Egypt parliament expels MP critical of human rights record

Egypt’s Parliament has expelled an MP who was an outspoken critic of the government’s human rights record. Mohammed Anwar Sadat, a nephew of the late President Anwar Sadat, was accused of forging signatures on a draft bill and leaking sensitive information to foreign organisations. Speaker Ali Abdel Aal said 468 of the 596 MPs in … Continue reading Egypt parliament expels MP critical of human rights record

BJP expelles 3 members from party in UP

UP BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya today expelled three party officials for six years, allegedly for carrying out anti-party activities and contesting elections against the party’s official candidates. The party leaders who have been expelled with immediate effect include state general secretary of Kisan Morcha Sujit Singh Tika (Varanasi North), member of state executive committee … Continue reading BJP expelles 3 members from party in UP

Two women to be charged with murder of Kim Jong-nam

AMN Two women implicated in the killing of the estranged brother of North Korea’s leader are to be charged with murder tomorrow. Malaysian Attorney General Mohamed Apandi Ali said, the women from Indonesia and Vietnam will be formally charged and could face death if convicted. The women allegedly smeared a deadly chemical over Kim Jong-nam’s … Continue reading Two women to be charged with murder of Kim Jong-nam

Ramjas violence: NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police

AMN National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to the Delhi Police Commissioner over allegations of police excesses outside Ramjas College in Delhi University campus on the 22nd of this month. The Commission has given him four weeks to submit a detailed report in the matter. It issued the notice on a complaint that police … Continue reading Ramjas violence: NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police