India  /  Published 22.12.19

TMC delegation detained at Lucknow airport

A four-member Trinamul Congress (TMC) delegation, which was scheduled to meet the grieving families of those killed in Uttar Pradesh during protests over the new citizenship law, was 'detained' at Luc...
By PTI in Lucknow

India  /  Published 15.08.19

Shah Faesal detained in hotel

Shah Faesal, the IAS topper from Kashmir who gave up the civil service for public life, has been taken to a makeshift detention centre at the Centaur Hotel here since his detention early on Wednesday,...
By PTI in Srinagar

World  /  Published 14.09.19

Hong Kong rivals trade blows in mall

Skirmishes broke out Saturday at a shopping mall in Hong Kong between supporters of the ongoing protests for democratic reforms in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory and people backing the central ...
By AP in Hong Kong

India  /  Published 12.09.19

Shah Faesal withdraws plea on detention

Delhi High Court on Thursday allowed bureaucrat turned politician Shah Faesal to withdraw his plea challenging his detention from IGI Airport here following the government’s move to scrap Jammu and ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 25.06.19

Trump is running concentration camps

I have often wondered why good people of good conscience don’t respond to things like slavery or the Holocaust or human rights abuse.Maybe they simply became numb to the horrific way we now rarely t...
By Charles M. Blow / New York Times News Service in

India  /  Published 28.03.19

Space shrinks for Dreze in Jharkhand

Economist Jean Dreze said on Thursday that he and two right to food activists were threatened with arrest and detained at a police station for two hours in BJP-ruled Jharkhand for trying to address a ...
By Our Bureau in Ranchi

India  /  Published 10.02.20

Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC against his detention

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister on Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging his detention under the Public Safety Act.Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for petiti...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.03.20

10 inmates of Assam detention centres died in 1 year: Govt

Ten inmates of Assam's six detention centres, where declared or convicted 'foreigners' are kept, died in the past year, Union minister of state for home G. Kishan Reddy informed Lok Sabha on Tuesday.R...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.11.19

1,000 held in Assam camps

Close to 1,000 “foreigners” are lodged in six detention centres in Assam and as many as 28 detainees have died either in these camps or in hospitals, the Union home ministry informed Parliament on...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.11.19

Farooq Abdullah on House defence panel

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has been included in a 21-member consultative committee on defence even as he remains detained under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) after...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi


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