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Human Rights Council General Debate: India puts Pakistan in the dock for spreading terror

Lalit Shastri India used the Human Rights Council general debate in Geneva on the human rights situations requiring the Council’s attention as a platform to corner Pakistan by projecting that it was fabricating facts and figures over the situation in Kashmir. Using its right of reply on 19 September, India stated that illegal occupation of

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Russia and the US working to launch a political process for peace in Syria

Newsroom24x7 Staff Terrorist groups – Daesh and al-Qaida – continue to menace the Syrian people and the Syrian regime and opposition parties are on the brink of going back to a state of all-out war.‎ – US Secretary of State John Kerry Geneva: Syrian warplanes targeted a funeral on Saturday morning in East Aleppo, killing

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Combating the menace of black money is a shared priority of India and Switzerland: Narendra Modi

Newsroom24x7 Staff Geneva: Combating the menace of “black money” and tax evasion is our shared priority, Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi said here today in the presence of Swiss President Schneider-Ammann. Jointly addressing the media with the Swiss President, Modi said: “We discussed the need for an early and expeditious exchange of information to

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“political stability, consensus and predictability is a pre-requisite for Nepal’s socio-economic development”

Newsroom24x7 Desk Geneva: India on Wednesday welcomed the delegation of Nepal for the adoption of the Report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of Nepal at 31st Session of Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva. Welcoming the adoption of the report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review held

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