Human Rights Violations

Since 2014, when BJP came to power in India.

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Hate Crimes

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...

Detention of Anti-CAA Activists: Rights Defenders Reject India’s Reply to UN Experts

Shahzeen Nazar NEW DELHI – The United Nations Special Rapporteurs on Human Rights had raised with the government of India the continued detention of eleven human...

Emergency orders misused to harass Christians in Jammu and Kashmir

Increased security measures since the August 5 clampdown in Jammu and Kashmir are being used by radical Hindu nationalists to harass the state’s Christian community. The police are complicit in the harassment

Disabled pastor, wife severely injured after radical Hindu mob broke into their home during prayer

By Anugrah Kumar, Christian Post Contributor A disabled pastor and his wife who serve the Dalit people, formerly known as the “untouchables” in eastern India, were...

Arrest of a Dalit Labour Rights Activist, Family Alleges Police Brutality and Sexual Violence

BY MANYA SAINI Dalit labour rights activist, Nodeep Kaur, a leader of the Mazdoor Adhikar Sangathan (MAS) was arrested from a protest site near Singhu...

Eight-Year-Old Dalit Girl Raped By Septuagenarian In UP’s Banda

By Outlook Web Bureau An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by an elderly man in a village in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Wednesday. The accused,...

Institutionalising Hindutva


A brief history of the Kashmir conflict

The Kashmir dispute dates from 1947. The partition of the Indian sub-continent along religious lines led to the formation of India and Pakistan. However,...

India prioritizes tourism over COVID-19 concerns in Kashmir

BY ANADOLU AGENCY Indian authorities in the disputed Himalayan region Kashmir are eagerly awaiting the arrival of new tourists despite the resurgence of coronavirus infections...

Origins of the Kashmir Conflict – An Essay

The modern day interpretation of the Kashmir conflict is predominantly an ideological one—Muslims versus Hindus—however, it didn't begin as such. Through power and international...

India’s devastating ‘Operation All-Out’ in Kashmir

BY NASIR QADRI After the killing of Burhan Wani, a young commander and a socially popular figure in the Indian-occupied Jammu and Kashmir, the struggle...

India draws the line on Kashmir

On 2 November, the Government of India’s Press Information Bureau released two maps that show all of the former (but contested) princely state of...


‘This Is It. I’m Going To Die’: India’s Minorities Are Targeted...

By LAUREN FRAYER Last year, a long-distance truck driver, Mohammad Hashim, was hauling a load of refrigerators out of New Delhi when a dozen strangers...

Lynching Report

Reported Victims of Lynchings Since 2014


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Delhi Pogrom

A Year After the Delhi Violence, a Letter to Our Friends in Jail

By Tamanna Pankaj and Sabah A year after the pogrom in Delhi, there are two dimensions to the magnitude of loss. The first is more...

India Against Corruption was propped up RSS: Prashant Bhushan makes stunning...

Noted lawyer Prashant Bhushan has made a stunning revelation saying that the Indian Against Corruption movement led by Anna Hazare and Arvind Kejriwal was...

RSS sets up study centres for rural students, includes patriotism lessons

Shruti Tomar More than 1000 volunteers of RSS are reaching out to young minds through study centres-- Balgokulam—set up in more than 31 districts of...

14 Year Old Christian Boy Lynched In Odisha

A 14-year-old Christian boy ,Samaru Madkami, was murdered in cold blood by a group of religious fanatics in the east-Indian state of Odisha. On...


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