Judgment in Guj High Court on the 4th September: What did RB Sreekumar’s affidavits say?

At 1.30 p.m. today the Gujarat HC stated that the Judgement in the Gujarat HC would be delievered on September 4, 2015 (Edited on 28th August, 2015) RB Sreekumar former DGP Gujarat has/is  one of the officers who has offered the most valuable evidence on Culpability of the regime in 2002(Gujarat) through his 4 affidavits before the Nanavati Commision. State of Gujarat has targeted him. State … Continue reading Judgment in Guj High Court on the 4th September: What did RB Sreekumar’s affidavits say?

Hope does not dare raise its head even as a white flag of surrender- Vistasp Hodiwala

On some days the mind’s tank is empty. There is just nothing left to say. Outrage has been expended. Disgust has far out sailed the shores of grief. Hope does not dare raise its head even as a white flag of surrender. These are days one must guard against with every fibre of our being. Lie low if you must but only for that fraction … Continue reading Hope does not dare raise its head even as a white flag of surrender- Vistasp Hodiwala

Bombay High Court grants Teesta Setalvad bail, says she is no threat to National Security – Mayank Saxena

Bombay High Court grants Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand bail, says Setalvad is no threat to National Security. Bombay High Court rejected CBI’s  appeal for custodial interrogation of Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand. Justice Mridula Bhatkar observed that  opposing Government and opposing Nation are two different concepts. Justice Mridula Bhatkar also stopped the interference of five external lawyers in this matter. A Lobby of lawyers … Continue reading Bombay High Court grants Teesta Setalvad bail, says she is no threat to National Security – Mayank Saxena

Exclusive Interview with Teesta Setalvad after Bombay HC granted her ABA – Rukmini Sen

Their work in the area of Legal advocacy is both exemplary and unprecedented. Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand, with the help of other members of their trusts – Citizens for Justice and Peace fought 68 cases for Gujarat victims (including both Godhra and post Godhra cases). Their legal advocacy enabled conviction of 117 people. However, what is most worth mentioning is that Teesta has never … Continue reading Exclusive Interview with Teesta Setalvad after Bombay HC granted her ABA – Rukmini Sen

Teesta Setalvad explains her expenses ‘again’, says she is not tired to fight Zakia Jafri Case

PPT for Court [Compatibility Mode] Concerning the allegations of embezzlement of funds by Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand by the Gujarat police, presented below are some facts  about her organizations and her work- 1) CITIZENS FOR JUSTICE AND PEACE: Primary Activity: Legal Aid to victims of mass crimes (communalism, terrorism) Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) was formed in April 2002 by 11 prominent, law-abiding … Continue reading Teesta Setalvad explains her expenses ‘again’, says she is not tired to fight Zakia Jafri Case

People Rise Up In Solidarity with Teesta Against Witch-Hunt

Newsclick Report, July 21, 2015 A collective voice in solidarity with Teesta Setalvad, Javed Anand and their team was raised in different places in the country on 16th July 2015 including at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi. People from different walks came out and said that the CBI’s actions are a blatant misuse of state machinery to hound and persecute a group of courageous human rights … Continue reading People Rise Up In Solidarity with Teesta Against Witch-Hunt

PADS strongly condemns the CBI raids on 14 July 2015 at the premises of social activist Teesta Setalvad

PADS strongly condemns the CBI raids on 14 July 2015 at the premises of social activist Teesta Setalvad, her husband Javed Anand, Gulam Mohammed Peshimam and office of Sabrang Communications and Publishing in Mumbai. These raids are undertaken for purely vindictive reasons given the assurances of complete cooperation and submission of thousands of pages of documents to the CBI. It is by now an open … Continue reading PADS strongly condemns the CBI raids on 14 July 2015 at the premises of social activist Teesta Setalvad

जिस वक़्त मैं यह लिख रही हूं, तलाशी ख़त्म नहीं हुई है – तीस्ता सेतलवाड

सरकार कारसाज़ है, भगवान की ही तरह…व्यापमं से लेकर तमाम और मामलों में सीबीआई जांच की ज़रूरत को ही नकार देने वाली सरकार ने मानवाधिकार कार्यकर्ता और अंतर्राष्ट्रीय स्तर पर सराही जाती रही सामाजिक कार्यकर्ता तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ के घर पर सीबीआई का छापा पड़वाया…तीस्ता का अपराध वाकई बहुत बड़ा है…तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ गुजरात के 2002 के दंगों के पीड़ितों की क़ानूनी लड़ाई लड़ रही हैं…इंसाफ की … Continue reading जिस वक़्त मैं यह लिख रही हूं, तलाशी ख़त्म नहीं हुई है – तीस्ता सेतलवाड