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Sabarmati Express

2002 Godhra train burning: Two found guilty, three acquitted by special SIT court

Farooq Bhana and Imran Sheru were awarded life sentence after the prosecution established their role as conspirators in the burning of two coaches of the Sabarmati Express in 2002.

Aug 27, 2018, 14:12 PM 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

Court acquits 26 in post-Godhra Riots Case citing lack of ''enough'' evidence''

Sabarmati Express was torched at the Godhra Railway Station on February 27, 2002.

Feb 03, 2017, 18:35 PM IST

11 get life terms for torching father, daughter in Gujarat 2002 riots

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday sentenced, to life terms, all 11 persons convicted of burning a man and his daughter to death in Mehsana district during the 2002 communal riots.

Aug 05, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

Key Godhra train burning incident accused arrested from Malegaon

The Godhra train attack, that left 59 people dead, had triggered widespread violence in Gujarat in which over 1,000 people were killed.

Jul 13, 2016, 12:35 PM IST

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. 

Jun 09, 2016, 14:32 PM IST

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.

Jun 09, 2016, 08:55 AM IST

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.

Jun 08, 2016, 19:14 PM IST

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

Godhra train carnage: Main conspirator Farooq Bhana, absconding since 2002, arrested by Gujarat ATS

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

May 18, 2016, 12:39 PM IST

Two train engines catch fire in UP, none hurt

The engines of the Sabarmati Express and Chauri Chaura Express caught fire on Tuesday at two different places in Uttar Pradesh, inconveniencing their passengers, a railway official said.

Apr 19, 2016, 22:03 PM IST

Naroda Gam massacre: Prosecute ex-Gujarat top cop for missing CD, says Riot accused

Some accused in the Naroda Gam massacre case of 2002 have moved a special court seeking prosecution of former IPS officer Rahul Sharma for allegedly misplacing a CD containing important call details related to the post-Godhra riots.

Apr 07, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Gujarat HC to hear appeals of Godhra carnage incident from February 18

The Gujarat High court will conduct a day-to-day hearing on appeals in the case of burning the S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express on February 2002, near Godhra station in which 59 karsevaks were killed.

Feb 10, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

Eunuchs arrested for looting train passengers in UP

Faizabad (UP), Jan 12 (PTI) At least 10 eunuchs were today arrested by the Railway Police for allegedly looting cash and valuable items from passengers on board two trains.

Jan 12, 2015, 22:42 PM IST

Godhara riots: Nanavati panel may submit final report to govt today

The final report of the Justice Nanavati Commission probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots in Gujarat is likely on Saturday.

Nov 15, 2014, 03:40 AM IST

Godhra case convict opposes hearing of appeal by HC judge

One of the 31 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train burning case in which 59 people lost their lives on Monday wrote a letter to the Gujarat High Court Chief Justice opposing the hearing of his appeal by Justice Sonia Gokani.

Jul 15, 2014, 01:03 AM IST

Maulvi Umarji of Godhra passes away

Maulvi Hussain Umarji, the cleric who was branded as the `key conspirator` of 2002 Sabarmati Express carnage but was later acquitted, died in Godhra after prolonged illness, his family said on Monday.

Jan 14, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

Gujarat govt seeks death for Godhra accused

The Gujarat government has appealed against a trial court order and has sought death penalty to 20 people who were given life term in Godhra case.

Jun 25, 2011, 14:20 PM IST

RJD asks Modi to quit as Gujarat CM

RJD on Sunday asked Gujarat Chief
Minister Narendra Modi to quit from his post following IPS
officer Sanjeev Bhatt`s affidavit that he had directed the
police to allow Hindus to vent their anger.

Apr 24, 2011, 21:02 PM IST

Godhra train carnage judgement on Tuesday

Nine years after torching of
the Sabarmati Express near Godhra station that left 58 people
dead, a Special Court here is set to deliver its judgement.

Feb 21, 2011, 20:25 PM IST