Jul 21, 2021 08:49 PM IST
The toolkit that was developed by Amnesty to enable users to check for malicious apps that may have infected their devices can be used to find out if the Pegasus spyware developed by Israel’s NSO Group to snoop in on journalists, ministers, and businessmen, has extracted data from your phone too.
- Feb 28, 2021 08:29 PM IST
Bangladesh's Digital Security Act (DSA) criminalises engaging in "propaganda" against the "spirit" of the 1971 Bangladeshi war of independence, the national anthem, the flag and the nation's founder Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, father of the current prime minister.
- Feb 16, 2021 08:38 PM IST
It said "both the entities have acquired the proceeds of crime and layered the same in the form of various movable properties. The order involves attachment of movable properties worth of Rs 17.66 crore being proceeds of crime".
- Feb 16, 2021 08:32 PM IST
The Indian arm of Amnesty has been under the radar of the central government for the alleged money-laundering and "illegal foreign funding" activities.
- Dec 09, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Until now, all the rich countries having 14 percent of the world's population secured 53 percent of the most promising COVID-19 vaccines.
- Sep 29, 2020 08:28 PM IST
The government's clarification comes in the wake of Amnesty International India's announcement earlier today that it had to shut down its operations in the country as its accounts had been frozen by the government.
- Sep 29, 2020 11:33 AM IST
In a statement, the Amnesty International India said that it came to know about the “ complete freezing of its bank accounts by the Government of India on September 10 2020’ which brought all the to a grinding halt
- Nov 15, 2019 08:00 PM IST
About a year ago, the Enforcement Directorate had raided the Amnesty International India office in connection with a foreign exchange contravention case.
- Aug 31, 2019 05:56 PM IST
The updated final NRC, which validates bonafide Indian citizens of Assam, was out on August 31, with over 19 lakh applicants who failed to make it to the list staring at an uncertain future.
- Nov 13, 2018 11:22 AM IST
The London-based global human rights organisation said it was revoking the Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest
- Sep 04, 2018 10:10 PM IST
"The government has no business telling the media to not use the term 'Dalit'. Government should respect the right of Dalit groups to identify themselves in the manner they choose," she said.
- Nov 15, 2017 10:07 AM IST
Microsoft disagreed with the pressure group's conclusions published on Wednesday.
- Jul 13, 2016 03:55 PM IST
The global human rights group said the Adivasi had suffered disproportionately from India's push for coal. One in six of the 87,000 Indians who have been displaced over the past 40 years by state-owned Coal India Ltd (CIL) is Adivasi, Amnesty said.
- Jun 06, 2016 06:05 PM IST
Qatar has reassured India that labour reforms will improve the conditions of more than half a million Indian migrants, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi raised concerns of abuses during a weekend visit to the Gulf state, a statement said on Monday.
- Mar 05, 2015 11:04 AM IST
"We took a hard look at ourselves on resettlement and what we found caused me deep concern," said World Bank President Jim Yong Kim in a statement.
- Apr 26, 2011 08:46 AM IST
Forced evictions of slum dwellers to make way for the 2016 Olympic Games show that human rights could suffer during Brazil's preparations for the event, the head of Amnesty International said on Monday.