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Former vice president Hamid Ansari questions administartion failure during 2002 Gujarat riots

Ansari said Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah’s (retd) book is silent about the role of the political leadership in Gujarat.


SC stops monitoring Gujarat riot cases, directs SIT to take them to logical end

The petition had led to the 2008 order directing the formation of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe nine major post-Godhra riot cases under the Supreme Court’s close supervision and monitoring.

Talala violence: Two more tribals held for clash with Ahirs

With this, the number of arrests in five different cases of violence and rioting has gone up to 51.

Gulberg Society verdict: 24 convicted, BJP leader Bipin Patel acquitted along with 35 others

The trial in the Gulberg Society massacre case has seen several ups and downs.

Gulberg Society verdict: Ehsan Jafri's wife says 'only half justice delivered'

Zakia Jafri, wife of slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, said she will appeal against the Gulberg Society verdict in higher courts.


‘Secular parties fail as their secularism is event-based’

The event became controversial as its organiser, Socialist Yuvjan Sabha, recently received a threat that it would have to face serious consequences if it went ahead with the function.

Congress didn’t let Sonia meet Zakia Jafri after riots: 2002 ‘whistleblower’

The chief of the Gujarat Intelligence Bureau in April-September 2002, Sreekumar accuses the Congress-led UPA as well of betraying the expectations of riot victims regarding justice.

Attempts being made to create conditions like 2002: Azam Khan

Khan asked the saffron outfits as to why they have not disclosed the details of the donations collected in the name of Ram Mandir.

Supreme Court quashes Sanjiv Bhatt's plea, says attempt to influence court through politics and activism

The court rejected sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt’s plea to investigate BJP president Amit Shah’s role for allegedly trying to scuttle probe into cases of encounter killings.

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

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