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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......

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......

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......

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......

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

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

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

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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Lanka Government needs to do more for …

By ANI | ANI Geneva, Sept 23. (ANI), United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Prince Zeid Ra'ad Zeid Al- Hussein has said that the... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/lanka-government-needs-more-reconciliation-unhcr-chief-082826011.html
Ban welcomes release of Turkish hostages seized three months ago in Iraq

New York, Sept 23 (IBNS) United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Monday welcomed the release of a group of Turkish nations held since June... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/ban-welcomes-release-of-turkish-hostages-seized-three-months-ago-in-iraq-news-international-ojxnf8egbacbi.html
India to seek re-election to UNHRC next month

From Yoshita Singh United Nations, Sep 23 (PTI) India will seek re-election to the UN's main human rights body for a second consecutive term in a... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/5171127_India-to-seek-re-election-to-UNHRC-next-month-.html
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Barack Obama Reuters Text of President Barack Obama's address Wednesday night, provided by the White House My fellow Americans - tonight, I... ...

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One year after the September 2013 bloody repression victims still await truth and justice

Hundreds of people were detained, many without any charges ever being brought, and numerous activists were tortured and otherwise ill-treated. FIDH... ...

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/sudan-one-year-after-september-2013-bloody-repression-victims-still-await-truth-and-justice

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