» 01/25/2018, 09.36
Kerala: 800-day sit-in to demand justice for brother 'killed' in custody
SR Sreejith has become a "hero" on social media. The hashtag "#JusticeForSreejith" has received thousands of shares. The 26-year-old brother beaten up by agents, perhaps to punish him for a relationship with one of the officer’s fiancé.
01/02/2018 09:08:00 INDIA
782 day sit in ends after police promise to investigate 'murdered' brother
SR Sreejith has become a social media "hero". His peaceful protest before Kerala State Secretariat. His brother Sreejeev died in police custody. Between 2010 and 2015, at least 591 deaths in custody.
Mar Baselios, “pastor of the Syro-Malankara Church,” dies
The prelate dies at the age of 71 from a heart attack. The archbishop of Mumbai remembers him. India’s Christian community mourns a charismatic leader, involved in education interfaith dialogue, and the search for the truth.
09/05/2012 INDIA - ITALY
Two more months in Kerala for the Italian Marines, but not in jail
The Supreme Court still must address the issue of jurisdiction, delayed until July after the summer break. Government of Kerala orders the transfer to suitable accommodation. Pastor of Quilon: "We hope that the marines can return home soon."
Zhejiang, tax increase results in mass protest
In Huzhou, considered the world capital of children's clothing, thousands of people took to the streets to protest a tax increase: employers and workers, who attacked government buildings and police cars. At least 28 arrests.
12/03/2012 INDIA - ITALY
More than 230,000 fishermen protest against local authorities
Fishermen demand greater security and protection at sea, including satellite communications, an emergency hotline and a beefed-up coast guard. The case against the Italian marines continues. "We are waiting for the ballistic test. It is the only way to find the truth," Quilon parish priest says.
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