Police Brutality
India  /  Published 01.10.21

Cops use water cannons on farmers

The Haryana Police on Friday used a water cannon to disperse a group of farmers who tried to force their way in Jhajjar where Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala was to attend a programme. A grou...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

India  /  Published 29.08.21

Haryana CM puts blame on farmers

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has defended the police action against protesting farmers in Karnal, saying assurances of a peaceful protest were given, but stones were hurled at cops and a...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.05.21

STATE DIGEST: Torture slur on Koderma police

Hazaribagh: A family of five sustained burn injuries after the LPG cylinder in the kitchen caught fire gutting their house on Saturday night. The incident took place in Lohadanda area under Jai Nagar...
By Our Bureau

World  /  Published 15.03.21

UK cops face backlash

The head of Scotland Yard, Dame Cressida Dick, is facing calls for her resignation because of the heavy handed, even brutal manner, in which her officers dragged away women who were holding a torchlig...
By Amit Roy in London

India  /  Published 23.02.21

Nodeep: ‘severely’ beaten up by police in custody

Labour rights activist Nodeep Kaur in her bail plea before the Punjab and Haryana High Court has claimed that she was severely beaten up at a police station after her arrest by the Sonipat police last...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chandigarh


Calcutta  /  Published 16.02.21

Left blames police for leader death

Maidul Islam Middya, a 33-year-old DYFI leader who took part in a protest on Thursday in Calcutta that witnessed clashes between the police and Left supporters, died in a nursing home on Monday mornin...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 16.02.21

Maidul Islam’s family loses breadwinner

Maidul Islam Middya, 33, the unit secretary of the CPM-backed DYFI in Bankura’s Kotulpur, who died in Calcutta on Monday allegedly of wounds sustained in the police-protester clash that erupted ...
By Snehamoy Chakraborty in Bankura

India  /  Published 29.01.21

Parade returnees ‘beaten’ in UP

The protest site in the Baraut area of Baghpat has been a transit point for farmers heading to or returning from the protest site at the Ghazipur border with Delhi. Its occupancy fluctuated between 20...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 25.12.20

HC poser on beaten youth who died

Delhi police on Thursday raided the office of lawyer Mehmood Pracha, who is handling several cases related to the riots in which 53 people died. He is representing many of the accused in the riot case...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.12.20

Jamia violence: year after

Mohammad Minhajuddin struggles to cross the road as he heads to the civil court where he practises. Rush-hour in Samastipur, Bihar, is nowhere close to even Sunday traffic in Delhi. But Minhajuddin&r...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi


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