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Dense smog poses risk to health of every person in Lahore: AI

11 November, 2019 12:10 pm 12:10 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Amnesty International (AI) on Friday has issued a warning that the dense smog poses a risk to the health of every person in Lahore, a city of more than 10 million people. The air pollution due to the smog put in danger the lives of million people in Lahore. AI urged … Read More

Amnesty International, demands, immediate, release, detainees, IOK

Amnesty International demands immediate release of all detainees held in IO...

10 October, 2019 11:00 am 11:00 am

LONDON (KMS) – London-based world human rights watchdog – Amnesty International – has said that it documented a clear pattern of the Indian authorities arbitrarily detaining activists, politicians and even children if they are thought to hold dissenting opinions, as the crackdown in Occupied Kashmir continues. After conducting interviews in Occupied Kashmir in the last … Read More

US can play positive role in resolving Kashmir issue: PM

09 September, 2019 8:49 am 8:49 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan said the US can play a positive role in resolving the Kashmir issue. Speaking to US Senator Lindsey Graham, the prime minister said Indian steps are clear threat to regional peace and stability. He also mentioned that a human tragedy is being witnessed in Indian … Read More


PM Imran appreciates AI’s role in highlighting Indian atrocities in I...

09 September, 2019 2:25 am 2:25 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan Sunday lauded the role of Amnesty International (AI) in presenting the real state of human rights in the Occupied Kashmir and amplifying the voices of the Kashmiri population in a state of seven-week long lockdown. The premier was discussing the dire human rights and humanitarian situation … Read More

Amnesty International, launches, drive, #LetKashmirSpeak, lifting, IOK blackout

Amnesty International launches drive #LetKashmirSpeak, demands lifting of I...

09 September, 2019 3:47 pm 3:47 pm

NEW DELHI (92 News) – Amnesty International has launched a global campaign in a bid to highlight the human cost of the lockdown in Indian Occupied Kashmir, saying that the draconian communication blackout is an outrageous protracted assault on the civil liberties of the Kashmiris. “The blackout has now been a month old and cannot … Read More

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AI calls on Indian govt to release all political leaders in IOK

08 August, 2019 12:44 pm 12:44 pm

LONDON (Web Desk) – Amnesty International (AI) has called on the Indian government to immediately release all political leaders in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) and put an end to the deliberate silencing of voices in the region. Following the unilateral revocation of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution that guaranteed special status to Jammu and … Read More

UNSC should resolve issue keeping Kashmiris’ human rights at centre: AI

08 August, 2019 10:30 pm 10:30 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Amnesty International Secretary General Kumi Naidoo has said the people of Occupied Jammu and Kashmir should not be treated as pawns in a political crisis, and the international community must come together to call for their human rights to be respected. “For the first time in decades the United Nations Security … Read More

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India abusing ‘lawless’ detention act in IOK: Amnesty International

06 June, 2019 4:06 pm 4:06 pm

SRINAGAR (Reuters) –  The Indian government is widely misusing a law allowing for detention without trial in the Occupied Kashmir, and fuelling animosity with it, the human rights group Amnesty International said. The Public Safety Act (PSA) was a ‘lawless law’ under which the authorities hold children, old people and the disabled, and it should … Read More

Amnesty International calls for fair probe into Pulwama massacre

12 December, 2018 11:19 am 11:19 am

NEW DELHI (KMS) – The world human rights watchdog Amnesty International has demanded a thorough and independent investigation into the massacre of civilians by Indian forces in Occupied Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday. Asmita Basu, the Programs Director of Amnesty India in a statement in New Delhi said, “Authorities must conduct a full and independent … Read More

Karnataka home minister gives clean chit to Amnesty International

08 August, 2016 12:42 pm 12:42 pm

BENGALURU (92 News) – Karnataka home minister Dr G Parameshwara has on Sunday given a clean chit to Amnesty International in the anti-India sloganeering controversy. Addressing a public event on the occasion of the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and former chief minister D Devaraj Urs, Karnataka Home Minister Parameshwara said that … Read More