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  • Watch: UK Indians offer silent prayer to mark 100 years of World War 1 November 10, 2014

    The UK-Indian community in London marked the centenary of Indian soldiers in the World War 1 in 1914 with silent prayers. ...
  • London: Exhibition chronicles the myriad looks of Sikhs settled in the United Kingdom November 8, 2014

    In an exhibition chronicling the different looks of Sikhs in the United Kingdom, photographers Naroop and Amit, discuss Sikh identity and individualism. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Sikh women exempt from wearing a helmet: Should safety be more important instead? August 29, 2014

    Women riding pillion on twowheelers in Delhi will have to wear helmets, said a notification issued by the Delhi government on Thursday. However, Sikh women have been exempted from the rule on religious ground. CNNIBN takes views from across the country over the Delhi government's notice. ...
  • Helmets for women riders: Exemption of Sikh women gets thumbs down from experts August 29, 2014

    The Delhi government's decision to make helmets mandatory for women riding pillion on twowheelers in Delhi, leaving out Sikh women, has received criticism from experts as they ask how the traffic policemen would identify a Sikh women. ...
  • SGPC row: Truce between Haryana, Punjab after Akal Takht steps in July 26, 2014

    After Akal Takht stepped in the row over the Shiromani Gurudwara Prabandhak Committee Sikh leaders from Punjab and Haryana have decided to call off their congregation scheduled for Sunday in Amritsar and in Karnal on Monday. While the situation has been defused the long term problem of the legality of...
  • Sikh players of India's basketball team forced to play without turbans July 23, 2014

    At the Asia Cup in China, Amritpal and Amjyot were forced to take off their turbans as FIBA rules don't permit any headgear. ...
  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: DGCA asks private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs January 29, 2014

    In what could probably expose the Union Ministry of Civil Aviation, a letter accessed by CNNIBN shows that the private airlines were asked by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) to provide special privileges to Parliamentarians, contrary to Minister Ajit Singh's claims. ...
  • 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,...
  • Will 1984 riots remain a blot in Congress' record of governance? January 28, 2014

    Hours after Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi gave his first television interview, opposition parties lashed out at him saying he had exposed himself by being evasive and not apologising for the 1984 antiSikh riots. Even some UPA partners raised concerns saying Rahul was not forthcoming on several key issues. ...
  • 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. ...
  • UK to probe Thatcher's association with Operation Bluestar January 14, 2014

    British Prime Minister David Cameroon has directed his Cabinet to investigate the claims that Margaret Thatcher's government may have helped Indira Gandhi plan the storming of the Golden Temple 1984. A Sikh member of the House of Lords in London has claimed that recently released top secret documents suggest that...
  • CJ report ensures compensation for 1984 riot victim January 6, 2014

    CJ Darshan Kaur had turned a CJ to demand compensation that was entitled to her as a riot victim. Her CJ report has ensured the much needed help that had eluded her for nearly three decades. ...
  • Delhi 1984 to Muzaffarnagar 2013: Will riot victims ever get justice? November 1, 2013

    Three decades after the anti Sikh riots broke out in 1984, the victims of the 84 riots find themselves still living in darkness. For 30 years, they have struggled to make ends meet and feel victimised even the free electricity supply provided by the government has been cut off...
  • News 360: Sensex at lifetime high, closes at 21,294 on Friday November 1, 2013

    Ahead of the auspicious occasion of Diwali, Sensex hit a life time high of 21,294 during the day trade on Friday, the peak came after 5 years and 10 months. It closed at 21,196, the highest closing ever. Nifty closed at 6,307 points, closed above 6,300 points for the first...
  • News 360: 2 Indians among 69 people killed in Kenya mall attack September 23, 2013

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten hostages still being held as hostage. The 2 Indians among 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death toll persists. ...
  • 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...