Karnataka: Police Assault A Maulana, Threaten Him With A Gun For...

By Rushda Fathima Khan Chikkamagalur police assaulted a Maulana and threatened him with a gun for a defective number plate, IANS reported. Following the incident,...

The Police Did Not Bungle in Assam, They Committed a Horrific...

By N.C. Asthana The horrific video of the police firing in Dholpur, Sipajhar, Assam has left the nation stunned in disbelief. The absolutely wanton manner...

How a forceful eviction in India’s Assam state turned bloodied

By MAKEPEACE SITLHOU ASSAM -- On September 24, dawn broke to an eerie silence in the riverine char villages of Dhalpur 1 and 3 deep inside...

Julio Ribeiro: An old police chief’s lament for the sorry state...

By Julio Ribeiro It is not pleasant for a former police commissioner of Mumbai to open the newspapers these days and read about the corruption...

Assam eviction violence: Videos purportedly show district administration’s photographer assaulting body

Horrifying visuals circulated on social media after two people were allegedly killed and nine policemen injured in violence during an eviction drive in Sipajhar circle in...

Under Adityanath, some crimes enjoy the protection of the Uttar Pradesh...

Tara Chand, born into a Dalit family, became Mohammad Tahir in jail where he spent four years for allegedly murdering his wife’s lover. There...

Gujarat police reportedly kills a Muslim in custody; he was carrying...

By Samiullah Khan Gandhinagar: I had been receiving phone calls from the relatives and friends of Qasam Abdullah Hayat, who was allegedly killed in police custody...

Gujarat Police Kills Yet Another Muslim in Custody

By Samiullah Khan I had been receiving phone calls from the relatives and friends of Qasam Abdullah Hayat, mercilessly killed in police custody in Godhra,...

Speak Out, Get Raided: A Handbook for Living in ‘New India’

By Sidharth Bhatia Harsh Mander is an activist for peace and communal harmony. The government, however, sees him as an annoying and possibly dangerous busybody...

Accused of trying to ‘block’ Modi’s convoy, BHU students ‘tortured’ by...

By Akanksha Kumar Two students of Banaras Hindu University were allegedly arrested and “tortured” by the police on the grounds of attempting to “block” the...

Indian Army Band Plays ‘Om Jai Jagadish Hare’, Veterans Shocked by...

New Delhi: A video which has surfaced online showing army men clad in their uniforms clapping and performing aarti while an army band playing Hindu...

Indian authorities are using tax evasion charges to silence critics, says...

The Human Rights Watch on Friday accused the Indian authorities of using politically motivated allegations of tax evasion and financial irregularities to “silence human rights activists,...

Gujarat: Man Held for Transporting Beef Dies by ‘Suicide’ in Police...

New Delhi: A man died, allegedly by suicide, hours after he was arrested on charges of transporting beef in Gujarat’s Panchmahal district, Indian Express has reported. Thirty-two-year-old Qasim...