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The other Indian who addressed the UN

Salil Shetty, secretary-general of the Amnesty International, created quite a buzz at the United Nations on Friday with his hard-hitting speech during the Sustainable Development Summit 2015.......

Amnesty criticises India for 'intensified crackdown on freedoms'

Authorities in India failed to "prevent many incidents of religious violence" and sometimes "contributed to tensions through polarising speeches", Amnesty International said as it condemned growing......

Lok Sabha elections, AAP dominate India discussions at Davos

The Aam Aadmi Party and talks about next Lok Sabha elections seem to be hogging the limelight when it comes to discussions around India at the World Economic Forum's annual talk-fest of the rich......

Malala Yousafzai receives top Amnesty award

Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teen activist shot in the head last year by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education, has received the highest honour conferred by rights group Amnesty......

Pak: Dissident disappears; ISI, MI chiefs in the dock

For the first time in Pakistan's history, the police has booked the all-powerful director generals of the Inter Services Intelligence and Military Intelligence on the charge of kidnapping. Amir......

Will Indian workers in UAE get a better deal after Modi's visit?

Prime Minister Modi chatted with the workers, enquiring about the place and their welfare and jobs. Image: Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Indian workers at the ICAD residential city, in Abu......

'India's problem is implementation'

The entire country will have a Naxal problem if the government does not back the Millennium Development Goals with sufficient funds, Salil Shetty, Director of the UN Millennium Development......

UN to G-20: Bail out the poor

Stating that the global financial crisis threatens the livelihoods of nearly 1.4 billion people globally, a United Nations agency has asked the G-20 leaders to commit themselves to save the world......

Aadesh Shrivastava: The Man Who Composed Chartbusters

Saluting the late music composer's most memorable film songs. Like most success stories, his too began with a dream.  To make it big on the Indian music scene. The Jabalpur born Aadesh......

Box Office: Haider, Bang Bang fare average

A look at this week's hits and misses. The long weekend saw two big releases, Bang Bang and Haider. Both films opened to below average collections. Worldwide, however, Bang Bang is the sixth......

Box office: Below average opening for 3 AM, Desi Kattey

A look at this week's hits and misses. Two small films -- 3 AM and Desi Kattey -- opened at the box office last Friday. While both the films opened to below average collections, 3 AM did better in......

Will Darna Mana Hai work?

Filmmakers Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Ram Gopal Varma arepoles apart interms of creativity. Yet they share a common ground. They have both made episodic Hindi films. Musafir (1957) was Mukherjee's......

Kris Srikkanth to try his hand at films

India's opening batsman of the 1980s and popular match commentator Krishnamachari Srikkanth is now trying his luck in the movies.He will be seen in a Tamil film Priyamna Thoji.Several cricketers......

FIFA World Cup: 'Qatar's migrant labourers treated like cattle'

Qatar's construction industry is rife with abuse of migrant workers who are "treated like cattle" and live in squalid accommodation exposed to overflowing sewage, Amnesty International said in a......

Chopra, Nehra's return will boost Delhi

Delhi are hoping the return of Test players Akash Chopra and Ashish Nehra will boost their chances against reigning champions Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy Elite Group 'A' encounter, beginningin Delhi......
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MALAYSIAN ENTREPRENEUR TONY FERNANDES JOINS AMNESTY INTERNATIONALS GLOBAL COUNCIL

Chandigarh, 4thJuly 2016: Malaysian entrepreneur and founder of AirAsia, Tony Fernandes is joining Amnesty International's prestigious Global... ...

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Censorship's nanny state

The problem isn't whether a scene was necessary or not but that judges are ending up micromanaging such decisions The liberal Indian who cares for... ...

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Mundeyan Ton Bach Ke Rahin star cast visits city

The bubbly star cast of forthcoming Punjabi movie Mundeyan Ton Bach Ke Rahin (MTBKR) came calling to the city today.Movie's stars Roshan Prince,... ...

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U.N., Turkey disappointed G7 leaders skipped humanitarian conference

ISTANBUL May 24 Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Tuesday they were disappointed Chancellor Angela... ...

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