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SC rejects 1984 riots case convict Sajjan Kumar’s plea for interim bail on health grounds
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SC rejects 1984 riots case convict Sajjan Kumar’s plea for interim bail on health grounds

Senior advocate Vikas Singh, appearing for Kumar, argued that interim bail be granted on health grounds as Kumar has been in jail for 20 months and has lost nearly 16 kg weight

1984 anti-Sikh riots: MHA calls meeting to discuss irregularities and delays in FIRs, chargesheet; CBI, SIT who investigated cases told to attend
India

1984 anti-Sikh riots: MHA calls meeting to discuss irregularities and delays in FIRs, chargesheet; CBI, SIT who investigated cases told to attend

The MHA on Wednesday called a meeting to discuss the 'irregularities and delays' in FIRs and chargesheet related to specific cases of 1984 anti-Sikh riots

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court to hear Sajjan Kumar's petition challenging life sentence in May
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Supreme Court to hear Sajjan Kumar's petition challenging life sentence in May

The Delhi High Court had in December convicted Sajjan Kumar for killing five Sikhs and burning a gurudwara during the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

AAP candidate Balbir Singh Jakhar's son claims father paid Rs 6 crore to Kejriwal to contest LS polls; leader denies charge
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AAP candidate Balbir Singh Jakhar's son claims father paid Rs 6 crore to Kejriwal to contest LS polls; leader denies charge

Balbir Singh Jakhar, in a press conference, denied the allegations, saying his son was lying and he had never stayed with him.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar was 'kingpin' of massacre, CBI tells Supreme Court; hearing on bail plea on 15 April
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar was 'kingpin' of massacre, CBI tells Supreme Court; hearing on bail plea on 15 April

The case in which Sajjan 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 1 and 2 November, 1984 and burning down of a Gurudwara in Raj Nagar Part-II

Delhi High Court asks AAP govt to decide 1984 riots convict's plea for parole in two weeks
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Delhi High Court asks AAP govt to decide 1984 riots convict's plea for parole in two weeks

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday asked the AAP government to decide in two weeks the parole plea of Balwan Khokhar.

1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi court issues production warrant against former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for 28 January
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi court issues production warrant against former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar for 28 January

The witness, Cham Kaur, had on 16 November, 2018 identified Sajjan Kumar before the court as one who had allegedly instigated the mob to kill Sikhs

Supreme Court seeks CBI reply on Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's plea challenging his conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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Supreme Court seeks CBI reply on Congress leader Sajjan Kumar's plea challenging his conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Two weeks after Sajjan Kumar was awarded life sentence by the Delhi High Court in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, the Congress leader surrendered at the Karkardooma District Court

Rajnath Singh to felicitate senior advocate HS Phoolka for his efforts to get justice for victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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Rajnath Singh to felicitate senior advocate HS Phoolka for his efforts to get justice for victims of 1984 anti-Sikh riots

HS Phoolka has been at the forefront of fighting the judicial battle of 1984 anti-Sikh riot victims. It was his efforts which saw Congress leader Sajjan Kumar getting convicted and sentenced to life in prison

Narendra Modi in Gurdaspur accuses Congress of protecting 1984 anti-Sikh riots culprits, takes jibe at Kamal Nath
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Narendra Modi in Gurdaspur accuses Congress of protecting 1984 anti-Sikh riots culprits, takes jibe at Kamal Nath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the Congress of protecting those involved in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Sajjan Kumar surrenders, BSP puts pressure on Congress, Sheikh Hasina wins Bangladesh election; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Sajjan Kumar surrenders, BSP puts pressure on Congress, Sheikh Hasina wins Bangladesh election; today's must-read stories

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1984 Anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar taken to Delhi's Mandoli jail; former Congress leader had surrendered in Karkadooma Court
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1984 Anti-Sikh riots: Sajjan Kumar taken to Delhi's Mandoli jail; former Congress leader had surrendered in Karkadooma Court

Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in 1984 anti-Sikh riots, was brought to Mandoli jail after he surrendered before the Karkardooma court on Monday.

1984 riots convict Sajjan Kumar surrenders before Karkardooma court in Delhi; former Congress MP to serve life term in Tihar Jail
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1984 riots convict Sajjan Kumar surrenders before Karkardooma court in Delhi; former Congress MP to serve life term in Tihar Jail

Former Congress MP Sajjan Kumar, convicted in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, surrendered before the Karkardooma court on Monday. The 73-year-old was awarded a life sentence by the Delhi High Court and a fine of Rs 5 lakh on 17 December. He will be lodged in the Tihar Jail in Delhi.

1984 riots case convict Sajjan Kumar expected to surrender today; petitioner HS Phoolka advises victims to steer clear of court premises
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1984 riots case convict Sajjan Kumar expected to surrender today; petitioner HS Phoolka advises victims to steer clear of court premises

The Delhi High Court on 17 December overturned the acquittal granted to Sajjan Kumar in 2013 in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case and convicted and sentenced him to life imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 5 lakh.

1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar to surrender on 31 Dec; lawyer says options running out as SC on vacation till 2 Jan
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1984 anti-Sikh riots case: Sajjan Kumar to surrender on 31 Dec; lawyer says options running out as SC on vacation till 2 Jan

Sajjan Kumar's lawyer said options are running out for him as the Supreme Court is not likely to grant hearing to his appeal during the vacation.

Youth Akali Dal leader held for vandalising Rajiv Gandhi's statue in Ludhiana; Congress workers defile SAD posters
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Youth Akali Dal leader held for vandalising Rajiv Gandhi's statue in Ludhiana; Congress workers defile SAD posters

A Youth Akali Dal leader was arrested for allegedly vandalising the statue of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi in Ludhiana on Tuesday.

Statue politics takes off in Punjab's Ludhiana: Youth Akali workers deface Rajiv Gandhi bust, Congress workers clean it with milk
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Statue politics takes off in Punjab's Ludhiana: Youth Akali workers deface Rajiv Gandhi bust, Congress workers clean it with milk

Staging a protest over the 1984 anto-Sikh riots, some workers of the youth wing of Akali Dal defaced a statue of Rajiv Gandhi in Punjab's Ludhiana district, <em>News18</em> reported.

Sajjan Kumar moves SC against conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case; survivors' lawyer files caveat
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Sajjan Kumar moves SC against conviction in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case; survivors' lawyer files caveat

Sajjan Kumar was convicted and sentenced to life for the remainder of his life by the high court on 17 December in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots in Raj Nagar area.

Sajjan Kumar's appeal for surrender deadline extension just a 'delaying tactic', says 1984 anti-Sikh riot victim
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Sajjan Kumar's appeal for surrender deadline extension just a 'delaying tactic', says 1984 anti-Sikh riot victim

Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, convicted in a 1984 anti-Sikh riot case, tried using "delaying tactics" by appealing to the Delhi High Court to extend his surrender deadline, a riot victim said

Withdraw Bharat Ratna awarded to Rajiv Gandhi, demands Delhi Assembly resolution, cites 1984 anti-Sikh riots
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Withdraw Bharat Ratna awarded to Rajiv Gandhi, demands Delhi Assembly resolution, cites 1984 anti-Sikh riots

Rajiv Gandhi, who took over the reins of the party and the government following his mother's demise, was posthumously awarded Bharat Ratna.