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Bhopal gas tragedy: Amnesty demands Dow appear in court

Amnesty International has called on the Dow Chemical Company to appear before a Bhopal court this week to explain why its subsidiary Union Carbide Company repeatedly ignored summons in the 1984 gas......

Bhopal tragedy: 'Decision to summon Dow a big step'

Terming court's decision to summon Dow Chemicals in the Bhopal gas tragedy case as an "important step", Amnesty International today demanded that the company must acknowledge its responsibility......

'Leaders should deliver on Arms Trade Treaty promises'

Amnesty International has challenged governments to deliver on their promises to rapidly and rigorously implement the life saving Arms Trade Treaty, as 62 nations signed the landmark agreement in......

New anti-rape law flawed, must be rejected: Rights groups

The Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International have stated that the new criminal law on violence against women should either be replaced or amended.On February 3, 2013, Indian President Pranab......

Human rights abuse: Amnesty International slams Pak army

Amnesty International on Thursday accused the Pakistan Army of widespread human rights abuses in the country's restive tribal belt bordering Afghanistan, saying several laws were being misused in......

3 US Net majors slammed for aiding China

An Amnesty International report has accused three major US companies-Google, Microsoft and Yahoo-of helping the Chinese government crush political dissent and freedom of expression.Releasing its......

Hind Lever accused of using child labour

Leading international non-governmental organisations such as Amnesty International, India Committee of the Netherlands, the FNV trade union and Novib have brought to Unilever's attention that the......

'New breed' Indian Diaspora has its heart in the right place

Indians all over the US are going beyond being human and are learning to be humanitarian and expand their philanthropy activities finds Ajailiu Niumai. 'The raising of extraordinarily large sums of......

'Float scheme to get back $2 trillion of black money stashed abroad'

Claiming that about $2 trillion worth of black money from India is stashed abroad, industry body Assocham on Friday said the government should float a six-month amnesty scheme to facilitate......

Tejpal's Thinkfest: Revenue dept looking into tax payment

The Central revenue department is inquiring into the payment of service tax by the event management firm which had organised the controversial Thinkfest on behalf of the Tehelka magazine. "We......

Rohan Gavaskar seeks BCCI amnesty

An application of former India one-day international player Rohan Gavaskar, who had joined the Indian Cricket League, seeking permission to play in domestic tournaments of the country has reached......

Sports Shorts: Indian migrant workers still unpaid by Qatar WC builders

Workers from India, Nepal and Sri Lanka who moved to Qatar to build luxury offices for the 2022 World Cup organisers have reportedly not been paid 13 months’ wages. However, the organisers of......

Bayern chief Hoeness to be tried for tax evasion

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness, once one of Germany's most admired soccer managers, goes on trial on Monday charged with tax evasion in a case that has shocked the nation and changed attitudes......

Pussy Riot criticise Sochi Winter Games in new video

Members of the all-women protest group Pussy Riot released a new music video on Thursday criticising Russia's staging of the Winter Olympics and its human rights record, in a rare show of dissent......

Qatar gets 14 days to send labour report to FIFA

Qatar has been given two weeks to provide a report to FIFA on how it has improved working conditions for labourers in the 2022 World Cup host nation. - Migrant Nepalese workers die of 'modern......
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Q. As the world celebrates International Women's Day today, do you think our world is still safer for women??
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Q. Common men of India have been crying for injusticefrom P. leaders since independence. CPM , Congress slowly getting the returns who were like brothers in Central govts in long time. Who may be the next party?
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Q. As CM of Paschim Banga, what welfare measures has Mamata taken for the people of the state?
Francisco:  A. Politics is beyond common man.Original Story:The Ant works hard in the withering heat all summer building its house andlaying up supplies for the...... more

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Q. I have read / saw in TV that Police in UP had injectedpetrol / kerosene and Acid to the suspected to extract the truth / to make them confess for the crime they did not commit and that poor fellow died soon !Why they behave so inhumanly ?? Who allows the Police to use these kinda inhuman techniques ??
Diya AurBaatiHum:  A. Original Story:The Ant works hard in the withering heat all summer building its house andlaying up supplies for the winter. The Grasshopper thinks...... more

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Fiji coup leader surges ahead in election count

Military strongman Voreqe Bainimarama was on course today to win the South Pacific nation's first election since he staged a bloodless coup in... ...

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Minor trafficked girl from Bengal rescued

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High Court order in favour of Rajinikanth

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Kaththi songs available

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