1984 Riots Case

  • 1984 riots: SAD team to meet Pranab against Sajjan's acquittal May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: A delegation of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) will be meeting President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday to submit a memorandum on the 1984 Delhi riots verdict acquitting Congress leader Sajjan Kumar of all charges. The delegation will be headed by Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal. Massive protests resumed...
  • 1984 riots case: US court sets date for hearing May 31, 2011

    New York: A US federal Court in New York has set September 21 date for pre-trial hearing in a case against Urban Development Minister Kamal Nath and India's Congress Party in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Judge Robert W Sweet of US Federal Court of the Southern District of New...
  • CBI seeks dismissal of case against Tytler July 24, 2010

    New Delhi: The CBI on Saturday told a Delhi Court that there was no sufficient evidence against former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case. Pleading for dismissal of a petition filed by the family of the riots victim against the closure of case against Tytler, the investigating...
  • Sajjan Kumar gets bail in anti-Sikh riots case March 10, 2010

    New Delhi: Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and nine others were on Wednesday granted bail by a city court in two cases relating to their alleged involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Lokesh Kumar granted bail to Sajjan Kumar and the others after they appeared before him. All...
  • Delhi court defers hearing in Tytler case | Full coverage April 9, 2009

    New Delhi: Congress leader Jagdish Tytler won a brief respite as a court on Thursday postponed its hearing in a case during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots till April 28. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) argued before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Rakesh Pandit that the court was not empowered to...
  • CBI clears Tytler in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case April 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Congress leader and former union minister Jagdish Tytler was on Thursday given a clean chit by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in a case registered against him for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Delhi. De-sealing its final report in the case in a court in the Capital, the...