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Hathras gangrape victim's kin living in conditions akin to house arrest, says PUCL
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Hathras gangrape victim's kin living in conditions akin to house arrest, says PUCL

The civil rights body also demanded security for the family and their rehabilitation through the Nirbhaya Fund. It also said that the name of PFI has been dragged into the case to create a Hindu-Muslim chasm and divert attention

Vikas Dubey encounter hearing: SC 'appalled' that gangster got bail despite cases against him
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Vikas Dubey encounter hearing: SC 'appalled' that gangster got bail despite cases against him

The apex court also said it was 'appalled' that the gangster got bail despite so many cases against him.

From encounters, Yogi Adityanath govt moves to
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From encounters, Yogi Adityanath govt moves to "half-encounters" as UP cops shoot alleged criminals below the belt

Ever since Yogi Adityanath came to power in 2017, there have been over 1,100 encounters in Uttar Pradesh that have left 49 killed and 370 injured.

Both UPA and NDA built infrastructure, amended rules to legalise snooping: Timeline of events that led to 20 December MHA order
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Both UPA and NDA built infrastructure, amended rules to legalise snooping: Timeline of events that led to 20 December MHA order

A look at the events which led to the 20 December MHA order on computer surveillance shows both the UPA and NDA governments have been on the same page when it comes to internet surveillance.

Bhima Koregaon raids: Aruna Roy, Arundhati Roy, Prashant Bhushan condemn activists' arrest, issue statement
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Bhima Koregaon raids: Aruna Roy, Arundhati Roy, Prashant Bhushan condemn activists' arrest, issue statement

Intellectuals and activists such as Aruna Roy, Arundhati Roy, Prashant Bhushan, Bezwada Wilson came to together in New Delhi to protest against the Bhima Koregaon raids and the arrests of five activists under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Bhima Koregaon probe: Politicians, activists condemn raids and arrests, call it 'undeclared emergency'
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Bhima Koregaon probe: Politicians, activists condemn raids and arrests, call it 'undeclared emergency'

Pune police Tuesday raided homes of prominent Left-wing activists in several states and arrested at least five of them

Supreme Court issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government on alleged fake encounters in Uttar Pradesh
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Supreme Court issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government on alleged fake encounters in Uttar Pradesh

A bench issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on a petition filed by NGO People's Union for Civil Liberty on alleged fake encounters in the state.

Rajinder Sachar dies at 94: Former Delhi HC Chief Justice had chaired panel on condition of Muslims in India
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Rajinder Sachar dies at 94: Former Delhi HC Chief Justice had chaired panel on condition of Muslims in India

Former Delhi High Court Chief Justice Rajinder Sachar died on Friday at a private hospital, family members said.

No help in sight for Kerala's women and children stuck inside Islamic State territory even as India brands them 'terrorists'
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No help in sight for Kerala's women and children stuck inside Islamic State territory even as India brands them 'terrorists'

Police investigations have revealed that at least 30 percent of the 100 Keralites who joined the Islamic State territories are women and children

Civil rights body PUCL to move Rajasthan HC against state govt's ordinance shielding judges, ministers
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Civil rights body PUCL to move Rajasthan HC against state govt's ordinance shielding judges, ministers

PUCL condemned the Rajasthan government's ordinance protecting judges and bureaucrats from probe without its prior sanction and has demanded that it be repealed.

Gulbarg verdict 'stain' on PM: Former Delhi CJ Sachar
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Gulbarg verdict 'stain' on PM: Former Delhi CJ Sachar

Former Chief Justice of Delhi Sachar, reacted on the verdict of a special court on Gulbarg society massacre

Telagana govt draws flak after midnight raid on Osmania students
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Telagana govt draws flak after midnight raid on Osmania students

Osmania University, once the hotbed of Telangana agitation, turned into a battle zone again with the police launching a midnight swoop on the campus on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday.

Christians in Gujarat condemn gangrape of nun in West Bengal
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Christians in Gujarat condemn gangrape of nun in West Bengal

Members of the Christian community on Friday held a demonstration in Ahmedabad to condemn the alleged gangrape of a 71-year-old nun in West Bengal's Nadia district.

Don't parade the accused: HC promises ban on media exposure of suspects
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Don't parade the accused: HC promises ban on media exposure of suspects

division bench of the Hyderabad High Court comprising Chief Justice Kalyan Jyoti Sengupta and Justice PV Sanjay Kumar recently expressed their “extreme displeasure” over parading of accused in front of media and television channels.

Swami Agnivesh to Left wingers: Who the IB report on NGOs names
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Swami Agnivesh to Left wingers: Who the IB report on NGOs names

The IB Report that focused on foreign-funded NGOs that were focused on public protests against big projects, names many names from varied fields

PUCL leader sent to jail over 'objectionable' FB post against TN govt
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PUCL leader sent to jail over 'objectionable' FB post against TN govt

Jaya Vindhayal, state general secretary of People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), was remanded in 12-day judicial custody after she was produced by police before a Prakasham district magistrate at his residence last evening, police said today.

'Indian govt is not bothered about Sarabjit'
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'Indian govt is not bothered about Sarabjit'

Kavita Srivastava of the PUCL told CNN IBN that the Indian government has betrayed its prisoners who are languishing in Pakistani jails.