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Maoists abducting minors to use them as child soldiers; NHRC s...

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday sought details from Jharkhand government over reports of Maoists abducting minors and using them as child soldiers in the state. The NHRCs notice to Jharkhand Chief Secretary and Director General of ... Deccan Herald, 10 hours ago

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Activists question what India said at UN human rights forum

Members of the civil society alleged that the Government of India did not carry out a meaningful consultative process while preparing the national report on human rights record for its Universal Periodical Review (UPR). This is contrary to the claims by the ...
 catchnews.com1 week ago At India's human rights record review, A  First Post.com2 weeks ago UN reviews human rights in India: Excessive use of force in Kashmir, violence against minorities among key issues  First Post.com2 weeks ago First for Modi govt, UNHRC to review India's human rights record  Business Standard3 weeks ago

At UN Human Rights Council, India says it's secular, has no State religion

India on Thursday said it is a secular state with no state religion and safeguarding the rights of minorities forms an essential core of its polity, as it came under criticism from Pakistan over treatment of minorities. Speaking at the 27th session of the Universal Periodic Review Working Group at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva, Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said that the Indian Constitution enshrines various provisions for the protection of the rights and interest ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago At UNHRC, India says it's secular state with no state religion  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Trump has waged all-out war on human rights

'Responding with outrage is not enough.''It is the time, and the responsibility of all who hold those rights dear, to fight back, says Aakar Patel.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Usually this column appears with the disclaimer that though the writer works for Amnesty India, these are his personal views. This column is Amnesty's view. For those who watched appalled as Donald Trump bellowed to victory in the US presidential election on a platform of fear, xenophobia and hate, there was ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Watch: Indian diplomat reminds Pakistan of its poor human rights record at UNHRC  DNA2 months ago 'Terrorism factory' Pak mistreats religious minorities India's response at UNHRC  DNA2 months ago 'Terrorism factory' Pakistan mistreats religious minorities: India at UNHRC  Rediff.com2 months ago

NHRC issues notice to Home Secy, DGP Chhattisgarh over alleged rape of minor girl

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday issued notices to Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and Director General of Police (DGP) Chhattisgarh over alleged allegations of raping a minor tribal girl.
 DNA1 month ago

Myanmar urged to ensure religious freedom for minorities

The Human Rights Watch has urged Myanmar to guarantee religious freedom for all minorities, amid growing tensions between different belief systems in the country, according to a report released on Monday.In April, Myanmar authorities had closed down two ...
 Prokerala2 weeks ago

Myanmar rejects UN interference @ 5/3/2017 3:24:32 PM

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has rejected the United Nations Human Rights Council?s (UNHRC) decision to investigate allegations of crimes and inhumane treatment by Myanmar?s security forces against minority Rohingya Muslims.
 DNA2 weeks ago Rohingya Muslims 'abused': Myanmar rejects UN interference  Sify2 weeks ago Myanmar rejects UN-backed probe into Rohingya abuses  Prokerala1 month ago UN envoy calls for highest level Myanmar probe  Business Standard2 months ago

Rohingya issue: UN to send fact-finding mission to Myanmar

[Switzerland], Mar. 24 (ANI): The United Nations Human Rights Council on Friday decided to send an independent international fact-finding mission to Myanmar to investigate alleged human rights violations in the country, against the ethnic Rohingya Muslims in ...
 Sify1 month ago UN rights council approves fact-finding mission in Myanmar  News on Air1 month ago Pak sidelined by international community after it interrupts BRP from speaking on CPEC  Sify2 months ago

EU must take action against China and Pakistan for human rights violations

[Belgium], Mar. 8 (ANI): Highlighting the issue of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) presenting an ethical dilemma for the international community, Fulvio Martusciello, Member of the European Parliament, has called on the European Union to have an ...
 Sify2 months ago CPEC row: EU must take action over China, Pakistan's disregard for human rights, says MEP  Sify2 months ago
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Pak human rights violation: JKIPA calls on UN to send 'fact finding' team to PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan

United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) chairman Shaukat Ali Kashmiri has said that Jammu and Kashmir International People's Alliance (JKIPA) is seriously concerned about the massive human rights violations committed against minorities in Pakistan.He ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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