Appeal for abolition of death penalty

Making a strong plea for abolition of capital punishment, an NGO dedicated to protection of human rights has said 1,455 people were awarded death sentence.

Feb 14, 2013, 17:18 PM IST

Slavery abolition set Kerala on reform path two centuries back

Kerala was once a haven of social evils like slavery before the reform movement started dismantling the rigid and exploitative social order two centuries back.

Dec 08, 2012, 10:30 AM IST

SL Marxist party demands abolition of Prez`s exec powers

Lanka`s opposition Marxist JVP party has claimed that President`s executive powers posed "a grave threat" to democracy.

Aug 18, 2009, 14:27 PM IST

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