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Phoolka appreciates Satyarthi’s contribution to social causes

Ludhiana, Punjab: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and senior advocate HS Phoolka has appreciated Nobel prize winner Kailash Satyarathi for his contribution to society and victims of Sikh genocide of 1984. During a press conference conducted here on Sunday, Pholka said, “Nobel prize winning for Kailash Satyarathi has a Punjab connection. He had conducted first raid at Sirhind in Punjab to ...

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30th Anniversary of Sikh Genocide: All India Sikh Student Federation For “Punjab Bandh” on Nov 1

Amritsar, Punjab: To challenge the 30 years of impunity of the Congress party leaders who orchestrated the 1984 genocide of Sikhs, and to highlight the practice of politics that has overshadowed the “Issue of Justice” for the victims, All India Sikh Students Federation (AISSF) gave a call for ‘Punjab Bandh” on November 1st. 2014 November will be 30 years since, after ...

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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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US panel to hold 1984 genocide hearing

Washington, USA: A US Congressional committee will conduct a hearing on the 1984 anti-Sikh genocide on September 30, the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi would hold a summit meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House. The Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission in a statement also announced a special screening of ‘The Widow Colony’, an award-winning documentary that amplifies the ...

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Court to hear defamation plea against Tytler

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday fixed October 15 for hearing a criminal defamation complaint filed against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler by a senior lawyer representing the victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh genocide cases. The matter was put for the next date as additional chief metropolitan magistrate (ACMM) Gaurav Rao was on leave. Tytler had earlier told the court that ...

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