Russia Slams US For Alleging India’s Role In Pannun’s Foiled Murder Plot, Says ‘No Reliable Evidence…’ | World News

The Russian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday dismissed the US’s allegations against India for a foiled assassination plot against pro-Khalistan radical Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, saying that Washington has not yet provided any reliable evidence of Indian citizens’ involvement in the case. “According to the information we have, Washington has yet to provide any credible evidence of … Read more

Gurpatwant Pannun Case US Judge Rejects Nikhil Gupta Request For Defence Materials

New York, Jan 12 (PTI) A US judge has denied a request for defence materials by Indian national Nikhil Gupta, charged by federal prosecutors in a murder-for-hire plot to kill a Khalistani separatist on American soil. United States District Judge Victor Marrero, in an order Thursday, denied a motion filed by Gupta’s attorney seeking discovery … Read more

court documents in Pannun case

Indian national Nikhil Gupta, charged by federal prosecutors in a murder-for-hire plot to kill a Khalistani separatist on American soil, is being subjected to human rights violations, including extended solitary confinement, while in custody in the Czech Republic, his lawyer has said in court documents. The court documents also say Gupta was last in the … Read more

Pannun murder plot: US objects to providing defence material to Nikhil Gupta

The US government has objected to providing defence material to Nikhil Gupta’s lawyers in the Gurpatwant Singh Pannun case, stating that it will furnish the information only upon his appearance in a New York court. “The government respectfully submits this letter in opposition to defendant Nikhil Gupta’s motion to compel discovery during the pendency of … Read more

US On ‘Produce Proof’ Plea By Indian Facing Murder Plot Charge

Gurpatwant Singh Pannun (File). New Delhi: The United States has objected to a motion by Nikhil Gupta – the Indian national accused of conspiring to kill Khalistani terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun – seeking proof of charges against him. The US govenment said it would only provide the information when Mr Gupta – being held in … Read more

Biden admin briefs Indian-American lawmakers on Nikhil Gupta

Indian American Congressmen were briefed by US President Joe Biden’s administration on the indictment of Indian national Nikhil Gupta, allegedly involved in a foiled bid to kill a Sikh separatist leader in the US. Releasing a statement, the five lawmakers — Ami Bera, Shri Thanedar, Raja Krishnamoorthi, Pramila Jayapal and Ro Khanna — appreciated the … Read more

US government briefs 5 Indian-American lawmakers on Nikhil Gupta Gurpatwant Singh Pannun murder plot case

The Biden Administration officials on Friday briefed the five Indian-American lawmakers on the indictment of Nikhil Gupta, an Indian, who has been accused of plotting an assassination attempt on a Sikh separatist on American soil. Congress members Ami Bera, Pramila Jayapal, Ro Khanna, Raja Krishnamoorthi and Shri Thanedar released a joint statement after receiving a … Read more

Indian American Congress Members Express Concerns Over Alleged Assassination Plot Gurpatwant Singh Pannun Nikhil Gupta Indictment

Five Indian American members of the US Congress—Ami Bera, Pramila Jayapal, Ro Khanna, Raja Krishnamoorthi, and Shri Thanedar—expressed deep concern about Nikhil Gupta’s indictment in a joint statement released on Friday. The Biden Administration briefed Congress on the Department of Justice’s allegations against Gupta, accusing him of involvement in a foiled plot to assassinate a … Read more

US Sikh body condemns Indian envoy Taranjit Singh Sandhu’s heckling by Khalistani supporters in New York gurdwara

A US-based Sikh body has strongly condemned the heckling of Indian ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu by Khalistani during his visit to a gurdwara in New York. It also called on the shrine’s management to take stern action against those involved so that devotees can pray “without any fear or pressure”. Sikhs of … Read more

US foiled plot to kill Khalistani terrorist Pannun, raised it with India: Report

The United States had foiled a plot to kill Khalistani terrorist Gurpatwant Singh Pannun on American soil, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday, quoting unnamed officials. The newspaper also reported that the US government had “issued a warning” to India over concerns that New Delhi was “involved in the plot” to eliminate Pannun. An American … Read more