Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
rediff.com
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
NEWS ON MOBILE
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 26 results for "universal periodic review"

US asks Pak to abolish blasphemy laws
catchnews.com

US asks Pak to abolish blasphemy laws

The United States has asked Pakistan to abolish its blasphemy laws at the Universal Periodic Review held in Geneva on Monday, Dawn reported. Representatives from the US and the United Kingdom stressed on religious intolerance and human rights violations and abuses ... Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago

India asks Pakistan to end illegal occupation of PoK

[Switzerland], November 13 (ANI): India on Monday appealed to the Government of Pakistan at its third Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in the United Nations "to provide freedom to people of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) by ending its illegal and forceful ...
 Sify3 weeks ago Pakistan proposes resumption of talks with India  Sify3 weeks ago Pakistan should dismantle special terror zones, give freedom to people of PoK: India  Prokerala3 weeks ago India asks Pakistan to end ‘illegal occupation’ of PoK, dismantle terror zones  State Times3 weeks ago

Cost of energy in Britain is too high, independent review finds

LONDON (Reuters) - The cost of energy in Britain is too high and is higher than necessary to meet the country's climate change targets, an independent review has found. The review, by Dieter Helm, professor of economic policy at Oxford University, put forward ...
 Sify1 month ago
Rediff.com

Infosys gets a month to fix GSTN glitches

Group of ministers to review progress every fortnight.Raghu Krishnan reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com The group of ministers constituted to look into technical glitches in the goods and services tax network has identified a set of common issues after talking to corporate entities such as Unilever, various state tax department officials and tax consultants. At its first review meeting in Bengaluru, the GoM asked vendor Infosys to fix these glitches by October-end.   Led by ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
catchnews.com

A headless UGC: Why the Centre's hunt to appoint a chairman is taking time

Even after six months, the post of the University Grants Commission’s (UGC) chairman remains vacant. Professor VS Chauhan, a commission member, has been holding charge as interim chairperson since April when Prof Ved Prakash’s tenure ended. A ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

Lucky 13? Global stocks score longest run of monthly gains on record

By Marc Jones LONDON (Reuters) - A dive in high-flying U.S. tech stocks on worries their boom may have peaked left investors wondering on Thursday whether the longest global equity bull run in living memory might be starting to splutter. The caution was ...
 Sify1 week ago Lucky 13? Stocks score longest run of monthly gains on record  Sify1 week ago
Rediff.com

The 5 men who will decide how funds get shared by Centre and states

The panel will also recommend a fiscal consolidation road map for the central and state governments, study the impact of GST on the divisible pool, and propose performance-based incentives for states. The government has announced the 15th Finance Commission and it will be chaired by former parliamentarian and revenue and expenditure secretary N K Singh. Its tenure will be till October 30, 2019, by when it will have to give its final report on distributing divisible funds between the Centre and ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
catchnews.com

Amnesty International tells Pakistan to end enforced disappearances

[UK], Nov 7 (ANI): Amnesty International has called upon authorities in Pakistan to immediately end enforced disappearances. Alarmed by reports it has received on enforced disappearances, particularly of activists in southwestern province of Balochistan, ...
 Sify1 month ago

The Air Perumal Murugan Breathes Is Still Venomous

FOR A POET WHO is acutely aware of the space around him, the city is a bourgeois contrivance incapable of fostering any sort of capacious sentiment. “I need space. I like being outdoors,” says Perumal Murugan, 51, looking around with amusement at his ...
 Open Magazine1 month ago

Why it’s time to lay the stereotype of the ‘teen brain’ to rest

A deficit in the development of the teenage brain has been blamed for teens’ behavior in recent years, but it may be time to lay the stereotype of the wild teenage brain to rest. Brain deficits don’t make teens do risky things; lack of experience ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
1.
2.
3.
4.
5.
6.
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts

Get

Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
    
Alerts
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
 
More     Less