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India Abstains From UNHRC Voting On Ukraine War

India Abstains From UNHRC Voting On Ukraine War

India is among the 10 other nations including Pakistan, which abstained from voting on Russia’s ‘aggression’ against Ukraine.

13 May 2022
US Flags India's Human Rights Record At 2+2 Dialogue, Monitors Development

US Flags India's Human Rights Record At 2+2 Dialogue, Monitors Development

The Democratic party had always emphasised human rights unlike the Republicans, particularly former President Donald Trump.

12 April 2022

Russia-Ukraine Conflict: Kremlin Denies Use Of Cluster Munitions

The UN's Geneva-based office said on Tuesday that amongst the 400 civilians injured in the conflict, 26 are children.

India Re-Elected To UN Human Rights Council With Overwhelming Majority

India Re-Elected To UN Human Rights Council With Overwhelming Majority

India got 184 votes in the 193-member United Nations General Assembly for her election to the Human Rights Council, while the required majority was 97.

15 October 2021

India Terms UNHRC Chief’s Remarks On Kashmir As 'Unwarranted', Says They 'Do Not Reflect Ground Reality'

India said any shortcomings in upholding human rights must be addressed in an impartial manner and anchored in non-interference in a country’s internal...

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14 September 2021
UNHRC Criticises India For Pressure On Journalists, Use Of UAPA, Communication Blackouts In J&K

UNHRC Criticises India For Pressure On Journalists, Use Of UAPA, Communication Blackouts In J&K

The United Nations UN high commissioner for human rights Michelle Bachelet described the use of UAPA in India as “worrying and said hundreds of people remain...


14 September 2021
UN Promises $1.2 Billion To Afghans In Crisis

UN Promises $1.2 Billion To Afghans In Crisis

Around 8800 Crores worth of Indian Rupee have been promised to Afghans. A high ranking official said, “the funding will throw a lifeline to Afghans” who...


24 August 2021
UK Seeks Foreigners' Safety From Taliban At UN Human Rights Council Session

UK Seeks Foreigners' Safety From Taliban At UN Human Rights Council Session

'The Taliban need to make a political decision to respect human rights and fundamental freedoms. And they must understand that they will be held accountable if...


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