Last Updated: Sunday, December 05, 2010, 18:08
Victims of torture inflicted by public servants may be eligible to get compensation from their tormentors.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 17, 2010, 18:55
A parliamentary delegation will visit the Tihar Prisons and interact with inmates about the prolem faced by them.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 19:39
The differences over definition
of `torture` and the provision of monetary compensation for
victims are some of the issues that a Parliamentary panel will
seek to hammer out.
Last Updated: Friday, September 03, 2010, 19:39
Senior Congress MP Ashwani Kumar
will head the Select Committee of Rajya Sabha to scrutinise the Prevention of Torture Bill, 2010.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 31, 2010, 22:13
The Rajya Sabha today
referred the Prevention of Torture Bill 2010 to a Select
Committee of Parliament.
Last Updated: Monday, April 26, 2010, 17:44
A major legislation to provide up
to 10 years of imprisonment to public servants responsible
for torturing any person to elicit information or other
purposes was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Monday.
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