Human Rights Violations

Since 2014, when BJP came to power in India.

Hate Crimes


Framed and hanged: How the Indian state persecutes dissent

Apoorvanand Over the past few months, I have increasingly felt as if I am becoming a character in a Kafkaesque drama. It all started in...

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...

Church leaders in India demand answers after death of Christian in police custody

By Nirmala Carvalho MUMBAI, India – Catholic leaders in India are demanding answers after the death of a Dalit Catholic woman in custody after she...

Christian Converts Forced from their Village by Hindu Radicals

(International Christian Concern) – Pastor Madhu Hatapaika and his family had a long history of playing the tribal flute in Malibhimdal, India, for the villages...

Dalit girl, 15, raped inside furniture shop in Moradabad

By Kanwardeep Singh  Bareilly: A 15-year-old Dalit girl, a student of Class VIII, was allegedly raped by a youth in a village under the jurisdiction...

Dalit woman sexually assaulted in Rautahat

By Prabhat Jha A 30-year-old woman who belonged to the Dalit community was sexually assaulted in Dewahi Gonahi Municipality in Rautahat district. The victim alleged that...

Institutionalising Hindutva


Conflict-Fatigue & Collective Denial: The Conundrum Of Violence Against Women

By  Sana Shah ‘A mother succumbs to injuries, ‘dies’ at ‘the hospital’? “A mother of two children, who was allegedly set ablaze by her in-laws in...

Kashmir is under the heel of India’s colonialism

Kashmiris are claimed in the name of democracy and further colonized in the name of development

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...

Kashmiri man walks free after 12 years of wrongful imprisonment in India

BY AZAAN JAVAID For Bashir Ahmed Baba, Srinagar, the place of his birth, has completely changed since he last saw it on February 20, 2010. During his...

‘If Kashmir is ‘Normal’, Why are Our Sons Still in Jails of Other States?’

By Kamran Yousuf Srinagar: Two years after the special status of Jammu and Kashmir was revoked, several families await the release of their sons who...


Lynching Report

Reported Victims of Lynchings Since 2014


hate speech

HW Social Media


Delhi Pogrom

Delhi riots: Court frames charges against 5 men for shooting Muslim man dead, burning his body

By Anand Mohan J  A Delhi court Thursday framed charges of murder against five men accused of killing a Muslim man and burning his body...


Modi is now the principal emblem of Hindu nationalistic fraternity

By Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay The recent statement by the newly-elevated Sarkaryavah (general secretary) of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Dattatreya Hosabale, underscores the cessation of the ideological...

Jantar Mantar slogans: Hindu Army head arrested from Lucknow

By Jignasa Sinha Delhi Police has arrested Sushil Tiwari, head of an outfit called the Hindu Army, in connection with the August 8 event at...

MP Witnesses Wave of Communal Clashes as VHP, BJYM Organise Rallies...

Bhopal: Located about 150 km apart, two mosques and the adjoining homes of Muslim families were vandalised on Tuesday (December 29) afternoon as rallies of right...





Weaponizing Citizenship