Human Rights
Culture  /  Published 23.12.18

Why Bangladesh is the mirror image of Pakistan

Former Chief Justice of Bangladesh Surendra Sinha lives in exile because of threats from the Hasina government...
By Sonia Sarkar

India  /  Published 25.02.19

SC agrees to hear plea seeking protection of human rights of security forces

The petitioners said they are “greatly disturbed by the incidents of unruly and disruptive mobs” pelting stones at soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 29.10.18

Nov 1 hearing on Assam detention centres

A report by Harsh Mander highlights the plight of the ‘foreigners’ held in the detention centres of Assam...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Odisha  /  Published 17.11.18

Cuttack hospital now has wards for destitutes

SCB Medical College falls in line with Odisha human rights body’s order...
By Lalmohan Patnaik in Cuttack

India  /  Published 31.10.18

16 ex-cops found guilty of UP killings

31 years on, life term for massacre ...
By PTI and Our Bureau in New Delhi


North East  /  Published 29.06.19

Gauhati High Court glare on Assam bonded labourers

The PIL also sought monetary compensation for the victims under the 2016 scheme...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 30.05.19

Workers' safety: Laws are just the beginning

The persistent blindness and denial are due to the fact that these workers are from Dalit communities...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 30.03.19

Lawyer’s call to hold police to account

Over 42 Muslims were killed in what has come to be known as the Hashimpura massacre; only 5 survived the massacre....
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.03.19

First Lokpal appointed

Justice Ghose, 66, retired as a Supreme Court judge in May 2017 and has been a member of the NHRC since June 29 that year...
By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 02.03.19

Compensation call for ‘foreigner’ tag

The HRLN said Dilip Biswas and his family were victims of a 'forged investigation' and personal vendetta...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati


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