- UN rights chief calls for release of hundreds abducted and abused in South Sudan
- Displaced families face aftermath of Indonesia earthquake and tsunami
- ‘Virginity testing’: a human rights violation, with no scientific basis – UN
- Africa is ‘on the rise’, says UN chief Guterres, urging collaboration for better future
- West Bank: ‘imminent’ demolition of Palestinian village could be ‘war crime’ – ICC Prosecutor
Monthly Archives: March 2018
Insecurity, Government Inaction, and Donor Disengagement Reversing Vital Gains (Kabul) – Afghan government and international donor efforts since 2001 to educate girls have significantly faltered in recent years, Human Rights Watch said in a new report released today. Sixteen years … Continue reading
Dear viewers: There may be few people who live in poor countries such as Malaysia and Singapore, which are considered as major economic giants in the world. Producer and Singer: Sadaf Gholami
TNN | Updated: Mar 28, 2018, 13:57 IST NHRC notices to CS, DGP on scribe’s killing BHOPAL: Taking suo motu cognizance of the killing of a television journalist in Bhind, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued notices to … Continue reading
26 March 2018 UN Affairs A united Nations spokesman said Monday that Secretary-General António Guterres is shocked at reports of remarks attributed to Myanmar Senior General U Min Aung Hlaing.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a milestone document in the history of human rights. Drafted by representatives with different legal and cultural backgrounds from all regions of the world, the Declaration was proclaimed by the United Nations … Continue reading
Convention on the Rights of the Child Adopted in November 1989 (23) Introduction The States Parties to the present Convention: According to the principles of the Charter of the United Nations to recognize the inalienable rights, equality and dignity of all … Continue reading
Children face the ongoing violations of their rights worldwide, including poverty, violence and discrimination against them, a senior United Nations human rights official told the body that monitors implementation of a global treaty on the matter.