EC censures government over 1984 compensation

EC censures government over 1984 compensation

New Delhi, The Election Commission (EC) Friday censured the government for announcing a hike in compensation to families affected in the 1984 riots, saying it violated the model code of conduct. In a letter to the home ministry, the commission said the government’s response that no decision regarding the hike had been taken was not […]

Sikh group seeks Obama support for justice for 1984 riots

Sikh group seeks Obama support for justice for 1984 riots

  Washington, Nov 4 (IANS)¬†An umbrella Sikh group and a couple of human right bodies have written a letter to US President Barack Obama seeking his support for justice for the 1984 anti-Sikh violence in India that claimed 3,000 lives.“We are writing to urge the Obama administration to call on India’s new government to bring […]