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Sabarmati Express

For Godhra Muslims, development key election issue

As per estimates, Godhra has a population of around 1.90 lakh people and nearly 40 per cent of them are Muslims.

22 Apr 2019 2:27 AM

2002 Godhra riots: Convict Yakkub Patadiya awarded life imprisonment

Patadiya was awarded imprisonment for life for his role in the incident.

20 Mar 2019 2:23 PM

Godhra carnage was not an act of terrorism: Gujarat HC judgement

On Monday, the court commuted the death sentence of 11 convicts in the 2002 Godhra train carnage case to life imprisonment.

11 Oct 2017 11:19 AM

2002 Godhra train carnage: Gujarat HC commutes death to life for 11 convicts

Gujarat HC also upheld life term for 20 other convicts and refused to alter the acquittal of 63 accused.

10 Oct 2017 3:39 AM

Godhra: HC shows the quality of mercy

It may appear that avoidance of the death penalty is wrong as the train burning was an act of terror.

10 Oct 2017 12:20 AM


Godhra train burning case: SC may pronounce verdict today

The Nanavati Commission, appointed by Gujarat govt to probe the carnage, had concluded that the fire was not an accident, but was planned.

09 Oct 2017 8:50 AM

Gujarat HC likely to pronounce verdict on Godhra train burning tomorrow

On February 27, 2002, S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express was set on fire near Godhra station, killing 59 people, most of them being karsevaks.

08 Oct 2017 9:05 PM

Derail deaths: Can we avert future tragedies?

The systemic faults of an ageing network, where trains invariably carry passengers far beyond capacity in ill-maintained coaches.

22 Nov 2016 12:20 AM