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Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce verdict on Zakia Jafri's petition tomorrow
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Gujarat High Court likely to pronounce verdict on Zakia Jafri's petition tomorrow

The Gujarat High Court is likely to pronounce its order on Zakia Jafri's petition challenging a lower court order upholding the special investigation team's clean chit to Narendra Modi and others in connection with the 2002 riots

2002 Gujarat riots: SC sets aside high court order on compensation for damaged religious sites
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2002 Gujarat riots: SC sets aside high court order on compensation for damaged religious sites

The Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside the Gujarat High Court order asking the state government to pay for the reconstruction and repair work of religious structures damaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

2002 Gujarat riots: Supreme Court quashes HC order asking state to pay for damaged shrines
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2002 Gujarat riots: Supreme Court quashes HC order asking state to pay for damaged shrines

The Supreme Court on Tuesday set aside the Gujarat High Court order asking the state government to pay for the reconstruction and repair work of religious structures damaged during the 2002 post-Godhra riots.

After Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar returns to NDA; move underscores changing political canvas in India
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After Ram Vilas Paswan, Nitish Kumar returns to NDA; move underscores changing political canvas in India

The fact that Nitish Kumar and Ram Vilas Paswan, the two stalwarts of secularism and strident critics of Narendra Modi are part of NDA shows that India’s political canvas has changed unrecognisably

Nitish Kumar’s homecoming is BJP’s loss; may arrest Narendra Modi-Amit Shah onward march in Bihar
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Nitish Kumar’s homecoming is BJP’s loss; may arrest Narendra Modi-Amit Shah onward march in Bihar

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar has always risen high in the company of BJP and not the other way round

Monsoon Session of Parliament: BJP condemns cow vigilantism with caveats, Opposition looks to take advantage
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Monsoon Session of Parliament: BJP condemns cow vigilantism with caveats, Opposition looks to take advantage

Sparks flew in Parliament in the first week of Monsoon Session as the Opposition sought to corner government on the increasing incidents of cow vigilantism.

2002 Gujarat riots: SC refuses to squash FIR against Teesta Setalvad in illegal exhumation of victim bodies case
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2002 Gujarat riots: SC refuses to squash FIR against Teesta Setalvad in illegal exhumation of victim bodies case

Social activist Teesta Setalvad failed to get any relief from the SC in a case in which she is accused of having a role in the illegal exhumation of bodies of some victims of the 2002 Gujarat riots.

Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Putting onus on Modi govt for rise in lynching incidents turns serious issue into political slugfest
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Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Putting onus on Modi govt for rise in lynching incidents turns serious issue into political slugfest

To relate the incidents lynching that have taken place in India since May 2014 with the onset of the Narendra Modi govt is to dilute the seriousness of the issue in a political slugfest

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Ex-IPS officer Rahul Sharma to float 'Smart Party' ahead of polls
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Ex-IPS officer Rahul Sharma to float 'Smart Party' ahead of polls

Former IPS officer Rahul Sharma on Sunday announced that he would form a political party which will contest the Assembly elections in Gujarat which are due this year.

Mukul Rohatgi to step down as attorney-general: An overview of his three years in office
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Mukul Rohatgi to step down as attorney-general: An overview of his three years in office

India’s Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi wrote to the central government informing about his desire to step-down from his post

South Africa to probe Dawood gang member; linked to murders of Gujarat BJP, VHP leaders
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South Africa to probe Dawood gang member; linked to murders of Gujarat BJP, VHP leaders

South Africa agreed to investigate an Indian citizen who is an aide of the most wanted terrorist Dawood, in the murders of a VHP activist and a BJP leader

Bilkis Bano case: SC refuses urgent hearing to convicted Gujarat police officer Ramabhai Bhagora
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Bilkis Bano case: SC refuses urgent hearing to convicted Gujarat police officer Ramabhai Bhagora

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to hold an urgent hearing on a plea by Gujarat Police officer Ramabhai Bhagora seeking stay of a Bombay High Court order convicting him in the Bilkis Bano gang rape case that took place during 2002 Gujarat riots.

Bilkis Bano gangrape case: Human rights activists, Congress welcome Bombay HC order
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Bilkis Bano gangrape case: Human rights activists, Congress welcome Bombay HC order

Opposition Congress and human rights activists on Thursday welcomed the judgment of the Bombay High Court in the Bilkis Bano gangrape case.

Naroda Patiya massacre: Amit Shah to be defence witness for BJP leader Maya Kodnani in a Gujarat riots case
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Naroda Patiya massacre: Amit Shah to be defence witness for BJP leader Maya Kodnani in a Gujarat riots case

In the Naroda Gam case, she requested the court to call Shah and others as defence witnesses to prove that she was not present at the scene of crime on 28 February, 2002, a day after the Godhra train burning incident which led to riots.

Accused in Gujarat's Best Bakery riot case dies of heart attack in prison, probe ordered
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Accused in Gujarat's Best Bakery riot case dies of heart attack in prison, probe ordered

Ramesh Gohil, an undertrial in the 2002 Best Bakery riot case, died of heart attack at the Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai, police said.

'Modi has to go': Post-2002 Gujarat riots, Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted then CM to step down
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'Modi has to go': Post-2002 Gujarat riots, Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted then CM to step down

A 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

CIC sends notices to PMO, Gujarat govt on issue of disclosure of correspondence after 2002 riots
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CIC sends notices to PMO, Gujarat govt on issue of disclosure of correspondence after 2002 riots

The CIC has issued notices to Prime Minister's Office and Gujarat government on the issue of disclosure of the correspondence exchanged between the then Chief Minister Narendra Modi and then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the aftermath of the 2002 riots.

Gulbarg massacre case: Kin contest court order that Jafri's firing provoked mob
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Gulbarg massacre case: Kin contest court order that Jafri's firing provoked mob

Kin of the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre victims and eye-witnesses on Saturday contested a special court's conclusion that firing by former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri acted as a catalyst for mob fury.

Babri demolition, Godhra riots drove Indians to join al-Qaeda : Delhi police to court
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Babri demolition, Godhra riots drove Indians to join al-Qaeda : Delhi police to court

The probe agency has alleged that al Qaeda was trying to set up its base in India under the banner of AQIS.

#ModiInUS: A journey from Vibrant Gujarat to a vibrant world
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#ModiInUS: A journey from Vibrant Gujarat to a vibrant world

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech at the joint session of US congress was a remarkable success for the immense confidence he exuded in his exposition.