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May 02, 2019
Pulwama attack a 'BJP conspiracy just like Godhra, claims ex-Gujarat CM Shankersinh Vaghela; alleges govt uses terrorism to win pollsTalking to media persons, the former Gujarat chief minister Shankersinh Vaghela said terrorism is used by the BJP government to win elections and a number of terrorist attacks have taken place in the last five years.
Mar 23, 2019
PM Narendra Modi: Final version of biopic trailer, starring Vivek Oberoi, reportedly removes Godhra referencePM Narendra Modi, directed by Omung Kumar, will release on 5 April.
Dec 18, 2018
After Sajjan Kumar's conviction, Arvind Kejriwal hopes for punishment of those involved in Gujarat, Muzaffarnagar riotsThe Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal said if tough punishment is given, then in future, such mass crimes would not happen. He also said common people are peace-loving and wish to live in harmony, but such riots are "incited politically".
Aug 27, 2018
Godhra train burning case: Special SIT court in Ahmedabad convicts two accused, acquits 3 othersSpecial judge H C Vora convicted Farooq Bhana and Imran Sheru and awarded them life sentence in the Godhra train burning case after the prosecution established their role as conspirators in the burning of two coaches of the Sabarmati Express in 2002. The court acquitted three others.
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 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 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.