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Nov 02, 2015
Bombay HC upholds life sentence of four for murdering Muslim couple during 1992 riotsThe Bombay High Court has upheld the conviction and life sentence awarded to four persons for murdering a Muslim couple during the 1992 communal riots in Mumbai, while observing that the prosecution proved its case beyond reasonable doubt.
Aug 06, 2015
Understanding the link between 1992-93 riots and the 1993 Mumbai blastsThe hanging of Yakub Memon immediately raised the question: but what about justice for the Mumbai riot victims, which triggered the revenge blasts? The answer is, the 1992-93 riots had more causes than one.
Jun 14, 2013
Why Modi is a test case for the Indian media's objectivityThe mainstream media has always had a more uneven relationship with the Gujarat chief minister.
Apr 05, 2013
Mumbai blasts to riots: Selective nature of public cry for justiceIs it any wonder that when a criminal justice system is seen to be so transparently unequal that we remain trapped in a vicious cycle of communalism and terrorism?
Dec 18, 2012
Remembering 1992: Six films explore the riots of Mumbai and its aftermathThe films, produced by the School of Media and Cultural Studies (SCMS) in Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) are based on the aftermath of the Mumbai riots.
Sep 09, 2012
Army in Bal Thackeray's hands? Perish the thought...The "cure" that Thackeray prescribes is just as dangerous as the "disease" of Muslim findamentalism. It's a classic instance of how exteremism at one end feeds off hate-mongering at the other end.
Aug 28, 2012
How we have created a mess with our police forceThe shifting of Mumbai's Police Commissioner recently sends all the wrong signals- to the people, the politicians and the police force.
Aug 24, 2012
Mumbai violence points to a widening communal divideThe state has for too long played a dangerous game of running with the ‘secular’ hare while hunting with the ‘communal’ hound. Only a policy of zero tolerance towards violence can save Mumbai.
Aug 13, 2012
Mumbai riot: 23 people charged with murderThe Mumbai Crime Branch which has taken over the investigation into Saturday's rioting that killed 2 people and injured over 60, have arrested 23 suspects and slapped them with murder charges.
Aug 12, 2012
Twenty three arrested for Mumbai violencehe Mumbai Crime branch has arrested 23 people in connection with rioting that took place at Azad Maidan yesterday.