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Gujarat riots

Gujarat riots: SC Bench refuses to examine Zakia Jafri's plea

Bench refuses to examine the issue on the ground that previous order concerning it was passed by a larger Bench.


Shoaib, now 10, and his mother narrowly escaped the rioters
Police ‘questioned’ 20-day-old baby in Naroda, said he was 20 yrs old

Thursday , 6 September '12

Shoaib Shaikh was lucky to have escaped the Naroda Patiya massacre in Ahmedabad.
Now, police inspector is ‘Nero playing fiddle’

Tuesday , 4 September '12

Court which convicted many in Naroda Patiya massacre case has slammed Gujarat cops.
‘Teesra Kuan reminds us of Jallianwala Bagh’

Thursday , 30 August '12

A dead well lies in the middle of an open ground behind Naroda Patiya in Ahmedabad where bodies of the deceased were dumped after the 2002 riots.
Why is Narendra Modi silent? Cong

Thursday , 30 August '12

Terming the verdict in the Naroda Patiya massacre case as a “tight slap” on the face of those using the riots for their “selfish ends”, the state Congress said Chief Minister Narendra Modi was the “real beneficiary” and he “should accept responsibility for the riots”.
Policemen stand guard at Naroda Patiya on Wednesday
‘Patiyawalas’ move on but ghastly memory still lingers

Thursday , 30 August '12

Most people at Naroda Patiya continue to live in the same place that holds ghastly memories of February 28, 2002.
After the convictions, the farewells from relatives outside the special court.	javed raja
The MLA, the Bajrangi and the others the judgment touched

Thursday , 30 August '12

Dr Kodnani, now 53, resigned as minister after her arrest in 2009.
A special ourt has convicted 32 people, including former Gujarat minister and BJP MLA Maya Kodnani in the Naro...
Naroda Patiya riots: Prosecution wants death for Maya Kodnani

Wednesday , 29 August '12

The special trial court will pronounce quantum of punishment for 32 convicts on August 31.
Law Minister Salman Khurshid
Riots verdict enhances people's faith in legal system: Khurshid

Wednesday , 29 August '12

Everything that happened was at the behest of Narendra Modi, alleges Khurshid.
Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi meeting BJP senior leader L.K. Advani in Ahmedabad. (PTI)
Gujarat riots: 'Hang me if I am guilty', says Narendra Modi

Thursday , 26 July '12

Modi says prove guilt or stop insinuation of collusion in riots; demands apology.
Gulburg Society case: SIT submits report in trial court

Wednesday , 27 June '12

SIT requested trial court not to open the report as agency is set to challenge the trial court's order.
The verdict in post-Godhra riot case at Ode village in Anand is likely to be pronounced on May 4.
Verdict on Ode killings during post-Godhra riots on May 4

Monday , 16 April '12

This is third case of 2002 riots at Ode village, probed by the Supreme Court appointed SIT.
Modi
SIT report clears Modi, 61 others

Tuesday , 10 April '12

Riots: Jafri to get copy of closure report, officials could at best face ‘departmental inquiries’
SIT has given clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the 2002 Gulberg Society case.
Vilification against Narendra Modi should stop now: BJP

Tuesday , 10 April '12

The party terms as a 'big relief' the SIT clean chit to Gujarat CM in the 2002 Gulberg Society case.
SIT has found no evidence against CM Narendra Modi in the complaint filed by Zakia Jafri in the 2002 Gujarat r...
Gulberg riots: No proof against Modi in SIT report, says court

Tuesday , 10 April '12

Slain Cong MP Ehsan Jafri's widow had sought probe into role of Modi, 61 others in the massacre.
Dug up by SIT four years ago, mud from well is under guard

Tuesday , 10 April '12

For the past four years, two SRP personnel have been guarding a pile of mud lying at the entrance of Vavwali Bhagol, a step well in Ode, said to be hundreds of years old
Decade later, Ode struggles to move on

Tuesday , 10 April '12

A huge gate welcomes visitors to Ode, some 25 km from Anand. This was built by a Patel family based in the US in the memory of one Sonaben Jayeshbhai Patel in 2007
Youth’s death in firing incited rioters

Tuesday , 10 April '12

The massacre in Ode village of Anand district on March 1-2, 2002 was triggered by the death of a boy who was shot when police opened fire to control the rampaging mob which was attacking the properties of those living in the Muslim-dominated Suriwali Bhagol locality of the village
Among the convicted, 4 of a family

Tuesday , 10 April '12

Sandeep Dilip Patel, an engineering student, stood quietly outside the Anand district court complex along with his maternal uncle, also called Dilip Patel, till the names of convicts were declared
Accused were taken back to jail after the verdict.
Conspiracy charge upheld for first time, 23 convicted for Ode killings

Tuesday , 10 April '12

Of the 23 convicted, 19 have been found guilty of murder and conspiracy