HS Phoolka

Former AAP member HS Phoolka to float Punjab-based non-political organisation

He won't contest 2019 Lok Sabha election and will work for the betterment of Punjab.

Jan 04, 2019, 17:39 PM IST

Senior AAP leader HS Phoolka resigns from party, submits resignation to Arvind Kejriwal

The 73-year-old lawyer is representing the victims in 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases.

Jan 03, 2019, 20:06 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: 'Interesting turn' likely in Jagdish Tytler's case, say victims' lawyers

Delhi high court verdict convicting Sajjan Kumar in the other riots case has raised hopes of the 1984 case victims. 

Dec 23, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

Amritsar blast: AAP MLA accuses Army chief of orchestrating attack, regrets later

Phoolka has, however, on Monday regretted over his comments saying that his statement was misunderstood.

Nov 19, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Will quit party if AAP joins Congress-led alliance, warns HS Phoolka

HS Phoolka, the AAP legislator from Punjab, has said that there can be no compromise in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

May 24, 2018, 17:14 PM IST

HS Phoolka records statement in defamation case against Jagdish Tytler

Aam Aadmi Party leader and 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims' lawyer H.S. Phoolka on Saturday recorded his statement before the Patiala House Court in a defamation case filed by him against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler.

Dec 16, 2017, 23:28 PM IST

AAP's Phoolka quits as Punjab Leader of Opposition

Senior lawyer and AAP legislator HS Phoolka on Tuesday resigned as the Leader of Opposition in the Punjab Assembly to be able to continue to fight cases of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims in courts.

Jul 11, 2017, 20:59 PM IST

Duration of Budget session too short: AAP MLA HS Phoolka

Leader of Opposition and AAP MLA HS Phoolka on Wednesday said the duration of the upcoming Budget session of the Punjab Assembly was "too short" to discuss matters of public importance.

Jun 07, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

Bhagwant Mann hits back at Gurpreet Ghuggi for questioning his selection as Punjab AAP chief

Bhagwant Mann on Wednesday hit back at Gurpreet Singh Waraich 'Ghuggi' for questioning the process of appointment of the former as the chief of the AAP's Punjab unit asking him whether the procedure was right when he was made the party's state convener.

May 10, 2017, 22:29 PM IST

AAP's Phoolka to be Leader of Opposition in Punjab

Senior AAP leader HS Phoolka was on Wednesday elected the Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab assembly.

Mar 15, 2017, 16:49 PM IST

Congress storms back to power in Punjab, wins 77 out of 117 seats

Almost after a decade, the Congress party on Saturday swept back to power in Punjab with veteran party leader Amarinder Singh all set to return as Chief Minister of the state. 

Mar 11, 2017, 21:47 PM IST

Assembly elections 2017: Campaigning in Punjab, Goa to end today; voting on Saturday

The campaigning for the Assembly elections in Punjab and Goa will come to an end on Thursday.

Feb 02, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Will Arvind Kejriwal-led AAP be a game-changer in Punjab Elections 2017

State elections in Punjab have always been a two-way contest.

Jan 30, 2017, 16:06 PM IST

1984 anti-Sikh riots: AAP leader HS Phoolka demands immediate arrest of Jagdish Tytler, Sajjan Kumar

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Supreme Court lawyer H S Phoolka today demanded immediate arrest of Congress leaders Jagdish Tytler and Sajjan Kumar for their alleged role in 1984 riots and said that they are being saved by the political parties for their "vested interests." 

Nov 24, 2016, 20:28 PM IST

AAP releases first list of 19 candidates, Bhagwant Mann to lead campaign in Punjab; here is the full list

Senior lawyers HS Poolkha and Himmat Singh Shergill figure in the AAP's first list. While Phoolka has been fielded from Dakha, Shergill will contest from SAS Nagar.

Aug 04, 2016, 14:03 PM IST

AAP in damage control mode? HS Phoolka to visit Golden Temple to seek pardon for Khetan's mistake

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader Harvinder Singh Phoolka will visit the Golden Temple on Sunday to seek pardon for the mistake committed by Ashish Khetan, who "inadvertently" hurt the religious sentiments of the Sikh community by comparing 'youth manifesto' with the Guru Granth Sahib.

Jul 10, 2016, 09:46 AM IST

1984 riots: 'Do something, or wind up' SIT probe: Kejriwal govt ad urges PM Modi

A Delhi government's advertisement has urged PM Narendra Modi to get the SIT probing the anti-Sikh riots in Delhi in 1984, 'to do something or to wind it up'.

Jun 20, 2016, 12:34 PM IST

Bhullar's parole a right step in the right direction: H S Phoolka

Bhullar's death sentence, awarded to him in the 1993 Delhi bomb blast case, was commuted by the Supreme Court into life imprisonment in 2014. 

Apr 23, 2016, 23:50 PM IST

As Kejriwal aims for Punjab victory, 'missing' 1984 riots file puts AAP in a soup

A file on the constitution of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riots is reportedly missing.

Jan 22, 2016, 11:13 AM IST

AAP MLA Parmila Tokas's husband gets bail in two cases

The husband of an AAP MLA, facing two seperate cases for allegedly making casteist remarks against a Dalit woman and assualting a government official, on Saturday got bail from a Delhi court.

Jan 16, 2016, 19:39 PM IST