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Renowned Pakistani activist Asma Jahangir no more

Asma Jahangir, Pakistan's renowned human rights lawyer, social activist and an outspoken critic of the country's powerful military establishment, died in Lahore on Sunday of cardiac arrest, her......

Killing of jawans by Naxal does not qualify as 'human right violation': CRPF

For the Central Reserve Police Force, the killing of 25 personnel by Naxalites in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district does not qualify as the "human right violation" of the slain jawans, judging by the......

SC raps Centre; gives it a week to appoint NHRC DG

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to appoint Director General in the National Human Rights Commission within a week. A bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar also asked the central......

What kind of First Lady will Melania Trump make?

Eleanor Roosevelt, a advocate of civil and gender rights, invested the American First Lady's role with meaning. Jackie Kennedy was her husband's unofficial envoy, including to Asia. Betty Ford is......

Yashwant Sinha-led Kashmir team suggests talks with Hurriyat

A Yashwant Sinha-led civil society panel has suggested "improving" the human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir and initiating talks with all stakeholders including separatist groups like......

'Gmail account of human rights activists accessed'

A top Google official on Thursday told US lawmakers that the Gmail accounts of dozens of activists who advocate human rights in China have been accessed by the third party, originating from......

Aadhaar for every Indian? Or just a select few?

The stories of exclusions illustrate so tragically, the need of the hour is to bolster biometrics and ‘smart’ technologies with something more old-fashioned -- the good old fashioned,......

Nachiket Mor has his heart in the right place

After a 25-year stint at ICICI Bank, Mor suddenly quit as he wanted to add more value in the bigger areas of health care and financial inclusion. Nachiket Mor says he tried his best to be a......

Credibility chart: Indians have faith in govt and military

Religious leaders come last, with corporations featuring slightly better in the list Indians give more credence to the central government and the military, more than the media, human rights......

Shah Rukh Khan: The King's Speech

Even as Mumbai's teenybopper population was drowning in Beiber-sized disappointment, my super-filmi week delighted in a breathtaking journey to Amazon, Satyajit Ray's fabulous use of fantasy to......
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Protest staged for release of jailed activists in Karachi

[Pakistan], Feb 19 (ANI): The Gilgit Baltistan Youth Alliance on Monday organised a massive protest outside the Karachi Press Club for the release... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/protest-staged-for-release-of-jailed-activists-in-karachi-news-international-sctlKRacjhibg.html
MQM Chief

[UK], Feb 19 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder and leader Altaf Hussain alleged that his party leader Professor Hassan Zafar Arif was... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/pak-army-isi-killed-prof-arif-mqm-chief-news-international-sctlLzdebahga.html
Aadhaar for every Indian? Or just a select few?

The stories of exclusions illustrate so tragically, the need of the hour is to bolster biometrics and ‘smart’ technologies with... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/aadhaar-for-every-indian-or-just-a-select-few/20180119.htm
US

The death of Pakistan's human rights activist Asma Jahangir is a great loss to the world, the US said today.Asma, 66, Pakistan's human rights icon... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/death-of-pak-s-human-rights-icon-asma-great-loss-to-world-us-118021400005_1.html
People break social and cultural taboos to attend Asma Jahangir's funeral

The funeral prayers for Asma Jahangir, Pakistan's human rights icon and staunch critic of the country's powerful army were offered here today at... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-pakistan-people-break-social-and-cultural-taboos-to-attend-asma-jahangir-s-funeral-2584326

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