Police Firing
India  /  Published 19.05.21

Rights panel seeks UP jail firing report

The National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to submit an action-taken report on the May 14 killing of three prisoners at Chitrakoot jail. Anshul Dixit, an un...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

World  /  Published 18.04.21

Five killed in Bangla police firing

At least five people were killed and dozens injured in Bangladesh on Saturday after police opened fire on a crowd of workers protesting to demand unpaid wages and a pay rise at a Chinese-backed power ...
By Reuters in Dhaka

World  /  Published 15.04.21

Minneapolis: US cop faces charges

The white Minnesota police officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, after appearing to mistake her handgun for her Taser will be charged with second-degree manslaughter on Wedn...
By Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs in Minnesota

India  /  Published 19.09.20

Loss of loved ones and loss of their bodies

As Aqib Riyaz Sofi grieved for his mother after she died in alleged security force firing on Thursday, the 25-year-old had another worry to grapple with. Would the police return Kousar Jan’s bo...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

World  /  Published 04.11.19

5 protesters killed in Baghdad police firing

Iraqi security forces killed at least five people when they opened fire on protesters in Baghdad on Monday, a Reuters witness said, as thousands took part in the largest wave of anti-government protes...
By Reuters in Baghdad

India  /  Published 15.12.19

Citizenship Act: Violence, arson in Delhi

Violence erupted in southeast Delhi following a clash between police and Jamia Millia Islamia students who were protesting on Mathura Road against the amended Citizenship Act, on Sunday, December 15, ...
By The Telegraph and PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 15.12.19

Death toll rises to 4 in Guwahati: Official

Two more persons succumbed to gunshot wounds in Assam's Guwahati, taking the toll in police firing during violent protests against the citizenship law to four, officials said on Sunday.Gauhati Medical...
By PTI in Guwahati

India  /  Published 07.12.19

1 killed, 2 hurt in firing outside Jharkhand poll booth

One person was killed and two others injured on Saturday after security personnel opened fire on a group of men who police claimed tried to snatch their arms in Gumla's Sisai constituency, where polli...
By PTI in Ranchi


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