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  • Gujarat riots: SC fixes April 14 for hearing Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT's clean chit to PM Modi Feb 04, 2020 12:15 PM IST

    Gujarat riots: SC fixes April 14 for hearing Zakia Jafri's plea against SIT's clean chit to PM Modi

    A bench comprising Justices A M Khanwilkar and Dinesh Maheshwari posted the matter for hearing in April after Zakia's counsel sought an adjournment and urged the court to post it after the Holi vacation.

  • Hope those involved in Gujarat, Muzzafarnagar riots will also be punished: Arvind Kejriwal Dec 18, 2018 01:50 PM IST

    Hope those involved in Gujarat, Muzzafarnagar riots will also be punished: Arvind Kejriwal

    Kejriwal said ordinary people are peace-loving and wish to live in harmony, but such riots are "incited politically".

  • Congress rakes up 2002 Gujarat riots to hit back at BJP after Sajjan Kumar's conviction, defends Kamal Nath Dec 17, 2018 09:08 PM IST

    Congress rakes up 2002 Gujarat riots to hit back at BJP after Sajjan Kumar's conviction, defends Kamal Nath

    The party also defended Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath after he was targeted by the BJP and the Akali Dal, saying there was no case against him, and noted that Kumar did not hold any party post and was not given a ticket for decades.

  • Gujarat riots: Supreme Court to hear in January Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to PM Modi Dec 03, 2018 12:07 PM IST

    Gujarat riots: Supreme Court to hear in January Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to PM Modi

    Zakia, the wife of Ehsan Jafri, an ex-MP who was killed in one of the worst incidents during the riots, has challenged the Gujarat High Court's October 5, 2017 order rejecting her plea against the SIT's decision.

  • Wracked with pain and agony, says Modi during 2002 riots Dec 27, 2013 05:04 PM IST

    Wracked with pain and agony, says Modi during 2002 riots

    Always under attack from his political rivals and social activists for the riots, Modi has been trying to portray a moderate image in recent times, especially after he was made the BJP prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. His blog can also be seen as an effort to reach out to the Muslims.

  • 2002 Gujarat riots: Verdict on petition against Modi today Dec 26, 2013 11:00 AM IST

    2002 Gujarat riots: Verdict on petition against Modi today

    A local court in Ahmedabad is likely to decide on whether the SIT clean chit in Narendra Modi's favour in the 2002 Gujarat riots should be upheld. The order is to be passed on a protest petition by Zakia Jafri, a riot victim.

  • Advani is everyone's mentor, says Modi at Bhopal rally Sep 25, 2013 11:24 AM IST

    Advani is everyone's mentor, says Modi at Bhopal rally

    Senior party leaders Rajnath Singh, LK Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Sushma Swaraj, Arun Jaitley, Venkaiah Naidu, Uma Bharti and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan shared the stage as the party went all out to project a united face.

  • Home ministry says its position on Indian Mujahideen clear Jul 23, 2013 04:28 PM IST

    Home ministry says its position on Indian Mujahideen clear

    Minister of state for home RPN Singh said the ministry's official position on IM is very clear and the outfit, like 34 other organisations, has been declared as banned under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act

  • Decoding the Modi Q&A: Where he goofed, where he didn‘t Jul 13, 2013 04:48 PM IST

    Decoding the Modi Q&A: Where he goofed, where he didn‘t

    Given below are Modi‘s replies to Reuters‘ questions, and our interpretation of what they mean, or could have meant, and what they certainly could not mean. Our comments are in itals after Modi‘s replies.

  • US panel seeks continued visa ban on Modi May 01, 2013 12:43 PM IST

    US panel seeks continued visa ban on Modi

    A Congress-established independent panel on religious freedom has called on the US to maintain a visa ban on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

  • Nadeem Jafri's super market, a hope for people in gloom Feb 02, 2013 03:50 PM IST

    Nadeem Jafri's super market, a hope for people in gloom

    This week CNBC-TV18‘s special show, Young Turks highlights the achievements of a 41-years-old, who would not strike as a quintessential entrepreneur.

  • US softens stance on India's Modi Oct 31, 2012 08:37 AM IST

    US softens stance on India's Modi

    Narendra Modi, the controversial leader of Gujarat state, can apply for a US visa, a US official has said, in an apparent softening of Washington's stance towards him.

  • Narendra Modi: The leader who came in from the cold Oct 29, 2012 08:12 AM IST

    Narendra Modi: The leader who came in from the cold

    For many Indians, Narendra Modi is the man of the moment, a possible prime minister. Others see the chief minister of Gujarat as a Hindu zealot who did not stop the massacre of Muslims in religious riots a decade ago.

  • BJP leadership faces uncomfortable questions on Modi May 24, 2012 05:00 PM IST

    BJP leadership faces uncomfortable questions on Modi

    BJP leadership faces uncomfortable questions on Modi

  • Guj riots: Amicus curiae says Modi can be prosecuted May 07, 2012 05:00 PM IST

    Guj riots: Amicus curiae says Modi can be prosecuted

    Guj riots: Amicus curiae says Modi can be prosecuted

  • Gujarat riots: 9 get life term in Ode killings case May 04, 2012 03:00 PM IST

    Gujarat riots: 9 get life term in Ode killings case

    A trial court on Friday gave life imprisonment to nine people and acquitted 32 others in connection with the 2002 post-Godhra Ode killings. Three persons, including two women, were killed at the Malav Bhagol locality in Ode village a decade ago.

  • SIT clean chit to Modi; battle not over, say activists Apr 10, 2012 10:36 PM IST

    SIT clean chit to Modi; battle not over, say activists

    After weeks of speculation, it's now finally official that the Supreme Court appointed Special Investigating Team (SIT) has given a clean chit to Narendra Modi in the Gujarat Riots.

  • Gujarat riots: 23 convicted in Ode massacre case Apr 09, 2012 12:33 PM IST

    Gujarat riots: 23 convicted in Ode massacre case

    Twenty-three people have been convicted in the Ode massacre case in which 23 people were burnt alive by a mob during the Gujarat riots of 2002.

  • 2002 Guj riots case: Court order on SIT report on Feb 15 Feb 13, 2012 04:29 PM IST

    2002 Guj riots case: Court order on SIT report on Feb 15

    An Ahmedabad court will pass its order on the Special Investigation Team (SIT) report on the Gulbarg Society massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots on February 15.

  • 31 convicted in Gujarat's Sardarpura riot case Nov 09, 2011 02:11 PM IST

    31 convicted in Gujarat's Sardarpura riot case

    The special fast-track court in Mehsana delivered the judgement on Wednesday in the Sardarpura riot case in which 33 people were burnt alive in Sadarpura March 1, 2002 during the communal violence that broke out after the Sabarmati Express train burning incident at Godhra.

  • My stay in prison was like a sabbatical: Sanjeev Bhatt Oct 17, 2011 04:49 PM IST

    My stay in prison was like a sabbatical: Sanjeev Bhatt

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, arrested for allegedly fabricating evidence to implicate Narendra Modi in the Gujarat riots and released on bail today, described his stay in the prison as "sabbatical" and said the rule of law has prevailed.

  • Sanjeev Bhatt gets bail after 18 days Oct 17, 2011 11:44 AM IST

    Sanjeev Bhatt gets bail after 18 days

    Suspended Gujarat IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt was on Monday granted bail by a court.

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