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Prayagraj: Police book university professor Mohammad Shahid for concealing information about attending Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi
The varsity administration may also initiate action under against Prof Shahid for not following the health protocol and risking lives
Bhagalpur, Bihar: Muslim youth pelt stones and open fire at Police after being asked to go home on Shab-e-Barat
Stones were pelted at the Police at Bhagalpur in Bihar when they attempted to prevent Muslims from gathering in large numbers on the occasion of Shab-e-Barat in the wake of the Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic.
Hindpiri, Ranchi: Sanitation workers refuse to disinfect the area after residents spit at them, throw spit-ridden 10 rupees notes at them
Residents of Hindpiri spit on sanitation workers trying to disinfect area after numerous cases of the Wuhan Coronavirus was reported there.
Javed, Nadeem, Isaq and Azad arrested for attack on ASHA workers and police personnel in Panchkula, Haryana: Read details
Police have arrested four youths in Panchkula, Haryana for attack a team of ASHA and Anganwadi workers who were conducting a survey in the colony
Madhya Pradesh: 40 people who were found offering namaz in a mosque in Chhindwara amidst coronavirus lockdown booked
Case registered under Epidemic Act against 40 Muslim individuals who were found offering namaz en masse at a mosque in Madhya Pradesh
MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan transfers Rs 700 crores to CM’s Relief Fund to fight Coronavirus, was earmarked by Kamal Nath for IIFA
The IIFA event was to be held in March 2020 at an expense of ₹700 crores in Madhya Pradesh, and it is this amount that CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan transferred to CM Relief Fund
Wadhawans travelled in cars registered with RKW Developers, a company which is under ED’s scanner for links with Iqbal Mirchi: Report
RKW Developers is owned by Dheeraj Wadhawan, son of Rajesh Kumar Wadhawan of the famous Wadhawan family in Mumbai. Housing Development and Infrastructure Limited (HDIL) is under investigation for fraud in relation to the PMC scam and two members of the Wadhwan family have been arrested.
USA calls for an analysis of the ‘origins’ of the Wuhan Coronavirus in UNSC meet, China says nobody should be made ‘scapegoat’
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) met on Thursday through video conference to discuss the Wuhan Coronavirus crisis, where USA and China went head to head
Madhya Pradesh: 57 cases against lockdown violators, 64 foreign Tablighi Jamaatis also booked for violating visa norms
The Bhopal police said that the foreigner Jamaatis will be fined and deported as and when the flights start operating. Presently all the accused are in quarantine.
The Life and Crimes of the Tablighi Jamaat amidst the Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic: All You Need To Know
Tablighi Jamaat erupted across the national scene in the last week of March when around 200 people with Wuhan Coronavirus symptoms were admitted to various hospitals in Delhi from the Markaz Nizamuddin and surrounding places.
While Tamil Nadu health secretary secularises Tablighi Jamaat, state records 96 new cases, 84 linked to the “single source event”
Attempt by Tamil Nadu Health Secretary to 'secularise' by referring to Tablighi Jamaat event as a 'single source event' is a shining example of political correctness.
The accused are identified as Shaikh Farookh Shaikh Kadar, Shaikh Sharukh Shaikh Farookh, Shaikh Sajid Shaikh Farookh, and Shaikh Sameer Shaihkh Salim.
Tablighi Jamaat had planned a ‘fidayeen’ attack on India by spreading the deadly coronavirus: UP Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi
Rizvi also said that there is a distinct possibility of radical Islamist Zakir Naik being involved in Tablighi Jamaat conspiracy to spread coronavirus in the country.
Live statistics and tracking of news related to COVID-19 coronavirus with focus on India.
Coronavirus positive Jamaati in Haryana hid travel history, smoked hukkah with people, visited several homes: Report
In the recent days, the man has reportedly visited several families in 4 villages and has been in close contact with dozens, all the while hiding his travel history or links with the Tablighi Jamaat.
Official Twitter account of The White House follows PM Modi and President Kovind, first global leaders and non-American accounts to be followed
The White House follows only 19 accounts on Twitter of which no other non-American leader is followed except PM Modi and President Kovind
Scam accused Wadhawans given special pass by Maharashtra govt to vacation in farmhouse, detained, Principal Secretary sent on ‘compulsory leave’
Wadhawans had reached Mahabaleshwar on the morning of 9 April and were travelling on a pass obtained under the garb of 'family emergency'
The fraudster convinced the woman to share her credit card details and two OTPs in the pretext of delivering wine during lockdown
Japan to fund its manufacturers to shift production out of China after coronavirus disrupts supply chain
Japan has earmarked $2.2 billion to help its manufacturers in shifting production out of China due to Coronavirus outbreak
50 new Coronavirus positive cases detected in Ahmedabad, the patients refuse to get admitted at hospital
The Commissioner informed that he has ordered the use of force if required to get those people admitted at the hospital
Wikipedia page on Noakhali genocide, where Muslims massacred Hindus, vandalised to show Muslims as victims: Details
Wikipedia page on Noakhali genocide was vandalised by someone from Bangladesh by switching the words Hindus and Muslims
Tablighi Jamaat emerge as super-spreaders of coronavirus, but State Minorities Commission asks Delhi govt to drop column of ‘Markaz Majid’ from charts
Yesterday, Delhi reported 93 new cases and all the cases were related to the Tablighi Jamaat, however, the State Minority Commission seems least bothered
Possibility of second wave of Coronavirus real, difficult to completely lift lockdown till vaccine available: Study in The Lancet
Countries battling Coronavirus pandemic will have to closely monitor their territories for new infections and adjust the controls they have imposed until the invention of a vaccine if they wish to end the lockdown
Leftist rag The Wire can’t handle a crossword puzzle on Tablighi Jamaat that spells out the truth as is
Ever since Tablighi Jamaat's contribution to the Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic emerged, numerous attempts have been made to downplay and whitewash their malicious conduct.
PTI spreads fake news that Mehboob Ali was lynched over suspicion of spreading coronavirus in Delhi, later rectifies that he is alive
It is clear from the police FIR that Mehboob Ali was thrashed, not 'killed'. However, news agency PTI reported that Ali was 'beaten to death'
While Tablighi Jamaat members quarantined at Delhi’s G.T.B. hospital have not misbehaved with the staff, they remain unresponsive to the doctors’ repeated requests for co-operation.
Spikes in Coronavirus cases in China coincide with important political events, raises question on the authenticity of data: Report
An analysis by The Economist show spikes in new Coronavirus positive cases in China were accompanied by important political events
Interestingly, two of these mobile numbers are now out of reach while one number is being used in Delhi.
Coronavirus lockdown: Increase in incidents of domestic violence, 30% of calls to childline pertain to abuse or violence
The lockdown has seen an increase in distress calls due to domestic violence. NCW chief says actual cases maybe higher as victims are afraid to reach out to authorities.
Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management committee offers its hospital buildings for isolation and treatment of coronavirus patients
DSGMC said in letter to state government, "We see this as a tough time for humanity, we all need to work as a team to combat the COVID-19 disease."
Islamic Republic of Pakistan: Christian woman made to read ‘Kalma’, says was denied ration amidst coronavirus crisis due to her religion
Religious discrimination against minorities while distributing rations during coronavirus outbreak has been reported from many parts of Sindh.
Government of India launches online training platform “iGOT” for capacity building of frontline COVID-19 warriors
The iGOT platform will provide the training modules for frontline Covid-19 warriors on flexitime and on site basis, wil be available on desktop and mobile
Tablighi Jamaat members were accused of misbehaving with the nurses, taking their pictures and threatening to make them go viral on social media in an insolation centre in Saharsa hospital in Bihar.
Yes, Nandita Das, there are two Indias that exist – one where the labourers live and the other, from where your father was evicted
About how the Coronavirus lockdown has impacted migrant labourers, Nandita Das said that there exists two Indias
Lucknow: Localities near mosques where Tablighi Jamaatis stayed in emerge as major coronavirus hotspots
The major hotspots for the spread of the Wuhan Coronavirus in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, are areas where Tablighi Jamaat members stayed in, Uttar Pradesh Police said on Thursday.
Mamata Banerjee’s parallel Coronaverse: Upset over ‘yellow’ colour of PPEs, questions Centre’s choice
West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee said she was surprised by the yellow colour of PPEs and said that doctors usually wear white or blue kits.
On April 7, 1 woman and 2 children, all three belonging to the same family had fled the quarantine facility at New Town in Kolkata
Coronavirus: UK resident Lerun Hussain jailed for three months for stealing masks in London hospital
A 34-year-old man named Lerun Hussain is accused of robbing vital protective equipment from King's College Hospital in London.
Coronavirus: Days after being discharged from hospital, ‘Baby doll’ singer Kanika Kapoor to be questioned by UP police
A case was booked against the singer for hiding her travel history and attending lavish parties after returning from London. She was charged under IPC Section 269 [negligent act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life] and Section 270 [malignant act likely to spread infection of disease dangerous to life].
5 point agenda suggested by Sonia Gandhi, President of Congress, to fight Coronavirus: Juvenile, disconnected and petty
Amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, Sonia Gandhi the President of Congress party suggested a 5 point plan to the Prime Minister of India
Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj govt seals Bhopal, Indore and Ujjain over coronavirus cases spike, ESMA invoked to ensure supply of essential items
According to the state health department, Indore has reported 173 positive cases of coronavirus, the maximum in the state
The Delhi government sealed 20 'hotspots' where the cases of coronavirus are found the most in order to curb the epidemic.
Gujarat cities with live coronavirus patients pinned on Google Maps will show you how close the virus is
Gujarat administration ups its ante, takes help of technology to tackle coronavirus
Coronavirus: Members associated with Shura faction of Tablighi Jamaat found in Ahmedabad, to undergo medical check-up
The Shura faction of the Tablighi Jamaat broke away from Maulana Saad's Jamaat in 2016 because of his 'autocratic ways'.
Odisha becomes the first state to extend Coronavirus Lockdown till April 30, schools to remain closed till June 17
Odisha had also announced a curfew-like shutdown in Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Bhadrak on April 4
FIR against Vlogger Maridhas in Melapalayam, den of Islamists, for analysing role of Tablighi Jamaat in spread of Coronavirus
Maridhas has been a persistent thorn for DMK and now, there is an FIR against him for criticising Tablighi Jamaat and its role in spread of Coronavirus
Despite rising coronavirus cases and economic devastation, Pakistan boycotts key SAARC trade meet because India led it
In the virtual conference, the trade officials broadly agreed to identify new ways to "sustain and expand" the intra-regional trade to offset the huge economic cost of the coronavirus pandemic. The terrorist country Pakistan chickened out from the meeting after it was revealed that India was spearheading the meeting.
20 hotspots identified and sealed off in Delhi, first positive coronavirus case reported in Lutyen’s area, masks mandatory
Masks have been made compulsory for anyone venturing out
Corona Yoddha: From red light areas to Burma border, 2.10 lakh Sewa Bharati volunteers lend a helping hand to people amid the coronavirus crisis
Founded in 1989, this RSS offshoot works exclusively among the poor and vulnerable.
Locals in Kashmir defy coronavirus lockdown to attend funeral of slain Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist, FIR registered
The police said that the legal heirs of the slain terrorist had given in writing that they will adhere to social distancing when the body was handed over to them after completing medico-legal formalities.