ANTI SIKH RIOTS

  • 1984 Riots accused in Rahul team: Is this a self-goal? November 5, 2014

    Under fire for reportedly forming an election committee with 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused as its members, the Congress backtracked and denied media reports claiming such a body had been constituted. CNN-IBN takes views from across the country. ...
  • Delhi poll panel: BJP lashes out at Congress November 5, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party lashed out at the Congress for reportedly constituting a poll panel which had 1984 anti-Sikh riots as its members. ...
  • 1984 riots: Never gave clean chit to Tytler, says Amarinder Singh April 30, 2014

    Captain Amarinder Singh also told CNNIBN that if he is voted to power, he will ensure that he is there for his people whenever they need him. ...
  • LS polls: Jagdish Tytler withdraws his nomination from Northeast Delhi March 6, 2014

    Former Congress MP Jagdish Tytler has withdrawn his nomination from the primary of North-East Delhi after Sonia Gandhi stepped in and asked him to back out. Tyler's nomination had also been withdrawn by the Congress in the 2009 Lok sabha polls after protests over his alleged role in the 1984...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 February 10, 2014

    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 February 5, 2014

    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 antiSikh riots, does justice continue to elude the victims? January 30, 2014

    Following anger among the Sikh community over Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's remark on 1984 antiSikh riots, CNNIBN 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 January 30, 2014

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

    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? January 30, 2014

    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 January 30, 2014

    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 antiSikh riot victims compensated: Sheila Dikshit January 29, 2014

    Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit said the victims of 1984 antiSikh 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." ...
  • Rahul Gandhi's comments on the 1984 riots kicks up a storm January 29, 2014

    Rahul Gandhi's interview to news channel Times Now has kicked up a storm over his comments on the 1984 antiSikh riots. Rahul had claimed that the Centre had tried to stop the violence unlike the BJP Government in Gujarat which abetted the 2002 riots. In a stinging war of words,...
  • 1984 riots: Why Congress not seeking SIT probe, asks senior lawyer HS Phoolka January 28, 2014

    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 antiSikh riots victims hit out at Rahul for failing to apologise January 28, 2014

    A day after Rahul Gandhi did not apologise for the 1984 antiSikh 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 September 5, 2013

    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 July 29, 2013

    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 May 7, 2013

    CNNIBN Correspondent Priyanka Dube's first person account of the 1984 AntiSikh riots verdict on Sajjan Kumar. ...
  • Sajjan Kumar's acquittal: Angry Sikh protesters demand justice May 1, 2013

    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 antiSikh 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? April 30, 2013

    Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Tuesday acquitted of all charges in a case relating to the 1984 antiSikh riots. ...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots case: Legal troubles not over yet for Sajjan Kumar April 30, 2013

    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 April 30, 2013

    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 April 30, 2013

    Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was on Tuesday acquitted of all charges in a case relating to the 1984 antiSikh 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 April 11, 2013

    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 April 11, 2013

    Former Union Minister Jagdish Tytler broke his silence, a day after a Delhi court rejected the CBI clean chit to him in a 1984 antiSikh 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 April 11, 2013

    HS Phoolka, the lawyer for the antiSikh 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 April 10, 2013

    A Delhi court on Wednesday ordered further investigation against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 antiSikh riots case. ...
  • Have Congress leaders accused in 1984 riots got away lightly? April 10, 2013

    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 antiSikh riots be reinvestigated. ...
  • I have nothing to hide: Tytler on 1984 antiSikh riots case April 10, 2013

    Congress leader Jagdish Tytler's said he doesn't fear a reinvestigation in the 1984 antiSikh riots case. ...
  • The Last Word: Do the ghosts of 1984 still haunt the Congress? November 1, 2012

    November 1 is the anniversary of the 1984 antiSikh riots that left over 3,000 dead. ...