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PHOOLKA FOR CHARGESHEET ON 1984 GENOCIDE

Ludhiana, Punjab: Senior Aam Aadmi Par ty leader HS Phoolka has threatened that in case a chargesheet against the accused in the 1984 Sikh genocide cases was not filed by November 1, the party would start an agitation. In a letter to SAD president and deputy chief minister Sukhbir Badal, Phoolka said that even as the 30th anniversary of the ...

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SC refuses to permit petitioner to argue PIL on 1984 Genocide

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today refused to permit a non-advocate petitioner to argue his PIL in which he raked up the issue of de-recognising a political party for its alleged role in the 1984 Sikh genocide and sought withdrawal of the top civilian award conferred on its leader. “Having regard to the subject matter, We decline the petitioner to ...

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A reader’s comments about ban on Punjabi Movie Kaum De Heere

Chandigarh: Recently the Govt. of India banned Punjabi movie Kaum De Heere. It was a big news in Indian newspapers. I’ll like to share some of the comments I wrote on Times of India website and some of my counter comments in reply to some of the other people making comments. I hope you’ll find them interesting. It clearly proves ...

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Court acquits man in 1984 Gurdwara Pulbangash case.

New Delhi: The lone accused in a 1984 Sikh Genocide case in which a mob had set afire Gurdwara Pulbangash in north Delhi killing three persons has been acquitted by a court here which said CBI failed to establish his presence on the spot. The name of senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler had also cropped up in the case for ...

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1984 genocide: Phoolka urges Sukhbir to take up ‘formation of SIT’ issue

Ludhiana, Punjab: Supreme Court lawyer and Aam Aadmi Party leader Harvinder Singh Phoolka has written to Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal, requesting him to take up the issue of setting up a special investigation team (SIT) into the 1984 Sikh genocide with the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre, as was promised. Reiterating the demand of an SIT ...

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