August 2015

4 August 2015

Gujarat Riots 2002: I quit Gujarat judiciary because govt. wanted me to act against minority: Former Gujarat judge

http://www.indiatomorrow.net/eng/i-quit-gujarat-judiciary-because-govt-wanted-me-to-act-against-minority-former-judge

Gujarat Riots 2002: I was sick of the hateful climate in Gujarat: judge explains why he quit after the riots Former Ahmedabad City Court judge
Himanshu Trivedi recounts the anti-Muslim sentiment expressed by lawyers and judges after the 2002 communal violence.

http://scroll.in/article/746832/i-was-sick-of-the-hateful-atmosphere-in-gujarat-judge-explains-why-he-quit-after-the-riots

Gujarat Riots 2002: Former Gujarat Judge Says He Quit Over Government’s Anti-Muslim Bias

http://thewire.in/2015/08/04/former-gujarat-judge-says-he-quit-judiciary-over-governments-anti-muslim-bias-7822/


5 August 2015

Bangalore Muslim boy asked to recite Hindu prayer, ‘humiliated’

http://www.hindustantimes.com/indiatemplate/bangalore-muslim-boy-asked-to-recite-hindu-prayer-humiliated/article1-1376426.aspx

http://www.firstpost.com/india/muslim-boy-forced-to-recite-hindu-prayer-in-secular-school-2379906.html


6 August 2015

Gujarat Riots 2002: State’s job to repair masjids, Centre tells Supreme Court

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/2002-gujarat-riots-states-job-to-repair-masjids-centre-to-sc/


6 August 2015

BJP MLA Vel Singh Bhuriya threatens journalist with an ‘encounter’

http://www.news18.com/news/madhya-pradesh/bjp-mla-vel-singh-bhuriya-loses-cool-threatens-journalist-with-an-encounter-782391.html


5 August 2015

RTI queries reveal Modi govt spent Rs 24 cr on ads

http://www.firstpost.com/india/hardselling-mann-ki-baat-yoga-day-rti-queries-reveal-modi-govt-spent-rs-24-cr-ads-2379740.html


9 August 2015

#DegreeDikhaoPMSaab Indian Twitterati Question The Academic Accomplishments Of PM Narendra Modi

http://www.indiatimes.com/news/degreedikhaopmsaab-indian-twitterati-question-the-academic-accomplishments-of-pm-narendra-modi-243960.html


09 August 2015

Government Cites ‘Security Implications’ to Deny RTI Query on Identity of Nehru Vandal

http://thewire.in/2015/08/09/government-cites-security-implications-to-deny-rti-query-on-identity-of-nehru-vandal-8131/


11 August 2014

These 10 Excerpts From Indian Textbooks Are Seriously Terrifying

http://homegrown.co.in/these-10-excerpts-from-indian-text-books-are-seriously-terrifying/


11 August 2015

27 judges, sitting & retired, get High Court notice for plots they got from Gujarat govt

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/gujarat/27-judges-sitting-retired-get-high-court-notice-for-plots-they-got-from-gujarat-govt/

 


12 August 2015

BJP legislator’s mega township project got undue benefits from Chavan government

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/bjp-legislators-mega-township-project-got-undue-benefits-from-chavan-govt/


13 August 2015

RSS ‘capturing’ educational institutions

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-rss-capturing-educational-institutions-rahul-gandhi-2114020


13 August 2015

BJP workers held for posing as fake officials and stealing electoral cards

http://navbharattimes.indiatimes.com/state/other-states/bangalore/chennai/five-bjp-workers-held-for-posing-fake-officials/articleshow/48469627.cms


17 AUGUST 2015

Donald Trump, Subramanian Swamy: Right, politically incorrect

http://www.hindustantimes.com/manujoseph/india-s-trumps-have-a-field-day/article1-1380779.aspx


17 AUGUST 2015

Hindu-Muslim “unity rally” in Muzaffarnagar cancelled after BJP opposition

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Delhi/unity-rally-cancelled-after-bjp-opposition/article7548616.ece


19 AUGUST 2015

Vyapam whistleblower: RSS can’t remove Chouhan

http://scroll.in/article/749201/vyapam-whistleblower-rss-cant-remove-chouhan-because-its-now-become-a-bjp-vs-congress-fight


19 August 2015

Gujarat Riots 2002: Longtime Critic of Modi Is Now a Target

http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/20/world/asia/teesta-setalvad-modi-india.html


20 August 2015

Modi government removes Enforcement Directorate Chief Rajan S Katoch
Clean chit to Sonia and Rahul Gandhi led to the ouster of ED chief?

http://www.amarujala.com/feature/samachar/national/govt-removes-ed-chief-rajan-s-katoch-hindi-news/

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150820/jsp/frontpage/story_38176.jsp

http://www.newsnation.in/article/88264-rajan-katoch-out-karnal-singh-acting-enforcement-directorate-chief.html


20 August 2015

Gujarat Riots 2002: Policeman who accused Modi of role in riots is sacked

http://scroll.in/article/749783/tying-up-the-loose-ends-of-2002-police-officer-who-accused-modi-of-complicity-in-violence-is-sacked

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/gujarat-police-officer-sanjiv-bhatt-first-suspended-now-sacked-1209103


20 August 2015

Gujarat Riots 2002: Zakia Jafri’s fresh plea for justice take Gujarat riot investigations to Modi’s doorstep

http://scroll.in/article/749408/will-zakia-jafris-fresh-plea-for-justice-take-gujarat-riot-investigations-to-modis-doorstep


20 August 2015

Attack on a prominent Faizabad mosque ignites fears of a larger communal design

http://scroll.in/article/749596/attack-on-a-prominent-faizabad-mosque-ignites-fears-of-a-larger-communal-design

http://www.oneindia.com/india/up-place-worship-set-on-fire-faizabad-1842626.html


21 August 2015

Viral image of two young women tells us about the Hindutva laboratory in Karnataka

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mangaluru/Mangaluru-college-suspends-girls-after-their-WhatsApp-pics-go-viral/articleshow/48525541.cms

http://scroll.in/article/749810/what-a-viral-image-of-two-young-women-tells-us-about-the-hindutva-laboratory-in-karnataka


24 August 2015

Gujarat Riots: The lesson from Sanjiv Bhatt’s dismissal: there’s nobody to protect whistle-blowing civil servants

http://scroll.in/article/750513/the-lesson-from-sanjiv-bhatts-dismissal-theres-nobody-to-protect-whistle-blowing-civil-servants


25 August 2015

BJP never promised Acche Din,’ Says BJP Union Minister Narendra Tomar

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/bjp-never-promised-acche-din-says-union-minister-narendra-tomar-then-clarifies-1210666


26 August 2015

Student wing of RSS and BJP – ABVP members assaulted us, asked if we were from Pak: SFI activists to police

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/delhi/abvp-members-assaulted-us-asked-if-we-were-from-pak-sfi-activists-to-police/

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/kerala/sfi-abvp-activists-clash/article7401607.ece


26 August 2015

Where are the Achche Din: 5 promises that have come back to haunt PM Modi

http://www.catchnews.com/politics-news/where-are-the-achhe-din-5-promises-that-have-come-back-to-haunt-narendra-modi-1440531049.html


27 August 2015

PM Narendra Modi’s jobs promise hit as construction sees slowdown

http://indianexpress.com/article/business/economy/indian-construction-slowdown-hits-pm-narendra-modis-jobs-promise/


27 August 2015

Gujarat Riots: SC questions Gujarat HC order: Can a state be asked to rebuild places of worship

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/can-court-ask-state-to-compensate-damage-of-religious-places-during-riots-supreme-court/


29 August 2015

Every Hindu family with five children will get Rs 2 lakh: Shiv Sena

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/politics/every-hindu-family-with-five-children-will-get-rs-2-lakh-shiv-sena/

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