Police Brutality
India  /  Published 27.12.19

Out in force: Police and citizens

By PTI and AP in

India  /  Published 26.12.19

‘Only 2 places, Pakistan or Kabristan’

No septuagenarian wails before a stranger without reason.Haji Hamid Hasan, a 72-year-old timber trader in Muzaffarnagar town in western Uttar Pradesh, said nearly 30 policemen, some in plainclothes, b...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in Muzaffarnagar

India  /  Published 24.12.19

UP police contradict chief, admit firing

A senior police officer in this Uttar Pradesh district said on Tuesday a youth was killed when the force fired in self-defence last week, contradicting an earlier claim by the state’s police chief t...
By PTI in Bijnore(UttarPradesh)

India  /  Published 22.12.19

Not a word by Modi on families

Furqan Karim was hoping against hope that Prime Minister Narendra Modi would condemn the police brutality on the anti-citizenship amendment protesters in Delhi and BJP-ruled Uttar Pradesh, where at le...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 22.12.19

‘Police firing’ victims remembered

Sam loved music and playing the tabla. But his musical instruments fell silent on December 12 when he succumbed to his injuries received in alleged police firing at Hatigaon while returning from a pro...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati


India  /  Published 22.12.19

Anti-CAA stir: Meerut death toll rises to 5

The death toll in the violence that occurred during protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut two days ago rose to five, a senior police official said on Sunday, Decembe...
By PTI in Meerut

India  /  Published 18.04.20

‘Beaten’ for stepping out, UP teen dies

A teenaged boy, Mohammad Rizwan, whom policemen allegedly beat up while he was trying to buy food, died on Saturday, becoming the first fatality from purported police high-handedness in enforcing the ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 16.12.19

SC to hear pleas on police atrocities on students

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear on Tuesday pleas which have alleged police atrocities on students holding protests against the amended Citizenship Act at the Aligarh Muslim University and the Jam...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 25.12.18

The gift of giving

Sir — Every Christmas Day, children in numerous households across the world wake up in excitement to open the gifts that Santa Claus has brought for them. Given the joy that they take in the idea of...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 19.01.20

‘Extraordinary horrors inflicted on Muslims of UP’

Over the past month, there have been protests across India on the CAA/NPR/NRIC process. Universities have been on the frontline, suffering attacks by storm troopers and even more so by, shamefully, un...
By Deb Mukharji in


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