Apr 29 2016 4:22 pm
North Korea: US citizen sentenced to hard labour is latest 'politically-motivated' case

‘This entire trial has been shrouded in secrecy’ - Arnold Fang

Apr 29 2016 2:45 pm
Australia, Nauru camp: Refugee death after setting himself on fire shows system must end

‘The desperate actions of this refugee underscore the perilous circumstances found in offshore processing centres run by the Australian government’ – Champa Patel

Apr 29 2016 12:17 pm
USA's Kunduz hospital bombing: An independent investigation still needed

The US Department of Defense is set to release the findings from its investigation into the US bombing of an MSF hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan in October which killed 42 and injured 43, including

Apr 28 2016 3:17 pm
China: Foreign NGO law a 'very real threat to the legitimate work of independent NGOs'

The Chinese government should scrap a new law aimed at further smothering civil society, Amnesty International said today.

Apr 28 2016 1:00 pm
Giulio Regeni: May Day rally will raise murdered student's case

‘It’s important that trade unionists around the world come out to express their support and solidarity with Giulio’s family and friends’ - Shane Enright

Apr 27 2016 1:21 pm
Criminalisation of women in Northern Ireland becoming a 'grim trend' - second abortion pills court case

‘How many more women are we to see hauled into the dock before these archaic laws are consigned to the history books where they belong?’ - Patrick Corrigan

Apr 26 2016 7:18 pm
Rio 2016: Surge in killings by police sparks fear in favelas 100 days before Olympics

Residents in many of Rio de Janeiro’s favelas are living in terror after at least 11 people have been killed, including a five-year-old boy, in police shootings since the beginning of the mon

Apr 25 2016 5:46 pm
LGBTI magazine editor's horrific killing highlights Bangladesh's 'failure' to protect secularists

‘Homosexual relations’ criminalised under Bangladeshi Penal Code