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India hits back at UN rights chief over Rohingya remark

Ambassador Rajiv K Chander, the Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, on Tuesday expressed its disapproval with remarks made by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad......

Deplore India's current measures to deport Rohingyas: UN human rights chief

United Nations human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein on Monday flayed any attempts by India to deport Rohingyas to Myanmar when the ethnic minority community is facing violence in their country.......

Pak is illegally occupying parts of J&K: India at UNHRC

India on Thursday took objection to the top United Nations human rights official's use of the phrase "India-Administered Kashmir", saying it cannot be equated with PoK, and expressed "surprise" at......

UNHRC unanimously adopts resolution against Boko Haram

The United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday unanimously adopted a resolution appealing to international community to provide more active support to African countries fighting Nigerian......

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......

RBI awaits the power of one

That's all it takes to protect an institution -- just one person with no past and no greed for the future, says Shekhar Gupta. The eyes of the devoted plagiarism hunters would light up if......

Italians and racism in sport: UN hails Pescara's Muntari for walk-off

Muntari said he had complained that parts of the crowd, including a group of children, had hurled racist insults at him from the start of his Italian team's game at Cagliari in Serie A on Sunday.......
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UN raises number of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh to 537,000

Dhaka, Oct 16 (IANS) The United Nations has raised the number of newly arrived Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar to... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/un-raises-number-of-rohingya-refugees-in-bangladesh-to-537000-news-international-rkqdafffjbcjh.html
UN condemns arrests of gays in Azerbaijan, Egypt, Indonesia

[Switzerland] Oct. 14 (ANI): United Nations (UN) condemned the recent arrest of transgender and gay people in Azerbaijan, Egypt and Indonesia, and... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/un-condemns-arrests-of-gays-in-azerbaijan-egypt-indonesia-news-international-rkogLgajijigg.html
Godrej, UN rights office join hands to tackle LGBTI prejudice

Godrej Industries has partnered the United Nations Human Rights Office to launch global standards for businesses to tackle discrimination against... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/godrej-un-rights-office-join-hands-to-tackle-lgbti-prejudice-117101300299_1.html
Mass vaccination against cholera begins in Bangladesh Rohingya camps

Dhaka, Oct 10 (IANS) Nearly 200 medical teams in Bangladesh on Tuesday began one of the largest cholera vaccination campaigns in history, which... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mass-vaccination-against-cholera-begins-in-bangladesh-rohingya-camps-news-international-rkkxaffffghdb.html
Is Sheikh Hasina’s govt hedging over the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar?

The United Nations (UN) has described Rohingya Muslims as the most persecuted minority community in the world. Condemnation of the Myanmar regime... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/international-news/is-sheikh-hasina-s-govt-hedging-over-the-rohingya-genocide-in-myanmar-84723.html

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