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Aug 06, 2017
Kashmiri security forces prying cellphones for militants lead raise privacy concern among civiliansArray
Jul 27, 2017
Kerala Police under scanner after Dalit boy's autopsy report suggests suicide was abetted by custodial tortureThe Kerala Police find itself in a tight spot but what makes it more precarious is that majority of the victims are young Dalits.
Jul 12, 2017
Terror attack on Amarnath Yatra pilgrims: High time supporters of Kashmiri radicals in India are taken to taskThe inclination towards Islamisation that gathered momentum in the 1990s always saw active participation from the separatists who in turn had the backing from Pakistan and even Indians who were favourable of this trend.
Jul 07, 2017
Centre, NSCN-IM inching closer to solution of Naga insurgency problem: interlocutor RN RaviThe Centre's interlocutor for Naga peace talks RN Ravi said the government and the NSCN-IM are inching closer to a solution to the Naga insurgency problem
Apr 04, 2017
RTI Act: Govt proposes stopping proceedings if applicant dies; proposal comes under severe criticismThe NDA government has proposed a new set of rules for processing Right to Information (RTI) applications, complaints and appeals and has sought suggestions from the public by April 15.
Jan 16, 2017
SC order to audit 30 lakh NGOs is another way for State to target and delegitimise their purposeThe Supreme Court, on 11 January, passed an order directing the government to audit about 30 lakh non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and voluntary organisations that receive public funds, but have invariably failed to explain their spending.
Jan 02, 2017
Kashmir unrest: What was the real death toll in the state in 2016?How many people actually died in Jammu and Kashmir in 2016?
Dec 12, 2016
FCRA: Are political parties unique organisations, and thus above the law?The past year-and-a-half or so has seen several instances of very prompt action having been taken against some civil society organisations (CSOs) based on suspicions and allegations of violations of the FCRA
Dec 09, 2016
Kailash Satyarthi writes for Firstpost: From India a strong voice for children will riseBe it the mines, fields, brick kilns, or carpet looms, the condition of children working in them is inhuman and a concerted global effort is needed to protect their childhood, writes Nobel Laureate Kailash Satyarthi in Firstpost.
Sep 08, 2016
Kashmir Dispute: In 5-page letter, Valley civil society writes to President Pranab Mukherjee to initiate 'direct dialogue'A civil society group in Jammu and Kashmir has written to President Pranab Mukherjee, seeking a "direct dialogue" with all stakeholders, including separatists, besides advocating repeal of laws like Armed Forces (Special Powers) Acts (Afspa) and ban on use of pellet guns as confidence building measures for starting talks.