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Sri Lanka sabotaging war crimes probe: UNHRC

The United Nations Human Rights Council has accused Sri Lanka of sabotaging a UN-mandated probe into the country's nearly three decades-long brutal civil war, drawing a sharp reaction from Colombo......

India gets re-elected to UN Human Rights Council

In a significant victory, India has been re-elected to the UN's main human rights body for the period of 2015-17, receiving the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group. India is currently......

UN 'regrets' Alamuddin's decision to not serve on Gaza probe

The United Nations has expressed regret that noted human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin will not be able to serve on an independent inquiry commission that will investigate possible human rights......

India votes in support of UNHRC resolution on Gaza

India along with BRICS countries on Wednesday voted in support of a UN Human Rights Council resolution to launch a probe into Israel's offensive on Gaza. India joined Brazil, Russia, China and......

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......

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......

'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......

India re-elected to UN Economic and Social Council

India has overwhelmingly won its re-election to the UN body on economic and social issues, garnering the highest number of votes in the Asia-Pacific group. The 193-member UN General Assembly......

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......

In Pix: Asia's golden age of sport

SISTAR perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images The 17th Asian Games came to a close on Saturday, bringing an end to......

BCCI only interested in making money out of cricket: OCA

BCCI chief N Srinivasan. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters BCCI's decision to not send Indian teams for the Asian Games drew sharp criticism from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) on......

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Gabbar Singh
Q. Was LTTE chief's son's death a cold blooded murder?
Gabbar Singh:  A.  more

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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

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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

cnanu  shree
Q. Author, humanitarian, peacekeeper, columnist, former UN Under-Secretary General, now Minister of State for External Affairs, Govt of India.What else he is ?
Cnanu Shree:  A. he also serves on the Boards of Overseers of the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Trustees of the Aspen Institute, and the Advisory of the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/author-humanitarian-peacekeeper-columnist-former-un-under-se/22364306/answers/16933902

jameel ahmed
Q. i am student.i want to know about NGO..it is for what?
Jameel Ahmed:  A. Hi I am also a student so being both students give A BA tag.For this.A non-governmental organisation (NGO) is any local, national or international...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/i-am-student.i-want-to-know-about-ngo..it-is-for-what/16931226/answers/16764722

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Sudan rights group says raided after …

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Security forces raided the Sudanese Observatory for Human Rights on Sunday, just weeks after jailing its former leader, the... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/sudan-rights-group-says-raided-opposition-unity-deal-142955181.html
North Korea denies involvement in Sony attack, but US maintains they are to blame

North Korea saidUS accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictures were groundless slander, and that it wanted a joint... ...

http://tech.firstpost.com/news-analysis/north-korea-denies-involvement-in-sony-attack-but-us-maintains-they-are-to-blame-246411.html
North Korea Faces UN Security Council Scrutiny

The United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations. (Agence France-Presse) United States: North Korea comes under scrutiny on Monday at the... ...

http://m.ndtv.com/article/world/north-korea-faces-un-security-council-scrutiny-637590
Adopting resolution, Security Council urges fight against nexus of transnational crime, terrorism

Amid a proliferation of well-funded and well-organized transnational criminal activities in Africa, the Middle East and beyond, the United Nations... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/adopting-resolution-security-council-urges-fight-against-nexus-of-transnational-crime-terrorism-news-international-omvaLRgdgdbeb.html
N Korea slams UN vote, vows to bolster nuclear capacity

North Korea today vowed to bolster its nuclear capacity, slamming a UN resolution calling for it to be referred to the International Criminal Court... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/n-korea-slams-un-vote-vows-to-bolster-nuclear-capacity-114122000463_1.html

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