UNHRC

India raises Pakistan-sponsored terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir with UNHRC chief

The meeting took place on the sidelines of the ongoing 42nd UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva where China and Pakistan were the only countries to rake up Kashmir issue.

published on : 12th September 2019

Pakistan's attempt to polarise, politicise Kashmir at UNHRC rejected: India

The global community is aware about Pakistan's role in aiding, abetting and supporting terrorist infrastructure which they have in their country, MEA said in its statement.

published on : 12th September 2019

Possibility of accidental war with India cannot be ruled out: Pakistan Foreign Minister Qureshi

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi expressed apprehension about a sudden war over Kashmir in a conversation with reporters before leaving for his country in UNHRC. 

published on : 12th September 2019

Vimarsh Aryan: Diplomat from J&K who rebutted Pakistan's 'fabricated narrative' on Kashmir in UNHRC

Aryan said he had been forced to take the floor to call out the 'blatant is a representation of facts and false narrative peddled by Pakistan in all its statements today.'

published on : 11th September 2019

'Third-party reconciliation only option': Qureshi on UN Chief's appeal to solve Kashmir issue through dialogue

At UNHRC on Tuesday, India defended its "sovereign decision" to revoke Jammu and Kashmir's special status, which Pakistan said was an illegal act and demanded an international investigation.

published on : 11th September 2019

'Islamabad has no locus standi to talk on J&K': India rejects Pakistan's demand for UNHRC probe on Kashmir

Exercising its right to respond to Pakistan Foreign Minister's statements, First Secretary in the MEA Vimarsh Aryan said Article 370 was a temporary provision of the Indian Constitution.

published on : 10th September 2019

'Revocation of J&K's special status sovereign decision': India counters Pakistan at UNHRC 

Vijay Thakur Singh, in a clear reference to Pakistan, said there was a need to call out those who are misusing the UNHRC for malicious political agenda under the garb of human rights.

published on : 10th September 2019

Pakistan gives 115-page 'dossier' on Jammu and Kashmir to UNHRC

In the document, 35 pages have been devoted to history and the current situation in Kashmir, which Pakistan itself admits is based on 'scantily available information'.

published on : 10th September 2019

Rahul Gandhi, Omar Abdullah quoted in Pakistan's J&K document in UNHRC meeting

Rahul had hit out at Pakistan for instigating violence in J&K asserting that matters related to the region are India's internal issues with no room for interference by Pakistan.

published on : 10th September 2019

WATCH | Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi mentions Jammu and Kashmir as 'Indian state'

Till date, Pakistan, in all its official communication, has been referring to Jammu and Kashmir as 'Indian Administered Kashmir'.

published on : 10th September 2019

Pakistan asks UNHRC to launch international investigation into situation in Kashmir

Addressing the 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council here, Foreign Minister Qureshi said the top UN rights body should not be embarrassed on the world stage by its inaction over the issue.

published on : 10th September 2019

Baloch people want UNHRC to save them from Pak atrocities

The people of Balochistan, who seek independence from Pakistan, have earlier raised the issue of their "annihilation" by the Pakistani forces at the forum of UNHRC.

published on : 10th September 2019

India, Pakistan set to fight it out over Kashmir at UNHRC session

The Indian delegation is led by Ajay Bisaria, the India High Commissioner to Pakistan who was sent back after Pakistan unilaterally downgraded ties, and Vijay Thakur Singh, Secretary East.

published on : 10th September 2019

We will not give even an inch of Kashmir to Pakistan: Shashi Tharoor

Targeting Pakistan further, Tharoor accused the neighbouring country of changing the internal status of Gilgit-Baltistan and Pakistan occupied Kashmir in the past.

published on : 9th September 2019

Don't need job to help world: Indian student speaks at UNHRC

Nainital-born Nayal, 18, was representing a non-profit organisation Jeunesse Etudiante Tamoule (French for Tamil Youth).

published on : 25th March 2019
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