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The Adivasis fight back

The Adivasis fight back

15/06/2017

For decades, the exploitation of the mineral rich lands of our Adivasis has happened without their meaningful consent and without adequate compensation and rehabilitation.

Manipur: In the waiting room of justice

Manipur: In the waiting room of justice

17/05/2017

“They don’t trust families. They don’t trust local judges”, a Manipuri researcher who didn’t want to be named, told me.

Amnesty International Global Report ‘Death Sentences & Executions 2016’

Amnesty International Global Report ‘Death Sentences & Executions 2016’

11/04/2017

Our Annual Death Penalty report is out! Amnesty International recorded significantly higher numbers of death sentences imposed in India when compared to previous year.

Amnesty International India submission on The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016

Amnesty International India submission on The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016

5/04/2017

Amnesty International India welcomes the opportunity to make a submission on The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2016 to the Standing Committee on Social Justice and Empowerment.

Three decades of Impunity

Three decades of Impunity

22/03/2017

In November 2014, on the 30th anniversary of the 1984 Sikh massacre, Amnesty International India launched a public campaign demanding justice for the victims and survivors of an outrage that shook India’s conscience. Since then, the campaign has received the support of over six lakh people, mostly from Punjab and Delhi.