Amnesty international

Ashoka, an undertrial, was released due to efforts by Amnesty International India. According to the human rights organization, 250,000 Indians languish in jail without being convicted of any crime, awaiting their day in court. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint

How a small donation secures freedom

5 min read . 06 Oct 2016
Sedition drama

Sedition drama

1 min read . 24 Aug 2016
A right wing group protests against Amnesty International India in New Delhi. Photo: PTI<br />

Repeal the sedition law

3 min read . 19 Aug 2016
In a marquee development on 7 January, Royal Dutch Shell Plc. agreed to pay £55 million (about Rs530 crore) in an out-of-court settlement to a community of fishermen in Nigeria. Photo: Bloomberg<br />

Shell and the liability debate

3 min read . 09 Jan 2015