Tag - Khalistanis

India rebukes Canada over ‘celebration’ of Indira Gandhi’s assassination


New Delhi: Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar condemned Canada’s apparent tolerance of pro-Khalistan elements after visuals surfaced of a parade float in Brampton depicting the assassination of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. “India fails to understand why Canada gives space to separatists and extremists, other than vote bank politics,” Jaishankar said. The foreign minister’s sharp reaction...

Interpol issues blue notice against US-based gangster Harjot Singh


New Delhi: A blue notice has been issued against the US-based gangster, Harjot Singh on the basis of a request by NIA, sources said. The notice was issued last month. The blue notice is often issued to collect additional information about a criminal. The NIA has already issued a look out circulars against Amrik Singh and...

UK govt’s duty to protect Indian HC: Oppn


New Delhi: Several opposition parties said that the responsibility of protecting the Indian embassies and High Commission abroad is of the host country and the Indian government must take up the matter diplomatically with these countries, including the UK, Canada, Australia, the US etc. Congress MP Shashi Tharoor said, "This can't be allowed and the External...

NIA hits at Khalistan terror-gangster network; 6 arrested


New Delhi:  Following the recent nationwide raids of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) at 76 locations across eight states, six people have been arrested, including close associates of gangsters Lawrence Bishnoi and Khalistan ideologues. Those arrested include Lucky Khokhar, who is a close associate of Canada-based ‘designated terrorist’, Arshdeep Singh alias Arsh Dalla. Others who were...

BAPS Toronto Mandir Vandalism: HinduPACT says high time authorities stop Pak-backed Khalistanis targeting Hindus in North America


A series of strategically targeted attacks against Hindus across North America, several of which were carried out by Pakistan-backed Khalistani extremists, is raising questions about whether enough is being done to address the alarming rise in anti-Hindu attacks by law enforcement.   Last week Khalistani extremists vandalized and defaced the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in Toronto...