Dalbir Kaur

  • Subhash Ghai to make a film on Sarabjit Singh 11-10-2013 11:16 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai is planning to make a film on slain Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who spent 22-years in a Pakistan jail on espionage charges. Although the protagonist has not been finalised yet, the film will probably have Sonakshi Sinha, who will play Sarabjit's sister, Dalbir Kaur. The death...
  • India asks Pakistan to return Sarabjit Singh's belongings 21-08-2013 06:22 PM

    New Delhi: India has asked Pakistan to return all personal belongings of Sarabjit Singh, who was killed in a Lahore jail a few months ago. New Delhi has written to Islamabad that Sarabjit's belongings, clothes and other items, which he kept with him during his stay in the infamous Kot...
  • Sarabjit's sister demands to bring back his belongings from Pak 23-07-2013 05:03 PM

    New Delhi: Dalbir Kaur, sister of Sarabjeet Singh, the Indian prisoner who was killed in a Lahore jail, on Tuesday demanded that all his belongings and the money that he had earned through labour in the Pakistani prison should be brought back home. Kaur spoke to Home Minister Sushil Kumar...
  • Punjab: Sarbjit Singh's ashes immersed in Beas River 06-05-2013 02:15 AM

    Amritsar: Ashes of Sarabjit Singh, who died after being brutally assaulted in a Pakistani jail, were on Sunday immersed in the Beas river at Goindwal Sahib in the neighbouring Tarn Taran district, as hundreds of people bade adieu to him with tearful eyes. Dalbir Kaur, the sister of Sarabjit, confirming...
  • Attack on Sarabjit, Sanaullah: Will vengeful violence solve the problem? 03-05-2013 09:41 PM

    New Delhi: On a day when Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, victim of a brutal assault in a Pakistani jail, was cremated with full state honours and a Pakistani prisoner was attacked in an Indian jail, the question that arises is whether vengeance or tit-for-tat violence is the answer to the...
  • Sarabjit cremated with state honours as politicians hog the limelight 03-05-2013 02:38 PM

    Bhikhiwind: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh was cremated on Friday with full state honours at his village in Bhikhiwind near Amritsar amidst heavy presence of politicians. Among those present at the funeral were Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi....
  • Snap entertainment, sporting ties with Pakistan: Sarabjit's sister 03-05-2013 10:18 AM

    Bhikhiwind: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who died in Pakistan on Thursday, after being attacked in a Lahore jail last week, will be cremated with full state honours in village Bhikhiwind on Friday. Grieving his death, his sister Dalbir Kaur called for snapping all ties with Pakistan. "India must give a...
  • Sarabjit's body reaches Amritsar, protests held across India 02-05-2013 08:58 PM

    New Delhi: The special Air India plane carrying Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh's body landed in Amritsar on Thursday evening at 7.50 pm. Sarabjit's body was received by MoS External Affairs Preneet Kaur and Punjab government officials. A few hours after landing, his body was flown in a Indian...
  • Protests over Sarabjit's death, Indo-Pak buses diverted 02-05-2013 08:50 PM

    Phagwara: A series of protest demonstrations were held here over the death of Sarabjit Singh in a Pakistani hospital, leading to diversion of international buses running between Delhi and Lahore in the neighbouring country. Activists of Shiv Sena, led by its state unit vice-president Inderjit Karwal, took out a protest...
  • Pak prisoners safe in India: MoS External Affairs 02-05-2013 08:25 PM

    Amritsar: Pakistani prisoners lodged in Indian jails were safe, Minister of State for External Affairs Preneet Kaur on Thursday said. Answering reporters' questions here this evening on ensuring the safety of Indian and Pakistan prisoners in each other's territories, Kaur said "Pakistani prisoners are safe in Indian jails. We are...
  • Pak gets into damage control mode after Sarabjit's death 02-05-2013 08:15 PM

    Lahore: In a damage control exercise shortly after Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital, Pakistani authorities on Thursday slapped murder charges against two jail inmates for his brutal killing and ordered a judicial probe. The decisions came after stinging criticism from India as also Sarabjit's family on...
  • Live: Plane carrying Sarabjit's body lands in Amritsar 02-05-2013 04:06 PM

    Lahore/New Delhi: 9.45 pm: Sarabjit's body flown to his village Bhikiwind in Punjab and taken for autopsy. 7.53 pm: Plane carrying Sarabjit Singh's mortal remains lands in Amritsar. State officials receive Sarabjit's body at airport. His body will be cremated with full state honours on Friday at his ancestral village....
  • Shocked to hear nonsense accusations by Sarabjit's sister: Burney 02-05-2013 02:36 PM

    New Delhi: Human rights activist Ansar Burney on Thursday refuted the claims made by Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur. Dalbir Kaur had claimed that Burney demanded Rs 25 crore from her to ensure Sarabjit's release from Pakistan. Rubbishing Dalbir Kaur's claims, Burney tweeted, "I was shocked to hear...
  • Sarabjit second Indian to die in Pak's Kot Lakhpat jail 02-05-2013 02:01 PM

    Lahore: Sarabjit Singh, who died on Thursday after being comatose for nearly a week following a brutal assault by fellow inmates, became the second Indian prisoner this year to die in Pakistan's notorious Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore. Sarabjit, 49, who was serving a death sentence, was brutally attacked on...
  • Sarabjit's last rites will be performed on Friday: Sister 02-05-2013 12:41 PM

    New Delhi: The last rites of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who died of a cardiac arrest in a Lahore hospital in the wee hours of Thursday, will be performed in his village Bhikhiwind in Punjab on Friday. Sarabjit was in a coma after he was attacked by six of his...
  • Ansar Burney demanded Rs 25 cr to save my brother: Sarabjit's sister 02-05-2013 12:03 PM

    New Delhi: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur appealed on Thursday to all countrymen to unite and attack Pakistan, where her brother breathed his last in the wee hours of the day after remaining comatose for nearly a week following a brutal assault by his fellow inmates in a...
  • Pakistan police slaps murder charges against Sarabjit's attackers 02-05-2013 11:23 AM

    Lahore/Islamabad: Pakistani police on Thursday slapped murder charges against two death row prisoners who were booked for the brutal assault on fellow-inmate Sarabjit Singh, causing injuries which led to his death. The Lahore Police added murder charges to the FIR registered against death row prisoners - Amer Aftab alias Amer...
  • Punjab: Pall of gloom descends on Sarabjit's native village 02-05-2013 11:12 AM

    Amritsar: A pall of gloom on Thursday descended on Sarabjit Singh's native Bhikhiwind village as soon as the news of his death in a Lahore hospital spread with villagers closing all shops to protest the deadly attack on him. Locals of the sleepy border village started to throng Singh's house...
  • Special aircraft to bring back Sarabjit's body 02-05-2013 10:13 AM

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Thursday told the family of Sarabjit Singh who died in a Lahore hospital that his body would be flown back to India in a special aircraft. "The Home Minister assured the family that a special aircraft would be arranged to bring...
  • Pak didn't consult on Sarabjit's ventilator support: MEA 02-05-2013 09:41 AM

    New Delhi: The Ministry of External Affairs has denied claims in Pakistani media that the Indian High Commission officials were consulted by Pakistani authorities before Sarabjit Singh was taken off ventilator support resulting in his death late on Wednesday night at Lahore's Jinnah Hospital. Sarabjit's family members also claimed that...
  • Live: Another post-mortem of Sarabjit when body reaches Amritsar 02-05-2013 08:31 AM

    Lahore/New Delhi: 3:46 pm: Another post-mortem of Sarabjit Singh will be conducted when his body reaches Amritsar. 3:29 pm: Sarabjit Singh's post-mortem report will be released in Pakistan in three weeks. 3:09 pm: The post-mortem of Sarabjit Singh has been completed in Pakistan and his body will be handed over...
  • Sarabjit dies in Pak, family says bring his body to India 02-05-2013 07:58 AM

    Lahore: Indian prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh died of a cardiac arrest at Lahore's Jinnah hospital on Thursday after batting for life for nearly a week. The announcement from Pakistan came late in the night. Demands are now growing for his body to be brought back to India. Sources say...
  • Sarabjit's family to meet Home Minister on Thursday 01-05-2013 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: The family of Sarabjit Singh, who is lying in coma in a Lahore hospital after an attack in a Pakistan jail, will meet Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in New Delhi on Thursday to seek his better treatment and bringing him back home. Official sources said Shinde has...
  • Pak allows daily consular access to Sarabjit Singh 01-05-2013 08:35 PM

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday agreed to daily consular access to Indian death row convict Sarabjit Singh who is hospitalised in Lahore following a brutal attack by his inmates in Kot Lakhpat jail. The daily consular access comes into effect from Wednesday, 6.00 pm. Indian officials on Wednesday went to see...
  • India strongly asks Pakistan to release Sarabjit Singh 01-05-2013 06:09 PM

    New Delhi: Concerned over the condition of Sarabjit Singh, who has slipped into "non-reversible coma", India on Wednesday strongly asked Pakistan to release him immediately for best available treatment, saying this was not the time for invoking "legal and bureaucratic reasons". "We are concerned at the condition of Sarabjit Singh...
  • Move Sarabjit to a 3rd country: India to Pak 01-05-2013 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday asked Pakistan to release death row convict Sarabjit Singh so that he could benefit from the best possible treatment available in India or alternatively, shift him to a third country on humanitarian and sympathetic grounds. The MEA issued a statement on the matter saying, "Our...
  • PM must resign, I won't eat till Sarabjit returns, says his sister 01-05-2013 01:12 PM

    New Delhi: Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's sister Dalbir Kaur, who returned to India from Pakistan on Wednesday, demanded Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's resignation and said she will not eat till her brother returns home. "When my brother returns home, I will eat only then. I want to apologise to his...
  • Sarabjit attacked: No action taken against jail authorities 01-05-2013 11:59 AM

    Lahore: Reports about the suspension of several Pakistani jail officials after the brutal assault on Indian death row prisoner Sarabjit Singh last week have turned out to be an eyewash as authorities are yet to take action against anyone in Kot Lakhpat Jail. Immediately after the assault on Sarabjit by...
  • India has not been firm with Pakistan: Sushma Swaraj 01-05-2013 02:46 AM

    New Delhi: As the family of Indian death row prisoner in Pakistan Sarabjit Singh said he was "clinically dead", opposition leader Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday slammed the government for not dealing with Islamabad "firmly". "Whatever happened with Sarabjit in Pakistan, India has not talked as firmly with them (Pakistan government)...
  • Sarabjit's condition deteriorates further: Official sources 01-05-2013 12:26 AM

    Lahore/Islamabad: The condition of Indian national Sarbajit Singh, comatose in a Lahore hospital after a brutal assault last week, further deteriorated tonight though doctors had not declared him brain dead, official sources said. The sources told PTI that Sarabjit's condition continued deteriorating through the day and his blood pressure was...