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2014 World Day Against the Death Penalty: Protecting people ...
10 October 2014

This document provides an overview of the main issues relating to the use of the death penalty against people with mental or intellectual disabilities. ...

Document       ACT 51/005/2014

Amnesty International | Malala Yousafzai and Kailash ...
10 October 2014

Following the announcement that Pakistani schoolgirl and education rights campaigner Malala Yousafzai and Indian children's rights activist Kailash ...

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India: Justice for victims of toxic gas leak: Communities of ...
1 October 2014

Thirty years ago, over 7000 people died after a toxic gas leak from a factory in Bhopal. Today, many survivors still suffer serious long-term health problems ...

Document       ASA 20/030/2014

India: Journalist held without charge in India: Jaikhlong ...
23 September 2014

Journalist Jaikhlong Brahma has been detained since 2 September after being accused of having links with banned armed groups in Assam, India. He ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/034/2014

The UN Human Rights Council should support effective ...
9 September 2014

On 10 October 2014 Amnesty International, together with other members of the World Coalition Against the Death Penalty, will mark the 12th World Day ...

Document       IOR 41/028/2014

India: Supreme Court order on undertrials must spur systemic ...
5 September 2014

India's Supreme Court directs the release of all undertrial prisoners who have spent more than half of the maximum punishment for the crime they are ...

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Amnesty International | India: End use of archaic sedition law ...
2 September 2014

The arrest and detention of a 25-year old man accused of sedition for allegedly disrespecting India's national symbols is a reminder of how archaic laws ...

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India: Release of prisoner of conscience Irom Sharmila ' ...
19 August 2014

Court ruling directing the release of prisoner of conscience Irom Sharmila because there were no grounds for charging her with attempted suicide is ...

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Amnesty International | India: Release of prisoner of ...
19 August 2014

A Manipur court ruling directing the release of Prisoner of Conscience Irom Sharmila because there were no grounds for charging her with attempted ...

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Dow Chemical must comply with new Indian Court summons ...
4 August 2014

The Dow Chemical Company must stop dodging its responsibility towards the survivors of the Bhopal disaster.

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