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Archive of entries posted on September 2008

Scrap Salwa Judum : Brigandry in the name of self-defence

The Tribune, September 27, 2008 Editorial THE Supreme Court has strongly disapproved of the Chhattisgarh government’s Salwa Judum or self-defence group to combat the increasing Naxalite menace. It has directed the government to follow the recommendations of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in this regard. The NHRC’s report, presented to the court, is believed [...]


UPDATE On Dr. Binayak Sen’s TRIAL (15 Sep 2008)

UPDATE On Dr. Binayak Sen’s TRIAL: “QUESTIONS ON DR. BINAYAK SEN’S TRIAL” • Is the Trial Fair? • Are Provisions of Cr.P.C. followed in “letter” and “spirit”? • Why is Chhattisgarh Police getting desperate? • Why the delay tactics? Raipur, 15th September, 2008: The last dates of trial of Dr. Binayak Sen, General Secretary, Chhattisgarh [...]