Amnesty International(Search results - 16)
Top StoriesJul 22, 2021, 11:57 AM IST
Pegasus espionage scandal may be falling apart; Govt advisor says larger mischief is afoot
Was the Pegasus espionage scandal spun around an 'indicative' list manufactured by Amnesty International?
Top StoriesJul 19, 2021, 7:46 PM IST
'Aap Chronology Samajhiye!': Amit Shah targets Opposition over raking up Pegasus snooping scandal
"This (Pegasus scandal) is a report by the disrupters for the obstructers. Disrupters are global organisations that do not like India progressing. Obstructers are political players in India who do not want India to progress," Union Home Minister Amit Shah said.
TechnologyJul 19, 2021, 5:21 PM IST
IT Minister in Parliament: Claims on Pegasus use have no substance, questions timing of report
Making a statement in the Lok Sabha over the reported use of spyware Pegasus, Ashwini Vaishnaw clarified that any form of illegal surveillance is not possible with the checks and balances present with the legal framework and its robust institutions.
TechnologyJul 19, 2021, 12:56 PM IST
Israeli surveillance firm rejects claims about Pegasus spyware misuse
Some nations in the list of vetted customers mentioned by media reports are not even clients, said NSO Group while rejecting the claims about the misuse of the Pegasus spyware.
TechnologyJul 19, 2021, 12:04 AM IST
How does Pegasus spyware work? Can you detect it on your phone?
Vinod Bhattathiripad, cyber forensic expert and honorary chief technology advisor of Kerala Police Director General of Police, demystifies the controversial Pegasus Project.
Top StoriesJul 18, 2021, 11:03 PM IST
Govt: Claims of snooping using Pegasus are conjecture, an attempt to malign Indian democracy
The government of India has rejected the claims surrounding state-sponsored surveillance on specific people and asserted that it has no concrete basis or truth associated with it whatsoever.
TechnologyJul 18, 2021, 10:21 PM IST
New Pegasus scandal erupts; Phones of 50,000 people targeted using Israeli firm's spyware
According to an investigation carried out by multiple media outlets, the phone numbers of several journalists and activists were on the leaked list of potential targets for surveillance.
EuropeMar 8, 2021, 5:39 PM IST
Muslims cry foul after Switzerland bans face coverings
The referendum saw just about 51.2 per cent of Swiss voters vote to ban the veil in public spaces except for places of worship.
IndiaSep 29, 2020, 7:20 PM IST
Human Rights cannot be an excuse for defying the law of the land: MHA
Here's what the Home Ministry has stated as the ED has filed an FIR against Amnesty International on violation of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act
VideoSep 29, 2020, 1:11 PM IST
Amnesty International halts India operations; alleges Govt 'witch-hunt'
Human rights organization Amnesty International has halted its India operations & said it had to let go of its staff after its accounts were frozen earlier this month as part of what it called a "witch-hunt" by the government over its adverse reports. Watch this video for more.
Aug 24, 2016, 2:17 AM IST
Kashmiri forum seeks agency probe and ban on Amnesty
Amnesty had been slapped with sedition charges for the August 13 Bengaluru event it held as part of a campaign to seek justice for "victims of human rights violations" in Jammu and Kashmir
Aug 20, 2016, 8:54 AM IST
Bengaluru police slap kidnapping charges on ABVP protestors
It was alleged that ABVP activists forcefully took students, including minors, from KTSV PU college in Bengaluru to participate in the protest
Aug 19, 2016, 5:08 AM IST
Govt unlikely to allow Amnesty to have larger base in India
The authorities have also decided to ask Amnesty India to get itself registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA) after a preliminary inquiry found the organisation had "bypassed" laws while accepting foreign funds in the last 16 years.
Aug 18, 2016, 2:53 PM IST
Amid controversies and probes, Amnesty's plans for India stumble
Authorities have decided to ask Amnesty India to get itself registered under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), putting a brake on the NGOs plans to make India their South Asia 'hub'