India  /  Published 08.03.20

2002 Naroda Gam riot case judge transferred

A special SIT judge hearing the 2002 Naroda Gam riot case, in which former BJP minister Maya Kodnani is an accused, has been transferred as principal district judge of Valsad by an order of Gujarat Hi...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.19

Stray cows expose BJP's poor grasp of farming

Cows — not chickens — seem to have come home to roost for the Bharatiya Janata Party. So much so that there are murmurs within the party itself. A BJP parliamentarian has spoken up on stray cattle...
By The Editorial Board in

Entertainment  /  Published 09.11.19

Why trying to play Gujju in Bollywood doesn't work

What’s it about Gujarat that it may be a hit on the political scene but is a disaster at the Hindi box office? From Shah Rukh Khan to Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao, every actor who has attempted ...
By in

India  /  Published 29.03.19

Hardik can't contest polls as HC refuses to stay conviction

Patidar leader Hardik Patel's hopes of fighting next month's Lok Sabha polls hit a major roadblock with the Gujarat High Court onFriday dismissing his plea to stay his conviction in a 2015 rioting cas...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

Opinion  /  Published 17.03.19

Amit Shah moves to the ground floor

When it comes to winning elections, nothing can be left to chance. More so given the passion and obsession of the Bharatiya Janata Party president, Amit Shah, with polls. Hushed voices in the corridor...
By The Telegraph 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

India  /  Published 28.01.20

Sardarpura riot: SC grants bail to 17 convicts

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted bail to 17 convicts in the 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case in which 33 Muslims were burnt alive and asked them to relocate to Madhya Pradesh and do communit...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.03.19

Unkind cut for forest dwellers

A researcher who studied the implementation of the forest rights act has flagged the indifferent attitude of governments and non-government groups among perceived factors that led to the rejection of ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi


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