Tag Archives: human rights

Rajasthan human rights panel chief calls live-in relationships ‘social terrorism’

The rights panel chief said he had asked for suggestions on live-in relationships earlier this year in February. Rajasthan Human Rights Commission chairperson Prakash Tatia has called live-in relationships “social terrorism”, saying the institution was infecting society. Justice Tatia, a retired ...

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Human Rights Watch raps India for ’20 Internet Shutdowns in 2017′

India has received an earful from the Human Rights Watch, who in its recent report stated the nation has shut down the internet in various regions 20 times in the first five months of this year, and that four of ...

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Alliance of Indian-American groups: Human rights abuses against minorities on rise in India

An alliance of Indian-American groups has alleged that human rights abuses against social and religious minorities have been on the rise under the current BJP-led government in the last three years. The report Minority Rights Violations in India by Alliance ...

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Human rights abuses against minorities on ascendance in India: Indian-American group alleges

An alliance of Indian-American groups has alleged that human rights abuses against social and religious minorities have been on the ascendance under the current BJP-led government in the last three years. An alliance of Indian-American groups has alleged that human ...

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India Comes in the Line of Fire at UNHRC Over Rights Record, Racism

New Delhi: India faced questions about its human rights records from over 100 countries, ranging from attacks on African national to restrictions on foreign funding of NGOs, even as it asserted that a “vibrant” civil society and “fiercely independent” judiciary ...

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