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Advocate Navkiran Singh Joins Aam Aadmi Party; Appointed as In...

Punjab and Haryana High Court lawyer and activist Advo. Navkiran Singh today joined the Aam Aadmi Party. He was inducted to AAP at Lambi conference held by the Aam Aadmi Party at Kolianwali village. The News Advocate Navkiran Singh Joins Aam Aadmi Party; ... Sikh Siyasat Online, 1 month ago

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Angelina Jolie slams Trump travel ban, calls for 'compassionate America'

Actress and human rights advocate Angelina Jolie on Thursday said U. S. President Donald Trump's executive order barring travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries hurts vulnerable refugees and could fuel extremism.
 DNA3 weeks ago

Loss of 'A' status for NHRC: What its means for human rights in India

New Delhi [India], Feb.20 (ANI): In its recent session, the Global Alliance for National Human Rights Institutions ('GANHRI') has decided to defer the re-accreditation decision concerning the human rights commissions of India and seven other countries. The ...
 Sify4 days ago SC raps Centre; gives it a week to appoint NHRC DG  Rediff.com1 month ago SC notice to NHRC on plea for law on custodial torture  Business Standard1 month ago Gujarat: NHRC issues notice over victimization of Dalit prisoners in Amreli district jail  Sify1 month ago

What kind of First Lady will Melania Trump make?

Eleanor Roosevelt, a advocate of civil and gender rights, invested the American First Lady's role with meaning. Jackie Kennedy was her husband's unofficial envoy, including to Asia. Betty Ford is remembered for changing the discourse on addiction. Does Mrs Donald Trump realise that her immediate predecessor, Michelle Obama, is not the only hard act to follow, wonders Kanika Datta. IMAGE: Melania and Donald Trump in New York in September during the presidential campaign.Melania is, inevitably, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Yashwant Sinha-led Kashmir team suggests talks with Hurriyat

A Yashwant Sinha-led civil society panel has suggested "improving" the human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir and initiating talks with all stakeholders including separatist groups like Hurriyat Conference. The Concerned Citizen Group had made another set of recommendations after their second visit to the Kashmir Valley last month -- that included urgent psychological counselling for minor detainees. The panel had first visited the Valley in October after which it had recommended an ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Dozens of garment workers, labor leaders facing unfair criminal cases in Bangladesh: HRW

[United States], Feb 15 (ANI): New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said in a report released on Wednesday that dozens of garment workers and labor leaders are facing unfair or apparently fabricated criminal cases in Bangladesh after wage strikes in ...
 Sify1 week ago

UN rights expert warns about possible reprisals in Myanmar

The United Nations (UN) special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, has warned about possible reprisals against the people she met during her recent visit to Myanmar from January 9 to 21.Lee noted that she was particularly ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

The illusion of human rights with "Chinese characteristics"

[China], Dec.14 (ANI): China lauds it's whizz bang economic growth as evidence that the country is on the right track with the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) at the helm. Ironically, it also trots out its spectacular advancement as a reason why it can, indeed ...
 Sify2 months ago

US, EU call on China to release political prisoners

As the world observes Human Rights Day today, the United States and the European Union said that political prisoners in China should be freed. USA ambassador to China Max Baucus expressed his concern over the detention of Chinese lawyers in a statement.
 Sify2 months ago

Egyptian women's rights advocate Azza Soliman freed on bail

Soliman, founder of the Center for Egyptian Women's Legal Assistance (CEWLA), was freed after paying a 20,000 pounds. Egyptian human rights defenders said they face the worst government clampdown in their history
 DNA2 months ago
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