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Gulbarg massacre survivor to contest against Amit Shah in Gandhinagar; says will ensure justice for victims from Parliament
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Gulbarg massacre survivor to contest against Amit Shah in Gandhinagar; says will ensure justice for victims from Parliament

Firoz Khan Pathan, who is contesting against Amit Shah from Gandhinagar, highlighted the need for a strong leader to fight for justice for Gulbarg society massacre victims.

Burying the Massacred: In the Shade of Kalandari
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Burying the Massacred: In the Shade of Kalandari

In the testimonies of those who survived the “dhamaal” of 2002, especially the survivors from Gulbarg Society and Naroda Patiya, Kalandari Kabristan is an oft-named place, because it is here that they buried their dead.

2002 Gujarat riots case: Supreme Court to hear Zakia Jafri's plea against Narendra Modi clean chit in January
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2002 Gujarat riots case: Supreme Court to hear Zakia Jafri's plea against Narendra Modi clean chit in January

Zakia, the wife of Ehsan Jafri, an ex-MP who was killed in one of the worst incidents during the riots, has challenged the Gujarat High Court's October 5, 2017 order rejecting her plea against the SIT's decision.

SC defers Zakia Jafri's plea over Gujarat riots case till January: All you need to know about Gulbarg Society massacre
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SC defers Zakia Jafri's plea over Gujarat riots case till January: All you need to know about Gulbarg Society massacre

Ahmedabad court on Thursday convicted 24 people and pronounced 36 others as innocent in the sensational Gulbarg Society massacre case in Gujarat in which 69 people, including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, were brutally killed in 2002 in Ahmedabad.

Gujarat riots case: HC order tomorrow on Zakia Jafri's plea challenging clean chit to Narendra Modi and others
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Gujarat riots case: HC order tomorrow on Zakia Jafri's plea challenging clean chit to Narendra Modi and others

The Gujarat High Court is likely to pronounce its order on Monday on a petition by Zakia Jafri, widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri, challenging a lower court order upholding a clean chit to the then Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in the 2002 riots cases

Supreme Court grants six months to conclude trial in 2002 Naroda Gam riots
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Supreme Court grants six months to conclude trial in 2002 Naroda Gam riots

The Supreme Court on Monday granted six more months to a lower court in Gujarat to conclude trial in the 2002 Naroda Gam riots case, one of the nine post-Godhra riots matters probed by the apex court-appointed SIT pertaining to the killing of eleven members of a community.

No evidence of conspiracy in Gulbarg Society massacre, says court
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No evidence of conspiracy in Gulbarg Society massacre, says court

Rejecting the theory of a conspiracy behind the Gulbarg Society massacre here during the 2002 Gujarat riots, the special SIT court on said there was no evidence to support it.

Unmasking Teesta Setalvad: Here's why her NGO has lost its FCRA registration
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Unmasking Teesta Setalvad: Here's why her NGO has lost its FCRA registration

The cancellation of FCRA (Foreign Contribution Regulation Act) registration of Sabrang Trust is big blow to Teesta Setalvad and her secularist patrons and followers, both inside and outside of the country.

Gulbarg Society case: Sentencing of 24 convicts pushed to 13 June
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Gulbarg Society case: Sentencing of 24 convicts pushed to 13 June

The special SIT court hearing the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre is expected on Monday to fix the date for pronouncing the quantum of punishment for 24 convicted in connection with the killing of 69 people including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri

Gulbarg case: Ahmedabad Court postpones sentencing of 24 convicts to 10 June
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Gulbarg case: Ahmedabad Court postpones sentencing of 24 convicts to 10 June

Counsel for the 24 convicted in the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre, which left 69 people including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri dead, on Thursday sought lenient punishment for those guilty by the court which indicated that it will on Friday decide on the date of pronouncement of the quantum of sentence.

Gulbarg Society case: Quantum of sentence for 24 convicted likely Thursday
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Gulbarg Society case: Quantum of sentence for 24 convicted likely Thursday

A special SIT court is likely to pronounce the quantum of sentence on Thursday for the 24 convicted in the Gulbarg Society massacre

'Half-justice' in Gulbarg Society case is a win after Hashimpura, Maliana injustices
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'Half-justice' in Gulbarg Society case is a win after Hashimpura, Maliana injustices

In the context of Hashimpura and Maliana, conviction of 24 accused in Gulbarg has partly, if not substantially, restored trust in criminal justice system.

Gulbarg massacre: Conspirators can’t go scot free; riots don’t happen in a vacuum
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Gulbarg massacre: Conspirators can’t go scot free; riots don’t happen in a vacuum

Unless we acknowledge that Gulbarg riots didnt happen in a vacuum and these are only flash points in a long-drawn process, we will have getting people killed in such incidents.

Gulbarg verdict 'stain' on PM: Former Delhi CJ Sachar
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Gulbarg verdict 'stain' on PM: Former Delhi CJ Sachar

Former Chief Justice of Delhi Sachar, reacted on the verdict of a special court on Gulbarg society massacre

'Will appeal in higher courts': Who said what after the Gulbarg Society massacre verdict
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'Will appeal in higher courts': Who said what after the Gulbarg Society massacre verdict

The verdict on Gulbarg society massacre got mixed reactions from the victims of the kin and social activists, however the BJP has chosen not to react.

Gulbarg Society massacre: 36 accused let off; 'unfortunate' says Zakia Jafri
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Gulbarg Society massacre: 36 accused let off; 'unfortunate' says Zakia Jafri

The hearing for the 2002 post-Godhra riots case of Gulbarg Society, in which 69 persons including former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri were killed, is underway. 11 accused have been convicted so far for the murder and 13 more have been convicted under other charges.

Gulberg Society riot case: Court hears plea to make former cops accused
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Gulberg Society riot case: Court hears plea to make former cops accused

A special court conducting the trial in the 2002 Gulberg society riot case, where 69 people of the minority community were killed in post-Godhra violence, concluded its hearing today on a plea by survivors to arraign four former policemen as accused in the case.

No need for outrage: MHA decision to put Ford Foundation on watch-list is no big deal
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No need for outrage: MHA decision to put Ford Foundation on watch-list is no big deal

The home ministry's decision to scrutinise the usage of funds remitted by the Ford Foundation is more about checking where the money goes rather than a comment on what it thinks of the foundation's orientation

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.

Teesta Setalvad's bail plea given to new bench after judge's recusal: SC
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Teesta Setalvad's bail plea given to new bench after judge's recusal: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday stepped into the row over the transfer of activist Teesta Setalvad's anticipatory bail plea to a new bench, saying it was done after one of the judges of the previous bench recused from the case.