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May 26, 2017
Russian officials investigate claims of anti-gay killings in ChechnyaRussian officials are actively investigating claims of a purge of gay men in Chechnya, the media reported on Friday.
May 22, 2017
Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: US president fails to mention nation's abysmal human rights recordTrump's willingness to set aside human rights as a principal foreign policy has been one constant in his chaotic administration.
May 16, 2017
China gears up for mass collection of DNA samples of Muslims in Xinjiang regionChina appears to be laying the groundwork for the mass collection of DNA samples from residents of a restive, largely Muslim region that's been under a security crackdown, rights observers and independent experts said on Tuesday.
May 02, 2017
UN review should call on India to stop targeting NGOs: Human Rights WatchAhead of India's quadrennial review by the UN's human rights body, a rights group has said the international community should call on India to stop targeting NGOs for criticising the government and demanded action for prosecuting vigilante attacks on minorities.
Apr 29, 2017
Southeast Asia faces 'massive' drugs menace: Philippine President Rodrigo DuterteManila: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned Southeast Asian leaders Saturday they were facing a "massive" illegal drug menace that could destroy their societies, as he called for a united response.
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