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Mar 15, 2017
India, Pakistan spar at UNHRC over Kashmir as New Delhi calls Islamabad 'world's terrorism factory'Minorities have held positions at the highest levels in India, including becoming presidents and vice-presidents, while Pakistan only has blasphemy laws for their minorities, India retorted at the ongoing session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).
Mar 14, 2017
Joseph Cannataci recommends 'surveillance warrants' to tackle govts breaching individuals' privacy in UN reportThe top UN expert on privacy in his latest report has recommended the creation of a legal instrument to tackle the problem of “thousands of requests” for access to data that tech giants face from governments across the world.
Mar 10, 2017
India, Pakistan wrangle over Kashmir issue during a debate at UN Human Rights CouncilIndia and Pakistan engaged in a nasty war of words on Kashmir during a debate on the UN human rights chief’s observations on human rights violations.
Mar 03, 2017
NSA Ajit Doval meets Israeli leadership in preparation for Narendra Modi's visitNational Security Adviser Ajit Doval has held talks with Israel's top leadership as part of preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's much-awaited visit.
Mar 01, 2017
India's stand on Kashmir violates international law, claims Pakistan at UNHRCThe "Indian claim" that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is about terrorism is a false narrative and a "desperate attempt" to divert the attention of the international community from grave human rights violations being committed in the state, Pakistan told the United Nations Human Rights Council on Wednesday
Sep 19, 2016
At UN, India slams Pakistan over Uri attack, rakes up human-rights violation in PoK, BalochistanIndia on Monday said it firmly believes that a policy of "zero tolerance" against terrorism is as much an international obligation as it is a commitment to its own people, a day after terrorists killed 18 soldiers in Kashmir in one of the deadliest attacks on its military.
Sep 17, 2016
Human rights record in PoK, Balochistan deplorable: India at UNIndia and Pakistan clashed again at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) over accusations on Kashmir with the fight turning more acrimonious this time.
Sep 15, 2016
At UN, India and Pakistan spar over human rights violations in KashmirAfter India made its statement at the UNHRC, accusing Pakistan of the illegal occupation of Kashmir, both the countries have engaged in a war of words.
Sep 14, 2016
India raises Balochistan issue for the first time before the UN, hits out at PakistanIndia on Wednesday accused Pakistan of widespread human rights violations there as well as in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Jul 01, 2016
India abstains from voting on UN resolution to appoint LGBT rights expertIndia has abstained from voting at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva to appoint an independent expert to look into cases of violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, a resolution which was passed by a narrow margin.