Sikh community outrage over India in London

Protests taking place demanding end of atrocities against Sikhs and Kashmiris by the Indian government turned violent in central London today, with at least three people injured and two arrested by Scotland Yard. The protests were mainly organised by a host of Sikh organisations seeking release of Sikh prisoners in Indian jails. The Sikh demonstrators … Continue reading Sikh community outrage over India in London

Istanbul unrest on Women’s Day

While many around the world celebrated International Women's Day as a progressive movement towards equality between men and women. Six pro-government newspapers in Turkey on Monday, called for a campaign against what they called enemies of the call to prayer, referring to women who jeered during the adhan coming from a nearby mosque during a … Continue reading Istanbul unrest on Women’s Day

Make it Write! Human Rights report 2017

Internationally, human rights records are at crisis level. An institutional right to every human being from birth regardless of any bias, yet so few countries manage to uphold their responsibilities to their citizens. In some cases western countries fairing no better. The UK fortunately stands highly amongst its western counterparts with a very good human … Continue reading Make it Write! Human Rights report 2017