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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 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.
Sep 21, 2017
Rohingya are illegal immigrants, have not applied for asylum, says Rajnath SinghThe Rohingya are illegal immigrants and not refugees who had applied for asylum in India, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday.
Sep 19, 2017
Rights body concerned over 'unusually high' shootout deaths in Uttar Pradesh; seeks probe into killingsThe Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) on Tuesday expressed concerns at the "seeming regularity of encounter deaths" of alleged criminals in Uttar Pradesh.
Sep 19, 2017
Illegal Rohingyas are security threat, immigration a 'sinister' design of Pakistan's ISI, govt tells SCTerming the Rohingya refugees as "illegal" immigrants, the government told the SC that some of them were part of a "sinister" design of Pakistan's ISI