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Gary R. Bunt

Delhi Crisis

India crisis

BBC News, Delhi riots: Anger as judge critical of violence removed "The transfer of a judge critical of the violence in Delhi has raised concerns in India, as politicians come under fire for perceived inaction."

Guardian, Death toll from Delhi's worst riots in decades rises to 38
"The death toll from Delhi’s worst riots in decades has risen to 38, as a political row broke out over the transfer of a judge who criticised the police and government’s handling of the crisis."
Straits Times, Social media plays key role as witness to New Delhi communal riots "The violence in India's capital is perhaps the first large-scale riots in the country to play out under the full glare of social media."
Guardian, The Guardian view on Delhi’s violence: Modi stoked this fire

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