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Rohingya classic case of 'ethnic cleansing': United Nations

Rohingya classic case of 'ethnic cleansing': United Nations

The UN human rights chief that the violence and injustice faced by the ethnic Rohingya minority in Myanmar "seems a textbook example of ethnic cleansing." DNA, 2 months ago
UN names new Myanmar resident coordinator Business Standard, 3 weeks ago

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Money Control, 1 month ago
MSN India, 1 week ago
Business Standard, 2 weeks ago
Tech2, 6 months ago
The Telegraph UK, 3 weeks ago, 2 months ago
DNA, 1 month ago
The Telegraph UK, 1 month ago
The Telegraph UK, 1 month ago
The Telegraph UK, 1 month 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.com2 weeks ago India trashes UN envoy's 'lens' remark against Swachh Bharat mission, PM Modi's flagship project  DNA2 weeks ago Govt attacks UN expert over Swachh Bharat remarks  Deccan Herald2 weeks ago UN expert finds holes in Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan  Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Aung San Suu Kyi's response on Rohingya Muslims disappoints UN official expresses

Given the state of affairs in Myanmar's restive Rakhine state, the United Nations investigator of human rights abuses in the country expressed deep disappointment in Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi over her 'indifferent' response to the violence against the ...
 catchnews.com4 weeks ago UN official expresses 'deep disappointment' in Aung San Suu Kyi  Business Standard4 weeks ago Myanmar's Suu Kyi condemns rights abuse, decries suffering in Rakhine  Deccan Herald2 months ago Myanmar's Suu Kyi scraps UN trip amid Rohingya crisis  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Godrej, Vikhroli Chi Rani

In a recently concluded event at Godrej One, the United Nations Human Rights Standards of Conduct for Business with respect to tackling discrimination against LGBTIQ persons was released
 DNA1 month ago Godrej, UN rights office join hands to tackle LGBTI prejudice  Business Standard1 month 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

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 Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief  Rediff.com2 months ago UN rights chief urges Lanka to move faster on implementing UN proposals  State Times2 months ago Deplore current measures in India to deport Rohingyas: UN  Rediff.com2 months ago

India hits back at UN rights chief over Rohingya remark

Ambassador Rajiv K Chander, the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, on Tuesday expressed its disapproval with remarks made by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, saying that there appeared to be an inadequate appreciation of the freedoms and rights, which are guaranteed and practised daily in a vibrant democracy that has been built under challenging conditions, in his speech. The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights had, on Monday, described the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Rohingyas issue: India hits back at United Nations, High Commissioner for Human Rights' remarks  catchnews.com2 months ago UN chief asks nations to commit to Paris deal amid 'dramatic floods'  Rediff.com2 months ago

Rohingyas to be deported,don`t preach India on refugees: Kiren Rijiju

"I want to tell the international organisations whether the Rohingyas are registered under the United Nations Human Rights Commission or not. They are illegal immigrants in India," Rijiju told reporters here.
 Zee News2 months ago Indian immigrants in US fear deportation post DACA repeal  Rediff.com2 months ago 'Rohingya immigrants stand to be deported'  Deccan Herald2 months ago Rohingyas are illegal immigrants, to be deported: Rijiju  Rediff.com2 months ago

Miffed with anti-Pak protests in Geneva, Islamabad accuses Switzerland of supporting terrorism

In a Bizarre Development here at the 72nd Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), the Pakistan Government has accused the Swiss Government of supporting terrorism. Geneva: In a Bizarre Development here at the 72nd Session of the United ...
 Zee News2 months ago Miffed with anti-Pakistan protests in Geneva, Islamabad accuses Switzerland of supporting terrorism  Business Standard2 months ago

U.N. brands Myanmar violence a "textbook" example of ethnic cleansing

GENEVA/SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The United Nations' top human rights official on Monday slammed Myanmar for conducting a "cruel military operation" against Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state, branding it "a textbook example of ethnic cleansing".
 Reuters2 months ago UPDATE 2-U.N. brands Myanmar violence a "textbook" example of ethnic cleansing  Sify2 months ago
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