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police brutality

Outrage in Belgium as video reveals police violence on custodial death victim

The issue, which happened in 2018, has gained extra prominence after the death of George Floyd in US' Minneapolis

20 Aug 2020 3:58 PM

DC Edit | Police brutality reflects failure of governance

The government of Tamil Nadu has failed to grasp the enormity of torture and third degree methods used liberally within the police stations

29 Jun 2020 5:24 PM

AA Edit | Safety not so much as policing

With protests following Floyd’s death claiming around 18 American lives, discussions are on as to how to accomplish the aforesaid reform

09 Jun 2020 8:26 PM

Protesters worldwide internalise US’s Black Lives Matter movement

The global protests reflect rising anger over similar mistreatment by police towards ethnic minorities in different countries

07 Jun 2020 3:51 PM

'It was a public execution'

Cops fire rubber bullets and tear gas on thousands protesting over the death of another African-American at the hands of US law enforcement

28 May 2020 8:59 AM


Violating fundamental rights in the name of Covid would lead to a human rights disaster: UN

Police and other security forces using excessive force to make people abide by lockdowns are reported worldwide

27 Apr 2020 4:45 PM

22-yr-old Chennai boy assaulted by cop for refusing to pay bribe

Haroon Sait, victim, revealed that he asked the policeman to confiscate his bike, but the cop got angry and started assaulting him.

23 Jul 2018 9:15 PM

Dozens of cars, buildings torched as riots enter third night in France

Riots emerged in western France over fatal police shooting of young man, latest flare-up of tension between police, youths in poor suburbs.

06 Jul 2018 1:59 PM

Watch: US cop uses stun gun on unarmed man for not following instructions

Video has received 2.4 mln views, is latest incident to spark public outcry in US over excessive use of force by police against black men.

01 Jul 2018 8:29 PM

Video: Police assaults, arrests Utah nurse for protecting patient information

Alex Wubbels showed videos from police officers' body-worn cameras of her arrest at the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City.

02 Sep 2017 12:02 PM


Police forced me to eat faeces, drink detergent: 2005 Delhi blasts accused

The police also forced him to sign 200 blank papers, with the threat that they had other means of implicating him for the crime.

22 Feb 2017 11:19 AM