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Media Coverage of the Naroda Patiya Judgement

09, Sep 2012

 


After the verdict
– Reportage

(The Hindustan Times,  Sep. 16, 2012)



Monsoon justice for ModiÂ’s Gujarat

(Arab News,  Sep. 9, 2012)

 

‘The struggle for justice is long, hard and often lonelyÂ’ 

(NewsFirst.com,  Sep. 8, 2012)



It has taken 10 years to start closing some pages of the book of
justice

(Tehelka,  Sep. 8, 2012)




Much remains undone

By Shoma
Chaudhury

 
(Tehelka,  Sep. 8, 2012)



‘It is very lonely to fight for justice’



Interview, Teesta
Setalvad

(Tehelka,  Sep. 8, 2012)


ModiÂ’s Teflon Is Wearing Off

(Open
Magazine,  Sep. 8, 2012)


Triumph of justice


Update

(Frontline,  Sep. 8-21, 2012)



Why the Naroda-Patiya verdict is a big blow for Modi
By
Praful Bidwai

(Rediff.com,  Sep. 7, 2012)



Look for justice, not revenge
 

(Mumbai Mirror,  Sep. 7, 2012)



State of connivance
By PP Rao

(The Indian Express,  Sep. 7, 2012)


Struggle for GujaratÂ’s soul

By

Peter Ronald deSouza(The
Indian Express,  Sep. 7, 2012)


Police ‘questioned’ 20-day-old baby in Naroda, said he was 20 yrs
old
– Reportage

(The Indian Express,  Sep. 6, 2012)


Unfit for Any Post


By Hartosh Singh Bal

(New York Times,  Sep. 6, 2012)


Between the Lines – By Kuldip Nayyar

(The Statesman,  Sep. 6, 2012)



Dividing Lines Seeking justice is not revenge – By Shiv Visvanathan

(The Asian Age,  Sep. 6, 2012)




Kasab, Bajrangi and the case against the death penalty

(Rediff.com,  Sep. 5, 2012)


Riots peaked after KodnaniÂ’s arrival: Court

(DNA, Sep. 4, 2012)



A great verdict and what it signifies



By Girish Patel

 

(DNA, Sep. 4, 2012)



Let the healing begin


– By Harsh Mander

(Hinduatan Times, Sep. 3, 2012)



Naroda solved, what about cruelty against women?


– By Mallika Sarabhai

(The DNA, Sep. 2, 2012)

Voice for the victims

(The Indian Express, Sep. 2, 2012)



Patia judge hinted at Modi govtÂ’s bid to shield Kodnani

– Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 2, 2012)




The justice league
 

(Mumbai Mirror, Sep. 2, 2012)


Teesta of CJP describes the Naroda Patia verdict as
‘exemplary’

(Bilkulonline.com, Sep. 1, 2012)


 The
law must deal with communal riots at all levels

(Economic Times, Sep. 1, 2012)


 BJP
MLA gets 28 yrs in prison for Guj riots


– Reportage
 (Hindustan
Times, Sep. 1, 2012)


Survivors hail verdict, say years of work paid off

– Reportage

(Hindustan Times, Sep. 1, 2012)


28-year jail for Dr Kingpin

– Reportage
 (Telegraph
India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Tribe points ‘frame’ finger at parivar

– Reportage
 (Telegraph
India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Dignity before death

– Reportage
 (Telegraph
India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Naroda convictsÂ’ kin say they were victimized

 Reportage

(Deccan Herald, Sep. 1, 2012)



Sting operation CD, clinching evidence

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)



‘It was pre-planned conspiracy’

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)



‘Now I can face my son in heaven’

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Maya Kodnani: Kingpin of the rioters

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)




Babu Bajarangi: Showed no concern for human life

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Edgy Narodians happy, but scared too

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)

‘My
husband is a goon, not a rapistÂ’

 Reportage

(The Indian Express, Sep. 1, 2012)


Sentencing reaffirms riot victimsÂ’ faith in judiciary

 Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Sindhis fail to rally around Kodnani

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)


ConvictsÂ’ kin shout anti-Modi slogans

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Doc who conspired against life

 Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Long delay saved accused from the gallows

 Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Cancer on cherished value of secularism, says court

 Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)

NARODA PATIYA SIT conducted meticulous probe: Official

 Reportage

(The Asian Age, Sep. 1, 2012)




Patia rape victim to get 5 lakh compensation

 Reportage

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Dr Yagnik: A Daniel for the riot victims

 Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)



No death, but no life left either

Reportage

(DNA India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Serving Justice – The law must deal with communal riots at all
levels

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Eid finally arrives in Patia, 10 years late

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)



Sreekumar seeks immediate Protection for Dr. Jyotsna Yagnik

(Sep. 1, 2012)


Thinking Allowed Kodnani is no less guilty than Kasab

(Asian Age, Sep. 1, 2012)


Truth Before Reconciliation


– By Mukul Kesawan

(The Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Cancer on cherished value of secularism, says court

(Times of India, Sep. 1, 2012)


Open Letter To Maya Kodnani By Sanjiv Bhatt

(Countercurrent.org, Sep. 1, 2012)


Naroda Patiya: Kin of convicts raise slogans against CM, Kodnani,
Teesta…

(The Indian Express, Sep. 1, 2012)




Ten-year quest  for justice

 – Reportage

(The DNA, August. 31, 2012)


Maya Kodnani gets 28 years for Naroda Patiya massacre

(The Reuters, August. 31, 2012)

Just
Cause

Editorial


(The
Statesman, August. 31, 2012)


Embers will singe

– By Shivanand Tiwari (JDU) (The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)

 The fine print – By Seema Mustafa

(The Statesman, August. 31, 2012)




Justice Delivered

Editorial


(The
Times of India, August. 31, 2012)


Naroda Patiya: Kodnani Gets 28 Years in Jail
 (The
Outlook, August. 31, 2012)



Maya Kodnani gets 28 yrs

(The Week, August. 31, 2012)




Key role of IPS Rahul Sharma’s CD

– Reportage

(DNA, August. 31, 2012)


ModiÂ’s Maya no better than Kasab

– Reportage

(Afternoon Despatch, August. 31, 2012)


Maya sells clinic two months to riot verdict

– Reportage

(The Telegraph, August. 31, 2012)



Two
verdicts


– Reportage

 

(The Hindu, August. 31, 2012)


Phone log CDS nailed Kodnani


– Reportage

 

(The Hindustan Times, August. 31, 2012)


Fear stalks Naroda Patiya residents on D-Day eve


– Reportage

(The Indian Express, August. 31, 2012)


Togadia to take MayaÂ’s case to Supreme Court


Reportage

 

(The Times of India, August. 31, 2012)




As more riot cases unfoldÂ…
Politicians, cops get the jitters



– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 31, 2012)




Inconsolable Maya avoided food in jail


– Reportage

 

(The Times of India, August. 31, 2012)




‘I’ll be papa’s lawyer and bring him home’


– Reportage

 

(The Times of India, August. 31, 2012)



Sindhis in two minds over bandh for Kodnani


– Reportage

 

(DNA, August. 31, 2012)


Will anyone get the death sentence?


– Reportage

 

(DNA, August. 31, 2012)




Guarantor in dock as convict jumps bail


– Reportage

 

(The Times of India August. 31, 2012)


A stunning verdict

Editorial


(The Hindu, August. 30, 2012)

Verdict on Naroda Patiya riot case

(Afternoon
Despatch, August. 30, 2012)


Just retribution

Editorial

(Deccan Herald, August. 30, 2012)


Where law wins out

Editorial

(Indian
Express, August. 30, 2012)



Gujarat ’02 riots: Widening the net

Editorial

(The
Asian Age, August. 30, 2012)


Teesta Setalvad welcomes court verdict, hails courage of
witness women

(NewsFirst.com, August. 30, 2012)




Stew in jail, says survivor


– Reportage

 

(The
Telegraph, August. 30, 2012)



Sisters free, not brother


– Reportage

 

(The
Telegraph, August. 30, 2012)


Naroda Patia massacre verdict dents Narendra Modi’s PM hopes


– Reportage

(The
Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


I felt like Maharana Pratap: Bajrangi


– Reportage

(Mid
Day, August. 30, 2012)



Cong holds fire on Modi


– Reportage

(The
Telegraph, August. 30, 2012)



Activists hail verdict, courage of witnesses


– Reportage

(The Hindustan Times, August. 30, 2012)



‘Ex-minister maya kodnani among guilty’


– Reportage

(The Statesman, August. 30, 2012)


Setalvad hails Naroda Patiya ruling, witnesses’ courage


– Reportage

(The
Deccan Herald, August. 30, 2012)


Modi won’t quit, Kodnani not a minister during riots: Guj Govt


– Reportage

(The
Deccan Herald, August. 30, 2012)


Naroda witnesses happy with court verdict


– Reportage
(The
Deccan Herald, August. 30, 2012)


‘Tight police security could have averted Naroda Patiya
massacreÂ’


– Reportage
(The
Deccan Herald, August. 30, 2012)


Setalvad hails witnessesÂ’ courage


– Reportage
(The
Hindu, August. 30, 2012)


Modi ex-minister guilty of Â’02 riots conspiracy


– Reportage

(Asian
Age, August. 30, 2012)


Will ModiÂ’s national ambitions be hit?


– Reportage

(Asian
Age, August. 30, 2012)



Ex-BJP Minister among 32 convicted of Naroda-Patiya massacre


– Reportage

(The
Hindu, August. 30, 2012)


The MLA, the Bajrangi and the others the judgment touched


– Reportage

(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


Verdict does not imply Modi govt complicity in riots: BJP


– Reportage

(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


‘Woh insaan nahin the… jalladon ko bhi thodi sharam aa gayi
hotiÂ’


– Reportage

(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


ModiÂ’s PM ambitions suffer collateral damage

– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


Fear, relief in Patia on judgment day


– Reportage

(The
Times of India, August. 30, 2012)

 

‘No apology for 2002 riots’

– Reportage
(The
Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


 It
was a conspiracy to target Muslim community: Court


– Reportage
(The
Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


One sane man amid sea of chaos


– Reportage
(The
Times of India, August. 30, 2012)



Rise and fall of BJPÂ’s poster woman


– Reportage
(DNA
India, August. 30, 2012)



Two witnesses who stand out


– Reportage
(DNA
India, August. 30, 2012)



Shock, tears and pleas for mercy


– Reportage
(DNA
India, August. 30, 2012)



How the case unfolded


– Reportage
(DNA
India, August. 30, 2012)


ItÂ’s a historic verdict, says former DGP


– Reportage

(The Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


Why is Narendra Modi silent? Cong


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


Kodnani just an MLA, unfair to link govt to massacre: Vyas


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)




‘Patiyawalas’ move on but ghastly memory still lingers


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)



Hardliner who bragged about violence and then went underground


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)



‘Teesra Kuan reminds us of Jallianwala Bagh’


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)


ItÂ’s
joy for some, sorrow for others


– Reportage
(The
Indian Express, August. 30, 2012)



Who is Judge Jyotsana Yagnik?


– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)



Disgraced, but Maya stays privileged


– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)



For Modi itÂ’s business as usual


– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)



Death penalty sought for convicts


– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)




Teesta hails ‘historic judgment
Â’

– Reportage

(The DNA, August. 30, 2012)


 


Two witnesses undaunted


– Reportage

(The DNA, August. 30, 2012)



Ebb & flow of tears at court while Naroda Patia awaits justice


– Reportage

(The DNA, August. 30, 2012)



Pande, other cops exonerated


– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


 

SITÂ’s 1st big haul of convictions

– Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)


 


Special court refuses to arraign top cops


– Reportage

(The DNA, August. 30, 2012)



Naroda Patia Is The 3rd Â’02 Riots-Related Case In Which Court
Agreed With
Prosecution On Conspiracy


Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)



One Chhara man got award for saving over 100 Muslims in Â’02


Reportage

(The Times of India, August. 30, 2012)




Gujarat CM rules out apology for 2002 communal riots


Reportage

(The DNA, August. 30, 2012)



Kin of Naroda Patiya victims seek exemplary punishmen
t


Reportage

(Rediff.com, August. 30, 2012)




Special: Naroda Patiya ruling shows the system works in India


Reportage

(Rediff.com, August. 30, 2012)



MayaÂ’s involvement only with ModiÂ’s consent: Cong


Reportage

(Mid Day, August. 30, 2012)


Rule of law reinforced

Editorial

(The
Statesman, August. 29, 2012)


Indian court convicts former state minister in deadly 2002
anti-Muslim riots

 

(Washington Post, August. 29, 2012)


India riots: Court convicts 32 over Gujarat killings

(BBC, August. 29, 2012)



ModiÂ’s murderous minister


– By Aakar Patel

(The Express Tribune, August. 29, 2012)


Gujarat verdict: Give it to Teesta, she knows how to wage a
fight

(FirstPost.com, August. 29, 2012)



Doctor who armed rioters

 – Reportage

(The Telegraph, August. 29, 2012)


A lesson for those blindly follow the leader’s orders?



Blog

(Times Blog, August. 29, 2012)


 

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