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Fact Finding Report on Tabrez Ansari Lynching incident

Jharkhand Jan Adhikar On 25 June 2019, a team of activists and representatives of organisations associated with the Jharkhand Janadhikar Mahasabha visited Kadamidiha and Dhatkidih villages in Kharsawan block (Saraikela-Kharsawan district, Jharkhand) to inquire into the mob lynching of Tabrez… Continue Reading →

Mumbai Cabbie beaten up forced to chant Jai Shri Ram

The attack was unprovoked; police have arrested three men for assaulting him | Days after a youth, Tabrez Ansari, who was brutally assaulted on the accusation of theft and forced to chant ‘Jai Shri Ram’ in Jharkhand’s Kharsawan district, a… Continue Reading →

Is Torture part of police investigation?

Stan Swamy “Torture means any act by which severe pain or suffering, whether physical or mental, is intentionally inflicted on a person for such purposes as obtaining from him information or a confession, punishing him for an act he has committed… Continue Reading →

Killing Fields of Indian Healthcare

— by Satya Sagar — June 27, 2019 “Medicine is a social science and politics is nothing else but medicine on a large scale”. Rudolf Virchow, 1821-1902 In recent days India’s health system – never the world’s best – has been getting really… Continue Reading →

Elgaar Parishad Case – State gets more time to reply to Gadling’s default bail plea

Pune: A special UAPA court on Thursday allowed public prosecutor Ujjwala Pawar’s oral plea for more time to file a written say on activist-accused Surendra Gadling’s default bail application in the Elgar Parishad case. “You have raised certain law points in your… Continue Reading →

Medha to Modi-Narmada dam stands like statue, not satiating Kutch-Saurashtra thirst

Commenting on the Prime Minister’s recent speech in Parliament, top Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) leader Medha Patkar and her colleagues* have said that Narendra Modi’s statement on Sardar Sarovar Project (SSP) on Narmada river is “rootless and proofless”, insisting, the… Continue Reading →

Bhavnagar -Limestone mining will ‘impact’ livelihood, water bodies, Asiatic lions

The Khedut Ekta Manch – Gujarat (KEMG), a non-profit farmers’ organization based in Ahmedabad, in a representation to the High Court-appointed committee to study the impact of limestone mining in Bhavnagar district, Gujarat, has that there are “very serious issues” would… Continue Reading →

Gujarat govt wants to fill up Sardar Sarovar dam to supply water to 481 companies:

The Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) has said that the statement given by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament on Sardar Sarovar dam is “false”, pointing out, though the Sardar Sarovar Dam was meant to provide drinking and irrigation water to… Continue Reading →

I will fight, you may bury me alive; Jailed IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt in a letter to PM Modi

By Muslim Mirror staff Jailed IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt has written an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and criticized him for misinterpreting the Supreme Court verdict. Here is the complete text: Dear Shri. Modi, I am glad you chose… Continue Reading →

Once a Padma Shri winner, now forced to eat ant eggs to survive

The farmer now wants to return the civilian award he was honoured with  June 25, 2019 19:04Evangeline Elsa, Community Solutions Editor  and  Shreya Bhatia, Readers Interactivity Journalist Once a civilian award winner, now a jobless farmer. When 75-year-old Daitari Naik won the… Continue Reading →

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