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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, 2 months ago

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Jerusalem Post, 2 months ago
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New Age Bangladesh, 1 month ago
Pakistan Today, 1 month ago

UAE rights activist detained for social media criticism

A leading human rights advocate in the United Arab Emirates has been detained and is being investigated for cybercrimes that include criticising the government on social media sites. The state-run WAM news agency reported today that the Public Prosecution for ...
 Business Standard6 days ago

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.
 DNA1 month 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 ...
 Sify1 month ago SC raps Centre; gives it a week to appoint NHRC DG  Rediff.com2 months ago SC notice to NHRC on plea for law on custodial torture  Business Standard2 months ago Gujarat: NHRC issues notice over victimization of Dalit prisoners in Amreli district jail  Sify2 months ago

Keep defending human rights: Kuchibhotla's wife to tech giants

Sunayana, the widow of Srinivas Kuchibhotla killed in the US in an apparent hate crime, today urged the leaders of global tech industry to keep defending human rights as they too employ a large number of immigrants. "Thanks to people like Satya Nadella ...
 Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Kuchibhotla's wife expresses wish to return to the US  Deccan Herald3 weeks 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.com2 months 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.com2 months ago

Africa whistleblowers' initiative launches in Senegal

Lawyers and human rights campaigners launched an initiative for African whistleblowers in Senegal on today, aimed at providing a secure means of exposing wrongdoing on the continent. African nations such as Somalia, South Sudan, Libya and Guinea-Bissau ...
 Business Standard2 weeks 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 month 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 Standard2 months ago
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