Modi and Gujarat Riots


January 2016

My pain is nothing compared to that of the 2002 riot victims: Former Guj cop Rahul Sharma




December 2015

Congress didn’t let Sonia meet Zakia Jafri after riots: The chief of the Gujarat Intelligence Bureau DGP R B Sreekumar

It’s Time to Recall the Other Gujarat Model

September 2015

Activists ask Mark Zuckerberg to wash his hands after meeting with Modi

Email leaks show PM Modi, BJP President involved in Gujarat riots: Prashant Bhushan

Zakia Jafri fights Modi in ‘final’ court battle

India police officers feel targeted for offering evidence against prime minister

Is Teesta Setalvad India’s most hounded activist?

August 2015

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

Longtime Critic of Modi Is Now a Target

Policeman who accused Modi of role in riots is sacked

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

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

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

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.

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

July 2015

2002 Gujarat Riots Convict Babu Bajrangi Granted Bail for Sixth Time

Godhra riot perpetrators are scot free, why is Muslim being hanged here?

Modi wants CBI to hand over sensitive division to officer with controversial past

Arun Kumar Sharma’s name has been associated with the Ishrat Jahan encounter killing as well as Snoopgate

June 2015

Nishrin Jafri To Kavita Krishnan – Modi’s #SelfieWithDaughter Campaign Is Mired In Controversy

February 2015

Gujarat IPS officer Rahul Sharma who took on govt to retire

After Kodnani, her former assistant gets bail in 2002 Naroda Patiya riot case


May 2014

We must not turn a blind eye to the election of Narendra Modi, India’s Milosevic

April 2014

The Deadly Plan: How the Gujarat Riots were Engineered..

February 2014

Modi not suitable as PM, says ex-judge, activist Hosbet Suresh


December 2013

Narendra Modi’s Refusal to prosecute Purushottam Solanki


April 2013

GL Singhal’s Statement before CBI


March 2012

Gujarat riots: 10 People Who Got Away

February 2012

Gujarat Massacre: Statement of Justice Hosbet Suresh

Gujarat Revisited – Tauseef Hussain
(grand son of former M.P. Ahsan Jafri was killed in the Gujarat riots of 2002)

Haren Pandya spoke of Narendra Modi complicity in riots: Former HC judge

Gujarat govt, SIT destroyed evidence related to Godhra riots: Sanjiv Bhatt


August 2011

Gujarat riots: Whistleblower cop Rahul Sharma chargesheeted by Modi govt

Gujarat riots: How IPS officer Rahul Sharma exposed ‘rioters’


October 2010

Narendra Modi presided over ’02 riots: Zadaphia tells SIT

Gordhan Zadafia was a Minister of State for ‘Home and Security’ and ‘Police Housing (Independent Charge)’ in the Narendra Modi Government during 2001-2002

September 2010

RSS telling Zadaphia not to testify against Modi


November 2007

Gujarat riots: ‘Is It For Another Riot?’

A Midnight Meeting On Feb 27 And A Murdered Minister

Tehelka – GUJARAT 2002 – THE TRUTH

October 2007

CNN IBN: Narendra Modi First Interview With Karan Thapar 


May 2006

Baroda: The divided city


December 2004

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Smriti ‘Tulsi’ Irani has threatened to fast unto death demanding the resignation of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

Tulsi to go on fast unto death

Smriti Irani slams Modi, asks him to resign

I expected that he (Modi) would take a high moral ground and say fine, I step down. It is high time that Gujarat and Vajpayee got their pride and glory back which they genuinely deserved…to prove once and for all that we are a secular party which thinks in the national interest, any step taken in that direction should be welcomed,” she said.

Smriti Irani’s threat to ‘fast unto death’ till Narendra Modi took to sackcloth and ashes would have raised twitters of derision.

June 2004

Final Solution is a 2004 documentary directed by Rakesh Sharma about the 2002 communal Gujarat Riots

August 2004

Gujrat Riots : The tragedy of Bilkis Banu

Gujrat Riots : Bilkis case – Lapses in Gujarat police investigation

February 2004

Gujrat Riots : ‘How can I forgive them?’: Bilkis Banu



An inquiry into the carnage in Gujarat

August 2002

Gujarat Riots : Coping With Pain – Nishrin Hussain Jafri
(daughter of the former Member of Parliament Ahsan Jafri, burnt alive in Gujarat 2002)

June 2002

A Plot From The Devil’s Lair

(A late-evening meeting convened by Modi on February 27 ensured mobs a free hand the next day)


May 2002

The survivors speak – Gujarat

April 2002

“I am ashamed,” Vajpayee says in Gujarat; Amnesty demands justice

Gujarat Carnage 2002
Gujarat Riots 2002: A Report To the Nation by An Independent Fact Finding Mission

“We Have No Orders To Save You”

State Participation and Complicity in Communal Violence in Gujarat
Human Rights Watch (HRW)

India: Gujarat Officials Took Part in Anti-Muslim Violence



March 2002

Political direction and police support enable the death squads of the Hindu Right to run riot in Muslim neighbourhoods in Gujarat

NGO says Gujarat riots were planned

Thousands homeless in Gujarat

February 2002

The Truth: Gujarat 2002

– Haresh Bhatt

The Truth: Gujarat 2002
– Arvind Pandya

Clips of various clips from Tahelka sting operation on rioters and conspirators.

00:00 – Bajrangi gleefully explains the joy of killing Muslims
03:25 – Bajrangi: Modi fixed trials to free him & others
04:27 – Bhatt (BJP MLA) on pre-Godhra training/arming
06:42 – Bhatt: Modi explicitly gave 3 days to rioters
08:04 – Pandya (Govt defense): Modi ordered police inaction
09:26 – Pandya: Modi gave ‘all the signals’ to the rioters
10:28 – Dave (VHP) explains how they targeted Muslims
11:55 – Dave: Modi ensured the police didn’t target rioters
12:28 – Bhatt (Gujarat state prosecutor) explains how he & the other Gujarat government prosecutors tricked Muslims into believing they were prosecuting Hindu rioters but actually ensuring that they got away scot free.

When Jafri called Modi for help during riots, CM abused him


July 2015

1 July 2015

After a year of staying dry, the BJP is being showered with scandal

1 July 2015

Maharashtra BJP education minister Vinod Tawde in Rs 191-crore scam

1 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Tension in Muzaffarnagar village, Muslims remained besieged in a mosque for half a day

1 July 2015

Modi’s “maun” on the issue of tainted ministers

1 July 2015

India failed its constitution by ignoring rights violations in Kashmir: Amnesty International

Denied: Failures in accountability for human rights violations by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

2 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Hindus, Muslims pelt stones at each other as violence erupts yet again in Ballabhgarh

2 July 2015

Let’s call J&K BJP minister Lal Singh fiddling with young doctor’s collar what it is – sexual harassment

2 July2015

Madrasas to be de-recognised in Maharashtra

2 July2015

Transfer shocker in Rajasthan’s Kota: Urdu teachers sent to teach Sanskrit

3 July 2013

If Amarnath yatris are harmed, Haj pilgrims will face consequences : Sadhvi Prachi, BJP

4 July 2013

Tension in Baghpat village over killing of Muslim

4 July 2015

It’s Shruti Seth vs Narendra Modi #selfiewithdaughter

4 July 2015

Ballabgarh Communal Tension: Fires are out but riot-torn Atali continues to simmer, Muslims scared to come home

4 July 2015

RSS shakha spooks NE Delhi Muslims

5 July 2015

Chattisgarh CM BJP’s Raman Singh in dock over alleged Rs 1.5 lakh crore PDS scam

5 July 2015

Vyapam scam: Forget that journalist who died. Is he more important than I am: BJP Minister

6 July 2015

Despite Vyapam scam taint why does MP governor Ram Naresh Yadav enjoy Modi govt’s favour?

6 July 2015

Vyapam scam becomes a problem for BJP as opposition puts pressure for SC-monitored probe

6 July 2015

BJP on defensive as Vyapam scam death toll mounts

6 July 2015

Shiv Sena wants PM Modi to tell Muslims to accept the necessity of family planning

6 July 2015

Raje, RSS on collision course over demolition of temples

6 July 2015

Modi wants CBI to hand over sensitive division to officer with controversial past

Arun Kumar Sharma’s name has been associated with the Ishrat Jahan encounter killing as well as Snoopgate

6 July 2015

Why Modi’s appeal to Twitter trolls is too little, too late

6 July 2015

Vyapam Scam : Trainee sub-inspector Anamika Kushwaha, who was recruited through Vyapam, found dead

6 July 2015

Vyapam ‘Killer’ Scam Explained in 10 Points

7 July 2015

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen says Modi government wants control of academic bodies

7 July 2015

Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh wants ‘adhinayak’ removed from national anthem

7 July 2015

Is Dr. Subramanian Swamy a Hindu extremist?

8 July 2015

RSS affiliate wants minority status of educational institutions to be reviewed

8 July 2015

Narendra Modi gets a reality check as India investment fails to take off

8 July 2015

Vasundhara Raje Government Had Recommended Lalit Modi’s Name for Padma Award

9 July 2015

BJP and ABVP workers went inside hospital, beat up injured SFI activists

9 July 2015

Vyapam, Lalitgate scandals reveal a Modi govt that is far more brazen than corrupt UPA

10 July 2015

Under attack for Vyapam scam, Chouhan borrows a tactic Modi used after the Gujarat riots

10 July 2015

RSS cadres flood Nagpur with complaints about Modi government‘s performance

14 July 2015

It will take 25 years to deliver ‘Achhe din’; foundation being laid: Amit Shah

14 July 2015

BJP MLA Satish Malviya gets one-year jail for misbehaving with policeman

15 July 2015

“There is no regret on Vyapam. Only 2,000 recruitments were faulty and 31 people have died” – Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party chief Nand Kumar Chouhan

15 July 2015

Godhra riot perpetrators are scot free, why is Muslim being hanged here?

15 July 2015

Billionaire at Heart of Vyapam Scam Funded BJP, RSS Leaders: Tax Report

18 July 2015

Smriti Irani holds talks with RSS bodies on new education policy

19 July 2015

RSS abandoned me after I exposed Vyapam: Anand Rai

19 July 2015

Muzaffanagar riots accused BJP MLA Sangeet Som in row over degree claim

20 July 2015

Mumbai Mayor and Shiv Sena Leader Snehal Ambekar Has Compared PM Modi with Hitler

20 July 2015

How Baba Ramdev, and a Proxy Hindutva Agenda, Have Entered IIT Delhi

22 July 2015

Double Standards? RSS chiefs used to relish chicken, mutton dishes

22 July 2015

Has the BJP imported its ‘Love Jihad’ fear mongering into Bengal with the Tuktuki Mondal case?

22 July 2015

Why the BJP is appointing C-listers to head top institutions

23 July 2015

How Bal Thackeray and his Shiv Sena changed Mumbai forever

23 July 2015

2002 Gujarat Riots Convict Babu Bajrangi Granted Bail for Sixth Time

26 July 2015

Neither the Sangh Parivar nor the Telangana government can arrest my pen :Kancha Ilaiah

28 July 2015

2004 J&K mosque attack: A file goes missing, trail cold in attack by ‘Hindu extremists’

29 July 2015

The message is clear: The BJP is against terrorists only if those terrorists are Muslim

29 July 2015

In the times of Yakub Memon, remembering the Babri Masjid demolition cases

How Rajnath Singh’s BJP government in UP and the CBI under both NDA and UPA ensured that LK Advani and Sangh leaders got away with lighter charges.

31 July 2015

BJP’s new Tripura Governor has a controversial Twitter past, where he expresses his views on Gujarat violence of 2002 and Modi’s role in it