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How teenage Saudi 'runaway' bride won her freedom

A teenage Saudi girl, who was forced to marry a 90-year-old man, has been granted a divorce after a local human rights group intervened, a report has said.The elderly Saudi threatened to sue the......

Rights abuses in Kashmir must end: Islamic nations

The Organisation of Islamic Countries contact group on Jammu and Kashmir has called for an end to alleged human rights violations in 'Indian-occupied Kashmir.'Meeting on the sidelines of the 65th......

US lawmakers laud Hindu foundation report

The third annual human rights report of the Hindu American Foundation -- the leading US-based Hindu human rights group made of up largely second-generation Indian-American professionals including......

India gets one-year term on UN Human Rights Counci

Elected to the newly established Human Rights Council of the United Nations, India will serve on the body for just a year.The members of the council are to have three-year terms with one-third......

Rights group protests Saudi prisoner's sentence

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah should take urgent steps to ensure that a court sentence to gouge out an Indian worker's eye is not carried out, Human Rights Watch said Saturday.Indian in Saudi jail:......

'Saudi Arabia still offers lot of opportunities for Indians'

"Saudi Arabia continues to be a land of opportunity for Indians. Indians have benefited the most from the amnesty scheme as 1.4 million people got their residency and work status legalised,"......

The world's 20 largest buildings

The Abraj Al Bait Towers in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, presently under construction is set to be largest building in the world upon completion. It will also have the largest floor area of any structure......

Saudi seeks Indian tie-up for $1.4 trn projects

There is a good news for Indians looking at Saudi Arabia as an investment destination.The ongoing turbulence inWest Asia has not impacted the kingdom.In fact, Saudi Arabia has invited Indian......

NRIs demand right to protect their property in India

Susheela Verma, an attorney in the United States, bought some land in Haryana in 1999. She sent money to her nephew to build a 10,000 sq ft house, which was completed in 2006. When she came to......

Gender equality? India ranks a poor 114th

India has been ranked in the bottom half among 134 countries in terms of gender equality, in WEF's latest ranking that assessed the distribution of resources and opportunities among males and......

The Last King is worth a watch

Conscience. It is a word that makes a lot of people do things despite the fact that they get nothing from it.But, what happens when your conscience compels you to do something good for humanity,......

'Defeat hate, celebrate unity'

From ads to award-winning documentaries, US-based director Rahul Dholakia has come a long way. His critically acclaimed film Parzania has generated a lot of buzz. Based on a true story, the English......

Saudi women push for the right to play sports

The image of 24-year-old Nour Fitiany resting courtside as the pounding of basketballs and thumping of feet reverberated around her wouldn't merit a second glance in most countries. But in Saudi......

Bahrain steps up arrests ahead of Sunday's F1 race

Bahrain has arrested several people accused of stealing and burning cars amid heightened security in the island kingdom before Sunday's Formula One race, which the opposition sees as a chance to......

Saudi says will enter women for London Olympics

Saudi Arabia will allow its women athletes to compete in the Olympic Games for the first time ever in London this summer, the Islamic kingdom's London embassy said on its website. Human rights......

Petrol bomb raises Bahrain Grand Prix fears

Safety fears grew ahead of this weekend's Formula One Grand Prix in Bahrain on Thursday after members of the Force India team were caught up in a petrol bomb incident and police fired tear gas and......

IOC confident Saudi women will compete in London

Saudi Arabia looks set to send women athletes to an Olympics for the first time later this year. The Saudis, Brunei and Qatar have never previously included females in their teams and the......

  People speak for saudi human rights

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Manoj Joshi
Q. pakistan violates LoC rules. we protest. Rap*ists keep on ra*ping, we protest. why cant we punish the guilty immediately ?? 'SOACH BADAL, KAPDE NAHI', is this slogan going to have any impact on those cruel rap*ists whatsoever ??
Manoj Joshi:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/pakistan-violates-loc-rules.-we-protest.-rapists-keep-on-rap/26269576/answers/

ankit shivam
Q. What makes India different from other nations?
Ankit Shivam:  A. ALL CRIMINALS MUST BE PUNISHED SEVERELY AND UNLESS WE ALL FORCE THE GOVERNMENT , THE GOVERNMENT IS GONNA DO NOTHING.IN CASE OF PAKISTAN : WE MUST...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-makes-india-different-from-other-nations/22960913/answers/26269664

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. 1. We live in a nation where Rice is Rs.40/- per kg and Sim Card is free.2. Pizza reaches home faster than Ambulance and Police.3. Car loan @ 5%...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364305/answers/22960954

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 Saudi Human Rights
Saudi Arabia beheads three convicted of murder

Saudi authorities today beheaded three citizens after they were convicted of murder in separate cases, the interior ministry announced, bringing to... ...

http://www.siasat.com/english/news/saudi-arabia-beheads-three-convicted-murder
Beheadings Surge in Saudi Arabia as Authorities Execute 23 in August

Members of Magic Movement, a group of young Bangladeshis, stage a mock execution scene in protest of Saudi Arabia beheading of Bangladeshi workers.... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/beheadings-surge-saudi-arabia-authorities-execute-23-august-607759
US is Mobilizing Allies to Widen Assault on Islamic State

Washington: The United States has begun to mobilize a broad coalition of allies behind potential military action in Syria and is moving toward... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/us-is-mobilizing-allies-to-widen-assault-on-islamic-state-582402?pfrom=home-lateststories
Saudi beheaded for murdering man by running him over

Saudi authorities beheaded a citizen in the eastern Qatif region today after he was convicted of killing a fellow national, the interior ministry... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/saudi-beheaded-for-murdering-man-by-running-him-over-114082600900_1.html
Qatar seeks to free more U.S. hostages …

By By | Reuters By Amena Bakr DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar is working to help free four Americans held hostage in Syria by various armed groups, a... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/qatar-seeks-free-more-u-hostages-syria-source-095809017.html

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