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Updated : 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 21 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Thursday extended by three months the parole of retired naval officer Captain Bhagmal, convicted and sentenced to a life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, stating that he was over 90 years of age.
Updated : 6 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 28 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Friday wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind, demanding a high-level judicial inquiry under the supervision of a Supreme Court judge into the North-East Delhi violence, which she compared to 1984 anti-Sikh r
New Delhi [India], Feb 26 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday expressed concern over the violence in northeast Delhi, saying that it cannot let another riot like the one in 1984 happen under its watch.
Updated : 8 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 7 (ANI): A witness in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case again accused jailed Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and recognised him as the main person who instigated and led the mob during the riots.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Dec 5 (ANI): SAD MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa on Thursday termed the "disclosure" by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh regarding 1984 riots as "sensational" and said that the "massacre" was sponsored by none other than, the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Dec 5 (ANI): BJP leader and grandson of former home minister PV Narasimha Rao, NV Subash, on Thursday, condemned former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement that the 1984 riots could've been avoided if IK Gujral's advice was heeded by Rao.
New Delhi [India], Dec 5 (ANI): Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said that Inder Kumar Gujral's advice to then home minister Narsimha Rao would have prevented the 1984 massacres, if later had heard and acted over it.
Updated : 10 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 1 (ANI): Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Friday held a candle march in support of the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots here.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Washington [US] Sept 30 (ANI): The Sikh community in the US, led by its front line organisation Sikhs of America, Inc, has welcomed the decision of the Government of India to release Sikh prisoners lodged in jails under Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act (TADA) for the last
Updated : 1 year ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 10 (ANI): In the wake of reopening of a case allegedly involving Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, a BJP MLA in state has expressed the hoep that the new SIT will take up the matter seriously.
New Delhi [India], Sept 10 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dixit on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of vendetta politics after a special investigation team (SIT) decided to reopen the investigation into several cases related to 1984 Sikh riots.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi asked Sam Pitroda to apologise for his "happened, so what" remarks on 1984 anti-Sikh riots.