1984 anti-Sikh riots
The 1984 anti-Sikh riots or the 1984 Sikh Massacre were a series of pogroms directed against Sikhs in India, by anti-Sikh mobs, most notably by members of the Congress party, in response to the assass...
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Hondh-Chillar Massacre
The Hondh-Chillar massacre (Punjabi: ਹੋਂਦ-ਚਿੱਲੜ ਕਤਲੇਆਮ [hɔ́nd tʃɪlːəɾ kə̀lːuɡɑ̀ɾɑ]) refers to the killings of at least 32 Sikhs on November 2, 1984 in a village in the Rewari district of Haryana, ...
Citizen's Justice Committee
Citizen's Justice Committee (commonly known as CJC) is an umbrella organization of various human rights organizations and is known for pro bono representing the 1984 anti-Sikh riots victims in their l...
H. S. Phoolka
Harvinder Singh Phoolka, commonly known as H. S. Phoolka, is a senior advocate of Delhi High Court, politician, Human Rights activist, and author. He is known for spearheading one of the longest and m...
Jagdish Tytler
Jagdish Tytler (b. January 11, 1944 as Jagdish Kapoor) is a controversial Indian National Congress politician, he is former member of Indian Parliament. He was the Indian Union Minister of State for O...
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Satwant Singh
Satwant Singh Randhawa (1962–1989) was a Sikh bodyguard to the Prime Minister of India Indira Gandhi, who on 31 October 1984 assassinated Indira Gandhi at her residence along with another bodyguard, B...
Beant Singh (assassin)
Beant Singh (Punjabi: ਬੇਅੰਤ ਸਿੰਘ; 6 January 1959 – 31 October 1984), born in Jaitu in the Faridkot district of Punjab (India), was a bodyguard of Indira Gandhi who took part in her assassination in 1...
Sajjan Kumar
Sajjan Kumar (born 23 September 1945) is an Indian politician belonging to the Indian National Congress party. He was a member of 14th Lok Sabha representing Outer Delhi constituency. He hails from th...
Shah Bano case
Mohd. Ahmed Khan v. Shah Bano Begum (1985 SCR (3) 844), commonly referred to as the Shah Bano case, was a controversial maintenance lawsuit in India. Shah Bano, a 62-year-old Muslim mother of five fro...
Assassination of Rajiv Gandhi
The assassination of Rajiv Gandhi, the ex-Prime Minister of India, occurred as a result of a suicide bombing in Sriperumbudur, near Chennai, in Tamil Nadu, India on 21 May 1991. At least 14 others wer...
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Operation Blue Star
Operation Blue Star was an Indian military operation which occurred between 3–8 June 1984, ordered by Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in order to establish control over the Harmandir Sahib Complex in Amr...
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Who Are The Guilty
Who are the Guilty is a report published by the two Delhi based human rights organizations, People's Union for Democratic Rights and People's Union For Civil Liberties, in November 1984 after conducti...
Assassination of Indira Gandhi
Indira Gandhi, the 4th Prime Minister of India, was assassinated at 9:20 AM on 31 October 1984, at her Safdarjung Road, New Delhi residence. She was killed by two of her bodyguards, Satwant Singh and ...
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Rajiv Gandhi
Rajiv Ratna Gandhi (/ˈrɑːdʒiːv ˈɡɑːndiː/; 20 August 1944 – 21 May 1991) was the seventh Prime Minister of India, serving from 1984 to 1989. He took office after the 1984 assassination of Prime Ministe...
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H. K. L. Bhagat
Hari Krishan Lal Bhagat (April 4, 1921 – October 29, 2005) was an Indian politician of the Congress party. Earlier he served as Deputy Mayor, Mayor of Delhi and as the chief whip of Delhi Pradesh Cong...
Kehar Singh
Beant Singh and Satwant Singh were Sikh bodyguards of then Prime Minister of India, Indira Gandhi, and on 31 October 1984 they assassinated her in her garden, putting thirty three bullets in her chest...
Amu (film)
Amu is a critically acclaimed 2005 film directed by Shonali Bose, based on her own novel by the same name. It stars Konkona Sen Sharma, Brinda Karat, and Ankur Khanna. The film premiered at the Berli...
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Bofors scandal
The Bofors scandal was a major political scandal that occurred between Sweden and India during 1980s and 1990s, initiated by Congress politicians and implicating the Indian prime minister, Rajiv Gandh...
Nanavati commission
The Justice G.T. Nanavati commission was established by the Indian Government in 2000 to investigate the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.
The commission was appointed by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA...
Guru Radha Kishan
Guru Radha Kishan (1925-1996) was an Indian Independence activist and Communist politician.
Radha Kishan was born in 1925 in a family of farmers on Krishna Janmashtami in Bid village of Harda dist...
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Kaya Taran
Kaya Taran (Translation - Chrysalis) (2004) is a highly acclaimed film directed by Sashi Kumar based on Malayalam short story When Big Tree Falls by N.S. Madhavan.
The plot for Kaya Taran revolves...
Hawayein
Hawayein (Punjabi: ਹਵਾਏਂ) (Hindi: हवायें) is a 2003 Bollywood film, directed by Ammtoje Mann. The movie stars Babbu Mann, Ammtoje Mann, and Sunny Mann. The film's tagline is Some winds don’t blow...
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