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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......

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......

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......

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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Sikh bodies to lobby for UN resolution after Rajnath terms 1984 riots as genocide

JALANDHAR: Union home minister Rajnath Singh's terming of the November 1984 violence against Sikhs as "genocide" has given fresh ammunition to Sikh... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chandigarh/Sikh-bodies-to-lobby-for-UN-resolution-after-Rajnath-terms-1984-riots-as-genocide/articleshow/45663908.cms
Rise and Fall

STARS OF THE FUTURE Ringing out the old and ringing in the new has its pitfalls and promises. As 2014 segues into 2015 in the national capital,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/magazine/Rise-and-Fall/2014/12/27/article2590106.ece
UN chief asks Pak to end executions of terror convicts

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called on the Pakistan government to bring an end to the executions of terror convicts and... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/news/just-in/un-chief-asks-pak-to-end-executions-of-terror-convicts.html
I wish Benazir Bhutto was alive today

From time immemorial month of December has always left an indelible imprint on the sands of time. Be it the birth of Prophet Jesus Christ who gave... ...

http://ibnlive.in.com/blogs/wajidshamsulhasan/2099/65452/i-wish-benazir-bhutto-was-alive-today.html
Africa to strive for favourable results at climate conference

22 December 2014 The Continent: The African Group of Negotiators on climate change committed to making every effort to ensure that the... ...

http://www.observerindia.com/cms/sites/orfonline/modules/africaweekly/AfricaWeeklyDetail.html?cmaid=76595&mmacmaid=76596&volumeno=IV&issueno=29

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