Courtesy : Hindustan Times Sep 30, 2019 New Delhi : The decision to release eight Sikh prisoners and commute the death sentence of Balwant Singh Rajoana, the main conspirator in the 1995 assassination of former Punjab CM Beant Singh, is the culmination of various key steps taken by the Union government to assuage the sentiments of the Sikh community and […]Read more
–IANS Sep 30,2019 Chandigarh : Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, BJP candidate from Karnal on Monday said wrestler and 2012 Olympic medalist Yogeshwar Dutt has always made the country proud and would now set examples in politics too. “Thank you Yogeshwar Dutt. Yes. You have always made the country proud through sports,” Khattar tweeted just ahead of announcement of […]Read more
September 30, 2019 CHANDIGARH: Food and Supplies Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Monday said that preparations are in place for paddy procurement from October 1. This effort is in line with the CM’s commitment to procure the grains from farmers in a smooth and efficient manner. Ashu said that all arrangements had been made so that no farmer faces any […]Read more
Courtesy : Al Jazeera Sep 29, 2019 New York, US – Gurpatwant Singh Pannun still has vivid memories of the summer of 1984. A teenager at the time, he remembers security forces taking boys from his village in Punjab in the aftermath of a deadly Indian army operation in the Golden Temple, the holiest of Sikh shrines. On Friday, Pannun, […]Read more
Sep 30, 2019 Gurkirat Singh Kotli, grandson of former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh, has said the BJP to side with Khalistani hardliners for political gains by commuting the death sentence of Balwant Singh Rajoana. Balwant Singh Rajoana was convicted in the assassination Beant Singh, under whose rule Khalistani terrorism came to an end in August 1995. Beant Singh was […]Read more
Bhai Rajoana’s death sentence to be commuted to life sentence. India plans to release 8 more Sikh prisoners.
Sep 30,2019 The BJP led Indian Government has announced that they would release eight political prisoners and the death sentence of living Sikh martyr Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana will also be commuted to a life sentence. These would be implemented on the eve of 550th Birth Anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev ji. A spokesperson of the Union Home Ministry, to […]Read more
Sep 30, 2019 Kuala Lumpur : Malaysian Police has arrested 16 terror suspects including an Indian Sikh woman for allegedly planning to attack leaders of local political parties. The 38-year-old Indian woman, who worked as a cleaner, was a member of the Sikhs For Justice (SFJ) group, according to Ayob Khan Mydin, Assistant Director of Malaysian Police’s counter-terrorism division. The […]Read more