th member of the maritime counterterrorism partnership that also includes Pakistan, Australia, Bahrain, Denmark, Egypt, France, Germany and Greece, among others.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.
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