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Lanka returns India's favour, releases all fishermen

Elated after India's abstention at the UN Human Rights Council vote on Sri Lanka, President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Friday ordered the release of all Indian fishermen in Sri Lankan custody for......

US hails passage of UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka

The United States has welcomed the passage of United Nations Human Rights Council resolution on Sri Lanka and said that it sends a "clear message" to the Rajapaksa government that the international......

Why SL's 'lies' on death of Prabhakaran's son may soon get exposed

A recent inquiry report by the Geneva-headquartered Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has cast serious aspersions on the claims of the Sri Lankan government over alleged war crimes......

Rights abuse charges haunt Rajapaksa; Cameron gives ultimatum

Human rights abuses allegedly perpetrated in the war against Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam haunted Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the CHOGM summit with UK Prime......

US welcomes passage of UNHRC resolution on Lanka

The United States has welcomed the passage of a resolution on Sri Lanka sponsored by it at the United Nations Human Rights Commission, saying the vote sent a clear signal to Colombo that the......

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......

RTE funding should be decided by council:Par panel

The funding pattern between the Centre and the state for implementing Right To Education Act should be referred to the National Development Council headed by the prime minister, a parliamentary......

'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......

RBI relaxes some import/forex rules

The Reserve Bank of India has liberalised the procedure for facilitating the import of rough diamonds (termed roughs in the trade). Till now, advance payment without any limit and without a bank......

NRI human rights lawyer to review Big Brother

Channel 4 has appointed non resident Indian human rights lawyer Rabinder Singh QC to join its review of the reality show Big Brother, which came under flak after Jade Goody and other housemates......

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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Farhaan
Q. Should India now push to bring back Sarabjit Singh immediately?
Farhaan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/should-india-now-push-to-bring-back-sarabjit-singh-immediate/25509404/answers/

Gabbar Singh
Q. Was LTTE chief's son's death a cold blooded murder?
Gabbar Singh:  A. Certainly ,They should attempt with Human Rights Council to do so ji more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/was-ltte-chiefs-sons-death-a-cold-blooded-murder/25082336/answers/25509409

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. new photographs emerged claiming that the 12-year-old son of the militants' leader was executed by the country's armed forces.the nation's armed...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364305/answers/25082393

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. Sri Lanka [ Images ] is our next door neighbour. Geography bounds us. We have overwhelming trade ties with them. India [ Images ] is their biggest...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364306/answers/22364314

  Web results for Human Rights Councils
With Few Takers, Four Utkal Courses Scrapped

BHUBANESWAR: The Utkal University has this year suspended admissions to four of its self-financing courses owing to lukewarm response from... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/odisha/With-Few-Takers-Four-Utkal-Courses-Scrapped/2014/07/22/article2342868.ece
Uproar in Parliament over Justice Katju's graft charge on judiciary

R Sedhuraman Legal Correspondent New Delhi, July 21 The revelation of an alleged executive-judiciary nexus in the elevation of a tainted... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2014/20140722/main5.htm
GSU plea to speed up peace talks

Tura, July 21: The Garo Students Union (GSU) today said it has urged New Delhi to speed up the peace process with the Achik National Volunteers... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140722/jsp/northeast/story_18638459.jsp
UN calls for truce in Gaza as toll crosses 500

Gaza City The UN chief and the US secretary of state headed to Cairo on Monday for the highest-level attempt yet to end two weeks of Israel-Hamas... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/news/world/UN-calls-for-truce-in-Gaza-as-toll-crosses-500/articleshow/38827983.cms
Kodai municipality fined for collecting toll from locals

MADURAI: The Kodaikanal municipality has been imposed a fine of Rs 7 lakh by the Tamil Nadu State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, circuit... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/madurai/Kodai-municipality-fined-for-collecting-toll-from-locals/articleshow/38821508.cms

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