Wednesday, June 8 2022

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In response to this affront, the hearts of Muslims all over the world are bleeding and are filled with feelings of revenge and retribution.

That’s part of a statement released by Al Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS)—in threatening consequences for Nupur Sharma’s demeaning comments about the Prophet Muhammad. Meanwhile, Sharma has been given police protection in Delhi after she complained of receiving death threats—and has also been summoned for questioning by the Mumbai police in connection to a complaint filed regarding her remarks.

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Big Story

The politics of gang rape: A Hyderabad horror story

The TLDR: A 17-year-old was gang-raped by a group of school boys inside a Mercedes Benz in the upmarket neighborhood of Jubilee Hills in Hyderabad. The case has turned into a political horror show—thanks to the involvement of an MLA’s son.

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In today’s edition

Headlines That Matter

  • An important electoral bonds investigation
  • World Bank prediction for global economy
  • The world's most valuable football player
  • A big national security trial in HK
  • New rules for top military post
  • Paramount sued over ‘Top Gun’
  • The origins of the domestic chicken
  • Uber’s excellent India report


Sanity Break

  • The teaser trailer for Neil Gaiman’s ‘Sandman’


A list of curious facts

  • Meet Kyra, India’s first ‘virtual influencer'
  • Say hello to hybrid bear babies called ‘pizzlies’ or ‘grolars’
  • The latest form of yoga: infrared hot yoga
  • Vinyl records account for most US sales of Harry Styles’ new album


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