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Jul 13, 2017
Liu Xiaobo dies at 61: Pro-democracy icon, Nobel laureate, China's most prominent political prisonerNobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, China's most prominent political prisoner, died on Thursday at a hospital in the country's northeast, officials said. He was 61.
Jun 27, 2017
China's jailed Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo given medical parole after being diagnosed with end-stage liver cancerImprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate of China and dissident Liu Xiaobo has been transferred to a hospital after being diagnosed with late-stage liver cancer, authorities and his friends say.
Jan 26, 2015
Andhra prisoner has a story to tell; govt says he has no right to writeThe question of the right of the prisoner to communicate is based in the Jail Manual. The manual provides that a prior permission of a magistrate is required for a prisoner to express his views, be it an under-trial or a convict.
Jul 03, 2012
Myanmar to free 46 political prisoners, Suu Kyi wants moreMyanmar President Thein Sein has granted amnesty to 46 prisoners who are expected to be freed from prisons on Tuesday.