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Feb 21, 2017
SIT not serious in ensuring justice to 1984 riots victims: AAPNew Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday alleged that the special investigation team (SIT), constituted by the Narendra Modi government to probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases, was not serious about ensuring justice to the victims. This came a day after the Centre told the Supreme Court that only 22 of the 240 cases had been reopened by the SIT for further investigation.
Feb 20, 2017
Egypt stadium massacre: Cairo court sentences 10 accused to deathAn Egyptian court on Monday sentenced to death 10 persons over charges of murder and violence for the 2012 stadium massacre that left over 70 people dead.
Feb 17, 2017
UP Election 2017: Demonetisation truth trapped between anecdotal and realAnecdotal is a funny word, at least is has assumed a funny connotation after demonetisation.
Feb 15, 2017
West Bengal BJP's diatribe against Amartya Sen exposes its poor intellect, anti-Bengali ethosThe Bengaliness of the BJP in Bengal in incidental, whereas, it's BJP-ness is fundamental. And this seriously limits its appeal in West Bengal, where it is widely conceived to be a Hindi-belt party controlled by outsiders.
Feb 10, 2017
1984 riots: Jagdish Tytler asked to appear in court on CBI plea for lie detection testNew Delhi: Congress leader Jagdish Tytler has been directed by a Delhi court to appear before it on Friday on a CBI plea seeking permission to conduct lie detection test on him in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. Besides Tytler, CBI has also sought conduct of the test on arms dealer Abhishek Verma.
Feb 09, 2017
3 years on, no justice for rape victims of Muzaffarnagar riots: Amnesty International says Centre and state govt 'failed'The Uttar Pradesh government has failed to make timely investigation and prosecute the seven cases of gang-rape filed following the 2013 Muzaffarnagar riots and deliver justice, Amnesty International India said in a press release published on Thursday.
Feb 08, 2017
UP Election 2017: The stories of Wasim and Qurban should make Akhilesh Yadav sit up and take noteUsually, the government of the day is blamed for the communal riots and affected people don’t forgive governments, or are at least critical of that government and its leaders
Feb 08, 2017
UP Election 2017: A split in Muslim votes may give BJP an edge over other partiesIt is more the merrier for the BJP as whenever the saffron party is challenged by a number of Muslim rivals, a split in votes on communal lines helps turn the tide for its candidates in Uttar Pradesh.
Feb 04, 2017
Punjab Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi's terrorism speech in Lambi belies his 'secular' claimsFor a leader who never fails to describe the Bharatiya Janata Party’s Hindutva philosophy as divisive, it is indeed shocking, and perturbing, that Rahul Gandhi should have given a communal twist to Punjab politics 48 hours before it began to vote
Feb 03, 2017
UP Election 2017: Uninformed minority voters keep SP, Congress' 'secular' claim intactThe BJP is supposed to be the epitome of communal hate politics and anybody in opposition to it automatically gets the label of secular. It is this popular notion that helps Akhilesh to be easily termed secular