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Indian Government Needs To Stop Targetting NGOs That Criticise It, Human Rights Watch Tells United Nations

Indian Government Needs To Stop Targetting NGOs That Criticise It, Human Rights Watch Tells United Nations

Days before the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) reviews India’s human rights record, international advocacy group Human Rights Watch (HRW) has asked the UN to “condemn the crackdown on rights” in the country. “United Nations member countries should call on India to stop targeting nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and others who criticize the government or […]

Saudi Arabia presents curtain of Holy Kaaba to UN

Saudi Arabia presents curtain of Holy Kaaba to UN

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia handed the ‘Kiswa’- the cloth that cover the kaaba at the headquarters of the United Nations. The UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon welcomed with pleasure the reinstallation of the curtain of the door of Holy Kaaba. On Tuesday, Saudi Arabia’s permanent representative to the UN Abdullah Al- Muallami and […]