Gulberg society

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.

Oct 04, 2016, 23:47 PM IST
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.

Jun 13, 2016, 13:22 PM IST
Gulberg society massacre: Verdict out - Ahmedabad court convicts 24, acquits 36; Zakia Jafri to appeal against judgment

Gulberg society massacre: Verdict out - Ahmedabad court convicts 24, acquits 36; Zakia Jafri to appeal against judgment

Former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri's widow Zakia has said that it's sad that 36 have been let off.

Jun 02, 2016, 11:57 AM IST
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.

Jun 02, 2016, 05:13 AM IST

Embezzlement case: Court allows three more charges against Teesta Setalwad

A magistrate's court here on Monday allowed police to add charges under three forgery-related sections of IPC to the complaint against social activist Teesta Setalwad and her husband Javed Anand in the Gulberg Society fund embezzlement case.

Aug 10, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Gujarat Police opposes Teesta ​Setalvad's plea to de-freeze bank accounts

The city police, probing the alleged Gulberg Society fund misuse case, on Tuesday opposed the pleas filed by social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand in the Gujarat High Court to de-freeze their and their two NGOs' bank accounts.

Aug 05, 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

CBI probe against Teesta Setalvad's firm likely

The government may ask CBI to probe alleged transfer of funds by the Ford Foundation to activist Teesta Setalvad's Sabrang Communication and Publishing Pvt Limited (SCPPL).

Jun 25, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

Teesta Setalvad used funds to spread communal discord, alleges Rajni Patel

Gujarat Minister of State for Home Rajni Patel on Wednesday accused Teesta Setalvad of misusing funds given to her NGO by the US-based Ford Foundation and said a report of the same has been sent to the Central government.

Apr 15, 2015, 15:22 PM IST

Gulberg: 'Mob carried out massacre as top cops delayed response'

 Top police officials deliberately did not react in time to rein in a mob that went on the rampage and killed 69 people of the minority community at Gulberg Society during the 2002 riots, a special court here was told today.

Mar 26, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Gujarat High Court 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.

Mar 09, 2015, 22:06 PM IST
Teesta Setalvad denied anticipatory bail in fraud case, SC stays arrest till Friday

Teesta Setalvad denied anticipatory bail in fraud case, SC stays arrest till Friday

The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed the arrest of social activist Teesta Setalvad till Friday in the Gulberg Society fund embezzlement case.

Feb 12, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

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.

Jan 30, 2015, 21:43 PM IST

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.

Jan 01, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

Gulberg society case: SIT lawyer sums up testimonies of three witnesses

The final hearing in the 2002 Gulberg society massacre case continued here on Friday as the lawyer of the Supreme Court-appointed SIT, the prosecuting agency in the case, summed up testimonies of three witnesses.

Dec 26, 2014, 18:10 PM IST

Court to decide on Gulberg survivors' plea seeking documents

 The lawyer for the survivors of 2002 Gulberg Society massacre case on Thursday sought the relevant documents from the special investigation team's closure report on its investigation of Gujarat riots.

Dec 11, 2014, 22:07 PM IST

SIT gave false impression that SC mandate limited to Gulberg

Zakia Jafri told court that mandate given to SIT by SC was not restricted to probe massacre case only but the "larger conspiracy" behind 2002 riots.

Jun 26, 2013, 22:43 PM IST

‘Teesta Setalvad minting money in riot victims’ name’

Several residents of the Gulberg Society have accused activist Teesta Setalvad.

Mar 01, 2013, 09:24 AM IST

2002 riot victims demand ban on NGOs in Gulberg Society

Over a dozen surviving victims of the Gulberg society riots have sought a ban on NGOs from organising annual event on February 28 as a mark of solidarity to the people who lost their lives.

Feb 20, 2013, 20:19 PM IST

Guj riots: SC asks SIT if documents can be given to Zakia Jafri

The Supreme Court asked SIT to apprise it whether documents of closure report in Gulberg society riots case can be given to Gujarat riots victim Zakia Jafri.

Dec 03, 2012, 12:34 PM IST