Iraqi civilians suffering “horrific” widespread and systematic persecution – Pillay
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 19:12

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Monday condemned the appalling, widespread and systematic deprivation of human rights in Iraq by ISIL (the self-proclaimed “Islamic State”) and associated forces. The violations include targeted killings, forced conversions, abductions, trafficking, slavery, sexual abuse, destruction of places of religious and cultural significance, and the besieging of entire communities because of ethnic, religious or sectarian affiliation.

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Intelligence servileness and civil rights concerns
Sunday, 13 July 2014 21:21

In recent times many civil rights organizations have show civil rights concerns over Intelligence servileness specially in the UK and USA but it is a famous issue in many countries around the world. Necessity of Intelligence servileness or Intelligence activities has become very important after 9/11 event in western countries as well as in other part of the world.

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Human trafficking is a big challenge for human rights !
Friday, 20 June 2014 20:59

The U.S. State Department human trafficking in 2014 annual report told that in this regard during the past year in the world situation 'disturbing', and the existing laws' showed weak implementation. annual report addressing the issue of the formal ceremony, Secretary of State John Kerry emphasized the shared responsibility of the international community

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Prohibition of torture is absolute,’ says Ban
Thursday, 26 June 2014 18:58

Prohibition of torture is absolute,’ says Ban on International Day in support of victims

Reiterating their pledge that every victim of torture will one day gain his or her right to acknowledgement, senior United Nations officials marked the International Day in Support of those victims by calling on the international community to strengthen efforts “to eradicate this heinous practice.”

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Is human trafficking the modern practice of slavery?
Thursday, 05 June 2014 18:35

Is human trafficking the modern practice of slavery?

Trafficking in persons, also known as human trafficking, is the modern practice of slavery. It is the second largest criminal industry in the world today, after arms and drug dealing, and is the fastest growing. Traffickers generate billions of dollars in profits every year while victimizing millions of people around the globe.

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Extra-judicial measures disregarding human rights conventions
Friday, 15 March 2013
Lawyer and human rights activist Hina Jilani says in an interview that extra-judicial measures and... Read more...
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On International Day, Ban honours victims of gross human rights violations
Wednesday, 26 March 2014
UNITED NATIONS: 24 March 2014 – At a time when human rights violations persist around the world,... Read more...
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Human trafficking is a big challenge for human rights !
Friday, 20 June 2014
The U.S. State Department human trafficking in 2014 annual report told that in this regard during... Read more...
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In Stockholm, Ban calls for optimizing benefits of ‘journey of hope’ for migrants, society
Friday, 16 May 2014
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called on all countries to rally around the... Read more...
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Rights group calls for tougher penalties for violence against womens
Wednesday, 14 May 2014
The women's rights group Kadın Cinayetlerini Durduracağız (We Will Stop the Murder of Women)... Read more...
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We must hear and heed the calls of the marginalized: UN chief Ban Ki-moon
Friday, 18 October 2013
 UNITED NATIONS: 17 October 2013 – Urging greater support for people struggling to escape... Read more...
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Minorities Exposer in Western Societies Beyond 21st Century
Sunday, 18 May 2014
Human emigration out of Africa began thousands of years ago and continues unabated to this day.... Read more...
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International Volunteer Day: Ban highlights potential of youth as agents of change
Friday, 06 December 2013
5 December 2013 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today paid tribute to the millions of young... Read more...
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UN officials urge concerted action to eradicate modern forms of slavery
Tuesday, 03 December 2013
2 December 2013 – Top United Nations officials marked the International Day for the Abolition of... Read more...
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UN call for respect for rights of migrants and their crucial economic role
Sunday, 19 December 2010
With mounting unemployment spurring discrimination and the politics of polarization on the rise,... Read more...
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UN experts call for human rights standards in development goals
Wednesday, 21 March 2012
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Intelligence servileness and civil rights concerns
Sunday, 13 July 2014
In recent times many civil rights organizations have show civil rights concerns over Intelligence... Read more...
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Nobel peace laureates gathered to support human rights & global justice
Tuesday, 24 April 2012
Nobel peace laureates gathered for an annual summit said Monday the work that earned them their... Read more...
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Equality for women means progress for all, UN officials declare on International women Day
Sunday, 09 March 2014
8 March 2014 – To mark International Women's Day, the United Nations family is spotlighting a... Read more...
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Time to strengthen UN role in ending impunity for human rights violations – UN experts
Sunday, 24 November 2013
A group of independent United Nations rights experts today called on the Organization to adopt a... Read more...
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UN labour treaty extends rights for domestic workers worldwide
Saturday, 07 September 2013
A United Nations treaty entering into force today will extend the labour and social rights of some... Read more...
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Migration policies should protect human rights:UN
Saturday, 17 December 2011
Migrants are a strong force of progress in their host countries and policies should protect, not... Read more...
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UN marks International Day with call for harnessing power of sport to build better world
Monday, 07 April 2014
UNITED NATIONS: 6 April 2014 – The United Nations is calling on global citizens to become part of... Read more...
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UN officials call for to promote human rights
Saturday, 10 December 2011
Building on the momentum for change triggered by the Arab Spring, top UN officials have urged... Read more...