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


June 2015

1 June 2015

Vegetarian BJP CM Chouhan imposes ban on serving eggs at anganwadis

1 June 2015

Not just Madhya Pradesh: Denying eggs to malnourished children is common in BJP-run states

3 June 2015

Ram Temple row: ‘If ignored, Ram bhakts might erupt as volcano,’ warns Vinay Katiyar, BJP, Rajya Sabha MP

4 June 2015

Ballabhgarh Communal Tension : ‘Unbelievable, everything has been destroyed,’ say Muslims who returned to Ballabhgarh

5 June 2015

No info available on Modi govt’s achievements: PMO responds to an RTI

6 June 2015

Hindutva Terror : Rajgir tense day after protesters target Eidgah over refusal to use mela ground
Hindu groups vandalised majaar and damaged cemetries after being refused to organise theatre shows during mela.

6 June 2015

‘Leave this house or your girl will be raped‘ – Ahmedabad Story

8 June 2015

Shiv Sena asks for demolition of illegal mosques

8 June 2015

International Yoga day  : Don’t Make Surya Namaskar Mandatory In Schools, Says Muslim Body

9 June 2015

International Yoga day  : Those against Surya Namaskar should jump into sea: BJP MP Yogi Adityanath

9 June 2015

International Yoga day : Leave India if you are opposed to surya namaskarBJP MP Yogi Adityanath

10 June 2015

International Yoga day : ‘Namaaz is a form of Yoga,’ says BJP Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse

10 June 2015

International Yoga day :  Why Modi sarkar‘s Yoga Day plans worry Muslims?

10 June 2015

India Is Headed For A Constitutional Dictatorship

11 June 2015

In Maharashtra, suicide figures shoot through the roof
Cotton belt of Vidarbha – BJP Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis city- reported highest number of farmer suicides in state

17 June 2015

Hindu organizations demand ban on convent schools

18 June 2015

Gujarat government giving land benefit to modi suit buyer

19 June 2015

Modi Scam : IPL’s Modi days – A hotel bill amounting to Rs 1.56 crore and a guest list of top politicians – Vasundhara Raje of the BJP

19 June 2015

Modi Scam : Vasundhara Raje flew on plane chartered by Modi

19 June 2015

Modi Scam : Modi-Vasundhara Raje links find home in 2 heritage havelis

19 June 2015

BJP councillor locks out Muslim family in Moradabad

20 June 2015

Modi‘s Israel Stake

21 June 2015

International Yoga Day : Modi’s Worldwide Nautanki of Yoga

21 June 2015

International Yoga Day : Not invited to Yoga Day event, says V-P Hamid Ansari after Ram Madhav’ questions ‘absence’

21 June 2015

International Yoga Day : Amit Shah avoids practicing yoga in Patna

21 June 2015

International Yoga Day : Kiran Bedi says mega yoga event brought rains in Delhi

23 June 2015

Call goes out to mosques from Muslim law board: rally against rising Hindutva forces

23 June 2015

International Yoga Day : For Ram Madhav and RSS-BJP, Muslims will always be ‘Yavana snakes’

23 June 2015

International Yoga Day : Yoga opponents should go to Pakistan, Sadhvi Prachi says

24 June 2015

Modi Row : Lalit Modi’s posts mention Narendra Modi, call to Amit Shah

24 June 2015

BJP is mythicising its anti-Emergency role ? it did not face the brunt: academic DL Sheth—it-did-not-face-the-brunt-academic-dl-sheth

24 June 2015

Lottery king Santiago Martin’s son joins BJP

24 June 2015

Chikki scam : Rs 206 crore ‘chikki’ scam hits Maharashtra government, BJP MLA Pankaja Munde under scanner
Pankaja Munde at the Centre of Rs 206 crore Maharashtra Scam?

25 June 2015

Malegaon blast case : Since this new govt came, I have been told to go soft on accused (Hindu extremists): Special Public Prosecutor Rohini Salian

25 June 2015

Hindutva Terror : Why alarm bell matters: this could show the way for other ‘Hindu’ cases

25 June 2015

Malegaon blast case : NIA told me to go slow on 2008 Malegaon blast: Why Rohini Salian’s comments hurt the Modi govt

25 June 2015

‘Was Asked to go Soft on Malegaon Accused after BJP Came to Power‘: Prosecutor to NDTV

25 June 2015

Modi Scam : Vasundhara Raje’s Signed Support for Lalit Modi is Released

25 June 2015

Modi Scam : Vasundhara Raje on Extended London Trip When She Signed ‘Secret’ Document

25 June 2015

Smriti Irani Fake Degree : India education minister in fake degree row

25 June 2015

Smriti Irani Fake Degree : Setback for Minister Smriti Irani in Case Over Her College Degree

25 June 2015

Atal Behari Vajpayee, RSS cowered before Indira: Subramanian Swamy

25 June 2015
BJP Members Older Than 75 Declared ‘Brain Dead’, Says Party’s Yashwant Sinha

26 June 2015

Malegaon blast case : The main reason the BJP is afraid of saffron terror probes: they seem to point to the RSS

28 June 2015

Muzaffarnagar tense after Muslim youth thrashed by ‘Bajrang Dal’ members

29 June 2015

Vyapam scam: Deaths of 25 accused ‘natural’, says Home Minister Babulal Gaur, BJP

29 June 2015

Hindu religion has solution to all problems in world: Amit Shah, BJP

30 June 2015

Actress Shruti Seth trolled on Twitter for comments on Narendra Modi’s selfie with daughter

30 June 2015

BJP Government Hit by Second Scam Allegation, This Time Over Minister Vinod Tawde

30 June 2015

BJP‘s Vinod Tawde faces allegations of irregularities in awarding contract

30 June 2015

Disappointment creeping in over Modi govt’s reform pace: Moody’s

30 June 2015

Bajrang Dal men beaten Muslim man, parade him with hands tied through Shamli streets

30 June 2015

Muzaffarnagar Tense After Muslim Youth Thrashed by ‘Bajrang Dal’ Members

Muzaffarnagar Tense After Muslim Youth Thrashed by ‘Bajrang Dal’ Members

30 June 2015

Muslim, Christians scared of Modi Government

मोदी सरकार में डरे हैं मुसलमान, ईसाई?

30 June 2015

Gujarat Riots : Nishrin Jafri To Kavita Krishnan: Modi’s #SelfieWithDaughter Campaign Is Mired In Controversy