Sunday 04th December 2016,
Hindu Human Rights Online News Magazine

HHR Activities/Press releases

Hindu Human Rights Highlights Plight of Kashmiri Hindus

Hindu Human Rights Highlights Plight of Kashmiri Hindus

 On 19 January 2016 I had the enormous privilege of being invited to speak at the prestigious London School of Economics on the twenty-sixth anniversary of a very sad, poignant event. On that day in 1990 almost the entire Kashmiri Hindu community of indigenous Pandits were ordered out of the Kashmir Valley at gunpoint by [...]

February 1, 2016 Ranbir Singh HHR Activities/Press releases, World Focus 0

British Parliament book launch for The Education System in Pakistan: Discrimination and the Targeting of the ‘Other’

British Parliament book launch for The Education System in Pakistan: Discrimination and the Targeting of the ‘Other’

On Monday 8 December Hindu Human Rights Group participated in the book launch sponsored by Andrew Stephenson, MP for Pendle, at the House of Commons. The event was organised by Wilson Chowdhry of the British Pakistani Christian Association and genocide expert Dr Desmond Fernandes. The book launch was for The Education System in Pakistan: Discrimination [...]

December 10, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Activities/Press releases 0

Video : HHR join London protest to highlight persecution of minorities in Pakistan

Video : HHR join London protest to highlight persecution of minorities in Pakistan

HHR join London protest to highlight persecution of minorities in Pakistan [...]

November 24, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Activities/Press releases, HHR Videos 0

Hindu Human Rights talk at the Hussaini Islamic Centre

Hindu Human Rights talk at the Hussaini Islamic Centre

The event aims to build on the similarities amongst all faiths today, and work together to encourage empowerment in today’s society. The afternoon will feature leading professionals, along with well-known theatre actors all with the common aim of developing ones self through stories from different faiths. Date and time: Sunday 23rd November 2014 2.00pm – [...]

November 21, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Activities/Press releases 0

HHR gives presentation at prestigious Shia Islamic Institute

HHR gives presentation at prestigious Shia Islamic Institute

On 27 August 2014, Hindu Human Rights was invited to participate in the three-day workshop entitled “Religion and Human Rights Compatibility, Conflict and Resolution”, at the Al-Mahdi Institute in Birmingham. Established in 1993 as a center for higher learning in Islam, the Al-Mahdi Institute contributes to Muslim religious scholarship and learning, with particular emphasis on [...]

September 5, 2014 Ranbir Singh Archives, HHR Activities/Press releases 0

HHR Video : Solidarity Against ISIS Protest in London

HHR Video : Solidarity Against ISIS Protest in London

HHR  were part of the protest in London to express our solidarity with the Êzidî (Yezidi) minority facing genocide against the ISIS jihadis, and also the terror unleashed on Kurds, Shias, Christians, Assyrians, Turcoman, and others in Iraq by this unfolding tragedy. HHR was formed to highlight persecution of Hindus worldwide and as such has always defended the rights of other groups facing [...]

August 24, 2014 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases, HHR Videos 0

Hindu Human Rights joins Solidarity Against Genocide in the Middle East

Hindu Human Rights joins Solidarity Against Genocide in the Middle East

Hindu Human Rights is proud to support and participate in the demonstration at Downing st, London on Wednesday 13 August 2014 at 6pm. Organised by Solidarity Against ISIS, the event will highlight the genocide being committed against Yezidi, Kurdish, Christian, Assyrian, as well as Sunni and Shia Arab communities by an organisation which is determined [...]

August 12, 2014 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases 1

ASOS online clothing company removes offending garment on Shiva

ASOS online clothing company removes offending garment on Shiva

Hindu Human Rights received many complaints about the use of sacred imagery by ASOS. As is usual in these circumstances the retail outlet decided to use the sanctity of one faith in a manner it would never do for certain other belief systems. This is an unfortunate hangover of a bygone era when colonial mentality [...]

July 22, 2013 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases, News updates 0

HHR Letter to British Museum over racially offensive and culturally insensitive exhibition on Hinduism

HHR Letter to British Museum over racially offensive and culturally insensitive exhibition on Hinduism

To the British Museum, The British Museum is treasure trove and educational centre of international repute. Daily, visitors stream into its environs to marvel at relics, some dating back millennia. Without a doubt the reputation which the institution has is justly deserved. After all, there are few such places where one could find such a [...]

July 18, 2013 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases 0

HHR Update: Debate at British Parliament on Pakistan’s Minorities

HHR Update:  Debate at British Parliament on Pakistan’s Minorities

On Tuesday 5 March Hindu Human Rights participated in the discussion in the House of Commons, organised by Wilson Chowdhry of the British Pakistani Christian Association, and chaired by Andrew Stephenson, MP for Pemble. Also present was Desmond Fernandes, genocide expert and one of the main authors of the report, which was submitted that day [...]

March 9, 2013 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases 0