January 22, 2020 4:53 am
As many as 1,251 cases were registered and 127 people were killed in Kanpur during the riots that broke out after the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1984.
December 05, 2019 2:06 pm
In 2005, Manmohan Singh, the then prime minister of India had apologised to members of Parliament and the nation for the riots
November 30, 2019 3:56 am
The court also allowed the request to relieve one of the SIT members, Abhishek Dular, SP CBI, so he can report back to the central probe agency. After the SIT had drawn up its report, the CBI had requested that Dular be relieved of the work.
November 24, 2019 8:16 am
No copies of FIRs and post-mortem reports, SIT tries to reach out to victims’ families for documents
September 10, 2019 6:59 am
These seven are cases where the accused were either acquitted or the trial closed, an official notification said.
September 09, 2019 8:53 pm
After the notification became public, Delhi MLA Manjinder Singh Sirsa said senior Congress leader Kamal Nath had allegedly given shelter to five people who were accused in one of the seven cases.
June 16, 2019 2:38 am
The BJP and the Shiromani Akali Dal have been alleging that Kamal Nath was involved in the riots but the Congress leader and his party have denied it.
May 11, 2019 10:11 am
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Most Sikh voters feel betrayed by the Aam Aadmi Party over its keenness to enter into an alliance with the Congress.
March 20, 2019 2:20 am
“The brutal murder of innocent Sikhs during the 1984 riots falls under the category of crimes against humanity, on par with well-known genocides worldwide like the large-scale killing of Armenians by Kurds and Turks, the mass extermination of Jews by Nazis, the mass killing of Bangladeshi citizens by Pakistani Army sympathisers ..."
February 25, 2019 11:21 am
The case in which Kumar was convicted and sentenced relates to the killing of five Sikhs in Delhi Cantonment's Raj Nagar Part-I area of southwest Delhi on November 1-2, 1984 and burning down of a gurudwara in Raj Nagar Part-II.