Human Rights(Search results - 55)
India23, May 2020, 1:01 PM
Gorkha community takes umbrage at Paatal Lok for derogatory language, files complaint with NHRC
Members of the Gorkha community group have filed a complaint with the NHRC (National Human Rights Commission) for allegedly using ‘insulting, demeaning and derogatory’ language for a Nepali-speaking woman in the second episode
Views5, Mar 2020, 12:59 PM
UNHRC plea in Supreme Court: A sinister design aimed at the balkanisation of India
While the former Chilean president, Michelle Bachelet, aims to interfere with India’s internal matter, CAA, which does not violate any human rights law, the UNHRC chief seems to have forgotten the human rights issues in her country.
World5, Mar 2020, 12:15 PM
India lambasts Pakistan at UNHRC over its interference in Kashmir
Vimarsh Aryan, first secretary, Permanent Mission of India to UNOG in Geneva, Switzerland during Right of Reply (RoR), raised issues pertaining to Pakistan and stated that Pak delegation is raising false and fabricated concerns for the rights of human rights defenders
India4, Mar 2020, 5:01 PM
It’s imperative human rights activist Harsh Mander soothe fraying tempers, not instigate riots
Supreme Court has sought an explanation from social activist Harsh Mander over his alleged contemptuous remarks against the top court.
DePress Room9, Feb 2020, 12:37 PM
DePress Room | Saudi Arabia is using terrorism tribunal to silence rights defenders
Hello and welcome to this episode of DePress Room, my name is Amal Chowdhury and today we will be talking about how Saudi Arabia is using terrorism tribunal to silence rights defenders. A new report published by Amnesty International today shows how the Saudi Arabian authorities are using a counter-terrorism court - the Specialised Criminal Court - as a weapon to systematically silence peaceful opposition in the country.
India19, Jan 2020, 3:03 PM
Columnist Sunanda Vashisht reveals how young Kashmir Pandit was shot dead, his wife forced to eat blood-soaked rice
Columnist Sunanda Vashisht, a Kashmiri Hindu, testified at a US Congressional hearing on human rights last year. One of the stories she narrated on the issue of the plight faced by Kashmiri Hindus will leave all of us teary-eyed.
India10, Dec 2019, 7:09 PM
CAB: While many in India oppose, Pakistan-based human rights activist Arif Aajakia praises it
A Pakistan human rights activist Arif Aajakia has praised PM Modi and Union home minister Amit Shah for passing the CAB.
India10, Dec 2019, 4:54 PM
How This Indian's Small Change Transformed UN's Declaration of Human Rights
Hansa Mehta was single handedly responsible for amending a critical feature of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights i.e. the UDHR, adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in 1948.
India10, Dec 2019, 3:24 PM
Pot calling kettle black? When his own country stinks, Pak PM Imran Khan lectures India on CAB
Pakistan PM Imran Khan says CAB violates all norms of international human rights law, but is this a case of pot calling kettle black?
India10, Dec 2019, 10:21 AM
Human Rights Day: Here is how the special day is celebrated
Human Rights Day is celebrated every year on December 10. This day is celebrated to appreciate and empower people through human rights. Human Rights Day includes economic, social, cultural rights and international commitments on civil and political rights.
India7, Dec 2019, 12:58 PM
Pakistan: Post-mortem says Hindu girl Namrita was murdered, judicial commission report contradicts it
While post-mortem reports of Nimrita Kumari said she was murdered, a judicial commission report said that she had committed suicide, thereby opening up a lot of doubts
India31, Oct 2019, 8:25 PM
From NIA's terror module probe to Sardar Patel's birth anniversary, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for latest headlines of the day. From NIA probe regarding the plot to kill Hindu activists to Sardar Patel's birth anniversary and Anushka Sharma lashing out at media.
India31, Oct 2019, 5:07 PM
Centre seeks WhatsApp’s response on Israeli spyware Pegasus issue by November 4
On Thursday, Facebook-owned WhatsApp said Indian journalists and human rights activists were among those globally spied upon by unnamed entities using an Israeli sypware Pegasus
India18, Oct 2019, 5:20 PM
Rajnath Singh: No human rights violation in Jammu Kashmir ever since abrogation of Article 370
Defence minister Rajnath Singh has stated that human rights violation in Jammu and Kashmir has not taken place since the abrogation of Article 370. The Central government had in August abrogated Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated the state into two Union Territories (UTs) -- Jammu and Kashmir, and Ladakh.