British companies setting up shop in Asian countries like India, China and Bangladesh will soon be bound by a new government policy to uphold safety and human rights of its workers. The "Business and Human Rights policy" is being finalized jointly by ... Times of India, 1 hour ago
UK to finalise first-ever business, human rights policy after Savar tragedy - New Age Bangladesh, 2 days ago
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KABUL (Reuters) - About 600 Afghan women and girls are behind bars for so-called moral crimes, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said on Tuesday, the highest number since the Taliban were toppled almost twelve years ago. Running away from home, usually from abuse and ...Reuters, 1 hour ago
Russia is facing a renewed barrage of international criticism, led by the European Union, over its human rights record in connection with an ongoing clampdown on non-governmental organizations and a State Duma proposal to ban so-called "homosexual ...Moscow Times, 21 hours ago EU Officials Berate Russia Over Rights Abuses Moscow Times, 1 day ago EU Criticizes Russia's 'Worrying' Human Rights Situation Huffington Post, 1 day ago EU says worried by Russia’s human rights record First Post.com, 1 day ago
A US-based Sikh group today said that it will challenge an American district court's decision of dismissing human rights violations case against Parkash Singh Badal.First Post.com, 1 day ago Law suit against Badal – SJF to challenge dismissal in US Court of appeals; Case of Witness Tampering not of Mistaken Identity, claims SFJ Sikh Siyasat Online, 22 hours ago Sikh Rights group to challenge dismissal of Badal case in US Business Standard, 1 day ago US Federal court dismissed Human rights law suit against Punjab CM Badal on technical grounds Sikh Siyasat Online, 2 days ago
Companies seeking to comply with SA8000 have to adopt policies and procedures that protect human rights of workers which include compliance to global standards on no child labour, health, safety etcMSN India, 4 days ago Uninor Named Best Place To Work By Labour Rights NGO Silicon India, 6 hours ago
The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) had asked the police to investigate into the death of a minor boy allegedly at the hands of his belt shop employer last week, who was in an inebriated condition, at Karmanghat and also find out more on mushrooming of ...Times of India, 18 hours ago SHRC directs PC to investigate Charan's misbehaviour with employees New Kerala, 1 week ago
Sri Lanka today said it will apprise Canada of the progress in the human rights situation on the island in view of the upcoming Commonwealth summit in Colombo which Ottawa has threatened to boycott.Business Standard, 22 hours ago
Professor Aaron Fellmeth, a Faculty Fellow in the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law's Center for Law and Global Affairs, was recently appointed chair of the International Human Rights Committee by the American Branch of the International Law ...Arizona State University, 16 hours ago Take up Sarabjit issue with International Human Rights Commission: Ajmer Dargah head to Centre Times of India, 2 weeks ago
An international human rights group said Monday that respect for basic rights and liberties has declined in Sri Lanka in the four years since the government defeated separatist Tamil rebels to end a civil war. Human Rights Watch said the Sri Lankan ...ABC News, 1 day ago Rights, liberties threatened in Sri Lanka, says rights body Prokerala, 1 day ago Rights group criticises Sri Lankas rights record Business Line, 2 hours ago Rights group criticizes Sri Lankas rights record New Delhi News.Net, 1 day ago
Sudha Ramalingam, an advocate at the Madras High Court, says depending on the case and nature of assault, corporal punishment, when it occurs within the four walls of the house, can be classified as either simple assault, domestic violence or sexual ...New Indian Express, 1 day ago
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