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UNITED NATIONS In a quiet but contentious campaign, countries are competing for new openings on the United Nation's Human Rights Council. Many of the contenders for membership on the Geneva-based body include a political Who's Who of authoritarian ... Japan Times, 19 hours ago
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Mosul: UN 'gravely concerned' Islamic State is using civilians as human shields

The United Nations has expressed 'grave concerns' over reports that the so-called Islamic State are using civilians as human shields in Mosul. UN Human Rights chief Zeid Ra Al Hussein called for the protection of civilians to be at the forefront of ...
 ITV.com9 hours ago Top UN human rights official calls Aleppo bombings 'crimes of historic proportions'  International Business Times India14 hours ago UN rights chief warns of war crimes in Aleppo  WCVB.com15 hours ago UN rights chief denounces Aleppo raids as 'war crimes'  Al Jazeera17 hours ago
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Ethiopia urged to protect citizens' rights during state of emergency

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle October 20, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) The United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon has urged the Ethiopian government to ensure "the protection of fundamental human rights" during the imposed six-months long state of emergency.
 Afropages.fr1 day ago We Need a Feminist Secretary-General at the United Nations  Care215 hours ago Major General Hamel underscores importance of respect for human rights by policemen  Algérie Presse Service3 days ago Deputy Secretary-General, at General Assembly Commemoration for Two Human RightsCovenants, Stresses Need to Step Up Efforts against Death Penalty  Foreign days ago


21 October 2016 The Human Rights Council this afternoon concluded its Special Session on Syria after adopting a resolution in which it requested the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic to conduct a ...
 United Nations Office at Geneva9 hours ago United Nations rights body sets up inquiry on Aleppo  Newshub10 hours ago UN Rights Chief: Syria's Aleppo Scene of 'Historic' Crimes  Naharnet17 hours ago UN rights body should mandate special inquiry into rights abuses in Aleppo  UNDPI.org8 hours ago

‘We’ll deliberate on Kairana’

After facing criticism for its enquiry on the alleged exodus from Kairana, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) will discuss the issue, including the reply of the Uttar Pradesh government, soon...
 The Hindu3 hours ago Minority panel criticises NHRC report on Kairana migration  Deccan Herald3 days ago
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Adopt zero-tolerance approach to violence against environmental human rights defenders: UN Special Rapporteur

Follow @merinews According to a new report to the United Nations General Assembly by the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, Michel Forst, environmental human rights defenders are critical to our future but they face ...
 Meri News13 hours ago UN special rapporteur urges Colombo to protect minority rights  The Hindu6 hours ago Sri Lanka: UN rights expert urges Government to take concrete steps to protect minorities  United Nations1 day ago
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We must consider human rights of terror victims also: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi, Oct 21 : Cross-border terrorism victims should be looked through the prism of human rights, and the NHRC should seriously examine these cases by going beyond the conventional perspective of violations, Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar ...
 India.com11 hours ago Govt asks NHRC to protect human rights of terror attack victims  United News of India13 hours ago Consider rights of terror victims: Ravi Shankar Prasad  Indian Express8 hours ago What About the Human Rights of Terror Victims, Prasad's Poser to NHRC  News18.com10 hours ago

NGO seeks NHRC intervention in pellet firing on Bengal woman

An NGO on Friday sought the National Human Rights Commission's (NHRC) intervention in alleged firing from pellet guns by forest guards on a woman in West Bengal as she was collecting firewood for household use.
 Business Standard10 hours ago Bengal: NGO seeks NHRC intervention into alleged 'inhuman torture' by BSF  First Post.com1 month ago NGO seeks NHRC intervention for citizenship to left out enclave dwellers  Business Standard1 month ago NGO seeks NHRC intervention into 'inhuman torture' by BSF  Prokerala1 month ago

Human Rights Commission Should 'Roar Like A Tiger': Chief HL Dattu

National Human Rights Commission Chairperson Justice HL Dattu today pitched for vesting NHRC with "more power", saying the rights watchdog should "roar like a tiger". "Everyone wants to have more power. We (NHRC) also want to have more power," he ...
 NDTV16 hours ago NHRC should roar like a tiger: Panel chief  Business Standard16 hours ago NHRC says it has disposed 111, 295 cases in last year  Sify15 hours ago Lens on bonded labour  The Telegraph1 month ago
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Arrest no answer to rumours: NHRC

National Human Rights Commission chairperson H.L. Dattu today said arrests over rumours about Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa's health may not be an answer and that there are other ways of dealing with it. "People have the fundamental right to express.
 The Telegraph6 hours ago Arrests not a way to check rumours: NHRC  The Hindu3 hours ago
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