In UP, judiciary is under pressure: Lawyer Abubakr Sabbaq

Ahead of UP State Assembly elections, Maktoob speaks to Sabbaq on law enforcement, judiciary and the…

Rights experts condemn ‘unrelenting human rights violations’ at Guantánamo

The detention camp, sited within a US naval base on the island, was set up in…

2021 deadliest year for Palestinians since 2014: Report

A Jerusalem-based human rights group on Tuesday released new statistics revealing that Israeli security forces and armed settlers‘ violence against…

Russia closes rights group which built database of Soviet repression’s 2.6 million victims

Russia’s supreme court has ordered the closure of Memorial International, the country’s leading human rights group,…

License to kill granted by weaponising counter-terrorism

Unless we turn to an empathetic and psychological approach for the reintegration of Kashmir and a…

COVID fed a frightening rise in inequalities: United Nations on Human Rights Day

Despite significant progress since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) 73 years…

‘What a shame’: NHRC debates if human rights are a ‘stumbling block’

An overwhelming majority of the comments suggest that the NHRC has made a public mockery of…