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David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beijing on human rights

David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beijing on human rights

Part of Disney’s new live-action remake of Mulan was shot in China, where the story is set. Some filming was done in the Kumtag desert in Xinjiang. That northw [...] Read full article: David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beij...→

David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beijing on human rights

David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beijing on human rights

Part of Disney’s new live-action remake of Mulan was shot in China, where the story is set. Some filming was done in the Kumtag desert in Xinjiang. That northw [...] Read full article: David Quinn: Be a man — stand up to Beij...→

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Daniel ‘Shed’ Greer was violently attacked before his body was found in his Rankin Crescent home. Read full article: Cops stand guard as murder probe continu...→

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

Marcus Rashford struck a late winner for Manchester United after Bruno Fernandes had opened the scoring - but it was another player who earned the plaudits fro [...] Read full article: David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man ...→

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately hit the young, the old and those from ethnic minorities, the official human rights watchdog has warned. Read full article: Covid disproportionately affects young, ...→

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

David Moyes has revealed he attempted to sign Gareth Bale for Manchester United but the Tottenham star opted to join Real Madrid instead Read full article: Inside story of how Man Utd missed out o...→

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

The government's agreement, which will allow the Gulf state to use a British military air base, comes after Qatar purchased nine Hawk jets from BAE systems, Br [...] Read full article: Britain and Qatar's new military agreeme...→

'Spine chilling' Covid infection control and human rights breaches found in Scottish care homes

SERIOUS safety failings, poor compliance with PPE and human rights breaches have been identified by elderly care home inspections in cases that have… Read full article: 'Spine chilling' Covid infection control...→

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia has failed in its attempt to rejoin the United Nations human rights council, underlining growing international unease at its conduct after the mur [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human r...→

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

CHINA, Russia and Cuba are set to join the UN’s human rights council today – despite a history of human rights abuses. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan are also expec [...] Read full article: UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ Chin...→

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

ROYAL titles have been a contentious issue since Prince Harry left the royal frontline - and another royal decided to challenge the monarchy when he lost his o [...] Read full article: Second-born prince accused monarchy of h...→

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

MINISTERS are at the centre of a new row over breaches of human rights for children over extended coronavirus rules which it is felt are failing to… Read full article: Concern over Scotland's human rights for...→

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

FOR the children of the Waitrose estates which gather at the edge of cities the call to “be a lawyer” comes earlier and earlier each year.… Read full article: Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us...→

Human rights report into PSNI chides MLAs for ‘confusing’ Covid curbs

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UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

A UN human rights expert condemned yesterday Europe’s criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers, calling for cases against them to be dropped.... UN special rapp [...] Read full article: UN human rights expert condemns the crim...→

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

A report found that the state department assessments were not consistent with the seriousness of situations in other countries Read full article: Trump administration alters and downplay...→

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

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Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

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Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

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Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights – Weekly edition of The Economist for Oct 17th 2020. You've seen the news, now discover the story. Read full article: Torment of the Uyghurs and the global cr...→

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

David de Gea appeared to be at fault for Ukraine’s goal against Spain in the Nations League with the Manchester United goalkeeper out of position in his latest [...] Read full article: Spain boss says David De Gea's critics a...→

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

CHINA and Russia have gained seats on the UN's human rights body despite their records of human rights violations. Read full article: China and Russia win seats on UN human r...→

Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum

The Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum will welcome UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, Dame Sara Thornton, to address its meeting this Thu [...] Read full article: Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern I...→

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

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Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Declan Lancaster made his first appearance before Newcastle Crown Court, charged with murdering Patryk Mortimer, in Easington Lane Read full article: Murder accused to stand trial next year ...→

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

The UN must be allowed to conduct an inquiry into possible crimes against humanity in Xinjiang, the shadow foreign secretary says Read full article: Block China’s seat on human rights counc...→

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Manchester United star David De Gea has spoken out after his side's 2-1 Champions League win over PSG on Tuesday night. Read full article: Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big gam...→

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

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Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...] Read full article: Patel is to launch crackdown on criminal...→

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

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Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

INDIGENOUS Colombians will arrive in the capital Bogota on Monday after a massed march across the country to demand urgent action over a deepening human-rights [...] Read full article: Indigenous Colombians march on capital t...→

The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of its 'different' human rights as the executions continue – Struan Stevenson

When the secretary-general of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council on Human Rights claims that the theocratic regime’s human rights “achievements” must be pres [...] Read full article: The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of it...→

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

David de Gea is fighting to stay in the Man United team amid competition from Dean Henderson following his return from Sheffield United. Read full article: Dean Henderson having impact on David de...→

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to th [...]

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to the best sources from around the world. Get the latest on the Human Rights Counci [...] Read full article: Read the latest Human Rights Council hea...→

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

China, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Cuba and Pakistan are set to win election to the United Nations human rights council today, prompting an outcry from campaigners a [...] Read full article: ‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human...→

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

The government has the capacity, it seems, not only to wrestle with Covid and Brexit but also to take on the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). This w [...] Read full article: Judges are making an ass of human rights...→

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

PARLIAMENT will debate hitting China with sanctions as concern soars for the fate of the Muslim Uyghur population. Read full article: UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious...→

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

‘It is the continual lack of investment that hamstrings the system,’ not lawyers doing their jobs, says Bar Council chief Read full article: Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on...→

Iran releases human rights activist

Iran releases human rights activist

AN IRANIAN court has released a prominent human-rights activist who campaigned against the death penalty.... Later confirmed by her husband, the semi-official  [...] Read full article: Iran releases human rights activist...→

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

David Moyes failed to last a season at Manchester United but things could have been very different if Gareth Bale, Edinson Cavani, Cesc Fabregas and a host of [...] Read full article: How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, ...→

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Daniel ‘Shed’ Greer was violently attacked before his body was found in his Rankin Crescent home. Read full article: Cops stand guard as murder probe continu...→

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Manchester United star David De Gea has spoken out after his side's 2-1 Champions League win over PSG on Tuesday night. Read full article: Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big gam...→

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

The company behind last year's rescue package for Ballymena-based Wrightbus is to be investigated over a possible breach of human rights guidelines. Read full article: Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights pro...→

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately hit the young, the old and those from ethnic minorities, the official human rights watchdog has warned. Read full article: Covid disproportionately affects young, ...→

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...] Read full article: Patel is to launch crackdown on criminal...→

Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

INDIGENOUS Colombians will arrive in the capital Bogota on Monday after a massed march across the country to demand urgent action over a deepening human-rights [...] Read full article: Indigenous Colombians march on capital t...→

Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

HUMAN rights groups are urging the Lords to block the “deeply dangerous” Covert and Human Intelligence Sources Bill after it passed its final hurdle in the Com [...] Read full article: Human rights groups urge House of Lords ...→

'Spine chilling' Covid infection control and human rights breaches found in Scottish care homes

SERIOUS safety failings, poor compliance with PPE and human rights breaches have been identified by elderly care home inspections in cases that have… Read full article: 'Spine chilling' Covid infection control...→

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

David de Gea is fighting to stay in the Man United team amid competition from Dean Henderson following his return from Sheffield United. Read full article: Dean Henderson having impact on David de...→

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

David de Gea appeared to be at fault for Ukraine’s goal against Spain in the Nations League with the Manchester United goalkeeper out of position in his latest [...] Read full article: Spain boss says David De Gea's critics a...→

Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum

The Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum will welcome UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, Dame Sara Thornton, to address its meeting this Thu [...] Read full article: Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern I...→

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

ROYAL titles have been a contentious issue since Prince Harry left the royal frontline - and another royal decided to challenge the monarchy when he lost his o [...] Read full article: Second-born prince accused monarchy of h...→

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

China, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Cuba and Pakistan are set to win election to the United Nations human rights council today, prompting an outcry from campaigners a [...] Read full article: ‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human...→

Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Declan Lancaster made his first appearance before Newcastle Crown Court, charged with murdering Patryk Mortimer, in Easington Lane Read full article: Murder accused to stand trial next year ...→

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

MINISTERS are at the centre of a new row over breaches of human rights for children over extended coronavirus rules which it is felt are failing to… Read full article: Concern over Scotland's human rights for...→

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

PARLIAMENT will debate hitting China with sanctions as concern soars for the fate of the Muslim Uyghur population. Read full article: UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious...→

Human rights report into PSNI chides MLAs for ‘confusing’ Covid curbs

A human rights review of NI policing has chastised MLAs for introducing anti-coronavirus rules that were not clear enough. Read full article: Human rights report into PSNI chides MLA...→

Iran releases human rights activist

Iran releases human rights activist

AN IRANIAN court has released a prominent human-rights activist who campaigned against the death penalty.... Later confirmed by her husband, the semi-official  [...] Read full article: Iran releases human rights activist...→

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

A report found that the state department assessments were not consistent with the seriousness of situations in other countries Read full article: Trump administration alters and downplay...→

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

Marcus Rashford struck a late winner for Manchester United after Bruno Fernandes had opened the scoring - but it was another player who earned the plaudits fro [...] Read full article: David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man ...→

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

One great-grandad survived the Great War, but was so severely shellshocked that he spent the rest of his days in a ‘lunatic asylum’. The other went blind but w [...] Read full article: David Walliams has a decent backstory on...→

Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

Police are in a stand-off with a man who climbed on a roof after he reportedly assaulted an officer in north London. An officer was allegedly assaulted by a ma [...] Read full article: Police in stand-off with man 'who assaul...→

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

David Moyes has revealed he attempted to sign Gareth Bale for Manchester United but the Tottenham star opted to join Real Madrid instead Read full article: Inside story of how Man Utd missed out o...→

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

On November 28 last year, David Pemsel’s career plans took a sharp detour.Having resigned as boss of Guardian Media Group and accepted the chief executive’s jo [...] Read full article: Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemse...→

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

The government's agreement, which will allow the Gulf state to use a British military air base, comes after Qatar purchased nine Hawk jets from BAE systems, Br [...] Read full article: Britain and Qatar's new military agreeme...→

The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of its 'different' human rights as the executions continue – Struan Stevenson

When the secretary-general of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council on Human Rights claims that the theocratic regime’s human rights “achievements” must be pres [...] Read full article: The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of it...→

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights – Weekly edition of The Economist for Oct 17th 2020. You've seen the news, now discover the story. Read full article: Torment of the Uyghurs and the global cr...→

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia has failed in its attempt to rejoin the United Nations human rights council, underlining growing international unease at its conduct after the mur [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human r...→

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to th [...]

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to the best sources from around the world. Get the latest on the Human Rights Counci [...] Read full article: Read the latest Human Rights Council hea...→

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

CHINA and Russia have gained seats on the UN's human rights body despite their records of human rights violations. Read full article: China and Russia win seats on UN human r...→

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

CHINA, Russia and Cuba are set to join the UN’s human rights council today – despite a history of human rights abuses. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan are also expec [...] Read full article: UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ Chin...→

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

Debora Kayembe is one of Scotland's most prolific human rights lawyers yet has been subjected to abhorrent racist abuse. Read full article: Scots human rights lawyer driven from ho...→

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

The government has the capacity, it seems, not only to wrestle with Covid and Brexit but also to take on the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). This w [...] Read full article: Judges are making an ass of human rights...→

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

The UN must be allowed to conduct an inquiry into possible crimes against humanity in Xinjiang, the shadow foreign secretary says Read full article: Block China’s seat on human rights counc...→

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

FOR the children of the Waitrose estates which gather at the edge of cities the call to “be a lawyer” comes earlier and earlier each year.… Read full article: Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us...→

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

‘It is the continual lack of investment that hamstrings the system,’ not lawyers doing their jobs, says Bar Council chief Read full article: Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on...→

UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

A UN human rights expert condemned yesterday Europe’s criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers, calling for cases against them to be dropped.... UN special rapp [...] Read full article: UN human rights expert condemns the crim...→

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

David Moyes failed to last a season at Manchester United but things could have been very different if Gareth Bale, Edinson Cavani, Cesc Fabregas and a host of [...] Read full article: How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, ...→

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Cops stand guard as murder probe continues into death of Airdrie man

Daniel ‘Shed’ Greer was violently attacked before his body was found in his Rankin Crescent home. Read full article: Cops stand guard as murder probe continu...→

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

Trump administration alters and downplays human rights abuses in reports

A report found that the state department assessments were not consistent with the seriousness of situations in other countries Read full article: Trump administration alters and downplay...→

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big game player’ after PSG Champions League win

Manchester United star David De Gea has spoken out after his side's 2-1 Champions League win over PSG on Tuesday night. Read full article: Man Utd star David De Gea names ‘big gam...→

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man Utd team-mate in PSG win

Marcus Rashford struck a late winner for Manchester United after Bruno Fernandes had opened the scoring - but it was another player who earned the plaudits fro [...] Read full article: David De Gea praises 'unbelievable' Man ...→

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights probe

The company behind last year's rescue package for Ballymena-based Wrightbus is to be investigated over a possible breach of human rights guidelines. Read full article: Wrightbus owners JCB in human rights pro...→

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

David Walliams has a decent backstory on Who Do You Think You Are? – but he is not a likeable man

One great-grandad survived the Great War, but was so severely shellshocked that he spent the rest of his days in a ‘lunatic asylum’. The other went blind but w [...] Read full article: David Walliams has a decent backstory on...→

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

Covid disproportionately affects young, old and ethnic minorities, warns human rights watchdog

The coronavirus pandemic has disproportionately hit the young, the old and those from ethnic minorities, the official human rights watchdog has warned. Read full article: Covid disproportionately affects young, ...→

Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

Police in stand-off with man 'who assaulted officer' in north London

Police are in a stand-off with a man who climbed on a roof after he reportedly assaulted an officer in north London. An officer was allegedly assaulted by a ma [...] Read full article: Police in stand-off with man 'who assaul...→

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Patel is to launch crackdown on criminals who abuse human rights laws

Priti Patel's Home Office will narrow the types of cases which can use Article 3 in a bid to stop judges 'gold-plating' Britain's duties under international la [...] Read full article: Patel is to launch crackdown on criminal...→

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

Inside story of how Man Utd missed out on Gareth Bale explained by David Moyes

David Moyes has revealed he attempted to sign Gareth Bale for Manchester United but the Tottenham star opted to join Real Madrid instead Read full article: Inside story of how Man Utd missed out o...→

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemsel, limbers up for comeback

On November 28 last year, David Pemsel’s career plans took a sharp detour.Having resigned as boss of Guardian Media Group and accepted the chief executive’s jo [...] Read full article: Premier League’s nearly man, David Pemse...→

Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

Indigenous Colombians march on capital to demand action on human-rights crisis

INDIGENOUS Colombians will arrive in the capital Bogota on Monday after a massed march across the country to demand urgent action over a deepening human-rights [...] Read full article: Indigenous Colombians march on capital t...→

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

Britain and Qatar's new military agreement shows a ‘flagrant disregard for human rights,’ anti-arms trade campaigners charge

The government's agreement, which will allow the Gulf state to use a British military air base, comes after Qatar purchased nine Hawk jets from BAE systems, Br [...] Read full article: Britain and Qatar's new military agreeme...→

Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

Human rights groups urge House of Lords to block ‘deeply dangerous’ ‘Spycops Bill’

HUMAN rights groups are urging the Lords to block the “deeply dangerous” Covert and Human Intelligence Sources Bill after it passed its final hurdle in the Com [...] Read full article: Human rights groups urge House of Lords ...→

The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of its 'different' human rights as the executions continue – Struan Stevenson

When the secretary-general of the Iranian Judiciary’s High Council on Human Rights claims that the theocratic regime’s human rights “achievements” must be pres [...] Read full article: The new 'Comical Ali'? Iran boasts of it...→

'Spine chilling' Covid infection control and human rights breaches found in Scottish care homes

SERIOUS safety failings, poor compliance with PPE and human rights breaches have been identified by elderly care home inspections in cases that have… Read full article: 'Spine chilling' Covid infection control...→

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights | Oct 17th 2020 | The Economist

Torment of the Uyghurs and the global crisis in human rights – Weekly edition of The Economist for Oct 17th 2020. You've seen the news, now discover the story. Read full article: Torment of the Uyghurs and the global cr...→

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

Dean Henderson having impact on David de Gea in Man United training

David de Gea is fighting to stay in the Man United team amid competition from Dean Henderson following his return from Sheffield United. Read full article: Dean Henderson having impact on David de...→

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human rights panel

Saudi Arabia has failed in its attempt to rejoin the United Nations human rights council, underlining growing international unease at its conduct after the mur [...] Read full article: Saudi Arabia refused place on UN human r...→

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

Spain boss says David De Gea's critics are turned on by Man Utd star's mistakes

David de Gea appeared to be at fault for Ukraine’s goal against Spain in the Nations League with the Manchester United goalkeeper out of position in his latest [...] Read full article: Spain boss says David De Gea's critics a...→

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to th [...]

Read the latest Human Rights Council headlines - updated 24/7/365. We link to the best sources from around the world. Get the latest on the Human Rights Counci [...] Read full article: Read the latest Human Rights Council hea...→

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

China and Russia win seats on UN human rights council - 'Arsonists into the fire brigade!’

CHINA and Russia have gained seats on the UN's human rights body despite their records of human rights violations. Read full article: China and Russia win seats on UN human r...→

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ China & Russia join human rights council

CHINA, Russia and Cuba are set to join the UN’s human rights council today – despite a history of human rights abuses. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan are also expec [...] Read full article: UN farce as ‘world’s worst abusers’ Chin...→

Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum

The Northern Ireland Business and Human Rights Forum will welcome UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, Dame Sara Thornton, to address its meeting this Thu [...] Read full article: Dame Sara Thornton to address Northern I...→

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

Second-born prince accused monarchy of human rights violation after losing title

ROYAL titles have been a contentious issue since Prince Harry left the royal frontline - and another royal decided to challenge the monarchy when he lost his o [...] Read full article: Second-born prince accused monarchy of h...→

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

Scots human rights lawyer driven from home by racists takes fight to Holyrood

Debora Kayembe is one of Scotland's most prolific human rights lawyers yet has been subjected to abhorrent racist abuse. Read full article: Scots human rights lawyer driven from ho...→

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human rights council

China, Saudi Arabia, Russia, Cuba and Pakistan are set to win election to the United Nations human rights council today, prompting an outcry from campaigners a [...] Read full article: ‘World’s worst abusers’ to join UN human...→

Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Murder accused to stand trial next year over death of man in fire

Declan Lancaster made his first appearance before Newcastle Crown Court, charged with murdering Patryk Mortimer, in Easington Lane Read full article: Murder accused to stand trial next year ...→

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

Judges are making an ass of human rights law

The government has the capacity, it seems, not only to wrestle with Covid and Brexit but also to take on the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR). This w [...] Read full article: Judges are making an ass of human rights...→

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

Concern over Scotland's human rights for children breaches over coronavirus rules

MINISTERS are at the centre of a new row over breaches of human rights for children over extended coronavirus rules which it is felt are failing to… Read full article: Concern over Scotland's human rights for...→

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

Block China’s seat on human rights council over Uighurs, urges Lisa Nandy

The UN must be allowed to conduct an inquiry into possible crimes against humanity in Xinjiang, the shadow foreign secretary says Read full article: Block China’s seat on human rights counc...→

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious' China for human rights abuses

PARLIAMENT will debate hitting China with sanctions as concern soars for the fate of the Muslim Uyghur population. Read full article: UK urged to impose sanctions on 'vicious...→

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us to hate 'lefty human rights lawyers'. Don't fall for it

FOR the children of the Waitrose estates which gather at the edge of cities the call to “be a lawyer” comes earlier and earlier each year.… Read full article: Opinion: Kevin McKenna: Johnson wants us...→

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on ‘lefty human rights lawyers’ by top barrister

‘It is the continual lack of investment that hamstrings the system,’ not lawyers doing their jobs, says Bar Council chief Read full article: Boris Johnson told to withdraw attack on...→

Human rights report into PSNI chides MLAs for ‘confusing’ Covid curbs

A human rights review of NI policing has chastised MLAs for introducing anti-coronavirus rules that were not clear enough. Read full article: Human rights report into PSNI chides MLA...→

Iran releases human rights activist

Iran releases human rights activist

AN IRANIAN court has released a prominent human-rights activist who campaigned against the death penalty.... Later confirmed by her husband, the semi-official  [...] Read full article: Iran releases human rights activist...→

UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

UN human rights expert condemns the criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers

A UN human rights expert condemned yesterday Europe’s criminalisation of NGO refugee rescuers, calling for cases against them to be dropped.... UN special rapp [...] Read full article: UN human rights expert condemns the crim...→

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, Fabregas and many more under David Moyes

David Moyes failed to last a season at Manchester United but things could have been very different if Gareth Bale, Edinson Cavani, Cesc Fabregas and a host of [...] Read full article: How Man Utd missed out on Cavani, Bale, ...→