Death in India’s sewers: Deceased manual scavengers’ kin protest, demand justice

The ‘job’ overwhelmingly employes members of the oppressed Dalit communities (mostly from Valmiki caste), who are often forced to become manual scavengers due to lack of employment opportunities and systemic discrimination.

Closure of border crossing is another brutal chapter in Israel’s siege of Gaza

Over the years, Israel has deployed a number of measures that have violated the rights of the residents of Gaza and are in contravention of various international laws

Israel’s ‘Jewish nation’ law raises fears of further oppression of Arabs

Arab members of the Knesset labelled it a racist law amounting to apartheid. Hebrew has been designated the sole official language of the state