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Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief

'Save The Rohingyas of Myanmar' group formed

A group of people, including politicians and human rights activists, today formed 'Save The Rohingyas of Myanmar', which will act as a "pressure group" and urge the government to provide refuge and aid to the members of this Muslim community on humanitarian grounds. Prakash Ambedkar, a former MP and grandson of Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, while announcing the formation of the committee said, "We are appalled, saddened and shocked to see that lakhs of Rohingyas from Myanmar are on the verge of dying ..., 3 days ago

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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 Air2 months ago Amnesty chief urges EU to bring Turkey back into line  Business Standard1 month ago Turkey to re-arrest four activists in Amnesty case  DNA2 months ago Amnesty chief visits her jailed Turkey director in prison  Business Standard1 week ago

Bengal violence unprecedented, human rights champions should take note: Amit Shah

Taking a dig at "human rights champions", BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday asked them to come out of Delhi and report the "unprecedented violence" perpetrated on his party activists in West Bengal by the ruling Trinamool Congress."I would like to appeal to ...
 Prokerala1 week ago China must stop weakening vital rights mechanisms: HRW  Sify2 weeks ago Detained human rights activists face charges in Turkey  DNA2 months ago UN Human Rights Council to review Pakistan's human rights record  Sify2 months ago

Irom Sharmila weds Desmond Coutinho in Kodaikanal in no fringe ceremony

Internationally renowned human rights activist Irom Sharmilla Chanu tied the knot with her British boyfriend Desmond Coutinho on Thursday morning in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu. According to a report in Times of India, Chanu and Coutinho waited two months to ...
 DNA1 month ago Kodaikanal: Hindu outfit files petition against Irom Sharmila's marriage proposal; says it will disturb peace  DNA1 month ago Manipur: Irom Sharmila to marry long-time partner Desmond Coutinho in Kodaikanal  DNA2 months ago Irom Sharmila to marry Desmond Coutinho in Kodaikanal  Rediff.com2 months ago
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Protest intensifies to demand release of `missing' Sindhi activist Punhal Sario

[Pakistan], Aug.25 (ANI): The disappearance of Sindhi human rights activist Punhal Sario has created outcry in Pakistan's Sindh province. The 58-year-old head of the Voice for Missing Persons of Sindh, Punhal Sario recently marched from the Pakistani cities ...
 Sify3 weeks ago Protests against Pakistan brutality erupt, demand for free Sindh raised  News on Air2 months ago Anti-Pakistan protests erupt in Sindh, demand for independent Sindh raised  Business Standard2 months ago JSMM calls for independence of 'Pak-occupied historic' nations as precursor to world peace  Sify3 weeks ago
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Advocate Indira Jaising seeks monetary compensation for 10-year-old rape survivor

Noted human rights activist Indira Jaising moved the Supreme Court seeking monetary compensation of at least Rs 10 lakh for the10-year-old rape survivor who recently delivered a baby girl.
 India Today1 month ago

Irom Sharmila ties nuptial knot with long-time partner in Kodaikanal

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila has tied the nuptial knot with long-time partner Desmond Coutinha in a simple ceremony in Tamil Nadu's Kodaikanal on Thursday.The duo married under the 'Special Marriage Act' in presence of few friends, while families of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

HRW urges B'desh Govt. to end disappearances, secret detentions

[United States], July 6 (ANI): The New York based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has urged the Bangladesh Government to immediately stop widespread practice of enforced disappearances and secret detentions. Bangladesh law enforcement authorities have illegally ...
 Sify2 months ago Bangladesh opposition activists held in secret detention: HRW  DNA2 months ago HRW urges Bangladesh Govt. to end disappearances, secret detentions  catchnews.com2 months ago

UN blasts 'intensifying crackdown' on rights in Vietnam

The United Nations human rights office highlighted the cases of two prominent activists -- Tran Thi Nga and Nguyen Ngoc Nhu Quynh -- who in recent weeks were jailed for nine and 10 years respectively.
 DNA1 month ago Trump factor weighs as Vietnam intensifies crackdown on dissidents  Reuters1 month ago

Intolerance on the rise in Modi, Trump regimes, says Martin Luther King III

Human rights activist Martin Luther King III on Friday said intolerance has been on the rise in India and the United States after the election of Narendra Modi and Donald Trump respectively. Speaking after inaugurating 'Quest for Equity:Reclaiming Social ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
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