India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
The Nanavati Commission submitted its second and final report today on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. More than 1,000 people, mostly Muslims, had died in the riots.
India | Reported by Rohit Bhan (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday September 29, 2014
More than 200 people have been arrested in the town of Vadodara in Gujarat after days of communal tension and violence between Hindus and Muslims.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from Reuters) | Monday September 29, 2014
140 people have been arrested in Vadodara, Gujarat, in connection with communal violence in the city allegedly triggered by an image posted on Facebook. Two men were stabbed yesterday during riots, the police said. No incident of violence has been re...
India | Agencies | Saturday September 27, 2014
As he arrives for his first trip to the United States in over a decade, a US court has given Prime Minister Narendra Modi 21 days to answer allegations that he failed to stop the communal riots in Gujarat in 2002.
India | Agencies | Friday September 26, 2014
A US court has ordered Prime Minister Narendra Modi to answer allegations that he failed to stop the communal riots in Gujarat in 2002, overshadowing his first trip to the United States in over a decade.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday September 25, 2014
In 2005, an empty chair at New York's Madison Square Garden represented Narendra Modi for thousands of Indians who wanted to meet him. Nine years on, Prime Minister Modi will finally keep his date with his audience.
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."