Human Right and Terrorism

 Neha Virmani

School of Law, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies
Dehradun, Uttrakhand, India

Volume III, Issue II, 2020

The human cost of terrorism has been felt in virtually every corner of the globe. The United Nations family has itself suffered tragic human loss as a result of violent terrorist acts. This research paperwill specifically deals with various aspects about ‘Human Right and Terrorism’, which will include its meaning and scope of the topic underlined with various sub topics that include impact in the world and specifically in India due to the increasing fear within people around the world. Security of the individual is a basic human right and the protection of individuals is, accordingly, a fundamental obligation of Government. The paper will attempt to make a comprehensive study on the impact of Terrorism on culture and religion, how Modernisation and other factors are also affecting Quality of Human Right laws, how film industry is influencing thoughts of people globally on Human Right and increasing awareness and how media and Politics influence it.  We will limit the time zone from 20thto 21st century with citing incidents from past that is reflected in current scenario too. The authors will make an ideology about morality and public behaviour and present a survey which would depict people’s perspective on “what are the effects of Human Rights on Terrorism.”

With an aid of the relevant literature, scholarly articles and case laws pertinent to the topic of the research project, an in-depth understanding shall be cultivated. Any, conclusion arrived at shall be further by applicable cases, as the interpretation of various international organisations is also very essential to better understand the laws in play. The relevant facts and figures shall also give weight-age for the better understanding about this socio-legal nuisance. This research paper is a mixed research paper, with suggestions from author’s side and also includes the doctrinal and empirical research methodology on the given topic.

Key words: Media, Political Influence, Morality, Religion, Terrorism.


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