Madhya Pradesh-based 25 years old man was killed and one other was injured when a truck, in which the cattle were being transported to Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan, was stopped and the victims were assaulted by the suspected Hindu mob of cow vigilantes, said the police on Monday.
A sedition case under section 124 A of IPC has been registered against the resident of Lakshadweep and film activist Aisha Sultana at Kavaratti police station on Thursday after a complaint by BJP’S Lakshadweep unit president C Abdul Khader Haji.
At least 18 workers, mostly women were reported to have died in a massive fire, in Pune, on Monday. The fire broke out at SVS Aqua Technologies, which manufactures chlorine dioxide among other chemicals.
Now, the concerns have been raised by the United Nations experts over “repressive measures and broader pattern of systematic infringements of fundamental rights” in Indian-administered Kashmir and the response of the Indian government has been sought on allegations of violation of rights in the region.
Palestine has expressed disappointment over India’s abstention from a UN Human Rights Council vote that called for a probe into the violence in Gaza.
The Lancet, an international medical journal said while commenting on the present situation of the pandemic in India that the initial success to control the COVID-19 outbreak has been “squandered” by the country, and Narendra Modi lead Indian government could preside over “a self-inflicted national catastrophe”.
Mehbooba Mufti, former Chief Minister of Jammu Kashmir and PDP President wrote a letter on Friday to Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealing to him to immediately free the Political detainees kept in jails in and outside of J&K because the COVID-19 cases are on the spike in the country.
The report highlighted the violations of religious freedom because of the Hindu Nationalist Policies of the ruling party BJP. The report mentions that the religious freedom conditions in India continued their negative trajectory in 2020.
India is facing an accute shortage of oxygen in the worsened times of covid crisis with daily cases nearing the grim 3-lakh milestone and an oxygen tanker leak leaving 24 patients dead at a hospital in Maharashtra’s Nashik.
United States Commission on International Religious Freedom has released its annual global report today and India is recommended as Country of Particular concern for deteriorating Religious Freedom second time in two consecutive years.