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UN condemns N. Korea for firing missiles as people starve
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UN condemns N. Korea for firing missiles as people starve

UN member states on Tuesday condemned North Korea for gross human rights violations and for conducting missile and nuclear tests while its people suffer from severe hunger. The UN General Assembly's human rights committee adopted by consensus a resolution ... MSN India, 3 days ago

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Sri Lanka govt faces pressure over torture, rape allegations

Sri Lanka's government faced increasing pressure today to answer for alleged human rights violations following a recent war crimes lawsuit and allegations from over 50 men who said they were raped, branded or tortured as recently as this year.The men's ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Sri Lanka faces pressure over torture, rape allegations  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Swachh Bharat lacked a holistic human rights approach: UN expert

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's pet 'Swachh Bharat' mission today came in for sharp criticism by a top United Nations expert who said it "lacked a holistic human rights approach". United Nation Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation Leo Heller presented a preliminary report of his visit to India at a press conference where he insisted that the Centre's emphasison building toilets "should not overshadow" the focus on provision of drinking water to all. "In ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago India trashes UN envoy's 'lens' remark against Swachh Bharat mission, PM Modi's flagship project  DNA1 week ago Govt attacks UN expert over Swachh Bharat remarks  Deccan Herald1 week ago UN expert finds holes in 'Swachh Bharat Mission', gets panned  Business Standard1 week ago

End military operations against Rohingyas: UNGA tells Myanmar

UN General Assembly�s human rights committee on Thursday approved a resolution calling on Myanmar�s authorities to end military operations against Rohingyas, ensure their voluntary return from Bangladesh and grant them full citizenship rights. The ...
 News on Air1 day ago Aung San Suu Kyi's response on Rohingya Muslims disappoints UN official expresses  catchnews.com3 weeks ago UN official expresses 'deep disappointment' in Aung San Suu Kyi  Business Standard3 weeks ago Rohingya crisis: UN chief calls for end to military ops; US slams 'ethnic cleansing'  India Today1 month ago
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US lawmakers concerned over human rights violations in Pak

Two influential US lawmakers have expressed concern over human rights violations in Pakistan's Sindh province, saying disappearances of activists and other atrocities should be a major topic of conversation in all discussions between Washington and ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago US lawmaker concerned over human rights violations in Pakistan  Business Standard1 month ago Pakistan hands over dossier on Kashmir to UN chief  Zee News1 month ago

Crisis in Rakhine reaches beyond Myanmar's borders: UN expert

A UN special rapporteur on human rights has urged the Security Council to take decisive action to resolve the crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state, noting that the crisis "reaches beyond Myanmar's borders"."The crisis in Rakhine state has not only been decades ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago Tillerson calls Myanmar army chief over Rohingya crisis  Rediff.com3 weeks ago UN Human Rights Council extends Myanmar mission until September 2018  DNA1 month ago Rights groups slam UN council inaction over Myanmar crisis  Business Standard2 months ago

Pakistan wins UNHRC seat

[U.S.A.] Oct 17 (ANI): Pakistan on Monday won a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) by more than two thirds vote when the General Assembly elected 15 countries to serve on the 47-member body. Pakistan was elected for the term 2018-20. The ...
 Sify1 month ago DR Congo wins seat on UN rights council despite US opposition  Business Standard1 month ago
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Godrej, UN rights office join hands to tackle LGBTI prejudice

Godrej Industries has partnered the United Nations Human Rights Office to launch global standards for businesses to tackle discrimination against LGBTI people.The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and Godrej Industries on October ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Removing discrimination against a minority group increases GDP: Fabrice Houdart  DNA1 month ago
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Turkey, the Rohingya crisis and Erdoğan’s ambitions to be a global Muslim leader

United Nations (UN) human rights chief Zeid Raad Al Hussein has called the Rohingya’s plight a “textbook example of ethnic cleansing” following a similar statement from UN Secretary General António Guterres . While Western countries ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago Rohingya crisis: Don't ignore our concerns on immigrants, India tells UN rights body  India Today2 months ago Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief  Rediff.com2 months ago UN rights chief deplores India's move to deport Rohingyas, flays Gauri's murder  Deccan Herald2 months ago

New York: Muhajirs hold peaceful demonstration at UN headquarters against human rights violations in Pakistan

Muhajirs from Pakistan held a peaceful demonstration in front of the UN headquarters in New York against the alleged human rights violations in the country. They displaying placards and banners calling the Pakistan Army generals war criminals.
 News on Air1 month ago Muhajirs protest against Pakistan at UN  Business Standard1 month ago Baloch activists protest outside U.N. against Pakistani atrocities, human rights abuse  catchnews.com1 month ago BRP raises issue of enforced disappearances in Balochistan at UN  Business Standard2 months ago
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