6 July 2021
Yet again, Haryana BJP spokesperson Suraj Pal Amu makes communal hate speech calling for violence at public gathering; police take no action
International media watchdog ‘Reporters Without Borders’ names Prime Minister Modi in a list of anti-democratic leaders such as Kim Jong-un (North Korea) and Bashar Al-Assad (Syria) in a list of ‘Predators of Press Freedom’ who have suppressed the freedom of press
Hindu nationalist groups in Uttar Pradesh are using an anti-conversion law and working with the police to violently break up interfaith couples and spread the “Love Jihad” conspiracy theory; VHP leader describes a violent “counseling” session with a Hindu woman: He said, “When the girl said, ‘I will go with him,’ I gave her one punch and she started bleeding in the mouth"
A day after activist Stan Swamy's death, a report from an American forensic agency claims that incriminating evidence was falsely planted on the computer of Surendra Gadling, another accused in anti-terror law by the Modi government
New research on the impact of Covid on women: 1 in 4 Indian women (64 million) yet to recover paid work, were limiting food intake, unable to access essentials