Indira Gandhi Assassination

  • 1984 antiSikh riots: Court verdict on Sajjan Kumar, 5 others today April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Nearly three decades after 2,500 Sikhs were killed in the 1984 riots, a Delhi court will on Tuesday pronounce its verdict on the role of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others in the killing of Sikhs. The case against Sajjan Kumar was opened on the recommendation of...
  • Indira Gandhi's assassins honoured by Akal Takht January 6, 2013

    Amritsar: The two killers of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi were honoured by Akal Takht on Sunday, the highest temporal seat of Sikh religion, on their 24th death anniversary amid presence of a local Akali leader. Satwant Singh and Kehar Singh were hanged on January 6, 1989 after a trial for...
  • 1984 antiSikh riots backed by Govt, police: CBI April 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The killing of people in the Delhi Cantonment area during the 1984 antiSikh riots was the result of a well executed conspiracy, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said on Monday as the agency finished its arguments in the 1984 antiSikh riots in the Delhi Cantonment area case....
  • Zindagi Live: Revisiting 1984 Sikh riots November 2, 2009

    On a special episode of Zindagi Live, IBN7's Richa Anirudh spoke to the families of those who were killed in 1984 Sikh Riots. ...
  • India and Indira: 25 years after a PM's assassination October 30, 2009

    New Delhi: It was a moment in time; it shook India and stunned the world. As Prime Minister Indira Gandhi walked briskly up to the picket gate dividing her home from her office that fateful Wednesday morning 25 years ago, a hail of gunfire from two of her bodyguards sent...