Intolerance being encouraged in India; President has spoken but PM silent: Sonia Gandhi

Intolerance being encouraged in India; President has spoken but PM silent: Sonia Gandhi

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, vice president Rahul Gandhi and other party leaders on Tuesday marched from Parliament House to Rashtrapati Bhavan.

PM Modi's 'short sightedness' will destroy his own govt: Congress

The Congress on Tuesday said their march to the Rashtrapati Bhawan was an attempt on their behalf to show the nation who was behind the stoking of communal flames, and warned Prime Minister Narendra Modi that his 'silence' was encouraging communal tendencies in the nation.

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul to lead Congress march against intolerance today

Sonia Gandhi, Rahul to lead Congress march against intolerance today

Congress chief Sonia Gandhi will request President Pranab Mukherjee to invoke his constitutional powers to stem the "atmosphere of intolerance" across the country.

Gulberg case judge visits crime scene

Sessions Judge P B Desai, who is conducting trial in the 2002 Gulberg Society riots case, on Monday visited the society in Meghaninagar area here, where 69 persons of the minority community, including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, were killed by a mob.

SIT lawyer defends closure report on Zakia Jafri's complaint

The lawyer of the Supreme Court- appointed special investigation team on Wednesday defended in the Gujarat High Court its closure report regarding the 2002 riots whjch gives a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others.

Teesta's fund embezzlement case: SC to hear plea in July

The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to hear in July the anticipatory bail plea of Teesta Setalvad and her husband in the case of alleged embezzlement of funds for a museum at Ahmedabad's Gulbarg Society that was devastated in the 2002 riots.

2002 riots: Cannot prosecute IPS officer for missing CD, SIT tells court

The Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday said the former IPS officer Rahul Sharma, accused of misplacing a CD containing important data related to the 2002 post-Godhra riots, had not committed any "cognisable offence".

Kodnani was present at Patiya massacre scene: SIT tells HC

Former Gujarat Minister Mayaben Kodnani was present at the Naroda Patiya riot-affected area, where 97 people were killed in the year 2002, the Supreme Court-appointed SIT's lawyer told the court here on Tuesday on the basis of testimonies of three witnesses in the case.

2002 riots: Nanavati panel report not tabled before assembly

The Gujarat Assembly's budget session ended here on Tuesday but findings of the '2002 riot probe panel' were not tabled though it was submitted four months ago.

Gulberg case: Court seeks documents on role of 4 IPS officers

A court conducting the trial in the Gulberg Society riot case here on Thursday ordered the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to provide documents relating to the roles of four retired IPS officers from its closure report.

SIT submits in court Gulberg Society massacre case documents

The Supreme Court-appointed special investigation team on Tuesday submitted documents related to the Gulberg Society massacre case of 2002 riots in the special trial court here.

Nanavati panel submits final report on Gujarat riots to CM Patel

After 12 years since its formation and 24 extensions, the Justice Nanavati Commission on Tuesday submitted its second and final report on the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat, in which more than 1000 people, mostly from a minority community were killed, to Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.

Congress takes a dig at PM Modi unveiling Mahatma Gandhi statue in Brisbane

The Congress on Sunday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiling a statue of Mahatama Gandhi in Brisbane, Australia.

SC to consider vacating order in Gujarat riots case

The Supreme Court Tuesday said it would consider lifting order staying the pronouncment of judgement by the trial court in one of the 2002 riot cases in Gujarat in which three British nationals were killed by a mob after knowing that they belonged to a particular community.

Will go to Varanasi to oppose Modi: Puri Shankaracharya

Puri Shankaracharya Swami Adhokshjanand Devtirath today said that he would go to Varanasi to ask religious leaders to oppose Narendra Modi, whom he held responsible for the 2002 riots in Gujarat.

Vajpayee wanted Modi removed as chief minister: Congress

In a fresh salvo against BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress Friday said former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted him "removed" as the Gujarat chief minister following the 2002 riots.

Muslims can never trust Modi: Peace Party

Peace Party President Dr Ayub on Thursday attacked BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying Muslims of the country were afraid of him ever since the post Godhra riots in 2002.

Modi carries stigma of communal bias, says Omar

Omar Abdullah said BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Modi was devoid of having equal concern for all sections of the society and carried stigma of communal bias.

Narendra Modi no longer wanted to be Gujarat CM after 2002 riots: Book

Narendra Modi says that he was "sad" about the 2002 Gujarat riots but has no guilt, and that no court has "come even close to establishing" it.

2002 riots: Hearing on Zakia`s plea on clean chit to Modi adjourned

Gujarat HC on Thursday adjourned the hearing on a plea filed by Zakia Jafri, challenging a Court order upholding SIT`s clean chit to Narendra Modi and others in the 2002 riots.