Friday, 1 July, 2022
TopicDelhi Minorities Commission

Topic: Delhi Minorities Commission

Police reports ‘one- sided’, say Delhi residents, ask CM for independent probe into riots

Some of the notable names of the letter include Brinda Karat, Harsh Mander, Mrinal Pande, Shyam Menon, Jayati Ghosh, Aishe Ghosh and Nakul Singh Sawhney.

Delhi minorities panel chief wants probe into ‘misbehaviour’ with riot victims seeking relief

Minorities panel chief Zafarul Islam Khan wrote to Northeast Delhi’s DM, seeking inquiry into ‘misbehaviour & abusive language’ used for riot victims by Karawal Nagar SDM.

Scholar, editor and now sedition-accused: Delhi minorities panel chief Zafarul-Islam Khan

Delhi Minorities Commission chief Zafarul-Islam Khan, charged with sedition for a social media post, hasn't deleted it yet but said his comments were ill-timed.

HC order a relief, BJP’s IT army threatening & humiliating me: Delhi minority panel chief

In an exclusive interview to ThePrint, Delhi Minorities Commission chief Zafarul-Islam Khan said it was unfair to target the Tablighi Jamaat community.

Minorities panel notice to Delhi Police for ‘random’ arrests of Muslims everyday for riots

Delhi Police insists it is well within rights to make arrests, says investigation in February communal riots didn't stop during lockdown so arrests shouldn't stop either.

His film on Aisha has ‘inappropriate scenes’, Shia body chief gets minorities panel notice

Delhi Minorities Commission has written to CBFC to deny certification to the 'sacrilegious film' made by Waseem Rizvi.

Delhi Minorities Commission wants legal action against BJP MP for ‘illegal mosques’ list

Parvesh Verma wanted probe into over 50 mosques and graveyards, claiming they were built on encroached land. Commission says he’s spreading disharmony.

Minorities panel issues notice to JNU on the proposal to start a course on “Islamic Terrorism”

Minorities panel have asked the JNU administration to reply whether there is any concept paper or proposal to start a course on "Islamic Terrorism".The proposed course has been opposed by sections of teachers and students at the JNU.

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Power, party, dignity, father’s legacy — what all Uddhav Thackeray is losing in Maharashtra

The BJP’s move to place Eknath Shinde in the CM’s chair eclipses political veteran Sharad Pawar as the kingmaker of Maharashtra. The party has paid NCP chief back in his own coin.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


National Security Adviser Ajit Doval | File photo: ANI

At 1st Maritime Security Group meet, NSA chief Doval stresses on coordination among stakeholders

Meeting chaired by Vice Admiral (retd) G. Ashok Kumar, India’s 1st national maritime security coordinator. ‘Crucial policy issues’ such as ‘blue economy initiative’ also discussed.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.