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May 11, 2017
Mamata Banerjee says only West Bengal can fight and save India from divisive politicsChief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said only West Bengal can fight and save the country from the prevailing "intolerance" and "divisive" politics and cannot be silenced by "threat and intimidation" by the BJP.
May 10, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav case at ICJ in the Hague: All you need to know about India's representative Harish SalveThe International Court of Justice at the Hague in the Netherlands suspended the death sentence against the alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. Jadhav was given a death sentence by a Pakistani military court on 10 April on the charges of espionage and waging war against Islamabad.
May 08, 2017
Bilkis Bano says verdict on rape case upholds faith in judiciary but ensure no parole for convictsBano and her husband Yakub said that in order to live without any fear, it was necessary that the convicts are not granted parole.
May 06, 2017
Bilkis Bano verdict steers away from taking responsibility about sexual violence committed in conflictsThe judgment looks at the rape of Bilkis Bano and the rape of thousands of women during the post-Godhra riots, as a misfortune of communal disharmony, and in this, it normalises the crime of rape as a result of uncontrolled sexual desire, when in reality, rape is about power and subjection.
May 05, 2017
2012 Delhi gangrape case verdict: Is denying death penalty in the Bilkis Bano episode justice denied?How could the same law be applied differently to two similar cases is a question only legal experts and courts can answer.
May 04, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape case: Human rights activists, Congress welcome Bombay HC orderOpposition Congress and human rights activists on Thursday welcomed the judgment of the Bombay High Court in the Bilkis Bano gangrape case.
May 04, 2017
Bilkis Bano gangrape: Bombay HC upholds 2008 trial court verdict, convicts five policemen15 years after the gangrape of Bilkis Bano during the 2002 Godhra riots, the Bombay High Court on Thursday upheld the 2008 trail court conviction of 17 people in the case, including five policemen, who were earlier acquitted by the trial court, for tampering with evidence.
Jan 11, 2017
Vibrant Gujarat: Nobel Laureates pitch for GM foods, sends strong message to Greenpeace, NGOsFor the first time, Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit proved to be a unique platform to offer an interface of scientists with industry.
Jan 07, 2017
'Modi has to go': Post-2002 Gujarat riots, Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted then CM to step downA new biography — 'The Untold Vajpayee: Politician and Paradox' by Ullekh NP (published by Penguin Books India) — looks at Atal Bihari Vajpayee's relationship with prominent members of the BJP, including Narendra Modi
Oct 21, 2016
Gujarat HC ruling in Sardarpura case: How only 17 were convicted for the post-Godhra massacreOn the intervening night of 28 February and 1 March in 2002, between 11.30 pm and 2.30 am, a mob torched the house of a Muslim man in Sardarpura.