“A significant amount of foreign money was also remitted to Amnesty (India) without the MHA’s approval under FCRA. This mala fide rerouting of money was in contravention of extant legal provisions,” the MHA said.
September 29, 2020
Geneva, June 4 : The grievances at the heart of the nationwide protests in the US need to…
June 4, 2020
The subcommittee also questioned India’s use of UAPA to silence activists such as Safoora Zargar, Khalid Saifi, Meeran Haider and Sharjeel Imam, among others.
May 30, 2020
"We condemn this witch-hunt of students and activists because they exercised their constitutional right to protest against CAA/NRC/NPR," the statement read.
April 20, 2020
"Without the ability to sustain themselves in urban centres and in light of the almost complete shutdown of public transportation, hundreds of thousands of migrant men, women and children were forced to walk hundreds of kilometres trying to reach their villages and home states. Some have died making the journey."
April 3, 2020
The UN chief added that gender equality and women's rights, as well as the empowerment of civil society, were all areas without which human rights could not be guaranteed.
February 24, 2020
Priyanka Gandhi had moved the NHRC on January 27 accompanied by Rahul Gandhi that police allegedly used brutal force to crush the anti-CAA stir, that has claimed over 22 lives.
February 10, 2020
A party insider said that the party wants that an inquiry should be initiated against police officials as their behaviour was against the law and ethos of policing.
January 27, 2020
Washington, Nov 15: India has successfully defeated insurgencies in Punjab and Northeast and now it is time to…
November 15, 2019
United Nations, Nov 1 : Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is concerned about the situation in Kashmir and is clear…
November 1, 2019
"Even more so, as it belittles constitutional provisions, statutory procedures and established practices in an established functioning democracy.
July 8, 2019
Last year, the Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights released its first-ever report on Kashmir, documenting the wrongdoing by India and Pakistan and urging action to reduce long standing tensions.
July 8, 2019
Washington, June 26 The Hindu American Foundation (HAF) has honoured three activists for espousing the rights of Kashmiri…
June 26, 2019
New Delhi, March 3: The Congress on Sunday slammed the Narendra Modi government over the Organisation of Islamic…
March 3, 2019
New Delhi, Jan 3: In a heart-wrenching incident, thousands of people with psychological disorders chained up at a…
January 3, 2019
The corporate responsibility to respect human rights cannot be ignored even despite the slow pace or inaction of governments to deliver on this duty.
November 26, 2018
Geneva, Sep 7: Michelle Bachelet, the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, on Friday applauded the Indian Supreme…
September 7, 2018
New Delhi, June 26: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat today strongly denounced the recent United Nations…
June 27, 2018
Panaji, June 5: With the 2019 general approaching, Archbishop of Goa and Daman Father Filipe Neri Ferrao has issued…
June 5, 2018
Beijing, April 24: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said that terrorism is an enemy of the…
April 24, 2018
United Nations, Nov 18: The UN General Assembly has unanimously passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution reaffirming that the universal realisation…
November 18, 2017
What happens next for the nearly 800,000 'Dreamers' after Trump administration's decision to 'wind down' DACA?
September 6, 2017
New Delhi, July 22: To highlight the violation of human rights in Darjeeling, bands like Parikrama and Bipul…
July 22, 2017
New Delhi, Dec 14 : The Supreme Court on Monday said that the law enforcement machinery has to be…
December 14, 2016
The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on Friday expressed “deep concern” over increasing attacks…
September 23, 2016
Pakistan should conduct a prompt and impartial probe into the killing of human rights activist Khurram Zaki and…
May 10, 2016
Over 20 injured people have been trapped in a basement for over a week in the Cizre district…
February 1, 2016
The hacking collective Anonymous has declared war on the Thai police, taking down multiple websites in protest against…
January 6, 2016
Tension prevailed at Osmania University on Thursday as police sealed the campus to prevent beef festival planned by…
December 10, 2015