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Syria Border crossing with Israel seized by rebels

Aug 28, 2014

Syria Border crossing with Israel seized by rebels

The fighting on Syria's side of the Golan frontier spilled over into Israel, with errant fire wounding an army officer. #Syria #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #Israel #Bashar al-Assad #Free Syrian Army #Syrian rebels #Golan Heights #Syrian civil war #Nusra Front #Syrian Observatory of Human Rights
Proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates core principle of UN norms, says NHRC

Aug 27, 2014

Proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates core principle of UN norms, says NHRC

The proposed Juvenile Justice Bill violates the core principle of juvenile justice provided under UN Convention on Child Rights (UNCCR), the NHRC said today. #UN #TheySaidIt #Government of India #NHRC #National Human Rights Commission #juvenile #Juvenile Justice Bill #UN Convention on Child Rights #UNCCR
Explained What will it take for the Gaza crisis to finally end?

Aug 23, 2014

Explained What will it take for the Gaza crisis to finally end?

Future developments in the Gaza conflict -- attrition warfare, a ground incursion or a ceasefire -- depend on events on the ground, the status of the forces on both sides and internal dynamics, analysts say. #World #HowThisWorks #Hamas #Israel #Palestine #War Crimes #Human Rights Watch #Gaza #Israel air strikes #Operation Protective Edge
Politics rule Assam-Nagaland border fight; 'Go Gogoi' clamour grows

Aug 22, 2014

Politics rule Assam-Nagaland border fight; 'Go Gogoi' clamour grows

The pictures beamed live on local and national television with the police force both state and Central firing upon unarmed protesters without any immediate provocation have sent out a shiver down the spine of horrified viewers. #Politics #Congress #BJP #Nagaland #PoliticsDecoder #AGP #Assam #Tarun Gogoi #Human Rights #States #Gaurav Gogoi #Assam Police #TR Zeliang

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Why Maharashtra doesn't give a damn for police reforms

Sep 03, 2013

Why Maharashtra doesn't give a damn for police reforms

The state human rights commission is member-less and headless, cases are piling up. Those with grievances against law enforcers have nowhere to go in Maharashtra. #Connect The Dots #Maharashtra #Human Rights #Maharashtra police
Why doesn't Maharashtra have a women's commission?

Dec 18, 2012

Why doesn't Maharashtra have a women's commission?

Maharashtra's human rights commission and woman's rights commission have not been functioning for the last four years. And it is not that these institutions are redundant, given that the media is alive with routine reports of rights violations #ThatsJustWrong #Maharashtra #Human Rights Commission #Women's Commission

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Why doesn't Maharashtra have a women's commission?

Aug 27, 2014

Analog Devices a Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock With 2.8% Yield (ADI)

Analog Devices, Inc. (NASD: ADI) has been named a Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock by Dividend Channel, signifying a stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 2.8% yield, as well as being recognized by prominent a...
Why doesn't Maharashtra have a women's commission?

Aug 23, 2014

Beheadings in Saudi Arabia, at least 19 die

At least 19 people have been beheaded in Saudi Arabia this month in a clampdown by the authorities on drug smuggling and “sorcery,” according to Human Rights Watch officials... #Saudi Arabia #Human Rights Watch