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Gujarat 2002: Judges legitimized Hindu supremacy instead of dispensing justice

Even as the RSS leader admired Hitler’s crimes against Jews, he also favored Jews forcibly occupying Palestine

The false case against Sanjiv Bhatt: A timeline

Law enforcement in Gujarat left no stone unturned to ensure Bhatt was incarcerated. That deviates significantly from the norm.

17 years on, Gujarat massacre of Muslims still polarizes Indian politics

Shakeela Bano, a witness who lost her family in the 2002 massacre of Muslims in India’s western state of Gujarat, poses during an interview...

‘Clean chit’ to Narendra Modi did not absolve him in Gujarat...

An excerpt from Harsh Mander’s book, ‘Between Memory and Forgetting’ that revisits the communal violence in Gujarat in 2002.

Sohrabuddin fake encounter: How the Supreme Court ordered CBI inquiry

The Supreme Court had to directly intervene and transfer the case to the CBI because it was convinced that the Gujarat police was impeding the investigation.

Astounding depositions in the final days of the Sohrabuddin trial

Statements by the last two prosecution witnesses are a reminder that skeletons in the cupboard can make a lot of noise

Amit Shah among main conspirators in Sohrabuddin fake encounters, chief investigating...

During his deposition before the special court CIO Sandeep Tamgade said he did not have any documented evidence to prove his claim in the charge sheet filed by him.

A ‘normal’ anomaly: Displacement due to communal violence in Gujarat

The fleeing of lakhs of Muslims from their homes in Gujarat during the 2002 violence and their subsequent relocation in “resettlement colonies” or in places of Muslim concentration has been termed migration by the state and displacement by human rights organizations. This article revisits the events of that year to examine the displacement/migration question

Crime against humanity: An inquiry into the carnage in Gujarat

Mapping the violence Sixteen of Gujarat’s 24 districts were engulfed in the most organised armed mob attacks on Muslims between February 28 and March 2,...