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Navjot Singh Sidhu says Amarinder Singh 'architect' of farm laws, former CM calls ex-cricketer 'fraud'

The politics in Punjab gets murkier as state Congress chief leader Navjot Singh Sidhu and former Chief Minister Amarinder Singh engage in a 'war of words'.

Oct 21, 2021, 23:47 PM IST

Singhu border murder: ‘The conspiracy was executed by govts', says Rakesh Tikait

“They've (Nihangs) said it's a religious matter & Govt shouldn't link it to farmers' protest...We're talking to them that they're not needed here as of now...Govt can deteriorate the situation. The conspiracy was executed by govts..,” said Rakesh Tikait. 

Oct 17, 2021, 19:45 PM IST

Singhu border murder case: All three accused sent to six-day police custody

All three accused namely, Narayan Singh, Bhagwant Singh and Govind Preet Singh, were sent to police custody for six days in connection with the gruesome lynching and murder at Singhu Border. 

Oct 17, 2021, 16:13 PM IST

Singhu border murder: 2 people arrested, victim’s family demands high-level probe

Amritsar Rural Police arrested another accused on Saturday in connection with the gruesome lynching and murder at the farmers' protest site at Singhu Border. 

Oct 16, 2021, 23:20 PM IST

Singhu border murder: Police arrest one more accused from Punjab

Amritsar Rural Police arrest the second accused in the matter, Narayan Singh from Rakh Devidass Pura, Amarkot village in Punjab.

Oct 16, 2021, 19:14 PM IST

Singhu border murder: Accused Nihang Saravjeet Singh sent to 7-day judicial custody

Nihang Sikh member Saravjeet Singh had surrendered after the gruesome killing of a man at the Singhu Border on Friday. 

Oct 16, 2021, 14:42 PM IST

Singhu border murder: Deceased man's daughter wants justice, says 'had no criminal past'

Lakhbir Singh, the man found dead at Singhu border did have a criminal past and was not affiliated with any political party

Oct 16, 2021, 12:46 PM IST

Singhu border murder: One Nihang Sikh detained, deceased's family demands justice - what we know so far

A member of the warrior Sikh order 'Nihang' surrendered to the Haryana Police taking responsibility for the murder at Singhu border. 

Oct 16, 2021, 07:18 AM IST

Singhu border murder: Haryana police detain one person in Sonipat- video inside

Police detained one person in Sonipat in connection with the incident where a corpse with hands and legs chopped was found hanging on a police barricade at the farmers' protest site near the Singhu border.

Oct 15, 2021, 21:14 PM IST

Singhu border murder: Nihangs confess to killing man over 'sacrilege', SKM distances itself

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha condemned the brutal murder of a man at Singhu border and said that neither the deceased nor the Nihang group had any relation with the farmers' body.

Oct 15, 2021, 14:31 PM IST

Body with chopped off wrist found tied to police barricade at Singhu border, case registered

A man's body was found tied to an overturned police barricade lying in pool of blood on the grounda the farmers' protest site. 

Oct 15, 2021, 10:58 AM IST

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SIT begins probe, recreates crime scene with Ashish Mishra

The entire area, where the October 3 incident took place was cordoned off.

Oct 14, 2021, 15:03 PM IST

Lakhimpur Kheri violence 'absolutely condemnable': Nirmala Sitharaman at Harvard Kennedy School

Nirmala Sitharaman was responding to a question during a conversation about the killing of four farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri at Harvard Kennedy School.   

Oct 13, 2021, 13:28 PM IST

Did Punjab regiment jawans join farmers’ protest? Army clears air on viral video claim

"A video is circulating on social media showing Indian Army jawans standing with civilians under a tent saying that Punjab regiment soldiers are protesting with some farmers," an official said.

Oct 10, 2021, 15:33 PM IST

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Accused Ashish Kumar arrested after 11 hours of questioning

Ashish was not co-operating and failed to answer a few questions, DIG Upendra Agarwal told reporters. 

Oct 09, 2021, 20:20 PM IST

Farmers to march to UP's Lakhimpur in protest on October 12, will hold 'Mahapanchayat' on October 18

The Samyukt Kisan Morcha called for all farmers to convene at Lakhimpur Kheri district in protest against the violence that took place there in which eight people were killed.

Oct 09, 2021, 18:07 PM IST

Haryana CM Khattar meets Amit Shah in Delhi, discuss Singhu border reopening issue

"I met with Amit Shah Ji today, we briefed him on the issue of opening of Singhu & Tikri borders. I am hopeful that borders will be opened soon," said CM Khattar.

Oct 09, 2021, 16:07 PM IST

Six dead in violence during farmers' protest in UP's Lakhimpur Kheri

Six people were killed as violence erupted here during a farmers' protest over Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya's visit, according to an official. Two SUVs were set on fire by angry farmers, reports said, after they hit a group of protesters.

Oct 03, 2021, 21:57 PM IST

Two protesting farmers killed at UP's Lakhimpur-Kheri, Cong and SKM demand judicial probe

The SKM condemned the attack on farmers and demanded imposition of murder charges against all those involved.

Oct 03, 2021, 20:53 PM IST

Samyukt Kisan Morcha calls off protest after Centre announces paddy procurement

Demonstrations were held by Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) in Punjab and Haryana to demand immediate procurement of paddy, the Centre today revoked its decision. 

Oct 02, 2021, 22:26 PM IST