Police arrests Khalistan Liberation Force chief's close aide

Police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a close associate of Khalistan Liberation Force (KCF) terror outfit here.

Thailand on alert as Khalistan terrorist on loose

Security officials guarding the border checkpoint in Thailand's Narathiwat province have been put on alert following reports that a Khalistani terrorist has fled for this country and may sneak across the southern border into Malaysia.

Committed to contain 'threat of incitement": Canada to India

Canada on Tuesday assured India that it takes "threat of incitement" by radical elements "very seriously" in response to New Delhi's concerns over activities of pro-Khalistan elements as the two countries discussed ways to enhance cooperation in key areas of defence, nuclear energy and trade.

Third `pro-Khalistani militant` arrested in Jammu

Jammu police on Tuesday said another person was nabbed along with the two alleged pro-Khalistan terrorists arrested by Punjab Police after it busted a joint terror-module of Pakistan-based militant outfits here.

Akal Takht Jathedar asks SGPC to probe into clash

Akal Takht Jathedar Giani Gurbachan Singh asked Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee to initiate a probe into Friday`s violence that took place inside the Golden Temple.

SC agrees to hear in open court Bhullar`s plea against death

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear in an open court the plea of Khalistan Liberation Force terrorist Devinderpal Singh for commutation of death sentence awarded to him for the September 1993 blast to life imprisonment.

Operation Blue Star was not necessary: KPS Gill

Army should not have been used in anti-insurgency operations in Punjab and Assam, former Director General of Police K P S Gill said.

No threat of revival of terrorism in Punjab: Sukhbir

Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal today said there was no threat of revival of terrorism in the state.

ISI trying to revive Sikh militancy: Govt

Pakistani intelligence agency ISI is trying to revive Sikh militancy in the country, Lok Sabha was informed.

Radical Sikh leaders meet, raise Khalistan demand

Some radical Sikh leaders, led by Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) president Simranjit Singh Mann, on Tuesday discussed strategy for upcoming Lok Sabha polls at a meeting.

Pro-Khalistan group`s proximity to US lawmakers raises concern

A marginalised Sikh group, which in the past had known supporters of Khalistan, have once again gained access to the powerful corridors of the Capitol Hill, raising concerns for India.

BSF deployed in three districts of Punjab

5 companies of BSF were deployed in 3 Punjab districts to beef up security ahead of Supreme Court rejecting Khalistani terrorist Devenderpal Singh Bhullar`s plea regarding death sentence.

Law and order is state`s responsibility, Congress to Badal

Congress told Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal that it is state`s responsibility to maintain law and order as he met Manmohan Singh clemency for Khalistani terrorist Devenderpal Singh Bhullar.

Bhullar`s hanging: SAD delegation to meet PM

A delegation of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will soon meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to get the hanging of Khalistani terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar stalled.

Katju writes to President seeking pardon for Devender Pal Singh Bhullar

PCI chairman Justice Markandey Katju has written to President Pranab Mukherjee asking pardon for Devender Pal Singh Bhullar awarded death sentence in connection with 1993 Delhi bomb blast.

Death sentence can`t be commuted in terror cases: SC

Long delay in disposing of mercy pleas by President or Governor of persons convicted under anti-terror laws or similar statutes cannot be a ground for commutation of death sentence, the Supreme Court held.

Bhullar`s mercy: Ashwani Kumar refrains from making comment

Refusing to comment on Supreme Court`s verdict on Khalistani terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar, Union Law Minister Ashwani Kumar on Friday called for a speedy criminal justice system.

Statistics on pending mercy pleas disturbing: SC

"Disturbing" is how the Supreme Court termed the statistics which showed that 17 mercy pleas filed between 1999 and 2011 remained pending for periods ranging from one year to 13 years.

Congress trying to save its leaders in anti-Sikh riots case: BJP

The double standards of Congress in following moral benchmarks stand exposed as it allegedly tried to shield its leaders who are involved in 1984 anti-Sikh riots, BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu alleged.

Bhullar case in Supreme Court today

Amid a raging political debate over the issue, the Supreme Court, Monday, is likely to take up a petition challenging the rejection of mercy plea of death row convict Davinderpal Singh Bhullar by the President.