SC refuses to permit petitioner to argue PIL on 1984 riots

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to permit a non-advocate petitioner to argue his PIL in which he raked up the issue of de-recognising a political party for its alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and sought withdrawal of the top civilian award conferred on its leader.

Why was Manmohan silent over 1984 attack, asks advocate

Senior advocate HS Phoolka Sunday questioned why former prime minister Manmohan Singh kept quiet about his house being attacked during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in the capital.

Defamation case: Tytler willing to apologise, Phoolka refuses offer

Congress leader Jagdish Tytler told a court here on Wednesday that he is ready to tender "unconditional apology" to complainant HS Phoolka to settle a criminal defamation complaint but the latter refused the offer.

New Indian govt should look into visa problem of Sikhs in US

India`s new government should look into the issue of denial of visas to Sikhs who took political asylum in the US at peak of the militancy and in the aftermath of the 1984 riots, according to a top Sikh leader.

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal urges Centre to set up probe panel for 1984 riots

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday urged the Centre to set up an inquiry committee to find out the "real reasons" of 1984 anti-Sikh riots and role of politicians and officials.

US court dismisses 1984 case against Sonia Gandhi

A US federal court in Brooklyn has dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Sikh rights organisation accusing Congress party president Sonia Gandhi of shielding party leaders allegedly involved in violence against Sikhs in November 1984.

Soha to learn Punjabi for film on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is in the Gungrana village in Ludhiana shooting for a film on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, says she`s learning Punjabi for her role.

Court reserves order if fresh charge be added against Jagdish Tytler

A Delhi court on Saturday reserved for July 2 its order on whether charge of criminal intimidation be added against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in a defamation complaint filed against him by a senior lawyer, appearing for victims in the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.

SAD to discuss anti-Sikh riots issue with Union Home Ministry

Shiromani Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said the party will soon hold a discussion with the Union Home Ministry on the issue of 1984 anti-Sikh riots to put perpetrators of heinous crime behind bars.

Congress, Delhi Police acted in connivance during 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sting operation

Spelling more trouble for the Congress, a sting operation by Cobrapost has claimed that the Delhi Police acted in connivance with the then state government during the 1984-anti Sikh riots.

Akalis promise fast track courts for 1984 cases, economic package

Asserting that no one involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots will be spared, Punjab`s ruling Shiromani Akali Dal Monday promised to set up fast track courts to try cases and ensure justice to victims of these riots.

1984 riots: Akali Dal workers protest against Amarinder Singh`s clean chit to Tytler

Akali Dal workers on Monday held a massive protest outside the Congress headquarters in Delhi over a statement made by former Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh with regards to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Sonia Gandhi declines to submit passport copy to US court

Citing security concerns, Congress president Sonia Gandhi has refused to provide a copy of her passport to a US court as evidence in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

HC slams SDM for rejecting 1984 riot victim`s compensation plea

The Delhi High Court on Friday slammed a Sub-Divisional Magistrate here for rejecting the compensation claim of a 1984 anti-Sikh riots victim, saying the official`s order suffers from "complete non-application of mind".

`SAD to raise 1984 anti-Sikh riots during elections in Punjab`

Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) general secretary and party`s candidate for Lok Sabha from Khadoor Sahib constituency, Harminder Singh Gill, on Tuesday said the 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots is no issue in parliamentary elections in Punjab.

1984 riots will be an issue in LS polls: Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister and Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) President Sukhbir Singh Badal on Friday said his party would rake up the 1984 anti-Sikh riots issue during the Lok Sabha polls.

US court grants Sikh group`s plea to serve notice on Indian PM

A federal judge in Washington has granted a Sikh rights group the right to serve a notice on Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh through the Hague Service Convention.

Sonia Gandhi seeks dismissal of rights violation case in US

Congress president Sonia Gandhi asked court to dismiss human rights violation case filed in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, saying complaint failed to attribute actual acts to her.

Sonia Gandhi seeks dismissal of 1984 case in US

Congress party president Sonia Gandhi`s has filed a new motion to dismiss a human rights violation lawsuit against her by Sikhs for Justice, a New York based human rights group.

Rahul Gandhi has no regret for 1984 riots: Sukhbir Badal

Punjab Deputy CM Sukhbir Singh Badal on Thursday alleged Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has "no regret or sorrow" for the Sikhs killed during the 1984 riots.