Amnesty International expresses concern over brutal murder of Sri Lankan man in Sialkot

ISLAMABAD: Amnesty International has condemned the senseless killing of a Sri Lankan factory manager in Sialkot and the violent killing of Priyantha Kumara on charges of blasphemy was a matter of grave concern. In a statement, Amnesty International called for

Sheharyar Afridi briefs Amnesty International official on Indian violations in Kashmir

NEW YORK: Sheharyar Afridi, chairman of the Special Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir, briefed leading human rights organization Amnesty International, on the worsening human rights violations in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir. Afridi met Senior Advocate Lawrence Moss Senior Advocate

World’s richest countries hoarding coronavirus vaccines: WHO

GENEVA: The World Health Organization (WHO) has claimed that the world’s richest countries have bought 53 percent of the coronavirus vaccine. According to the WHO, one in ten people in 68 countries will receive the vaccine. Officials said that 53

Amnesty International shuts down operations in India

NEW DELHI: The bank accounts of Amnesty International’s India office has been frozen by the Indian authorities. On 10th September 2020 Amnesty International India came to know that all its bank accounts were completely frozen by the Enforcement Directorate bringing

Religious intolerance rising across South Asia: Amnesty International

LONDON: Amnesty International has claimed to witness a rise in incidents of religious intolerance across South Asia. Amnesty International on International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief has called on the governments in

Amnesty International urges India to probe female harassment

NEW DELHI: Amnesty International has urged India on Tuesday to investigate allegations that police officers were involved in female harassment at Delhi University. A series of protests have been recorded so far in different parts of India, after passing anti-muslim

CBI raids Amnesty India offices in Bengaluru, New Delhi

NEW DELHI: The Indian Central Bureau of Investigation has raided the Bengaluru and New Delhi offices of Amnesty International India over irregularities in foreign funding. “The CBI had registered a case on November 5 on a complaint received from the Home