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July 18, 2012

As London prepares to host the Olympic Games, Amnesty International examines its connection to one of the biggest industrial disasters in history.

Victory
May 24, 2012

Narayan Reddy, part of a campaign against a South Korean company's intended acquisition of common lands used by local farmers to build a steel plant, was released on bail on 19 May after five month...

Victory
May 8, 2012

After being jailed for leading a seven-year campaign against the forcible land acquisition for a $12b steel plant, Abhay Sahoo was released on bail in early April. h

Press Release
March 28, 2012
The final hour reprieve for Balwant Singh, due to be executed on 31 March, was welcomed by Amnesty International today and acts as a reminder of the Indian government’s need to commute all capital sen...

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