Now, even the BBC link seems to say so. As if someone believed in it! (link via santosh on the advaitin mailing list)
Amitav Ghosh write a very powerful and moving essay about the 1984 riots (link via Amit Verma).
Incidentally, Amitav Ghosh seems to be quite an interesting author. He is a recipient of the annual award by the Gyanpeeth (Is it the same as The Gyanpeeth award?).
Some very good suggestions on teaching about Hinduism by Rosser. Link by Shadow Warrior.