Balwant Singh Rajoana to field sister from Patiala

Balwant Singh Rajoana, the death-row convict in the Beant Singh assassination case, has decided to field his sister Kamaldeep Kaur from Patiala Lok Sabha seat against Union minister Preneet Kaur.

Rajoana to field candidate against Preneet, Bittu

Balwant Singh Rajoana, a death row convict for assassinating former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, has said he will field his candidate against members of the erstwhile royal family of Patiala.

Rajoana gets two-and-half-year sentence under Arms Act

Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row for the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh, was sentenced in an Arms Act case.

Rumours regarding Rajoana hanging refuted by jail official

The superintendent of Patiala central jail today refuted rumours about hanging of Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row in connection with the assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh.

Rajoana against anyone defending him

Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row in connection with the assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, has said that he did not want anyone to defend him.

Rajoana against anyone defending him

Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row in connection with the assassination of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, has said that he did not want anyone to defend him.

`Rajoana not shifted to Delhi, still in Patiala jail`

Punjab police Thursday dismissed as baseless reports that Balwant Singh Rajoana, on death row for assassination of former Chief Minister Beant Singh in 1995, has been shifted to New Delhi.

Media `misinterpreted` Rajoana`s letter, claims his sister

The sister of Balwant Singh Rajoana, a convict on death row in connection with the assassination of former Punjab CM Beant Singh, said that the letter recently written by him was allegedly "misinterpreted" by the media.

Beant Singh`s grandson seeks Rajoana`s hanging

Congress MP and grandson of late former Chief Minister Beant Singh, Ravneet Singh Bittu, Monday demanded the execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana, the convict on death row for assassinating the former Punjab leader.

Court awards 10 yrs jail to terrorist Rajoana

A court here Wednesday awarded ten years rigorous imprisonment (RI) to terrorist Balwant Singh Rajoana under an Explosive Act case.

11 mercy petitions pending before President

As many as 11 mercy petitions of death convicts are pending before President Pranab Mukherjee, an RTI reply has stated.

Ruckus in Punjab Assembly over memorial, Rajoana

Congress members created a ruckus in the House on the two issues first forcing Speaker Charanjit Singh Atwal to adjourn the House for 45 minutes.

Rajoana`s mercy petition to be examined on merit: PC

Chidambaram said execution of a condemned prisoner has to be stayed once a mercy petition is filed before the President.

BJP, SAD for abolition of death penalty

BJP and SAD on Friday made a strong pitch in the Rajya Sabha for abolition of death penalty by asking Government to bring legislation.

Rajoana hanging row: Sikh youth commits suicide

A Sikh youth allegedly committed
suicide apparently in support of Babbar Khalsa militant
Balwant Singh Rajoana, a claim denied by the police.

SC slams ‘drama’ over Rajoana’s execution

The Supreme Court on Thursday slammed the Centre and the Punjab govt for politicising and delaying the execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana, convicted in the assassination of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh.

Rajoana case: Shutdown in Gurdaspur today

A number of traders Thursday closed
their shops following a bandh call given by some right-wing organisations here to protest the registration of case against 14 members of their community.

Three protest marches banned, crackdown against Panthic bodies

The detentions were made from various districts, including Bathinda, Gurdaspur, Ludhiana and Amritsar.

Family relieved: Beant`s grandson

Kotli, a Congress MLA from Khanna, said the family felt relieved and satisfied over the decision.

Centre puts on hold Balwant Singh’s execution

The Centre stayed the execution of Balwant Singh Rajoana, assassin of former Punjab chief minister Beant Singh.