2002

Orissa High Court gives justice to woman after 14 years

Pratibha Das sat on hunger strike following the death of her three-and-a-half-year old child at Sishu Bhawan due to alleged medical negligence on 2002.

published on : 29th June 2019

IAF acknowledges of bombing Pakistani intruders in Kupwara during 2002 raids 

Talking about the Pakistan Air Force responding to the Balakot airstrike on February 27 after India struck the Jaish camps, the air chief said the Pakistani jets did not enter the Indian airspace.

published on : 25th June 2019

IPS officer convicted in Bilkis Bano case sacked a day before retirement

60-year-old R S Bhagora, who was to retire on May 31, was serving as Deputy Commissioner of Police (Traffic) with Ahmedabad Police when his dismissal order arrived.

published on : 8th June 2019

What about Gujarat riots, Owaisi asks Modi

Owaisi was reacting to Modi slamming Congress President Rahul Gandhi's advisor Sam Pitroda for his remark on the anti-Sikh riots.

published on : 11th May 2019

Vajpayee wanted to sack then-Gujarat CM Modi in 2002 but Advani stalled it: Yashwant Sinha

The former Union Minister also dismissed the controversy over the alleged misuse of INS Viraat by former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi as a non-issue.

published on : 10th May 2019

Bilkis Bano says will donate compensation money to help other rape survivors 

The apex court also directed the state government to provide her a government job and accommodation, according to the rules. 

published on : 25th April 2019

Compensate Gujarat riot victim Bilkis Bano with Rs 50 lakh, job, house: SC to Rupani government

A bench headed by Chief Justice Rajan Gogoi was informed by the Gujarat government that action has been taken against the erring police officials in the case.

published on : 23rd April 2019

People refused to translate 2002 Gujarat riots book: Ex-DGP R B Sreekumar

Noted Dalit writer and poet Raman Vaghela finally agreed to translate the book into Gujarati, said the former Director General of Police of Gujarat, R B Sreekumar.

published on : 19th April 2019

No bogie set afire to recreate 2002 Godhra train burning  for documentary shoot: Railways

Their clarification came after some media reports said an unused railway coach was Sunday set ablaze at Pratapnagar station in Vadodara during the enactment of the Godhra train burning incident.

published on : 4th March 2019

2002 Gujarat riots: SC to hear Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Narendra Modi in July

On February 8, 2012, the SIT filed a closure report, giving a clean chit to Modi and 63 others, including senior government officials, saying there was "no prosecutable evidence" against them.

published on : 11th February 2019

2002 Gujarat riots: Judge P.B. Desai ignored evidence, says activist Harsh Mander

He says that 'the learned judge', who retired in December 2017, overlooked statements by surviving witnesse.

published on : 9th January 2019

Revati Laul's 'The Anatomy of Hate' revisits Gujarat riots through perpetrators' accounts 

Author Revati Laul says it may seem profoundly foolish in the end to try and tell the story of a mob through the lives of only three random individuals.

published on : 16th December 2018

SC to hear in January Zakia Jafri's plea against clean chit to Narendra Modi in 2002 Godhra riots

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 HC's order rejecting her plea against the SIT's decision.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Accused in 2002 Akshardham temple attack in Gujarat arrested

Two armed terrorists had attacked the temple in Gandhinagar, killing 30 people and injuring eight on September 24, 2002.

published on : 26th November 2018

2002 Gujarat riots: SC defers hearing on Zakia Jafri's plea till November 26

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

published on : 19th November 2018
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