May 30 2014 12:13 pm
India: Gang rape and murder of teenage girls 'damning indictment of failure to stem violence against women'

The gang-rape and murder of two teenage Dalit girls in Badaun, Uttar Pradesh is a gruesome reminder of the violence that Dalit women and girls face in India, Amnesty International India said today.

May 29 2014 2:17 pm
China: Mass sentencing of Uighurs in stadium condemned as 'charade'

The deplorable mass sentencing of 55 people at a stadium in China’s north-western Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region is a charade which will only exacerbate tensions in the region, Amnesty Int

May 28 2014 5:33 pm
Break-up of Calais migrant camps risks aggravating 'catastrophic' health situation

‘France must respect its obligation to migrants and asylum-seekers and treat them with dignity, not throw them to the wind’ - Stephan Oberreit

May 28 2014 9:13 am
Northern Ireland: Garda-IRA collusion allegations must be investigated

Responding to allegations of Garda-IRA collusion in a number of Troubles-related killings, made in a BBC Northern Ireland Spotlight programme broadcast on Tuesday night, Patrick Corrigan, Programme

May 27 2014 1:13 pm
Eric Cantona: Brazil has priced out real fans and Qatar should never have got the World Cup

Former Manchester United footballer Eric Cantona has spoken exclusively to Amnesty on the failures of the Brazilian government, corruption in FIFA and the extreme poverty that is pricing fans out o

May 23 2014 1:56 pm
Northern Ireland: As Haass flies in, parties and governments urged to deliver on 'past'

As former US diplomat, Dr Richard Haass visits Dublin and London to hold talks with the Irish and UK governments, Amnesty International has called on both governments and the Northern Ireland polit