Rising sexual assaults against women: NHRC expresses concern, issues notice to Centre, states

The Commission has also issued notices to the DGPs of all states and UTs calling for their response within six weeks about the SOPs and the best practices adopted by them on the above matter.

published on : 2nd December 2019

India slams Pakistan at UNHRC over its 'malicious propaganda' on Ayodhya verdict

Indian diplomat Vimarsh Aryan said that the world does not need lessons on human rights of minorities from a country whose own citizens have never enjoyed true democracy.

published on : 29th November 2019

Human rights body orders magistrate to file report on discrimination against Dalit children

In 2018, 45 Dalit students of Government Higher Secondary School in Innamreddiapatty were forced to clean the school toilets.

published on : 24th November 2019

Report on relief for Dalit students sought

A series of protests made the Tamil Nadu government to intervene in the issue.

published on : 24th November 2019

Telangana govt served NHRC notice for police attack on Karimnagar MP Bandi Sanjay Kumar

The NHRC took up the case after the Karimnagar Parliamentarian lodged a complaint with Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla.

published on : 7th November 2019

NHRC to take action if Agali encounter is found to be fake

Jusitce Dattu told reporters here on Friday that the state government is expected to submit a report to the NHRC whenever deaths under such circumstances occur.

published on : 2nd November 2019

NHRC team continues its tour to “sensitive villages” of Palnadu region

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) members visited Atmakur village in Durgi mandal of Guntur district on Thursday.

published on : 1st November 2019

NHRC team continues its tour of ‘vulnerable’ Palnadu region

The NHRC received information from two ‘sparring’ groups and conducted an interactive session for them on the day. 

published on : 31st October 2019

National Human Rights Commission team tours ‘vulnerable’ villages in Guntur district

TDP leaders submit plaint to delegation that is on a four-day visit to the State

published on : 30th October 2019

NHRC slams Delhi police for death by negligence

Dharmender Rajput succumbed to injuries after hitting the police barricade due to negligence of police officials who placed the barricade in a wrong and negligent manner.

published on : 21st October 2019

Assam: Eight days on but family refuses to receive body of man declared ‘foreigner’

The family is demanding a certified copy from the government with a declaration that Paul was an Indian citizen and not an illegal immigrant.

published on : 20th October 2019

TDP moves NHRC against ‘harassment’ by YSRC leaders

“In the guise of investigation, the police are harassing and victimising innocents in criminal cases, ultimately creating an atmosphere of fear in the State.

published on : 16th October 2019

UK Opposition passes Kashmir resolution, calls for international intervention

The resolution was tabled on Tuesday by the Leyton and Wanstead and Nottingham East Constituency Labour Party wings and passed on Wednesday.

published on : 26th September 2019

It’s these 197 Dalits’ last fight for their 'panchami' lands

Of the 35 acres of panchami land that has been built upon for various purposes, hardly a square foot belongs to a Dalit presently.

published on : 16th September 2019

The dalit fight for land in this Tamil Nadu village continues for years

Of the 35 acres of what is said to be Panchami land, the villagers claim not a single cent belongs to a dalit, at present.

published on : 13th September 2019
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