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Bulli Bai: Sulli Deals 2.0? All You Need To Know About The Online 'Auction' Of Muslim Women

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The IT Ministry is looking into the issue of the online 'auction' of 100 Muslim women whose photos were shared on an app called 'Bulli Deals' on Github.

Bangladesh Police Arrests Key Suspect Behind Recent Communal Violence

Oct 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The suspect Iqbal Hossain was arrested from Bangladesh’s Cox Bazar along sea beach area on Thursday night by the police.

Bangladesh Should Formally Announce They Want Hindus Out: Dhaka ISKCON Spokesperson

In a telephonic interview with Outlook, an ISKCON spokesperson from Dhaka said Bangladesh should formally deport all Hindus to India under supervision of the global community.

Handling Communal Violence: The Bangladesh Way

Oct 20, 2021 Seema Guha

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina recalled that Hindus had fought shoulder to shoulder with their Muslim brothers during the war of liberation and had equal rights in Bangladesh.

Bangladesh Durga Puja Violence: Mobs Torch 20 Homes Of Hindus, Damage Over 60 Houses

A mob of over 100 people ran amock in a village in Rangpur district’s Pirganj Upazila in Bangladesh on Sunday night after tensions following an allegedly blasphemous social media post.

17 October, 2021

Bangladesh: Muslims, Hindus Protest Amid Religious Unrest

Deutsche Welle

Officials said Saturday that two Hindu men were killed in the latest spate of communal violence, taking the death toll to six.

12 August, 2021

Communal Slogans At Jantar Mantar: Raids To Arrest Hindu Raksha Dal Leaders

Outlook Web Bureau

The raids are being conducted in the national capital and neighbouring states.

10 August, 2021

Communal Slogans In Delhi: Minorities Commission Asks Police Chief What Action Was Taken

Outlook Web Desk

The move comes following outrage after videos of incendiary slogans that were allegedly raised at an event organised by Supreme Court lawyer and former Delhi BJP spokesperson Ashwini Upadhyay went viral on social media.

15 June, 2021

'True Devotees Of Lord Ram Can’t Commit Such An Act': Rahul On Attack On Ghaziabad Muslim Man

Outlook Web Bureau

A Muslim man was attacked in Ghaziabad and had his beard chopped off by a group of men, who had forced him to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogans

11 April, 2021

Communal Violence Breaks Out In Rajasthan; Curfew Imposed, Internet Suspended

Outlook Web Bureau

Communal violence broke out in Baran district following the stabbing of two youths, forcing authorities to clamp curfew and suspend internet.

17 January, 2021

Bhopal: Fearing Communal Violence, Authorities Impose Curfew In Parts Of City

Outlook Web Bureau

Curfew has been imposed in Bhopal’s Hanumanganj, Tila Jamalpura and Gautam Nagar police station areas


22 December, 2020

Delhi Riots: Ex-Councillor Ishrat Jahan In 'Utter Fear'; Beaten, Harassed By Jail Inmates


Almost all the accused of Delhi riots are facing discrimination in jail, either by authorities or inmates, Jahan's advocate said in court

13 November, 2020

Court Seeks Report From Police On Plea For FIR Against BJP MLA


Complainant alleges that despite approaching police authorities multiple times, no action was taken based on his FIR.

30 October, 2020

Govt Will Not Withdraw Forces From Assam Border Until Normalcy: Mizoram Minister


Home minister's assertion came a day after Assam's Cachar district administration asked the Mizoram government to withdraw its forces from the border areas.

14 September, 2020

Delhi Riots 2020: Filmmakers Rahul Roy and Saba Dewan receive Delhi Police Summons


Delhi Police’s Special Cell summons Rahul Roy and Saba Dewan for questioning.

29 August, 2020

Sweden's Malmo City Sees Riots After Quran Burning By Far-right Activists

Associated Press (AP)

The violence followed the burning of a Quran on Friday afternoon near a predominantly migrant neighbourhood, that was carried out by far-right activists and filmed and posted online.

12 August, 2020

Congress MLA, Whose House Was Burnt In Bengaluru Violence, Seeks Police Protection

Outlook Web Bureau

A mob armed with machetes and rods stormed the Congress MLA's house, doused petrol and set things on fire besides looting ornaments and sarees,


12 August, 2020

3 Killed In Police Firing After Violence Erupts In Bengaluru Over Facebook Post, Over 100 Arrested

Outlook Web Bureau

Police said they have arrested the person who had posted the derogatory post on Facebook that sparked violent protests In Bengaluru.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz