India

Anti – Sikh Riots 1984: Rs 10 crore allocated for enhanced compensation to victims

NEW DELHI (TIP): A modest Rs 10 crore has been earmarked for handing out enhanced compensation to victims of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in the Budget 2018-19. The amount was allocated in the Budget, presented […]

Canada’s defence minister Harjit Sajjan, SGPC president Kirpal Singh Badungar and other SGPC members at the Golden Temple during his visit to Amritsar on April 20, 2017. Photo: HT
Americas

Canada to work with India for justice for victims of 1984 riots: Sajjan

AMRITSAR/TORONTO (TIP): As the visit to India by Canada’s defence minister, Harjit Sajjan, has been marred by Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh accusing him of having Khalistani sympathies, the minister now says that he […]

Congress leader Jagdish Tytler
India

1984 RIOTS CASE: TYTLER REFUSES LIE-DETECTION TEST

NEW DELHI (TIP): Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, who has been given a clean chit by the CBI in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, today told a court he was not ready to undergo a lie-detection […]

India

Chargesheets in just four 1984 riot cases, SIT had taken up 59 cases for reprobe

NEW DELHI (TIP): The Centre-appointed Special Investigation Team (SIT) has filed chargesheets in only four of the 59 anti-Sikh riot cases taken up for further probe. Almost 3,000 people were killed, most of them in […]

India

Rajinikanth, Vinod Rai among list of probable Padma awardees for 2016

NEW DELHI (TIP): The list of the prestigious Padma awardees is ready. As per practice, these awards are announced on Republic Day. These awards are given in three categories, viz., Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan and […]

A New York based Human Rights advocacy group has filed a law suit in a Los Angeles court against Amitabh Bachchan for human rights violation
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US court issues summons against Amitabh Bachchan in 1984 Sikh riots case: SFJ

WASHINGTON (TIP): The summons issued to Amitabh Bachchan by a federal court in Los Angeles in an alleged human rights violation case has been served to the superstar’s Hollywood manager Feb. 23, according to a […]

Interview on Prof. Indrajit S Saluja on the 1984 Sikh riots to PTC
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AAP Now Mute on 1984 Sikh riots – Sikhs want justice, not compensation

It is too late and too little. The Sikh community, seething with anger at not being done justice is further enraged at the government grant of a paltry sum of INR 500,000 as compensation for […]