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2002 Godhra riots


Godhra riots plea: Nobody raised questions before, Setalvad driving plea, SIT tells SC

December 10, 2021 6:27 am

🔴 Rohatgi said that the SIT had given one report in 2010 concluding that there was no cognisable material.

Didn’t cite 2002 riots larger conspiracy while deposing in Gulberg case since only was witness: Zakia to SC

December 09, 2021 7:29 am

🔴 Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, who appeared for Jafri, told a bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar that being a prosecution witness, she had to confine her statements to what she knew about the particular case.

Probe didn't record Army officer's statement: Zakia counsel to SC

November 24, 2021 8:34 am

Jafri has also appealed against Gujarat High Court's order upholding the decision of the Ahmedabad Metropolitan Magistrate court to accept the closure report which gave a clean chit to the then chief minister Narendra Modi and others in the riot-related cases.

Zakia lawyer says 'glaring' proof of collaboration, SC points to charges filed by SIT

November 16, 2021 8:44 pm

The bench is hearing Jafri's appeal against the Gujarat HC order upholding the Metropolitan Magistrate court's decision to accept the SIT's closure report, which gave clean chit to then Gujarat CM Narendra Modi and others in riots-related cases.

On bail for spiritual work, convicts of post-Godhra riot case reach MP

February 12, 2020 2:17 am

On March 1, 2002, 23 people were burnt alive in Ode village of Gujarat's Anand district, two days after the Godhra train carnage.

Nanavati Commission report tabled in Assembly: ‘Mistrust grew due to history of communal violence since 1714’

December 13, 2019 5:08 am

The two historic cities of Gujarat - Ahmedabad and Vadodara - faced the worst violence during the 2002 riots, with a total of 442 and 49 people getting killed respectively over a span of three months.

Explained: What the Nanavati Commission says about Modi, IPS officers and NGOs

December 12, 2019 11:31 am

The report has also cleared Narendra Modi of the charges of "tampering with evidence" when he visited the burnt S-6 coach of the Sabarmati Express train on February 27, 2002, the day when 58 passengers, mostly kar sevaks returning from Ayodhya, were burnt alive in it.

Top news today evening: Chandrayaan-2’s Moon landing tonight, another IAS officer quits and many more

September 06, 2019 6:47 pm

Another IAS officer quits, says fundamental building blocks of democracy being compromised; off-duty pilot comes to rescue of delayed flight, hailed as a ‘legend’: Here are the top stories of the evening today.

2002 Godhra riots: Gujarat govt to table final report in Assembly

September 06, 2019 3:11 pm

The final report was handed over by the commission, to the then chief minister Anandiben Patel on November 2014, months after Narendra Modi was elected as prime minister that year.

Bilkis Bano case: IPS officer sacked a day before retirement

June 07, 2019 4:06 pm

The 60-year-old officer, who was to retire on May 31, was serving as Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic) with the Ahmedabad police when his dismissal order came, said M R Soni, Deputy Secretary (Inquiry), Gujarat Home Department.