Hardeep Singh Nijjar

Fourth suspect arrested in Nijjar murder

Canadian authorities have arrested a fourth Indian national in connection with the murder of Khalistan separatist leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar. Amandeep Singh, 22, was charged with first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder, making his first court appearance on May 11. This arrest follows the earlier detention of three other Indian nationals—Karan Brar, Kamalpreet Singh, both 22, and Karanpreet Singh, 28—who were arrested on May 3 in Edmonton.

Trudeau: Committed to collaborating with India on Nijjar case

Trudeau stated that Canada is "looking to work constructively with the government of India to get to the bottom" of the matter involving the death of the alleged terrorist, during a media event in Vancouver, BC.

Nijjar assassination suspects face arrest, India responds

NEW DELHI : India has assured its cooperation with Canadian authorities following reports that two individuals linked to the murder of pro-Khalistan figure Hardeep Singh Nijjar are under surveillance. The Globe and Mail reported that the suspects have been in Canada since the murder, and details about their involvement and any connection to the Indian […]

Amit Shah questions Trudeau on harbouring terrorists in Canada

NEW DELHI: In a recent diplomatic tussle between Canada and India, sparks flew after Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said that his statement in the House of Commons regarding India’s alleged involvement in the killing of Khalistani separatist Hardeep Singh Nijjar was a ‘move to deter India’. Trudeau’s statement was met with a swift and stern […]

Move to deter India: Canadian PM Trudeau on India’s alleged link to Nijjar’s killing

NEW DELHI: On Wednesday, Justin Trudeau addressed his previous House of Commons statement linking Indian agents to Khalistani sympathiser Hardeep Singh Nijjar’s killing, citing it as a means to dissuade further actions from New Delhi within Canada. In an interview with Canadian Press, Trudeau defended the statement, emphasising the need for added deterrence against purported Indian […]

Everything that’s gone wrong between India and Canada since Nijjar’s death

NEW DELHI: On Thursday, the Indian High Commission in Ottawa announced that India will be resuming its visa services from October 26, for specific categories for Canadian nationals travelling to the country. The High Commission issued a press release stating that they will be resuming specific visa services, specifically for Canadians looking for an entry […]

India rejects Canada’s allegations of violating international law

Bagchi elaborated upon how the Ministry was engaged in diplomatic discourse with Ottawa over the course of the previous month NEW DELHI: India slammed Canadian allegations of violating international diplomatic parity laws as the Ministry of External Affairs rejected their allegations of implementing parity as a violation of international norms. Arindam Bagchi, the official spokesperson […]

Canada withdraws 41 diplomats from India; calls expulsion unreasonable

Canada confirmed that India has communicated the plan to remove immunities on 41 diplomats, barring the rest 21 in the country NEW DELHI: Indo-Canadian relations face another obstacle as Justin Trudeau withdraws 41 of its diplomats from the consulates across India on Thursday, following pressure from Indian government.  Minister of Foreign Affairs Mélanie Joly announced, […]

Canada relocates diplomats to Singapore, Malaysia from India

The report emerged following India's request earlier this week for Canada to withdraw several of its diplomats from its diplomatic missions. This request was made amidst a growing diplomatic dispute that began when Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau alleged Indian involvement in the killing of Khalistani terrorist Nijjar in June.

Amid diplomatic spat, India confirms Canada’s participation in P20

NEW DELHI: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Friday confirmed Canada’s presence in the 9th G20 Parliamentary Speakers’ Summit (P20), which will be held in Delhi from October 12 to 14. This comes despite the rising tension between the two countries following Canada’s PM statement accusing India of having a link in the killing of its […]