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Millions targeted for possible deportation under Trump rules

Trump travel ban illegal, 'mean-spirited': UN rights chief

US President Donald Trump's travel ban on mainly Muslim countries is illegal and "mean-spirited", the United Nations human rights chief Zeid bin Ra'ad Zeid al-Hussein said today. Zeid, who rarely communicates on Twitter, said in a tweet that "discrimination ... Business Standard, 3 weeks ago
US judge blocks Trump's controversial travel ban Deccan Herald, 2 weeks 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 week ago Sri Lanka does not meet promise to curtail police abuses: Human Rights Watch  News on Air1 day ago Burmese army raped, killed in Rohingya ethnic cleansing: UN Report  Sikh Siyasat Online2 weeks ago NHRC issues notice to TN Govt. over hazardous water supply from Bhavani river  Sify4 weeks ago

Pro-Tamil outfits up ante on war crimes probe

: As a regular session of the United Nations Human Rights Council is set to meet in Geneva in March, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi leader Thol. Thirumavalavan on Monday urged the Indian government to sponsor a resolution at the council that would ensure that ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago United Nations rights envoy to probe Myanmar Rohingya violence  Zee News1 month ago Myanmar: UN rights envoy to probe escalating violence, military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims  catchnews.com1 month ago Myanmar human rights envoy to probe escalating violence in country, says UN  News on Air1 month ago

UN rights expert warns about possible reprisals in Myanmar

The United Nations (UN) special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, Yanghee Lee, has warned about possible reprisals against the people she met during her recent visit to Myanmar from January 9 to 21.Lee noted that she was particularly ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago CSCHRMUN set to approach UN  E Pao!1 month ago

UN must strengthen work to improve human rights: Antonio Guterres

United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said, UN must strengthen its work to improve human rights.Speaking at a Holocaust commemoration event at General Assembly in New York, Mr Guterres expressed concern at the discrimination faced by ...
 News on Air3 weeks ago UN chief Guterres makes case for new efforts to build and sustain peace  Sify1 month ago UN Secretary General Guterres pledges to work for peace, development, reformed United Nations  Sify2 months ago

World Sikh Organization (WSO) Statement on International Human Rights Day

Today we mark International Human Rights Day. On this day in 1948, the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The News World Sikh Organization (WSO) Statement on International Human Rights Day appeared first ...
 Sikh Siyasat Online2 months ago Baloch activists protest in Canada against genocide by Pakistan  Sify2 months ago Human Rights: Basic Issues  Mainstream2 months ago US, EU call on China to release political prisoners  Sify2 months ago
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UN expert calls on Pak authorities to locate, protect 4 disappeared human rights & social media campaigners

A United Nations human rights expert has called on the Pakistani authorities to make it a top priority to locate and protect four disappeared human rights and social media campaigners, saying no government should tolerate attacks on its citizens. David Kaye, ...
 News on Air1 month ago UN expert asks Pak to locate four disappeared activists  Business Standard1 month ago
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UN: Still time to avoid 'worst-case scenario' in South Sudan

The United Nations Human Rights Council is meeting to discuss the situation in South Sudan, with the world body's top human rights official saying there's still time for action to avoid a "worst-case scenario" in the five-year-old country. Zeid ...
 Business Standard2 months ago U.N. council meets on North Korea human rights despite China opposition  Reuters2 months ago India Wins Re-Election to UN Human Rights Council  Current News India2 months ago Pakistan says India is violating human rights in Kashmir, urges UN intervention  First Post.com2 months ago

UN rights office makes 'ambitious' appeal for donors

The United Nations human rights office is seeking nearly USD 253 million this year from states and private donors in what it called its "most ambitious" appeal yet.
 DNA1 week ago Hundreds of men from east Aleppo missing - U.N. rights office  Reuters2 months ago

Increasing opposition in Philippines to war on drugs: U.N. official

A United Nations human rights investigator says there are signs of mounting opposition within the Philippines to President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs, with police operations on hold and the Church getting critical of the campaign.
 DNA1 week ago
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