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Godhra Riots: Epicentre 2002

Godhra Riots: Epicentre 2002

59 passengers were killed in the S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express on February 27, 2002. In the riots that followed, nearly 1,200 people were killed.

Prantij killings: Case rare, foreign  diplomats deposed as witnesses

Prantij killings: Case rare, foreign diplomats deposed as witnesses

The case also assumes importance because, the reference to the case was made before Narendra Modi twice by the British authorities.

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Sources said at a day-long meeting of the AAP two days ago, discussions were held on which MLAs could be accommodated in these government bodies.

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Social activist Govind Pansare was shot dead in Kolhapur earlier this month.

Kataria is the second top BJP politician after party president Amit Shah who was chargesheeted by CBI.

It has proposed a reduction of about 8 percent in the approved tariff for consumers using more than 300 and 500 units.

In August last year, corporation had informed court that population of stray dogs in city was around 8,700.

The Archbishop of Kolkata, Thomas D’Souza, said he was in talks with several organisations so that a protest rally can be held soon against Bhagwat’s remarks.

The state’s growth rate for this fiscal has been estimated at five per cent, while the national average was 4.7 per cent.

Speaker asserts dominance, members take oath in Bhojpuri to Sanskrit.

Stages walkout citing govt inaction in containing disease.

The matter was raised during the Question Hour by Congress member Anugrah Narain Singh.

For routine autopsies, investigating officers can directly approach hospitals.

Three of BJP would have to stand up for their place as the opposition.

Charan Singh, 40, was operating in Rajender Park area of city from his counter in Radha Krishan Hospital.

The new guidelines have brought in 122 more private hospitals which can treat H1N1 cases.

The daily challenges the much praised or much maligned city police face.

'They must appoint officer who can work on their behalf for various follow-ups.'

No more suicide attempts by patients since hospital hired counsellors and psychiatrists in Nov last year.

Won’t allow an inch of Aarey Colony land for commercial development, says Khadse

The fourth video, recorded as fresh evidence, was found on the same phone.

Delhi Police team had detained Panja shortly after he arrived at the Kolkata airport from Bangladesh.

Son of a businessman originally from Bihar, Haque got attracted to RSS after Modi government came to power.

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