Forged letter case: Court to hear arguments on charges against Jagdish Tytler on May 28

A Delhi court has fixed May 28 for commencement of arguments on framing of charges in a case in which CBI had named Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and businessman Abhishek Verma in a charge sheet for allegedly sending a forged letter to the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2009.

Delhi government threatens action against media organisations

Rebutting media reports that it was not providing logistics and manpower to the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, the Delhi government on Friday threatened to take action against erring organisations.

California Senate condemns 1984 anti-Sikh riot as 'genocide'

The California State Senate has passed a resolution condemning the 1984 anti-Sikh riots as "genocide" and said the then government and law enforcement officials "organised, participated in and failed to intervene to prevent the killings of innocent Sikhs".

1984 riots: Delhi court fixes June 3 for hearing closure report

A Delhi court on Wednesday said it will hear on June 3 CBI's closure report in a case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

1984 riots: CBI files closure report in case against Jagdish Tytler
1984 riots: CBI files closure report in case against Jagdish Tytler

For the third time in a row, the CBI has filed closure report in a case against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with 1984 anti-Sikh riots in a Delhi court, which issued notice to the victim.

1984 riots: Court rejects case transfer plea of three

A court rejected the plea of three accused in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case here Friday as they wanted transfer of their cases to another court on the ground of jurisdiction.

Delhi BJP hails formation of SIT on 1984 riots cases

Delhi BJP on Friday welcomed the move by the Centre to form a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to re-investigate the cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in the national capital and some other states.

1984 riots: Court seeks clarifications, reserves order on pleas

A Delhi court on Thursday sought clarifications from the CBI and defence counsel on pleas of three accused facing trial in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, who, along with Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, are seeking transfer of the case on the ground of jurisdiction.

Centre to order SIT probe into 1984 anti-Sikh riots? Congress, AAP allege 'electoral ploy'
Centre to order SIT probe into 1984 anti-Sikh riots? Congress, AAP allege 'electoral ploy'

Thirty years after the anti-Sikh riots in Delhi, the Centre on Sunday gave indications that it may soon appoint a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to look into the same, - a move ridiculed by Congress and AAP as an electoral ploy by the BJP to woo voters ahead of polls in Delhi.

Fresh probe likely into 1984 anti-Sikh riots
Fresh probe likely into 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Thirty years after the anti-Sikh riots in Delhi, a fresh probe is likely with a government-appointed committee recommending constitution of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) for the same, a move seen by the Congress as an attempt to woo voters ahead of polls here.

Rajnath calls 1984 riots 'genocide', asks CMs to disburse relief to victims

Hours after assuring that justice will prevail against those guilty, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday wrote to all Chief Ministers to take steps for immediate disbursement of compensation of Rs 5 lakh to the kin of 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims.

AAP raises question on Centre's move to constitute committee

Slamming the Centre for its decision to constitute a committee to probe whether an SIT was required to investigate 1984 anti-Sikh riots, the Aam Aadmi Party on Wednesday questioned the motive when AAP government had already taken a decision to do so.

Govt sets up committee to form SIT to reinvestigate 1984 riot cases

Ahead of Delhi Assembly polls, government Tuesday set up a committee to examine the possibility of constitution of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) for reinvestigation of the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases.

Rs 5 lakh relief each to kin of 1984 riot victims: Govt

An additional relief of Rs five lakh each to the kin of victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots has been approved by the government, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Wednesday.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Accused seek transfer of case

A Delhi court on Tuesday sought CBI's response on a plea of two of the accused, who along with Congress leader Sajjan Kumar are facing trial in a 30-year-old anti-Sikh riots case, seeking transfer of the case.

US court reserves decision in 1984 case against Congress

A US court has reserved its decision on whether a 1984 rights violation case against India's Congress Party could go before the federal court or dismissed due to lack of "touch and concern" with the US.

1984 riots case: accused serving life term gets interim bail

New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday granted 45-day interim bail to a retired naval officer serving life term along with two others in a case relating to a 1984 anti-Sikh riots incident in which five members of a family were killed.

1984 riots: Sikhs protest outside United Nations headquarters

Hundreds of Sikhs protested outside the United Nations headquarters here demanding justice in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case even as a report on the killings and human rights abuses against the community was presented to the world body.

EC pulls up MHA over anti-Sikh riot compensation issue

The Election Commission pulled up the Home Ministry Friday over the news that it had announced fresh compensation for 1984 riot victims, questioning why it had not denied the media reports if no decision had been taken in this regard as claimed by the government.

Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar to campaign in Delhi, Congress denies

Congress leaders on Wednesday dismissed reports which claimed that party vice president Rahul Gandhi had included controversial leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar in his team for the Delhi polls.