India: Devastating Supreme Court ruling could render over a million indigenous people homeless
This ruling is a body blow to Adivasi rights in India. It would be unconscionable for Adivasi people to be evicted from their homes and lands merely because their claims were rejected in a process that is known to be severely flawed.
Tamil Nadu Activist Who Accused Police Of Human Rights Violations Goes Missing
Authorities in Tamil Nadu must take all measures necessary to investigate the fate and whereabouts of environmental activist S Mugilan, who has been missing since 15 February
Our Safety, Our Rights
Our campaign "Our Safety, Our Rights" primarily aims to create awareness among children to understand and identify the various forms of abuse, especially sexual abuse.
Manipur: Victims and Witnesses Face Delays, Reprisals in Quest for Justice
Families of victims of alleged extra-judicial executions by security force personnel in Manipur, India are facing reprehensible delays and reprisals as they wait for justice, Amnesty India said today.
Reclaiming The Republic
"Reclaiming the Republic" are a group of concerned citizens who place before the country specific ideas and measures for recovery, reconstruction and reorientation.
URGENT: Administrative Detention for Facebook Posts
Kishorchandra Wangkhem, a journalist based in Manipur, India, was arrested in August, and again in November 2018, because of Facebook posts where he criticized the government.
India, 2018: The Year In Human Rights
As we approach the end of the year, here’s a recap of some of the human rights developments in India, in the year 2018.
Worrying Pattern Of Excessive Force Used Against Civilians In Kashmir
In May 2018, five civilians were killed and many injured in protests after security forces killed five militants in Shopian district of south Kashmir.
Statement of Aakar Patel, Head of Amnesty India
The actions taken against Amnesty India by the Enforcement Directorate in October this year have forced us into a situation where we are no longer able to pay the salaries of all our staff members.
Human Rights Will Win, Asserts Civil Society
2018 will be remembered as a year when India witnessed a massive crackdown on civil society organisations and human rights defenders. It may seem that the odds are against us at this moment, but human rights have always won and will this time also.
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