Torture allegations

UN torture committee wants Afghan general prosecuted

The Afghan National Police (ANP) in the province was allegedly responsible for incommunicado detention, enforced disappearances, mass arbitrary detention and extrajudicial killings during counter-insurgency operations, it said. 

May 12, 2017, 21:48 PM IST

Nepalese man arrested in UK over torture allegations

A Nepalese man was arrested in the UK on allegations of committing torture during the decade- long civil war in Nepal that claimed almost 15,000 lives.

Jan 03, 2013, 18:50 PM IST

Obama urged to probe Bush torture allegations

Human Rights Watch said inaction was denting America`s standing in the world.

Jul 13, 2011, 11:53 AM IST

Torture allegations against CIA dismissed: Report

A US court has dismissed a
lawsuit against a Boeing subsidiary for allegedly flying
terror suspects to secret CIA prisons around the world for

Sep 09, 2010, 23:32 PM IST

Canadian generals dismiss torture allegations

Three generals testifying in Parliament dismissed allegations that Canadian soldiers in Afghanistan tortured prisoners.

Nov 26, 2009, 11:18 AM IST