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17 April 2017
18:30 PM

Armed groups’ targeting of civilians in Kashmir is human rights abuse

Reports from Jammu and Kashmir of civilians being targeted by suspected members of armed groups are condemnable, said Amnesty International India today.

15 April 2017
14:39 PM

Torture and excessive force in Kashmir caught on video

Two recent videos from Jammu and Kashmir appearing to show the use of torture and excessive force by security forces must lead to the prosecution in civilian courts of those suspected to be responsible, Amnesty International India said today.

11 April 2017
10:21 AM

World’s biggest executioner China must come clean about ‘grotesque’ level of capital punishment

China's horrifying use of the death penalty remains one of the country’s deadly secrets, as the authorities continue to execute thousands of people each year, Amnesty International said in its 2016 global review of the death penalty published today.

09 April 2017
18:25 PM

দ্বিপাক্ষিক সম্পর্কের উন্নতির পাশাপাশি ভারত ও বাংলাদেশের কর্তব্য মানবাধিকার সুরক্ষা

বাংলাদেশের প্রধানমন্ত্রী শেখ হাসিনা চার দিনের ভারত সফরে এসেছেন। শনিবার নতুন দিল্লিতে ভারতের প্রধানমন্ত্রী নরেন্দ্র মোদী ও শেখ হাসিনা এক বৈঠকে মিলিত হন।

07 April 2017
18:37 PM

Bangladesh and India must improve human rights situation alongside bilateral relations

As Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina begin a summit meeting in New Delhi to bolster bilateral relations, the leaders should also look to address the human rights challenges in both countries, Amnesty International India said today.

05 April 2017
18:31 PM

India must not forcibly return Rohingyas to Myanmar

Any measures taken by Indian authorities to forcibly return Rohingya refugees and asylum-seekers to Myanmar, where they are at risk of serious human rights violations, would be a flagrant violation of international law, Amnesty International India said today.

04 April 2017
16:57 PM

Sri Lanka: Victims of disappearance cannot wait any longer for justice

Sri Lanka will not break with its violent past until it reckons with the cruel history of enforced disappearance and delivers justice to as many as 100,000 families who have spent years waiting for it, Amnesty International said today in a new report, revealing the enduring scars of a conflict that has been forgotten by the world.

29 March 2017
19:14 PM

RACIST HATE CRIMES AGAINST BLACK AFRICAN STUDENTS MUST END

Uttar Pradesh authorities must bring to justice those responsible for recent racist attacks against black African students and ensure the students’ safety, said Amnesty International India today.

29 March 2017
09:46 AM

मध्यप्रदेश पुलिस द्वारा कथित रूप से आदिवासी महिलाओं के साथ किये गए सामूहिक बलात्कार के मामले में...

"मध्य प्रदेश सरकार को यह सुनिश्चित करना होगा कि पुलिसकर्मियों द्वारा जनवरी में धार (मध्य प्रदेश) में चार आदिवासी महिलाओं के साथ कथित रूप से किये गए सामूहिक बलात्कार और यौन उत्पीड़न के मामले में एक स्वतंत्र और निष्पक्ष जांच हो"

28 March 2017
18:46 PM

Independent investigation needed into alleged gang-rapes of Adivasi women by Madhya Pradesh police

The Madhya Pradesh government must ensure an independent and impartial investigation into the alleged gang-rape and sexual assault of four Adivasi women by police personnel in Dhar, Madhya Pradesh, in January, said Amnesty International India today. Allegations of looting by police must also be investigated.