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1984 anti-Sikh riots

1984 anti-Sikh riot: SC to hear Kumar's plea challenging his conviction next year

Sajjan Kumar, 73, who is lodged in jail, resigned from the Congress party after he was convicted and awarded life term by the high court.

05 Aug 2019 4:43 PM

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC refuses to grant bail to Sajjan Kumar

Two weeks after Kumar was awarded life sentence in connection with the riots case, Kumar surrendered at the Karkardooma District Court.

05 Aug 2019 1:24 PM

How can national security not be an issue? asks PM Modi

He also came down heavily on Lalu Prasads RJD, the Congress ally in Bihar which he did not mention by name.

15 May 2019 12:35 PM

Pitroda's comments on 1984 riots 'out of line'; he must apologise: Rahul

The Congress quickly distanced itself from Pitroda, who is chief of Overseas Congress and an advisor to Rahul.

11 May 2019 8:56 AM

Pitroda blames 'bad hindi' for his 'so what' remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

His apology came after BJP leaders, Sikh groups and Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked Pitroada.

10 May 2019 7:40 PM


'Hua so hua': PM tears into Congress's Pitroda remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots

The Congress attaches no value to human lives lost in riots, Modi said.

10 May 2019 2:11 PM

Delhi HC defers hearing appeal filed by anti-Sikh riots convicts to May 20

Sehrawat and Singh were held guilty of murdering of two Sikhs in South Delhi's Mahipalpur area during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

22 Apr 2019 7:40 PM

AAP leader Alka Lamba hints at returning to Congress

However, Lamba has not made any official announcement regarding her exit from AAP.

15 Mar 2019 7:03 PM

1984 riots: Sajjan Kumar instigated mob to kill Sikhs, victim reiterates before court

Kaur further said that the next morning, they were attacked in which here son and her father were killed.

07 Mar 2019 8:16 PM

UP govt forms SIT to investigate 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Kanpur

About 2,800 Sikhs were killed across India during the pogrom that broke out after Indira Gandhi's assassination on October 31, 1984.

06 Feb 2019 9:33 AM


'No respect for Sikhs': Row over Jagdish Tytler's presence at Congress event

Jagdish Tytler was seen sitting in the front row at event where Sheila Dikshit took over as Delhi Congress chief.

16 Jan 2019 3:17 PM

SC notice to CBI on 1984 anti-Sikh riots convict Sajjan Kumar's appeal

A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Ashok Bhushan and S K Kaul also issued notice on Sajjan Kumar's bail plea.

14 Jan 2019 11:54 AM

‘A mistake took place in 1947’: PM’s Kartarpur dig at Congress

After releasing coin on Guru Gobind Singh, PM Modi slammed Congress for 1984 riots that happened after Indira Gandhi's assassination.

13 Jan 2019 2:34 PM

Converting anti-corruption movement into party in 2012 was wrong: Phoolka targets AAP

Phoolka said his resignation as MLA has not been accepted by the Speaker of Punjab Assembly.

04 Jan 2019 7:14 PM

If Ram temple cannot be built now, then when: Shiv Sena

Mr Modi has adopted a completely contrary position on this issue.

04 Jan 2019 4:21 AM


Sajjan Kumar, convicted in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, surrenders before court

73-year-old ex-Congress leader was sentenced to life for 'remainder of his natural life' by Delhi HC on Dec 17.

31 Dec 2018 2:47 PM

Sajjan Kumar, convicted in 1984 anti-Sikh riots, likely to surrender today

HS Phhoolka said, 'This is a very big victory for entire nation, as a mass murderer is going to be punished after years.'

31 Dec 2018 12:12 PM

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar likely to surrender before court on Dec 31

‘We will comply with the high court's judgment,’ his counsel Anil Kumar Sharma told PTI.

27 Dec 2018 4:11 PM

Sikh protestors deface Rajiv Chowk signboard in Delhi’s Connaught Place

Protestors, comprising both men and women, demanded that Rajiv Chowk be renamed after Shaheed Bhagat Singh.

26 Dec 2018 5:21 PM

'AAP rubbing salt on wounds of victims of 1984 riots,' says Amit Shah

Amit Shah also accused Congress chief Rahul Gandhi of supporting illegal migrants.

23 Dec 2018 8:25 PM