A short profile of NHRC
was presented in the meeting, including its members, duties and responsibilities to develop its annual plans to disseminate of human rights culture among the Omani society and educate all segments with the culture of rights and duties.
Chairman noted that the achievement of security and preservation of human dignity was the main theme of the first international conference on the challenges to security and human rights that was held in Doha last November, noting that the first conference had adopted a set of recommendations which constitute some of the focus of the second conference today.
notices have been issued to Delhi Primary Education Department Secretary and North Delhi Municipal Corporation Chairman, calling for reports within two weeks.
In his presidential address, Justice Cyriac Joseph, Chairperson, NHRC
called for amending the Protection of Human Rights (PHR) Act so as to make the rulings of the various Human Rights Commissions (HRCs) binding on the Central and State Governments.
passing the orders for CBI probe gave four weeks time to AP government to complete the formalities and handover the case to the Central agency.
As the lives of people are gradually spinning out of control due to the general strike, the NHRC
requests the government, agitating Maoists and all the political parties to take the political dialogues to a definite conclusion at the earliest," read the statement.
Describing both reports as "partial," NHRC
chairperson said: "They (the government-appointed commissions) are not independent.
develops and delivers operational biomedical research solutions that enhance the health, safety, readiness and performance of our military forces.
The seminar came out with a number of recommendations, such as exerting more efforts to spread andenhance human rights culture at the Omani society, enhancing the rehabilitation of workers in this field and stressing the importance of involving the NHRC
, the civil society organizations with other public organizations in drafting the report that will be submitted to Human Rights Council.
I write in response to the article about NHRC
helpdesks, which appeared in your newspaper on September 6.
Fahad bin Mubarak al-Hajri, NHRC
financial and administrative affairs department director, led the delegation.
While hearing the case of the killing of five under-trials by Telangana state police at Aler in Nalgonda district on April 7, the NHRC
chairman Justice K G Balakrishnan ordered that the report by a magisterial inquiry into the incident should be submitted to the commission.