Thursday, 19 May, 2022
TopicTablighi Jamaat

Topic: Tablighi Jamaat

Delhi police identify and quarantine 275 foreign nationals who attended Nizamuddin event

The Nizamuddin Markaz, the Tablighi Jamaat HQ in Delhi, has become the epicentre for spread of Covid-19 in India after thousands took part in a congregation.

Jamaat trail still hot on Page 1, Telegraph says don’t forget migrants, BS on ‘Motown’ crash

A round-up of the most important reports in major newspapers around the country – from TOI and HT, Express and The Hindu to The Telegraph, Mumbai Mirror and The Tribune, as well as top financial dailies.

Tablighi Jamaat brought out Republic, Zee and Times Now’s fangs that Covid-19 had withdrawn

The unity of TV channels against coronavirus was too good to be true. The Tablighi Jamaat gave most of them the chance to show their true colours.

This is how police in states are tracking people who attended Tablighi event in Delhi

To trace the people, who attended the Delhi congregation, police in different states have also roped in their specialised units and are tracking phone locations.

Bigotry over Tablighi Jamaat is a familiar pattern. All Muslims will be blamed for acts of few

Heroic acts of Azim Premji or Shah Rukh Khan do not bring credit to the community. But the blame for the ignorance of Tablighi Jamaat members must be shared by all Muslims.

Delhi’s Nizamuddin — a bustling blend of history and spirituality, until Covid-19 struck

Nizamuddin Basti is home to many things — food, culture, history and a sense of community that is inclusive and keeps reeling you back in.

Delhi’s Tablighi Jamaat headquarters evacuated, disinfectant sprayed in the area

Over 2,361 people were evacuated from Tablighi Jamaat headquarters in Nizamuddin after 24 people from the area tested positive for coronavirus Tuesday.

India banned over 370 foreign Tablighi Jamaat workers in 2018-19 for visa violations  

Workers of the Tablighi Jamaat have allegedly been repeat visa offenders, participating in religious congregations while on tourist visa.

Tracking India’s coronavirus deaths — 24 of first 35 victims had no foreign travel history

An analysis by ThePrint finds that 77% of Covid-19 casualties in India had comorbidities, 69% were men and over a third had no reported travel or contact history. 

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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.