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Desperate Times Now, desperate measures Channel broadcasts special show on ‘secret tapes’ using footage from Facebook Live by activists!

On Monday night, Times Now, a channel now infamous for making a mockery of journalism on a daily basis, put its foot in its mouth yet again, when it broadcast a ‘secret tape’ where several well-known human rights activists were seen and heard decrying the activities of Muslim extremist groups. The only problem was that…

UBC confers honorary doctorate on Teesta Setalvad Several well-known artists and activists also honoured

On Monday, June 22, The University of British Columbia conferred an honorary doctorate on human rights defender and journalist Teesta Setalvad. Due to the coronavirus outbreak the ceremony could not be held in person and the announcements were made online. Setalvad, who is secretary Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) as well as editor and…

Zamser Ali moves court for bail Noted Assamese human rights defender was arrested in a case of defamation

Zamser Ali, a well-known social activist and journalist, who also heads CJP’s Assam state team was today produced before the Chief Judicial Magistrate’s court in Mangaldai in Darrang district. He had been arrested on May 7, for making derogatory and defamatory social media posts against a woman professor of Mangaldai College who had herself allegedly…

CJP condemns arrest of human rights activist Zamser Ali in Assam Ali had raised his voice against the blatantly communal social media posts by Rupa Rani Bhuyan, a college professor

Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP)’s Assam state coordinator Zamser Ali who is a highly respected human rights activist and journalist, was arrested in Mangaldai on May 7, in connection with a case where he had objected to communal social media posts made by Rupa Rani Bhuyan, who teaches English at the Mangaldai College. CJP…

COVID19 – Central govt advisories, notifications, guidelines A comprehensive resource for all relevant documents released by the Centre in relation to COVID-19

The Central government has been issuing advisories, notifications, guidelines and other such communiques ever since the COVID-19 outbreak in India. These include travel advisories and guidelines for airports for screening international travellers arriving in India. The next stage of local and community transmissions brought in more and more such notifications and guidelines aimed at not…

कोविड-19: जरूरतमंदों को गैर-चिकित्सा राहत प्रदान करने वाले वॉलंटियर्स के लिए दिशा-निर्देश अपनी खुद की सुरक्षा और दूसरों को आश्वस्त करने के लिए नीचे दिए गए दिशानिर्देशों का पालन करना अनिवार्य है

कोरोना संकट से पूरे भारत में बहुत सारे लोगों के लिए ज़रूरी सामान की किल्लत हो गई है. जबकि चिकित्सा, राहत और पुनर्वास जारी है, परन्तु ज़मीनी सतह पर हाशिये पर रह रहे गरीब समुदायों में इस महामारी की जानकारी फैलाना और इस मुसीबत को पार करने लायक सहायता करना आवश्यक है. यदि आप ज़रूरतमंद…

Covid-19 volunteer guidelines in Bengali এই গাইডলাইন তাদের জন্য যারা কোভিড-১৯ সংকট চলাকালীন স্বেচ্ছাসেবক হিসেবে নিজেকে নিয়োজিত করেছেন বা করবেন

ভারতে কোভিড-১৯ সংকট চলাকালীন সমগ্র দেশজুড়ে  অনেকেই অত্যাবশ্যকীয় জিনিসপত্র থেকে বঞ্চিত হয়েছে। চিকিৎসা- ত্রাণসামগ্রী এবং পুনর্বাসনের কাজ চলছে,এখন প্রয়োজন স্বেচ্ছাসেবকের যারা সমাজের প্রান্তিক শ্রেণি বা সাধারণ জনগণের  কাছে এই মহামারী সম্পর্কে সচেতনতা ছড়িয়ে দিতে পারে এবং প্রয়োজনীয় সামগ্রী গুলো পৌঁছে দিতে পারে। আপনি যদি এমন কেউ হন যে ব্যক্তি সক্ষমতা বা কোনও সংস্থার সাথে স্বেচ্ছায়…

Covid-19: স্বেচ্ছাসেৱক সকলে মানিবলগীয়া নিৰ্দেশাৱলী Covid-19 ৰ সংকটে সমগ্ৰ দেশজুৰি বহুজনক অত্যাৱশ্যকীয় সামগ্ৰীৰ পৰা বঞ্ছিত কৰিছে ।

Covid-19 ৰ সংকটে সমগ্ৰ দেশজুৰি বহুজনক অত্যাৱশ্যকীয় সামগ্ৰীৰ পৰা বঞ্ছিত কৰিছে । তথাপিও স্বেচ্ছাসেৱকসকলে তৃণমূল পৰ্যায়ত প্ৰান্তিক জনগণৰ মাজত এই মহামাৰী সম্পৰ্কে সজাগতা সৃষ্টিৰ লগতে এই সময়ত যাতে তেওঁলোকে কোনো অভাৱ আৰু অসুবিধাৰ সন্মুখীন নহয় তাৰ নিশ্চিতি প্ৰদান কৰাটো প্ৰয়োজনীয়। যদি আপুনি ব্যক্তিগত সামৰ্থ্যৰে অথবা কোনো সংস্থাৰ সৈতে যুক্ত হৈ  স্বেচ্ছাসেৱকৰ দায়িত্ব গ্ৰহণ কৰিব খোজে…

CJP against Covid: CJP maps aid to the marginalised adversely impact by the lockdown To help relief workers reach the most affected by the crisis, use the information made available below

In its fight against Covid-19, Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) has begun its #CJPAgainstCovid initiative to help the most marginalized and needy impacted during the lockdown. To connect relief workers with those providing aid, please use the Public Google Sheet for the same. Click here to open the google sheet  Related: Covid-19: guidelines for…

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CJP appeals to groups aiding victims of the NRC process to stand together: Assam Press Release

Not for the first time, a section of the press recently questioned attempts by law students as well as legal and civil rights groups to reach down to the grassroots and assist the victims of the NRC and citizenship related process in Assam. It didn’t matter that help was being provided to some of the…

Extremely Wicked and Shockingly Vile: Social media abuzz with note claiming CJP is anti-NRC NRC authority issues clarification, claims it has nothing to do with its creation or circulation of said note

For the last few days a note is being circulated on Whatsapp groups claiming that Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) and its secretary Teesta Setalvad are against the National Register of Citizens (NRC) and are engaging in anti-national activities. However, the NRC authority has clarified that it has nothing to do with the offensive…

Teesta Setalvad Case: Supreme Court Expresses Astonishment at Gujarat High Court Judgement NewsClick

The apex court bench issued notice, stayed the high court’s observations, and directed tagging of the case with an earlier and related matter. “How could the Gujarat High Court simultaneously grant anticipatory bail, and allow the police the liberty to take activists Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand into custody?” an astounded CJI Ranjan Gogoi-led bench…

Who is Teesta Setalvad? The Daily Eye

She’s simple, strong and she talks straight. She’s also one of the very few among us, who remains committed to fighting for the survival of India’s democracy in a toxic environment where, when you question the government, you’re called antinational, when you question the poor economic policies of the government, you’re tagged as one who hates…

खोज केस: गुजरात हाई कोर्ट ने तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ और जावेद आनंद को दी अग्रिम ज़मानत न्याय और सच्चाई की हुई जीत

पत्रकार, शिक्षाविद् और मानवाधिकार कार्यकर्ता तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ को गुजरात उच्च न्यायालय से एक बड़ी जीत हासिल हुई है. गुजरात उच्च न्यायालय ने मानव संसाधन विकास मंत्रालय के सर्व शिक्षा अभियान कार्यक्रम के तहत तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ के एनजीओ खोज को प्रदत्त धन का दुरूपयोग करने के मामले में अग्रिम ज़मानत दी है. अदालत ने उनके सहयोगी पत्रकार और…

Teesta Setalvad and Javed Anand get Anticipatory Bail in Khoj Case Truth wins as Guj HC provides relief to Human Rights Defenders

In a huge victory, the Gujarat High Court has granted anticipatory bail to journalist, educationist and human rights activist Teesta Setalvad in connection to a case of alleged misappropriation of funds obtained by her education NGO Khoj from the Ministry of Human Resources Development under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan. The court also granted bail to her…

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