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ED raids Amnesty International office in Bengaluru over alleged FEMA violations

ED officials conducted searches at two locations in Bangalore linked to Amnesty International India.

Oct 25, 2018, 19:15 PM IST

Amnesty row: Karnataka Home Minister G Parameshwara takes U-turn, denies giving clean-chit

Two days after Karnataka minister virtually gave a clean chit to Amnesty International, facing sedition charges for its event on Kashmir, the BJP on Monday held a protest in the state and demanded arrest of those who raised anti-India slogans at the event.

Aug 22, 2016, 15:07 PM IST

ABVP students protesting against Amnesty lathicharged in Bengaluru

Police on Friday resorted to 'mild' lathicharge to disperse ABVP activists staging a protest in front of the Amnesty International India office here demanding the arrest of those who allegedly raised anti-India slogans at an Amnesty event.

Aug 19, 2016, 15:59 PM IST

Amnesty International's ex-top official exposes NGO, says it backs terror groups

Amnesty India has been booked for sedition and other unlawful acts after anti-India slogans were raised at an event it organised in Bengaluru last week.

Aug 17, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

'Azadi' slogans at Amnesty event: Digvijay Singh says raising slogans not a fit case to be charged with Sedition

As the row over sedition case slapped against Amnesty International India intensifies, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Wednesday said, simply raising slogans is not a fit case to be charged with the draconian law.

Aug 17, 2016, 12:00 PM IST

'Azadi' slogans raised at Amnesty event: Bengaluru top cop

Amnesty organised the programme -- `Broken Families` -- which had an interactive discussion on peace and justice in Kashmir.

Aug 17, 2016, 06:10 AM IST

Why are incidents of anti-national slogans on rise in India?- Part III

Anti-National slogans in Amnesty International India program in a college of Bengaluru. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Aug 16, 2016, 23:05 PM IST

Why are incidents of anti-national slogans on rise in India?- Part II

Anti-National slogans in Amnesty International India program in a college of Bengaluru. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Aug 16, 2016, 23:00 PM IST

Why are incidents of anti-national slogans on rise in India?

Anti-National slogans in Amnesty International India program in a college of Bengaluru. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Aug 16, 2016, 22:57 PM IST

Anti-India slogans: Amnesty booked for sedition – Know what happened at the event in Bengaluru

Amnesty International India on Monday face the ire of authorities after anti-India slogans were raised at an event it organised here last week.

Aug 16, 2016, 13:02 PM IST

Sedition case registered against Amnesty International India over 'pro-freedom slogans'

A police official involved in the investigation said that a First Information Report has been registered and investigations will proceed.

Aug 15, 2016, 20:52 PM IST

Sri Lanka President should lay special stress on ensuring justice: Amnesty

Newly-elected Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena should seize the "historic" opportunity to ensure justice and accountability in respect of the alleged war crimes which occurred during the civil war in the island nation, Amnesty International India (AII) said today as he embarks on his maiden visit to India.

Feb 15, 2015, 13:57 PM IST

Online campaign seeks reopening of 1984 anti-Sikh riot cases

The central government was Saturday asked to reopen all closed cases and re-investigate the 1984 massacre of over 3,000 Sikhs following the assassination of the then prime minister Indira Gandhi.

Nov 01, 2014, 14:50 PM IST

Ensure justice for dead Afghan civilians, PM Modi urged

Around 20,000 Indians have urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ask the US to investigate cases of civilian deaths in Afghanistan caused by the country's military operations, a statement said on Thursday.

Sep 25, 2014, 15:09 PM IST

Amnesty India hails UN`s naming of Lanka rights probe panel

Amnesty International India today welcomed UN`s naming of three experts to conduct a comprehensive probe into alleged human rights violations in Sri Lanka during the armed conflict in 2009.

Jun 26, 2014, 13:54 PM IST

SC`s bail to Soni Sori: Amnesty says Chhattisgarh should take a cue

Welcoming Supreme Court`s ruling to grant bail to Soni Sori and journalist Lingaram Kodopi, Amnesty International India said Chhattisgarh government should drop all the charges against the duo.

Feb 08, 2014, 00:59 AM IST