Operation Blue Star

Advani ​Advani shelves film on Operation Blue Star, to begin 'Batla House'

Advani ​Advani shelves film on Operation Blue Star, to begin 'Batla House'

Filmmaker Nikkhil Advani will not be making a film on Operation Blue Star, as intended earlier, because he feels the subject matter could be too controversial.

May 28, 2017, 18:12 PM IST

Sikh campaigners seek release of UK files on 1984 Golden Temple assault

The Indian government has put the death toll from the action, named Operation Blue Star, at about 400 people, whereas Sikh groups say many more were killed.

Dec 30, 2016, 09:01 AM IST

Punjab: Security tightened on 32nd anniversary of Operation Blue Star

Watch this special segment and get to know about the security preparation on the 32nd Anniversary of operation blue star.
To know more watch this full video here.

Jun 06, 2016, 23:26 PM IST
Operation Blue Star 32nd anniversary: Pro-Khalistan, anti-govt slogans raised, prayers offered at Golden Temple

Operation Blue Star 32nd anniversary: Pro-Khalistan, anti-govt slogans raised, prayers offered at Golden Temple

Security has been strengthened at various locations in Amritsar in view of 32nd Operation Blue Star Anniversary today.

Jun 06, 2016, 09:08 AM IST

Operation Blue Star anniversary: Badal asks people to maintain peace

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Sunday asked the people of the state to exercise restraint while observing the 32nd anniversary of Operation Bluestar tomorrow peacefully even as police continued to crack down on radicals across the state.

Jun 05, 2016, 19:27 PM IST
Operation Blue Star: Roles of Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar should be probed, says Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Operation Blue Star: Roles of Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar should be probed, says Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal wants files related to the attack on Sri Darbar Sahib during the Operation Blue Star to be made public.

Apr 25, 2016, 09:47 AM IST
Pranab Mukherjee terms his exit from Rajiv Gandhi Cabinet as a "fiasco"

Pranab Mukherjee terms his exit from Rajiv Gandhi Cabinet as a "fiasco"

The President has termed his exit from the Rajiv Gandhi Cabinet and Congress party as a "fiasco" which he himself had created.

Jan 28, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

President Pranab Mukherjee's second memoir released by VP

President Pranab Mukherjee's book which reminisces about crucial events of his political life including Indira Gandhi's assassination, Babri Masjid demolition, operation Blue Star and his ouster from Rajiv Gandhi's Cabinet was released today.

Jan 28, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

Sikhs march in UK to protest Operation Blue Star

Hundreds of Sikhs marched through central London to mark the 31st anniversary of Operation Blue Star in 1984 - when Indian Army stormed Sikhism's holiest shrine to flush out militants.

Jun 08, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

31 years after 'Blue Star', Bhindranwale still hero for Jammu Sikhs

Thirty-one years after he was killed in 'Operation Blue Star' in Amritsar, Punjab, separatist militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale is still regarded as a martyr and 'sant' by Sikhs living in Jammu.

Jun 07, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm

Watch: Fast N Facts @ 7:30pm only on Zee News.

Jun 06, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

Punjab to raise issue of artefacts: Badal

Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Friday reiterated that the Punjab government would raise with the Centre the issue of retrieving rare books and other artefacts taken by the Indian Army from Sikh Reference Library, Amritsar, during the Operation Blue Star.

May 15, 2015, 15:55 PM IST

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.

Jun 07, 2014, 20:41 PM IST

Badal sought military action at Golden Temple: Amarinder

Congress leader Capt Amarinder Singh on Wednesday claimed that Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal had asked the then union government to go for military action at Golden temple.

Feb 12, 2014, 19:22 PM IST

Operation Blue Star architect Lt Gen KS Brar rubbishes reports of UK help

Rubbishing the reports hinting at British help to India in planning the Operation Bluestar, former Lieutenant General Kuldeep Singh Brar has said that the anti-Sikh raid was planned and executed entirely by the Indian Army.

Jan 15, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Brar attackers jailed in Britain

Four Sikhs, convicted of attacking former Indian Army officer Lt Gen (retd) Kuldeep Singh Brar were Tuesday sentenced to various lengthy prison terms.

Dec 10, 2013, 21:10 PM IST

Sentencing in Brar attack case fixed for December

Three Sikh men and a woman convicted of carrying out a life-threatening attack on Lt Gen (retd) K S Brar, the hero of the 1984 Operation Blue Star, will be sentenced on December 10, a UK court ruled on Monday.

Oct 14, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

Brar`s throat slashed in premeditated revenge attack in UK

Lt Gen (retd) Kuldip Singh Brar was followed before his throat was slashed with a knife in a premeditated revenge attack, a UK court was told.

Jul 17, 2013, 08:23 AM IST

Lt Gen KS Brar attack case: Trial opens in London

The trial of two Sikh men and a woman accused of stabbing Lt Gen (Retd) KS Brar, who led `Operation Blue Star` here opened on Monday, nine months after the attack.

Jul 15, 2013, 21:22 PM IST

March to commemorate 29 years of Operation Blue Star

Radical Sikh outfit `Dal Khalsa` will carry out a march to commemorate 29th anniversary of Operation Blue Star.

Jun 01, 2013, 21:10 PM IST