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Jan 13, 2018
Bilkis Bano's plea for exemplary compensation highlights how the judiciary failed her by ignoring state's responsibilityBilkis Bano, the 2002 Gujarat gangrape and communal violence survivor, has been fighting for justice.
Dec 19, 2017
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: BJP wrests Godhra from Congress; party wins seat for first time since 2002The BJP managed to wrest from the Congress the Godhra seat, which the saffron party had last won in 2002, in a nail-biting contest.
Dec 18, 2017
Gujarat poll results 2017: The tired old 'why Narendra Modi can’t win this time' narrative is set to bomb againAs a journalist, I have covered the Gujarat elections since 2002, when polling took place amid unusually high polarisation in the aftermath of the Godhra train burning tragedy and the ensuing communal riots
Dec 15, 2017
Godhra riots case: Supreme Court dismisses Teesta Setalvad's plea to de-freeze bank accountsSupreme Court dismissed Teesta Setalvad's plea challenging Gujarat High Court order rejecting their pleas for de-freezing of their personal bank accounts
Dec 02, 2017
Gujarat elections: Godhra Muslims say Godhra is a distant memory, want their daily needs addressedGodhra is the place where Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel met Mahatma Gandhi for the first time in 1917 and felt drawn to the struggle for Indian independence.
Nov 25, 2017
Prabhatsinh Chauhan enraged as BJP gives ticket to his daughter-in-law instead of his wifeEnraged over the announcement, Prabhatsinh Chauhan dashed off a letter to BJP chief Amit Shah, urging him to replace Suman Chauhan with a "local candidate"
Nov 24, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape case: SC grants six weeks time to Gujarat govt to apprise it on action taken against convicted cops2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case: SC granted six weeks time to the Gujarat govt for apprising it on whether any disciplinary action has been initiated against policemen convicted
Nov 23, 2017
Naroda Gam riot: SIT court to watch video of sting operation where accused admit to killing MuslimsA special SIT court in Ahmedabad which is hearing the 2002 Naroda Gam massacre case will watch the video of a sting operation related to the post-Godhra riots.
Nov 05, 2017
Ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls, BJP chief Amit Shah meets party leaders and workersWith the high-stake Assembly polls approaching in Gujarat, BJP chief Amit Shah held separate meetings with key party leaders and workers from the southern, central and northern regions of the state.
Oct 23, 2017
Rakesh Asthana, IPS officer who probed Godhra train burning, arrested Lalu in fodder scam, is new CBI special directorThe Union Cabinet on Sunday cleared the appointment of senior IPS officer Rakesh Asthana as the CBI special director.