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Parents take away wife, man approaches SHRC
Deccan Chronicle

State human rights commission faces fund crunch

The Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission is seriously handicapped by shortage of funds, with the budget provided by the government falling far short of the amount sought by the panel to carry on with works such as conducting awareness campaigns and ... Asian Age, 5 days ago
Maharashtra human rights panel hampered by measly budget Press Trust of India, 5 days ago
Measly budget hampers Maha human rights panel Press Trust of India, 5 days ago

NHRC issues notices to M'rashtra officials

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday sent notices to Maharashtra Chief Secretary Dr Swadheen Kshatriya, Mumbai Police chief Rakesh Maria and Principal Secretary of the Excise department seeking a report on the Malvani hooch tragedy in two ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago NHRC issues notice over hooch tragedy in Mumbai  Meri News1 month ago Toxic Alcohol Tragedy: Maharashtra Government, Mumbai Police Issued Notice  NDTV1 month ago Mumbai hooch tragedy: NHRC issues notices to state govt, police  First Post.com1 month ago

Maharashtra: Yavatmal collector summoned over farmer suicides

Nagpur: The Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has summoned the Yavatmal collector over the spate of suicides reported among Kolam tribal farmers of this district in the past few months, an activist said here on Saturday. The notice ...
 IBNLive India News3 weeks ago SHRC summones Yavatmal collector over farmer suicide  The Statesman3 weeks ago Mahrashtra farmer suicides: Yavatmal collector summoned  News Chennai Online3 weeks ago Maharashtra farmer suicides: Yavatmal collector summoned  Oneindia3 weeks ago

Death due to torture in Mumbai police custody: NHRC issues show cause notice to Maharashtra Govt

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a show cause notice to the Government of Maharashtra asking it why Rs. 5 lakh should not be recommended to be paid as monetary relief to the next of kin of Manoj Shivnath Salve, aged 20 years, ...
 Meri News1 month ago NHRC nails Mumbai cops for teen's death in custody  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago NHRC issues notice to government over torture  Asian Age1 month ago NHRC notice to Maha over inmate's death  Millennium Post1 month ago

AHRC says government dumps the Court's Order in a sewer

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) deplored that a total of 180,657 rural households continue to engage in manual scavenging in India, despite the inhuman practice being repeatedly outlawed by the Parliament and Judiciary. This is the state a ...
 Meri News1 week ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Sodomy behind jail suicides

New Delhi, June 3: Same-sex rapes by fellow prisoners trigger most jail suicides, the National Human Rights Commission has said in a report, swivelling the spotlight to the administration of prisons and the plight of inmates. While such abuses ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Same-sex rapes behind most jail suicides, says NHRC report  ABP Live1 month ago State tops in prison deaths  Deccan Herald1 month ago
DNA India

Information Commissions stingy with info on their working

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Only 5 of 29 State Commissions have displayed annual reports on websites: study If you are a Right to Information activist looking for information on the performance of the 29 State Information Commissions ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago Maharashtra has highest ratio of RTI users to voting population of the state, study says  DNA India3 weeks ago Maharashtra's RTI replies not satisfactory: Study  DNA India3 weeks ago
Times of India

Curious case of missing RTI commissioners

CHENNAI: The Right to Information (RTI) is turning into an increasingly opaque idea as more posts of the information commissioner are falling vacant. Vacancies for the post in the country increased from 14% in 2014 to 20% in 2015, reveals a ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Indians use RTI to the hilt, but govt fails to keep up  Times of India4 weeks ago

'The wrath of the State has become a hallmark of our democracy'

'If a Delhi University professor's rights can be violated so easily, then think about what the rest of the population, with even lesser means, has to suffer under the State.' Professor G N Saibaba, who teaches English at Delhi University's Ram Lal Anand College, was arrested by the Maharashtra police on May 9, 2014 and charged with being a member of a banned terrorist organisation (the Communist Party of India-Maoist), providing logistics and helping in recruitment for the group. Professor ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago

Why it's wrong to hang Yakub Memon

The curative petition and other legal remedies still available to Yakub Memon are part of his rights as a prisoner condemned to death. Does the Maharashtra government want to deprive him of these rights, asks Jyoti Punwani. 'Article 21 (right to life and liberty) inheres a right in every prisoner till his last breath and this court will protect that right even if the noose is being tied on the condemned prisoner's neck.' -- Supreme Court judgment in Shatrughan Chauhan vs Union of India, ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Death by hanging in India  Millennium Post1 day ago India Executes Mumbai Bomb Plotter Yakub Memon day ago Capital Punishment in India: Only 3 hanged in a decade  Sify2 days ago
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