Gujarat Files-2: ”उसे जीने का कोई हक़ नहीं है, मार डालो”!

राणा अयूब      राजन प्रियदर्शी गुजरात एटीएस के महानिदेशक 2007 में थे जब फर्जी मुठभेड़ में हुई हत्‍याओं की जांच गुजरात सीआइडी ने शुरू की थी। इतना ही नहीं, 2002 के दंगे के दौरान वे राजकोट के आइजी भी थे। उन्‍होंने हमें चौंकाने वाली बात बताई कि उनके गांव का एक नाई उनके बाल काटने से मना कर देता था इसलिए उन्‍हें दलित निवास … Continue reading Gujarat Files-2: ”उसे जीने का कोई हक़ नहीं है, मार डालो”!

Murder case against Rajendra Kumar in Ishrat Jahan killing

Murder case against Rajendra Kumar in Ishrat Jahan killing In the first-ever prosecution of its kind for an extra-judicial execution, former Gujarat chief of the Intelligence Bureau Rajendra Kumar has been charged by the CBI with the murder of Mumbra college girl Ishrat Jahan Raza in 2004. The charge sheet also accuses three serving IB officers of conspiracy. The charge sheet focusses on conspiracy behind … Continue reading Murder case against Rajendra Kumar in Ishrat Jahan killing

Ishrat case: Gujarat senior cop on the run – Darshan Desai

He evaded arrest for three months, then appeared on a stretcher in a CBI court, subsequently came somewhat erect on a wheelchair seeking protection from arrest and when his anticipatory bail plea was rejected, quickly stood up and ran away in his car. And now he is on the run again — after being on the crutches of legal reprieve for some days — as … Continue reading Ishrat case: Gujarat senior cop on the run – Darshan Desai

Former DGP Gujrat’s appeal to remedy elitist lobbyism against the rule of law

Hillele presents here Letter No. 3. RBS/Encounter/3/2013 dated 15-07-2013 written by R.B. SREEKUMAR, IPS (Retd.),Former DGP,Gujarat to the President of India. The subject of the letter was “An appeal to remedy elitist lobbyism against the Rule of Law” We present the letter verbatim here- Respected Rashtrapatiji, I am a former DGP of Gujarat State and I retired form service on 28-02-2007. I have submitted a … Continue reading Former DGP Gujrat’s appeal to remedy elitist lobbyism against the rule of law

The David Headley Lies Continue: There is Nothing ‘New’ About It

“If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” This is a quote often misattributed to the Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels. So widely is it believed to have been the key to Goebbelsian propaganda that it often employed by those whose politics is inspired by Goebbels’s Feuhrer. This is exactly what we are seeing in this … Continue reading The David Headley Lies Continue: There is Nothing ‘New’ About It

GRAVE THREAT TO LIFE OF SHAMIMA KAUSER AND HER CHILDREN – Rukmini Sen

There is “Grave threat to the life, liberty and security of Shamima Kauser and her children as well as Rauf Lala and Mohinuddin Ismail Sayed, all residents of Mumbra, Thane.”, wrote Vrinda Grover, Counsel for Shamima Kauser in a letter to Union Home Secretary, Mr. Anil Goswami today. Shamima Kauser, her children, Rauf Lala and Mohinuddin Ismail Sayed have since 2004 sought justice for Ishrat … Continue reading GRAVE THREAT TO LIFE OF SHAMIMA KAUSER AND HER CHILDREN – Rukmini Sen

Close encounters of the inhuman kind – Garga Chatterjee

The possibility that they might have been staring down at you all this time is an unsettling thought. The man-eater insignia is so ubiquitous in the Indian Union that the pack of maned carnivores appears docile. In moments of tricolour pride, they may even look like protective mascots. The possibility that they might have been staring down at you all this time is an unsettling … Continue reading Close encounters of the inhuman kind – Garga Chatterjee