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Swiss snub synthetic pesticide ban...

Swiss snub synthetic pesticide ban...

Europe

Sun, Jun 13 2021

No major country has so far banned man-made pesticides

Amnesty: Rozina Islam must not be punished...

Amnesty: Rozina Islam must not be punished...

Dhaka

Wed, May 19 2021

On Monday, the Bangladeshi authorities held Rozina Islam, a journalist at leading Bangla newspaper Prothom...

Amnesty: Urgent action needed to combat...

Amnesty: Urgent action needed to combat...

Coronavirus

Thu, May 13 2021

The human catastrophe that is unfolding in India and Nepal should be a warning to other countries, says...

Amnesty International to restore 'prisoner...

Amnesty International to restore 'prisoner...

World

Fri, May 7 2021

Amnesty to restore Navalny’s 'prisoner of conscience' status

Amnesty: Mideast states made chilling...

Amnesty: Mideast states made chilling...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 21 2021

The London-based rights group said it recorded 483 executions in 18 countries worldwide last year

Rights groups: Bahrain police beat children...

Rights groups: Bahrain police beat children...

Middle East

Thu, Mar 11 2021

Rights groups including Amnesty International have criticized the kingdom’s lack of an independent...

Myanmar junta accuses Suu Kyi of taking...

12 killed in Myanmar protests

World

Thu, Mar 11 2021

Thursday’s deaths brought the number of protesters killed since the coup to over 70, says Assistance...

Amnesty: Fourteen killed at religious...

Amnesty: Fourteen killed at religious...

Africa

Thu, Feb 25 2021

Video evidence showed as many as 14 bodies, some not wearing military clothes, and including a woman...

Amnesty worried over detention of artists...

Amnesty worried over detention of artists...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jan 21 2021

UK-based rights group urged Bangladesh govt to guarantee the right to freedom of artistic expression...

Amnesty urges govt to fully implement...

Amnesty to govt: Fully implement CHT...

Nation

Fri, Dec 11 2020

‘According to the PCJSS, only 15% of the provisions outlined in the Peace Accord have been fully...

Amnesty: Ensure fair trial for Prothom...

Amnesty: Ensure fair trial for Prothom...

Bangladesh

Thu, Dec 3 2020

The human rights organization took to Twitter on Thursday demanding a fair trial for all the accused...

Amnesty International: Drop plans to...

Amnesty: Drop plans to relocate Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Nov 21 2020

The United Nations has not yet declared the island safe for human habitation

Human rights group to govt: Facilitate...

‘Facilitate a visit for human rights...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Nov 12 2020

The government is moving forward with plans to relocate up to 100,000 Rohingya from Cox’s Bazar...

Police patrol Nigeria's Lagos after...

Police patrol Lagos after president...

Africa

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Amnesty International said 12 people were killed in the incident, with a total of 56 people dead in the...

Amnesty: Ensure safety of Rohingyas...

Amnesty: Ensure Rohingyas' safety amid...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Oct 9 2020

At least eight people have been killed and hundreds of others injured in camps in Cox’s Bazar since...

Bangladesh anti-rape protests reach...

Bangladesh anti-rape protests reach...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Amnesty International said Bangladeshi authorities must ensure justice to the victim

Amnesty: Bangladesh must release arbitrarily...

Amnesty: Bangladesh must release arbitrarily...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 1 2020

The arbitrary detention of the workers violates the ICCPR, to which Bangladesh is a state party, says...

Amnesty suspends India work due to govt...

Amnesty International to halt India...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The organization also alleged a media trial against it after government leaked selective documents to...

Amnesty: Rohingyas must participate...

'Rohingyas must participate in...

Rohingya Crisis

Mon, Sep 14 2020

With the recent shift to Bhashan Char they are being deprived of various basic facilities

Amnesty International: Mexico has world's...

Mexico has most health worker deaths...

Coronavirus

Fri, Sep 4 2020

Other countries with high mortality rates include United States, Brazil and India, where health...

Amnesty: Rescue Rohingya refugees stranded...

Amnesty: Rescue Rohingya refugees stranded...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Apr 22 2020

They asked other countries to follow the footsteps of Bangladesh in doing their part to help Rohingya...