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Information and analysis about Narendra Modi, India's new prime minister.


The law and justice

After the law (Moyukh Chatterjee, Economic and Political Weekly, 19 April 2004). This important and careful study reveals how lower courts in Gujarat routinely acquit perpetrators involved in 2002-related crimes.

SIT chief's history made him unfit to lead probe: senior journalist Manoj Mitta explains SIT chief R K Raghavan's loyalty to the BJP and willingness to carry out a cover-up on behalf of the Modi regime (First Post, 31 March 2014).

Examination by Tehelka of the findings of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) appointed by the Supreme Court.

Press release from human rights group SAHMAT on the so-called "clean chit" for Narendra Modi by the SIT.

Full text of the Amicus Curiae, Raju Ramachandran's report on the Gujarat violence.

Full text of the Naroda Patiya verdict by Judge Jyotsana Yagnik and a commentary in DNA on its significance.

Detailed write-ups on the facts and arguments in the Zakia Jafri Protest Petition produced by Citizens for Justice and Peace.