India: elderly defender under detention is denied basic equipment (Udpate)
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India: media worker killed in house arson for reporting local corruption
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India: water cannon fired against hundreds of farmers on their way to a national protest
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India: several farmers leaders arrested ahead of a national rally
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India: community-based defenders met with teargas, water cannons
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India: media worker severely beaten, intimidated
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India: media worker severely beaten after reporting construction irregularities
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India: WHRD house raided, her family members beaten, arrested
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India: media worker stabbed to death
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India: media worker intimidated, assaulted for investigating corruption scheme
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India: NGO staff, community-based defenders arrested and beaten for staging hunger strike
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India: NGOs, their staff raided by security agency
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India: lawyer faces intimidation, death threats
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India: media worker intimidated, brutally beaten
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India: Dalit HRD arrested for crticising local administration
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India: four media workers stopped, detained when trying to report
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India: elder minority rights defender faces prolonged judicial harassement, arrested
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India: three community-based defenders detained on false charges
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India: lawyer vocal on Kashmir issues shot dead
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India: prominent NGO compelled to shut down
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India: minority HRD and lawyer verbally and physically assaulted
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India: two minority HRDs abducted, brutally beaten up
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India: minority WHRD summoned despite positive to COVID-19, later charged for violating quarantine rules
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India: Dalit HRD and his brother beaten and detained, his house raided
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India: WHRD and lawyer Varsha Deshpande faces fabricated charges
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India: student and WHRD harassed, prevented to join peaceful gathering
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India: media worker reporting police harassment gets threatened, abused
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India: media worker brutally assaulted after criticising Government intimidation on media
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India: two community-based defenders put under de facto house arrest ahead of a planned protest
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India: student leader arrested again over alleged role in February Delhi riot
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India: student asked to pay money as surety for joining peaceful protest
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India: media worker and WHRD faces online harassment for social media posts
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India: student leader arrested in connection to riots occurred while he was under custody
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India: community-based defender abducted, arbitrarily detained over false accusations
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India: media worker falsely accused, threatened as retaliation of social media comment
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India: community-based defender threatened to be expelled from the city
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India: media worked threatened, manhandled for covering a public interest issue
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India: academic interrogated for 3 hours after commenting police violence in Delhi riots
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India: another academic arrested on spurious accusations
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India: human rights lawyer beaten, arrested for opposing the relocation of HIV positive children
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India: three media workers assaulted by a mob for reporting police sexual harassment case
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India: media worker booked after reporting hospital maladministration related to COVID-19
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India: media worker arrested overnight on false charge for reporting illegal activities involving local authorities
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India: elder pro-democracy defender tested positive to COVID-19 while in detention facility (Update)
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India: two media workers arrested, the wife of one of them threatened
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India: community-based defender threatened, arrested for helping reporter working on women exploitation
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India: two NGO workers arrsted while assisting gang rape survivor
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India: three community-based defenders tested positive to COVID-19 while in detention
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India: another student arbitrarily arrested, his house raided, over alleged role on anti-CAA December protest
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India: media worker receive online rape and death threats for reporting and commenting police killing of civilian in Kashmir
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India: two media workers, wife arrested on false charge for reporting COVID-19-related corruption
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India: threats against media worker investigating factory pollution
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India: media worker reporting on land expropriations linked to sand mafia is gunned down
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India: executive director of media outlet charged for reporting Government's shortcomings on COVID-19
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India: around 150 arrested for staging a peaceful demonstration on World Environment Day
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India: Dalit HRD arrested, his valuable seized for reporting different caste-based punishment of policemen
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India: student leader investigated, sent to judicial remand over alleged participation to ant CAA protests
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India: two female students investigated, arrested on false charges over their ivolvement in countrywide demonstration
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India: media worker summoned for reporting destruction of civilan houses resulting from gunfight involving security forces
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India: WHRD arrested for commenting online Government inaction in fatal environmental incident
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India: media worker faces judicial harassment for reporting on the mismanagement and negligence at a quarantine centre
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India: two community-based defenders arrested on spurious charges for distributing food, denied to set bail
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India: detained student leader and WHRD is victim of online vilification during her pregnancy (Update)
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India: freelance media worker questioned and temporatily detained by the police over a tweet critical of the Government handling of COVID-19
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India: media worker arrested after reporting Government's shortcomings on COVID-19 handling
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India: three student leaders, two of whom already detained, face judicial harassment over fabricated charges
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India: another journalist charged on false terrorims charges under repressive law
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India: media worker receives online threats after publishing an article on wildlife hunting during the lockdown
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India: photoreporter charged under repressive law
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India: two HRDs sent to custody on fabricated charges
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India: female student arrested on false charges for joining countrywide demonstration
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India: two indigenous rights defenders arbitrarily arrested, judicially harassed
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India: NGO worker judicially harassed for exposing living conditions of poor communities under lockdown
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India: community-based HRD and public health physician detained for criticising local Government in a Facebook post
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India: academic and pro-democracy activist falsely charged for joining a hunger strike
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India: two NGO workers judicially harassed and arbitrarily arrested, later released on bail
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India: RTI activist re-arrested just after granted bail, despite poor health conditions (Update)
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India: RTI activist verbally abused and beaten at his house
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India: at least twelve youth, students detained for demonstrating in solidarity with fellow protesters arrested
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India: seven students, one media worker arrested while staging a peaceful protest
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India: ten community-based HRDs prevented from staging an anti-CAA demonstration, temporarily arrested
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India: media worker questioned, detained and judicially harassed for covering anti-CAA protest
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India: media worker victim of smear campaign, online harassment
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India: media worker harassed while covering an ongoing clash
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India: four media workers beaten by a mob while filming moments of widespread violent clashes
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India: journalist shot in his left shoulder while covering a violent clash
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India: comunity-based defenders beaten up, arrested for staging anti-CAA protest
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India: Community-based WHRD victim of judicial harassment, vilification
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India: RTI activist found dead
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India: RTI activist arbitrarily arrested
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India: Masked men run riot inside campus for 3 hours, 26 injured
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India: community-based HRD detained for nearly two weeks for participating a protest
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India: community-based HRD arrested on false charges before reporting on another detained HRD
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India: HRD beaten and detained on alse charges after joining a protest
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India: whistleblower receives deatht threats
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India: Minority rights defender detained ahead of a peaceful protest
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India: RTI activist detained, allegedly tortured
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India: eights journalists briefly detained, their equipment snatched
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India: journalist allegedly abused and beaten while covering a protest
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India: NGO-led human rights event faces hindrances by the police
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India: over 500 students sued for orgainsing a peaceful protest
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India: HRD arrested on false charges for inquiring about missing people, allegedly beaten by the police
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India: WHRD and politician arrested during a massive protest
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India: human rights lawyer put under house arrest, later becomes untraceable
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India: Anti-CAA kolam protest: Activist Gayatri Khandhadai counters Chennai Police Commissioner’s remarks on Pakistan link
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India: Students beaten by police who raided two campuses. A number of them arrested, and female students sexually harassed
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India: RTI activist Abhimanyu Panda shot dead outside his house in Odisha
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India: RTI activist brutally attacked and beaten by four men
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India: Assam based journalist sustains grievous injuries in a suspected case of assault
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India: large number of university students brutally beaten by the police
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India: journalist victim of online hate campaign after sharing a Tweet
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India: police falsely accuses journalist of being part of a Maoist cospiracy
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India: grassroots and RTI activist sued for a trumped-up charge
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India: RTI activist abducted and tortured by the police
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India: local journalist beaten to death by two assailants on his way home
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India: group of HRDs prevented from entering J&K and sent back to their home cities
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India: Kashmiri journalist and human rights activist stopped by immigration officials in New Delhi Airport and arbitrarily barred from boarding
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India: RTI activist dies in custody
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India: Arrest of 15 Members of Tibetan Exile Group Ahead of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Visit
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India: additional 6 Tibetan activists and a journalist arrested in Chennai
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India: Nine Tibetan Activists Arrested by Tamil Nadu Police Ahead of India-China Summit
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India: two journalists beaten while probing suspected school scam
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India: Telugu journalist Ravi Prakash arrested after refusing to remove online interviews
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India: Indian activists falsely accused of incitement in response of a complaint lodged before
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India: Reporter who covers corruption beaten, left for dead
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India: Brutal attack with the intention to kill against Dalit social activist and HRD
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Two Indian journalists subject to trumped up charges for reporting a Dalit discrimination case
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India: Three Indian activists judicially harassed for organising a peaceful meeting
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India: Haryana Journalist Charged For Report On Irregularities At Grain Storage
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India: Local leader Shehla Rashid Booked For Sedition Over Kashmir Tweets
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India: Kashmir photojournalist hit with pellets, 3 others hurt while covering Muharram procession
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India: Journalists assaulted while covering violent clashes
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India: WHRD faces constant harassment by police after being released on bail
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India: Dalit human rights defenders falsely accused of terrorist acts
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India: anti-dam activists hit with false charges
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India: Dalit human rights defender severely assaulted by police
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India: hunger-striking activist re-arrested
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India: rights activist intimidated
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India: greenpeace activists harassed, arrested
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India: RTI activist severely beaten
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India: false charges filed against rights defender
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India: state harassment of NGOs continues with new probe
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India: activist lawyer attacked
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India: suspected reprisal against anti-human trafficking activist
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India: Intelligence Bureau accuse NGOs of stalling development
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India: high court stays defamation case against activist
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India: activist's family intimidated
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India: critic of security forces___ rights abuses arrested
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India: WHRDs protesting against evictions detained
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India: dozens of land rights activists arbitrarily detained
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India: Karbala land grab case involving Ahmed Patel takes bloody turn, Shia activist murdered
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India: Kashmiri human rights activist Mohd Ahsan Untoo briefly detained outside Pakistan High Commission
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India: Death of one Human Rights Defender Mr. Dani Batra and injuring about 30 other protestors in Lanjigarh
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India: Academician and activist Ram Puniyani harassed
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India: Indian journalist receives death threats for saving Kashmiri students
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India: Indigenous HRD arrested
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India: 14 AMU students booked for sedition after protests on campus
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India: Judicial harassment against HRDs in Tripura
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India: Thokchom Veewon harassed
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India: Judicial harassment against WHRD Shehla Rashid
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India: WHRD Richa Singh attacked
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India: RTI activist body found
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India: TN activist goes missing after accusing police of orchestrating last year___s Thoothukudi violence
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India: Harassment and intimidation against MASUM members
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India: Activist Accused In Koregaon Bhima Case Arrested At Mumbai Airport
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India: WHRD Shila Bewa abused
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India: __�Raid___ on house of woman activist triggers protests
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India: Assam police slap sedition charges on Hiren Gohain, Akhil Gogoi at meeting against citizenship bill
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India: Beating of Youth Congress Workers
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India: New threats against MASUM
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India: Abducted RTI activist found dead, fifth in Bihar this year
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India: Journalist and HRD Amit Topno murdered