Friday, 2 December, 2022

Topic: Udaipur

In Udaipur, a Covid-style control room helps battle lumpy skin disease, one village at a time

Control room set up in govt-run veterinary hospital fields calls from gram panchayats about suspected cases and requests for treatment, while rapid response team works on ground.

‘Udaipur could’ve seen Godhra repeat’ — ‘Muslim boycott’, uneasy peace after Hindu tailor’s murder

Since Kanhaiya Lal Teli’s murder by two Muslim men, many Hindus have changed how they do business in the Old City. It has hurt both communities, but there are glimmers of hope.

Why we should know where Udaipur killers lie on the staircase of radicalisation pyramid

Udaipur’s violent executioners had reached the highest point of radicalisation where the only option left before them was to kill their innocent victim.

Our take on Udaipur killing, Maharashtra, and Zubair — in 50 words

ThePrint view on the most important issues this week.

32 IPS officers transferred in Rajasthan in major shake-up after Udaipur tailor murder

The police has been criticised for ignoring tailor Kanhaiya Lal’s complaints of threats after he put up a social media post in favour of suspended BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma.

Ashok Gehlot meets Udaipur victim’s family, says NIA should should file chargesheet soon

After visiting Kanhaiya Lal's house, he convened a law and order meeting in Udaipur with police authorities, ordering them to take action against individuals who violate the law.

National front of fringe elements, united in hate & what’s still intact from MVA

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

4,000 gather for silent protest, even as Udaipur remains on edge over Hindu tailor’s murder

Kanhaiya Lal Teli was killed, allegedly by 2 Muslim men, over a purported social media post Tuesday. Protestors marched from Udaipur's Town Hall to the Collectorate, via Bapu Bazar & Delhi Gate.

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.

‘Sena compromised fundamental ideology’ —what Hindu Right press wrote on Maharashtra crisis

ThePrint’s round-up of how pro-Hindutva media covered and commented on news and topical issues over the past few weeks.

On Camera


Prannoy Roy in Abu Dhabi

You can call NDTV elitist, anglicised. But it defended democracy, gave us Ravish Kumar

In all these years of covering elections on NDTV, I do not recall a single occasion when I was asked or even hinted to say or not say something. I disagreed with Prannoy Roy off-screen and on-screen and that was never a problem.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.


A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.