Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

gujarat riots


Your Daily Wrap: SC refuses permission for Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at Idgah maidan, Jharkhand MLAs fly to Raipur; and more

August 30, 2022 9:56 pm

From the Supreme Court refusing permission for Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations at Idagh maidan to MLAs of the ruling coalition in Jharkhand shifting to Raipur, here are the top stories of today.

Gujarat riots cases: Supreme Court disposes of all pending pleas seeking intervention, says they have become ‘infructuous’

August 31, 2022 5:48 am

A three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice of India U U Lalit noted that the prayer in the main plea was to transfer the investigation to the CBI, which was denied by the high court.

Vibhuti Narain Rai writes: Leaders should also bear responsibility for administrative lapses

July 26, 2022 8:49 am

Vibhuti Narain Rai writes: We must remember what then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was trying to remind the nation of when he mentioned ‘raj dharma’ and, more importantly, to whom. We must remember that the world’s opinion matters in these globalised times

In SIT probing ex-DGP, Teesta, officers who probed 2002 riots, fought land mafia, served in ATS

June 30, 2022 9:08 am

Deepan Bhadran is the head of the a special investigative team that probe charges of criminal conspiracy and forgery against former DGP R B Sreekumar, activist Teesta Setalvad and ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt.

SC dismisses Zakia Jafri plea: ‘Disappointed with verdict… will decide on future course after returning from Mecca’, says Zakia son

June 25, 2022 7:36 am

Tanveer Jafri, who resides in Surat, said he was handling the legal battle as his 82-year old mother had a hearing problem and could not stand or walk for extended periods.

From CUET PG application deadline extension, state board results to changes in NCERT books and more: Top education news this week

June 19, 2022 8:00 pm

The Ministry of Education announced that it will start a special programme through the National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) to support the ‘Agnipath’ scheme of soldier recruitment announced by the Centre. The Uttar Pradesh State Board of High School and Intermediate Class 10 and 12 results were declared.

NCERT drops content on Gujarat riots from Class 12 textbook

July 10, 2022 5:47 pm

According to a note on the rationalised content released by the NCERT on Thursday, pages 187-189 on Gujarat riots are among the removals from the book. The pages also carry an image of the front page of The Indian Express dated March 1, 2002.

CBSE's response to its own exam question on Gujarat 2002 undermines its integrity and autonomy

December 03, 2021 7:47 am

By withdrawing a question from a paper, a question about a scar the nation has endured, the CBSE undermines its integrity and autonomy. It must dump its idea of penalising the person/s who set the question paper.

Gujarat riots: Probed all facts, says SIT as it denies Zakia Jafri charges

October 28, 2021 4:28 am

“We will show you that we have faithfully investigated everything,” Senior Advocate Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for the SIT, told a bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar.

2002 riots: SC asks Gujarat to give compensation, job & accommodation to Bilkis Bano

September 30, 2019 2:02 pm

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the Gujarat government as to why it has not given the compensation, job and accommodation to Bilkis despite the apex court's April 23 order.


Post-Godhra riots: A village's untold stories of grief and agony

February 17, 2015 1:55 pm

Sesan Nava village in Deodar taluka is home to over 1,000 Muslims who migrated from Balochistan several generations ago.