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Gulberg society case: HC admits appeals of 16 convicts

The Gujarat High Court today admitted for final hearing the appeals filed by 16 of the 24 convicts in the 2002 Gulberg society riot case.

Gulberg mob frenzy started in the morning, no trace of Jafri firing

Special SIT court judge PB Desai's verdict in the Gulberg Society massacre states that the mob of thousands which killed 69 people would not have attacked the residents had former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri not fired at them from his private revolver, but witnesses and police records have said the killing spree started in the colony right in the morning and the firing could have happened only in the afternoon.

2002 Gulberg Society massacre: Kin contest court order that Jafri's firing provoked mob

2002 Gulberg Society massacre: Kin contest court order that Jafri's firing provoked mob

Kin of the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre victims and eye-witnesses on Saturday contested a special court's conclusion that firing by former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri acted as a catalyst for mob fury.

Life sentence should have been given to all convicts: Zakia Jafri

Zakia, the wife of the former MP, clearly expressed her "dissatisfaction" with the verdict saying that she had seen the violent crime.

Gulberg Society massacre: Quantum of sentence for 24 convicts to be announced today

Gulberg Society massacre: Quantum of sentence for 24 convicts to be announced today

The Gulberg Society massacre is one of the nine cases of the 2002 Gujarat violence probed by the Supreme Court-appointed SIT. 

Gulberg Society case: Quantum of sentence for convicts on June 17

Gulberg Society case: Quantum of sentence for convicts on June 17

The Gulberg Society massacre in Ahmedabad on February 28, 2002, when Narendra Modi was Gujarat's Chief Minister, shook the nation.

Gulberg massacre: Defence seeks minimum punishment as court defers judgement to Friday

Gulberg massacre: Defence seeks minimum punishment as court defers judgement to Friday

Sixty-nine people were killed in the Gulberg Society massacre in the heart of Ahmedabad in 2002 riots. 

Gulberg society massacre: Quantum of punishment likely today

Gulberg society massacre: Quantum of punishment likely today

A mob of 400 people attacked the Gulberg society in the heart of Ahmedabad and killed the residents on February 27, 2002.

Gulberg Society massacre: Quantum of sentence likely on Thursday

Gulberg Society massacre: Quantum of sentence likely on Thursday

A mob of 400 people attacked the Gulberg society in the heart of Ahmedabad and killed the residents during Gujarat riots.

Gulberg verdict triggers war of words between BJP, Congress

The verdict in Gulberg Society riot case on Thursday sparked a war of words between BJP and Congress in Gujarat with the ruling party terming the judgement as a "clean chit" to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Opposition accusing the then state government of "inciting" people to kill minority community members during the riots.

Gulberg Society verdict only half justice, says Congress

The Congress too on Thursday sought to echo its former MP Ehsan Jafri's widow Zakia Jafri's description of a Gujarat court verdict in the Gulberg Housing Society massacre in Ahmedabad as "half justice" to the victims.

24 held guilty, 36 freed in Gulberg society massacre, conspiracy charges against all dropped; Zakia ​Jafri calls it 'half justice'

24 held guilty, 36 freed in Gulberg society massacre, conspiracy charges against all dropped; Zakia ​Jafri calls it 'half justice'

Fourteen years after an armed mob set ablaze the Gulberg Housing Society, massacring 69 people a special Gujarat court on Thursday convicted 24 people but rejected the serious prosecution charge of conspiracy.

Gulberg Society massacre: Court to pronounce verdict today

Gulberg Society massacre: Court to pronounce verdict today

The Gulberg Society was attacked a day after Coach S-6 of the Sabarmati Express train was torched in Godhra on February 27, 2002.

'Sonia Gandhi had met Zakia Jafri after Gulbarg incident'

The son of Ehsan Jafri, who was killed in the Gulbarg society violence, has refuted the claim by former Gujarat DGP RB Sreekumar Sonia Gandhi had not met the MP's widow.

Hearing on Jafri's petition on Gujarat riots conspiracy starts

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday began the hearing on the petition filed by Zakia Jafri against a lower court's order upholding the clean chit given by Special Investigation Team to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and others with regard to the 2002 riots.

Gulberg Society case: Two accused want to undergo narco test

Two accused in the 2002 Gulberg Society riot case on Thursday filed an application before the special trial court here, seeking to undergo narco-analysis and brain-mapping tests to prove their innocence.

Ahmedabad court rejects plea to make four ex-cops accused in Gulberg Society case

Ahmedabad court rejects plea to make four ex-cops accused in Gulberg Society case

A special court in Ahmedabad has rejected a plea made by survivors of the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre to declare four former police officers accused for alleged negligence in duty.

Gujarat HC adjourns hearing on Jafri's widow Zakia plea

The Gujarat High Court adjourned hearing on a plea filed by slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri's wife Zakia Jafri to sort out some discrepancies in the translation of documents submitted by Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the 2002 riots case.

Gujarat HC reserves order on Setalwad's anticipatory bail plea

The Gujarat High Court on Friday reserved its order after conclusion of the hearing on the anticipatory bail petitions of social activists Teesta Setalwad, her husband Javed Anand and others in a case related to alleged embezzlement of funds.

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.