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'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......

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......

India says frustration building over paralysis in UNSC

India has said frustration is building up among the international community over the United Nations Security Council's inability to respond to global crises due to lack of reforms in its structure......

The first substantive trade agreement at WTO

This deal will not only resuscitate the WTO, whose relevance was fast eroding due to proliferation of free-trade agreements, but will also revive multilateralism in global trade. After India and......

US, China wrangle over FTAs casts shadow on APEC Summit

The differences between the US and China over rival free trade agreements being floated by them threatened to derail the APEC Summit which got off to a colourful start in Beijing China on Monday.......

Now Mamata seeks Ficci's help to set finances right

After futile efforts to wrest a financial package from the Centre during the past United Progressive Alliance-II and present National Democratic Alliance regime, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata......

Why sugar is turning sour for Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh every year fixes the price at which sugar mills can buy sugarcane from farmers. For political reasons, it has always been kept high.  Image: Sugar mills in Uttar Pradesh......

Sugar mills face bitter reality at festival time

The Supreme Court has upheld the Allahabad High Court's directive to mills to sell sugar pledged with banks to pay cane farmers. This might make things worse for the industry, which is already......

A sport left heartbroken by death of Hughes

The members of two local cricket teams in Kolkata observe a moment of silence for Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes, who passed away in Sydney. Photograph: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters The cricket......

In Pix: Asia's golden age of sport

SISTAR perform during the Closing Ceremony of the 2014 Asian Games at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium. Photograph: Getty Images The 17th Asian Games came to a close on Saturday, bringing an end to......

  People speak for united nations rights council

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cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/explain-why-india-voted-against-sri-lanka-at-unhrc/22364305/answers/

cnanu  shree
Q. EXPLAIN: Why India voted against Sri Lanka at UNHRC
Cnanu Shree:  A. Sri Lanka [ Images ] is our next door neighbour. Geography bounds us. We have overwhelming trade ties with them. India [ Images ] is their biggest...... more

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atoz
Q. do you think that the UN council is a biggest failure ?
Atoz:  A. Sri Lanka [ Images ] is our next door neighbour. Geography bounds us. We have overwhelming trade ties with them. India [ Images ] is their biggest...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/do-you-think-that-the-un-council-is-a-biggest-failure-/22218666/answers/22364313

atoz
Q. Centre penalizing non-Congress governments:says Ms. Jayalalithaa-The central government seems to be hell-bent on penalizing non-Congress governments,' in her speech in the National Development Council (NDC) meeting here.This government at the centre doesn't seem to understand that the people living in the states under non-Congress governments are as much citizens of India as those in states where the Congress party is in power,' - Do you support her view?
Atoz:  A. She is absolutely right. Another standing example is the BJP government in Karnataka is constantly being harassed by the congress government. No...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/centre-penalizing-non-congress-governmentssays-ms.-jayalalit/22218666/answers/21002115

  Web results for United Nations Rights Council
US Wants to Invade Our Country, Says N Korea

North Korea has accused the United States of planning to invade the country under the 'guise' of human rights abuses, two days after the United... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/us-wants-invade-our-country-says-north-korea-vows-double-nuclear-power-617837
FIPB CLEARS HDFC BANK AND RATNAKAR BANK FDI PROPOSALS

New Delhi: HDFC Bank and Ratnakar Bank (now known as RBL Bank) on Friday got clearance from the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) for their... ...

http://www.ipanewspack.com/newsplus/financial-sector/fipb-clears-hdfc-bank-and-ratnakar-bank-fdi-proposals/
To counter U.S. hostile policy, North Korea vows nuclear power boost

Comment · print · T T T+· T- TOPICS North Korea vowed on Saturday to boost its "nuclear power" to counter Washington's hostile... ...

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Security Council appeals to armed groups to lay down arms

The United Nations Security Council has strongly condemned the recent resurgence of violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) and reiterated... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/central-african-republic-security-council-appeals-to-armed-groups-to-lay-down-arms-news-international-omupaUdibebhb.html
India tells UN

UNITED NATIONS: India has said that terror groups like LeT do not "live on love and fresh air", expressing regret that they receive funds despite... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/politics-and-nation/let-receives-adequate-funding-despite-sanctions-india-tells-un/articleshow/45584558.cms

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