JASPREET SINGH

  • Lucid writing makes Jaspreet Singh's 'Helium' a riveting read April 7, 2014

    The year 1984 brings back a lot of memories to those who have survived through those tumultuous times. Pain, anguish, loss and many unfathomable instances that were the result of human behaviour at its extreme has been written in various forms. Jaspreet Singh's Helium is set up in 1984 and...
  • Indian man feigns race attack for insurance: Oz cops February 3, 2010

    New Delhi: An Indian man lied about being racially attacked, claims Australian police. The police say Jaspreet Singh confessed to burning his car to claim insurance after alleging that he was racially attacked. Police say he made up the story after accidentally setting himself on fire, while torching his car in an...
  • Freed Indian sailors narrate woes of Korean prison June 14, 2009

    New Delhi: Two Indian sailors have returned home after spending nearly two years in captivity in faraway South Korea. Sailors Jaspreet Singh and Shyam Chetan were put into a South Korean jail after a crane barge collided with their merchant vessel Hebei Spirit leading to an oil spill. December 7, 2007...
  • S Korean waters are like Gulf of Aden: Searfarer union December 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Captain Jaspreet Singh Chawla and Chief Officer Syam Chetan, who were under trial for South Koreas worst oil spill ever, have been sentenced to 18 and 8 months jail term respectively by a South Korean court. They will also have to pay a fine of more than $ 20,...