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Lack of legislation causing illegal organ plantations

LAHORE: National Assembly's Standing Committee on Human Rights and Minorities Chairman Babar Nawaz Khan said on Monday that bad governance, lack of legislation and its proper implementation were the causes of illegal organs plantation. Addressing ... Daily Times, 40 minutes ago
NHRC chairman coming The Hindu, 1 week ago

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Man who fought for silicosis patients retires from Rajasthan rights panel

MK Devarajan retires on August 31 as member of the Rajasthan state human rights commission. During his stint, he has relentlessly pursued the matter of detection of silicosis, prevention of this disease and proper relief for those already afflicted.
 Times of India3 hours ago Human rights conditions deteriorating in China: WH  Business Standard5 hours ago Orwellian, paradoxical, and absurd  Chicago Jewish Community Online1 hour ago Senate committee annoyed by Sindh Rangers chief's absence  Pakistan Today2 hours ago

Gilgit leader seeks UN help to break free from Pakistan

Taking a strong exception to "grave" human rights situation in Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan (PoGB), Balawaristan National Front (BNF) chairman Abdul Hamid Khan has appealed to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the U.N., and the ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Opposition to China corridor in Gilgit-Baltistan  Chandigarh Tribune3 hours ago
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Civil society urges the United Nations to document human rights violations committed by businesses in Mexico

A group of organizations delivered their report highlighting more than 60 cases of violations across the country.Mining, infrastructure and energy projects—including hydroelectric and wind—were responsible for the greatest number of human rights ...
 AIDA Americas2 hours ago NHRC calls for laws to deal with cases of rights abuse  Himalayan times1 month ago Actions recommended in 738 anti-human rights incidents  Himalayan times1 month ago Over 54,000 cases of human rights abuses filed with Nepal's TRC  Sify1 month ago

UN rights experts condemn capital charges for human rights activists in Sudan

A group of United Nations human rights experts today called on the Sudanese authorities to drop charges carrying the death sentence brought against six people linked to a prominent Khartoum-based organisation, Training and Human Development ...
 DABANGA2 hours ago UN experts call to drop charges against Sudanese activists  Sudan Tribune2 hours ago UN experts urge Sudan to drop charges carrying death penalty against six human rights activists  Singapore Star.com3 hours ago Shifting the debate about conservation justice from rights to responsibilities  Mongabay.com3 hours ago

Charging Amnesty with sedition a big mistake: Tharoor

Congress Party MP Shashi Tharoor on Monday said that charging human rights watchdog Amnesty International with sedition is a big mistake. “Amnesty has not advocated violence. If anyone indulges in encouragement of violence and hate speech, they should definitely act against them, but sedition is a grave charge,” Tharoor said. He said that national security in our country is not going to get compromised by few people shouting slogans. “As far as I am concerned this charge ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Drop FIR against rights group: PUCL  Deccan Herald1 week ago UNHCHR offers to send fact-finding missions to Kashmir  Business Standard1 week ago UNHCHR’s J&K visit: Pak welcomes, India downplays  MSN India1 week ago

Probe disappearance of Tamils: Vaiko

MDMK general secretary Vaiko has urged the United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) and the Red Cross Society to inquire into the disappearance of Tamils in the last phase of war in Sri Lanka and the alleged poisoning of 107 LTTE cadres. In a statement ...
 The Hindu2 days ago Will welcome any UN rights team visit to PoK: Pak  Deccan Herald1 week ago Pakistan raises 'human rights violations in Kashmir' with UN  Sify3 weeks ago Pakistan raises `human rights violations in Kashmir` with UN  Zee News3 weeks ago

US raises concerns over human rights violations in PoK

The United States State Department has expressed concern over human rights violation in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, maintaining that it has always been urging parties in Pakistan to settle their differences ‘peaceably and through a valid political process’. US States Department spokesperson Mark Toner said that he could not agree with the view that nobody knew about human rights violations in PoK before Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted the same in recent times. ”Sure, ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago US State Department expresses concern over rights violation in PoK  Sify1 week ago NHRC for concerted fight against silicosis  The Telegraph1 month ago

Notice to Tamil Nadu over illegal detention, torture of juvenile

New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission has issued notice to Tamil Nadu over the illegal detention and torture of a juvenile belonging to Kuravar community by the state police, said a statement. Taking cognizance of the issue, the commission has said ...
 Sify1 week ago NHRC issues notice to TN over ‘torture’ of Kurava boy  The Hindu1 week ago NHRC issues notice to TN govt over police torture case  Business Standard1 week ago NHRC issues notice to TN govt. over reports of illegal detention of 17-year-old  Sify1 week ago

NHRC seeks report on cancer

The National Human Rights commission (NHRC) has sought an action-taken report from the secretary, health and family welfare, Mizoram, over a complaint that the state has recorded the highest number of cancer-related deaths in India during the past five years.
 The Telegraph6 days ago NHRC seeks report on Gandhi Hospital incident  The Hindu1 month ago NHRC seeks report from Centre, Odisha Govt on Kandhamal deaths  OrissaDiary1 month ago NHRC seeks report from Odisha govt, Union home ministry  Business Standard1 month ago
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