Latest Gujarat violence Stories

2006-08-11 07:15:00

After a tip from a local streetsweeper, Amina Habib Rasool and a few friends began digging through a rubbish tip, looking for the remains of sons and husbands four years after they were slaughtered by a Hindu mob.

2006-07-16 02:40:28

By Nita Bhalla MUMBAI (Reuters) - The Mumbai bombers should be identified within a week, investigating officials said on Sunday, after police carried out scores of raids in the western Indian city overnight. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left for St.

2006-05-28 05:58:15

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - At least 30 people were hurt in clashes between Hindus and Muslims in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat state, witnesses and police said. Police official B.C.

2006-05-02 23:13:49

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - A Hindu mob burned to death a Muslim man in his car in new violence in a western Indian city early on Wednesday, raising the toll in clashes sparked by demolition of a Sufi shrine to six, police said.

2006-03-08 03:40:49

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A key witness to an attack on a Muslim-owned bakery during religious riots in India in 2002 was sentenced to a year in jail on Wednesday for repeatedly changing her evidence.

2006-02-18 23:28:15

AHMEDABAD, India (Reuters) - A powerful bomb blast ripped through a railway station platform on Sunday in Ahmedabad, the main city of India's Gujarat state which saw communal riots in 2002, police said.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.