New Human Rights Chief Vows to be Voice of Defenseless

Advertisements GENEVA —  The new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet vows to be the voice of the unvoiced and to uphold the wants and rights of the various victims of gross violations and abuse. In her first oral assertion to the U.N. Human Rights Council since assuming her submit, Bachelet offered a …

China Rejects Criticism It’s Pushing Pakistan Into ‘Debt Trap’

Advertisements ISLAMABAD —  China is defending its billions of {dollars} of historic funding in Pakistan, dismissing allegations the financial improvement program is pushing the cash-strapped South Asia ally right into a “Chinese debt entice.” Visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi made the remarks Saturday in Islamabad after talks along with his Pakistani …

Asia’s Rising Appetite for Meat, Seafood Will ‘Strain Environment’

Advertisements KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA —  Asia’s rising urge for food for meat and seafood over the subsequent three a long time will trigger big will increase in greenhouse gasoline emissions and antibiotics utilized in meals, researchers mentioned Tuesday. Rising inhabitants, incomes and urbanization will drive a 78 % improve in meat and seafood demand from …