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Surat, June 3 (ANI): Zakia Jafri, the wife of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim and former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, on Monday accused the Narendra Modi-led Gujarat Government of playing 'dirty tricks' to divert attention from the case.
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) "Dance India Dance - Super Moms", "Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa" and "India's Dancing Superstar" - the Indian small screen seems to be bracing for a lot of dancing in the coming months. To some, it may appear to be an "overdose" of glitzy dance reality shows, but many hail the trend, saying such dance shows not only encourage talent but enhance the entertainment quotient on the small screen.
Ahmedabad, April 15 (ANI): Zakia Jafri, the wife of 2002 post-Godhra riots victim and former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, filed a protest petition in a local court on Monday seeking rejection of the SIT report giving a clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and others in connection with the Gulburg Society riot case.
Bangalore, March 20 (IANS) Next generation entrepreneurs and start-ups came together to display 29 innovative products here Wednesday at 'Tech Circle Demo 2013', the Indian edition of the world's leading technology products platform.
Islamabad, Feb 14 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has claimed that he had saved Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif from being hanged by former president Pervez Musharraf.
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a order entitling slain Congress MP Ehsan Jafri's wife Zakia Jafri to obtain the entire probe report submitted by Special Investigation Team (SIT) in the 2002 Gulberg Society riots case.
Agra, Feb 3 (IANS) Actor Farooque Shaikh Sunday demanded a fitting memorial and even a light and sound show to the doyen of Urdu poetry Mirza Ghalib in the Taj city where the poet was born in 1797.
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday asked an Ahmedabad court not to pronounce its orders on the closure report filed by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) into the allegations of inaction by Chief Minister Narendra Modi and senior state officials in the Gulberg Society carnage during the 2002 riots.
Washington, Dec 5 (IANS) A bipartisan group of US lawmakers joined family members of the victims of the 2002 Gujarat riots, including the widow of a former Indian parliamentarian, to seek a US visa ban for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
New Delhi, Dec.3 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that is probing the 2002 Gujarat riots to inform whether documents related to the closure report in the Congress leader Ehsan Jafri murder case can be provided to his wife Zakia Jafri.
Agra, Nov 30 (IANS) On the lines of the Jaipur Literature Festival, Agra is set to host a Taj City Literary Festival in February.
Ahmedabad, Nov.27 (ANI): Gulbarg Housing Society riot victim Zakia Jafri on Tuesday lost her right tofile her protest petition against the Special Investigation Team (SIT's) closure report on the riots case against Gujrat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.
Mumbai, Oct 23 (IANS) Independent filmmaker Iram Parveen Bilal, whose debut feature "Josh" was the only fiction film from Pakistan to be screened at the 14th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF), feels her biggest challenge was to raise funds as the country's industry is not so developed and lacks "streamlined infrastructure".
Islamabad, Sep 16 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 10 others injured in clashes between police and protesters outside the US consulate in Pakistan's port city of Karachi Sunday evening, said organisers of the protest against the controversial film allegedly insulting Islam.
Hyderabad, May 15 (IANS) "Mar ke bhi chain na paya to kidhar jayenge? (If there is no peace in death, then where will I go?" This Urdu couplet from Ibrahim Zauq aptly sums up the problem of the dead in Hyderabad.
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The CPI-M Friday sought a fresh investigation into Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's role in the 2002 riots, saying the Special Investigation Team (SIT) report was "flawed".
Ahmedabad, May10 (ANI): In a shocking claim, the main petitioner of Gulberg Society massacre that killed 69 including her husband and former Congress MP, Ehsan Jafri, Zakia Jafri, told the metropolitan court here on Thursday that the Special Investigation Team (SIT) closure report handed over to her on May 7 on the directions of the Supreme Court (SC) was, incomplete.
Ahmedabad, May 7(ANI): The Supreme Court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Monday handed over a copy of its closure report, one that gave a clean- chit to all 62 accused for the Gulberg Society massacre of 2002, to Zakia Jafri, wife of slain former Congress MP Ehsaan Jafri.
New Delhi/Ahmedabad, May 7 (IANS) Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's role in the 2002 riots in the state should be probed, Raju Ramachandran, the amicus curiae appointed by the Supreme Court in the case, has said in his final report.
New Delhi, Apr 26 (ANI): Union Law and Justice Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi should contemplate why the United States is still not in favour of giving him a visa.
Narendra Modi's career provides a classic example of how a kinky ideology can thwart political ambitions in a pluralistic society. Yet, when the same ideological outlook enabled him to scale the heights of political power by winning the 2002 assembly elections in Gujarat, the chief minister must have presumed that even greater successes were in store for him.
Now there is a big relief for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the special panel probing the 2002 Gujarat riots has gave a clean chit to him
Ahmedabad/New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) A special panel probing the 2002 Gujarat riots Tuesday gave a clean chit to Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the Gulberg massacre case, leading the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to demand that the 'vilification campaign' against him should stop and the Congress retorting that there was proof enough of the killings during the riots.
New Delhi, April 10 (IANS) After a special panel probing the 2002 Gujarat riots gave a clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Tuesday the "vilification campaign" against him should stop.
A magistrate court in Ahmedabad today asked Supreme Court appointed Special Investigating Team (SIT) team to deliver a copy of its final report to the complainant Zakia Jafri, who had asked SIT to give her a copy of Gulbarg Society Massacre Case in 2002 in which SIT had given clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and 57 others accused in the connection of Gujarat riots 2002.......
Ahmedabad, Apr 10 (ANI): The Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Tuesday gave clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the 2002 Gujarat riots case.
Ahmedabad, Mar 3 (ANI): A magisterial court here on Saturday rejected Zakia Jafri's plea to gain access to the Supreme Court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) report on the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case.
Ahmedabad, Feb.15 (ANI): A trial court here has deferred Zakia Jafri's plea to get a copy of the Special Investigation Team's (SIT) report on the post-Godhra riots that allegedly clears Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi of any wrong doing in the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case.
Ahmedabad, Feb 15 (ANI): A trial court here Wednesday passed an order allowing Zakia Jafri to receive a copy of Supreme Court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) closure report on Gulberg Society massacre case.
The Ahmedabad district court on February 15 will decide whether the closure report filed by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) for probing the prosecutable evidence against....
Ahmedabad, Feb 13 (ANI): An Ahmedabad court on Monday postponed its decision on hearing the closure report filed by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) in the Gulberg Society massacre case to February 15. The decision to be made is whether to make the report available to social activists or not.
Ahmedabad/Surat, Feb 13 (ANI): A trial court in Ahmedabad will hear the closure report filed by the Supreme Court appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) on the Gulbarg Society massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots.
Giving a clean chit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, the Special Investigating Team (SIT) who was investigating the Gulbarg Society Massacre case held in 2002....
Ahmedabad, Oct 6 (ANI): Human rights activist Teesta Setalvad has accused the Gujarat Government of victimising and intimidating witnesses and whistleblowers in the 2002 communal riots case.
Ahmedabad, Sep.17 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday began his three-day "Sadbhavna" fast with a call for "peace, unity and communal harmony".
New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Welcoming the Supreme Court's verdict to direct a trial court in Ahmedabad to examine Narendra Modi's alleged role into the 2002 riots case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday said the ruling Congress Party has become frustrated after its successive electoral defeats in Gujarat.
Mumbai, Sep 12 (ANI): Welcoming the verdict of the Supreme Court into the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani today said the decision has brought great relief to the party and to everyone who regards Narendra Modi as the model Chief Minister of the country.
Surat/New Delhi, Sep 12 (ANI): Zakia Jafri, the wife of former MP Ehsan Jafri who was killed in the Gulbarg Society carnage during the 2002 riots, expressing disappointment with the Supreme Court's decision today said that she would fight for justice till her last breath.
New Delhi, Sep.12 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has welcomed Monday's Supreme Court's decision to direct a Gujarat trial court to examine the alleged role of Chief Minister Narendra Modi and other officials during the 2002 communal riots in the state.
New Delhi, Sep 12 (ANI): The Congress on Monday said the Supreme Court's decision to refer the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case to a Gujarat magistrate's court, could not be seen as a clean chit for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi or his government.We should all respect the judgment of the Supreme Court and I should also say that the court has not given any clean chit to Narendra Modi and they have sent the report to the lower court and the lower court will look into it and then give its suggestions," said Congress spokesperson Rashid Alvi.
New Delhi, Sep 12 (ANI): Asserting that propaganda and falsehood is never a substitute for evidence, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Arun Jaitley, today said the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) had always maintained that allegations made against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in relation to the 2002 riots were absolutely false, and that there is not a shred of evidence with regard to his involvement in any of the incidents connected with the unfortunate riots.
Ahmedabad, Sep 12 (ANI): Welcoming the Supreme Court's verdict into the 2002 Gulbarg Society massacre case, the Gujarat Government on Monday expressed its commitment to ensure that the victims get justice as early as possible
New Delhi, Sep. 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday referred the case against Gujarat Chief MInister Narendra Modi in the Gulbarg Society massacre back to the court of the district magistrate.
New Delhi, Sep 12 (ANI): Terming the verdict of the Supreme Court into the 2002 riots case to be a huge step forward, human rights activist Teesta Setalvad on Monday said the decision to direct a Gujarat trial court to examine Chief Minister Narendra Modi's alleged role into the case cannot be considered as his victory.
London, July 19 (ANI): Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 2011 World Cup winning bat was auctioned of on Monday for Rs. 72 lakh at London's Hilton Hotel.
Ahmedabad, Apr 26 (ANI): A special court trying the Gulbarg carnage case of the 2002 Gujarat riots on Tuesday rejected the plea for further probe of the CD containing records of phone calls between police officers, political leaders and some of the accused during riots.
Islamabad, Mar 18 (ANI): The Chief Justice of the Lahore High Court (LHC), Justice Ijaz Chaudhry, has refused to hear a petition challenging the release of CIA contractor Raymond Davis today.
New Delhi, Oct 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday vacated its stay order in the 2002 Godhra communal riots case, thereby paving way for the trial court to pronounce its verdict.
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Thursday examine the report of the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing the role of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and other politicians in the 2002 Godhra communal riots.
Gandhinagar, Mar 29 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has described his marathon questioning by the Supreme Court-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) investigating the 2002 Gujarat riots case as a difficult moment of his life.
Gandhinagar, Mar.28 (ANI): Special Investigating Team (SIT) head R K Raghavan has said the questioning of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in connection with the 2002 communal riots and particularly with regard to the Gulbarg Society massacre, is a big step forward in seeking to deliver justice to the victims.
Ahmedabad, Mar 27 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi may appear before the Special Investigation Team (SIT) for interrogation on the 2002 Gujarat riots case on Saturday.
Lahore, Jan 11(ANI): A group of National College of Arts (NCA) students, who recently visited India to attend the annual National Association of Students of Architecture (NASA) convention in Chennai, have said that student-to-student interaction between the two countries can help clear misconceptions in the minds of people on both sides of the border.
Ahmedabad, July 7 (ANI): A Gujarat High Court judge has declined to hear a case challenging a probe by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) against state Chief Minister Narendra Modi and 62 others in the 2002 post-Godhra riots.
People of India have given their mandate for 15th general elections. Many views are being expressed about this mandate. Some analysts feel that this mandate is against the narrow mindedness of
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday included two more former police officers in a special panel it constituted last year to probe crucial cases of the 2002 communal violence in Gujarat
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): An advocate filed a petition before the Supreme Court on Friday seeking contempt proceedings against Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for his remarks in connection with the probe ordered against him and others for post-Godhra riots.
In a move to expedite the trial of 2002 Gujarat riots, the Supreme Court on Friday ordered the setting up of six fast track courts in five districts for conducting day-to-day trial after it vacated the stay on its trial.
The Supreme Court directed the Special Investigation Team Monday to investigate the Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's role in the post-Godhra carnage
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) Indian dances are not attracting sufficient audiences due to 'closed minds' and 'non-exposure', says veteran Kathak exponent Shovana Narayan. The danseuse feels classical arts should be included in school curricula to increase aesthetic appreciation.
While the whole India is passing through the 15th Lok Sabha elections, the only alive terrorist caught during the Mumbai terror attacks on November 26 (26/11) last year
Although the Indian National Congress (INC), which was the only leading political party in the freedom struggle, is presently leading the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government of India.
Last week was a time of great upheaval in the politics of Pakistan. The entire world watched Pakistan politics curiously. On all sides, the expectation was that Pakistan army
India, the world's largest secular democracy is going to face the general elections for Lok Sabha (House of the People) between the coming April 16 & May 13.
Last days, a video was issued by the terrorist organisation Al Qaeda. In this video, an Al Qaeda commander Mustafa Abu Al Yazid was shown spitting out poison against India, the US and Pakistan administration.
India, the largest democracy in the world is soon going to face the general elections of its Lok Sabha (House of the People). Election strategy is being prepared by all the regional & national political parties throughout India.
The analyst of American foreign policy say that America does not change its main policies regarding defence, foreign or finance, whatsoever party may be in office either Democrats or republicans and whosoever the president be there.
Inhuman action for 3 weeks continuously, on the Gaza region in Palestine in Middle Asia, by the Israel army, took more than thirteen hundred lives. It ended on January 17 (Saturday) when Israel cabinet
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Celebrities come together with artists to produce joints works of art to be auctioned and the money given to a charity - that is what India On Canvas 2009 is all about.
January 20, 2009 will be a memorable day, being anxiously awaited by the people of the world. It is a day that will say goodbye to the most controversial and criticized President George Bush
Many persons who occupied the President chair in USA have been respected not only by the people of America but by the people of the world also. But the policy played by the outgoing president George Bush II can't be forgotten.
The war clouds seem overcasting the two nuclear equipped countries India and Pakistan. It all started between two big giants of Asia after the terror attacks of November 26, 2008 on Mumbai.
The two nations, India and Pakistan which are equipped with the nuclear equipments, usually seen active in the directions of increasing mutual cooperation
Mumbai, the commercial capital of India, has not yet forgotten the serial blasts of last July 2006 that the terrorist tremored this cosmopolitan city of historical and cultural centre, once again on the last November26.
If one believes in the foretold forecast that was done at the time of the rise of the Islam, that in future there would be a Muslim group active among the Muslims following more rigidly the religious traditions of Namaz and Roza
New Delhi, Nov 23 (ANI): Pakistan pavilion at the India's biggest ongoing trade expo, 'India International Trade Fair' does brisk business as visitors throng the pavilion, famous for its jade and marble furnishings and decorative items.
In India, the Islamic scholars are continuously opposing the terrorism, at the national level. Well known that the world level religious organisation in India, Darul Uloom, Devband an international Islamic university in India issued Fatwa
Monday accounted itself into a 'black-day' in the annals of academic institutions, as the ABVP activists not only ransacked the office of the Delhi