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Why was Manmohan silent over 1984 attack, asks advocate

Last Updated: Sunday, August 10, 2014, 23:01

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 19:28

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

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 13:11

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

Last Updated: Saturday, June 14, 2014, 00:29

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

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:19

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

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 11:49

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

Last Updated: Saturday, May 31, 2014, 15:27

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

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 15:22

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.

Sikh group challenges dismissal of 1984 case against Congress

Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 13:32

A Sikh rights group has challenged the dismissal of the 1984 rights violation case against Congress party before an appeals court here, saying the case "concerns" the US and it has "institutional standing" to seek judgment on behalf of the Sikh community.

Congress accuses BJP-SAD of politicising anti-Sikh riots issue

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 20:13

Congress on Tuesday dragged the names of RSS, BJP and an election agent of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots and hit out at BJP-SAD combine for politicising the issue for electoral gains in Lok Sabha polls.

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

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 10:17

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.

Fast-track courts for 1984 riots, international market chains: SAD manifesto

Last Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014, 21:26

International marketing chains for state farmers and fast track courts for trying 1984 riots cases among others are among the key features of SAD election manifesto.