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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

China: Subversion charge for supporter of Hong Kong protest ‘extremely alarming development’

18 November 2014
Following reports of the charge of ‘inciting subversion’, the Chinese authorities appear to have intensified the crackdown against mainland activists for peacefully supporting the Hong Kong protests.

Victory for Bhopal gas leak survivors as government increases compensation claim

15 November 2014
The government promised to revise the numbers of deaths and injuries for which it was seeking compensation in order to end a nil-by-mouth hunger strike by five women, who began their action on 10 November.

Convictions by Indian Army in Machil fake encounter case, a welcome measure

13 November 2014
The military court verdict in the Machil case should be followed by justice for the many other cases of human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir

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Blogs

If you thought human rights is a subject separate from regular studies, prepare to be schooled!

14 November 2014
On Children's Day, let's grow up to the fact that education is about knowing your rights!

Palestinian homes as targets

11 November 2014
Nearly three months have passed since the latest conflict came to an end, but the piles of rubble and empty shells of family homes in Gaza serve as painful reminders.

Pakistan’s Blasphemy Laws, Not Just a Mob, Killed Christian Couple

11 November 2014
This week, Pakistan saw yet another horrific attack in the name of blasphemy

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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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