2002 Godhra riots

Gujarat govt will not pay for shrines' restoration damaged in 2002 Godhra riots, rules SC

Gujarat govt will not pay for shrines' restoration damaged in 2002 Godhra riots, rules SC

In a relief to the Gujarat government, the Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside the High Court order asking the state government to restore the religious structures damaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

Aug 29, 2017, 11:40 AM IST
Gujarat riots accused to be extradited from UK today – Know about Samir Vinubhai Patel

Gujarat riots accused to be extradited from UK today – Know about Samir Vinubhai Patel

The extradition of Samir Vinubhai Patel from the United Kingdom is the first such case after the signing of the treaty between India and UK in 1992. 

Oct 18, 2016, 04:22 AM IST

Sanjiv Bhatt, who took on Gujarat govt over 2002 riots, seen in controversial video?

Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who has locked horns with Gujarat government over 2002 riots, has been served with a showcause notice on the basis of a video clip to explain his alleged "illicit relationship" with an unknown woman, a charge denied by him.

Aug 18, 2015, 10:58 AM IST

Gujarat riots: SIT opposes Jafri's demand for further probe

The special investigation team (SIT) on Thursday opposed in the Gujarat High Court the demand by Zakia Jafri for further investigation against the agency's closure report on her complaint regarding the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

Aug 13, 2015, 21:08 PM IST

Teesta Setalvad moves HC for de-freezing bank accounts

Social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand have approached the Gujarat High Court for de-freezing the bank accounts of their two NGOs - Sabrang trust and Citizens for Justice and Peace.

Jun 27, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Godhra carnage convict on the run arrested

A convict in the 2002 Godhra riots, who was on the run since November last year, has been arrested by Bharuch police.

Feb 06, 2015, 16:59 PM IST

Rahul Sharma, who took on Gujarat govt on 2002 riots, seeks retirement

IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who had openly taken on Gujarat government over the 2002 Godhra riots, has sought early retirement citing personal reasons.

Nov 21, 2014, 15:30 PM IST

2002 Godhra riots: PM Modi gets clean chit from Nanavati panel

Justice Nanavati Commission, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, on Tuesday submitted its final report to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel clearing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of

Nov 18, 2014, 17:47 PM IST

Sanjiv Bhatt alleges `obfuscation` by state in providing records

Suspended IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt on Friday alleged that Gujarat government, with the indulgence of Justice G T Nanavati inquiry commission, resorted to obfuscation in the matter of providing him with intelligence records related to 2002 riots.

Jun 28, 2014, 01:25 AM IST

Former Gujarat DGP writes to PM, seeks 2002 riot records

Former Gujarat DGP R B Sreekumar on Wednesday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, seeking his direction to Ministries of Defence and Home to submit records in their possession related to 2002 communal riots to the SIT and Nanavati Commission.

Mar 12, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

SC never asked us to probe conspiracy behind 2002 riots: SIT

The Supreme Court, while constituting the Special Investigation team (SIT) for post- Godhra riot cases, never ordered it to probe the "larger conspiracy" behind the 2002 communal violence in Gujarat.

Sep 02, 2013, 22:53 PM IST

All life forms worshipped in India: Narendra Modi on `puppy` remark

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has defended his `puppy` remarks, made during an interview with a news agency while talking about the 2002 post Godhra riots.

Jul 13, 2013, 11:01 AM IST

Narendra Modi doesn`t have the heart of a true Hindu: Sibal

Accusing Gujarat CM of not taking adequate measures to prevent 2002 riots in state, Law Minister Kapil Sibal said "Narendra Modi does not have the heart of a true Hindu" by refusing to apologise.

Jul 12, 2013, 21:34 PM IST

Zakia Jafri`s complaint contains all irrelevant things: SIT

Lawyer defending SC-appointed SIT, which gave clean chit to Gujarat CM Narendra Modi in 2002 post-Godhra riots on Zakia Jafri`s complaint said "her complaint contains nothing but irrelevant things".

Apr 26, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

SC allows ex-MP`s widow to file new plea in Gulberg case

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled out that Zakia Jafri, widow of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim, would be entitled for entire SIT report barring comments of its chief.

Feb 07, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

Godhra: SC denies Guj govt plea over shrine damage

The SC has refused to entertain the Modi government`s plea for staying the Guj HC`s February 8 order to pay compensation to over 500 shrines damaged during Godhra riots.

Jul 03, 2012, 19:13 PM IST

Modi took all steps to control Gujarat riots: SIT

The Supreme Court-appointed SIT questioned the motive behind filing a complaint against him by a riot victim four years after the communal violence.

May 10, 2012, 22:04 PM IST

Zakia files fresh plea seeking SIT report

Zakia Jaffery, widow of former MP Ehsan Jaffery, filed a fresh application in a local court seeking of Special Investigation Team on her complaint against Gujarat CM Narendra Modi.

Mar 15, 2012, 09:09 AM IST

Trial Judge walks every lane in Naroda Patiya

The Judge hearing the case of
2002 post-Godhra riots in Naroda Patiya walked every lane in the area mentioned in
the case papers.

Jan 30, 2012, 21:22 PM IST