Harvinder SIngh

  • The five Freak Famous Indians of 2011 26-12-2011 01:23 PM

    New Delhi: Fame is a tricky goddess, bestowing her blessings on the most unusual bunch of people. The year 2011 saw 30 seconds of fame for a wannabe model, a porn star Indians hadn't heard of, an enraged self-styled crusader who slapped a minister, a song of jilted love that...
  • Sharad Pawar attacker Harvinder Singh gets bail 19-12-2011 12:04 PM

    New Delhi Harvinder Singh, the man who slapped Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, has been granted bail by the Patiala House court. Singh was granted bail on Monday with the court ruling that he was not mentally stable. Singh had slapped Sharad Pawar at...
  • The Last Word: Anger against politicians 25-11-2011 10:57 PM

    A man slapped NCP chief Sharad Pawar at the NDMC Centre in New Delhi while shouting slogans against price rise, corruption cases. ...
  • Pawar makes veiled attack on Anna Hazare 25-11-2011 10:40 PM

    Mumbai: In a veiled attack on Anna Hazare, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Friday said attempts to show "disrespect" to Parliamentary institutions could be a reason for the assault on him. Addressing a press conference, the NCP President said he was not blaming any political party for the attack on...
  • In Mumbai, Pawar declines to comment on Hazare 25-11-2011 08:32 PM

    Mumbai: A day after he gave the sobriquet "new Gandhian" to Anna Hazare, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on day declined to stretch the issue further. "It is better not to speak on his (Hazare's) remarks," Pawar, who arrived here today, told reporters at a function in south Mumbai on Friday...
  • NCP workers assault Pawar attacker inside court 25-11-2011 01:56 PM

    New Delhi: The man who had attacked Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar was on Friday assaulted by members of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). The party workers assaulted the attacker, Harvinder Singh, inside the Patiala House court where he was produced after his arrest on Thursday. Singh was arrested on...
  • Man who slapped Pawar sent to judicial custody 25-11-2011 01:14 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday sent the man, who assaulted Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday, to judicial custody till December 9. The accused, Harvinder Singh, was on Thursday arrested after he slapped the agriculture minister at the NDMC Centre in New Delhi. Singh slapped Pawar while...
  • Is there a 'slap brigade' at work in Delhi? 25-11-2011 11:35 AM

    New Delhi: "It won't be wrong if we call them a 'Thappad Brigade', a few people mad for cheap publicity. Just like the bikers' gang of Delhi, who enjoy spreading nuisance on Delhi roads through their late-night road shows, members of thappad brigade enjoy cheap publicity by hurling shoes or...
  • Protests across Maharashtra over attack on Pawar 25-11-2011 05:03 AM

    Mumbai: Protests erupted across Maharashtra on Thursday following the attack on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in Delhi and NCP has called a bandh in Pune, Sangli and Beed districts on Friday to protest the assault on its chief. "We have asked those who love Pawar saheb to observe the bandh....
  • BJP calls attack on Pawar highly condemnable 25-11-2011 04:31 AM

    New Delhi: BJP on Thursday described as "highly condemnable" the attack on Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and hit out at the Congress for alleging that its leader Yashwant Sinha's comments had led to the incident. "We strongly condemn the attack on Sharad Pawar. This cannot be justified in any manner....
  • Ready to apologize to Pawar over my remark: Anna 25-11-2011 01:49 AM

    Pune: After committing a faux-pas in his reaction to the attack on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, Anna Hazare said on Thursday night that he was ready to apologise if his remark was perceived to be "wrong". "He got slapped! Only one slap?" Hazare had said to a group of...
  • Pawar slapped, netas targetted, is India angry? 24-11-2011 08:18 PM

    New Delhi: Harvinder Singh, a resident of Rohini in the capital, slapped the Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in full glare of TV cameras on Thursday. The miscreant, who even attempted to slash his wrists, was taken into custody immediately. He was citing rising prices as the reason for his anger....
  • Who is Pawar attacker Harvinder Singh? 24-11-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: Harvinder Singh, a resident of Rohini in Delhi, slapped Union Minister and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar while shouting slogans against price rise and corruption cases on Thursday. Singh was later arrested by the police and taken to Parliament Street Police Station. When asked why did he attack Pawar,...
  • Anna condemns attack on Pawar after rubbing it in 24-11-2011 05:09 PM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anna Hazare condemned the attack on Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar calling it undemocratic a few hours after he had asked if he (Pawar) was slapped just once. "It's not correct in a democracy, it is undemocratic. No one should manhandle anyone. There...
  • Just one slap! Anna reacts to attack on Pawar 24-11-2011 04:10 PM

    Ralegan Siddhi: Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, whose name was taken by the man who attacked Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar in Delhi on Thursday, reacted by asking if the Minister was slapped only once. "He was slapped? Was he slapped only once?" Hazare asked...
  • Glad that weapon was not used: Supriya Sule 24-11-2011 03:35 PM

    A man slapped Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar at the NDMC Centre in New Delhi. ...