India: media workers harassed, intimidated
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India: environmental defenders receive death threats, arrested for opposing irregular public hearing
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India: community-based defender arbitrarily arrested
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India: media worker found dead the day after covering deadly protest
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India: Dalit rights defenders beaten, threatened and later charged
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India: prominent media worker and WHRD targeted again
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India: police raid NGO premises and its director house
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India: prominent NGO licence revoked
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India: minority rights defender laid off for joining protests
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India: labour rights defenders beaten, arrested during a strike
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India: another RTI activist murdered
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India: RTI activist killed
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India: relatives of deceased leader charged under repressive law
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India: four Kashmiri journalists arrested, their house raided
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India: farmers beaten by the police for demonstrating, one dies
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India: fact-finding team of WHRDs detained for seeking information on alleged rape case
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India: police arrest and fires teargas to disperse religious minority procession, assault media workers
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India: media worker stabbed to death for reporting police illegal activities
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India: Kashmir media worker house raided, his relatives intimidated, vilified
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India: community based defenders beaten and arrested, media workers harassed during house demolition
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India: media worker and community-based defender assaulted by J&K police
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India: media outlet, its editors face investigation
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India: media worker brutally beaten for criticising local lawmakers
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India: media worker charged with defamation for reporting woman's harassment
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India: Kashmir-based media worker threatened with legal action
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India: media worker exposing sand mafia intimidated, charged
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India: minority rights defenders abducted for protesting adivasis houses demolition
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India: students, community based defenders beaten and arrested for protesting eviction
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India: anti-caste activist booked for a social media post
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India: media worker faces judicial harassment, intimidation for criticising local governor
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India: student activists attacked by mob, temporarily detained and charged by police
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India: media worker abducted, arrested on riot charges for covering clashes
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India: three media workers, media outlet face criminal investigation
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India: 3 community-based defenders killed for peaceful protest, others injured, arrested
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India: media worker booked on false allegations
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India: community-based defenders prevented from meeting with victim of police violence
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India: detained academic repeatedly denied medical treatment (Update)
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India: former academic and WHRD judicially harassed for social media post
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India: community-based HRD arrested on spurious charges for a protest
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India: RTI activist killed after previous attempts, his daughter injured
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India: elder HRD under arbitrary arrest faces prolonged judicial harassment (Update)
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India: environmental WHRD arbitrarily arrested
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India: media worker falsely accused for covering Jammu and Kashmir issue
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India: two media reporters charged
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India: media worker judicially harassed
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India: five community-based defenders charged for peaceful protest
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India: young WHRD arrested for sharing online materials in support of farmers protest
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India: media outlet and homes of six workers targeted by raid
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India: labour WHRD arrested, sexually assaulted
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India: tens of farmers arrested for protesting
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India: six media workers face sedition charges charged for covering farmers' protest
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India: media editor charged for tweeting an article
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India: media workers were harassed and attacked during the controversial agricultural reforms protest
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India: media worker and WHRD house visited by intruders
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India: farmers leader put under de facto house arrest
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India: media worker faces arrest over a 4-year-old story
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India: Supreme Court initiates proceeding against cartoonist on contempt accusation
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India: media outlet had Twitter account suspended after sharing about military violence
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India: Akhil Gogoi bail plea rejected after over a year pre-detention (Update)
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India: anti-caste WHRD temporarily arrested over a 2020 Facebook post
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India: WHRD and labour rights defender arrested on false charges
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India: media worker assaulted, threatened for reporting illegal cow slaughterhouse
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India: three media workers harassed, temporarily detained for covering local elections
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India: FoRB activist arrested, tests positive to COVID-19 while in prison
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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: minority rights defender banned from five districts for five months
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India: media worker severely beaten, intimidated
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India: community-based dedenders assaulted and shot at, NGO workers arrested
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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 criticising 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 arrested 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