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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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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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India: End use of archaic sedition law to curb freedom of ...
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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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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India: Six prisoners face imminent execution in India
4 August 2014

Four men and two women are at risk of imminent execution in India after their mercy pleas were rejected by the President. They could be executed at ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/029/2014

Amnesty International | Dow Chemical must comply with new ...
4 August 2014

The Dow Chemical Company must stop dodging its responsibility towards the survivors of the Bhopal disaster, Amnesty International said today, after ...

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Amnesty International | India: Vedanta refinery expansion ...
1 August 2014

A public hearing held on 30 July in Lanjigarh, Odisha on the six-fold expansion of an alumina refinery operated by a subsidiary of the UK-based Vedanta ...

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