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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......

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......

US welcomes passage of UNHRC resolution on Lanka

The United States has welcomed the passage of a resolution on Sri Lanka sponsored by it at the United Nations Human Rights Commission, saying the vote sent a clear signal to Colombo that the......

India backs US resolution against Lanka at UNHRC

India along with 24 other countries on Thursday backed a United States-sponsored resolution at United Nations Human Rights Council against Sri Lanka asking it to conduct an "independent and......

What US draft resolution seeks from Lanka government

The United States-sponsored draft resolution before the ongoing session of the United Nations Human Rights Commission urges the Sri Lankan government to conduct an ‘independent and......

Wake up, India! Don't ignore EU

It is possible to argue that the Chinese are the Americans of Asia while the Indians are the Europeans. As players on the international stage, the United States and China are both goal-oriented and......

Global economy, national problems, petty politics

"Power will go to the hands of rascals, rogues and freebooters. All Indian leaders will be of low calibre and men of straw." -- Winston Churchill on the eve of Indian Independence The recent......

Indian dock workers in US seek UN help

Accusing the Indian government of 'abandoning' them to their fate, Indian dock workers from Mississippi who claim to be victims of modern day slavery have now sought the help of the United Nations.......

Posco project: A village under siege

The village has a fence and gates, gates that are manned by a handful of men who scrutinise all visitors. They are not intimidating, just cautious. There is more security inside: a makeshift......
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The New Durbar

By | India Today Uma Bharti, the new water resources minister, appeared a bit lost in the corridors of Parliament. She was expecting someone from... ...

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Detroit water department placed in mayor's hands

Control of Detroit's massive municipal water department, which has been widely criticized by the United Nations and others for widespread service... ...

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EU to impose new Russia sanctions as fighting blocks recovery of MH17 victims' remains

Reuters The European Union (EU) is set to approve punishing sanctions against Russia on Tuesday over its role in the Ukraine crisis, after... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-eu-to-impose-new-russia-sanctions-as-fighting-blocks-recovery-of-mh17-victims-remains-2006176
UN rights chief says downing of plane may be 'war crime,' urges probe

New York, July 28 (IBNS) The shooting down of a Malaysian Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine may amount to a war crime, the United Nations High... ...

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row over U.S. photos exposing Russia

Real-life warfare between Russian separatists and Ukrainian forces seemed to spill over into social media over the weekend after Geoffrey Pyatt,... ...

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