Gujarat Riots-2002

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Lacking powerful leaders and worldly-wise elders, today's young Muslims have had to teach selves secularism, political savvy
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Lacking powerful leaders and worldly-wise elders, today's young Muslims have had to teach selves secularism, political savvy

The 1980s-born Muslims, like me, had seen their childhood go through the trauma of the Babri Masjid demolition and subsequent riots. They grew up with fear, care, and patience

In Gujarat, will it be Narendra Modi's organisational skills or Rahul Gandhi's nicely-formulated narrative?
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In Gujarat, will it be Narendra Modi's organisational skills or Rahul Gandhi's nicely-formulated narrative?

If the Gujarat Assembly election turns out to be Narendra Modi versus Rahul Gandhi, the results would predictably be in the favour of BJP

Visiting his birth place, PM Narendra Modi remembers 'venom' faced between 2001 and 2014
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Visiting his birth place, PM Narendra Modi remembers 'venom' faced between 2001 and 2014

On his first visit to his birthplace since taking office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited his school and said the town had taught him to "drink poison"

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.

Gujarat High Court adjourns hearing on Jafri's widow Zakia's plea
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Gujarat High Court adjourns hearing on Jafri's widow Zakia's plea

The Gujarat High Court adjourned hearing on a plea filed by slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri's wife Zakia Jafri to sort out some discrepancies in the translation of documents submitted by Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the 2002 riots case.

A guarded U-turn? When Aamir Khan met Narendra Modi
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A guarded U-turn? When Aamir Khan met Narendra Modi

Aamir Khan, who has been championining the cause of social issues, today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. But his bland tweets about that meeting betrayed little.

How PM Modi's meeting with Obama will be a gamechanger
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How PM Modi's meeting with Obama will be a gamechanger

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to turn a new leaf in bilateral relations with the United States and visit the country in September for a summit meeting is fraught with myriad strategic and economic implications for how a Modi-led India is going to deal with the world.

With exit polls predicting BJP sweep, will US grant 'PM Modi' a visa?
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With exit polls predicting BJP sweep, will US grant 'PM Modi' a visa?

US President Barack Obama faces the prospect this week of having to offer his congratulations to a leader who was barred from the United States less than 10 years ago over massacres of Muslims in 2002.

PMO to seek Modi's views on disclosing his post-riot letters with Vajpayee
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PMO to seek Modi's views on disclosing his post-riot letters with Vajpayee

The Prime Minister's Office will take the nod of Gujarat government and its Chief Minister Narendra Modi before releasing the correspondence exchanged with the then prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee after the 2002 Gujarat riots.

Anti-Modi US Congressional resolution now has 51 co-sponsors
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Anti-Modi US Congressional resolution now has 51 co-sponsors

A controversial Congressional resolution, which among other things asks the American administration to maintain its policy of not issuing visa to BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, now has more than 50 co-sponsors.

Gulbarg fund embezzlement: HC stays Teesta's arrest till 4 Apr
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Gulbarg fund embezzlement: HC stays Teesta's arrest till 4 Apr

Twelve residents of Gulbarg Society had demanded Rs 1.51 crore from Setalvad last year, alleging that money collected in their name was never distributed.

Sharad Pawar says he's with UPA, but respects court verdict on Modi
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Sharad Pawar says he's with UPA, but respects court verdict on Modi

The union minister says the NCP is an integral part of the UPA.

Pawar takes on Modi, says CM responsible for what happens in state
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Pawar takes on Modi, says CM responsible for what happens in state

A chief minister has to take responsibility if riots take place in a state under his watch, NCP chief Sharad Pawar said on Monday against the backdrop of the 2002 Gujarat communal violence.

Does media have courage to show Gujarat's true story, asks Kejriwal
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Does media have courage to show Gujarat's true story, asks Kejriwal

Unfazed by the criticism of his attack on media, Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal today fired yet another salvo, questioning whether the media had the courage to show the "true story" about Narendra Modi's Gujarat.

Teesta cheated victims of Gujarat riots, Guj police tells HC
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Teesta cheated victims of Gujarat riots, Guj police tells HC

Opposing the petition filed by social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband Gujarat police told Bombay High Court that the duo had cheated victims of 2002 Godhra riots, and "embezzled funds"

Modi is a killer of humanity: Mulayam Singh Yadav
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Modi is a killer of humanity: Mulayam Singh Yadav

Samajwadi Party leader Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, calling him "a killer of humanity".

Despite Modi, why Rajnath offered apology to Muslims
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Despite Modi, why Rajnath offered apology to Muslims

A seasoned politician as Singh cannot but know that his overtures to Muslims signify little and would be rebuffed. So why has he reached out to Muslims?

If Modi is 'impotent', Khurshid should prove he's not: Uddhav
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If Modi is 'impotent', Khurshid should prove he's not: Uddhav

BJP's key ally in the NDA, the Shiv Sena, castigated External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday for his remarks against Narendra Modi and said he should prove himself first.

Live: FIR against RIL over gas prices, Moily hits back at Kejriwal
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Live: FIR against RIL over gas prices, Moily hits back at Kejriwal

The Aam Aadmi Party will on Tuesday hold a press conference in New Delhi where they will reportedly expose a major opposition party leader.

How he turned the tables: The Rahul Gandhi interview
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How he turned the tables: The Rahul Gandhi interview

Rahul did what he set out to do: Say his piece. What seemed like repetition, if not ducking, was a strategy he adopted to bludgeon the inquisitor softly, if not tire him out.