India  /  Published 25.02.20

Rudraksh mala safer than pen

I saw a mob heading towards our car. I quickly put my identity card, credit card and all my business cards under the carpet of the car. By sheer chance, my wife’s credit card was in my wallet. I cla...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.12.19

BJP minister in Godhra warning

A BJP minister in Karnataka has warned of a “Godhra-like” situation if the “majority loses patience”, responding to a Congress leader’s assertion that the state “would burn” if the Citiz...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 19.11.18

SC defers hearing on Modi clean chit plea

The Supreme Court on Monday deferred till November 26 the hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) to Narendra Modi, who was then Gujarat ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.04.19

Scarred by 2002 riots, Muslims lament Congress' indifference

If there is one common refrain in Godhra, Ahmedabad and Mehsana, which saw violence during the Gujarat carnage of 2002, it is that people have moved on and made — read bought — peace in an essenti...
By Anita Joshua in Godhra

India  /  Published 28.01.20

Riot bail with spiritual rider

The Supreme Court has granted bail to over a dozen people sentenced to life in jail for one of the post-Godhra massacres in which 23 people were burnt alive. The relief has been granted on the conditi...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.11.18

Gujarat riots: The journey of the Zakia Jafri case

The Supreme Court has agreed to take up on November 19 (Monday) a petition filed by Zakia Jafri, the widow of slain former MP Ahsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given to Narendra Modi, the then c...
By Teesta Setalvad in

Opinion  /  Published 17.03.19

Enabling Modi: then and now

In the run-up to the general elections of 2014, there was an intellectually significant endorsement of Narendra Modi by public figures who saw themselves as liberals. They came from different backgrou...
By Mukul Kesavan in

India  /  Published 08.03.19

When Ravi Shankar asked Modi about riots

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"On May 12, 2014, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar wrote a blog on, titled My First Meeting With Narendra Modi.In that piece, the Art of Living guru, ...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 07.03.19

Blindness mercy for Gujarat riot braggart

Babu Bajrangi, sentenced to 21 years in prison for the single largest instance of mass murder during the Gujarat riots of 2002, has been granted bail by the Supreme Court after the state filed a medic...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


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