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Dec 15, 2017
Teacher couple sacked on wedding day in Jammu and Kashmir: SHRC asks school principal to report on MondayJammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) on Friday took cognisance of a news report about a teacher couple's sacking by a private school
Nov 28, 2017
NHRC issues notice to Maharashtra government, defence secretary in Latur minor's rape caseThe National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to the Maharashtra government and the defence secretary over reports of alleged sexual assault on a school girl.
Nov 17, 2017
Mass graves containing 5,000 bodies found on Java island of Indonesia, victims likely from anti-communist purgesAn Indonesian organisation investigating the 1965-1966 anti-communist purges, said on Friday that it has found 16 new mass graves on Java island
Nov 15, 2017
NHRC notice to Assam govt after reports of harassment during foreigner detection exerciseThe National Human Rights Commission has issued a notice to the Assam government over alleged harassment of people by the police in the name of "verification of their nationality" in the state.
Nov 14, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir SHRC to hear appeal against state's refusal to compensate 'human shield' Farooq Ahmad DarThe Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) will next month hear an appeal against state government's refusal to act on the commission order awarding Rs 10-lakh compensation to Farooq Ahmad Dar, who was used as a "human shield" by an army officer earlier this year.
Nov 10, 2017
J&K govt may open up 1,000 graves across Valley; families hope mystery of missing youth can finally be put to restIn Kashmir, there are at least 1,000 youth who are reportedly missing since the last 28 years, ever since militancy started in 1989, many of whom were even taken away despite having no links with the militancy
Nov 09, 2017
NHRC sends notices to Centre, Delhi, Punjab and Haryana govts as toxic haze continues to engulf northern statesNHRC sent notices to the Centre and the governments of Delhi, Punjab, and Haryana in view of "life-threatening" pollution levels in the Delhi-NCR region.
Oct 13, 2017
Yavatmal cotton farmer deaths Part 1: Blame games galore as toxic pesticides continue to claim livesIt is mostly landless labourers who put their lives at risk to earn anywhere between Rs 250 to Rs 500 a day.
Oct 03, 2017
SC to hear plea challenging deportation of Rohingya Muslims on 13 OctoberThe Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to hear on 13 October the petition filed by Rohingya Muslims challenging the government's stand to deport them back to Myanmar.
Sep 27, 2017
Deporting Rohingya could have huge implications on India and tarnish global image, says lawyer Colin GonsalvesRohingya have asked for protection and the right to not be returned to the place where they are being persecuted under Article 21, says lawyer Colin Gonsalves.