India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
An appeals court here has affirmed a district judge's order to dismiss a human rights violation lawsuit filed against Congress president Sonia Gandhi by a Sikh group in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, ruling that the petition lacked merit.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
Sikh groups today staged a protest outside Congress headquarters here over claims that have emerged regarding the clean chit to party leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with his alleged role in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
The summons issued to Amitabh Bachchan by a federal court in Los Angeles in an alleged human rights violations case has been served on the superstar's Hollywood manager on Monday, according to a Sikh rights body.
Assembly Delhi | Written by Rahul Shrivastava | Monday February 2, 2015
In what may come as a ray of hope for the families of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, the Centre has reportedly decided to set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe those cases which were closed by the police and did not reach courts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
India's new government should look into the issue of denial of visas to Sikhs who took political asylum in the US at peak of the militancy and in the aftermath of the 1984 riots, according to a top Sikh leader.
Elections News | Barkha Dutt | Monday April 21, 2014
Water cannons were used on a large group of Sikh demonstrators at the Congress office in Delhi today, as they tried to climb over police barricades and demanded action against party leader Captain Amarinder Singh for his recent remarks to NDTV on the anti-Sikh riots of 1984.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 21, 2014
A US court has asked India's Congress Party president Sonia Gandhi to provide a copy of her passport to show that she was not in the US between September 2 and September 9 last year.
Chandni | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Actress Soha Ali Khan is awaiting the start of the shooting schedule of her next project which is based on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
Challenging the extraterritorial jurisdiction of US courts, India's Congress party has sought dismissal of a human rights violation case relating to the 1984 anti-Sikh violence filed by a US-based Sikh rights group.
India News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Monday February 10, 2014
Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung today gave his consent to the Aam Aadmi Party government's recommendation to set to a Special Investigation Team to probe afresh the riots that erupted across the city after Indira Gandhi's assassination at the hands of her Sikh bodyguards.
Delhi News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Thursday February 6, 2014
The Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi is expected to decide today on forming a Special Investigation Team to probe the 1984 anti-Sikh riots that followed the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards.
Blog | Colonel (retd) Bhupinder Malhi | Monday February 3, 2014
"Injured Sikhs lay on platforms; nobody was willing to help," he writes.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 30, 2014
Rahul Gandhi, Sonia Gandhi, US court, 1984 riots, anti-Sikh riots
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 16, 2013
A United States federal court has given Congress President Sonia Gandhi till January 2 to respond to a Sikh body's charges of protecting and shielding party leaders allegedly involved in the November 1984 anti-Sikh violence.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 21, 2013
A US federal Court has given Sikhs for Justice (SFJ) time till Dec 3 to file an amended complaint against Congress President Sonia Gandhi in an alleged human rights violation case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 31, 2013
A Delhi High Court judge today recused himself from hearing a plea of senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler challenging a lower court order by which the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was asked to further investigate his role in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.
Delhi News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday May 10, 2013
Protests are being held in Delhi today against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case last month. Protesters are staging a march from Rajghat to the Supreme Court demanding that the CBI appeal against Mr Kumar's acquittal.
Delhi News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday May 6, 2013
About 500 protesters blocked the high-security Vijay Chowk access to Parliament House in New Delhi for about an hour today, forcing MPs arriving for the session to either turn back, or get off their vehicles and walk.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Anasuya Roy; edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Sunday May 5, 2013
New Delhi witnessed fresh protests today against the acquittal of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case. Demanding stringent punishment for Mr Kumar, the protesters marched towards Prime Minister's residence.
Delhi News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey; Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday May 2, 2013
Despite the police barricades that blocked major roads in Central Delhi, the protesters kept arriving.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 2, 2013
A US based Sikh rights group has announced a million-dollar reward for those individuals whose testimony and evidence may result in the conviction of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday April 16, 2013
Sajjan Kumar case: A court in Delhi will pronounce its order in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and five others on April 30.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 12, 2013
Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily today said the Congress would not protect anybody and the law would take its own course on senior party leader Jagdish Tytler in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 11, 2013
After Delhi High Court ordered to reopen case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, a US based Sikh group wants a Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe in to the violence.