1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom

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POLITICS

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Khalistani movement, Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale, Indira Gandhi, 1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom

Instead of dodging 1984, Congress should acknowledge the past

Several Congress leaders were repeatedly named in allegations about the anti-Sikh crimes of 1984. Denials by Rahul Gandhi won't take that away.

VOICES

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1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom, Rohingya genocide

Why Sikhs rushed to the aid of Rohingya Muslim refugees

Myanmar's political stand echoes the sentiment behind the 1984 genocide of Sikhs: 'When a big tree falls, the earth shakes.'

POLITICS

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Operation Bluestar, Indira Gandhi, Partition, 1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom

When steel entered my soul: IAF veteran recounts 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom

[Book excerpt] From being a mild and passive individual, I was now ever ready to react with aggression. 1984 was the passage of innocence.

VARIETY

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1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom, Rajiv Gandhi

On Rajiv's birth anniversary, West Bengal Congress kicks up 1984 storm

State unit posts the late PM infamous warning, 'When a big tree falls, the earth shakes', on social media.

POLITICS

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JNU, 2002 Gujarat riots, 1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom, Kanhaiya Kumar

It's not you, it's us who need to stop taking Kanhaiya Kumar seriously

The JNUSU leader's opinion on the difference between 1984 anti-Sikh pogrom and 2002 Gujarat carnage is foolhardy.

POLITICS

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Book Extract, Ab vajpayee, Indira Gandhi, 1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom

How Vajpayee opposed Indira Gandhi and later saved lives during 1984 pogrom

[Book extract] The BJP veteran had warned the PM about Operation Blue Star's consequences.

POLITICS

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Godhra Riots, 1984 Anti Sikh Pogrom

Justice is not 1984 Sikh pogrom versus Godhra riots

State complicity is not a detergent cake that can be allowed a sales line like — Uski kameez meri kameez se zyada safed.