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Clear your stance on Indira’s Darbar Sahib sacrilege: SAD to Capt

Amritsar, Punjab: The Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD) on Friday asked Cong ress candidate from Amritsar Capt Amarinder Singh to “categorically state his revised opinion of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her armed assault on the Golden Temple in June 1984”. “It has become imperative for the masses to know Capt Singh’s stand, because he has shocked everyone by his ...

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The many British connections to massacres of Sikhs

There has been no justice rendered for the Amritsar massacre of 1984. Murky British connections to the Indian government’s attack on the Golden Temple in Amritsar in 1984 have fuelled demands for full disclosure in UK and India. Prime Minister David Cameron ordered a review when documents released to the public after 30 years showed that India had sought, and ...

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Captain: My stand on Army action has been unambiguous

Patiala, Punjab: Former CM Capt Amarinder Singh today said his stand on Operation Bluestar had been unambiguous since 1984 and that he did not need a certificate from the Akalis on it. “I had strongly opposed Operation Bluestar then, I am opposing it now and will continue to oppose it in future unlike Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal who changes his ...

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Explain UK’s role in Bluestar, say SAD, BJP

New Delhi: A day after British Foreign secretary William Hague told the British Parliament that a Special Services adviser was sent to New Delhi to offer military advice to the Indira Gandhi Government on Operation Bluestar, the Akali Dal-BJP alliance today demanded answers from the Central Government, asking it to come clean. Lodging a protest inside and outside Parliament, Akali MPs ...

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SIT to probe ’84 genocide: Delhi Govt

New Delhi: The Delhi Government on Wednesday announced the setting up of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe the killing of Sikhs in the 1984            genocide that were triggered by the assassination of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia said the government had given its in-principle approval to the SIT after discussing ...

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