Extrajudicial killings on the rise in Assam

Arif Jwadder, a lawyer from Assam has moved the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) seeking an…

“He always acted in a manner to help top leaders of Central Govt,” Human rights groups condemn appointment of Justice Arun Mishra as NHRC head

More than 70 human rights organisations and rights activists in a joint statement, condemn the appointment…

“BJP govt refused to consider any SCs, STs, OBCs or minorities,” Congress leader opposes NHRC chief appointment

The leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha and senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge, on Wednesday…

Rights violation during custody of Siddique Kappan: Fraternity Movement urges NHRC to institute inquiry

Student organisation Fraternity Movement has sought the intervention of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to stop…

Siddique Kappan’s arrest: NHRC seeks report from district magistrate, police superintendent

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice and sought Action Taken Report (ATR)…

Extra-judicial killing of Maoist in Kerala: Rights group writes to NHRC

National Confederation of Human Rights Organizations (NCHRO) has written a letter to National Human Rights Commission…

In UP, Dalits have been subjected to harassment by upper-caste men: NHRC while taking suo motu cognizance of Hathras incident

National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, takes suo motu cognizance of the matter over reported gang rape…