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Pope stops short of direct Rohingya reference, says future of Myanmar depends on respecting ethnic groups

Pope says Myanmar should commit to respect for human rights

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Pope Francis said on Tuesday that Myanmar is suffering from civil conflict and hostilities "that have lasted all too long and created deep divisions", but in a speech in the country's capital he did not refer to the minority Rohingya ... Reuters, 2 weeks ago

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Sri Lanka faces fresh charges of human rights violations eight years after civil war came to an end

Sri Lanka's government faced increasing pressure on Friday to answer for alleged human rights violations following a recent war crimes lawsuit and allegations from over 50 men who said they were raped, branded or tortured as recently as this year. The post ...
 First Post.com1 month ago Sri Lanka govt faces pressure over torture, rape allegations  Business Standard1 month ago Sri Lanka faces pressure over torture, rape allegations  Deccan Herald1 month ago Civil War: Sri Lanka govt faces pressure over torture, rape allegations  DNA1 month ago

Syria: Over 3,000 people killed in Sept month alone

A London-based human rights group has said more than 3,000 people in Syria were killed in the country's civil war last month alone, the highest of the year. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the death toll for September stands at 3,055, of which ...
 News on Air2 months ago 3,000 killed in Syria in September: Monitor  Prokerala2 months ago

NGO condemns India's failure to ratify Convention Against Torture

IMPHAL, Oct 1 - Manipur-based Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights (CSCHR) said that during the session for the adoption of the outcome document on India's 3rd Universal Periodic Review (UPR) to improve its human rights situation, on September 21 last, the ...
 The Assam Tribune2 months ago
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China, accused of abuses, hosts human rights forum

China touted its political and development model as it hosted an inaugural global human rights forum, even as activists slammed the country’s own abuses. President Xi Jinping has overseen a sweeping crackdown on civil society since taking power in 2012, ...
 Asia Net India3 days ago We must fight for those fighting for human rights  Rediff.com3 days ago Halt action against Rohingyas: Right bodies to Myanmar  DNA2 weeks ago Structural reform of UN Human Rights treaty bodies urged  Prokerala1 month ago

Kashmir human shield: Payout refusal plea to be heard in Dec

The Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission will next month hear an appeal against state government's refusal to act on the commission order awarding Rs 10-lakh compensation to Farooq Ahmad Dar, who was used as a "human shield" by an Army officer earlier this year. Chairman SHRC Justice (retd) Bilal Nazki yesterday heard the appeal filed by Dar, against the government's decision not to act on the earlier recommendation of the commission. Justice Nazki listed the matter for final ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago JK govt refuses Rs 10 lakh compensation to 'human shield' Dar  Deccan Herald1 month ago

'Ideological forces in constitutional positions a threat to democracy'

Civil Rights activist and journalist Teesta Setalvad condemned the act of psychological warfare waged by ideological forces with an intention to create aggression and hatred among people belonging to different communities. She was delivering a lecture on ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Plight of Rohingyas: SC stresses balance between national security & human rights

Taking a sensitive approach towards the plight of Rohingyas, the Supreme Court opined the need for striking a balance between national security and human rights of the thousands of the Rohingyas who have taken refuge in India. Hearing a petition opposing the ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Anti-Pak protest by Baloch activists on International Human Rights Day

[South Korea], Dec 10 (ANI): The Baloch Republican Party (BPR), South Korea Chapter held an anti-Pakistan demonstration in Busan city on the International Human Rights Day. The protesters were holding placards demanding Pakistan to stop Baloch genocide and ...
 Sify1 day ago Baloch activists protest outside U.N. against Pakistani atrocities, human rights abuse  catchnews.com2 months ago BRP raises issue of enforced disappearances in Balochistan at UN  Business Standard2 months ago

Activists blame Pakistan for harbouring terrorists and targeting minorities

Political activists and human rights defenders have blamed Pakistan for crushing voices of dissent and harbouring terrorists.At a side-event titled "Freedom of Expression" at the 36th session of Human Rights Council in Geneva, the activists from Pakistan ...
 Business Standard2 months ago After India, Afghanistan slams Pakistan over decades-long terrorism  catchnews.com2 months ago Need no lessons from 'Terroristan': India slams Pak PM at UNGA  Rediff.com2 months ago Pakistan a 'terroristan': India says at UN  Mathrubhumi2 months ago
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