ANTI SIKH RIOTS CASE

  • Sikh group granted plea by US federal court on summons to Sonia Gandhi September 10, 2013

    A Sikh rights group has obtained an order from a US federal court for delivery of summons to Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, who is in New York for medical treatment, through hospital staff or security personnel assigned to her, according to the group's attorney. US-based group Sikhs For Justice (SFJ)...
  • US court issues summons to Sonia Gandhi in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case September 4, 2013

    A federal court in New York has issued summons to Congress president Sonia Gandhi for "shielding and protecting" the leaders of her party who were allegedly involved in the anti-Sikh riots in India in 1984. The summons was issued by the US Eastern District Court of New York after a rights...
  • 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...
  • Delhi Police has been a party to '84 Sikh killings: HS Phoolka May 1, 2013

    Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in the 1984 antiSikh riots case has left those, who lost their kins in the massacre, aggrieved. HS Phoolka, who has been spearheading the legal battle for the riot victims, joined IBNLive readers in an interaction on the future of the case as they prepare to take...
  • CBI clears Tytler in 1984 antiSikh riots case April 2, 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 antiSikh riots in Delhi. Desealing its final report in the case in a court in the Capital, the...