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UN names 3-member panel to probe Gaza conflict war crimes

The resolution requested that the commission present a written report to the Human Rights Council.

Manmohan Singh continues to enjoy immunity, US court told

US Department of Justice said that former prime minister Manmohan Singh continues to enjoy immunity.


Briefly Region: Human rights website launched

The Haryana Human Rights Commission (HHRC) on Monday launched its website,which will enable people to check the status of their cases directly

North Korea crimes on par with Nazis, Khmer Rouge: UN probe

The report insisted North Korea's leaders should answer for a litany of crimes against humanity before an international court.

Darkness in Pyongyang

With human rights violations coming to light, the international community cannot remain passive.

No collateral damage, militancy declined by 71 per cent in last five years: Omar Abdullah

He claimed that ruling coalition had worked in close coordination.


Sri Lanka must punish human rights violators: P Chidambaram

Chidambaram said Sri Lankan government must bring to book those perpetrators to justice.

PowerGrid guards pin ‘I am a thief’ tag on 3 in MP, tie them to tree

PowerGrid Corporation guards caught the three allegedly attempting to steal copper wires after midnight.

US envoy records witnesses' account of "serious abuses" in Sri Lanka

A protest was sparked when Rapp told the main Tamil party TNA that the March resolution would push for a international war crimes investigation.

Police confine 18 women to truck for 3 hours

The police claimed the women from the family of the youths reached there and there was a quarrel.