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Lost & Neglected Glory of Ludhiana: Archaeological Site of Old Mound at Village Sunet

Nidhi Bhanot Ludhiana Manchester of India, Ludhiana is a very important city in the terms of historical importance. But none of the historic sites including Old Mounds in Ludhiana has been maintained well by tourism and archaeological department of the Punjab State.  One such neglected historical site in the city is Sunet Village where archaeologists have

1984 anti Sikh riots

1984 anti-Sikh riots victims still awaiting justice

1984 anti-Sikh riots victims still awaiting

HC extends bail of 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict

The Delhi High Court today extended till August 24 the interim bail granted to a former Congress councillor, serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, to enable him arrange funds to pay his lawyers. A bench of acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice Anu Malhotra granted the relief to Balwan Khokhar who

1984 riots cases: Court asks SIT chairman to appear

1984 riots cases: Court asks SIT chairman to appear

1984 riots cases: Court asks SIT chairman to appear. A Delhi court has directed the chairman of an SIT, set up to re-investigate the 1984 anti- Sikh riot cases, to explain why further probe was carried out in a case while the mandate was to re-visit facts.Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (ACMM) Ajay Singh Shekhawat said

Allahabad HC directs Home ministry to file affidavit

Allahabad high court directs Home ministry file affidavit The Allahabad HC on Thursday directed the Principal Secretary Home to file an affidavit on petition demanding compensation and rehabilitation to Sikhs in connection with the 1984 riots.Earlier in April, the court had reopened five cases in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots that were closed in 1986. On February

SC seeks Centre’s views on reopening of 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Additional Solicitor General of India to take instructions from the Government of India to apprise the apex court regarding the appointment of a committee which would be set up for monitoring the probe in those cases which were closed in 1984 anti Sikh riots case.A three-judge bench of

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC to hear Gurlad Singh Kahlon’s plea

The Supreme Court will today hear the plea filed by S. Gurlad Singh Kahlon in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots cases. The apex court had directed petitioner Gurlad Singh Kahlon to file his suggestions in connection with the riot cases. Kahlon had sought the court’s direction for setting up of the SIT to ensure speedy justice to the

Involvement of British Government in 1984 Sikh Genocide

For all the Latest news download Daily Post app For Android For IOS London: In 1984 the British government had a hand in the attack on the important religious shrine of the Sikhs, Sri Harmandir Sahib. Some ancient documents have revealed that the British army had told General Vaidya, Chief of the Indian army, about

Army does’t have manuscripts, other items missing from Golden Temple: Centre

The Indian Army does not possess any manuscripts and other historical documents reportedly missing from the Golden Temple after Operation Bluestar in 1984, the defence ministry has said. It claims the manuscripts and other items were handed over to the state government and other agencies; but it mentions no dates.In reply to a plea by

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Tytler asked to appear in court for lie detection test

Congress leader Jagdish Tytler has been directed by a Delhi court to appear before it tomorrow on a CBI plea seeking permission to conduct lie detection test on him in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.Besides Mr. Tytler, the CBI has also sought conduct of the test on arms dealer Abhishek Verma. In February, the CBI

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AAP, SAD, BJP exploiting 1984 riots issue for poll gains: Amarinder

Chandigarh: Punjab Congress Chief Amarinder Singh today accused AAP and SAD of exploiting Sikh sentiments by raking up the 1984 riots with an eye on the upcoming Assembly elections in the state. “The Akalis have been ruling Punjab for nearly 10 years, and AAP has now been in power in Delhi for two years. But

Book tells real, imagined stories of 1984 riots

New Delhi: A new anthology seeks to examine all aspects of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by combining non-fiction pieces with fictional stories. “1984: In Memory and Imagination – Personal Essays and Stories on the 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots”, edited by Vikram Kapur and brought out by Amaryllis Publishing House, examines the human narrative of 1984 with

AAP writes letter to PM on 1984 Sikh genocide

Chandigarh: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Tuesday wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to re-open all the cases related to 1984 genocide and be investigated by the SIT set up by Centre on February 12, last year. Addressing the media at Chandigarh, AAP leader Jarnail Singh asked Modi to reinvestigate the cases in

CBI files report in 1984 riots case against Tytler

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday filed an investigation report in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case in which Congress leader Jagdish Tytler was earlier given a clean chit by the agency. As Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Shivali Sharma was on leave on Wednesday, the investigation report was filed in a sealed envelope

1984 Sikh Riots: CBI appeals against Sajjan Kumar acquittal, 8 Aug next hearing

New Delhi: In the case of 1984 Delhi Sikh riots, CBI (the investigation agency) and the complainant had filed an appeal against Sajjan Kumar, who was earlier acquitted from the similar charges, shall be heard together with other appeals filed by the convicts on 8, August. The case pertains to the killings of 5 Sikhs

SIT likely to reopen 186 anti-Sikh riot cases 

New Delhi: The Centre-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) is likely to re-investigate around 186 cases of anti-Sikh riots in Delhi and some other states. A total of 3,325 people were killed in the 1984 riots. Delhi alone accounted for 2,733 deaths while the rest occurred in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and other states. Prima

1984 riots: AAP for probe against Kamal Nath

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Thursday demanded a probe against Congress leader Kamal Nath over his alleged role in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Addressing the media, AAP leader HS Phoolka said Kamal Nath himself had admitted in his affidavit that he was present at Gurdwara Rakab Ganj in the heart of Delhi