Elderly pastor in Jammu prison for false charges…

NEW DELHI, INDIA (BosNewsLife)-- An elderly Indian pastor was beaten and abused by local olice while serving 20 days in prison on "false" charges of "bribing Hindus to convert,"according to Christian rights investigators. The respected…

Outlook interview with NCHRO President

Human rights activist and retired Bombay High Court judge on high-profile legal wrangles Snigha Hasan of Outlook Magazine Interviews NCHRO President Justice Hosbet Suresh Why the to-do about legal aid for Kasab? It was unnecessary…

Mukarram’s family awaits justice

BANGALORE: It’s been five months since Mohammad Mukarram Pasha fell prey to the Army bullet and justice awaits his bereaved family members. The agonising wait of the family members of 19-year-old Mukkaram is evident as…

where would you rather be arrested? India or…

Peter Foster was formerly the Daily Telegraph's South Asia Correspondent based New Delhi from 2004-2008. He later moved to Beijing in March 2009. In a recent article published in Telegraph, he shares his experience about…

Tale of two retired IPS officers

Both retired from the elite Indian Police Service (IPS) - one on superannuation and the other prematurely on own volition. One to settle down in Gujarat and the other in Orissa - states that saw…

Custodial deaths HC awards compensation

GUWAHATI, May 11 – The Division Bench of the Gauhati High Court comprising Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Hrishikesh Roy today by a judgment and order directed the Union of India to pay an amount…