Unhrc

  • News 360: War crimes resolution against Sri Lanka passed at UNHRC 27-03-2014 09:20 PM

    The US-backed resolution seeking international probe into war crimes in Sri Lanka was passed by 23 countries at the UN Human Rights Council on Thursday. ...
  • World View: Has India alienated Sri Lanka? 22-03-2013 02:48 PM

    Hello and welcome to worldview with me Suhasini Haider, tonight India's vote on Sri Lanka at the United Nations Human rights council is our top focus. Joining us Sri Lanka's envoy to India Prasad Kariyawasam, In Jaffna, Padma Rao Sunderji, joining us over skype, In Geneva, there is Peter Splinter...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 20-03-2013 11:58 PM

    A day after the DMK pulled out of the UPA, the government scrambled to bring a consensus on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue but all efforts were in vain as the all-party meeting ended in complete disagreement. ...
  • Is UPA-II a lame duck government? 20-03-2013 11:34 PM

    The government's attempt to reach a consensus on the Sri Lankan resolution failed on Wednesday as party after political party opposed a country-specific resolution. ...
  • Has India betrayed Tamils at the UN Human Rights Council? 20-03-2013 10:44 PM

    It is perhaps the first time that a resolution pushed by one country, the US, against another country, Sri Lanka, has destabilised the government in a third country. Away from the political heat for the UPA government, is the anger on the streets of Tamil Nadu, against the treatment of...
  • 'Last-minute changes to UN resolution on Sri Lanka unlikely' 20-03-2013 05:45 PM

    UN envoy Dilip Sinha is in Parliament to meet PMO officials. He is briefing the government on amendments to the UNHRC resolution. ...
  • DMK pullout: Is India headed for early elections? 19-03-2013 10:09 PM

    The DMK withdrew support from the UPA on Tuesday over the Sri Lankan war crimes issue. ...
  • Will continue to support the government: SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav 19-03-2013 02:50 PM

    SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav said that the DMK has still not withdrawn support from the UPA as they haven't notified the President. ...
  • Will reconsider if Parliament passes resolution ahead of UN vote: Karuna 19-03-2013 02:38 PM

    After DMK's decision to withdraw support to the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government, the UPA Government is now reduced to minority. ...
  • DMK withdrawal from the UPA a drama: Subramanian Swamy 19-03-2013 01:49 PM

    Subramanian Swamy said if the DMK is serious, they should write to the President that they are withdrawing support. ...
  • Is the DMK holding India's foreign policy hostage? 19-03-2013 09:04 AM

    The DMK wants the UPA government to take an extremely strong stand on the alleged war crimes resolution against Sri Lanka. ...
  • No gap between India, Sri Lanka, ties are robust: Lankan envoy 06-03-2013 03:49 PM

    Amid indications that India will vote against Sri Lanka at the UNHRC in Geneva, Lankan envoy Prasad Kariyawasam has told CNN-IBN that it won't set back ties between the two countries. ...