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UN intervention sought to counter human rights issues in PoK

United Nation's intervention has been sought to address the grievances of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, especially the lack of constitutional rights and educational......

Pakistan loses UN human rights council election

Pakistan on Wednesday failed to win a re-election to the United Nations' human rights body. The 193-member General Assembly voted here to elect 18 new members of the UN Human Rights Council.......

'Use UN's 70th birthday to promote human rights everywhere'

'Human rights issues continue to be exploited selectively, more often for narrow short-term political ends,' Modi tells Ban. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be one of the world leaders......

UNHRC unanimously adopts resolution against Boko Haram

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution appealing to international community to provide more active support to African countries fighting Nigerian......

UN expert calls for international pressure on N Korea over abductions

A United Nations human rights investigator has recommended that international pressure be put on North Korea as part of a multi-pronged strategy to know the fate of hundreds of foreign nationals......

Face-off with Sri Lanka could further dent auto exports

India’s diplomatic stand on Sri Lanka’s human rights violations seems to have cost Indian vehicle manufacturers dearly. Last year, after India voted against Sri Lanka in the UN Human......

'India is relatively protected from food crisis'

One hundred million people around the world are being deprived of the right to food. "It is a human rights crisis," says Olivier De Schutter, the United Nations's Special Rapporteur on the right to......

Britain calls for ban on Zimbabwe

Britain has called onthe International Cricket Councilto ban Zimbabwe from playing international matches because of its human rights record, a government spokesman said on Monday.Britain has......
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India abstains from vote on US group press freedom plea

India has abstained from voting, while China and Pakistan voted against a bid by a US advocacy group for press freedom, seeking accreditation as an... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/india-abstains-vote-us-group-press-freedom-plea-510
Prejudice, not protection

Pakistan's new women's Bill blatantly regressive Fighting for a rightful and dignified place for women in Pakistani society has been... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/edit/prejudice-not-protection.html
US-backed forces battling IS near Syria's Raqqa and Iraq's Fallujah

28 May 2016, Beirut, Lebanon, Agencies Kurdish and Arab fighters aided by US soldiers have battled the Islamic State group north of its... ...

http://www.millenniumpost.in/NewsContent.aspx?NID=301155
U.N. chief 'deeply disappointed' by rejection of press watchdog

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks during the opening ceremony of the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey, May 23, 2016.... ...

http://in.reuters.com/article/un-press-idINKCN0YI282
Middle East refugees help Europe prosecute war crimes

By Thomas Escritt THE HAGUE (Reuters) - European authorities are seeking testimony from some of the hundreds of thousands of refugees fleeing... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/middle-east-refugees-help-europe-prosecute-war-crimes-084109901.html

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