May 21, 2021 9:07 am
Around the world, as well as India, investigative reports by such missions have a long history of empowering citizens and enriching judicial process.
April 01, 2018 7:41 am
SIMI activists said they were held aloft by hand and legs in a “helicopter position”, and beaten using flour mill belts, lathis and strips of rubber.
September 21, 2017 1:03 pm
Al Hussein has been in the news recently over his frank criticism of India, ranging from Delhi’s threat to deport its Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar where it is facing ethnic cleansing, to the “broader rise of intolerance” towards religious and other minorities as well as “worrying developments” in Kashmir.
June 01, 2016 10:26 am
A Congressional commission will hold a hearing to examine the challenges to fundamental freedoms coinciding with the White House meeting between PM Modi and Barack Obama.
March 26, 2016 11:07 am
Of the total deaths in police or judicial custody, 51 were cases of natural deaths, while seven were suicides and three were unnatural or doubtful deaths.
December 17, 2015 4:52 am
The names of three human rights activists — Raj Mangal Prasad, S C Agarwal and Indu Prakash— have also been proposed for the commission.
April 27, 2014 5:13 am
The home minister denied reports that the ANF went on a strike on Saturday in protest against Naik’s arrest.
March 21, 2014 3:47 am
Mahapatra had filed a writ petition in HC alleging the state government had decided not to compensate according to the recommendation of the West Bengal State Human Rights Commission.
January 12, 2014 3:26 am
Activists held a public meeting Saturday at College Square and took out a rally till Dharamtala to protest the rising instances of crimes against women in the state.
December 14, 2013 5:48 am
The hearing date has not been fixed yet,but a copy of the PIL has been sent to Ganguly.