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1984 Anti-Sikh Riots

#BanGrahanWebSeries Trends; Netizens Call It Objectionable For Showing A Sikh Initiating 1984 Riot

Jun 23, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Grahan, directed by Ranjan Chandel, is a web series inspired by the novel 'Chaurasi' by Satya Vyas and follows an investigation into the 1984 anti-Sikh riots by a cop Amrita Singh.

Former AAP MLA Jarnail Singh Succumbs To Covid

May 15, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Jarnail Singh was admitted in the Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital for the past 12-13 days


54 Cases, 426 Murdered And None Convicted: How Police, Judiciary Ensured 1984 Rioters Are Not Punished

The SIT concluded that the “lack of interest shown by the police...” during the early stages and the manner in which judges “routinely” handed out acquittals to accused ensured that “there is no possibility of further investigation” in any of the 199 cases it scrutinized.

'I Don't Know Why Centre Delayed SIT Report On 1984 Sikh Riots', Says Justice Dhingra

Jan 18, 2020 Puneet Nicholas Yadav

Justice Dhingra tells Outlook how the investigation and trial of the 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases were derailed.


1984 Massacres Could Have Been Avoided If Narasimha Rao Had Listened To IK Gujral: Manmohan Singh

IK Gujral had told the then Home Minister Narsimha Rao it was necessary for the government to call the army at the earliest.

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22 October, 2019

US Library Removes Memorial Featuring Portrait Of Slain Militant Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale

Outlook Web Bureau

Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, head of Sikh religious sect Damdami Taksal, was killed along with his armed followers during 'Operation Blue Star' launched by Indian Army at Golden Temple Complex on June 1984.


09 September, 2019

1984 Riots: Kamal Nath To Face Fresh Inquiry As SIT Reopens Case

Outlook Web Bureau

Shiromani Akali Dal MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa also lashed out at the Congress over the continuance of Kamal Nath as Chief Minister despite his alleged involvement in the 1984 riots targeting the Sikh community.


05 August, 2019

1984 Anti-Sikh Riot: SC To Hear Ex-Congressman Sajjan Kumar's Plea For Suspension Of Sentence Next Year

Outlook Web Bureau

Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, 73, who is lodged in jail, resigned from the Congress party after he was convicted and awarded life term by the high court.


12 June, 2019

Justice Dhingra-led SIT Finalises Report On Reopening Of 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Cases

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

In January 2018, the Supreme Court had constituted a two-member committee to look into the aforementioned cases which were closed for the lack of evidence or due to the shoddy investigation.


06 June, 2019

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath Meets PM Narendra Modi At His Residence

Outlook Web Bureau

This is the first meeting between Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after the recently-concluded general elections, in which BJP secured a massive mandate and Congress lost heavily in Madhya Pradesh.


13 May, 2019

Why Scold Pitroda, You Should Be Ashamed: PM Modi To Rahul Gandhi On Anti-Sikh Riots

Outlook Web Bureau

The prime minister's jibe came after Rahul Gandhi said Sam Pitroda should be 'ashamed' of his 'hua to hua' remarks and apologise


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13 May, 2019

PM Modi Says Sam Pitroda's 'Hua To Hua' Remark Shows Arrogance Of Congress

Outlook Web Bureau

'While they (Congress leaders) were saying 'hua to hua', the people of the country were saying 'enough is enough', Prime Minister Narendra Modi said at a rally in Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh.


11 May, 2019

Time Magazine Article Author A Pakistani, Nothing Better Can Be Expected From Pakistan: BJP

Outlook Web Bureau

The article, which is a sharp criticism of Modi's leadership, has been written by Aatish Taseer, who is the son of Indian journalist Tavleen Singh, and late Pakistani politician and businessman Salmaan Taseer.


11 May, 2019

Sam Pitroda's Remark Out Of Line, Not Appreciated: Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress president Rahul Gandhi noted that the 1984 anti-Sikh riots were a needless tragedy that caused tremendous pain, and said 'justice has to be done' and anybody guilty must be punished.


10 May, 2019

After Storm Over 'Hua To Hua', Pitroda Apologises, Says His Hindi 'Not Good'

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress leader Sam Pitroda on Friday apologised for his 'Hua To Hua" remark on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, saying it had been “misrepresented” as his Hindi was “not good”, even as the Congress party distanced itself from his remarks.


10 May, 2019

Sam Pitroda's Remark On 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots Reflects Congress' Arrogance: PM Narendra Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

Sam Pitroda's remarks on 1984 anti-Sikh riots reflect the 'arrogance' of the Congress, PM Narendra Modi said addressing a poll rally on the last day of campaigning for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections in Rohtak.


10 May, 2019

Two Days Ahead Of Delhi Polls, BJP Rakes Up 1984 Anti-Sikh Riots, Tweets Rajiv Gandhi's Video

Outlook Web Bureau

The video posted on BJP’s official Twitter handle has a clip of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in which he is heard saying, 'When a tree falls, the earth shakes.'


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10 May, 2019

Anti-Sikh Riots Happened In 1984, So What: Sam Pitroda On BJP's Remarks

Outlook Web Bureau

'I don't think so, this is also another lie, and what about 1984? You speak about what you have done in five years', Sam Pitroda hits out as BJP.


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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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