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India saw 19.8 per cent dip in awarding death sentences in 2017

An Amnesty report stated that 109 cases of execution were reported in the country in 2017 as compared to 136 such cases in 2016. India saw a dip in imposition of capital punishment last year with......

Modi has become a father figure

Modi wants a 'change in the Indian citizen's character.''An internal transformation.''This is reformation of the sort that is usually done by spiritual and religious leaders.''It is not in the......

Sushma Swaraj's Twitter durbar

'Why do visas require the intervention of India's Union ministers?''Does any civilised nation assure visas like this over Twitter?' asks Aakar Patel.   When the Mughals conquered India, one......

'Amnesty will continue to highlight human rights abuses in India'

'We have spoken on several occasions about the very serious human rights abuses faced by members of the Kashmiri Pandit community.' Aakar Patel, Executive Director, Amnesty International India, who......

Karnataka HM makes U-turn, denies giving clean-chit to Amnesty

Under attack over the Amnesty International row, Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara on Monday said he had not given a clean chit to the rights advocacy group, which has been booked for sedition......

India's coal mining ambition hurting indigenous group: Amnesty

Coal accounts for more than 60 per cent of India's electricity capacity, and the government plans to nearly double annual coal output by 2020, opening a new mine nearly every month India's drive......

India braces for international tax jurisprudence

Softer a State, greater would be the unholy nexus between the law makers, the law keepers, and the law breakers - observed the Supreme Court in a strongly worded order laced with anxiety.Passing an......

India sending clear message to taxpayers: OECD

The key to addressing the issue of tax evasion and black money is better cooperation internally as well as globally, says Jeffrey Owens, Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration,......

India sending clear message to taxpayers: OECD

The key to addressing the issue of tax evasion and black money is better cooperation internally as well as globally, says Jeffrey Owens, Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration,......

Hind Lever accused of using child labour

Leading international non-governmental organisations such as Amnesty International, India Committee of the Netherlands, the FNV trade union and Novib have brought to Unilever's attention that the......

Gayle and Co set to return soon for West Indies

Temporary amnesty paves way for return of top West Indians IMAGE: West Indies batsman Chris Gayle. Photograph: Matt King/Getty Images The West Indies board has reached an agreement with the......

Lalit Modi: How BCCI, ICC 'finished' ICL

Former Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi on Monday revealed how the International Cricket Council and Board of Control for Cricket in India worked in unison to finish off the Indian......

IPL bonanza awaits ex-ICL players

Players who have severed their links with the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) through the one-time amnesty offer of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) seem all set to be seen in......

Rohan Gavaskar seeks BCCI amnesty

An application of former India one-day international player Rohan Gavaskar, who had joined the Indian Cricket League, seeking permission to play in domestic tournaments of the country has reached......

Bangladesh consider lifting ban on ICL rebels

Bangladesh may lift their ban on Indian Cricket Leagueplayers after India offered a similar amnesty, the Bangladesh Cricket Boardsaid. Indian cricket authorities on Wednesday said players who......
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Missing Pakistani activist returns home after 7 months

Islamabad, July 20 (IANS) Pakistani social activist Raza Mahmood Khan, who had been missing for the past seven months, has returned home, the media... ...

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Amnesty report

According to human rights advocacy group Amnesty International, in the first six months of 2018, 100 hate crimes have been committed against people... ...

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/hate-crimes-highest-in-up-guj-second-says-amnesty-report/articleshow/65014822.cms
Amnesty calls for probe of torture claims at Yemen detention centres

Amnesty International accused the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and allied Yemeni forces of torturing detainees at a network of secret prisons in... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-amnesty-calls-for-probe-of-torture-claims-at-yemen-detention-centres-2636300
Why the Opposition wants to remove Modi

'Except for the Akali Dal and Shiv Sena, the BJP has not found any permanent friends.''This is because most parties are genuinely concerned about... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/why-the-opposition-wants-to-remove-modi/20180711.htm
Death penalty abolition in other countries no ground to erase it in Indian law, says SC

The Supreme Court today said the abolition of death penalty by the British Parliament, several Latin American nations and Australian states was no... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-nirbhaya-case-death-penalty-abolition-in-other-countries-no-ground-to-erase-it-in-indian-law-says-sc-2635251

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