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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.
Sep 28, 2017
BHU row rages on: HRD ministry pushes V-C to go on leave as NHRC and NCW pile on pressureBHU continued to stay in the eye of the storm as the government sought a change in the university leadership to tide over recent incidents.
Sep 27, 2017
BHU protests: NHRC issues notice to V-C Tripathi, Uttar Pradesh govt over police action against studentsThe NHRC has issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government and the BHU vice-chancellor over alleged inaction on "complaints of eve-teasing" on the campus, and the police action against the students, who were protesting over the issue.
Sep 22, 2017
Leave governance to those elected by people: Ravi Shankar Prasad to judgesWhile Judiciary can set aside a law which it considers unconstitutional, it must leave governance to those elected by the voters, Ravi Shankar Prasad said.
Sep 21, 2017
Rohingya crisis: NHRC to take up issue, refuses to comment on govt's 'illegal immigrants' stanceThe National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Thursday said it has taken up the issue of the Rohingya on humanitarian grounds but refused to comment on the government's assertion that the "illegal immigrants" would be deported
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 20, 2017
Bangladesh NHRC says allowing more Rohingya to come could lead to humanitarian catastropheBangladesh NHRC says the Rohingya situation in the country is alarming and further influx of refugees may lead to a "humanitarian catastrophe".
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 08, 2017
India divided over Rohingya crisis but deportation could violate both international and domestic lawAs the plight of the Rohingya people goes from bad to worse, opinions in India are divided over how it should treat the refugees.
Sep 05, 2017
Supreme Court seeks government's stance on deporting Rohingya Muslim refugeesThe Supreme Court sought to know the stand of the government on a petition challenging its decision to deport illegal Rohingya Muslim immigrants back to Myanmar.