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New chairman appointed to U.N. mission probing Myanmar abuses

The United Nations' Human Rights Council has replaced the chairwoman of a team investigating allegations of killings and rape by Myanmar's security forces, it said on Thursday, amid concerns over her perceived bias. DNA, 5 hours ago

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Myanmar human rights issue worsens, with Rohingyas denied access to international organisations

The human rights situation in some of Myanmar’s states is deteriorating, with reports of the use of human shields by the armed forces, while the situation of Rohingyas has become “more complicated”, a United Nations (UN) investigator said on Monday at ...
 First Post.com3 days ago UN expert slams Myanmar gov't for worsening rights situation  DNA2 days ago UN expert slams Myanmar govt over worsening human rights situation  Business Standard2 days ago UN expert slams Myanmar gov't for worsening rights situation  Zee News2 days ago

Most humans 'wired' to lean right while kissing: study

Majority of humans are hardwired to lean to the right while kissing romantic partners, a study has found. Building on previous work from Western countries, the research is the first to investigate an inherent bias for turning the head to one side while people ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Majority of humans are hardwired to lean right when kissing  DNA1 week ago We are hardwired to lean right when we kiss  Rediff.com1 week ago

Syrian Observatory says eight killed in Ghouta air strikes

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said overnight air strikes killed at least eight people in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta.
 DNA2 days ago Syrian regime carries out air strikes near Damascus  News on Air4 days ago Syria activists: Despite truce, strikes near Damascus kill 8  Business Standard2 days ago Syrian warplanes strike near Damascus despite ceasefire - Syrian Observatory  DNA4 days ago

Turkey jails six human-rights activists for allegedly aiding terrorists

Turkey has jailed six human-rights activists, including Amnesty International's Turkey chief, for allegedly aiding terrorists.A court in Istanbul yesterday ordered them to remain behind bars until a trial.
 News on Air1 week ago Turkish court orders six rights activists held in custody - Hurriyet  DNA1 week ago Turkey court rules to keep six rights activists in custody  DNA1 week ago Istanbul court orders four activists detained again - website  DNA5 days ago

Merkel urges Iraq to probe alleged human rights abuses in Mosul

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday urged Iraqi President Haidar al-Abadi to investigate alleged human rights abuses that occurred during military operations to regain control of the city of Mosul from Islamic State militants.
 DNA1 week ago Iraq prime minister Haider al  First Post.com1 week ago

32 convicts allegedly tortured at Bengaluru jail in Sasikala row

The National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to two top Karnataka prison officials taking cognizance of a complaint about alleged torture and transfer of 32 convicts serving terms in the Central Prison here. An NHRC release here said that the ...
 MSN India1 week ago Bengaluru jail atrocities: Human rights commission slaps notices on Karnataka prison officials  India Today1 week ago NHRC notice to prisons chief over 'inhuman' treatment to 32 inmates  Deccan Herald1 week ago NHRC notice to Karnataka prison officials on 'torture' of 32  DNA1 week ago
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Malala Yousafzai criticises China for its treatment of Liu Xiaobo

Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Malala Yousafzai, has criticized China for its treatment of human rights activist and Peace Prize winner, Liu Xiaobo, who died last week. Speaking reporters in Nigeria, she said it is really tragic how States deny people freedom of ...
 News on Air1 week ago China says awarding Nobel Peace Prize to Liu Xiaobo was 'blasphemy'  Business Standard1 week ago China says awarding Nobel Prize to Liu Xiaobo was 'blasphemy'  DNA1 week ago Remembering Liu Xiaobo (1955-2017): China#39;s legendary human rights activist  Money Control1 week ago

Crossfire victims should be compensated

The National State Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has recommended a compensation of Rs 50,000 to two victims who were shot at as they were caught in a crossfire in Punjab. The apex Rights body has directed the Chief Secretary to disburse the amount within six ...
 DNA1 week ago J&K Rights body tells govt to pay Rs 10 lakh to "human shield"  DNA2 weeks ago SHRC asks J&K govt to compensate man used as 'Human Shield’ with Rs 10 Lakh  Zee News2 weeks ago Rs 10 lakh compensation to civilian allegedly used as human shield by Army major  MSN India2 weeks ago

European human rights court to rule on extremist online videos

The European Court of Human Rights will evaluate Belkacem's argument that his remarks in a series of videos on online platform YouTube fall within his freedoms of expression and religion and were not meant to incite violence.
 DNA1 week ago European human rights court rejects free speech defence of extremist videos  DNA1 week ago European Court of Human Rights rules against Russian law on homosexuality  First Post.com1 month ago EU human rights court rules Russian "gay propaganda" law  DNA1 month ago
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