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.
Assam Detention Centres
As on 25 September 2018, 1,037 persons declared foreigners were being detained in detention centres in Assam. Many do not know what crimes have led to their incarceration.
Urgent: Human Rights Under Threat In India
Activists are being harassed, independent media houses have been raided, and organisations like Amnesty India and Greenpeace India are being targeted by Indian authorities for the work they are doing.
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Harassed For Standing Up To Big Business
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Justice in Thoothukudi – The Wait Continues.
On 22 May - the 100th day of the anti-Sterlite protest in Thoothukudi – police used excessive force on thousands of largely peaceful protestors. Many lives were lost and hundreds were injured.
Creating safe spaces for women in Mumbai, one station at a time
Since 2016, Amnesty International India has interacted with over 75,000 commuters across ten Mumbai railways stations to promote women's safety and rights.
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Submission toward the Consultation Paper on Sedition (2018) of the Law Commission of India, Government of India
With reference to the Law Commission of India’s solicitation of suggestions from society on its Consultation Paper on “Sedition”, 30 August 2018, Amnesty International India makes the following submission toward Section 8.4(i-x) therein.
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