China executed more people in 2016 than all other nations combined, Amnesty International said Tuesday, April 11, even as death penalties in the world decreased overall. The human rights organization estimates the Asian giant alone killed "thousands" of people, a figure based on examinations of court records and news reports.
Human Rights group Amnesty India has urged the Indian state to not to forcibly return Rohingyas Muslims to Myanmar.
An Indian Court's decision to issue "Black Warrants" of Sikh political prisoner Bhai Balwant Singh Rajoana- commanding his execution on March 30, 2012 had triggered waves of strong protests Sikhs in Punjab.
Uttar Pradesh authorities must bring to justice those responsible for recent racist attacks against black African students and ensure the students’ safety, said Amnesty International India today.
The Madhya Pradesh government must ensure an independent and impartial investigation into the allegedgang-rape and sexual assault of four Adivasi women by police personnel
Hurriyat Conference maintains that killing of innocent baby was an outcome of recent threat statement of Indian army chief against militants families.
South Asian Solidarity Group (SASG) is going to hold an event on topic: "Modi, Hindu nationalism and the criminalisation of Muslims" to commemorate the 15th anniversary of genocidal massacre of Muslims in Gujarat.
India’s claim for being a great democracy is mere farce and fraud, said Dal Khalsa. Sikh body statement says from Punjab to Kashmir, from Tamil Nadu to the North-East, incidents of rights violations are reaching gigantic proportions.
UK based human rights group Amnesty International on Wednesday here today tabled a report under the heading of "Politics Of Demonitization" that elaborates
Academic freedom in universities must be protected recent events at Ramjas college in Delhi illustrate the growing threat to freedom of expression on Indian university campuses, said Amnesty International India.
Resham Singh has demanded legal action against the then Moga SSP Charanjit Sharma, the then Faridkot SP Bikramjit Singh and the then SHO Bajakhana Amarjit Singh Kular.
A judge of Bombay high court said that the fact of deceased belonging to a different religion (Islam) was a favourable point for the accused persons (Hindus).
Since taking over at the White House, US President Donald Trump has wasted little time putting into action his poisonous campaign rhetoric.
Today we mark International Human Rights Day. On this day in 1948, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
From the juncture of seeking justice for the police firing victim to the point of children eagerly waiting their parents who were disappeared or faced custodial deaths – the painful side of the two-decade old Punjab conflict came to the fore on 68th International Human Rights Day.
From the juncture of seeking justice for the alleged police firing victim to the point of children eagerly waiting their parents who were disappeared
This is full video recording of speech by Monika Kumar on Gujarat Files book, its Punjabi translation and Rana Ayyub. It was recorded at Prachin Kala Kendar, Sector 36, Chandigarh on December 04, 2016.
A Special Investigation Team (SIT) formed by the central government must not waste the opportunity to deliver justice for the 1984 Sikh massacre, said Amnesty International India today at the Chandigarh launch of a campaign digest on the massacre.
A trial court in Ropar (Rupnagar) on December 3, 2016 acquitted four Punjab police personnel, including former Punjab director general of police SK Sharma, in case 1991 fake encounter case while reportedly granting "benefit of doubt" to the accused.
This is news report regarding reported jailbreak at Maximum Security Jail, Nabha and police firing on a car near Samana which resulted in death of a 25 years old girl named Neha.Next Page »