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2002 Gujarat riots

Sajjan Kumar's conviction and why 1984 riots can't be compared to 2002

There are significant differences in the context of the two incidents of violence.

Dec 18, 2018, 12:11 PM IST

Those behind 2002 Gujarat, Muzaffarnagar riots should also be punished: Arvind Kejriwal

Kejriwal, who was among the first politicians to welcome the Delhi High Court verdict convicting Sajjan Kumar on Monday, said on Tuesday that other big leaders involved in riots should also be punished.

Dec 18, 2018, 11:59 AM IST

2002 Gujarat riots: SIT opposes Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Narendra Modi, others

The case pertains to the alleged inaction in the 2002 post-Godhra riots including the attack on Gulberg Housing Society.

Nov 19, 2018, 21:25 PM IST

2002 Gujarat riots: SC to hear plea challenging SIT clean chit to PM Narendra Modi on November 19

The SC-appointed SIT had earlier given a clean chit to PM Modi and 59 others in the case.

Nov 13, 2018, 13:43 PM IST

2002 Gujarat riots: Ex-Army officer dubs SIT report as 'blatant lie'

Shah's book 'The Sarkari Mussalman' was unveiled by former vice president Hamid Ansari on Saturday.

Oct 14, 2018, 06:57 AM IST

Gujarat High Court acquits BJP's Maya Kodnani, upholds Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi's conviction in 2002 Gujarat Naroda Patiya riot case

The High Court ruled that Kodnani had been cleared of all charges in the Naroda Patiya riots case along with Ganpat Chhara and Haresh Chhara.

Apr 20, 2018, 12:06 PM IST

Narendra Modi should 'apologise in Jama Masjid' for 2002 Gujarat riots: Congress

BJP chief Amit Shah tore into Congress` apology demand, saying the matter was being raised to consolidate votes in the ongoing Gujarat Assembly election.

Dec 11, 2017, 09:24 AM IST

October 9, 2017: News at a glance

Here's a look at the top happenings of October 09, 2017

1. GST breather for common man, more items likely to get cheaper

Oct 09, 2017, 09:42 AM IST

Godhra train carnage: Gujarat HC to pronounce verdict today

The ghastly train attack had triggered widespread riots in Gujarat in which over 1,000 people were killed.

Oct 09, 2017, 06:17 AM IST

2002 Gujarat riots case: Zakia Jafri's petition rejected

Jafri can now approach higher forums for further investigation in the case

Oct 05, 2017, 12:02 PM IST

Naroda Gam massacre: Maya Kodnani given last chance to get Amit Shah testimony

In August, the Supreme Court issued an order to the special trial court to wrap up the hearing in the Naroda Gam case within four months.

Sep 08, 2017, 20:53 PM IST

Supreme Court to hear Teesta Setalvad's corruption case

The Supreme Court will on Wednesday hear a case against social activist Teesta Setalvad, who is accused of corruption and misappropriation of funds which was meant for rehabilitation of Gujarat riot victims.

Jul 05, 2017, 08:48 AM IST

Bilkis Bano case: SC refuses urgent hearing to convicted Gujarat cop

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to hold an urgent hearing on a plea by Gujarat Police officer Ramabhai Bhagora seeking stay of a Bombay High Court order convicting him in the Bilkis Bano gang-rape case that took place during 2002 Gujarat riots.

May 31, 2017, 00:27 AM IST

Supreme Court refuses to stay conviction of IPS officer in Bilkis Bano case

A special court had on 21 January, 2008 convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment 11 men for raping Bilkis and murdering seven of her family members.

May 30, 2017, 12:37 PM IST

Ensure no parole for convicts: Bilkis Bano

Gujarat gang-rape survivor Bilkis Bano on Monday said that after 15 years of indescribable struggle she is preparing for a new beginning after last week`s court ruling, and urged that the 11 men convicted by the court should not be granted parole.

May 08, 2017, 16:07 PM IST

Replace Naroda Gam massacre case judge: Victim writes to Gujarat HC

A 2002 Naroda Gam massacre case victim wrote to the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday seeking replacement of the special SIT judge hearing the matter with an "impartial" one.

Apr 18, 2017, 22:19 PM IST

2002 Gujarat riots probe: SC relieves SIT chief RK Raghavan

The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed RK Raghavan, who was heading the apex court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe 2002 Gujarat riots cases, to be relieved from the duty of heading the team.

Apr 13, 2017, 11:45 AM IST

Teesta Setalvad `siphoned off` Rs 3.85 crore from NGO funds: Gujarat Police to Supreme Court

Seeking custodial interrogation of the couple, the Gujarat Police also rejected Teesta Setalvad's claim that lawyers fought most of the 2002 Gujarat riot-related cases for free.

Dec 02, 2016, 11:32 AM IST

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

PM Narendra Modi, Sangeet Som should worry about people who migrated after 2002 Gujarat riots: Shivpal Yadav

Samajwadi Party accused the BJP of vitiating the communal atmosphere in Uttar Pradesh.

Jun 17, 2016, 13:35 PM IST