Tag Archives: Narendra Modi

State Department took off Narendra Modi’s name off the Human Rights report

Washington DC, US: Washington’s position on the 2002 Gujarat genocide has not changed and the omission of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s name from a human rights report does not indicate a policy shift, a US official has said. State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki told reporters at the daily briefing that there was no change in the US policy on ...

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Simranjit Singh Mann party will not allow Modi to hold rally in Punjab

Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab: The Shiromani Akali Dal (Amritsar) celebrated the birth anniversary of Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale here today. Addressing a gathering, Shiromani Akali Dal (A) president Simranjit Singh Mann said his party would not allow National Democratic Alliance prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi to enter Punjab on February 23. He called Modi “a murderer of Muslims”. He said the “communal” Modi ...

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Echoes of Modi, Bhindranwale

Fatehgarh Sahib, Punjab: The annual Sikh religious fair on Thursday here was a show of strength to cash on democracy—be it by the separatist voices or the political appeal to elect Narendra Modi country’s next prime minister. “Only Modi can save the country from the clutches of the Congress, and he will address the country’s largest ever rally in Punjab on ...

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Gujarat to defreeze 52 Sikh farmers’ land

Chandigarh: The Narendra Modi Government has decided to defreeze the land of 52 Sikh farmers in the Kutch region, say sources. In all, the fate of 800 farmers from Punjab and Haryana settled in Kutch since 1965 has been in the balance after Gujarat froze their land ownership on technical grounds. The matter is in the Supreme Court. The state government ...

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Oppose Modi’s rally: Cong to Sikhs

Chandigarh: Sukhpal Singh Khaira, PPCC spokesperson, has urged all Punjabis, particularly Sikhs, to boycott BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s rally at Jagraon in view of his “anti-Punjabi” policy displacing thousands of Sikh farmers from Gujarat. In a press release issued here today, Khaira alleged that it was a matter of shame for the SAD, which claimed to be the champion ...

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