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'India's stand on Rohingyas is despicable'
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'India's stand on Rohingyas is despicable'

'What kind of world player are you trying to be?' EXCLUSIVE: No country for the Rohingyas   A directive by the Union ministry of home affairs has earned the ire of human rights activists across the country. The advisory directed states to identify and deport foreign nationals staying illegally in the country and to sensitise all law enforcement agencies to the risk posed by the Rohingyas in particular. Lawyer Prashant Bhushan has filed a petition on behalf of the Rohingya refugees in the ... Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief

United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein on Monday flayed any attempts by India to deport Rohingyas to Myanmar when the ethnic minority community is facing violence in their country. Speaking at the opening of a Human Rights Council session in Geneva, Zeid also referred to the killing of activist-journalist Gauri Lankesh, observing that she "tirelessly addressed the corrosive effect of sectarianism and hatred." India's Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, on ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago UN rights chief deplores India's move to deport Rohingyas, flays Gauri's murder  Deccan Herald1 month ago
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RBI identifies more huge loan defaulters for resolution

Mumbai : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has identified the second batch of large accounts which have defaulted in repayment of loans and has advised banks to resolve them, a senior official said on Thursday. The information was revealed by RBI Deputy ...
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Why the privacy verdict matters

Even aside from the Aadhaar scheme and legislation, the SC's decision by itself will substantially alter the landscape of fundamental rights, how they are interpreted, and how they are enforced, says Rahul Narayan. The Supreme Court decision on the right to privacy is a ringing endorsement of human dignity and liberty and surely merits mention as one of the great decisions on civil liberties and fundamental rights. In concurring judgments that are lucid, vigorously reasoned, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Modi to meet Suu Kyi amid outrage over violence against Rohingyas

India is likely to tread cautiously on the issue of violence against Rohingyas in Rakhine State of Myanmar during Prime Minister Narendra Modis visit to the neighbouring country. Modi, who will commence his visit to Nay Pyi Daw on Tuesday, will be the first ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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Let's remember this day

Perhaps only if one is a Muslim woman not exactly on the best of terms with her husband — feeling the constant cold threat of getting ejected from his life and 'surgically' removed from her children post the mere utterance of 'Talaq, Talaq, Talaq' ...
 DNA2 months ago

SC to continue hearing two finger test case

[India] Aug 1 (ANI): The Supreme Court will today continue the hearing the controversial two finger test case. Earlier in May, the apex court had held that the two-finger test on a rape victim violates her right to privacy, and asked the government to provide ...
 Sify2 months ago

Freedom Files: Offensive & Defensive

Despite the expressed intentions of the Treaties, the Paramount Power had always claimed and exercised powers independently with an inherent right to intervene in the affairs of the State Out of a total of 565 States, there were actually only about 40, which ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago

Lessons learnt from Ind AS Phase I Companies

City: New Delhi The Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) is not alien to anyone in India anymore. 2016 has been a landmark year in making Phase I companies Ind AS complaint - i.e. shaping them into this new accounting framework converged with the IFRS.
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago
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