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Voices of Amnesty

Voices Of Amnesty - Jafferkhanpet,Chennai

Where: Corporation Community Centre. Vadivel Naikhan Street, Near Kasi Theatre, Chennai
When: Sunday 14 September, 11:00 am

Voices Of Amnesty - Villivakkam,Chennai

Where: SIDCO nagar, Corporation community centre, SIDCO Nagar Main road, Near sub registrar office. Villivakkam
When: Sunday 14 September, 4:00 pm

Voices Of Amnesty - Teynampet,Chennai

Where: K B Dhasan Corporation community hall, K Barathidasan Road (K B Dhasan Road ), Near SIET college
When: Saturday 04 October, 5:00 pm

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News

Sri Lanka: Activists petition parliament on Day of the Disappeared

27 October 2014
As Sri Lanka marks its national Day for the Disappeared on 27 October 2014, activists petitioned parliamentarians to bring justice for the tens of thousands of disappeared in the country.

Hong Kong: Police officers must face justice for attack on protester

16 October 2014
Hong Kong police officers involved in the beating and kicking of a detained pro-democracy protester on Wednesday must face justice

Muzzling dissent: Saudi Arabia’s efforts to choke civil society

13 October 2014
Peaceful human rights activists have been routinely harassed, rounded up like criminals and often ill-treated in detention by Saudi Arabian authorities

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Blogs

7 Instances Of Everyday Bullying We May Have All Ignored

17 October 2014
Have you ignored these 7 signs considering it as innocence, growing up or a part of our culture?

30 years after the Bhopal Disaster, people ask #WhereArtDOW

30 September 2014
It has been nearly 30 years since a toxic gas leak from a Union Carbide factory in Bhopal caused catastrophic damage.

MDGs failed to include human rights - will we make that mistake again?

27 September 2014
Reflecting on this week’s UNGA, Amnesty’s head says states cannot continue to shirk commitments they made 60 years ago

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Successes

Juveniles detained under the draconian PSA released

Urgent Action appeals were issued calling for the release of juveniles who had been detained under the Public Safety Act.

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