Western India

‘They are Brahmins…have good values’: BJP MLA on Bilkis Bano gangrape convicts

Bharatiya Janata Party’s Gujarat MLA CK Raulji, who was part of the panel that recommended the release of 11 convicts in…

2 months ago

Undo this harm, give me back my right to live: Bilkis Bano after release of rape convicts

“Two days ago, on August 15, the trauma of the past 20 years washed over me again. When I heard…

2 months ago

Teesta Setalvad moves Supreme Court seeking bail

Human rights defender Teesta Setalvad has approached the Supreme Court seeking bail in the case registered by Gujarat ATS alleging…

2 months ago

Bilkis Bano gang-rape case: Convicts walk out of jail under remission policy

After spending over 15 years in jail, 11 convicts serving life imprisonment in the Bilkis Bano gangrape case from the 2002 Gujarat…

2 months ago

Eyewitness accounts of anti-Muslim violence in Gujarat on Ram Navami

Against the backdrop of anti-Muslim violence in Gujarat’s Himmatnagar and Khambhat in April this year, a fact-finding team consisting of…

2 months ago

Mumbai’s Manish Market: Shops of intricacy, imperviousness, inclusion

Slimy floors from accumulated compost of generations, shafts of sunlight filtering through, with Mumbai’s most ubiquitous crows and fattest rats…

2 months ago

Gujarat genocide: SIT dancing to masters, says Cong

Following the Gujarat Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe charging late Congress leader Ahmed Patel of conspiring and fabricating evidence against…

3 months ago