CHRI in the News
Whistle-blower's bill weakened, RTI Act style DNA Spacial, August 20, 2013.
Ensure inmates are given basic facilities in jails, say experts Hindustan Times, August 04, 2013.
Crime in khaki: UP reports 80% of illegal arrests, detentions in India DNA India, July 23, 2013.
Keeping peace at bay The Hindu, July 22, 2013.
Rights group hails SC order on complaints against cops July 19, 2013. Business Standard, News Track India, Siasat, MSN, Yahoo News, First Post, Sanjh News, Two Circles, Dainik Disha, India Forums Pro Kerala, TND Post, Vancouver Desi, Sulekha, i9 Live, Samachar.Com, Web India, Inooz, Big News Network, All voices, Frequency.com Newsxs, Facebook, Article.wn.com, We Speak News, Silobreaker, Sportballa, Daily Indian News, Tellme Boss, New Kerala, BS, The Hindu.
Chief Secretaries To Face Music At Supreme Court All Voices, July 18, 2013.
CHRI welcomes court order on Police Complaints Authority The Hindu, July 18, 2013.
Upset at non-compliance of police reforms, Supreme Court summons chief secretaries DNA India, July 18, 2013.
Rising Kashmir serialised CHRI Critique of Jammu and Kashmir Draft Police Bill in following parts:
Critique and recommendations for amendment - I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI, XII, XIII, XIV, XV.
Recommends confidentiality rather than transparency - Draft Police Bill infringes RTI Act ET Plus, May 07, 2013.
Need to isolate Prosecution from Policing Draft bill further cementing Prosecution - Police bond ? ET Plus, May 07, 2013.
Police Draft Bill misses strategic, annual plans ET Plus, May 07, 2013.
Appointment of DGP in contravention of Apex Court directions ET Plus, May 07, 2013.
Human Right Group Proposes Independent Police Complaint Authority Ghana News, April 22, 2013.
60% of Delhi’s mammoth police force chaperone VIPs, as rapists run riot The Sunday Guardian, March 18, 2013.
Jailed foreigners: What happens when you’re not Italian marines The First Post, March 14, 2013.
Suicide prevention policies in prisons needed urgently The Hindu, March 13, 2013.
Focus on in-prison suicides The Hindu, March 14, 2013.
Why Tihar jail’s ‘suicide watch’ failed Ram Singh The First Post, March 11, 2013.
A Police that we want Greater Kashmir, February 26, 2013.
‘Draconian’ police bill draws flak Greater Kashmir, February 26, 2013.
Govt to outline special security zones in JK Greater Kashmir, February 23, 2013.
Police Act: Experts spot loopholes in draft legislation Greater Kashmir, February 21, 2013.
Handed a snack, and then executed: the last hours of the 12-year-old son of a Tamil Tiger The Independent, February 18, 2013.
Released from jail, 70-year-old Afghan national awaits freedom, Times of India, February 5, 2013
Will Afghan national’s wait to return home end?, The Hindu, February 2, 2013.