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Human rights in play over tournament exclusion

CALGARY — A young Calgary man says a First Nations basketball organization's decision to bar him from a tournament in northern British Columbia is discriminatory. Twenty-year-old Josiah Wilson says he is a status Indian who was adopted from ... New Hamburg Independent, 2 hours ago

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A surreal story of crimes against humanity

Last week, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein made a press release and urged the Turkish government to respect the fundamental rights of civilians in the security operations [in southeast Turkey] and to promptly ...
 Zaman8 hours ago VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT IN FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO GEORGIA  Noodls15 hours ago UN Official Asks Sri Lanka To Locate People Missing From War  NDTV2 days ago UN Rights Chief Calls on Sri Lanka to Confront Demons of Its Past  Latin American Herald Tribune2 days ago

NHRC urges govt to implement report on same sex marriage

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the government to implement the Supreme Court’s directive and the report prepared on the same sex marriage. The post NHRC urges govt to implement report on same sex marriage appeared first on The ...
 Himalayan times21 hours ago NHRC issues notice to Raj govt over vacant posts in Labour  Business Standard2 days ago NHRC issues notice to Delhi Govt. over hospitals not admitting patient  Sify1 day ago Human Rights Commission Issues Notice  New Indian Express6 days ago

Roundup: Mexican rights body opens investigation into deadly prison riot

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua. MEXICO CITY, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) -- Mexico's National Commission of Human Rights (CNDH) has opened a case into the riot at the Topo Chico prison in Monterrey in which 52 people died and 12 others were injured, the CNDH ...
 Namibia Press Agency5 hours ago Mexican rights body opens investigation  Xinhua News Agency4 hours ago Human Rights Groups Call on Mexican Congress to Act on Torture  Radio Habana Cuba5 days ago

Situation in Aleppo and other parts of Syria 'grotesque' - UN rights chief

The United Nations human rights chief today expressed "utmost alarm" at the rapidly worsening human rights situation in and around the city of Aleppo and other parts of Syria, where he said "shocking violations and abuses are committed on a daily ...
 Bloomberg12 hours ago Syria: diplomats agree cessation of hostilities; UN rights chief deplores grotesque situation in Aleppo  United Nations1 hour ago UN rights chief: Situation in Aleppo & other parts of Syria 'grotesque'  GlobalSecurity.org5 hours ago
Oman Observer

Rights awareness drive

MUSCAT: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) initiated on Wednesday at the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries the first stage of an awareness programme on human rights that targets the different public organisations. The programme aims at ...
 Oman Observer1 day ago
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Sweden never filed any charges against Assange: Top UN Human Rights High Commission official

By Shreerupa Mitra-Jha A UN panel on 5 February ruled that WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, has been "arbitrarily detained at the Ecuador Embassy in London and urged the UK and Sweden to ensure his freedom of movement. The panel also ruled that ...
 Firstpost.com5 days ago Assange appeals for consular help after UN panel finds human rights breaches  ABC Online6 days ago Wikileaks founder Assange detained arbitrarily, should be freed: UN panel  IndiaTV News6 days ago UN Human Rights Panel Holds Press Briefing to Discuss Assange Verdict  Sputnik6 days ago

UN agency underscores human, food safety in efforts to combat spread of Zika virus

UNITED NATIONS, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) on Tuesday said that it could assist countries impacted by the Zika virus with targeted interventions, while ensuring that people and the environment are not exposed to ...
 Xinhua News Agency2 days ago Latin American Nations Must Consider Access To Contraceptives, Abortion, Human Rights Of Women When Formulating Zika Responses, U.N., Experts Say  Kaiser Network.org3 days ago UN Exploits Zika Virus to Push Abortion in Pro-Life Nations  MyInforms3 days ago Zika-hit nations should allow access to contraception and abortion  Deccan Herald6 days ago

Human rights advocate slams collection of DNA samples from men, boys in Manitoba First Nation

RCMP are gathering DNA samples from men and boys on a remote Manitoba First Nation in an effort to solve the homicide of 11-year-old Teresa Robinson, but a civil liberties advocate and northern leaders are raising questions about the investigative ...
 CBC1 week ago First Nation community complies with DNA testing in murder of 11-year-old girl  CBC2 days ago

Press release by the Somalia Human Rights Working Group on the occasion of the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation

NAIROBI, Kenya -- On the occasion of the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the Somalia Human Rights Working Group (HRWG), which includes the EU, its Member States, Norway, Switzerland and the US, takes the ...
 Bloomberg3 days ago Female Genital Mutilation is violation of human rights of girls and women: UNFPA  Meri News1 week ago
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