Last week, we reported on the extraordinary UN vote on the Commission of Inquiry report. Despite a North Korean charm offensive and a Cuban amendment that would have stricken referral to the UN Security Council, the resolution passed with a very ... Peterson Institute for International Economics, 6 hours ago
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Pakistan has one of the highest rates of violence against women globally. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan says some 869 women were murdered in honor killings in 2013 A Pakistan court sentenced four men to death yesterday over the mob ...Dhaka Tribune, 5 days ago Family sentenced to death for deadly attack on pregnant daughter Asiaone, 3 days ago Death sentence for family who KILLED pregnant daughter Malaysia Chronicle, 3 days ago 4 Pakistani men receive death sentences in high-profile honor killing of pregnant woman Russia Today, 4 days ago
ISLAMABAD: Thousands of people have migrated from three districts of Pakistan's restive Balochistan province due to the poor law and order situation, according to a rights group. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) said at least 15,000 ...Economic Times, 3 weeks ago Thousands Fled Balochistan Due to Poor Law and Order: HRCP Outlook India, 3 weeks ago 'Thousands fled Pak's Balochistan due to lawlessness' Press Trust of India, 3 weeks ago Balochistan's volatile districts: Lawlessness sparking outflow of people, says HRCP The Express Tribune, 3 weeks ago
LAHORE: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has demanded a five-year plan for uplift of the agriculture sector in the country. Zohra Yusuf, chairperson HRCP, raised the demand in a statement here on Wednesday with reference to the third ...SAMAA TV, 5 days ago HRCP calls for education The Nation Pakistan, 3 weeks ago Greater commitment to education Frontier Post, 3 weeks ago Consultation calls for greater commitment to enforce Article 25-A Daily Times, 3 weeks ago
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Lahore (Agenzia Fides) - "The Pakistani government has failed in protecting the right to life of its citizens". This was reported in a statement from the "Justice and Peace" Commission of the Catholic Bishops of Pakistan (NCJP), sent to Agenzia ...Agenzia Fides, 2 weeks ago WCC condemns the killing of Christian couple in Pakistan Anglican Communion News Service, 1 week ago HRCP condemns death of Christian couple World Tribune Pakistan, 2 weeks ago Pakistani PM Condemns Christian Couple Killing Tempo.co, 2 weeks ago
LAHORE: Participants in a consultation on electoral reforms arranged by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Friday proposed several measures to ensure properly managed fair and free elections, including a permanent election commission ...DAWN Group, 2 days ago HRCP opposes naming CEC or other poll panel members from judiciary MENAFN, 1 day ago Peasants renew call for land reforms, respect for their rights Daily Times, 5 days ago Elections reforms: HRCP wants minorities to have same rights as majority The Express Tribune, 1 week ago
Christian groups and human rights organizations are calling for justice after an angry mob killed a Christian couple in Pakistan on Nov. 4. The violent frenzy stemmed from of an accusation that the Christians had burned pages of a Quran, an ...World Magazine, 2 weeks ago Kin of slain Christian couple pleads to make them complainant Economic Times, 2 weeks ago Pakistan Christians Killed For Desecrating the Quran The Guardian Express, 2 weeks ago 50 arrested in slaying of Christian Pakistani couple CNN, 2 weeks ago
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By Tom Miles and Shihar Aneez GENEVA/COLOMBO, Nov 7 (Reuters) - The U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights on Friday accused Sri Lanka of trying to "sabotage" a war crimes inquiry, creating a "wall of fear" to prevent witnesses from giving ...Huffington Post, 2 weeks ago Sri Lanka accused of trying to sabotage war crimes probe DAWN Group, 2 weeks ago U.N.'s Zeid accuses Sri Lanka of trying to sabotage war crimes probe Sharenet, 2 weeks ago U.N.'s Zeid accuses Sri Lanka of … Yahoo! India, 2 weeks ago
ni army to adjudicate upon political matters is an "exceeding gloomy day for the country", the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) today said, claiming that democratic transition in the country is still a long way off. "There should be no two views ...Business Standard, 2 months ago
Pakistani human rights activists shout slogans during a demonstration in Lahore(Arif Ali/AFP/) Two teenage boys have been arrested in Pakistan after they confessed to having killed their mother and two step sisters in an honour killing attack. ...International Business Times UK, 1 week ago
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