India | Rohit Bhan | Thursday July 31, 2014
Maya Kodnani, a former minister in the Gujarat government who has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the riots of 2002, will remain on bail for now, the Gujarat High Court said today.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Rohit Bhan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Maya Kodnani, a former minister in the Gujarat government who has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the riots of 2002, was granted bail today on medical grounds.
India | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, who was sentenced to 28 years in jail for murder during the 2002 riots, has been granted bail on health grounds.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Monday July 28, 2014
C T Ravi, a BJP legislator and a senior member of the party has sought to clarify that a "controversial" comment he posted on Twitter on Sunday was not intended "to inflame communal passion."
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 16, 2014
The Gujarat High Court today directed the G T Nanavati Inquiry Commission, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots, to give suspended IPS officer Sanjeev Bhatt access to all intelligence documents pertaining to the riots by Friday.
Election 2014 | Agencies | Tuesday May 13, 2014
President Barack Obama faces the prospect this week of having to offer his congratulations to Narendra Modi, who was barred from the United States less than 10 years ago after the 2002 communal riots in Gujarat.
India | Devesh Kumar | Tuesday May 13, 2014
Mukul Sinha, a Gujarat High Court lawyer who had made a name for himself fighting cases on behalf of the victims of riots that tore through the state in 2002, passed away in Ahmedabad today. He was 63.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Targeting Narendra Modi on the issue of Gujarat riots, RJD President Lalu Prasad today described the BJP Prime Ministerial candidate as an "executioner".
Election 2014 | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday April 28, 2014
A day after her party declared Narendra Modi "the butcher of Gujarat," Mamata Banerjee described the BJP's prime ministerial candidate as an "architect of riots" and said his "gyaan (insight) on development" is not needed in her state.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Friday April 25, 2014
The author of a new biography on Narendra Modi, the BJP's prime ministerial candidate, says the leader was not reluctant to discuss the 2002 riots in his home state of Gujarat, where he is still chief minister.
India | Tejas Mehta | Tuesday April 22, 2014
A documentary on the communal riots that tore through Gujarat in 2002 has pitted its director Rakesh Sharma against Anupam Kher, the popular actor who has been accused of stalling its clearance in his capacity as chairperson of the Central Board of F...
Elections | Sanjay Jha | Friday April 18, 2014
He was "colossal disaster" as a PM, writes Sanjay Jha.
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 16, 2014
BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today said he was never silent on the 2002 riots in his Gujarat, but no one ever tried to "understand the truth," which he blamed on a conspiracy.
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Narendra Modi has said that he was never silent on the 2002 riots in his Gujarat, but there was no exercise to "understand the truth."
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Tuesday April 15, 2014
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has side stepped a question on apologising for the 2002 riots which took place on his watch in Gujarat.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday April 14, 2014
The Prime Minister's Office is reportedly planning to ask Narendra Modi if letters between him and Vajpayee, written in the days after the 2002 riots in Gujarat, can be made public.
India | Devesh Kumar | Friday April 11, 2014
The Supreme Court today declined to reconstitute the Special Investigation Team, or the SIT, set up to probe the Gujarat riot cases.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
In another sharp attack on BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee today alleged that a person who caused riots could not become the Prime Minister of the country.
Election 2014 | Reported by Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 3, 2014
Omar Abdullah has said that he had resigned as a union minister after the 2002 Gujarat riots, but it was not accepted by then prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday April 3, 2014
It's been a good Thursday for the Narendra Modi government in Gujarat, just four days before polling begins in the general elections. This morning a minister was acquitted in a murder case and the Supreme Court has now praised the Special Investigati...