Friday, Sep 30, 2022

Zakia Jafri case


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.

SC dismisses Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Narendra Modi in 2002 riots case: A timeline of how it played out

June 24, 2022 2:44 pm

Ehsan Jafri, a former MP, was among 68 killed at Gulberg Society in Ahmedabad on February 28, 2002, a day after a coach of the Sabarmati Express was burnt at Godhra, killing 59 people and triggering riots in the state.

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.

SIT in 2002 riots itself should be probed, Zakia Jafri tells SC

November 12, 2021 2:20 am

Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, who appeared for Zakia Jafri, said: “there was to be an investigation.... If there is no investigation, what was the purpose of the Supreme Court constituting the SIT?”

Bombay HC grants interim bail to Teesta, husband

January 11, 2014 4:52 am

Setalvad also contended that this was the fifth case registered against her in Gujarat because of her support to the riots victims.

Ex-DGP Sreekumar's security cover lifted

September 28, 2013 4:11 am

Incidentally,Sreekumar’s security was withdrawn on September 24,although he was officially informed only on September 26.

BJP backs Modi,rejects amicus report

May 08, 2012 3:54 am

Backing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi,the BJP rejected the amicus curiae report on Zakia Jafri case saying that law is guided by evidence and due process and not the opinion of a lawyer

No caps,no boring speeches: Narendra Modi office issues his fast do’s & don’ts

November 03, 2011 3:07 am

Move to ensure embarrassing incidents like CM having to reject skull cap,kaffiyeh are not repeated.

No caps,no boring speeches: Modi office issues his fast do’s & don’ts

November 03, 2011 2:23 am

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi’s office has issued a long list of do’s and don’ts to ensure that embarrassing incidents like the chief minister having to reject a skull cap and a kaffiyeh offered by two Muslim men on two recent occasions are not repeated.