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Iran thwarts Mahsa Amini's family from marking her 1st death anniversary

"Amjad Amini is under house arrest... Security forces are preventing him from visiting his daughter's grave," said IHR.

A person holds a picture of Mahsa Amini in a rally on the eve of the first anniversary of her death, (REUTERS)
Published on Sep 17, 2023 01:43 AM IST

International Day of Democracy 2023: Date, history, significance, celebration

International Day of Democracy 2023: Here's all you need to know about the date, history, significance and celebration of International Democracy Day

International Day of Democracy 2023: Date, history, significance, celebration (Photo by Twitter/_Ruhumuriza)
Published on Sep 14, 2023 05:00 PM IST
ByZarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi

North Korea’s borders are creaking open

Thousands of defectors and exiles in China face a grim forced return

Ground crew work near an Air Koryo commercial plane on the tarmac at the Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2023. A North Korean commercial flight has landed in Beijing amid signs that Pyongyang is opening borders again after almost three years of COVID-19 restrictions. (AP/PTI)(AP08_22_2023_000117A)(AP)
Published on Sep 05, 2023 06:17 PM IST
The Economist

To fight mob lynching, police reforms a must

Inclusion of this offence in the three proposed codes is welcome. But the police and some states flouting top court norms have to clean up their act

The states, so far, have been miserly in allocating funds to the police(HT Photo)
Published on Aug 22, 2023 10:33 PM IST

Norwegian mass killer sues state over human rights for 'extreme' isolation

Anders Behring Breivik, now 44, is serving Norway's longest sentence, 21 years, which can be extended if he is still considered a threat.

Anders Behring Breivik is pictured on the last day of the appeal case in Borgarting Court of Appeal at Telemark prison in Skien, Norway, January 18, 2017.(REUTERS)
Published on Aug 20, 2023 11:46 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Nisha Anand
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