02 Nov 2016
New Delhi: MP CM has toed the lines of public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam who, in his candid admission, accepted that the rumour about ‘Biryani’ being served to Kasab was his idea.
04 Mar 2011
The Supreme Court on Friday allowed an advocate to submit additional documents related to the property acquired by the kin of former Chief Justice of India K G Balakrishnan.
17 Sep 2016
Geneva: Stepping up its offensive against Pakistan on the Balochistan issue at the UN Human Rights Council, India on Friday said Pakistan is a nation that practises terrorism on its own people and the sufferings of the people of Balochistan are a telling testimony in this regard.
12 Dec 2015
New Delhi: The Delhi government today said it is in the process of setting up State Human Rights Commission soon, a day after Chief Justice of India TS Thakur raised alarm over the issue.
18 Mar 2015
New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday issued a notice to West Bengal government seeking a report in connection of the alleged gang rape of a nun in the state.
01 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today issued notices to the South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) and the police over the death of a child who fell into a septic tank in a school here.
13 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission on Monday directed recording of statements of two people who claim to be part of a group of woodcutters of which 20 were killed in police firing in Andhra Pradesh recently.
11 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan stressed on the need for balance when considering the human rights of those accused of crime and the victims.
09 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday appealed to the people to maintain calm and harmony in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar town, where communal clashes have left more than 30 people dead.
07 Apr 2015
New Delhi: National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday issued a notice to Andhra Pradesh government seeking a report on the killing of 20 alleged red sanders smugglers by police in the state, observing that the incident "involved a serious violation" of human rights of individuals.