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* Report Details India’s Worst Recent Human Rights Abuses - India Real Time - WSJ

Abuses by the police and security forces including extrajudicial killings, torture and rape, as well as corruption at all levels of government, are the most significant human rights problems in India, according to a report commissioned by the U.S. 386 more words

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Mipi 16,000 te’n Irom Sharmila kiphinna gum

“Thuneitute’n ngawna dihlou in mawpai nawnsih uhen” ~ G. Ananthapadmanabhan

Imphal, December 17: Manipur a Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) lahkhiet ding dei a kum 13 val ann ngawl kiphinna nei… 445 more words

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The Iron Lady of Manipur..

An year ago, the nation was seen in widespread anger and stood in unity to protect the dignity of women. An year has passed and again we could see people coming together, reciting silent prayers, and the media was constantly backing it all. 300 more words


Rap fills the blanks in Kashmir story #Music

Sunday, Jul 14, 2013, 7:54 IST | Agency: DNA Yolande D’Mello

Kashmiri rappers have been forced underground thanks to their music that authorities have labelled ‘anti-government’. 708 more words

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The Stepsons of India

By -V Avinash

In the early hours of 4th July 2004, Manorama Devi was picked up by paramilitary force of 17 Assam Rifles stationed in Manipur. 758 more words

#India Rapists in Uniform- #Kashmir #AFSPA #Vaw

Vol – XLVIII No. 08, February 23, 2013 | Anuradha Bhasin Jamwal

There have been numerous allegations of rape by the police and armed forces in the… 3,380 more words

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