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Canada's hypocrisy on Human Rights and Commonwealth funding
Sri Lanka Daily News

Canada's hypocrisy on Human Rights and Commonwealth funding

The Canadian Government that has still to be humane and recognize the rights of its indigenous people, the First Nations and other aboriginals, is throwing its weight on Sri Lanka, over alleged Human Rights issues here. Taking a cue from the UNHRC ... Sri Lanka Daily News, 24 minutes ago

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ASIA: IRIN weekly humanitarian round-up 485 18 April 2014

Unclear path for Sri Lankan war probe COLOMBO، 15/4/2014 (IRIN) - Human rights activists and academics in Sri Lanka remain divided over how best to proceed in the investigation of alleged war crimes committed during the final days of the country's ...
 IRIN10 hours ago 17/04/2014 Human rights activist meets with Guba resident arrested over joining Nurculuk movement  Azeri-Press Information Agency1 day ago Sri Lanka, Christian activists: With John XXIII, defending human rights  CBCP News2 days ago The Himalayan Times  Himalayan times1 week ago

Russian Human Rights Council ready to mediate Ukrainian conflict

Members of Russia's Presidential Human Rights Council (HRC) are willing to mediate the conflict in Ukraine, according to the statement published on the Councils website Friday. "The crisis can only be solved through dialogue between the ...
 Voice of Russia4 hours ago Ukraine's entry ban on Russian men violates human rights - Russian official  Voice of Russia1 day ago Restrictions on Russians to enter Ukraine violate human rights  Itar Tass1 day ago Distortion Is Ukraine's True Human-Rights Threat, UN Study Says  BusinessWeek3 days ago

UN investigator wants N. Korea to face ICC

But China, a veto-wielding UN Security Council member, says UN human rights probe makes unfounded accusations. The chief UN investigator into human rights abuses in North Korea appealed to the UN Security Council on Thursday to refer the situation ...
 Haaretz22 hours ago U.N. inquiry chief wants North Korea hauled before international court  Sharenet23 hours ago U.N. inquiry chief wants N.Korea hauled before international court  Reuters India21 hours ago UN inquiry chief wants N.Korea hauled before international court  World Bulletin14 hours ago

Chinese HR activist Xu Zhiyong sentenced to four years in jail for disrupting public order

A Chinese court has reportedly sentenced renowned human rights activist Xu Zhiyong to four years in prison on account of "gathering crowds to disrupt public order". Famous for his campaigns for children's rights and against corruption, Xu was arrested in July ...
 Sify2 months ago Activists sentenced for disrupting order during protest  Global Times5 hours ago China court sentences human rights activist to four years in jail  News on Air2 months ago
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Irom Sharmila not allowed t...

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on a fast for 13 years against a special, stringent anti-terror act in Manipur, was on Thursday not allowed to vote in the Lok Sabha polls as per law. "Under Section 62 (5) of the ...
 Siasat Daily1 day ago Lok Sabha polls: Jailed Irom Sharmila not allowed to cast vote in Manipur  IBN Live1 day ago Irom Sharmila not allowed to vote in Manipur  Prokerala1 day ago Human rights activist Irom Sharmila was not allowed to vote as per the law.  Daily Bhaskar18 hours ago
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Equal rights activists and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) rights supporters give big thumbs up to the landmark judgment by the Supreme Court that recognises transgender or hijras as the “third gender”. Kalki Subramaniam, transgender rights ...
 Asian Age1 day ago Supreme Court of India Recognizes Transgender Rights  Feminist Majority Foundation1 day ago Transgenders Rejoice Over SC Verdict  New Indian Express2 days ago KASHISH roots for landmark ruling on Transgender Rights!  Web Newswire2 days ago
India Today

Ship Of Theseus sails away with top National Award

ummar Rao's performance as slain lawyer and human rights activist Shahid Azmi in Hansal Mehta's Shahid has won him the Best Actor award at the 61st National Film Awards. Mehta has won Best Director for the same film, it was revealed when the list of ...
 India Today1 day ago Rajkummar Rao: Defying convention  Money Control1 month ago I feel vindicated: Hansal Mehta  Times of India1 day ago
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Malaysian MP and lawyer Karpal Singh dies

Veteran Malaysian opposition MP and lawyer Karpal Singh, a tireless defender of human rights activists and death row prisoners who was himself detained without trial for more than a year under a security law, has died in a road accident. He was 73. ...
 MSN New Zealand1 day ago Veteran Malaysian lawmaker and lawyer dies in accident  Gulf News1 day ago Malaysian lawmaker and lawyer Karpal Singh dies  Financial Express1 day ago Veteran Malaysia lawmaker Karpal Singh dies in accident  China Post1 day ago

NHRC sends notice to Maharashtra chief Secretary, DGP over RTI activist's suicide

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that an RTI activist named Vilas Dattatrey Baravakar, aged 53 years, committed suicide and who was found hanging at his residence in Chakan, Pune on March 25 ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
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