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Nanavati Commission gets 24th extension 30.9.2014 Zee News : States
Gujarat Government on Tuesday granted yet another extension of one month till October 31 to the Justice Nanavati Commission, the 24th since it was set up, probing the 2002 post-Godhra riots.
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Bal Thackeray saved Modi when he was Gujarat CM, says Uddhav 27.9.2014 New Kerala: Maharashtra
Mumbai, Sep 27 : In a scathing attack on former ally BJP, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray Saturday blamed it for the alliance's break-up while claiming it was party patriarch Bal Thackeray who saved Narendra Modi as Gujarat chief minister in the wake of the nationwide clamour for his removal post-Godhra riots.
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Bal Thackeray saved Modi when he was Gujarat CM, says Uddhav 27.9.2014 All News-IANS Stories
In a scathing attack on former ally BJP, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray Saturday blamed it for the alliance's break-up while claiming it was party patriarch Bal Thackeray who saved Narendra Modi as Gujarat chief minister in the wake of the ...
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Bal Thackeray saved Modi when he was Gujarat CM, says Uddhav 27.9.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Mumbai, Sep 27: In a scathing attack on former ally BJP, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray Saturday blamed it for the alliance's break-up while claiming it was party patriarch Bal Thackeray who saved Narendra Modi as Gujarat chief minister in the
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BJP had decided to break alliance beforehand: Uddhav 27.9.2014 deccanherald.com
Days after Shiv Senas 25-year-old alliance with BJP snapped in the run-up to October 15 Assembly elections, party chief Uddhav Thackeray today raised "Marathi pride" as its main poll plank claiming that BJP had decided to break the alliance beforehand. Addressing his first rally here tonight after the bitter break-up between the alliance partners on Thursday, Uddhav said he was not hankering after the chief ministers post. "...But if you are going to challenge me, I will show you that I will contest in your stronghold and become chief minister," he said. Uddhav said that as Sena chief he tried till end to save the alliance. "I apologise to Maharashtra. It was not Uddhav Thackeray who broke the alliance. I tried till the end to save the alliance," he said. Refuting reports that he had denied existence of "Modi wave", Uddhav said the reality has changed now. "I never said there was no Modi wave. But today, the reality is different. If there was really a wave, why were there reverses in recent bypolls," he ...
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US court summons PM Modi for Godhra role 27.9.2014 Asian Age: India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves on his arrival at JFK International airport in New York on Friday. PTI The United States said on Friday a new lawsuit in New York accusing Narendra Modi of “attempted genocide” would not mar the Prime Minister’s long-awaited visit to Washington next week. A senior US official said that in practical terms, as a foreign head of government, Mr Modi enjoyed immunity from prosecution in the United States and could not be served with a summons. Lawyers for human rights group the American Justice Center (AJC) filed a civil case on Thursday in New York seeking damages from Mr Modi over deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002. The violence left at least 1,000 people dead in Gujarat, where Mr Modi served as chief minister before he was elected prime minister in May. Mr Modi denies any wrongdoing, and the Indian courts have cleared him of all charges. A senior US official told reporters that there was no fear that the atmospherics of Mr Modi’s visit to the White House on Monday and ...
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US court summons PM Modi for Godhra role 27.9.2014 Asian Age: India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves on his arrival at JFK International airport in New York on Friday. PTI The United States said on Friday a new lawsuit in New York accusing Narendra Modi of “attempted genocide” would not mar the Prime Minister’s long-awaited visit to Washington next week. A senior US official said that in practical terms, as a foreign head of government, Mr Modi enjoyed immunity from prosecution in the United States and could not be served with a summons. Lawyers for human rights group the American Justice Center (AJC) filed a civil case on Thursday in New York seeking damages from Mr Modi over deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002. The violence left at least 1,000 people dead in Gujarat, where Mr Modi served as chief minister before he was elected prime minister in May. Mr Modi denies any wrongdoing, and the Indian courts have cleared him of all charges. A senior US official told reporters that there was no fear that the atmospherics of Mr Modi’s visit to the White House on Monday and ...
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New York court summons on Modi has no effect: White House 26.9.2014 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
As a sitting head of government Narendra Modi enjoy immunity from suits in American courts and also enjoy personal inviolability.
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Sainiks’ anger on split spills over to messaging apps 26.9.2014 Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News - Times of India
After the BJP announced on Thursday that it was ending its 25-year-old alliance with the Shiv Sena, upset Sainiks are targeting the former ally on social media and messaging apps.
2002 riots: US court issues summons to Modi, India calls allegations baseless 26.9.2014 FirstPost: World

An American court has issued summons against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his
alleged role in 2002 communal riots in Gujarat when he was the chief minister, drawing a prompt response from the US which said he enjoys immunity as head of government.

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US court issues summons against Modi on 2002 Gujarat riots 26.9.2014 FirstPost: India

Seeking compensatory and punitive damages, the 28-page complaint charges Modi with committing crimes against humanity, extra-judicial killings, torture and inflicting mental and physical trauma on the victims, mostly from the Muslim community.

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ಗೋಧ್ರಾ ಗಲಭೆ: ಪ್ರಧಾನಿ ಮೋದಿಗೆ ಅಮೆರಿಕನ್ ಕೋರ್ಟ್‌ನಿಂದ ಸಮಸ್ಸ್ 26.9.2014 Nation
ಅಮೆರಿಕಾ ಪ್ರವಾಸ ಕೈಗೊಂಡಿರುವ ಪ್ರಧಾನಮಂತ್ರಿ ನರೇಂದ್ರ ಮೋದಿಗೆ ನ್ಯೂಯಾರ್ಕ್ ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆಯ ಅಮೆರಿಕ ಫೆಡರಲ್ ಕೋರ್ಟ್ ಸಮಸ್ಸ್ ಜಾರಿ ಮಾಡಿದೆ.
MBPL lauds PM Narendra Modi's suggestion to blend aerated drinks with juice 26.9.2014 ET: Food
"The MBPL has already embraced the mantra by making its premium products completely fruit juice-based," MBPL's MD Dhirendra Singh said.
All is not well with Narendra Modi in US, Godhra riot likely to drag him to court 26.9.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Washington, Sept 26: He finally embarked on his much awaited US tour crossing all hurdles. But everything is not going to be pleasant as it was thought as the Prime Minister of India -- Narendra Modi might be dragged to court
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Godhra Muslims earn living by crafting 'dandiyas' for Navratri 25.9.2014 deccanherald.com
A large number of Muslim craftsmen in Godhra city, which was the epicenter of the 2002 riots, earn livelihood by making dandiyas (wooden sticks) for Navratri, Gujarats most popular festival of the Hindus. Several Muslim families in Godhra, about 60 kms from here, start preparing the dandiyas, used by men and women in the traditional folk dance, 5-6 months prior to the onset of the nine-day Navratri festival. The about 18-inch long dandiya sticks, made from mango tree and baval thorny tree wood, are decorated with colourful laces, beads and ghungroos (tiny metallic bells strung together), says Rafiqbhai Abdulbhai Menda, who owns a dandiya manufacturing unit in Godhra. According to him, over 500 Muslim families survive on Kharadikam (painting and decorating of wooden sticks and other toys) done on these wooden sticks used for participating in dandiya raas and garba across the state. "...the Muslim craftsmen feel happy preparing the dandiyas for a spirited participation in the Navratri festival by Hindu ...
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Godhra Muslims earn living by crafting 'dandiyas' for Navratri 25.9.2014 Oneindia.in: News
Vadodara, Sept 25: A large number of Muslim craftsmen in Godhra city, which was the epicenter of the 2002 riots, earn livelihood by making 'dandiyas' (wooden sticks) for Navratri, Gujarat's most popular festival of the Hindus. Several Muslim families in
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Love Jihad row: Muslim youths barred from Garba venues in Godhra 25.9.2014 Zee News : States
In the wake of 'Love Jihad' controversy, Muslims have been barred from attending Garba celebrations in Gujarat's Godhra district, reports on Thursday claimed.
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Muslims make dandiya sticks but barred from garba venues in Godhra amidst love jihad row 25.9.2014 CNN-IBN Top Stories
There are about 300 units in Godhra making dandiyas and all of them are owned by Muslims.
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Muslim artists liven up Navratri in Gujarat 23.9.2014 Vadodara - City - The Times of India
When Yamu Sheikh starts playing the drum and tabla at garba venues, thousands of youngsters swing to the tunes of his beats. The crowds even demand to play their favourite garbas and Sheikh readily obliges.
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'Giver' Uddhav reminds Modi of debt 22.9.2014 Telegraph: Nation
Mumbai, Sept. 21: As the BJP and the Shiv Sena today made a last-ditch effort to salvage their alliance in Maharashtra and the issue reached the Prime Minister, Sena leader Uddhav Thackeray reminded Narendra Modi of an old debt.
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