February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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September 13, 2013

Journalist and human rights activist Prashant Rahi was arrested on 1 September 2013 on suspicion of having links with a banned organization. He is being held in police custody in Aheri, Maharashtra...

August 23, 2013

India's Supreme Court stayed the execution of Shivu and Jadeswamy on 21 August, the day before the men had been scheduled to be executed. Devender Pal Singh Bhullar remains at imminent risk of exec...

March 8, 2013

An estimated 100 people were forcibly evicted on 3 March, and about 1,500 families are still at risk of forced eviction.

February 21, 2013

Following two recent secret executions in India, there is fear that the Indian authorities may execute nine other prisoners whose petitions for mercy have not yet been ruled on.