Anti Sikh Riots

  • LS polls: Jagdish Tytler withdraws his nomination from Northeast Delhi 06-03-2014 08:03 PM

    Former Congress MP Jagdish Tytler has withdrawn his nomination from the primary of North-East Delhi after Sonia Gandhi stepped in and asked him to back out. Tyler's nomination had also been withdrawn by the Congress in the 2009 Lok sabha polls after protests over his alleged role in the 1984...
  • A Billion Votes: PM calls Opposition to break Telangana deadlock 10-02-2014 07:39 PM

    As the government gets ready to table the Telangana Bill in Parliament, ugly scenes are playing out in the House. There was high drama over Telangana in the Rajya Sabha on Monday. Papers were thrown at the Chair and an attempt was made to pull out his mike. The Congress...
  • SGPC condemns Britain's role in Operation Bluestar 05-02-2014 12:46 PM

    Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee chief Avtar Singh Makkar on Wednesday condemned the recent revelations about Britain's advisory role in Operation Bluestar. "The Sikh community never expected this from a country that is popular for human rights," he said. ...
  • FTP: 30 years since 1984 anti-Sikh riots, does justice continue to elude the victims? 30-01-2014 11:50 PM

    Following anger among the Sikh community over Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remark on 1984 anti-Sikh riots, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visited Tilak Vihar area in Delhi to meet the widows of those of died in the riots. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 30-01-2014 11:02 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Centre follows Rahul, hikes LPG quota to 12 30-01-2014 08:38 PM

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi had called for an increase in the number of subsidised LPG cylinders on January 17 and 13 days later the Union Cabinet has fulfilled his demand. The Cabinet on Thursday approved the raising of subsidised LPG cylinder cap from 9 to 12 per connection. ...
  • A Billion Votes: What happens to Andhra Pradesh bifurcation now? 30-01-2014 07:45 PM

    In a huge embarrassment for the Congress, the Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Thursday rejected the Telangana Bill after Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy moved a resolution against the bifurcation of the state. The Bill was put for a voice vote after which Speaker N Manohar ruled that most of the...
  • Not afraid of eviction from Cong, says MLA who called a Kejriwal liar 30-01-2014 02:38 PM

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's press conference ended in chaos after a Congress MLA Asif Mohamad disrupted the proceedings. The MLA raised his voice shouting slogans after Kejriwal's comments on the Batla encounter case. The MLA from Okhla accusing Kejriwal of going back on the AAP's promise to reopen the...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims compensated: Sheila Dikshit 29-01-2014 04:44 PM

    Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said the victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots were compensated. She said, "All the victims were compensated. What Arvind Kejriwal wants, its up to them. It is good if people get more money." ...
  • 1984 riots: Why Congress not seeking SIT probe, asks senior lawyer HS Phoolka 28-01-2014 12:49 PM

    Senior lawyer HS Phoolka has questioned if the Congress supported the formation of a SIT to probe the Gujarat riots, then why not the 1984 riots as well. ...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims hit out at Rahul for failing to apologise 28-01-2014 10:11 AM

    A day after Rahul Gandhi did not apologise for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, families of victims, who have been fighting for justice for 30 years now hit out and Congress Vice President saying that his party fueled the 84 riots. ...
  • 1984 riots: US court summons Sonia for 'shielding' party leaders 05-09-2013 10:03 AM

    A federal court in New York has issued summons to Congress President Sonia Gandhi for "shielding and protecting" party leaders allegedly involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The Sikhs For Justice group had filed a lawsuit on Tuesday seeking compensatory and punitive damages from Sonia Gandhi. The Congress, however, said...
  • CJ Darshan Kaur wants compensation for 1984 riots 29-07-2013 11:47 AM

    Darshan Kaur lost her husband and father in law to the 1984 riots. She was promised a job and compensation. Nearly three decades later her fight is far from over. In fact authorities still don't believe they have all the papers. Here she turns a CJ to press for the...
  • Video blog: The pen was mighty but the hands were trembling 07-05-2013 01:58 PM

    CNN-IBN Correspondent Priyanka Dube's first person account of the 1984 Anti-Sikh riots verdict on Sajjan Kumar. ...
  • Sajjan Kumar's acquittal: Angry Sikh protesters demand justice 01-05-2013 04:52 PM

    Many people from the Sikh community came together in New Delhi on Wednesday to protest against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in one of the cases of 1984 anti-Sikh riots. "We have been waiting for justice for 28 years despite all the witnesses in the case," said one...
  • FTN: Sajjan Kumar acquitted: Does justice continue to elude 1984 victims? 30-04-2013 11:43 PM

    Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Tuesday acquitted of all charges in a case relating to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. ...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Legal troubles not over yet for Sajjan Kumar 30-04-2013 09:43 PM

    The three time Congress MP may now face the heat as the CBI may challenge his acquittal and the High Court is yet to give its opinion on the other riots case pending against him. ...
  • Coalgate: Accountability will surely be fixed, says Khurshid 30-04-2013 05:40 PM

    The Supreme court on Tuesday tore into the UPA government and the Central Bureau of Investigation demanding answers on the government's alleged interference in the CBI coal allocations probe. ...
  • 1984 riots: Hang me, if not Sajjan, says petitioner Jagdish Kaur 30-04-2013 04:25 PM

    Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Tuesday acquitted of all charges in a case relating to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Witness and petitioner Jagdish Kaur refused to leave the court saying if he cannot be hanged, she should be hanged. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-04-2013 11:32 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • News 360: Won't accept any party post till I'm cleared of charges in 1984 riots, says Tytler 11-04-2013 09:32 PM

    Former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler broke his silence, a day after a Delhi court rejected the CBI clean chit to him in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. Tytler said he will not take any party post till he's cleared of all charges. ...
  • 1984 riots: Govt is shielding Jagdish Tytler, says victims' lawyer HS Phoolka 11-04-2013 04:26 PM

    HS Phoolka, the lawyer for the anti-Sikh riots victims, has strongly hit back at Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, after the former minister accused him of coaching witnesses against him. ...
  • News 360: Delhi court reopens case against Tytler in 1984 riots 10-04-2013 10:01 PM

    A Delhi court on Wednesday ordered further investigation against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. ...
  • Have Congress leaders accused in 1984 riots got away lightly? 10-04-2013 09:26 PM

    In a major setback for Congress leader and former union minister Jagdish Tytler, a Delhi court on Wednesday ordered that his role in a case related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots be re-investigated. ...
  • I have nothing to hide: Tytler on 1984 anti-Sikh riots case 10-04-2013 06:53 PM

    Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's said he doesn't fear a re-investigation in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. ...
  • The Last Word: Do the ghosts of 1984 still haunt the Congress? 01-11-2012 10:31 PM

    November 1 is the anniversary of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots that left over 3,000 dead. ...
  • FTN: Is it time to stop comparing the riots of '84 & '02? 01-11-2011 11:00 PM

    It was on November 1, 27 years ago, when the streets of Delhi ran with blood during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. ...
  • 1984 riots: victim's families still seeking justice 01-11-2011 04:05 PM

    The families of the 1984 riots say that they still have not received justice even after 27 years. ...
  • Anti-Sikh riots: US court summons Congress 02-03-2011 11:13 AM

    New York: A US court has issued summons to the Congress party to answer charges of conspiring, aiding, abbetting and carrying out attacks on Sikhs in 1984 following the assassination of the then prime minister Indira Gandhi. The petitioners say the carnage was not a riot but a genocide. The...