Protest in times of a possible Epidemic
NPR-NRC-CAA protests at Bilal Bagh, Bengaluru & the spectre of COVID-19.

The spectre of the Corona virus epidemic is a major challenge to the last 90+ days long Muslim women led protests against the Central government’s intention to implement the NPR and NRC and CAA on a nationwide scale. By early March, according to a Ministry ...

Gogoi’s RS nomination wrong & questionable, it indicates he had been useful to govt: Amarinder

19.03.20 - Team PT

Dubbing as "wrong and questionable” the nomination of former Chief Justice of India, Ranjan Gogoi, to the Rajya Sabha, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday said it clearly indicated that he had been useful to the current government at the Centre.

Gogoi’s nomination has ...

NRC exercise is necessary for any sovereign country: Govt in Supreme Court
19.03.20 - Team PT

With the new citizenship law and the proposed NRC sparking protests across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said in December that the government had not held any discussions on a pan-India NRC.

But now, in its first legal response before the Supreme Court on ...

Corona Party Shuru Huyee Hai: At Kar Sewa, & Five-Star Hotel
18.03.20 - S Pal

IF ANYONE THOUGHT the government or the ruling party politicians or those in the opposition, or our religious leaders, were at all concerned about the health of the citizens, or even about their life, just watch what they did in the last 48 hours.

At a ...

Justice Gogoi compromised noble principles on independence and impartiality of judiciary: Justice Kurian Joseph
17.03.20 - Team PT

Reacting sharply to the acceptance of Rajya Sabha seat by former Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi, former Judge of Supreme Court Justice Kurian Joseph said;

"We have discharged our debt to the nation" was the statement made by Justice Ranjan Gogoi along with the three of us ...

Badal welcomes Farooq Abdullah release
14.03.20 - Team PT

Akali patriarch and five times Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal today welcomed  the release of senior Kashmiri leader Farooq Abdullah  and expressed the hope that this would be just the beginning of the process of release of other democratic leaders too 

In a statement here, Badal ...

Ex BJP MLA Sengar sentenced 10 yrs in prison for murder of Unnao rape victim's father
13.03.20 - Team PT

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar has been sentenced to ten years in jail and fined Rs 10 lakh in connection with the death of the Unnao rape victim's father. While sentencing them, District Judge Dharmesh Sharma said, "There can be no denying that rule of ...

Eyewitness Report from the riot-hit North East Delhi
LET US HEAL OUR DILLI - Civil Society Activists Draw A Road Map
29.02.20 - PT Bureau

A GROUP OF inspired civil society activists and academicians visited the riot-hit areas/mohallas of Delhi, including Bhajanpura, Chand Bagh, Gokulpuri, Chaman Park, Shiv Vihar, Main Mustafabad (including Bhagirathi Vihar, Brijpuri) to get a sense of the human suffering and the damage that the social fabric ...

Protest in Sector 17 against the communal violence in Delhi
25.02.20 - Team PT

Citizens of Chandigarh staging a vociferous protest in Sector 17 against the communal violence in Delhi, and demanding action against goons attacking and killing citizens.

Disclaimer : and other platforms of the Punjab Today group strive to include views and opinions from across the entire ...


DGP Dinkar Gupta's
24.02.20 - Team PT

Senior Akali Dal (Taksali) leader Bir Devinder Singh today said Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta's expression of regret after his irresponsible and notorious statements against the Sikh community was not only meaningless but even more troubling since he has already exposed the line of thinking in ...

What Punjab DGP Dinkar Gupta said, what he meant, and what he clarified?
22.02.20 - kanwar manjit singh

DEACDES AFTER PUNJAB battled a toxic perception created by vested interests and anti-Punjab and anti-Sikh communal elements that branded Sikh youth as potential terrorists, the state's top police officer has now issued a statement that does even more harm, not only to the image of ...

20.02.20 - Team PT

Ranchi: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday said use of the word "nationalism" should be avoided as it reminds people of Adolf Hitler's Nazism.
Mohan Bhagwat made the remarks at an RSS event at the Mukherjee University Morabadi in Ranchi.

The RSS chief recalled his conversation with ...

SAD hails AAP's victory, says divisive agenda defeated, lesson for all
14.02.20 - S Pal

"If BJP ignores the message of Delhi, it will do so at its own peril”
THE SHIROMANI AKALI DAL has expressed profound happiness at the defeat of the BJP's divisive agenda, wholeheartedly welcomed the victory of the Aam Aadmi Party, and credited Mr Arvind Kejriwal for ...

Following a local version of the Pied Piper of Hamelin
13.02.20 - Markandey Katju

INDIANS and Pakistanis share a common trait. They are gullible people, very fond of following a local version of the Pied Piper of Hamelin who leads them to their doom, or a madaari (juggler) who makes monkeys dance.

Gullible Indians voted for Indira Gandhi en masse ...

Anurag Thakur’s novel pitch will open up a Nazi era
Goli Maaron Saalon Ko
28.01.20 - Markandey Katju

Union Minister of State for Finance, Anurag Thakur, must be credited for taking Indian politics to a higher virulent and toxic level than ever before.

At an election rally for the forthcoming Delhi Assembly elections on 8th February he shouted from a podium "Desh ke gaddaaron ...

A former judge condemns the
23.01.20 -

Whether you agree with him or not, you can always be assured former Supreme Court justice Markandey Katju won't mince words on controversial issues. Katju had retired from the Supreme Court in 2011 and has since been a prolific writer and speaker, never hesitating to ...

What Use Are These Protests?

Today the Supreme Court heard around 140 petitions filed against the Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019. The Supreme Court refused to grant an interim stay on CAA or NRC or NPR and the government is free to implement those laws as of today. The Centre will have to ...

Punjab to move SC against CAA; Assembly passes resolution seeking repeal of act
17.01.20 - Team PT

Describing the controversial legislation as ‘inherently discriminatory’ and a negation of the very secular fabric on which the Constitution of India is based, the Punjab Assembly on Friday adopted, by voice vote, a hard-hitting resolution seeking immediate repeal of the unconstitutional Citizenship Amendment Act, 2019 ...

Punjab is at Shaheen Bagh today – Farmers, Students, Activists Stand In Solidarity With Muslim Women Against CAA-NRC
SAD (Taksali) to land at Shaheen Bagh on Jan 19
15.01.20 - Punjab Today Bureau

New Delhi: Punjab emerged as the in-focus state today, January 15, at the Shaheen Bagh protest site with hundreds of farmers and student activists converging in solidarity with the women staging a sit-in against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the proposed National Register of ...

Democracy has been reduced to caste and communal vote bank politics
14.01.20 - Markandey Katju

WHAT has happened in JNU, when about 50 masked vandals invaded the campus and assaulted students and teachers with iron rods and lathis, the police being deliberate bystanders, is symbolic of a qualitative change which has come in India.

Now the time for debate over issues ...

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