riots

Nanavati Commission report exposes 'conspiracy' to defame Modi: BJP takes potshots at Congress

The commission's report, tabled in the Gujarat Assembly on Wednesday by BJP leader Jadeja, gave a clean chit to then chief minister Narendra Modi-led state government for the 2002 riots.

published on : 11th December 2019

2002 Gujarat riots: Nanavati commission gives clean chit to former CM Modi

The commission report blamed the cops saying they were unable to contain the mob and has recommended inquiry/action against erring police officers.

published on : 11th December 2019

Nanavati Commission report on 2002 riots tabled in Gujarat Legislative Assembly

Retired Justices GT Nanavati and Akshay Mehta had in 2014 submitted their final report on the 2002 riots to the then state chief minister Anandiben Patel.

published on : 11th December 2019

Narasimha Rao's grandson takes exception to Manmohan's comments on anti-Sikh riots

Singh should also know that Rao, as the then Home Minister, was asked not to give independent instructions as the PMO was completely seized of the matter, N V Subhash claimed.

published on : 6th December 2019

2013 Muzaffarnagar riots: Father of youth killed in Kawal goes missing

Bishan Singh, who is an accused in the 2013 Shahnawaz murder case, is missing and a complaint was lodged on Wednesday, a senior police official said.

published on : 5th December 2019

If Narasimha Rao had heeded Gujral's advice, 1984 massacres could have been avoided: Manmohan

Gujral was the 12th Prime Minister of India between April 1997 and March 1998 and propounded the 'Gujral Doctrine' of five principles for maintaining good relations with India's neighbours.

published on : 5th December 2019

Centre seeks SC nod to disband SIT set up to investigate 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases

During the hearing, Centre placed the SIT’s final report in a sealed cover before a bench comprising Chief Justice of India SA Bobde and justices BR Gavai and Surya Kant.

published on : 30th November 2019

Centre seeks SC's permission to disband SIT probing 1984 anti-Sikh riots

The SIT presently has only two members as retired IPS officer Rajdeep Singh had declined to be a part of the team on 'personal grounds'.

published on : 29th November 2019

We don't fear repeat of post-Babri violence, say Mumbaikars who lived through the worst

"People now know that riots are used by criminals on both sides for their benefit and hence I don’t think the situation will ever arise again in Mumbai,” said journalist Quaid Najmi. 

published on : 9th November 2019

Anti-Sikh riots: SC directs examination of ex-Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's health condition 

The top court sought a report in four weeks from the panel of doctors constituted by the AIIMS director after Kumar sought an urgent listing of his bail plea on health grounds.

published on : 6th November 2019

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC to consider urgent hearing to Sajjan Kumar's bail plea

Earlier Sajjan Kumar had moved the top court challenging the conviction and award of life imprisonment by the high court.

published on : 4th November 2019

PM should act on Srikrishna Commission report on 1993 Mumbai riots: Asaduddin Owaisi

The AIMIM chief accused the PM of indulging in 'dog-whistle politics' by raising controversial topics in poll speeches.

published on : 18th October 2019

Gujarat government never helped in providing compensation despite SC order: Bilkis Bano's husband

Yakoob Rasool said his family sent two notices to the Vijay Rupani-led state government, reminding it of the SC order, but it did not even reply, following which they approached the apex court again.

published on : 1st October 2019

Give Rs 50 lakh, job and house to 2002 Gujarat riots victim Bilkis Bano: SC to Gujarat government

A bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked the Gujarat government as to why it has not given the compensation, job and accommodation to Bilkis despite the apex court's April 23 order.

published on : 30th September 2019

Ensure reopening of 1984 massacre cases: SAD president to Jharkhand CM

Addressing a congregation as part of the 550th birth anniversary celebrations of Guru Nanak Dev here, the SAD president said that more than 100 Sikhs were brutally killed in Bokaro in 1984.

published on : 29th September 2019
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