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Zulfiqar Shah United Nations, international law and rights of the people - III

Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (adopted UNGA Resolution 39/46 10 December 1984): Preamble of this Convention in Paragraph 2 and 3 mentions Article 55 of the Charter of the United Nations regarding UN member countries obligation for promoting "universal respect and observance of, human rights and fundamental freedoms", and also mentions Article 5 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and Article 7 of the International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights that "no one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment".

CA Dr Sunil Gupta Is Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan imitating Narendra Modi?

To a dyed-in-the-wool Communist, any suggestion that Kerala's Marxist Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is emulating Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be nothing short of blasphemy. For them, who draw their political sustenance tonic from their vehement anti-BJP stance, drawing such parallels between the two is political hara-kiri.

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