Rights Activists
India  /  Published 12.05.22

Arrests for FCRA bribe

The CBI has arrested 14 people, including six public servants, and recovered Rs 3.21 crore during searches at 40 locations across the country for allegedly taking bribes to facilitate foreign donation...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.03.22

New bill for prisoners' biological samples

Further, “it is considered necessary to expand the ‘ambit of persons’ whose measurements can be taken” to help the investigating agencies “establish the crime of the accu...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 28.03.22

Could SilverLine be Kerala’s Singur moment?

Similarities between Kerala and Bengal are legion. Politics, cinema, literature, football or even the love for fish — Malayalis and Bengalis are comrades in most.  The latest in this list i...
By M.G. Radhakrishnan

India  /  Published 09.03.22

Toy gun, a hostage & elusive justice

Now the issue is set to return to the public discourse with a Malayalam feature film, Pada, that closely examines the Palakkad incident and its aftermath, set for release on March 10. Journalist turn...
By K.A. Shaji in Thiruvananthapuram

India  /  Published 28.01.22

Warning on violence on minorities

A group of writers, academics, lawyers, scientists and rights activists has expressed concern at the “deteriorating governance and the frequent violence against religious minorities” in Ka...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 23.11.21

NIA detains rights activist in Srinagar

Prominent rights activist Khurram Parvez was detained for questioning by the National Investigation Agency on Monday after raids at his home and office in Srinagar. The NIA did not confirm the detent...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 25.09.21

Kamla Bhasin passes away

The chant of 'Azaadi' which echoed across protest sites in the country is said to have been popularised by Bhasin as a feminist slogan against patriarchy. Netizens took to Twitter to condole ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.02.21

Call to free Disha and drop charges

By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

Calcutta  /  Published 20.01.21

Injured civet cat takes shelter, rescued

An injured civet cat took refuge in the compound of a house in Chandernagore late on Monday after it was chased by dogs. Swapan Pal and his family members came out of their house near the Nadua templ...
By Snehal Sengupta in Chandernagore


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