Brar

  • Operation Bluestar: Lieutenant General Brar denies UK claims February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: In what could turn into a headache for the Congress party, Britain has officially admitted that they had an advisory role in Operation Bluestar. The revelation comes even as Sikh groups are demanding an SIT probe into the 1984 riots. However, Lieutenant General Brar who led Indian troops...
  • Not aware of any advice by UK on Operation Bluestar: Lt Gen Brar February 4, 2014

    Reacting to the British statement on Operation Bluestar, Retired Lieutenant General Kuldeep Brar said, "I am not aware of any advice by UK govt to India on Operation Bluestar. UK played no role "limited" or otherwise in Operation Blue Star. I came into the picture on June 1, 1984." ...
  • Operation Bluestar: David Cameron promises swift investigation January 16, 2014

    Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron has promised a swift investigation into claims of Britain's alleged covert involvement in Operation Bluestar. The British government said it will probe claims that a special force officer helped Indira Gandhi's plan the Operation at the Golden Temple in 1984. But Lt General Brar, who...
  • Sikhs fume after new documents surface in UK on Operation Bluestar January 15, 2014

    Chandigarh: The claims by a Sikh member of the House of Lords in London that former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher helped in Operation Bluestar has created furore in Punjab and also within the Sikh community in the United Kingdom. British MP Indarjit Singh had demanded an explanation after recently...
  • Lt General Brar rubbishes UK involvement in planning Operation Bluestar January 14, 2014

    Lt Gen (Retd) KS Brar, who led the offensive, rubbished charges that British special forces were involved in planning attack on Golden Temple in 1984. He said that Operation Bluestar was planned and executed by Indian military commanders. ...
  • Operation Bluestar hero Lt General Brar calls UK documents fictitious January 14, 2014

    Amid the raging row over claims that Margaret Thatcher's government had aided India in the Operation Bluestar to flush out militants from the Golden Temple in 1984, Lt Gen (Retd) KS Brar, who led the offensive, on Tuesday said it was planned and executed by Indian military commanders. "I am quite...
  • Akal Takht upset over jail term to Lt Gen Brar's attackers December 12, 2013

    The Akal Takht on Thursday described as 'inhuman and harsh' a British Court's sentencing of three Sikh men and a woman for carrying out a revenge attack on Lt Gen (retired) KS Brar in London. Jathedar Akal Takht, the highest Sikh temporal seat, Gyani Gurbachan Singh said he has directed the...
  • Lt Gen KS Brar's attackers sentenced by British court December 10, 2013

    Three Sikh men and a woman convicted of carrying out a revenge attack on Lt Gen (retd) KS Brar, the hero of the 1984 Operation Blue Star, were sentenced from 10-and half years to 14 years in prison by a British court on Tuesday. The pro-Khalistani supporters had tried to slash...
  • I think Tanishaa will win 'Bigg Boss 7': Candy Brar November 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Former model Candy Brar's stint at 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7' is over, but she doesn't think actress Tanishaa Mukherjee will face the same fate anytime soon. Apart from the 'Neal 'N Nikki' actress, Gauhar Khan, Kamya Punjabi, Pratyusha Banerjee, Aijaz Khan, VJ Andy, Armaan Kohli, Eli Avram, Sofia...
  • I entered 'Bigg Boss' to confront Vivek Mishra: Candy Brar November 10, 2013

    People orchestrate mood changes in 'Bigg Boss' house: Candy Brar Mumbai: Former model Candy Brar, latest to be evicted from 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7', says she was a "nervous wreck" inside the house because of the atmosphere. She feels most of the contestants are actors and they manipulate their moods...
  • Bigg Boss 7: I had nothing to do with Kushal, says Candy Brar November 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Model Candy Brar became the eighth contestant to be ousted from the seventh season of the celebrity reality show 'Bigg Boss' on Saturday night. Brar, who entered the caravan section of the show with contestant Ajaz Khan and spent just a week in the main house, said she is...
  • Kushal an extremist, unpredictable: Candy Brar on ex-boyfriend October 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Model Candy Brar, who barely had time to prepare to get into 'Bigg Boss 7', describes her ex-boyfriend Kushal Tandon as 'unpredictable' and says she's clueless how he will react on seeing her in the house. Scoffing at reports that she is entering the reality show to confront Kushal, Candy...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Happy if Kushal has moved on, says his ex, Candy Brar October 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Model Candy Brar, who will enter 'Bigg Boss-Saath 7' Saturday, says that she will be more than happy if she finds that her ex-boyfriend Kushal Tandon has moved on with Gauhar Khan. "I will be very happy if he has moved on. I will not deny that there was...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Vivek takes a dig at Kushal, mentions Candy Brar October 22, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems Vivek has taken Salman Khan's advice quite seriously when the host told him that he is just not visible and too inactive on the show. After revealing Armaan's engagement to Tanya Singh on the reality show, Vivek Mishra yet again goes a step further and mentions...
  • Now, Maharaja''s nephew stakes claim to Rs 20,000 crore property August 5, 2013

    Chandigarh: In a fresh twist, nephew of erstwhile Maharaja of Faridkot Harinder Singh Brar has decided to challenge a recent court order which granted inheritance of assets worth Rs 20,000 crore to the late ruler's two surviving daughters. Kanwar Bharatinder Singh, son of the Maharaja's younger brother, late Kanwar Manjitinder...
  • Four killed in separate road accidents July 26, 2013

    Four persons, including a B.SC student, were killed in road accidents in the city in Kanpur, police said on Friday. 25-year-old Kalbe Haider, resident of Karnal Gang area, was crushed to death by a truck in kanpur on Thursday, they said. The truck driver fled the scene after the mishap but...
  • Trial of accused in Brar attack case adjourned till May 20 April 12, 2013

    London: The trial of two Sikh men and a woman accused of attacking 1984 Operation Blue Star hero Lt Gen (retd) KS Brar in London has been adjourned till May 20 as the judge was busy with another case. Mandeep Singh Sandhu, 34, Dilbagh Singh, 36, and Harjit Kaur, 38,...
  • Haryana district first to launch village monitoring software March 27, 2013

    Chandigarh: Known for its history, especially battle of the Mahabharata, Haryana's Kurukshetra district has scored a first in technology among all other districts in the country. Kurukshetra has become the first district to launch the Village Integrated Monitoring Software (VIMS) to bring transparency to development works being undertaken at the village...
  • London: Sikh woman charged in Lt Gen Brar attack case February 9, 2013

    London: A 38-year-old Sikh woman has been charged in connection with the attack on the 1984 Operation Blue Star hero KS Brar in London in September, 2012, taking to four the number of people accused in the case. "Harjit Kaur appeared in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Friday charged...
  • Jagdish Mali: I am not mentally ill January 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Celebrated photographer Jagdish Mali, who was reportedly spotted walking in a "disoriented" state in a city suburb recently, has rubbished reports saying he is not suffering from any mental problem and is perfectly fine. Small-time actress Mink Brar, who was a participant in the recently concluded reality show 'Bigg...
  • Attack on Lt Gen Brar: 1 of 3 accused pleads guilty January 19, 2013

    London: One of the three Sikh men charged with attacking Lt Gen (retd) KS Brar in London, pleaded guilty of causing grievous bodily harm to the hero of the 1984 Operation Blue Star, as the accused were on Friday remanded in custody to stand trial from April 2. Barjinder Singh...
  • Salman Khan: Jagdish Mali needs help January 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Ailing ace photographer Jagdish Mali, who was seen walking in a semi-nude condition in a city suburb, needs help, actor Salman Khan says. According to sources, Jagdish is diabetic and relies on insulin injections to stay fit. When he forgets his insulin shot, he gets disoriented. Recently, the photographer was...
  • Antara Mali: My father is not mentally ill January 17, 2013

    Mumbai: The news of well known photographer Jagdish Mali being rescued from the streets of Mumbai sent shock waves in the film industry. Mali was found in a poor state on the streets of Versova recently by 'Bigg Boss 6' contestant Mink Brar. While it was earlier reported that the...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Mink Brar and Vrajesh Hirjee evicted December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Actor Vrajesh Hirjee, who was sent to the 'Padosi house' after his last eviction, had to leave the show with actress Mink Brar as they got the least public votes this week. It seems Bakhtiyar Irani's special comments have really affected Rajeev's fan following as he was in...
  • UK: Accused in Brar stabbing case in custody till Jan 18 December 8, 2012

    London: Three men accused of stabbing Lt Gen (retd) Kuldeep Singh Brar, who led the 'Operation Blue Star' in Golden Temple in Amritsar in 1984, have been ordered by a British court on Friday to remain in custody for further hearing on January 18. The trio - Barjinder Singh Sangha,...
  • Bigg Boss 6: No contestant will leave the show tonight November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Bigg Boss 6' is definitely 'Alag Chey'. For the first time, the concept of a 'Padosi’ house has been introduced in the show. Aashka Goradia, Dinesh Lal Yadav, Santosh Shukla and Jyoti Amge are already staying in the rural house set up next to main the 'Bigg Boss'...
  • Two more arrested over attack on Lt Gen Brar November 23, 2012

    London: British Police have arrested two more persons, including a woman, in connection with the assassination attempt in London on Lt Gen (retd) KS Brar, the hero of the 1984 Operation Blue Star. Brar, 78, on a private visit, was returning to his hotel with his wife when he was...
  • Bigg Boss: Sana disappointed me, says Vishal Karwal November 22, 2012

    New Delhi: Vishal Karwal, who has been a part of reality shows like 'Roadies' and 'Splitsvilla' in past, has come well prepared for the show. Sana Khan, who is rumoured to be Vishal Karwal's girlfriend, is little upset with him as he doesn't spend much time with her. He is...
  • Bigg Boss: Vishal Karwal takes a dig at Rajeev Paul November 10, 2012

    Mumbai: TV actor Vishal Karwal, who rose to fame after participating in adventure-based reality show 'Roadies', is all set to enter the Bigg Boss house as the second wild card entry of the season. The 28-year-old Karwal has also participated in dating reality show 'Splitsvilla' and he says he is...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Urvashi is a 'Moti Bhains', says Sapna November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Day 31 was really tough for the 'Bigg Boss 6' housemates. While all the contestants decided not to fight during luxury tasks, they failed to stick to their word again. During the military task, Major Navjot Singh Sidhu's team was asked to guard him from the 'Baagi' team...