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AllAfrica.com
Group Petitions Human Rights Commission Over 'Unjust' Retirement of 38 Top SoldiersThe Civil Society Network Against Corruption, CSNAC, has expressed concerns ove
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
The Civil Society Network Against Corruption, CSNAC, has expressed concerns over the silence of the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, to its petition on alleged violation of the human rights of 38 senior officers of the Nigerian Army it said... Read more
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New Kerala
Yavatmal farmer death: Two more farmers die, death toll rises to 36 - newkerala news #280506Government had suspended the District Agriculture Development Officer (DOA) Dat
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Government had suspended the District Agriculture Development Officer (DOA) Dattatreya Kalsai. While on October 9, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) had issued a notice to the Centre and the Maharashtra Government, regarding the same... Read more
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New Kerala
Yavatmal farmer deaths: Maharashtra Govt. suspends DOA - newkerala news #280167connection with deaths of farmers due to infection caused by spraying of pestic
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
connection with deaths of farmers due to infection caused by spraying of pesticide in Yavatmal. Earlier on October 9, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) had issued a notice to the Centre and the Maharashtra Government. It had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Deeply Committed to Rule of Law, Official Says At UNof justice and as a basis for peaceful coexistence and the prevention of armed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of justice and as a basis for peaceful coexistence and the prevention of armed conflict," he said. He said the National Human Rights Commission was established to create an enabling environment for the promotion, protection and... Read more
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EuroNews
North Korea Brainwashed Him to Hate Americans. Now He's Off to U.S.like the subway or bank accounts ... I had to study it closely and pay attentio
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
like the subway or bank accounts ... I had to study it closely and pay attention to everything." In March, a study by the National Human Rights Commission of Korea found 45 percent of North Korean defectors have faced discrimination since coming... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rohingya bad lot, pose security risk: Tripura Governor Tathagata Royin India but illegal immigrants who "will be deported". Stating that "India ha
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
in India but illegal immigrants who "will be deported". Stating that "India has been home to refugees, for centuries", the National Human Rights Commission had in August issued a notice to the Centre, saying from the human rights angle, its... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Help illegals within the law'Kota Kinabalu: The National Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) supports initiati
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
Kota Kinabalu: The National Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) supports initiatives by various parties to aid illegal immigrants in Sabah under the spirit of the universal human rights covenant, but within the boundaries of certain laws and... Read more
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express
At least 13 people have died in prison riots, state official revealsdead and 20 others injured. GETTYThere were 60 police patrols dispatched to th
express / Posted 7 days ago
dead and 20 others injured. GETTYThere were 60 police patrols dispatched to the scene along with a helicopter The National Human Rights Commission warned that the “self-government” exercised by criminals in prisons showed the Nuevo Leon... Read more
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dna
2002 Godhra train carnage: Timeline of Sabarmati Express burning casenames Maulana Hussain Umarji as a key conspirator. February 14, 2003: POTA is
dna / Posted 9 days ago
names Maulana Hussain Umarji as a key conspirator. February 14, 2003: POTA is applied on the 134 accused in the case. The National Human Rights Commission and human rights activists appeal to the Supreme Court against imposition of the POTA. The... Read more
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BBC News
The victims of India's poisonous dustmining in India. More men than women are vulnerable to the disease, because of
BBC News / Posted 9 days ago
mining in India. More men than women are vulnerable to the disease, because of higher exposure over a period of time. The National Human Rights Commission of India calculates the average age of onset of silicosis at 27 years.'An unusual case' For... Read more
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The Hindu
SC judges could soon be appointed NHRC chiefsThe Home Ministry has moved the Cabinet to amend the recruitment process of the
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
The Home Ministry has moved the Cabinet to amend the recruitment process of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC). A key change being contemplated is that a retired Supreme Court judge could also be considered for the Chairperson’s position,... Read more
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The Hindu
Devadasi: An exploitative ritual that refuses to dieto Goddess Mathamma thrives in the districts of Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh and
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
to Goddess Mathamma thrives in the districts of Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh and Tiruvallur in Tamil Nadu, forcing the National Human Rights Commission to seek report from the two States. As part of the ritual, girls are dressed as brides and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Secretary's Report on Whether the Government of Sudan Has Sustained the Positive Actions That Gave Rise to E.O. 13761 (2017The IE highlighted in his final report to the Human Rights Council that the GOS
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The IE highlighted in his final report to the Human Rights Council that the GOS had appointed a Chairperson for the Sudan National Human Rights Commission, the government’s national human rights ombudsman. Prior to the appointment, the position... Read more
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New Kerala
NHRC issues notice to MP Govt. after cops allegedly strip, thrash farmers - newkerala news #277992New Delhi , Oct. 6 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issu
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi , Oct. 6 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued notice to Madhya Pradesh Government a day after a group of farmers were allegedly detained, stripped and beaten up by the police in Tikamgarh district of the... Read more
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asianage
NHRC issues notice to MP govt after police allegedly strip, thrash farmersNew Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued notice
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued notice to Madhya Pradesh government a day after a group of farmers were allegedly detained, stripped and beaten up by the police in Tikamgarh district of the state. Farmers were... Read more
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dna
NHRC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh govt after farmers allegedly stripped, thrashed by policeNational Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued a notice to Madhya Pra
dna / Posted 12 days ago
National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday issued a notice to Madhya Pradesh government over the allegations of police atrocity against a group of farmers returning from a protest in Tikamgarh. The Congress party has alleged that the farmers... Read more
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New Kerala
Dhaka backs India's stand on Rohingya issue:Bangladesh FS Haque - newkerala news #277800deporting Rohingyas, as it was not a signatory to the UN Refugees Convention 19
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
deporting Rohingyas, as it was not a signatory to the UN Refugees Convention 1951. Addressing a seminar organised by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Singh asked why some people were objecting to the deportation of Rohingyas when... Read more
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Gulf News
Outrage as protesting farmers allegedly forced to stripjust in their underwear. It is a clear violation of human rights and I will fil
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
just in their underwear. It is a clear violation of human rights and I will file a complaint with video and photos to [the] National Human Rights Commission,” Singh added.Meanwhile, state Chief Minister (CM) Shivraj Singh Chouhan accused Congress of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Supreme Court seeks documents, asks Centre, Rohingya not to make emotional pleaincluding women and children need protection. A terse response of senior advoc
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
including women and children need protection. A terse response of senior advocate Rajeev Dhavan, appearing for the National Human Rights Commission, to the Centre's objections was strongly contested by ASG Mehta who said "one does not need... Read more
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New Kerala
Security tightens as BHU reopens today - newkerala news #277130molestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and s
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
molestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and several were asked to vacate hostels. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Qatar Praises Measures by Govt On Human Rightsof state institutions and the adoption of new laws, the most important of which
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
of state institutions and the adoption of new laws, the most important of which is the establishment of an independent national human rights commission and the completion of the constitution of the country. Qatar underlined the importance of... Read more
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Business Standard India
How Modi is violating his own rules by filling PSU Boards with BJP workersbodies. For example, it was reported that the present government had tried to a
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
bodies. For example, it was reported that the present government had tried to appoint a BJP worker as a member of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and it would have gone ahead with that move but for a PIL filed before the apex... Read more
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The Hindu
Battle over ‘murder’ of woman who is alivealive. The woman in question has been staying in short-stay home for past three
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
alive. The woman in question has been staying in short-stay home for past three years as the case is pending in court. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), which had awarded compensation of ₹50,000 to each of the victims as compensation for... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Pattani blast 'carried out by six people'the bomb attack. Meanwhile, families of the other detainees Friday lodged a co
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
the bomb attack. Meanwhile, families of the other detainees Friday lodged a complaint with a coordination office of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) seeking their release and fair treatment. Jehmudo Solae said her son, Koha Waji, has... Read more
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New Kerala
BHU violence: Will take action against wrong doers, says new chief proctor - newkerala news #276003molestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and s
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
molestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and several were asked to vacate hostels. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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dna
BHU vice chancellor should resign or be dismissed: Congress on his remark on girl studentsmolestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and s
dna / Posted 19 days ago
molestation of a girl. An FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and several were asked to vacate hostels. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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New Kerala
Madurai incident: 'Secular' India does everything 'un-secular', say activists - newkerala news #275687on the psyche of the children. "The State Government doesn't seem to be very s
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
on the psyche of the children. "The State Government doesn't seem to be very serious about this and that is the reason the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has come into play," Ramalingam said. Another women activist Akila said that such... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Human Rights Commission Opposes Controversial NGO BillThe National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, in Nigeria has written a letter to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, in Nigeria has written a letter to the National Assembly, stating its opposition to the controversial bill which seeks to establish a federal agency to supervise, coordinate and monitor Non-Governmental... Read more
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dna
Bizarre religious rituals involving girls in TN templessystem - dedicates girls to a life of sex work in the name of religion. Taking
dna / Posted 20 days ago
system - dedicates girls to a life of sex work in the name of religion. Taking cognizance of a complaint in this regard, National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to the chief secretaries and the director general of police in Tamil Nadu... Read more
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New Kerala
BHU clash: Mahendra Kumar appointed chief proctor after O.N. Singh's resignation - newkerala news #275412FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and several were asked to vacate
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
FIR was also lodged against 1,000 BHU students and several were asked to vacate hostels. Earlier on Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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dna
Even after NHRC notice, minor girls made to stand topless in Madurai templefor a fortnight at Madurai’s Yezhaikatha Amman temple were shared on social med
dna / Posted 20 days ago
for a fortnight at Madurai’s Yezhaikatha Amman temple were shared on social media. According to an ANI report, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) had issued notices to the Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh chief secretaries and the... Read more
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New Kerala
BHU protests: Congress says PM Modi should apologise to girls who were lathi-charged - newkerala news #275343that there is no police motivation left," he said. Earlier on Tuesday, in wake
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
that there is no police motivation left," he said. Earlier on Tuesday, in wake of violence which took place in BHU campus, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to Chief Secretary, Director General of Police (DG) Uttar Pradesh and... Read more
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asianage
Devadasi system still prevalent, 'naked' minor girls in temples of TNgirls in village temples to be worshipped as goddesses as part of rituals in so
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
girls in village temples to be worshipped as goddesses as part of rituals in south India amounts to abuse and slavery, the National Human Rights Commission said. The rituals in which girls are dressed as brides and then “their dresses are removed,... Read more
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The Hindu
Jain couple leave daughter, ₹100 crore wealth to become monkswas not without hiccups, especially over the future of Ibhya. A Neemuch-based a
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
was not without hiccups, especially over the future of Ibhya. A Neemuch-based activist had sought the intervention of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to stop the initiation ceremony in the interest of the minor daughter of the... Read more
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New Kerala
BHU Chief Proctor resigns from post, takes 'moral responsibility' for recent incidents - newkerala news #275300students of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged moles
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
students of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged molestation of a girl. Earlier on Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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dna
BHU students' protests: Chief proctor resigns, takes 'moral responsibility' for campus violencestudents of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged moles
dna / Posted 21 days ago
students of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged molestation of a girl. Earlier on Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Speaker Dogara Speaks On Controversial NGO Billthere were already enough laws to regulate NGOs. ‎One of the critics of the bi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
there were already enough laws to regulate NGOs. ‎One of the critics of the bill, Chidi Odinkalu, a former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, has raised this as well as other elements in the bill that could make it open to being used... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BHU chief proctor resigns, takes ‘moral responsibility’ for incidents of molestation, violence on campusstudents of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged moles
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
students of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged molestation of a girl. Earlier on Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the chief secretary, the director general of police Uttar Pradesh... Read more
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asianage
UP orders inquiry into BHU violencein a lathicharge on university students during a protest over an alleged eve-te
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
in a lathicharge on university students during a protest over an alleged eve-teasing incident on Saturday night. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has also sought an explanation from the university over the violence and the National... Read more
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asianage
BHU Chief Proctor resigns, takes 'moral responsibility' for incidentsstudents of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged moles
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
students of the BHU after the students started protesting against alleged molestation of a girl. Earlier on Tuesday, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Chief Secretary, the Director General of Police (DG) Uttar... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pressure builds on BHU VC, Rahul slams Gujarat model, cricket rules to change: Top stories to bring you up to dateon Tuesday after the Varanasi commissioner blamed the institute’s administratio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
on Tuesday after the Varanasi commissioner blamed the institute’s administration for last weekend’s campus violence and the National Human Rights Commission sought an explanation. Vice chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi, who was in New Delhi for the... Read more
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dna
Don't trouble students but deal with anti-social elements: Yogi Adityanath after BHU violenceprotesting, demanding a meeting with vice-chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi fo
dna / Posted 21 days ago
protesting, demanding a meeting with vice-chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi for ensuring their safety and security. The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today said it has taken cognisance of media reports about alleged inaction on the... Read more
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The Hindu
BSF pushes back Rohingya from Tripurathem. An official said the BSF had identified 75 vulnerable locations on a 21-
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
them. An official said the BSF had identified 75 vulnerable locations on a 21-km stretch in Tripura. NHRC opposition The National Human Rights Commission has opposed the government’s move to deport and push back the Rohingya and sought a report... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BHU violence: Pressure mounts on VC as Varanasi commissioner blames admin; NHRC seeks explanationon Tuesday after the Varanasi commissioner blamed the institute’s administratio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
on Tuesday after the Varanasi commissioner blamed the institute’s administration for last weekend’s campus violence and the National Human Rights Commission sought an explanation. Vice chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi, who was in New Delhi for... Read more
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The Hindu
BHU students post online plea to NHRCcondemning police action on students on Saturday night, resulting in injuries t
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
condemning police action on students on Saturday night, resulting in injuries to girl students. Petitioning the chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission, the online statement on change.org has already received more than 1,450 signat... Read more
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New Kerala
BHU violence: NHRC issues notice to UP Govt, UP DGP and VC - newkerala news #275086(Uttar Pradesh) , September 26th : In wake of violence which took place in BHU
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
(Uttar Pradesh) , September 26th : In wake of violence which took place in BHU (Banaras Hindu University) campus, NHRC (National Human Rights Commission) on Tuesday issued a notice to Chief Secretary, DGP (Director General of Police) UP (Uttar... Read more
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asianage
BHU admin treated student's complaint insensitively: Nitin Gokarnturned violent. However, Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi has denied th
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
turned violent. However, Vice-Chancellor Girish Chandra Tripathi has denied the allegations of lathicharge on students. National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has also taken suo motu cognizance of media reports about alleged inaction by BHU... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Couple renounces 3-old daughter, Rs 100-crore property: Understanding the Jain monkhooddecision by Sumit and Anamika Rathore to leave their daughter Ibhya this week p
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
decision by Sumit and Anamika Rathore to leave their daughter Ibhya this week prompted social activists to appeal to the National Human Rights Commission. Sumit and Anamika had decided to become monks when Ibhya was only eight months old and, as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Much of a Terrorist Group Is Biafra?system. Key institutions that will be subject of our focus, include the Preside
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
system. Key institutions that will be subject of our focus, include the Presidency, Judiciary, Nigeria Police, Nigeria Prisons Service, and Access to Justice institutions - Ministries of Justice, Legal Aid Council, National Human Rights Commi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PM Addresses the 72nd UN General Assemblyare working hard to ensure the respect for human rights of all people. The esta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
are working hard to ensure the respect for human rights of all people. The establishment of institutions such as the national human rights commission that is mandated to protect and promote human rights will be a significant step towards in... Read more
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