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Time for reshaping India's neighbourhood policy

Abstaining from voting on a UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka was dictated as much by necessity and self-preservation as by a desire to place bilateralism at the front and centre of New Delhi’s......

India abstains from voting on Sri Lanka war crimes

In a significant development, India for the first time on Thursday abstained from voting on the United States-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka on alleged human rights violation which was......

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......

India must take a historic stance on Tamils issue: Jaya

With emotions running high in Tamil Nadu on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Monday asked India to take ‘historic’ and ‘courageous’ steps to......

Displaced Lankan Tamils' woes continue, UN officials told

Leaders of Sri Lanka's main Tamil party TNA on Friday told officials from the United Nations human rights body that the Tamils displaced in the LTTE war were facing problems with resettlement and......
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Urgent action needed to stop organized crime preying on migrants, says UNODC chief at irregular migration meeting

- We must act to stop the horrific treatment of migrants by criminal smugglers said Yury Fedotov, the Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/urgent-action-needed-stop-organized-crime-preying-migrants-says-unodc-chief-irregular-migration-meet
Cambodia deports one of its own citizens for helping asylum seekers

Dy Heun Cambodia: A Cambodian national who was arrested last week while helping 36 Montagnard asylum seekers reach Phnom Penh was himself... ...

http://www.ucanindia.in/news/cambodia-deports-one-of-its-own-citizens-for-helping-asylum-seekers/28118/daily
UN official

Despite progress in recent years to universally abolish the death penalty, major challenges persist, the United Nations human rights official said... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/no-evidence-death-penalty-deters-any-crime-un-official-news-international-pdfkK2eddddce.html
NESoHR

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera's statement on Monday to the High Level Segment of the 28th UN Human Rights Council Session at... ...

http://www.webnewswire.com/node/3638614
UN human rights expert urges Malaysia to focus efforts on victims

) United Nations human rights expert Maria Grazia Giammarinaro urged* the Malaysian Government to improve the prevention of trafficking in persons... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/trafficking-persons-un-human-rights-expert-urges-malaysia-focus-efforts-victims

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