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May 02, 2018
Supreme Court issues notice to Centre over delay in filling vacancies in state human rights commissionsThe Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to the Centre and several states on a plea against the delay in filling up the vacancies in the state Human Rights Commission
Apr 11, 2018
Kerala custodial death: Mistaken identity behind Sreejith's suspected killing; Human Rights Commission calls act 'inhumane'Sreejith's case shows that Kerala police seem to be under the grips of a malignant trend –to willfully resort to physical abuse with brute force on citizens
Feb 02, 2018
In 'ideal chief minister' Naveen Patnaik's Odisha, no justice for 14-year-old victim of gangrapeNaveen Patnaik cannot flaunt his award of 'Best Administrator' or 'Ideal CM' unless he acts swiftly and gives justice to the 14-year-old rape victim.
Feb 01, 2018
Farooq Ahmad Dar case: Jammu and Kashmir govt says SHRC has no jurisdiction to probe Army's conductClaiming that the SHRC has no jurisdiction to probe the Army's conduct, the Jammu and Kashmir government said compensation to a youth tied to a moving Army vehicle will mean condemning the Army officer without a hearing.
Jan 15, 2018
Custodial killings in Kerala: After over 760 days of protest, Sreejith still seeks justice for brother's deathSreejith's brother's case highlights the rising number of policemen involved in criminal cases in Kerala, which has seen an uptick with each passing year.
Jan 04, 2018
Kamala Mills fire: Maharashtra human rights panel writes to BMC chief Ajoy Mehta, seeks report from civic body by 29 JanuaryA week after a devastating blaze in a city pub killed 14 people, the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) on Thursday sought a detailed report on the incident from BMC
Dec 16, 2017
Sacked Kashmir teacher couple refuse to resume duties after school reinstates them, claim management has not changedA teacher couple, sacked by a private school in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on their wedding day allegedly for being in a romantic relationship before their wedlock, were on Saturday reinstated after the district administration stepped in.
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 07, 2017
Kashmir human shield row: State govt's refusal to compensate Farooq Ahmed Dar latest twist to long-running sagaThe Mehbooba Mufti government has declined to compensate Farooq Ahmed Dar, the "human shield" tied to an Indian Army jeep in April.