Human Rights

    US: Reports of Sexual Harassment inside the Pentagon rises by 13 percent since 2015

    US: Reports of Sexual Harassment inside the Pentagon rises by 13 percent since 2015

    Nov 26, Washington DC: The US Department of Defense today revealed that allegations of sexual...

    Turkey begins trial for 11 human rights defenders on charges of terrorism

    Turkey begins trial for 11 human rights defenders on charges of terrorism

    Oct 25, Istanbul: the trial for eleven human rights activists accused of terrorism charges has...

    Boko Haram: Nigeria's Bomb blasts victims seek probe over   support Fund

    Boko Haram: Nigeria's Bomb blasts victims seek probe over support Fund

    Oct 1,Kaduna : Bomb Victims Association of Nigeria called on the Federal government to open an...

    Nepali Construction worker gets fired for telling ILO about bad working conditions in Qatar: Reports

    Nepali Construction worker gets fired for telling ILO about bad working conditions in Qatar: Reports

    Sept 30, Doha: A construction worker from Nepal was reportedly fired from his job in Qatar after...

    Demonstrators Gather Outside UN to Protest Rouhani’s Speech

    Demonstrators Gather Outside UN to Protest Rouhani’s Speech

    Sept 22, New York: Outside of Iran, President Rouhani is not a popular figurehead. Many...

    Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya apparent in Myanmar: UNHCR Chief

    Ethnic cleansing of Rohingya apparent in Myanmar: UNHCR Chief

    Sept 11, Yangoon: The mass exodus of Rohingya muslims from Rakhine is an indication of...

    Nigeria:  Governor's Wife condemn stigmatization against children with Autism
    Dec. 8, Sokoto: In commemoration of the "International Day of Persons with Disabilities",... Full article
    Houthi rebels recruit fighters as young as 15: Amnesty
    Feb.28, Sanaa: Amnesty International has said Yemen's Houthi rebels are recruiting fighters... Full article
    'Time running out' for 1.4 million children in 'man-made' crises in Africa: UNICEF
    Feb.22, Sanaa: Almost 1.4 million children are at imminent risk of death due to severe acute... Full article
    ECHR issues warning to Norway over child welfare service
    Feb.16, Oslo: Eight Norwegian child welfare cases have been heard by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg over the past 15 months in what a long-time human rights lawyer has called “an extremely serious warning to Norway”. According to reports the Norwegian Child Welfare Service (Barnevernet) has long been accused of overreach in its efforts to protect children from potentially abusive situations. Barnevernet faced a wave of anger and worldwide protests... Full article