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ways. y Human rights is considered to be independent .y Human rights are "basic rights and freedoms to which all humans are entitled y Human rights advocates seek the strong protection of human rights through their effective realization in each of these ways.

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y Right Over Resource. y Missing Women. y Child Marriage. y HIV and AIDS . y Fake Encounters (Extra-judicial killings).y Sexual Harassment at the Workplace. y Homicide in the Matrimonial Home. y Child Labour. y Death Penalty. y Detention.

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resulting in an arbitrary and sometimes abusive judicial regime. The lack of accountability of the government and the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) means that abuses by officials often go unchecked.y Human rights violations in the People's Republic of China (PRC) remain systematic and widespread. This fact sheet identifies the most common types of abuses. . severe restrictions on freedom of expression and association and violations specific to women. The Chinese government continues to suppress dissenting opinions and maintains political control over the legal system. torture and illilltreatment of prisoners. including arbitrary detention.

race. birth or other status. without distinction of any kind. opinion. sex. no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political. colour. trust. y Article 2 y Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration. Furthermore. religion. language. jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs.y Article 1 y All human beings are created free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood. political or other colour. whether it be independent. such as kind. . national or social origin. non-self-governing or non-selfunder any other limitation of sovereignty. property.

Article 4 No one shall be held in slavery or servitude. liberty and life. inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. person. y y y y security of person. slavery and the slave trade shall be prohibited in all their forms. . Article 5 No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel.y Article 3 y Everyone has the right to life.

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y New Delhi. April 18 (IANS) India s human rights record has been praised by China at an international forum where many western nations including the US argued New Delhi could do more to stop rights abuses. It observed that as a developing country China also faced similar challenges as India and. . it was keen that the two countries shared their experience and exchanged views on some of these issues. therefore. China joined a number of other countries in Geneva this week to note that India has a well established national system to guarantee human rights .

They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood.yAll human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. .

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