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India accuses UN Human Rights chief of silence on Pakistan`s s...

India on Thursday accused UN Human Rights Commissioner Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein of being "silent" on Pakistan's state sponsorship of terror - in an unusually strong and open criticism of the official. "The central problem in Jammu and Kashmir is cross-border ... Zee News, 1 week ago

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Major setback, embarrassment to National Human Rights Commission

A damning report to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights recommends that accreditation to India's National Human Rights Commission be deferred till November, 2017.The recommendation has been made by the Global Alliance for National Human Rights Institutions, affiliated to the UN's OHCHR, late in January. This would mean that till accreditation is renewed, the NHRC will be barred from representing India in the UN's Human Rights Council as well as the UN General Assembly.The ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Trump's visa ban is illegal, mean, says UN  Prokerala1 month ago

Bahrain parliament invites UN rights chief for unrestricted visit

Akhbar al-Khaleej newspaper said parliament issued an open invitation to United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein to visit "amidst claims he issued recently about human rights violations".
 DNA1 week ago Bahrain parliament invites U.N. rights chief for unrestricted visit  DNA1 week ago

TNA insists on international mechanism to probe war crimes

Sri Lanka's main ethnic Tamil party TNA today asked the government to fulfil its commitments to the UN Human Rights Council through an appropriate mechanism to probe into the alleged war crimes committed during the civil war with the LTTE. The Tamil National ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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Philippines President calls UN commissioner an idiot

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte called the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, who this week called for an investigation into the killings the leader admitted to having committed during the 1980's, an idiot.Duterte said last week he helped the police ...
 Prokerala2 months ago Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte calls UN commissioner an idiot  Zee News2 months ago

Pak human rights violation: JKIPA calls on UN to send 'fact finding' team to PoK, Gilgit-Baltistan

[Switzerland], Mar. 14 (ANI): United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) chairman Shaukat Ali Kashmiri has said that Jammu and Kashmir International People's Alliance (JKIPA) is seriously concerned about the massive human rights violations committed ...
 Sify1 week ago

HRW asks Nepal to investigate allegations of indiscriminate use of force by security forces

[USA], March. 10 (ANI): New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has asked authorities in Nepal to immediately investigate allegations of indiscriminate and excessive use of force by security forces that has led to four deaths in the country. HRW has also ...
 Sify1 week ago HRW accuses Pakistan of mass forced returns of afghan refugees  Business Standard1 month ago Rights group slams Pak for forcing exodus of Afghan refugees  Business Standard1 month ago

Pak is illegally occupying parts of J&K: India at UNHRC

India on Thursday took objection to the top United Nations human rights official's use of the phrase "India-Administered Kashmir", saying it cannot be equated with PoK, and expressed "surprise" at his silence on Pakistan's use of terrorism as an instrument of state policy. Reacting to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein's oral update during the 34rd Session of human rights council in which he made a reference to "India-Administered Jammu and Kashmir", India asserted ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago India pulls up Pak, asserts its stand on PoK at UNHRC  Sify1 week ago

Gains made in defending women's rights fragile:UN rights chief

"It is heartening that women are mobilising in massive numbers to call for their rights to be respected," UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein said, as the world marks the International Women's Day on March 8.
 DNA2 weeks ago
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Loss of 'A' status for NHRC: What its means for human rights in India

New Delhi [India], Feb.20 (ANI): In its recent session, the Global Alliance for National Human Rights Institutions ('GANHRI') has decided to defer the re-accreditation decision concerning the human rights commissions of India and seven other countries.The ...
 Business Standard1 month ago
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