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“Idea came from Modi himself:” What Hindutva men said about Narendra Modi’s role in Gujarat 2002?

Of late, the Supreme Court dismissed a plea filed by Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging a clean chit given...

Activist Teesta Setalavad Sent to Five-Day Police Custody in Godhra Riots Case

Ahmedabad: Activist Teesta Setalavad, as well as former Gujarat director-general of police S.B. Sreekumar, have been sent to five-day police custody after being accused of...

Riots: I smell that same smell

By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya / Telegraph India A little more than 20 years ago, on a bright March morning, I was standing in front of...

Teesta Setalvad Arrest: Zakia Jafri’s Case is Reminder of How the Guilty of Gujarat Subverted Law

By Teesta Setalvad / The Wire These words ring true in the ongoing Zakia Jafri case. When her criminal complaint into the Gujarat killings of...

Teesta Setalvad’s arrest deeply concerning, say UN official, rights bodies and activists

A United Nations official on Saturday expressed deep concern about the arrest of human rights activist Teesta Setalvad by the Gujarat Police. “Teesta is a...

Gujarat Police take Mumbai activist Teesta Setalvad into custody for alleged forgery

The Gujarat Police’s Anti-Terror Squad on Saturday took Mumbai activist Teesta Setalvad into custody and aim to move her to Ahmedabad, a lawyer familiar...

Since Ram Navami Violence, Gujarat’s Muslim Women Wage A Silent Battle, Allege State Bias

By KAUSHIK RAJ & SABAH GURMAT / Article-14 Himmatnagar/Khambhat, Gujarat: Saeen Parveen Bano, a 35-year-old domestic worker and a mother to four boys, said the policemen...

Kanpur Violence: FIR Reveals ‘Retaliatory’ Stone-Pelting, Fire-Cracker Hurling, Yet ‘One-Sided’ Action so Far

By Tarique Anwar / News Click Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh)/New Delhi: Protests to press forth the demand for legal action against two ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)...

Twenty Muslims held in Gujarat for protesting without permission

Ahmedabad : As many as 20 Muslim leaders, including women were arrested by the police on Sunday afternoon after they gathered in the Juhapura...