According to a senior NHRC official, seven states which have constituted SHRCs have not appointed chairpersons while one has an acting chairperson.
UK Home Secretary has called for the Human Rights Act to be scrapped saying that it hinders the government’s attempts to deport foreign criminals .
Highlighting some anomalies and
shortcomings in the Protection of Human Rights Act 1993, the
Madras High Court today expressed the hope that lawmakers will
enact appropriate amendments to make it "workable".
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon