Police Brutality
India  /  Published 26.12.19

Report finds ‘reign of terror’ by Yogi cops

A fact-finding report published by a team of rights activists has accused Uttar Pradesh police of unleashing a “reign of terror” in the state, torturing the anti-citizenship law protesters and fra...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.12.19

Yedi U-turn on payout

Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yediyurappa has gone back on his own word to pay Rs 10 lakh each to the kin of the two men who died in alleged police firing in Mangalore last week during protests agains...
By Our Special Correspondent in Bangalore

India  /  Published 24.12.19

HRD ministry for Jamia probe

The human resource development ministry has endorsed Jamia Millia Islamia university’s demand for a high-level probe into the December 15 police attack on students on the campus and forwarded to the...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.12.19

Priyanka and Rahul can’t enter Meerut

Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra were on Tuesday not allowed to enter Meerut to meet families of those killed in police action on the protests against the amended citizenship la...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.12.19

‘Brutal’ night in Daryaganj

Sarfraz Alam shuddered as he recounted how policemen had attacked protesters “mercilessly” with batons near Delhi Gate on Friday evening.He believes a “conspiracy” by mischief-makers, who enga...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.03.19

Police immunity can hurt civil liberties

While there are a plethora of laws in the country for crimes committed by the citizens, when it comes to the culpability of the police, there are very limited ways in which the police can be held acco...
By Mustafa Haji in

India  /  Published 02.03.20

Doctor: Cops gaped at wound 4 times

Delhi police stopped an ambulance ferrying a man with a bullet injury to hospital four times and asked the accompanying doctor each time to remove the dressing and gaped at the wound, the doctor said ...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.01.20

CAA stir: Rahul, Priyanka demand probe into UP police brutality

A Congress delegation led by Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra met top officials of the National Human Rights Commission on Monday, demanding a probe into the alleged police atrocities against an...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.01.20

Music of protest rises in Kerala

When millions have hit the streets, can musicians sit quiet?At least two music bands from Kerala could not and have joined the ongoing protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 31.12.19

Legal eagles ensure help is at hand

On the evening of December 20, when news of a police crackdown at Daryaganj in Old Delhi spread, two young lawyers present at a protest at India Gate 5km away rushed there to help those taken in by po...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi


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