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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......

UN expert calls for international pressure on N Korea over abductions

A United Nations human rights investigator has recommended that international pressure be put on North Korea as part of a multi-pronged strategy to know the fate of hundreds of foreign nationals......

India CAN'T become a permanent UNSC member: Sharif tells Obama

India's permanent membership in the reformed United Nations Security Council is unacceptable to Pakistan as it has not complied with UN resolutions on Kashmir, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has......

'UN's permanent members do not want any change'

UN Ebola mission chief Anthony Banbury (on screen) speaks to members of the United Nations Security Council during a meeting on the Ebola crisis at the UN headquarters in New York. Photograph:......

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......

Most influential people in the world of business

ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella have found a place in Time magazine’s ‘The 100 Most Influential People’ in the world. Image: Chanda Kochchar among......

Gujarat model of development: More hype than substance

The Vibrant Gujarat summit in 2013, under Chief Minister Narendra Modi's watch. With facts and figures, the CAG report has highlighted how Gujarat was far from a role model for states across......

Focus on production by masses: India tells UN

India has called for giving impetus to ‘production by the masses,’ saying predominantly agrarian nations like it should generate mass manufacturing and foster industrialisation to......

Minimum government? It starts right here!

The Modi government is committed to the same path of maximum government that all previous governments had taken, illustrated well by the strongman approach it has taken to 'fixing' loss-making PSUs......

Say goodbye to the national health policy

Private health insurance in India today is riddled with inefficiency and corruption, notes Subir Roy The draft national health policy, issued by the Union ministry of health and family welfare late......

ICC to consider appointment of Najam Sethi as president in June

(From left to right): Iain Higgins (Head of Legal and Company Secretary, ICC), ICC chairman Narayanaswami Srinivasan and Chief Executive ICC David Richardson address the ICC board meeting at the......

Test nations talking with Afghanistan about more matches

The Afghanistan team in a huddle. Photograph: Will Russell/Getty Images Afghanistan cricket officials are in talks with four or five Test-status nations about playing more fixtures against the......

World Cup Diary: Irish Morgan is England's skipper! IRRITATING!

England's skipper Eoin Morgan with his partner. Photograph: Facebook Seeing Dubliner Eoin Morgan become England's World Cup skipper was a ‘wee bit irritating’ for Ireland's chief......
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Pak condemns 'brutal use of force' against separatist leaders

Pakistan on Sunday condemned the use of force by security forces against protesters in Kashmir and said the arrest of separatist leaders in the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/pak-condemns-brutal-use-of-force-against-separatist-leaders/20150419.htm
Delink NREGA from Aadhaar, say activists

Ranchi: Voices of protest against linking of Aadhaar with provisions of NREGA have started surfacing again. Activists believe that at a time when... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ranchi/Delink-NREGA-from-Aadhaar-say-activists/articleshow/46971395.cms
Political formula in Bihar

The bugle has been blown for Bihar elections. On one hand, the BJP called a workers meet to announce this, and on the other, leaders of the Janata... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/gupshup/political-formula-in-bihar.html
Refer net neutrality to Competition Commission

NEUTRALITY In just 10 days net-neutrality has become a household word. Neutrality is not a technology idea, it is an ethical idea. It emphasises... ...

http://www.sunday-guardian.com/investigation/refer-net-neutrality-to-competition-commission
'India Helping in UN Development Agenda Through Own Targets'

India is walking the talk in its efforts to contribute to the success of the ambitious post-2015 Development Agenda through the national targets to... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/India-Helping-in-UN-Development-Agenda-Through-Own-Targets/892364

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