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Mar 20, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif orders reopening of border with Afghanistan amid tense tiesPakistan on Monday ordered the border with Afghanistan to be reopened "immediately", a month after it was closed amid soaring tensions as Islamabad and Kabul accused one another of providing safe haven for militants.
Feb 19, 2017
Bangladesh: Hundreds of Rohingyas refugees return to Myanmar to fetch stranded kinHundreds of Rohingya who fled to Bangladesh to escape persecution in Myanmar have returned home, community leaders said today, adding that most had gone back temporarily to fetch relatives.
Feb 13, 2017
Pakistan has deported 6,00,000 Afghans in 8 months, says Human Rights Watch reportPakistan has deported around 6,00,000 Afghan refugees in eight months since July 2016, making it the "world's largest unlawful mass forced return of refugees", New York-based Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said in a report.
Feb 08, 2017
Delhi's Asha Kiran Home: As crimes against mentally-challenged continue, policy and social intervention requiredThe gross human rights violations taking place in mental institutions across the country, mostly towards women patients, need immediate intervention both at social as well as a policy level
Jan 19, 2017
As Donald Trump prepares to take charge, China portrays itself as new leader of globalised worldChina will build a "new model" of relations with the United States, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday in a speech that portrayed Beijing as the leader of a globalised world
Jan 10, 2017
Pakistan: Human Rights Watch hints at govt involvement in disappearances of liberal activistsHuman Rights Watch on Tuesday asked Pakistan to urgently investigate the apparent abductions of four bloggers who campaigned for human rights and religious freedom, saying their near simultaneous disappearances raised concerns of government involvement.
Dec 22, 2016
Cops frequently flout Supreme Court rules intended to prevent custodial deaths, says HRW reportIndian police often flout Supreme Court rules intended to prevent custodial deaths and “routinely violate” domestic and international laws around arrest and detention, says a new report by Human Rights Watch.
Dec 21, 2016
Islamic State retreating from Mosul, but targeting civilians for not joining them: Human Rights WatchIslamic State militants in Mosul are deliberately targeting civilians who refuse to join them, as they retreat ahead of advancing Iraqi forces involved in a large-scale government operation to retake the militant-held city
Nov 30, 2016
At least 10,000 Rohingya refugees have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar: UNAt least 10,000 Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in recent weeks, fleeing violence in neighbouring Myanmar, the United Nations said on Wednesday.
Nov 24, 2016
Indonesians protest at Myanmar embassy over persecution of Rohingya MuslimsHundreds of Indonesians, angered over the persecution of Muslim Rohingya in Myanmar, have protested outside the Myanmar Embassy in the Indonesian capital.