Human Rights Violations

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In Assam, Muslim farmers branded as ‘illegal Bangladeshis’ facing eviction

By Sukanya Roy,  Assam: Earlier this week, protests by local Muslim communities of Jamugurihat in Sonitpur district of Assam against forced eviction turned into...

Assam govt replaces Muslim lawyers with Hindus at 7 foreigners’ tribunals in Dhubri

Karishma Hasnat Representational image| File photo of people outside a NRC Seva Kendra in Guwahati | PTI Guwahati: For the last four years, 50-year-old Kamal Hussain Ahmed...

Christian tribal lynched to death in Jharkhand by cow vigilante mob

Cow slaughter and beef sale are banned in Jharkhand, which has emerged as a lynching hotbed, accounting for 17 of the 44 deaths the country witnessed at the hands of mobs between May 2015 and December 2018. Most of the lynchings in the state were related to suspected cow slaughter or beef possession

Orissa, Hindu fundamentalists destroy church under construction

By Nirmala Carvalho Mumbai (AsiaNews) - In Orissa, a crowd of Hindu extremists attacked a church under construction in an area that has long been...

3 Dalit boys stripped, thrashed & paraded over suspicion of stealing batteries in Bihar

Patna: Three boys from the Dalit community were allegedly subjected to torture and harassment by a group of persons in Gaya, Bihar. The three...

4 Dalits Killed in 4 Days in Tamil Nadu, Activists Say Upper Castes Using Lockdown as Opportunity for Assaults

TDN World Desk: Covid lockdown has manifolded the distress of the oppressed Dalits in Tamil Nadu. Since the first phase of lockdown, which began...

Institutionalising Hindutva

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Army converts Kashmir’s schools, colleges into bunkers

The government's claims of 'normalcy' in Kashmir take a hit when the state of the educational institutions in Valley is reviewed. Classrooms that...

Twitter is silencing pro-Kashmir accounts, UK-based political groups say

British Pakistani groups have accused social media giant Twitter of removing accounts that criticise India’s alleged human rights abuses in Kashmir. Fahim Kayani, the head...

‘Cause Indiscriminate and Excessive Injury’: HRW Wants Pellet Guns Banned in Kashmir

New Delhi: After severe injuries were caused to Shia mourners participating in a Muharram procession in Srinagar, international NGO Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday...

Take note of ‘acute HR violations’ in J-K, Untoo asks global rights bodies

International Forum For Justice Human Rights J-K on Tuesday said that New Delhi continues to impose harsh restrictions on the people in Jammu and...

Families of 7 Jailed Kashmiri Youth Demand Justice

By BASHARAT RASHID The families of seven Kashmiri youth imprisoned since October 2018 at the Kapurthala Central Jail in Jalandhar, Punjab staged a protest demonstration...


MP: Man arrested under NSA for selling ”beef”

On the basis of a police report issued on Sunday, the district administration sent the accused to jail under the National Security Act (NSA),...

Lynching Report

Reported Victims of Lynchings Since 2014


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Delhi Pogrom

Prashant Bhushan, Harsh Mander & other activists want inquiry into Delhi Police’s riots probe

Fatima Khan New Delhi: Senior advocate Prashant Bhushan and social activist Harsh Mander, along with several other activists, Wednesday demanded an independent commission be set up...


Image of mosque in crowded locality in MP viral as Mumbai

Archit Mehta Several users on Twitter and Facebook shared an aerial image of a crowded locality. The most prominent structure in the image is a mosque. As per the...

Muslim man Lynched to Death in Indian State of Haryana, 6...

By AISHWARYA S IYER Asif Khan, who hailed from Mewat’s Khalilpur Kheda village, was lynched by a mob of Gujjar men on the 16 May...


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