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Amnesty International | India: New execution points to ...
9 February 2013

Today's execution of Mohammad Afzal Guru indicates a disturbing and regressive trend towards executions shrouded in secrecy and the resumption ...

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India: Farmers at risk of forced eviction in India
8 February 2013

An estimated 1500 families in Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha state are under threat of being forcibly evicted from common land used for farming. On ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/005/2013

Amnesty International | India: Need for political action after ...
24 January 2013

A series of recommendations to curb violence against women in India in the wake of the rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman will require strong ...

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India: Further information: Judges support mercy, president ...
14 January 2013

India's president has rejected a mercy petition from Saibanna Ningappa Natikar, though 14 former judges have told him they believe the death sentence ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/004/2013

India: Manipur authorities should cooperate with Supreme ...
11 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: ASA 20/003/2013 11 January 2013. India: Manipur authorities ...

Public Statement       ASA 20/003/2013

India frees prisoner of conscience Kartam Joga | Amnesty ...
9 January 2013

An Adivasi (Indigenous) rights activist in central India's Chhattisgarh state has been released after spending 29 months in prison on politically motivated ...

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India: Amnesty International submission to the Justice Verma ...
4 January 2013

Amnesty International submitted this briefing to the Justice Verma Committee on the reform of laws and criminal justice practices relating to crimes of ...

Document       ASA 20/002/2013

India: Anti-nuke protestors at risk during Putin visit
21 December 2012

More than 50 persons charged with sedition for leading an 18-month-long protest against the Russian-built nuclear plant at Kudankulam risk detention ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/045/2012

India: President must reject new amendments to anti-terror ...
20 December 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT AI Index: ASA 20/044/2012 20 December 2012. India: President must ...

Public Statement       ASA 20/044/2012

India: Human rights defender at risk of torture: Aparna Marandi
17 December 2012

Aparna Marandi, a long-time human rights defender who has been repeatedly targeted by the state government for her activities, was arrested on 8 December ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/043/2012