Saturday, August 15, 2020

    Tag: MUSLIM

    The burnt Gym at Shiv Vihar.| Image credit - Banswalhemant/ CC BY-SA 4.0

    Delhi Riots: Chargesheet Names Faisal Farooq as Key Conspirator,Underlines Jamaat Link 

    Faisal Farooq has been named the key conspirator in the Delhi riots case and has been called a close associate of Tablighi Jamaat chief Maulana Saad, in a charge sheet filed by Delhi Police. 
    Zafarul Islam Khan

    Delhi Minorities Commission Chairman Charged With Sedition for ‘Outrageous’ Twitter Post

    Based on allegedly disruptive tweets, Delhi Minorities Commission Chief Zafarul-Islam has been charged with sedition and booked by Delhi Police. 
    Tablighi Jamaat

    Defending the Indefensible: A Response to Dr. Farooqi’s Rejoinder

    The following article is part of an ongoing debate on the Nizamuddin Markaz issue and a response to a recent rejoinder to Prof. Rohit Dhankar’s article on the matter. 

    Raj Thackery Promises “Stone for Stone, Sword for Sword” Against Muslims

    MNS chief Raj Thackery launched an attack on the Muslim community in his Azad Maidan speech and said that they should learn to live within limits or face the consequences.
    Shaheen Bagh

    Shaheen Bagh and the Political Future of Indian Muslims

    The collective essence behind the Shaheen Bagh protest is showing a new face of India’s diverse civilization.

    Decoding PM Modi’s Ramlila Maidan Speech: A ‘Soft Retreat’ from BJP’s Erstwhile Aggressive NRC...

    PM Modi finally spoke on the nationwide protests against the CAA and assured the agitating Muslim community that there was no need to feel afraid.

    In Assam, a solidarity network has emerged to help those at risk of becoming stateless

    The international community criticised the new law, with the UN High Commissioner of Human Rights calling it “fundamentally discriminatory”.

    From Streets to Courts, Bengali Muslims Come Together to Fight Against Citizenship (Amendment)Bill

    Keeping up with Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee’s secular credentials, Muslim groups to launch “peaceful protests” against the Citizenship Bill.

    China’s Communist Party is Playing Out Extreme Violation Against the Country’s Muslim Minorities

    Beijing is horrifyingly repressing its Uyghur Muslim population in torturous detention camps and converting them into conformists.

    Book Review/The Complexity of Being Muslim in Contemporary India

    Rakshanda Jalil’s remarkable understanding of the complexity of experience surrounding Muslim identity in contemporary India is lucid, thought provoking and an exceedingly powerful commentary on the Indian political climate that is simultaneously secular and intolerant.

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