Farmers Commission Report on Suicides

Farmers’ suicides in Punjab rose after 1992 and most victims were young, writes Sarbjit Dhaliwal in The Tribune, quoting a report prepared for ‘Punjab Farmers Commisson’ by ‘Institute for Development and Communication’ While tracing the[…]


Chandigarh, April 9, 1999. Sardar Inderjit Singh Jaijee in an open letter to the Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Parkash Singh Badal demanded immediate release of young Sikhs languishing in jail under TADA. The text of[…]

The killing fields

By Anosh Malekar April 15, 2008 Rani Kaur’s husband committed suicide in 2003. Before that her eldest brother-in-law, Aloo Singh, took his own life in 1993, followed by another brother-in-law, Gurutej Singh, in 1996. In[…]