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    Ugandan human rights group's offices raided, guard killed

    Ugandan human rights group's offices raided, guard killed

    investigations into the recent wave of office break-ins targeting human rights organizations,...

    Indonesia: Child tobacco workers suffer as firms profit

    Indonesia: Child tobacco workers suffer as firms profit

    co farms. Human Rights Watch in a new report released said Indonesian and multinational...

    Nigeria authorities discover 43, 000 ghost workers in security agencies

    Nigeria authorities discover 43, 000 ghost workers in security agencies

    ent discovered 43,000 ‘ghost workers’ in security agencies in the country. According to...

    Students, activists at risk of torture in Sundan

    Students, activists at risk of torture in Sundan

    m are still in custody – without charge since mid-April 2016, during protests on...

    Behind Egyptian Bars

    Behind Egyptian Bars

    ot; That's what my cell mates told me with great enthusiasm wishing me a happy birthday,...

    Editor jailed for 18 months for reporting on bank in Kazakhstan

    Editor jailed for 18 months for reporting on bank in Kazakhstan

    nline newspaper in the country. Issuing a statement, Freedom House said  “Coming...

    Ugandan human rights group's offices raided, guard killed
    May 25, Bujumbura: Civil Society Organizations have called upon the Ugandan Government to... Full article
    Students, activists at risk of torture in Sundan
    May 25, Nairobi: Sudanese national security officials have detained dozens of students and... Full article
    Behind Egyptian Bars
    May 25, Cairo: " May we all stay as strong and fearless of saying the truth next year and... Full article
    Palestinian photojournalist held without charge by Israel: CPJ
    May 25, Jerusalem: Israel Defense Forces arrested photojournalist Hazem Naser on April 11, 2016 at a checkpoint near Nablus, a city in the West Bank, according to news reports. The Palestinian journalist was arrested for alleged Hamas-related activity, an Israeli security official told CPJ. As of May 17, 2016 no charges had been brought against Naser and his detention had been extended four times for questioning, the journalist's lawyer, Saleh Ayyub, told CPJ over the phone. Naser is... Full article
    New charter for persons with disabilities endorsed at UN humanitarian summit
    May 25, Istanbul: A new charter to significantly improve living conditions of persons with disabilities during emergencies has been endorsed at the United Nations World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey. “The intersection between humanitarian crises and persons with disabilities is very strong,” Catalina Devandas-Aguilar, the UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, told the UN News Centre on the margins of a special session at the Summit on... Full article
    Is the Political Environment of Bangladesh getting progressively sectorial ?
    Feb 27, Dhaka: The British formed Legislative Assembly in the then India in 1936, the... Full article
    The dawn of a new Statesman: Indian PM Modi visit to Pakistan brings life to drowning relations
    Dec 30, Delhi: With the changing times the world is witnessing the new world order, a new dawn... Full article
    Donald Trump's Islamphobic statements could fuel hate crimes
    Dec 18,  Oslo: One shouldn’t be surprised with the speech of the Republican US... Full article
    Racism in the rhetoric and action of developed nations
    By Prabalta Rijal Mia, was walking down the road, with a file in her hand and tears in her eyes, she had just walked out of her 6th job interview in three months, and this time too, she was rejected, now close to becoming a homeless tram that roams the streets of New York. She rushes to cross the street, forcing herself to accept the one -fact she had never wanted to accept, it wasn’t her college grades or her experience that kept getting her rejected, it was her color. Who says... Full article
    Blood Cotton: Uzbekistan's illegitimate trade
    Has anyone of us ever realized that the clothes we bear, the fabrics we gracefully flaunt in parties, the dresses we desire fully admire to have one of those to outshine our aura, have a fraction of share of blood and cries of those minors and helpless humans who lived under the most repressive regimes in the world, Uzbekistan! As one of the leading exporter of cotton in the world, has become most controversial and deadly producers of our times, who’s every inch of a harvested soil is... Full article

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