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CTV News
Lawyer for Mexico drug lord demands payment from US networks for serieshad no comment on the issue. Netflix did not respond to requests for comment.
Lawyer for Mexico drug lord demands payment from US networks for series
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had no comment on the issue. Netflix did not respond to requests for comment. Granados was at the headquarters of Mexico's National Human Rights Commission to present a complaint against the Mexican government, saying it was trying to interfere... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
CDC's charter folk song 'skirts' issuesa better understanding of the draft, nor the topics it covers, such as equality
CDC's charter folk song 'skirts' issues
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 hours ago
a better understanding of the draft, nor the topics it covers, such as equality or education and health rights, says former National Human Rights Commission member Niran Pitakwatchara. "The song has no depth, it is nonsensical and insults the... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Lawyer for Mexico drug lord demands payment from US networkshad no comment on the issue. Netflix did not respond to requests for comment.
Lawyer for Mexico drug lord demands payment from US networks
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had no comment on the issue. Netflix did not respond to requests for comment. Granados was at the headquarters of Mexico's National Human Rights Commission to present a complaint against the Mexican government, saying it was trying to interfere... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Congress distances itself from Digvijaya Singh on Batla House statementManmohan Singh, and home minister Shivraj Patil, that this was not a fake encou
Congress distances itself from Digvijaya Singh on Batla House statement
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
Manmohan Singh, and home minister Shivraj Patil, that this was not a fake encounter.” “The Delhi High Court orders, the National Human Rights commission judgements and the government of India stand was that this was not a fake encounter. What is... Read more
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dna
Former UPA Home Minister Shivraj Patil rejects Congress Digvijay's 'fake Batla House encounter' claimsparty?s stand has always been very clear that it was not a fake encounter as as
Former UPA Home Minister Shivraj Patil rejects Congress Digvijay's 'fake Batla House encounter' claims
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
party?s stand has always been very clear that it was not a fake encounter as ascertained by the Delhi High Court and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) . "The stand of the Congress Party is very simple and clear. We always maintain that... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
New team to probe rape-murder of Dalit law student in Kerala: CM PinarayiChennithala had asked the Kochi range inspector general to constitute a special
New team to probe rape-murder of Dalit law student in Kerala: CM Pinarayi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Chennithala had asked the Kochi range inspector general to constitute a special investigation team to probe the case. The National Human Rights Commission recently issued a notice to the Kerala government over the incident. The commission said it... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Rights watchdog to recommend government tighten corporate ethicsagainst businesses that churn out products despite their potential health risks
Rights watchdog to recommend government tighten corporate ethics
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 18 hours ago
against businesses that churn out products despite their potential health risks. In the wake of the high-profile case, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has been encouraging local businesses to pursue "human rights-based" management and... Read more
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The Indian Express
Gujarat school that kids had to swim to has highest fail ratedistrict. On August 20, 2014, the Gujarat government cleared a pending proposa
Gujarat school that kids had to swim to has highest fail rate
The Indian Express / Posted yesterday
district. On August 20, 2014, the Gujarat government cleared a pending proposal for a bridge on the river after the National Human Rights Commission slapped a notice on the state’s chief secretary, taking cognizance of The Indian Express... Read more
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Salon.com
Mexican authorities exhume bodies from unmarked common gravetownship. Blue-smocked investigators worked under a yellow tent as families of
Mexican authorities exhume bodies from unmarked common grave
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
township. Blue-smocked investigators worked under a yellow tent as families of missing persons and representatives of the National Human Rights Commission looked on. Shoddy practices at the gravesite for unidentified dead came to light last year... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NHRC Warns AEPB Against Arbitrary ArrestsThe Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Prof Bem Angw
NHRC Warns AEPB Against Arbitrary Arrests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Executive Secretary, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Prof Bem Angwe, has warned the Abuja Environmental Protection Board (AEPB) to desist from arresting innocent people. Speaking when the management of the board responded to a summon by... Read more
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asianage
Chhattisgarh govt shames people with ‘I do not have toilet in my house’ sloganout to them by way of scribbling the offensive slogans in the walls of their ho
Chhattisgarh govt shames people with ‘I do not have toilet in my house’ slogan
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
out to them by way of scribbling the offensive slogans in the walls of their houses. “We have taken up the matter with the National Human Rights Commission and Social Justice Commission for action against the district administration for making fun... Read more
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asianage
Chhattisgarh govt shames people with �I do not have toilet in my house' sloganout to them by way of scribbling the offensive slogans in the walls of their ho
Chhattisgarh govt shames people with �I do not have toilet in my house' slogan
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
out to them by way of scribbling the offensive slogans in the walls of their houses. “We have taken up the matter with the National Human Rights Commission and Social Justice Commission for action against the district administration for making fun... Read more
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New Kerala
UN rights office urges Mexican authorities to pursue investigation into extrajudicial killings - newkerala.com #66639killed, of whom at least 12 may have been summarily executed, at a warehouse in
UN rights office urges Mexican authorities to pursue investigation into extrajudicial killings - newkerala.com #66639
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
killed, of whom at least 12 may have been summarily executed, at a warehouse in Tlatlaya in Mexico State, according to the National Human Rights Commission of Mexico. Seven military personnel were arrested in connection with the case, but in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Activists donate bras behind barsto buy a bio-body scanner to replace manual pelvic examinations within three mo
Activists donate bras behind bars
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
to buy a bio-body scanner to replace manual pelvic examinations within three months, following a recent seminar at the National Human Rights Commission on prison conditions and a public outcry about the degrading treatment of political... Read more
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dna
Mexico to extradite drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to USAjail in northwest Mexico. It was not clear why he was taken to Ciudad Juarez,
Mexico to extradite drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman to USA
dna / Posted 5 days ago
jail in northwest Mexico. It was not clear why he was taken to Ciudad Juarez, the lowest rated federal prison in a 2015 National Human Rights Commission report on factors including illicit activities and violent incidents. Guzman's cartel is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Hashimpura case: Subramanian Swamy asks HC for a re-trialto ascertain the alleged role of Chidambaram in the incident, for hearing on Au
Hashimpura case: Subramanian Swamy asks HC for a re-trial
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
to ascertain the alleged role of Chidambaram in the incident, for hearing on August 4 along with the petitions moved by National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and kin of the victims challenging acquittal of the 16 former Provincial Armed... Read more
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New Kerala
Mexican president proposes legalising same-sex union - newkerala.com #65018rights, saying that the nation also will be part of an analysis group on the is
Mexican president proposes legalising same-sex union - newkerala.com #65018
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
rights, saying that the nation also will be part of an analysis group on the issue at the United Nations. Mexico's National Human Rights Commission on Tuesday organised a forum to evaluate homophobia in the country, after reports have... Read more
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The Indian Express
238 deaths later, silicosis is still the killer in Godhra’s quarriesand Research Centre (PTRC), an NGO acting on their behalf, filed petitions with
238 deaths later, silicosis is still the killer in Godhra’s quarries
The Indian Express / Posted 8 days ago
and Research Centre (PTRC), an NGO acting on their behalf, filed petitions with the labour court in Vadodara and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), seeking compensation. In October 2013, with six of the 19 petitioners, including... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Supreme Court issues bailable warrants against CPCB Chairmanbelonging to Madhya Pradesh who had developed silicosis while working in crushi
Supreme Court issues bailable warrants against CPCB Chairman
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
belonging to Madhya Pradesh who had developed silicosis while working in crushing factories in Gujarat. In 2010, the National Human Rights Commission had ordered Gujarat government to pay compensation of up to Rs 3 lakh to 238 silicosis... Read more
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dna
49 children using a single toothbrush in govt run homes, reveals NHRC chairman Justice H L Dattuin the Times of India, 49 children were using one toothbrush in a government ho
49 children using a single toothbrush in govt run homes, reveals NHRC chairman Justice H L Dattu
dna / Posted 8 days ago
in the Times of India, 49 children were using one toothbrush in a government home for the disabled revealed Chairman of National Human Rights Commission, Justice H L Dattu. Chairperson of NHRC, Justice H L Dattu has been witness to various such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Kaduna State Has Fully Complied With the Judgment On Financial Autonomy for the Judiciary'to pay. It is a well-known fact that Nigerian prisons have a disproportional a
'Kaduna State Has Fully Complied With the Judgment On Financial Autonomy for the Judiciary'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to pay. It is a well-known fact that Nigerian prisons have a disproportional amount of "Awaiting Trial Inmates". The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has reported that 70 per cent of inmates in prisons across the country have not been... Read more
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The Economic Times
One toothbrush and 49 differently abled kids: The state of government homesabled , 49 children were using a single toothbrush and had just one tube of too
One toothbrush and 49 differently abled kids: The state of government homes
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
abled , 49 children were using a single toothbrush and had just one tube of toothpaste. That picture continues to hurt National Human Rights Commission ( NHRC ) chairperson Justice H L Dattu , though he witnessed the pitiable sight over two... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Mexican judge backs second US extradition order for Chapoclean it, such as chlorine." The prison in Ciudad Juarez was ranked last among
Mexican judge backs second US extradition order for Chapo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
clean it, such as chlorine." The prison in Ciudad Juarez was ranked last among 20 federal prisons in a 2015 report by the National Human Rights Commission, but officials say the jail has since improved and that Guzman is in a maximum-security... Read more
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The Indian Express
Silicosis deaths: Supreme Court asks Gujarat to pay Rs 7 crore, pulls up chief of pollution boardmonetary relief to the families of the workers who died, the bench underlined t
Silicosis deaths: Supreme Court asks Gujarat to pay Rs 7 crore, pulls up chief of pollution board
The Indian Express / Posted 9 days ago
monetary relief to the families of the workers who died, the bench underlined that there had been directives by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in 2010 but the Gujarat government was still to comply. Noting that the Gujarat... Read more
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ABC News
Mexican Human Rights Body Investigating Reporter's KillingMexico's National Human Rights Commission says it is investigating the killing
Mexican Human Rights Body Investigating Reporter's Killing
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
Mexico's National Human Rights Commission says it is investigating the killing of a journalist in Veracruz, an eastern state that has been the site of many journalists' slayings in recent years. Reporters Without Borders on Monday condemned the... Read more
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New Kerala
Federal alliance to intensify protest, gherao Nepal's Singha Durbar - newkerala.com #63965federal alliance comprises 27 political parties, including seven Madhesi forces
Federal alliance to intensify protest, gherao Nepal's Singha Durbar - newkerala.com #63965
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
federal alliance comprises 27 political parties, including seven Madhesi forces, which have formed the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM). Meanwhile, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has said it would be monitoring the pr... Read more
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Rappler
Mexico court clears 3 soldiers in 2014 gang suspect massacreto a year in prison for disobeying orders to undertake nighttime operations onl
Mexico court clears 3 soldiers in 2014 gang suspect massacre
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
to a year in prison for disobeying orders to undertake nighttime operations only with his full squad of 30 troops. The National Human Rights Commission had determined that between 12 and 15 of the gang suspects were executed. Military strained... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mexico court clears three soldiers of 2014 gang suspect massacreto a year in prison for disobeying orders to undertake night-time operations on
Mexico court clears three soldiers of 2014 gang suspect massacre
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
to a year in prison for disobeying orders to undertake night-time operations only with his full squad of 30 troops. The National Human Rights Commission had determined that between 12 and 15 of the gang suspects were executed. The case has put... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Independent fact-finding team alleges lapses in Kerala woman’s murdercertainly accentuated by her social and economic status,” the report said. GIA
Independent fact-finding team alleges lapses in Kerala woman’s murder
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
certainly accentuated by her social and economic status,” the report said. GIA would be submitting its report to the Home Ministry, to the National Commisison for Women (NCW), to the SC/ST Commission and the National Human Rights Commission (N... Read more
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dna
Kerala rape and murder: Independent fact-finding team alleges lapses in police probecertainly accentuated by her social and economic status," the report said. GIA
Kerala rape and murder: Independent fact-finding team alleges lapses in police probe
dna / Posted 11 days ago
certainly accentuated by her social and economic status," the report said. GIA would be submitting its report to the Home Ministry, to the National Commisison for Women (NCW), to the SC/ST Commission and the National Human Rights Commission (... Read more
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New Kerala
Nepal's federal alliance announces stir - newkerala.com #63592federal alliance comprises 27 political parties, including seven Madhesi forces
Nepal's federal alliance announces stir - newkerala.com #63592
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
federal alliance comprises 27 political parties, including seven Madhesi forces, which have formed the Samyukta Loktantrik Madhesi Morcha (SLMM). Meanwhile, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has said it would be monitoring the pr... Read more
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New Kerala
EC taking several measures for aged voters - newkerala.com #63273New Delhi, May.13 : After the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) raised it
EC taking several measures for aged voters - newkerala.com #63273
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
New Delhi, May.13 : After the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) raised its concern over the difficulties faced by the aged voters in participating in elections, Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi today said special interventions are being... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deplorable Conditions in Nigerian Prisonsterminated upon the demise of the late President Umaru Musa Yar'adua. We solic
Deplorable Conditions in Nigerian Prisons
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
terminated upon the demise of the late President Umaru Musa Yar'adua. We solicit that the Legal Aid Council and the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) rise to the occasion by taking up the cases of persons who languish in prisons as a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Girl-Child Education and Child Rights Acttool to addressing girl-child education is the implementation of the Child Righ
Girl-Child Education and Child Rights Act
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
tool to addressing girl-child education is the implementation of the Child Rights Act. The immediate past chairman, National Human Rights Commission, Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, told LEADERSHIP that the physical geography of the Child Rights Act,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rights commission supports end to gold miningAkara Resources Plc, where Phetchabun and Phichit provinces adjoin (file photo
Rights commission supports end to gold mining
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
Akara Resources Plc, where Phetchabun and Phichit provinces adjoin (file photo by Thiti Wannamontha) Related Stories The National Human Rights Commission has supported the government's decision to ban gold mining nationwide, saying the nation... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mexico violence displaces up to 35 000 peopleMexico City – Mexico's drug violence has forced up to 35 000 people to flee the
Mexico violence displaces up to 35 000 people
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Mexico City – Mexico's drug violence has forced up to 35 000 people to flee their homes, the National Human Rights Commission said on Wednesday in a report urging the government to protect internally displaced people. The governmental body lamented... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Relatives want unsolved monk's murder re-openedGeneral that there was no evidence pointing to the killer's identity. "In 2014
Relatives want unsolved monk's murder re-opened
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
General that there was no evidence pointing to the killer's identity. "In 2014, the family filed a petition with the National Human Rights Commission. The NHRC said the matter is under the jurisdiction of the DSI. So we decided to petition... Read more
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Salon.com
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexicoof people in Mexico to abandon their homes, adding to the country’s internally
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexico
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
of people in Mexico to abandon their homes, adding to the country’s internally displaced population, the country’s National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday. The commission said it interviewed 1,784 people who reported being... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexicocommander David Urquizo Molina after he was gunned down in the city of Chilpanc
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexico
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
commander David Urquizo Molina after he was gunned down in the city of Chilpancingo, Guerrero State, Mexico. Mexico’s National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday, May, 11, 2016, that the violence unleashed by organized crime has forced... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confessunfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says.
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confess
Kiama Independent / Posted 13 days ago
unfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says. From September 2010 to December 2011 the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia (Komnas HAM) monitored prisoners on death row in jails throughout... Read more
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Rappler
Mexico violence displaces up to 35,000 peopleFile photo by EPA MEXICO CITY, Mexico – Mexico's drug violence has forced up t
Mexico violence displaces up to 35,000 people
Rappler / Posted 14 days ago
File photo by EPA MEXICO CITY, Mexico – Mexico's drug violence has forced up to 35,000 people to flee their homes, the National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday, May 11, in a report urging the government to protect internally displaced... Read more
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Manning River Times
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confessunfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says.
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confess
Manning River Times / Posted 14 days ago
unfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says. From September 2010 to December 2011 the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia (Komnas HAM) monitored prisoners on death row in jails throughout... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexicocommander David Urquizo Molina after he was gunned down in the city of Chilpanc
Violence created growing population of displaced in Mexico
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
commander David Urquizo Molina after he was gunned down in the city of Chilpancingo, Guerrero State, Mexico. Mexico’s National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday, May, 11, 2016, that the violence unleashed by organized crime has forced... Read more
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ABC News
Violence Created Growing Population of Displaced in Mexicoof people in Mexico to abandon their homes, adding to the country's internally
Violence Created Growing Population of Displaced in Mexico
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
of people in Mexico to abandon their homes, adding to the country's internally displaced population, the country's National Human Rights Commission said Wednesday. The commission said that it interviewed 1,784 people who said they had been... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
UN, HRW take aim at military's rights recordHuman rights activists, along with National Human Rights Commission Angkhana Ne
UN, HRW take aim at military's rights record
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 14 days ago
Human rights activists, along with National Human Rights Commission Angkhana Neelapaijit (second right), follow a live broadcast of the second Universal Periodic Review from Geneva at a restaurant in the Ploenchit area. (Photo by Patipat... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confessunfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says.
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confess
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
unfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says. From September 2010 to December 2011 the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia (Komnas HAM) monitored prisoners on death row in jails throughout... Read more
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Western Advocate
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confessunfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says.
'I am haunted': Indonesia death row prisoners allege they were tortured to confess
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
unfair and corrupt, so we should not apply the death sentence," Mr Tigor says. From September 2010 to December 2011 the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia (Komnas HAM) monitored prisoners on death row in jails throughout... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Thailand: UN Review Highlights Junta’s Hypocrisyin 2010 and 2012. In November 2015, an international accrediting body recommen
Thailand: UN Review Highlights Junta’s Hypocrisy
CommonDreams.org / Posted 14 days ago
in 2010 and 2012. In November 2015, an international accrediting body recommended downgrading the status of Thailand’s National Human Rights Commission based on concerns about its ineffectiveness, lack of independence, and flawed processes for... Read more
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The Hindu
Amended draft of anti-torture Bill ready: Govt.of the perpetrators of crime within their jurisdiction, including those causing
Amended draft of anti-torture Bill ready: Govt.
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
of the perpetrators of crime within their jurisdiction, including those causing custodial torture leading to deaths. “The National Human Rights Commission has issued guidelines from time to time to be followed by the law enforcing agencies in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Spends N35,411.76 On Each Citizenintervention agencies like UBEC, NDDC, National Assembly, Public Complaints Com
Govt Spends N35,411.76 On Each Citizen
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
intervention agencies like UBEC, NDDC, National Assembly, Public Complaints Commission, National Judicial Council and the National Human Rights Commission. The projected sum for servicing both local and foreign debts is N1,474,320,000,000. The... Read more
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