April 12, 2021 12:12 pm
Three months after Uganda’s president, Yoweri Museveni, won a sixth five-year term in office in the most fiercely contested election in years, his government appears to be intent on breaking the back of the political opposition.
September 27, 2019 11:21 am
Torture is an endemic characteristic of Indian policing. A commitment to eradicating it requires the police force as a whole to have zero tolerance for the practice besides a specific anti-torture law.
December 30, 2018 5:32 pm
Recommending life in jail for public servants convicted of torture, the Law Commission has said the government should ratify a UN convention to tide over difficulties in extraditing criminals from foreign countries due to the absence of a law preventing harsh treatment by authorities.
January 28, 2015 2:00 am
The policemen allegedly injected petrol in his private parts at a police outpost.
November 24, 2014 1:39 am
Set up in 1955 and run by Sreemanta Sankar Mission, the co-educational school is the oldest in Northeast.
September 22, 2014 10:07 am
Australia raised its terror warning to the second-highest level two weeks ago in response to the domestic threat.
November 14, 2013 2:30 am
November 06, 2013 12:40 pm
'Castro forcible terminated five my her pregnancies by beating and starving me'.
September 19, 2013 12:24 pm
The Maoist claims to have been tortured and discriminated against by the Telegu ultras.
September 18, 2013 1:11 am
Inmates in North Koreas prison camps have suffered starvation,torture and other unspeakable atrocities.