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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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At least 15 dead in Israeli shelling of Gaza school- Health Ministry

By By | Reuters By Nidal al-Mughrabi and Dan Williams GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli forces shelled a U.N.-run school sheltering... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/kerry-pushes-gaza-truce-death-toll-tops-700-024327276.html
Israel may be guilty of committing war crimes, warns UN

06:32 pm London: The rising tension in Gaza which has already claimed the lives of almost 700 Palestinians may have witnessed war crimes by Israel,... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/israel-may-be-guilty-of-committing-war-crimes-warns-un/
Celina Jaitly's musical video for LGBT gets one million views

NEW DELHI: A Bollywood-style music video featuring United Nations Equality Champion Celina Jaitly which promotes equal rights for the Lesbian, Gay,... ...

http://www.indiantelevision.com/movies/hindi/celina-jaitlys-musical-video-for-lgbt-gets-one-million-views-140724
US lifts ban on flights to Israel as Gaza toll tops

Israel won a partial reprieve from the economic pain of its Gaza war on Thursday with the lifting of a U.S. ban on commercial flights to Tel Aviv,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-us-lifts-ban-on-flights-to-israel-as-gaza-toll-tops-2004906
As civilian casualties rise in Gaza, UN Rights Council agrees probe into alleged 'war crimes'

New York, July 23 (IBNS)The United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday decided to launch an independent inquiry into purported violations of... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/as-civilian-casualties-rise-in-gaza-un-rights-council-agrees-probe-into-alleged-war-crimes-news-international-ohymUUjbebcdg.html

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