#GlobalEye | India, other countries have been advocating for ceasefire & we want human rights to be respected, civilians are suffering, says @aniltrigunayat , Fmr Indian Envoy to Jordan in a conversation with @Parikshitl
Had a fruitful discussion with US Trade Representative@AmbassadorTai focusing on India & US working together on Trade-Related aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) waiver. This will ensure affordable COVID-19 vaccines for all.
Union Commerce & Industries Minister Piyush Goyal holds a "fruitful discussion with US Trade Representative Katherine Tai focusing on India & US working together on Trade-Related aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) waiver"
Most available doses of vaccines have been pre-ordered by countries like US, Canada, others including EU. In the short-term, India should take rigorous interventions: @LGostin , Prof, Georgetown University & Dir, WHO Collaborating Center on Public Health Law & Human Rights.
India’s Covid anguish fuels calls to release rights activists from jail
India’s Forest Rights Act 2006 (FRA) is perhaps the first law in the world to outright discard state-led fortress conservation, adopting conservation-based community forest governance instead. | C.R. Bijoy
Over 200 million Muslims call India home. Widespread anti-Muslim mob violence has killed at least 27 and injured many more. Trump responds by saying, "That's up to India." This is a failure of leadership on human rights.
It's murder,Malappuram is famous for such incidents, it's India's most violent district.For instance, they throw poison on roads so that 300-400 birds & dogs die at one time: Maneka Gandhi,BJP MP&animal rights activist on elephant's death after being fed cracker-stuffed pineapple
"We are concerned that India’s new Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 is fundamentally discriminatory in nature. We hope the Supreme Court of #India will consider carefully the compatibility of the law with India’s international human rights obligations." -- @UNHumanRights
He was the stalwart who unified India. A leader of farmers, a great administrator and uncompromising when it came to safeguarding rights of the poor, India will always remember Sardar Patel’s unparalleled contribution. Paid tributes to him at the ‘Statue of Unity.’
Wait. I was born in the United States to two Indian professionals who later became proud citizens of this country. So... now I would be a citizen of India? My contributions to this country would be as a foreigner with no rights?