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NDP MPP Jagmeet Singh Introduces Bibi Jagdish Kaur

Queen’s Park, Canada: Yesterday Bramalea-Gore-Malton MPP Jagmeet Singh introduced 1984 genocide survivor and principle witness Bibi Jagdish Kaur in the legislature. Bibi Jagdish Kaur is a survivor and credible witness of the Sikh Genocide 1984. She witnessed killings of 5 family members including her Husband, Son and three brothers. She has officially registered FIR against then MP Sajjan Kumar in ...

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SC rejects Sajjan’s plea to quash murder charge

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today rejected Congress leader Sajjan Kumar’s plea for quashing the murder charge framed against him by the trial court in a case relating to the 1984 Sikh genocide in Delhi’s Sultanpuri area. A Bench comprising Justices AK Patnaik and V Gopalagowda ruled that the trial court was right in framing charges against Sajjan as he had ...

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1984 Genocide: Order on Sajjan’s plea on Dec 11

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday reserved its order on a plea of Congress leader Sajjan Kumar seeking to drop nine CBI witnesses in a 1984 Sikh genocide case in which he and three others are facing prosecution. District judge JR Aryan fixed December 11 for pronouncing the order after hearing arguments of the CBI counsel, accused and the victims. ...

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Short film based on ’84 in 10 Oscar hopefuls

Los Angeles, US: Indian director Shubhashish Bhutiani’s short film “Kush”, based on the 1984 Sikh genocide, is on the short-list of 10 liveaction works in the genre that will advance in the Oscar Award race. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Hollywood will select three or five films out of 10 for Oscar nomination. Members of the ...

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Sikh Genocide victims yet to get justice, says Oz MP

Chandigarh, Punjab: On the 28th anniversary of the 1984 Sikh genocide, a petition was tabled in the Australia House of Representatives today seeking to declare the as genocide. The petition was tabled by Warren Entsch, Chief Opposition Whip for the Liberal Party. The petition has urged the Government of India to take all reasonable measures to bring all persons responsible for ...

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