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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Convicts Yashpal Singh, Naresh Sherawat were part of mob that killed two
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Convicts Yashpal Singh, Naresh Sherawat were part of mob that killed two

A Delhi court pronounced the quantum of punishment for Yashpal Singh and Naresh Sherawat — both guilty of murdering Hardev Singh and Avtar Singh in Mahipalpur area of South Delhi during the riots on 1 November, 1984.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi court sentences convict Yashpal Singh to death; Naresh Sehrawat gets life sentence
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi court sentences convict Yashpal Singh to death; Naresh Sehrawat gets life sentence

The Delhi court had held both the accused guilty under various sections including 302 (murder), 307 (attempt to murder), 395 (dacoity) and 324 (voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous weapons or means) of the IPC.

A tough administrator, ND Tiwari introduced concept of industrial hubs to Uttar Pradesh, kept criminals out of governance
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A tough administrator, ND Tiwari introduced concept of industrial hubs to Uttar Pradesh, kept criminals out of governance

Those who worked with former Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand chief minister ND Tiwari, still recall that his mild-mannerism concealed a tough administrator who would brook no nonsense when it came to taking decisions

Rahul Gandhi at LSE says the 2019 elections will be fought between BJP and a united Opposition
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Rahul Gandhi at LSE says the 2019 elections will be fought between BJP and a united Opposition

Rahul Gandhi yet again lashed out at the BJP and Narendra Modi government during an interaction with students at the London School of Economics.

Delhi High Court to hear appeals by victims and CBI against Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in connection with 1984 Anti-Sikh killings case
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Delhi High Court to hear appeals by victims and CBI against Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in connection with 1984 Anti-Sikh killings case

The Delhi High Court will hear the CBI's and victim's appeals against Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's acquittal in connection with 1984 Anti-Sikh killings case and also hear the appeals by five accused convicted by the trial court.

Delhi Akali Dal protests outside Congress' Akbar Road office; demands Sajjan Kumar's, Jagdish Tytler's ouster
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Delhi Akali Dal protests outside Congress' Akbar Road office; demands Sajjan Kumar's, Jagdish Tytler's ouster

Delhi Akali Dal President Manjeet Singh was detained by the police during the party's protests against Rahul Gandhi and Jagdish Tytler outside the Congress office, media reports said.

Anti-Sikh riots: BJP files complaint with Delhi Police against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler
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Anti-Sikh riots: BJP files complaint with Delhi Police against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler

The BJP filed a complaint with the Delhi Police against senior Congress leader Jagdish Tytler in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

SC to form fresh SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress says it will support any investigation
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SC to form fresh SIT to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Congress says it will support any investigation

After SC constituted a SIT to probe 186 anti-Sikh riots cases closed by an earlier SIT, Congress party said it will support any probe into the 1984 riots.

AAP's Jarnail Singh hails SC order for fresh probe into 186 anti-Sikh riot cases, says 'no trust' in Delhi Police
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AAP's Jarnail Singh hails SC order for fresh probe into 186 anti-Sikh riot cases, says 'no trust' in Delhi Police

Delhi's ruling AAP on Wednesday welcomed a Supreme Court order to constitute a new three-member special investigation team to monitor the re-investigation into 186 cases related to the anti-Sikh riots in 1984 which were closed earlier.

Abhishek Verma, witness against Congress' Jagdish Tytler, claims to have received threat messages
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Abhishek Verma, witness against Congress' Jagdish Tytler, claims to have received threat messages

Controversial arms dealer Abhishek Verma, a witness in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, has filed a police complaint claiming that he has been threatened in an email.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court panel to review SIT decision to shut case
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Supreme Court panel to review SIT decision to shut case

The Supreme Court has constituted a supervisory body to examine the decision of the SIT to close 199 cases relating to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

From Amit Shah to Mamata Banerjee, uncivilised remarks and arrogance of power define Indian politicians
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From Amit Shah to Mamata Banerjee, uncivilised remarks and arrogance of power define Indian politicians

BJP chief Amit Shah recently defended the callousness of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh after scores of children died in a hospital in Gorakhpur, saying, this was not the first time it had happened in India

1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC sets up panel to examine SIT's decision to close 199 cases
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: SC sets up panel to examine SIT's decision to close 199 cases

The Supreme Court appointed a supervisory body of two former-apex court judges to scrutinise the SIT decision to close 199 cases in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots matter.

Delhi High Court grants bail to 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict Balwan Khokhar
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Delhi High Court grants bail to 1984 anti-Sikh riots case convict Balwan Khokhar

The Delhi High Court granted bail for 14 days to former Congress councillor Balwan Khokhar serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case to enable him to sell his property and arrange funds to pay his lawyers.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi High Court cancels bail granted to convict Bhagmal Singh on medical grounds
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi High Court cancels bail granted to convict Bhagmal Singh on medical grounds

The Delhi High Court on Thursday cancelled the bail granted on medical grounds to an 89-year-old convict serving life term in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Witness Abhishek Verma agrees to undergo polygraph test, demands security
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Witness Abhishek Verma agrees to undergo polygraph test, demands security

Controversial arms dealer Abhishek Verma, a witness in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case allegedly involving Congress leader Jagdish Tytler

1984, In Memory and Imagination review: Fiction fails to evoke what non-fiction can
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1984, In Memory and Imagination review: Fiction fails to evoke what non-fiction can

On the whole, 1984: In Memory and Imagination is an important book for the simple fact that a number of personal accounts and reportage can be read side by side, making for a unified text that regards and presents fact tempered with an emotional tenor.

Modi govt, SAD trying to save 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused: AAP
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Modi govt, SAD trying to save 1984 anti-Sikh riots accused: AAP

AAP alleged that the Modi government and SAD of trying to save those accused, including Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, in the 1984 anti-Sikh riot case.

1984 anti-Sikh riots biggest example of destruction during Congress rule: Arun Jaitley
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1984 anti-Sikh riots biggest example of destruction during Congress rule: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley termed the 1984 anti-Sikh riots as one of the "biggest examples of destruction" the country witnessed during Congress rule.

1984 riots case: Delhi HC reserves order on Congress leader Sajjan, others' plea
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1984 riots case: Delhi HC reserves order on Congress leader Sajjan, others' plea

On Monday Delhi High Court reserved its order on applications filed by Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and others for transfer of their case relating to 1984 anti-Sikh riots alleging bias by one of the members of the division bench hearing the matter.