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.
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.
14 Jun 2011
Fearing the repetition of last June’s violence in the Valley, claiming more than 100 youths, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has all set to ban the entry of human rights activist Arundhati Roy and eminent lawyer and Rajya Sabha MP Ram Jethmalani in Kashmir.
17 Oct 2016
Mumbai: Amid massive protest over the murder of a 72-year-old RTI activist, Mumbai Police on Monday morning arrested two persons, including a former corporator.
20 Sep 2016
Geneva: On a day that New Delhi vowed to launch a diplomatic blitz against Islamabad in wake of the ghastly terror attack on an army base in Uri that left 18 soldiers dead, India on Monday began at the UN Human Rights Council meeting, where it charged Pakistan with continuing to 'test the patience as well as wisdom of this Council'.
24 Aug 2016
Washington: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s stern warning to Pakistan over severe human rights violations in Balochistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), the US also shared its concern over the entire matter. The State Department in a clear message to Pakistan said that it is concerned about human rights situation in both the regions.
23 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Sahara Chief Subrata Roy and two other group directors will have to surrender to custody within a week, with the Supreme Court today terminating the "interim arrangements" of granting parole to them.
06 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Coming down heavily on Booker Prize-winning novelist Arundhati Roy for joining the chorus of protest against 'growing intolerance' and 'shaming' India on a global level, veteran actor Anupam Kher today said that he often wondered, taking note of her 'anti-national' speeches, if she was even an Indian.
22 Jul 2016
Islamabad: Pakistan yesterday said it has approached the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to send a fact- finding team to Kashmir to investigate the alleged human rights violations and recent killings of innocent people.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: US President Barack Obama should press the visiting prime minister of India to strengthen his country's anti-trafficking laws and deliver justice to victims, human rights campaigners said.