JASBIR SINGH

  • Belgium: Indians mourn Sikh family's murder October 8, 2012

    Brussels: Hundreds of members of the Indian community paid tributes to four members of a Sikh family who were brutally murdered in the the Belgian capital, EuAsiaNews reported. Jasbir Singh's wife and their three young children were killed by a suspected Bangladeshi man in their home in Etterbeek area of...
  • CBI to court: AntiSikh riots witnesses unreliable September 23, 2009

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday submitted before a city court that the witnesses who deposed against the alleged role of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 antiSikh riots were not reliable. Additional CBI public prosecutor submitted before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Rakesh Pandit that the...
  • Key witness in 1984 riots case dead July 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Surinder Singh, a key witness in the antiSikh violence that swept the Indian capital in 1984, has died at his Delhi home following cardiac arrest. Singh, admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) last week, died on Monday evening. The 58yearold was cremated on Tuesday...
  • Impact: Tytler cases reopened after CNNIBN interviews April 10, 2009

    New Delhi: Just last week the CBI told the court that the two key witnesses in the 1984 antiSikh riots case Jasbir Singh and Surinder Singh were inconsistent and unreliable in their statements. But it was the statements of these witnesses who were tracked down by CNNIBN...
  • '84 witness says will appeal in UN if need be April 9, 2009

    New Delhi: A crucial witness in 1984 antiSikh riots case, Jasbir Singh, says he still fears for his life but will continue fighting for justice. He says he will take up the case with the United Nations if needed. P Chidambaram is a good man. Jarnail Singh was forced to...
  • AntiSikh riots witness to give statement to CBI in US December 24, 2008

    New Delhi: In a complete Uturn in the 1984 anti Sikh riots case, a two member CBI team is finally in New York to record the statements of two eyewitnesses Jasbir Singh and Surinder Singh. The two have said they saw Congress leader Jagdish Singh Tytler lead a mob during...
  • CBI questions antiSikh riot witness in US December 23, 2008

    New Delhi: After a year long legal battle, a twomember CBI team in the US has finally questioned Jasbir Singh, eyewitnesses of the 1984 riots, in California and another witness Surinder Singh will give his statement to the CBI on Wednesday in New York. The CBI officers are on a...
  • Spurned lover kills student in classroom May 14, 2008

    Pathankot, Punjab: Spurned in love, a student in Pathankot killed his exgirlfriend by stabbing her in full view of a shocked classroom. Jasbir Singh of Chejali village stabbed his classmate Monika several times in front of other classmates and teachers on Tuesday, police said. Both were students of the same class...
  • '84 riots witnesses backtrack, speak for Tytler April 9, 2008

    New Delhi: The CBI on Wednesday filed its status report on the 1984 antiSikh riots, informing the court that five witnesses have been examined. However, sources have told CNNIBN that at least three of those witnesses have spoken in favour of main accused, Congress leader Jagdish Tytler. Most of the riot...
  • CBI report ignores key witness against Tytler April 9, 2008

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday told a court that it has the recorded statements of five witnesses in a 1984 antiSikh riots case involving Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in Delhi. The CBI, while submitting a status report on its investigation, told the court that it cant...
  • 'File report on Tytler role in '84 riots in 7 days' March 12, 2008

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has hauled up the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for its failure to file status report in a 1984 antiSikh riots case accused Congress leader Jagdish Tytler. The Karkardooma Court has also given the CBI one week to file the status report about witnesses examined and...
  • Metro wipes: News across metros February 27, 2008

    In the antiSikh riots case, the CBI has refused to record key witness Jasbir Singh's testimony via video conferencing. Huma Khan, a small time actress and her brother were remanded to 5 days police custody by the Thane Court on Wednesday. She has been charged with attempt to murder, abetment...
  • Jilted lover's hand suspected in Punjab murder February 16, 2008

    New Delhi: In a murder carried out on alleged instructions from a woman in Canada, an NRI and his uncle's son were killed in Punjab on Valentine's Day. The murder was allegedly carried out as the victim Jasbir Singh had spurned his lover in Canada of three years to marry...
  • Delhi HC restrains CBI from closing '84 riots case January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has restrained the CBI from filling a closure report in the 1984 riots case. Key witness Jasbir Singh had approached the High Court saying CBI might close the case to help accused Jagdish Tytler. The protest days are over and now the victims of 1984...
  • HC restrains CBI from closing '84 riots case January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has restrained the CBI from filing a closure report in the 1984 riots case. The court has said that the report shall remain open till the time it takes a final decision on witness Jasbir Singh's petition on deposing, via video conferencing. Jasbir Singh had told...
  • 1984 riots witness a proclaimed offender, says Tytler January 13, 2008

    New Delhi: The fate of Congress leader Jagdish Tytler will be decided by the testimony of Jasbir Singh key witnesses in the 1984 antiSikh riots case. After Tytler was given a clean chit by the CBI, it was Jasbir, who broke years of silence to claim that he had...
  • 1984 riots: Jasbir Singh moves HC against CBI January 11, 2008

    New Delhi: The key witness in the 1984 antiSikh riots, Jasbir Singh, who lives in California, moved a petition in the Delhi High Court through his counsel stating that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had not followed the right procedure of summoning him on Friday. "The CBI has evoked the...
  • 1984 riots: Jasbir Singh alleges CBI pressure January 6, 2008

    San Francisco: In a latest development in the 1984 riots case Jasbir Singh, key witness against congress MP Jagdish Tytler, now alleges he is under pressure from the CBI to return to India. The CBI wants Jasbir to testify in Delhi on January 8. Jasbir Singh wants to...
  • 1984 riots: Sikh groups in US rally for justice December 25, 2007

    New York: After CNNIBN broadcast testimonies of key witnesses of the antiSikh riots of 1984, Sikh groups across the world are pushing for justice. Sikhs For Justice, a movement set up by 15 Sikh organizations in the United States, met recently at the Baba Makhan Shah Gurudwara in New York. Their...
  • CBI to seek Interpol help to get in touch with Jasbir December 19, 2007

    New Delhi: A day after a Delhi court ordered the CBI to reinvestigate the role of Congress leader, Jadish Tytler's role in the 1984 antiSikh riots, the agency claims Jasbir Singh, a key witness is evading its calls. The CBI has now sent a notice to Jasbirs US address. However,...
  • Will a murderer ever admit his crime: Jasbir Singh December 19, 2007

    New Delhi: Jasbir Singh has reacted strongly to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's statement that he is not an eyewitness to the 84 riots. Speaking to CNNIBN, hours after a Delhi court ordered the reinvestigation into Tytler's role in the antiSikh riots, Singh said, First Tytler denied my existence, now when...
  • Reinvestigate Tytler role in '84 riots: Court to CBI December 18, 2007

    New Delhi: The Delhi court on Tuesday ordered the CBI to reinvestigate the role of former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 antiSikh riots case. The order came close on the heels of claims by key eyewitness Jasbir Singh on CNNIBN that no one had spoken to him with...
  • I saw Tytler inciting the mob: Jasbir Singh December 17, 2007

    New Delhi: In the 1984 antiSikh riots case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is set to tell the court how it wants to get eyewitness Jasbir Singh's testimony. However, speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, Jasbir says CBI has not spoken to him yet though he stands by his indictments of...
  • CNNIBN expose ray of hope for '84 victims December 6, 2007

    New Delhi: There is still no clarity, at least officially, on whether former Cabinet minister and senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was among the perpertrators of the 1984 antiSikh riots. It was the year when the Capital burned and more than 3,000 Sikhs were caught in the crossfire. Now, CBI...
  • Court to CBI: Get Jasbir to depose via videocon December 6, 2007

    New Delhi: In a CNNIBN impact, the main witness in the 1984 riots case, Jasbir Singh is all set to depose as witness in the case. The CBI has told the court that it has finally managed to track down Jasbir Singh and speak to him. The court has asked the...
  • CBI seeks CNNIBN help to contact '84 riots witness November 30, 2007

    New Delhi: There is still no clarity, at least officially on whether former Cabinet Minister and senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was among the perpetrators of 1984, the year when the Capital burned and more than 3000 Sikhs were caught in the cross fire. The Central Bureau of Investigation had said...
  • PoW kin return, search goes on June 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Not once in the last 36 years has Jasbir Singh believed that her husband Major Kawaljeet was killed in the 1971 IndoPak war. And the last two weeks spent in Pakistan have only strengthened her belief. Jasbir along with 13 other PoW (Prisoner of War) family members have scanned...