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Manipur Fake Encounter: Victims and Witnesses Face Delays, Reprisals in Quest for Justice

Families of victims of alleged extra-judicial executions by security force personnel in Manipur, India are facing reprehensible delays and reprisals as they wait for justice, Amnesty India said today.

RSS Worker Arrested For Bomb Attack At Kerala Police Station

According to the police Praveen, a district functionary of the RSS, and his accomplice Sreejit, a worker, threw bombs at the Nedumangad Police Station during the January 3 shutdown protesting against the entry of two women into the Sabarimala Temple.

HS Phoolka Shots Letter to CM Amarinder Singh; Seeks Release of Saka Nakodar Inquiry Report

Chandigarh: Lawyer turned politician Advo. H S Phoolka has written a letter to Punjab CM Amrinder Singh asking him to table the inquiry report related ...

AAP Leaders Visit Harike Pattan; Call Upon Government To Address Water Pollution

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and MLA Kultar Singh Sandhwan visited visited Harike Pattan along with social activist Gurpeet Singh Chandbaka and environment activist Balbir Singh Sechewal. 

Kashmir Shuts Down to Protest Against Indian PM’s Visit

Kashmiri people reportedly observed a complete shut down on Sunday (Feb. 3) as a token of protest against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit. The Tribune has noted in one of its news reports that "[c]losed markets and deserted roads greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his arrival in Srinagar as Kashmir observed a shutdown...".

SAD Taksali Appoints Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad as General Secretary and Spokesperson

Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali) president and MP Ranjit Singh Brahmpura has appointed Karnail Singh Peer Mohammad as General Secretary and Spokesperson of the party.

SAD (B)-BJP Reach Truce After Amit Shah-Sukhbir Badal Meet

Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) has reached an understanding with the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) after a meeting between BJP president Amit Shah and Akali Dal president Sukhbir Singh Badal in Delhi on Friday (Feb. 1) night.

SAD (Badal) Skips NDA Meeting; Says May Separate If RSS Interference in Sikh Affairs Not Stopped

Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal), led by Badal dynasty, boycotted a meeting of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) yesterday (Jan. 31).

Ramgarh Bypoll Results: Congress Candidate Shafia Zubair won by 12000

Counting of votes for the high-stake Jind bypoll in Haryana began this morning amid tight security arrangements.

Jind Bypoll Results: BJP wins Jind for first time

Counting of votes for the high-stake Jind bypoll in Haryana began this morning amid tight security arrangements.

SIT Grills Ex-SSP Charanjit Sharma Arrested in Saka Behbal Kalan Firing Case

A day after arresting former Moga SSP Charanjit Singh Sharma from Hoshiarpur, five members of the SIT, headed by ADGP Pramod Kumar and IG Kunwar Vijay Pratap, on Monday (Jan. 28) questioned him for over three hours at Faridkot Sadar police station.

AAP says British Govt. Should Apologize for Jallianwala Massacre on Centenary Year

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) said in a written statement that the British government  should apologise on the centenary of Saka Jallianwala Bagh.

Ex-SSP Who Led Police Firing on Sikhs at Behbal Kalan Arrested

It is learnt that the the Punjab police SIT has arrested former SSP Charanjit Sharma from his house in Hoshiarpur on Sunday (January 27) morning in connection with the Saka Behbal Kalan (14 Oct. 2015) in which the police had killed two Sikhs by opening gunfire on Sikhs who were staging a sit down demanding action against culprits of Beadbi of Guru Granth Sahib.

Kartarpur Sahib Corridor – Indian Govt. Identifies Land Required on East Punjab Side; Issues Notification

The Indian government's ministry of road transport and highways has reportedly identified the land it requires for the East Punjab side of the Kartarpur corridor. A media report has also said that the government has also issued notification under the National Highways Act 1956.

Dal Khalsa Urges UNSC Members to “Pull Up” India for Denying Self Determination to Subjugated Nationalities

Dal Khalsa and its allies staged street protests in Ludhiana, Hoshiarpur and Zira against denial of right to self determination under present Indian Constitution, on the occasion of India's Republic day.

SGPC Honours Sikh Genocide Witnesses, Lawyers; Advo. Phoolka Sends Kin

SGPC on Saturday felicitated witnesses of 1984 Sikh genocide cases and the lawyers who fought the cases of the genocide to ensure conviction of Sajjan Kumar, at its headquarters, Teja Singh Samundari Hall, here in presence of the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) president Sukhbir Singh Badal.

RSS Ideologue Nana Deshmukh Who Justified 1984 Sikh Genocide Awarded Bharat Ratna

Hindutva ideologue Nana Deshmukh who had justified killings of thousands of Sikhs during 1984 Sikh genocide has been awarded Bharat Rattna by BJP led Indian government.

AAP Appoints Presidents and Co-presidents in 19 Assembly Segments

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has appointed presidents and co-president in 19 assembly segments in the state. Party says that the move was aimed at strengthening and expanding the party base in Punjab.

Chairs remain empty while Sukhbir was addressing workers’ meeting in Amritsar

Nearly 30 percent chairs remained empty while the Shiromani Akali Dal (Badal) president Sukhbir Singh Badal was addressing the gathering of party rank and file of Amritsar city on Thursday.

Days After Kejriwal Announces To Go Solo; Bhagwant Mann says AAP Talking to SAD (Taksali) and BSP

Bhagwant Mann said that all possibilities of an alliance were being explored so that the alliance could put up a bold united face on the issues and concerns surrounding Punjab and the Punjabis, thereby showing these traditional political parties, knee-deep in corruption muck, were shown the doors.

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