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Gujarat election is a fight between 'vikasvaad' and 'vanshvaad': Modi 16.10.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
The PM repeatedly attacked the Nehru-Gandhi family in his speech.
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Gujarat riots is possibly the biggest blot on Vajpayee govt: Pranab 15.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Vajpayee did not take political rivalries personally, says Mukherjee
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Gujarat riots derailed BJP in 2004: Pranab 15.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The 2002 riots in Gujarat was "possibly the biggest blot" on the government of Atal Bihari Vajpayee and that could have cost the BJP the 2004 Lok Sabha elections, says former President Pranab Mukherjee.
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Aarushi murder case: Nupur and Rajesh Talwar acquitted by Allahabad HC 12.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
The couple were awarded life sentence by a special a CBI court in Ghaziabad on November 26, 2013
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Aarushi murder case: Allahabad High Court to decide Talwars' fate today 12.10.2017 Latest News
The court will pronounce its verdict on Rajesh and Nupur Talwar's plea challenging their conviction by a CBI court for the murder of their daughter and domestic help in 2008
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Godhra train burning not 'terrorism', says Gujarat HC 11.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Gujarat High Court has ruled that the burning of a train coach at Godhra in Gujarat in 2002 which killed 59 persons was neither "terrorism" nor an "act of waging war" against the state.
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Godhra train burning not an act of 'terrorism' or 'act of war': Guj HC 11.10.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
Gujarat High Court, that had on Monday commuted the death sentence for 11 convicted in the incident of Sabarmati Express coach burning in 2002 near Godhra which saw 57 persons were charred to death, has ruled that it was neither “terrorism” nor an “act of waging war” against the state. Though the court upheld the decision that there was a conspiracy angle to the entire incident, it said that proper method of investigation in the case of arson was not followed.The court referred to Law Commission’s recommendation regarding the death penalty be abolished for a crime that is not related
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Godhra carnage was not an act of terror, state failed to maintain law and order: Gujarat HC 10.10.2017 DNA: India
The Gujarat High Court, in its judgement on the 2002 Godhra carnage, has upheld the conspiracy theory but said the crime of the 11 convicts whose death sentence was commuted to rigorous life imprisonment was neither terrorism nor an act of waging war against the state. The division bench of Justice Anant S Dave and G R Udhwani, in the order made available today, pulled up the state government for failing to maintain law and order, saying the state failed to apprehend the trouble considering the circumstances prevailing then. It also said that the Ministry of Railways did not take "measures to ensure safety of the passengers or to provide alternatives" considering that the Sabarmati Express, a coach of which was burnt killing 59 kar sevaks, was "overcrowded." The courty yesterday commuted the death sentence of 11 convicts to rigorous life imprisonment, while upholding the life sentence of another 20 in the case. The court commuted the death sentence of 11 convicts to life imprisonment relying on ...
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Godhra train burning case : Death sentence of 11 convicts commuted to life imprisonment 10.10.2017 Central Chronicle » Nation
Agencies, Ahmedabad Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence of 11 convicts to... more »
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Noose is spared for 11 convicts 10.10.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
The Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence of 11 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train burning case to life imprisonment, and upheld the life sentence to 20 and acquittal of 63 others, including the alleged mastermind. A division bench of Justices Anant S Dave and GR Udhwani accepted the conspiracy theory and pronounced the judgement on appeals filed by the convicts and the prosecution. The court also ordered the state government and the Railways to pay Rs 10 lakh each to the families of those killed, saying both failed to maintain law and order. Fifty-nine karsevaks had been killed in the burning of a Sabarmati Express coach in Godhra, triggering the worst communal riots in Gujarat in which more than 1,000 people were killed. A total of 94 people had stood trial on charges of murder, attempt to murder and conspiracy. In 2011, a special trial court convicted 31 persons — 11 sentenced to death and 20 to life imprisonment. It had acquitted the 63 others. While pronouncing the judgement, ...
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Godhra train carnage: HC spares the noose for 11 convicts 10.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
The High Court pronounced its verdict on a set of appeals challenging convictions and acquittals by a special SIT court in the 2002 Godhra train coach burning case
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Gujarat court commutes Godhra train attack sentence to life 9.10.2017 The Assam Tribune
Gujarat court commutes Godhra train attack sentence to life
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Godhra train burning case: VHP's Togadia says Hindus denied basic justice 9.10.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Why not death by hanging to those jihadis who burnt Hindus in Godhra with planned conspiracy?, said Pravin Togadia
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Godhra train burning case: Gujarat HC commutes death sentence to 11 convicts into life imprisonment 9.10.2017 New Kerala: Gujarat
Gandhinagar (Gujarat) , October 9 : The Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted the death sentence to 11 convicts, in connection with the 2002 Godhra train burning case, into life imprisonment.
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Gujarat HC commutes death sentences of 11 in Godhra train burning 9.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted to life term the death sentences of 11 accused in the 2002 Godhra train burning case in which 59 kar sevaks were killed.
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Godhra train carnage: HC spares the noose for 11 convicts 9.10.2017 Rediff: News
Fifty-nine 'karsevaks' were killed in the Godhra train burning incident of February 27, 2002, triggering the worst communal riots in the history of Gujarat.
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Godhra train burning case: Gujarat HC commutes death sentence of 11 to life 9.10.2017 News
The High Court pronounced its verdict on a set of appeals challenging convictions and acquittals by a special SIT court in the 2002 Godhra train coach burning case
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Godhra train burning case | Live: HC commutes death sentence of 11 to life 9.10.2017 Hindu: Other States
The verdict in the Godhra case was pronounced on a set of appeals —whose hearings were completed more than two years ago — that were filed challenging the conviction and acquittals in the case.
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Guj HC commutes death sentence for 11 in Godhra train burning 9.10.2017 Deccan Herald - Breaking News Rss Feeds
Gujarat High Court on Monday commuted death sentence of 11 convicted for burning of S6 coach of Sabarmati Express near Godhra railway station on February 27, 2002, leading to ghastly deaths of 59 persons, to life sentence.The train burning had triggered massive communal riots across the state of Gujarat, leading to deaths of another about 1000 people. The incident also changed the narrative of polity in Gujarat and the country going forward.A total of 130 persons were accused, of which 94 persons stood trial on charges of murder and conspiracy. Of these 63 were acquitted by special court in 20
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2002 Godhra train carnage: Timeline of Sabarmati Express burning case 9.10.2017 DNA: Mumbai
The Gujarat High Court today pronounced its judgment on the 2002 Godhra train carnage. Here's the timeline of the 15-year-old case. February 27, 2002: Coach S6 of Ahmedabad-bound Sabarmati Express is burnt by a mob, 50 people are killed. May 24, 2002: Chargesheet filed against 54, which later went up to 134 people. Almost one year after this, Jabir Binyamin Behra, in a confession to the Gujarat Police, reveals that conspiracy was hatched at Aman Guest House in Godhra on February 26, 2002. Behra names Maulana Hussain Umarji as a key conspirator. February 14, 2003: POTA is applied on the 134 accused in the case. The National Human Rights Commission and human rights activists appeal to the Supreme Court against imposition of the POTA. The top court refers the matter to the Gujarat High Court. November 2003: The Supreme Court puts a stay on the trial till POTA issue is resolved. October 2008: POTA charges are lifted. May 2009: The Supreme Court sets up a special court to conduct trial in the matter. The ...
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