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Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal should not have been invited: Justin Trudeau

Khalistani terrorist Jaspal Atwal should not have been invited: Justin Trudeau

A controversy erupted after Atwal, Sikh separatist convicted of attempting to murder of Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu in Vancouver in 1986, was invited to an event that was held in Mumbai where Trudeau was present.

Feb 22, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
MEA claims ignorance about visa to Jaspal Atwal, convicted Khalistani terrorist, for Justin Trudeau's event

MEA claims ignorance about visa to Jaspal Atwal, convicted Khalistani terrorist, for Justin Trudeau's event

Canadian High Commissioner Nadir Patel has cancelled dinner invitation to Jaspal Atwal, a convicted Khalistani terrorist.

Feb 22, 2018, 16:14 PM IST
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh meets Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, raises Khalistan issue

Punjab CM Amarinder Singh meets Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, raises Khalistan issue

Both the leaders also discussed the strong bond that exists between the two places, largely due to an influential Punjabi community settled in the western nation.

Feb 21, 2018, 18:41 PM IST
Canada PM Justin Trudeau at 'Khalistan event'; India lodges protest

Canada PM Justin Trudeau at 'Khalistan event'; India lodges protest

On April 30, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addressed a parade for `Khalsa Day`, which included floats glorifying Sikh militant leaders.

May 12, 2017, 11:02 AM IST
Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan pays obeisance at Golden Temple; radicals raise Khalistan slogans

Canada's Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan pays obeisance at Golden Temple; radicals raise Khalistan slogans

Harjit Singh Sajjan is a Sikh whose native village, Bambeli, falls in Hoshiarpur district of Punjab.

Apr 20, 2017, 08:37 AM IST

Congress seeks clarification from Canadian minister on Khalistan

Punjab Congress today asked Canadian Defence Minister Harjit Singh Sajjan to clarify his stand on Khalistan, a day after Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said he would not meet him as he is a "Khalistani sympathiser".

Apr 14, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Harminder Singh Mintoo made several calls to Pakistan from Nabha jail: Probe

Harminder Singh Mintoo made several calls to Pakistan from Nabha jail: Probe

Self-styled chief of the Khalistan Liberation Force Harminder Singh Mintoo reportedly told interrogators about expansion plans of KLF through Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

Nov 30, 2016, 21:57 PM IST
Armed men storm Punjab's Nabha jail, free Khalistani militant, gangsters; massive manhunt launched

Armed men storm Punjab's Nabha jail, free Khalistani militant, gangsters; massive manhunt launched

After the jailbreak, security agencies in northern states were put on high alert and Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal.

Nov 27, 2016, 23:16 PM IST
Major breakthrough in Nabha jailbreak: Mastermind Parminder Singh arrested, huge cache of arms recovered

Major breakthrough in Nabha jailbreak: Mastermind Parminder Singh arrested, huge cache of arms recovered

One of the Nabha jail attackers has been arrested with huge cache of arms and ammunition from Shamli district of Uttar Pradesh. 

Nov 27, 2016, 19:57 PM IST
Nabha jailbreak: Escaped prisoners were a prized catch

Nabha jailbreak: Escaped prisoners were a prized catch

The Punjab Police and security agencies are investigating the recent activities of the six prisoners who escaped from the maximum security Nabha Jail premises on Sunday following a well-planned attack by unidentified armed men.

Nov 27, 2016, 13:35 PM IST

White House refuses to endorse petition on Khalistan

In an address to the people of India in 2015, Barack Obama had reaffirmed the universal right for those who practice faith to do so as they choose.

Oct 07, 2016, 14:27 PM IST
Khalistan terror camp running in Canada to attack Punjab; Justin Trudeau govt alerted

Khalistan terror camp running in Canada to attack Punjab; Justin Trudeau govt alerted

Hardeep Nijjar, the operational head of Khalistan Terror Force (KTF), is a baptized Sikh staying in Surrey since 1995 on Canadian passport. 

May 30, 2016, 05:25 AM IST

UK lifts ban on pro-Khalistan Sikh group

The International Sikh Youth Federation was established in the 1980s in militancy-wracked Punjab.

Mar 18, 2016, 22:59 PM IST

Khalistani terrorist Balwant Singh Rajoana assaults journalist in Punjab prison

A senior journalist was allegedly assaulted inside a high-security prison on Saturday by Khalistani terrorist Balwant Singh Rajoana, who is facing death sentence on terrorism charges, officials said.

Dec 19, 2015, 23:51 PM IST

Heated exchanges in Lok Sabha over Dalits

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday witnessed heated exchanges as Congress members alleged "atrocities" on dalits in Punjab, evoking a sharp response from the government as well as the state's ruling party Shiromani Akali Dal which accused the Opposition of "misleading" the House.

Dec 15, 2015, 14:17 PM IST

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Nov 21, 2015, 21:19 PM IST
'Anti-national' Congress supporting pro-Khalistan groups in Punjab: Sukhbir Badal

'Anti-national' Congress supporting pro-Khalistan groups in Punjab: Sukhbir Badal

Badal said Congress leaders including its state chief recently shared the stage with groups, which have been demanding Khalistan, at a rally in Amritsar.

Nov 21, 2015, 13:54 PM IST
Supreme Court clears trial of ex-Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara'

Supreme Court clears trial of ex-Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara'

The Supreme Court on Friday cleared the trial of former Punjab CM Beant Singh's assassin Jagtar Singh 'Tara'.

Nov 20, 2015, 12:37 PM IST

BJP slams Congress for lending support to 'Sarbat Khalsa'

 BJP today accused Congress of "destablising the state and the country" by leading support to 'Sarbat Khalsa' held at village Chabba three days ago where 'Khalistan' slogans were raised and a convict in former chief minister Beant Singh's assassination case was appointed as Jathedar of Akal Takht Sahib.

Nov 14, 2015, 03:10 AM IST
Sikhs, Patels protest against PM Narendra Modi at UN headquarters

Sikhs, Patels protest against PM Narendra Modi at UN headquarters

 A group of Sikhs and the Patidar community supporters have demonstrated outside the UN headquarters here, coinciding with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Sustainable Development at a special UN summit.

Sep 26, 2015, 10:54 AM IST