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2015 sacrilege cases: Punjab Police's final SIT report blames Dera Sacha Sauda
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2015 sacrilege cases: Punjab Police's final SIT report blames Dera Sacha Sauda

The incidents related had taken place in Faridkot. According to the report, Dera chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim has been named in three desecrations

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim brought back to Sunaria jail in Rohtak
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Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim brought back to Sunaria jail in Rohtak

The sect chief is serving a 20-year jail term for raping two women disciples at his ashram in Sirsa, where the 'dera' is headquartered.

Haryana accords Z-plus security to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh amid threats from pro-Khalistan outfits
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Haryana accords Z-plus security to Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh amid threats from pro-Khalistan outfits

The Dera Sacha Sauda chief is out of Rohtak's Sunaria jail after his request for 21-day furlough was approved in February

Punjab Elections 2022 Updates: Over 63.44% voter turnout across state till 5 pm
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Punjab Elections 2022 Updates: Over 63.44% voter turnout across state till 5 pm

Punjab Assembly Elections 2022 Voting Live News Updates: Polling underway at the state’s 117 seats spread across 23 districts where over 2.14 crore voters will decide the fate of 1,304 candidates, including 93 women

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim to leave prison after being granted furlough for 21 days
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Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim to leave prison after being granted furlough for 21 days

Gurmeet Ram Rahim is currently serving a life term in Haryana's Sunaria Jail for the murder of his manager, Ranjit Singh, in 2002

Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers behind 2015 sacrilege incidents, claims ex-HC judge Ranjit Singh
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Dera Sacha Sauda sect followers behind 2015 sacrilege incidents, claims ex-HC judge Ranjit Singh

Justice Singh made the revelation in his book The Sacrilege, based on the inquiry he conducted into the 2015 sacrilege and subsequent police firing incidents

Rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh gets parole to look after ailing mother
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Rape convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh gets parole to look after ailing mother

The location of the Dera Sacha Sauda chief, who is serving a 20-year prison sentence for raping his two followers, has reportedly been kept “classified” so that his disciples do not gather around to meet him

Dera Sacha Sauda violence case: Court frames charges against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's adopted daughter Honeypreet Insan, 39 others
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Dera Sacha Sauda violence case: Court frames charges against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's adopted daughter Honeypreet Insan, 39 others

The court in Panchkula has framed charges also against 39 others in a 2017 violence case that had left 36 dead after the conviction of the godman in two rape cases

Harayana jail minister KL Panwar defends convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim's parole, asks media not to link hearing with elections
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Harayana jail minister KL Panwar defends convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim's parole, asks media not to link hearing with elections

Coming to the defence of convict Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, Haryana jail minister on Tuesday told the media not to link the parole hearing of the self-styled godman to elections

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's parole application will be decided on merit, says senior police official
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh's parole application will be decided on merit, says senior police official

Sirsa Police is yet to give its report to the deputy commissioner on the parole application of jailed Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh.

Main accused in Bargari sacrilege case murdered in Nabha prison; Punjab Police tighten security, set up cordon near Patiala
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Main accused in Bargari sacrilege case murdered in Nabha prison; Punjab Police tighten security, set up cordon near Patiala

The prime accused in the Bargari sacrilege case Mahinderpal Bittu was killed by inmates in Nabha prison on Saturday near Patiala, the Punjab Police said.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Haryana profile: Rohtak, Gurgaon, Sirsa among key seats; Jat votes may prove deciding factor
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Haryana profile: Rohtak, Gurgaon, Sirsa among key seats; Jat votes may prove deciding factor

Jats, who form around 29 percent of Haryana’s population, are important to political parties.

Cults, religious sects are not a thing of the past
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Cults, religious sects are not a thing of the past

The tragic and inglorious end of Jim Jones’ Peoples Temple, Osho’s Rajneeshpuram, Japan’s Aum Shinrikyo and other such associations across the world by no means implies that cults are a thing of the past

Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh given life sentence in murdered journalist case; 3 others also get same punishment
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Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh given life sentence in murdered journalist case; 3 others also get same punishment

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been given life sentence for the murder of Haryana-based journalist Ram Chandra Chatrapati in 2002.

CBI court to pronounce quantum of punishment for Gurmeet Ram Rahim, three others today in journalist murder case
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CBI court to pronounce quantum of punishment for Gurmeet Ram Rahim, three others today in journalist murder case

Sirsa-based Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim will be produced in the court through video conference from Sunaria jail in Rohtak, where he is currently serving 20-year prison term since 2017 for raping two of his women followers.

Special CBI court convicts Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, 3 others for killing journalist; sentence to be pronounced on 17 Jan
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Special CBI court convicts Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, 3 others for killing journalist; sentence to be pronounced on 17 Jan

Ahead of the verdict on Friday in the murder case against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, elaborate security arrangements were made in Haryana and parts of Punjab.

Verdict in journalist murder case against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh likely today, security beefed up in Haryana, Punjab
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Verdict in journalist murder case against Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh likely today, security beefed up in Haryana, Punjab

Elaborate security arrangements have been made in Haryana especially in Panchkula, Sirsa (headquarter of Dera) and Rohtak districts with several companies of the state armed police, anti-riot police and commando force being deployed to deal with any law and order situation.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Quota for upper castes, Yogi's tax to build cow shelters, Ravi Shastri on Team India, today's must read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Quota for upper castes, Yogi's tax to build cow shelters, Ravi Shastri on Team India, today's must read stories

From 10 percent reservation for economically backward upper caste, Yogi Adityanath government imposing 0.5 percent cess to build cow shelters, Ravi Shastri's 'best travelling Indian team in the last 15 years' proving true, today's must-read stories

Guru Granth Sahib desecration in Punjab: Scores of sacrilege incidents, high-profile accused, political blame games galore
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Guru Granth Sahib desecration in Punjab: Scores of sacrilege incidents, high-profile accused, political blame games galore

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar on Wednesday appeared before a Punjab Police Special Investigative Team (SIT) in Chandigarh which is probing the police firing on mobs protesting the 2015 incidents of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib in Punjab.

Akshay Kumar appears before Punjab SIT in sacrilege row, says his name 'needlessly dragged'
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Akshay Kumar appears before Punjab SIT in sacrilege row, says his name 'needlessly dragged'

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar appeared before a Special Investigation Team (SIT) in Chandigarh which is probing the police firing on mobs protesting the 2015 incidents of desecration of Guru Granth Sahib in Punjab.