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Watch: India abstains from vote on Sri Lanka at UNHRC over civil war crimes
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India's Ambassador to Sri Lanka demands support to Sri Lankan Tamils at UNHRC
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European think-tank urges UN to hold Pakistan accountable for promoting terrorism
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Watch: Photo exhibition in Geneva against Pakistan’s atrocities in Balochistan
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Activists highlight Pakistani atrocities against Baloch through photo-exhibition
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‘Factory that produces terrorists’: India slams Pakistan at UNHRC
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India slams Pak at UNHRC for its malicious propaganda against the country
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Justice has failed Sri Lanka civil war victims: UNHCR
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'1000 minority women every year...': India exposes Pakistan at UN
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‘Terrorism continues to be gravest threat to humankind’: S Jaishankar
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Equal emphasis should be given to promotion, protection of human rights, says EAM at UNHRC
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India at forefront of global action against terrorism, says EAM Jaishankar at UNHRC
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Chidambaram attacks Centre for abstaining from voting on UNHRC resolution against Sri LankaSenior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Wednesday urged the people of Tamil Nadu to punish the AIADMK-BJP alliance in the upcoming state assembly elections for abstaining from the UNHRC vote on Sri..
India mulls UN vote on human rights in LankaAs the UNHRC prepares for a vote on Tuesday on a resolution meant to hold Sri Lankan authorities accountable for human rights violations, the Indian government is mulling whether to support or oppose..
UNHRC must pay attention to Pakistan's deplorable human rights record: IndiaIndia on Monday called on the United Nations Human Rights Council to hold Pakistan accountable for its state-sponsored and supported grave violation of human rights of its people, saying the UN body..
As India keeps Sri Lanka on tenterhooks at UNHRC, President Gotabaya dials PM ModiFollowing recent tensions in ties, not least because of Sri Lanka's decision to cancel an agreement with India and Japan for jointly developing the East Container Terminal (ECT) at the Colombo port, PM..
India slams Pakistan, says it is using UNHRC for 'malicious propaganda'
India tells Pakistan to stop state-sponsored cross-border terrorismIndia said on Tuesday that Pakistan, a country in dire economic situation, should stop state-sponsored cross-border terrorism and end institutionalised violation of human rights of its minority and..
Pakistan providing 'pensions' to terrorists, India tells UNHRCPakistani PM Imran Khan has publicly admitted in the past that his country has hosted terror groups and once even called Osama Bin Laden a 'martyr'.
'No locus standi': India at Human Rights Council rejects OIC, Pakistan's statements on J&KExpressing India's right to reply to statements made by Pakistan and OIC at the 46th Session of the United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC), Pawankumar Badhe, first secretary, Permanent Mission of..
At UNHRC, India counters Pak, Turkey & OIC on J&K remarksIndia countered a three-pronged attack at the ongoing session of UN Human Rights Council on Jammu & Kashmir as it slammed remarks made separately by Pakistan, OIC and Turkey and reiterated that both..
India slams Organisation of Islamic Cooperation for raising Kashmir issue at UNHRCIndia on Wednesday slammed the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for raising the Kashmir issue at United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) and presenting "factually incorrect and unwarranted..
Can’t equate terror victims & plotters, India tells UN bodyForeign minister S Jaishankar reminded the UN Human Rights Council, which has also passed critical comments on Jammu & Kashmir, that terrorism is a crime against humanity and violates the most..
Don't play victim card: India slams Pak on terrorism issue at UNHRCMoreover, case by case, Aryan exposed the condition of minorities, women, children, and journalists in the country.
Pakistan a death trap for journalists, human rights defenders,minorities: India at UNHRC
At UN Human Rights Council, India highlights Pakistan's 'hate speeches'India's first secretary at United Nations in Geneva, Pawan Badhe said," We are not baffled that Pakistan does well when it comes to inciting hatred against religious minorities and targeting our..
International organizations term Pak as killing field for minorities: India at 45th UNHRC
Pakistan a failed state with no regard for values, culture of democracy, says India in right of reply at UNHRC
India slams Pak at UN: ‘Your PM proudly admits training terrorists’India also took on Pakistan at the Human Rights council and the First Secretary Badhe in India's right to reply said, "It has become habitual for Pakistan to malign my country with false and fabricated..
In a first, India speaks up on Hong KongAfter its ban on 59 Chinese apps, the government Wednesday seemed to launch a fresh diplomatic offensive against China by breaking its silence on China's new security law for Hong Kong...
Pakistan should stop systematic persecution of its religious minorities: India at UNHRC"A country that categorizes its minority communities into second or third tiers of citizenship is evoked with sudden sympathy for minorities in other countries," Aryan said as he rejected all the..
Pakistan should practice tolerance towards its neighbours for peace in South Asia: India at UNHRC
India says UNHRC's UPR mechanism a visible instrument for rights protection, should not be 'tinkered'
India slams Pakistan for raising Kashmir at UNHRC, asks it to 'introspect' its grave human rights situation
U.N. rights body suspending session a week early due to virus: statementThe United Nations Human Rights Council has decided to suspend its main annual four-week session from Friday, ending a week early, due to coronavirus, a statement said on Thursday.
UN human rights body has been wrong before, silent on issue of cross-border terrorism: EAM on UNHRC's stance on CAASlamming the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights or OHCHR at an event in Delhi, EAM highlighted how the organisation never talked about the issue of cross border terrorism emanating from..
Top News of the Day | March 3, 2020: UNHRC's plea in SC over CAA, more cases of coronavirus in India and moreIn top news of the day, NHRC has filed an intervention plea in the Supreme Court over CAA. Meanwhile, two fresh cases of coronavirus have been reported in India.
UNHRC files intervention application in Supreme Court over CAA; MEA says 'no locus standi'India has strongly objected to the move, saying that the CAA is an internal matter of India and concerns the sovereign right of the Indian Parliament to make laws.
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Pakistan 'pernicious cradle of terrorism': India at UNHRCDescribing Pakistan as the "pernicious cradle of terrorism", India on Thursday slammed the neighbouring country for raising concerns over human rights in Jammu and Kashmir and said that before..
Ironic that ‘global terror epicentre’ Pak lectures on rights: India at UNDescribing Pakistan as world's leading exporter of terror, the govt on Wednesday said J&K "was, is and shall forever" remain an integral part of India. Speaking at the 43rd session of the UN Human..
J&K 'was, is and shall forever' remain its integral part: India tells Pakistan at UNHRC meetingSpeaking at the 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council which is being held here in Switzerland from February 24 to March 20, Vikas Swarup, Secretary (West), the ministry of external affairs,..
Libyan premier denounces Haftar as 'war criminal' at U.N.Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Serraj on Monday denounced the shelling of civilian areas and airports in his country, labeling renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar a "war criminal" in a speech to..
U.S. rejects U.N. database of companies in Israeli-controlled territories: PompeoU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday said the U.S. government would not furnish any information for a database of companies operating in Israeli-controlled territories that the United..
India slams Pak at UNHRC over its 'malicious propaganda' on Ayodhya verdictndia on Thursday lambasted Pakistan over its statement at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Supreme Court's verdict on Ayodhya land dispute case and asked the country to rather work..
Venezuela wins seat on U.N. rights council despite U.S. oppositionVenezuela was elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council on Thursday with 105 votes and a round of applause, despite fierce lobbying against it by the United States and rights groups, and the..
Fudged numbers, says India on Pakistan claiming support of 58 countriesPakistani Foreign Minister lost cool in an interview to a Pakistani channel when asked about the names of the 58 countries which Islamabad had claimed backed them at UNHRC
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Meet 9 envoys behind India's United Nations Human Rights Council victoryBehind India's victory was the work of nine Indian diplomats who were able to make sure Pakistan's attempts to raise Kashmir fall flat at the UN institution.
Pakistan fails to muster support to table resolution on Kashmir at UNHRCThis despite Islamabad claiming support of over 50 countries in a joint statement delivered on their behalf last week. The names of countries were never released by Pakistan.
J&K elections after delimitation of constituencies: JP NaddaBJP working president JP Nadda on Sunday said that the elections in Jammu and Kashmir would be held only after the delimitation of the constituencies. Scheduled Tribes seats will also be reserved for..
Pak attempt to bring up Kashmir at UNHRC failsWe are quite confident that the members of UNHRC, they are aware of our position on Article 370 and the steps we have taken in J&K to ensure normalcy, says Raveesh Kumar
World has rejected Pakistan’s bid to politicise J&K issue: MEAAfter Pakistan claimed to be speaking on behalf of many countries at UNHRC on the situation in J&K, India on Thursday reiterated that Islamabad’s campaign was based on lies and that its attempts to..
China, Pak only countries to raise Kashmir at UNHRC; Indian delegation meets its chiefAs Pakistan and China remain the only two countries to make references on Kashmir at the UNHRC meet, a high-level Indian delegation led by MEA Secretary (East) Vijay Thakur Singh met with UN High..
Maths issues? Imran Khan claims 58 countries supported Pak, UNHRC only has 47 membersMEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that India responded to "Pakistan's lies and distorted statements" using the right to reply.
Pakistan's attempt to polarise, politicise Kashmir at UNHRC rejected: IndiaTwo days after India and Pakistan engaged in a war of words at the UNHRC, Raveesh Kumar, addressing a media briefing in New Delhi said Pakistan's attempt to polarise and politicise the Kashmir issue at..
India hoping to retain support at UNHRC till Sept 19India is in touch with its partners in the council and hopes that their support to its arguments would remain intact.
Pakistan's outcry over Kashmir is hypocrisy, says Baloch activistRazzak's remarks came in response to Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's false narrative on Kashmir at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) session, being maintained by his..
J&K internal matter, will not accept any interference: India at UNHRC
India rejects Pakistan's demand for international probe by UNHRC on KashmirExercising its right to respond to Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's statement at UNHRC, first secretary in MEA, Vimarsh Aryan, said the revocation of J&K's special status was within the..
'Cross-border terrorism, gory record of persecution of minorities': India tears into Pak at UNHRCAfter Vijay Thakur Singh's statement, First Secretary Vimarsh Aryan used India's right of reply to highlight the plight of minorities in Pakistan.
India calls Pakistan epicentre of terrorism, rejects its false narrative on J&KIndia on Tuesday rejected Pakistan's allegations at the UN Human Rights Council and hit back saying a "fabricated narrative" on Jammu and Kashmir has come from "the epicentre of global terrorism" and..
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