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Russia’s NTV Consistently Uses ‘Abusive Tactics’ to Target Activists, Says Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch (HRW) says the recent arrest of a Russian activist shows the authorities’ unwillingness to rein in “abusive tactics” by the state-affiliated...

Restrictions on Freedom of Expression : Pakistani Journalists Struggle with Growing Threats from Government and Militants alike

Pakistan, November 2, 2017 : Journalists in Pakistan say they are facing increasing risks ranging from the government's expanding control over social media to extremist...

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been named the new Goodwill Ambassador by WHO

United Nations, October 21, 2017 : The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador to help tackle non-communicable...

What Gives Husbands The Licence to Rape? Decoding Marital Rape in the Indian Legal Scenario

Cases of sexual violence, including rape, fall within the larger realm of domestic violence Marital rape is yet to be categorized as a...

Stop Lecturing And Demonizing India over its Plan to Deport 40,000 Stateless Rohingya Muslims: Minister

Rights groups, including Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International, have slammed India's deportation plan as "outrageous" The government says the Rohingya Muslims are...

Why Baloch Freedom From Pakistan is Need of the Hour?

Balochistan makes 44% of the total land mass of Pakistan  The reputation of Pakistani army is tarnished among the Baloch population  There is...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) accuses Myanmar Army of burning hundreds of houses in Rohingya Muslim minority Villages

Nay Pyi Taw, December 13, 2016: Human Rights Watch on Tuesday accused the Myanmar army of burning hundreds of houses in the Rohingya Muslim minority...

Campaign ‘Free Them’: Activists seek Release of Eritrean Journalist Seyoum Tsehaye Jailed for 15 Years

Seyoum Tsehaye was taken from his Asmara home by government agents on September 21, 2001, and has not been seen or heard from...

Human Rights Watch appeals Egypt to enact new and harsher legal penalties to curb female genital mutilation (FGM) practices

"Broader law reform is needed to adequately combat this horrific practice" says Rothna Begum from HRW An estimated 90 percent of Egyptian women have...

Somali President asks Kenya to accommodate refugees, if the World’s Largest Refugee Camp ‘Dadaab’ shuts down

Dadaab is the world's largest refugee camp with over 3,00,000 inhabitants Kenya plans to shut down this camp citing economic and security concerns ...

200 killed in Iraq in two weeks due to ISIS Bombings: HRW

More than 200 civilians in Iraq have been killed in bombings carried out by the Islamic State (ISIS) militant group in the past two...

Does Human Rights Watch report feed atrocity literature against Hindus and India?

By Nithin Sridhar Human Rights Watch, an international advocacy group on human rights has just released its ‘World Report 2016’ assessing the human rights conditions...

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