Baatein Aman Ki: Here’s Why Over 100 Women are Traveling Across India to Spread the Message of Peace

Last month, five minibusses, with twenty-five women in each of them, started their journeys from five different states of India – Kashmir, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam, and Uttar Pradesh. These 5 different groups of women yatris (travelers) are now traveling through a labyrinth of towns, cities, and villages — holding over 500 programs in almost 200 places, in collaboration with …

Amnesty International ‘Halt The Hate’ Website

  Over 200 alleged hate crimes in 2017 in India, reveals ‘Halt the hate’ website In 2017, an alarming number of alleged hate crimes – including assault, rape and murder – were reported against people from marginalized groups, especially Dalits and Muslims, said Amnesty International India today, as it launched an interactive data website, ‘Halt the Hate’. “The first step to …

‘Activists in Shackles’: Indians Denounce Arrests as Crackdown on Dissent

By Kai Schultz and Suhasini Raj NEW DELHI — Vernon Gonsalves, a rights activist, was preparing for his morning bath when the police banged on his front door. Officers rummaged through his home in Mumbai for nearly eight hours, confiscating books, his laptop, a hard drive and pen drives — and then arrested him. “My dad’s phone was seized, and our phones were …

A New Report, “Truth Of Kasganj” Says A Specific Community Was Targeted

The Logical Indian CrewUttar Pradesh Following the massive communal violence that broke out in Kasganj, on Republic Day of 2018, a report prepared by prominent civil rights activists has been released on August 29 which alleges that police probe into the violence was “grossly compromised.” The report, named “Truth of Kasganj”, reportedly also alleges that there were several “inconsistencies” in the police’s …

Police probe into Kasganj violence ‘grossly compromised’, Muslims were ‘selectively targeted’, claims report by activists

New Delhi: Muslims were “selectively targeted” in the wake of the 26 January communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj and the police probe into the violence was “grossly compromised”, a report prepared by civil rights activists has alleged. The report — Truth of Kasganj — released on Wednesday also alleged that there were “inconsistencies” in the police’s version of the violence, …

Muslims ‘Selectively Targeted’ in Wake of Kasganj Violence, Report Finds

New Delhi: Muslims were “selectively targeted” in the wake of the January 26 communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj and the police probe into the violence was “grossly compromised”, a report prepared by civil rights activists has alleged. The report – Truth of Kasganj – also alleged that there were “inconsistencies” in the police version of the violence and there were attempts to …

Police probe into Kasganj violence ‘grossly compromised’, claims report by activists

New Delhi, Aug 29 Muslims were “selectively targeted” in the wake of the January 26 communal clashes in Uttar Pradesh’s Kasganj and the police probe into the violence was “grossly compromised”, a report prepared by civil rights activists has alleged. The report — Truth of Kasganj — released today also alleged that there were “inconsistencies” in the police’s version of …

कासगंज हिंसा पर फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम का दावा: UP पुलिस ने हिंदुओं को छोड़ा, मुस्लिमों पर की कार्रवाई

रैली करने वाले दो हिंदू युवकों ने फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम को बताया कि असल में हिंदू युवक ही मुस्लिमों के कार्यक्रम में जबरन अंदर घुसे. इसके सीसीटीवी फुटेज उपलब्ध होने के बावजूद पुलिस ने तहकीकात नहीं की. BY: मीतू जैन उत्तर प्रदेश के कासगंज कस्बे में इस साल गणतंत्र दिवस पर हुई सांप्रदायिक हिंसा के बारे में एक फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम ने अहम खुलासे …