Many activists wrote to the Chief Justice of India and other judges of the Supreme Court seeking an urgent listing of the intervention in the suo motu petition regarding migrants.
Running a foundation to serve differently-abled, Tiffany Brar is striving to keep their spirits high, reports Cynthia Chandran
A prison official told AFP on condition of anonymity that jails across the country will start freeing more than 23,000 people on Saturday.
15-year-old SFI activist stabbed to death in gang war in Kerala; CPM alleges political murder by BJP
According to the Vallikunnam police, the incident took place at 9.30 pm when Abhimanyu and his friends reached the Padayanivettam Devi temple to attend a festival.
Lai is already being held in custody on other charges related to his outspoken opposition to China’s crackdown on civil liberties in the former British colony.
Hundreds of BJP workers reached Dharmasala police station in a rally from Jaraka bazaar.
An LGBTQ activist and a transman were allegedly harassed by the Madurai police and dragged to different police stations in Chennai on Tuesday for protecting a lesbian couple.
Sanaa Seif, of Egypt's most well-known family of activists, was arrested in June last year, and was accused by prosecutors of broadcasting fake news and rumours.
Arul Doss, who backed Aam Admi party in the State in 2016, says he is supporting his friends from DMK and VCK.
She spoke to her family friend and advocate R Prasanna. “She told me that she wanted to put out a statement on social media.
Over recent years, dozens of Iranian women have been detained for protesting the mandatory wearing of the hijab.
The sedition charges, which carry a maximum penalty of up to seven years in prison, stem from an antigovernment rally in September, though details on the alleged offenses were not immediately clear.
Sima Samar, who says discrimination based on ethnicity and gender is still widespread, is a member of Afghanistan's minority Hazaras, who have faced discrimination for centuries.
Social activist seeks to withdraw sexual assault complaint against Karnataka BJP leader Ramesh Jarkiholi
Jarkiholi had resigned from the council of ministers after a complaint was filed and a sex-tape purportedly featuring him had gone viral on social media.