Tuesday, 17 May, 2022
TopicTablighi Jamaat

Topic: Tablighi Jamaat

Coronavirus was a test of secular nationalism. Then Tablighi Jamaat became the scapegoat

The Tablighi Jamaat congregation at Nizamuddin would concern any country. But PM Modi must immediately rein in his media and social media supporters communalising it.

Dear Muslims, Tablighi Jamaat committed a crime against humanity. Don’t defend them

I am not encouraging Islamophobia, it is a prejudice that needs fierce opposition but if this isn’t plain stupidity in the name of Allah, then what is?

Race to trace Tablighi Jamaat inmates, says Express, Telegraph on RBI’s ‘unkindest cuts’

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 tells its followers not to pursue political dominance in this world

Tablighi Jamaat is an Islamic religious reform movement. It has emerged as one of the most dominant forms of religiosity in postcolonial India, writes Hilal Ahmed in his book Siyasi Muslims.

Tablighi Jamaat scare: Arnab calls it deliberate, ‘whole country in danger’ says Liyaquat

A quick take on what prime time TV news talked about.

Tablighi Jamaat congregation and how religion has been the ‘super spreader’ of coronavirus

In episode 432 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta talks about the role of religion in the spread of coronavirus.

23 test positive for Covid-19, total cases reach 120 in Delhi

According to officials, in the past three days, 441 people have been sent to hospital and 1,447 to quarantine centres.

UP puts 18 districts on alert to trace people who attended Nizamuddin Tablighi Jamaat event

State administration inspects Markazi Masjid in Lucknow’s Kaiserbagh-Aminabad area and takes 6 foreigners for Covid-19 testing.

Tablighi Jamaat or Ayodhya — all defy social distancing rule. Stupidity can’t be forgiven

ThePrint view on the most important issues, instantly.

1,548 from Delhi’s Nizamuddin mosque moved to hospitals & quarantined, 300 yet to be shifted

People were moved into DTC buses in batches of 30 and driven to hospitals or isolation facilities. Of the 1,548 people, 441 have symptoms.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

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.