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SC denies bail to accused in 2002 Gulberg Society massacre

Nov 26, 2014

SC denies bail to accused in 2002 Gulberg Society massacre

The cases relate the riots in Gulberg Society, Ode, Sardarpura, Narodao Gaon, Naroda Patya, Machipith, Tarsali, Pandarwada and Raghavapura. #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #Gulberg Society #Naroda Patiya #2002 Gujarat riots #Hindu-Muslim riots
Honour killing in Delhi: What turns loving parents into cold-blooded murderers

Nov 23, 2014

Honour killing in Delhi: What turns loving parents into cold-blooded murderers

For those born and brought up in urban India, its difficult to grasp the power of the community beyond the urban space. This perhaps leads them to advocate simplistic legal solutions like banning the khaps and similar community bodies to stop cases of honour killings and similar obnoxious practices. #HowThisWorks #India #Supreme Court #Women #khap panchayat #Society #community #Patriarchy #Delhi honour killing
Nepal's sacrifice ritual: Cops arrest 47, seize 271 animals

Nov 20, 2014

Nepal's sacrifice ritual: Cops arrest 47, seize 271 animals

The authorities in Bihar have arrested 47 people and confiscated 271 animals along the India-Nepal border ahead of animal sacrifice in Nepal's Gadhimai festival, an animal protection group said on Thursday. #India #NewsTracker #Nepal #Animal sacrifice #HSI #Nepal. Nepal's Gadhimai festival #Humane Society International
Photos: Arun Jaitley inaugurates the three-day National Children's Film Festival

Nov 14, 2014

Photos: Arun Jaitley inaugurates the three-day National Children's Film Festival

The National Children's Film Festival (NCFF), organised by the Children's Film Society of India (CFSI), was inaugurated by Finance minister Arun Jaitley. #India #Finance minister #Sania Mirza #Arun Jaitley #ImagesOfTheDay #Dia Mirza #Sakshi Tanwar #photos #National Children's Film Festival #NCFF #Children's Film Society of India #CSFI
Wind up proceeding in Gulbarg Society riots case in 3 months: SC to Ahmedabad court

Nov 13, 2014

Wind up proceeding in Gulbarg Society riots case in 3 months: SC to Ahmedabad court

The Supreme Court on Thursday asked a trial court in Ahmedabad to wind up within three months the proceedings in Gulbarg Society massacre case of 2002 Gujarat riots in which former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed. #Godhra riots #NewsTracker #Supreme Court #SIT #SC #Gulbarg #Gulbarg Society #2002 Gujarat riots #Ahmedabad court #RK Raghvan

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'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

Jun 16, 2014

'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

The government should either ban foreign funding of all NGOs altogether or allow this funding only when routed through a specially created autonomous Board. #Blogs #India #Civil society #InMyOpinion #Intelligence Bureau #NGOs #Greenpeace #IB #IB Report #NGO funds #leaked report #comment
Maneaters must be put down, not put away in crowded zoos

Dec 07, 2013

Maneaters must be put down, not put away in crowded zoos

It is neither economically feasible nor biologically necessary to rehabilitate every maneater in overburdened zoos. When a big cat cant hunt its natural prey, its time is up. #India #Environment #Conservation #Bhandipore #Widlife #Bandipur Tiger Reserve #Wildlife Conservation Society-India