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ILO defends report on ‘modern slavery’

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) has defended its recent report on “modern slavery” after the Union government questioned the authenticity of its estimates last week.

posted by Jawwad Kazi 10th Oct 2017


The voluntary national reviews (VNRs) aim to facilitate the sharing of experiences, including successes, challenges and lessons learned, with a view to accelerating the implementation of the 2030 Agenda.  

posted by Jawwad Kazi 9th Oct 2017

Ex-SC judges could soon be appointed NHRC chiefs

The Home Ministry has moved the Cabinet to amend the recruitment process of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC).

posted by Jawwad Kazi 9th Oct 2017

Naga Issue

Solution to the Naga issue should not disturb peace in his State- Manipur CM

posted by Jawwad Kazi 9th Oct 2017

Scientists develop environment friendly algae-based footwear

Scientists have developed algae-based, renewable flip-flops that could be an environment friendly alternative to petroleum-based slippers

posted by Jawwad Kazi 9th Oct 2017