Godhra, India Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Godhra carnage: Key accused Farooq Mohammad Bhana held by ATS after 14 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | India.com

    Ahmedabad, May 18: On the run for 14 years, the key accused in the 2002 Godhra train carnage, in which 59 kar sevaks were killed, was today arrested by the Gujarat ATS. The train carnage had triggered widespread riots in the state.

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  2. Godhra train carnage: After 14 years, mastermind nabbed by Gujarat ATSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | DNA India

    After giving police a slip for 14 years , alleged mastermind of the Godhra attack Farooq Bhana has been nabbed by Gujarat ATS,reports The Indian Express. On February 27, 2002 Sabarmati Express was set afire in Godhra, about 125km from Ahmedabad,killing 59 passengers.

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    May 18, 2016 | Gujarat Global

    Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The state Anti terrorist squad today arrested Farooq Bhana, alleged mastermind of Godhra train burning after 14 years. He was absconding since February 2002 and police caught him today from Kalol where he had gone to meet his relatives.

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  4. Ex-Godhra municipality corporator arrested in Sabarmati Express burning caseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Indian Express

    The Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad on Wednesday arrested Farooq Bhana, the alleged mastermind behind setting fire to Sabarmati Express train in which 59 persons were killed at Godhra railway station on February 27, 2002. A day later, the incident led to widespread riots in various parts of the state.

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  5. 238 deaths later, silicosis is still the killer in Godhra's quarriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Indian Express

    In Dahod, silicosis-affected Jaswant Manjhi lost his elder brother Mukesh, sister Kokila and her husband Tansinh to the disease. JASWANT Manjhi had not heard of silicosis, even after it started eating away at his body.

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  6. Silicosis deaths: Supreme Court asks Gujarat to pay Rs 7 crore, pulls up chief of pollution boardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The Indian Express

    In February, Supreme court asked the CPCB to apprise it of steps taken to prevent the disease and to provide workers a dignified and safe working environment. In a rare order, the Supreme Court has issued a bailable warrant against the chief of the Central Pollution Control Board after he did not show up to explain steps taken for preventing death of workers due to silicosis, a lung disease caused by inhalation of dust containing silica.

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  7. #NamoVijayDivas: Nation recalls May 16, 2014, when nationalist regime ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | India.com

    New Delhi, May 16: As Twitterati began using #NamoVijayDivas, people across the nation began recalling this historic day of 2014 when nation elected a nationalist regime to power. 'May 16' would always be remembered as the day when the electorate of majoritarian community blurred the lines of caste to take a decision in the interest of nation.

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  8. Religious freedom: US report blames India, MEA hits backRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Times of India

    United States Commission on International Religious Freedom has said in its 2016 annual report that "India is on a negative trajectory in terms of religious freedom". This has rekindled an old feud between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the independent, bipartisan federal government commission.

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  9. India junks US report on religious freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Times of India

    United States Commission on International Religious Freedom's report that India is on a negative trajectory on religious freedom has rekindled an old feud between PM Modi and the commission. Junking the report, the Centre has said that the foreign entity had no locus standi to pronounce such judgment.

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  10. Gulberg case: Accused who jumped parole nabbed in RajasthanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | DNA India

    The Gulberg Society case is one of the nine cases of the 2002 Gujarat riots which is being probed by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team . A Special Operations Group team has nabbed an accused of the 2002 Gulberg Society massacre case, who has been on run after jumping parole last month, from Rajasthan while search is on to trace another accused, an officer said on Monday.

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  11. Why else would Didi say 'if you think I am chor' ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | The Telegraph

    Calcutta, April 25: On a day central forces made Salt Lake an oasis of peace, Mamata Banerjee told Jadavpur something that was inconceivable a few years ago: "If you consider me a thief, don't vote for me." " Jodi mone koren ami chor, vote deben na.

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  12. Indian Judicial Service should be constituted for better quality of judgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Merinews

    Chief Justice of India, T.S. Thakur became emotional on the aspect of quite low number of judges in the country at the conference of Chief Ministers and Chief Justices of High Courts held at New Delhi on Sunday. Indian Judicial Service should be constituted for better quality of judges.

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  13. Relentless demonisation of Narendra Modi is wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Last week I met the Prime Minister to give him a copy of my new book and was surprised to find him unchanged. Media reports and political gossip had led me to believe that the 'chaiwallah' from Gujarat was so glamourised by his new job that he had become big-headed and bumptious.

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  14. Qutubuddin Ansari, the face of 2002 Gujarat riots upset over Congress misusing his pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Merinews

    As per official figures, 790 Muslims and 254 Hindus lost their lives in the 2002 Gujarat riots and almost 2,500 people were left injured. They say that an image is capable of speaking a thousand words, and sometimes an image becomes so symbolic of an incident, that it is remembered immortally.

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  15. Jihadi case: Gujarat HC upholds acquittal of two accusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The Indian Express

    The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday upheld the order of a trial court which had dropped criminal proceedings against Asgar Ali and Mohammed Abdul Rauf in connection with the 2003 alleged "ISI or jihadi Conspiracy" case to avenge the 2002 riots. Asgar, originally from Hyderabad, had been convicted in BJP leader and former minister of state for home Haren Pandya murder case as a main accused but subsequently got acquitted.

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  16. Jamiat Mega conference: - No need for certificate of nationalism... a Muslim is Indian by choice'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Around two lakh Muslims gathered at a Jamiat Ulema-I-Hind conference in Godhra where prominent community leaders and social activist Swami Agnivesh spoke about the growing "insecurity" in the country and also rejected the "need for a certificate" of nationalism amid raging political debate over the issue of "Bharat mata ki jai". The conference was held Sunday evening in presence of Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind general secretary Maulana Mahmood Madani who avoided any direct reference to the "Bharat mata ki jai" issue, but said Muslims in the country are Indians "by choice", as he mentioned the partition and creation of Pakistan in 1947.

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  17. February visit cancelled, Manmohan Singh now to visit Gandhinagar on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | The Indian Express

    Former prime minister Manmohan Singh, whose last visit to Gujarat scheduled on February 27, was cancelled due to "security reasons", is now expected to visit on March 19. He will be in Gandhinagar at the invitation of Congress Legislature Party leader Shankersinh Vaghela to inaugurate a college building under the aegis of his trust-run Bapu Gujarat Knowledge Village. Last time, Singh's visit, apart from coinciding with the anniversary of the Sabarmati express train burning at Godhra, of 2002, had also coincided with the Gujarat BJP 's felicitation of its national president Amit Shah on his second term which was also held in Gandhinagar.

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  18. Gujarat: 11 killed, 28 injured after tractor trolley falls into wellRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Godhra , Mar.12 : At least 11 people died and 28 others injured after a tractor trolley fell into a well in Sehra area of Gujarat's Godhra District on Saturday. The incident took place when people on a tractor were going to perform the last rites of their relative.

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  19. 10 die as tractor falls into well in VadodaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | The Times of India

    VADODARA: Ten persons died and 27 were injured when a tractor-trailer fell in a well adjoining a road in the Mahisagar district in Gujarat on Saturday afternoon. The tractor-trailer was a carrying persons who were going for a cremation along with others who were travelling in another similar vehicle.

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  20. After 14 years, Gujarat court acquits 118 people accused in 2002 riots caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | The Indian Express

    On Friday Additional Sessions Judge NT Solanki acquitted the accused due to "lack of evidence" as communities living in the neighborhood refrained from deposing against each other. According to Public Prosecutor Advocate Paresh Dhora, the accused were arrested from neighbouring areas in a continuing FIR of the incidents of violence between March 1 and March 2, 2002.

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