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Tag Archives: Minority Rights Day

#Myanmar: Rape and violence “used as a tactic of war” against the civilian population

World news

As in 2012, the 2016 violence resulted in a further intensification of oppressive measures against the Rohingya. Security forces, camps and checkpoints were increased. Daily life for the Rohingya became untenable, with extreme movement restrictions.

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Biometric Aadhaar Bill is an exercise in “colourable legislation”, fraud on Constitution

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As per Identification of Prisoners Act, 1920, biometric measurements like fingerprints of prisoners are taken with the permission of Magistrate and these records of the prisoners are destroyed on acquittal and after they have served their sentence.

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Anti-Torture Day Observation Program

National News

Anti-Torture Day Observation Program 26TH JUNE, 2013 (Wednesday), Indian Social Institute, New Delhi Dear Friends, You are cordially invited to attend International Anti-Torture Day Observation Program jointly organised by MASUM, Human Rights Law Network (HRLN), Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR), South Asia Forum for the Human Rights (SAFHR), Hazards Centre, Jamia Teachers’ Solidarity Association (JTSA), People’s Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL), …

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