Hs Phoolka

  • The biggest victims will be the run-away couples, says HS Phoolka July 14, 2014

    Women and Child Welfare Minister Maneka Gandhi on Monday said that juveniles who commit rape should be tried as adults. Lawyer HS Phoolka said, "This is against international convention that India is a signatory. The biggest victims will be the run-away couples. This is not right, you can do one...
  • AAP routed in Delhi, other states, springs a surprise in Punjab May 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party, which stunned everyone by its impressive show in the Delhi Assembly elections in December 2013, has now been completely routed from the national capital. The Narendra Modi wave has swept Delhi with the Bharatiya Janata Party leading in all seven seats. However, what's interesting...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Record polling in Punjab, 73 per cent votes registered April 30, 2014

    Chandigarh: A record 73 per cent rpt 73 per cent of total 1.95 crore electors on Wednesday voted to elect 13 Lok Sabha MPs from Punjab where the polling was largely peaceful, barring few incidents of violence. The voter turnout was 73 per cent, Additional Chief Electoral Officer Raminder Singh said, adding...
  • AAP candidate Phoolka confident of winning Ludhiana, says people fed up of the system April 29, 2014

    Ludhiana: The Aam Aadmi Party is on a high in Ludhiana with 1984 anti-Sikh riots lawyer HS Phoolka in the fray. Even as he is a new entrant in the industrial hub, he seems to have made his presence felt well. Phoolka is confident of winning the Ludhiana Lok Sabha...
  • Ludhiana a tight 3-way battle, AAP, Independent candidate frontrunners April 29, 2014

    Ludhiana: The industrial hub of Ludhiana is set for a tight three-way battle on April 30, when the constituency goes to polls. While there may be signs of a 'Modi wave' in many parts of the country, Ludhiana seems to be ignoring this wave. Ludhiana is a complex constituency divided in...
  • AAP's Phoolka challenges SAD, Badal junior targets him for 1984 cases February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has opened a major front in Punjab by launching Supreme Court Lawyer HS Phoolka as its Lok Sabha candidate from Ludhiana. Phoolka has been the face of the 1984 riots legal battle and has a strong emotional support base. He had been engaged...
  • Delhi court directs Tytler to appear on May 31 in defamation case February 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was on Wednesday directed by a Delhi court to appear before it on May 31 in connection with a defamation case filed against him by a lawyer, who is appearing for victims in the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Gaurav...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Kejriwal meets L-G over demands for SIT probe January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday met Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung regarding a SIT probe into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. The meeting comes amidst furore over an interview given by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi to a television news channel where he refused to apologise for the riots. "First...
  • 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. ...
  • Senior lawyer HS Phoolka joins AAP January 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Senior lawyer and Human Rights activist HS Phoolka on Tuesday joined the Aam Aadmi Party. "To ensure good governance and freedom from moral and economic corruption, social activists have come together to form this political party. I have decided to join it," he said. "I want to be an...
  • 1984 riots: Court asks CBI to ensure witnesses come fearlessly July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday directed the CBI to ensure that witnesses, who had sought security and livelihood, appear in a "fearless" atmosphere to depose before it in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case involving Congress leader Sajjan Kumar. District Judge JR Aryan, who did not direct the government...
  • Don't blame Rajiv Gandhi, let court decide: Jagdish Tytler April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as a Delhi court ordered reopening of case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler for his alleged involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, he claimed he was not present at the scene of the riots and that the witness was pressured into giving a statement against him. Speaking...
  • 1984 riots: Govt is shielding Jagdish Tytler, says victims' lawyer HS Phoolka April 11, 2013

    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. ...
  • 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Tytler says witness was used April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Even as a Delhi court ordered reopening of case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler for his alleged involvement in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, he claimed he was not present at the scene of the riots and that the witness was pressured into giving a statement against him. Speaking...
  • Anti-Sikh riots: Court orders reopening of case against Tytler April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: 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. The Karkardooma court which ordered the re-investigation set aside the order of a trial court...
  • CJs unite to battle a crippled system August 30, 2009

    This week on The Citizen Journalist Show, CJs Kapil, Sukhvir and Vijay bring you the reality of an employment agency which isn't doing its job. 12,000 people have been waiting for work for the last many years. Also, CJ and senior advocate H S Phoolka encourages people to plant more...