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Human rights fighter wins ‘Alternative Nobel Prize’

Colin Gonsalves, no relative of mine, is an extraordinary human being. His heart is in the right place and it beats for the poorest of the poor, the dispossessed and the marginalized of India irrespective of their caste, creed and colour. No wonder, the ... The Financial Chronicle, 4 days ago

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NHRC gets tough with govts over traffic cops' pollution woes

In a good news for traffic policemen facing the wrath of rising air pollution, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is getting tough with governments. The NHRC on Monday threatened "coercive" action against the central and state governments, if they do ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Human trafficking in India  Rediff.com1 month ago

Pakistan’s ‘Pashtun Spring’ pits human rights demands against War on Terror politics

After years of tension and exclusion, it seems Pakistan’s Pashtuns – the country’s second-largest ethnic group – have had enough. In January, a large crowd began protesting after 27-year-old shopkeeper Naqibullah Mehsud was shot dead ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Why getting the 'right' price for Air India will be a tough task

If the government is asking a maximum price for Air India but mandates to keep old personnel, it will not match. The government is likely to include a clause in the share purchase agreement to ensure Air India employees do not lose jobs immediately after privatisation.   This would entail that a successful bidder take the employees of Air India and Air India Express on its payroll for a period of one year after the completion of the sale. According to the latest figures available, the two ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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Organising rally in support of rape accused a shameful act: CPI(M)

Senior CPI(M) leader and MLA M Y Tarigami today termed the rally organised by a fringe right-wing group, demanding the release of the accused in the rape and murder of a minor girl, as the most "shameful act" and against human values.He expressed hope that ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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UN wants prosecutions for South Sudan war crimes

A UN rights commission in South Sudan today said there was sufficient evidence to charge at least 41 senior officers and officials with war crimes and crimes against humanity. South Sudan's four-year-old civil war has been characterised by extreme brutality ...
 News on Air1 month ago Gang rapes and beheadings: UN reveals new South Sudan abuses Gang rapes and beheadings: UN reveals new South Sudan abuses  Business Standard1 month ago

International Women's Day: 5 times women take to streets to safeguard their rights

Today most of the women across the globe would be receiving messages from friends and colleagues wishing them and congratulating them and calling it their day but it is time to reckon, rollback and have a look at the year 2017 women related laws passed. These ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago Iranian women risk arrest: Daughters of the revolution  catchnews.com1 month ago

Fresh raids pound Syria's rebel Douma after talks falter

Renewed air strikes have hit the last Opposition holdout in Syrias Eastern Ghouta, leaving 70 civilians dead in around 24 hours, as regime troops pressed an offensive to pressure rebels to withdraw. Eleven people also suffered breathing problems in Douma, the ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago 250 civilians killed in Syria 'bombardment'  Sify1 month ago Despite UN ceasefire, airstrikes kill 7 in Syria  Sify1 month ago UN Security Council approves 30-day Syria ceasefire resolution  Sify1 month ago

Facebook apologises after Myanmar groups blast Zuckerberg

Facebook today apologised to Myanmar civil society groups who took issue with Mark Zuckerberg's defence of the platform's record on curbing hate speech roiling the country.Facebook has been battered by allegations that its platform has helped fuel communal ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

'Final evacuation deal' reached for Syria's Ghouta

A final deal has been reached for fighters and civilians to leave the last opposition-held pocket of Eastern Ghouta, a monitor said today, paving the way for Syria's regime to retake the onetime rebel enclave near Damascus.The deal brokered by regime ally ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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