The 1984 Sikh riots cases – will they ever be resolved ?

India has a history of riots; small level riots happen all the time and are usually limited in scope to small events that happen in towns all over India, and normally lead to a small number of casualties (dead and injured) before the police and administration intervene – sometimes this needs some people being killed […]

Sajjan Kumar to be charged with 1984 riots case

The 1984 anti-Sikh riots remain a blot on the name of India, and its criminal and judicial system. The riots started soon after Indira Gandhi was assassinated by her Sikh bodyguards, and for a couple of days afterwards, the capital of India, Delhi, burned as mobs chased down Sikhs and burnt them / killed them […]