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Apr 10, 2020
Coronavirus Outbreak: Hatred unleashed by debate around Tablighi Jamaat could prove pandemic’s most toxic legacyThe host of the religious congregation that has proved the largest single source of coronavirus infections in India, the Tablighi Jamaat, is being cast by propagandists as the vanguard of an Islamic conspiracy to inflict mass death
Mar 15, 2019
New Zealand mosque terror attacks: Nations must address new face of radicalism before it's too lateNew Zealand mosque terror attacks are not the first time white supremacists have struck; describing white terrorists as a handful of misguided youths and sons of teachers and truck drivers with guns underplays the danger
Feb 26, 2018
Islamist militants to apologise to victims of Indonesia attacks in bid to combat radicalism, foster reconciliationAbout 120 reformed Islamist militants will apologise to dozens of victims including survivors of the 2002 Bali bombings and the 2004 bombing of the Australian Embassy in Jakarta in an attempt to combat radicalism and foster reconciliation
Jun 23, 2017
DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Incident echoes Kashmir's history, loss of Sufism in ValleyAyub Pandith's lynching in Jammu and Kashmir's Downtown Srinagar presents a contrast to the Sufi sentiments of Kashmiris while reminding one of past incidents like the 1931 uprising and the rise of militancy in the late 1980s
May 15, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Split between Hurriyat and Hizbul Mujahideen calls for caution to restore peace in ValleyThe split between Hurriyat and militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen has emerged on account of the former’s viewpoint on the Kashmir issue being "political" rather than "religious". This accords scrutiny to the substantial standpoint that the Kashmir unrest is not just a law and order problem.
May 02, 2017
Narendra Modi govt must act cautiously in dealing with Turkey's Erdogan, not fuel a radical Islamist fireGiven Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his party's inclination towards a radical Islamist world and the establishment of an Islamic caliphate, the Narendra Modi government must act cautiously in its bid to enhance ties with the political Islamist regime of the present-day Turkey
Dec 06, 2016
Battling radicalism with Sufism: Is Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind using Ajmer Sharif for political gains?While at one end the Jamiat-Ulama-i-Hind is using Sufism to appeal to the liberal Muslims in India, its rejection to identify it as a part of Islam shows its dual political stand, which also spans across issues like Triple Talaq and uniform civil code
Jul 02, 2016
Dhaka attack: Bangladesh extremism is result of Islamic State, local cellsTerrorism in Dhaka, is perhaps both homegrown and externally influenced (by Islamic State of Al-Qaeda), and the state has to address the problem of radicalisation.
Jun 02, 2016
China defends crackdown against Islamic militants, calls it a 'just act'China on Thursday said it will not allow any foreign organisation or individual to interfere in its religious affairs as it defended the crackdown against Islamic militants in Xinjiang province, bordering countries like Pakistan, as a "just act" to safeguard its fundamental interests.
Mar 19, 2016
World Sufi Forum: Islam originally was a radical inter-faith movement, says Kabir HelminskiKabir Edmund Helminski is the director of the Threshold Society and was present at the World Sufi Forum. He spoke to Firstpost about his journey from being a Catholic to a follower of Sufism and Islam.