Human Rights in South Asia

Trump’s Entry Ban against Muslims: Linked To Global Warfare and The Neo-Con Agenda?

  0 comments   |     by Chandra Muzaffar

Trump’s Entry Ban against Muslims: Linked To Global Warfare and The Neo-Con Agenda? By Chandra Muzaffar   President Donald Trump’s ban on nationals from 7 Muslim majority countries in West Asia and North Africa (WANA) entering the United States of America for a period of 90 days has brought to the fore

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

Violence Spreads from Rally Organised To Condemn Derogatory Statement of Hindu Outfit Leader

  1 comments   |     by News

More than a dozen policemen, including an inspector in-charge of a police station, were injured in mob fury in West Bengal’s Malda district on Sunday. Gopal Tiwari, 22, sustained a gunshot while about 30 vehicles were torched. An eyewitness said violence spread from a rally of an organisation, Anjuman Ahle Sunnatul Jamat (ASJ). However, an ASJ official claimed that “outsider

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

SUSPECT QUEBEC MOSQUE ATTACK QUICKLY DEPICTED A MUSLIM.HE IS A WHITE CHRISTIAN

  0 comments   |     by Glen Greenwald

Suspect in Quebec Mosque Attack Quickly Depicted as a Moroccan Muslim. He’s a White Nationalist. By Glenn Greenwald and Murtaza Hussain   A&nbs

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

European leaders oppose Trump travel ban, far right applauds

  0 comments   |     by AP

European leaders oppose Trump travel ban, far right applauds AP The leaders of Britain and Germany joined other American allies Sunday in criticising President Donald Trump's US entry ban for people from

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

Palestine Forsaken- US SECRETARY of State John Kerry’s Long Speech

  0 comments   |     by A.G. Noorani

US SECRETARY of State John Kerry’s long speech on peace between Israelis and Palestinians offered the wronged party (the Palestinians) little, and is unlikely to win support either in the US or in Israel, to whom it was really addressed. It was a futile effort to defend the US’ abstention on UNSC Resolution 2334, which was adopted on Dec 23, 2016. Both the resolution and Ker

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

Truth about Adivasis caught in the crossfire

  0 comments   |     by Special Report

Truth about Adivasis caught in the crossfire Special Report “Physical beating is a very common thing.” Social activist and researcher Bela Bhatia’s face was pinched with pain as she spoke about the violence that is a reality in the lives of people in Bastar, Chhattisgarh. She spoke about how people can readily show you their bruises a

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

Kashmiris Have Lost Their Fear of India: Report

  0 comments   |     by Jawed Naqvi

AS India turns its focus to a clutch of make-or-break state polls starting next month and while the world lives in suspense over the arriving Trump presidency in the United States, the trauma of the people in Jammu and Kashmir festers on. A report from October and December visits to Jammu and Kashmir made available to Dawn on Saturday involves important individuals from different instit

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article

Anti-racist Jewish Humanitarians Oppose Apartheid Israel & Support UN Security Council Resolution 2334

  1 comments   |     by Dr Gideon Polya

The persecution of Jews in Europe that culminated in the WW2 Jewish Holocaust (5-6 million Jews killed by violence or deprivation) means that anti-racist Jews are inescapably obliged to oppose race-based Apartheid, disempowerment, dispossession, expulsion, ethnic cleansing  and genocide. Accordingly, numerous anti-racist Jews have come out to back UN Security Council  Resolution 2

Share to Facebook

Read Full Article