• Monday, Jul 16, 2018
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A new era for Turkey?

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Jul 8 2018

Is Erdogan about to become the most powerful Turkish leader since Ataturk?

US report on human trafficking

World

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The US report downgraded Myanmar to its list of worst offenders, accusing the southeast Asian country...

HRW: Saudi Arabia arrests two more women...

World , Middle East

Wed, Jun 20 2018

Rights groups have identified many of the detainees as campaigners for women's right to drive and...

EU calls on Israel to reinstate visa...

Middle East

Tue, May 22 2018

Israel withdrew Shakir’s visa early this month

HRW: Bangladesh skirts human rights...

Bangladesh , Law & Rights

Thu, May 17 2018

A number of countries praised the government’s willingness to open the Bangladesh border and provide...

HRW: PM Hasina should personally intervene...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jan 27 2018

'As she nears the end of her third term in office, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina should intervene personally...

HRW: India failed to protect minorities...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 22 2018

The Human Rights Watch mentioned cow vigilantism, the Armed Forces Act and manual scavenging, among the...

HRW: 40 Rohingya villages burned since...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 18 2017

The Human Rights Watch identified 40 villages with building destruction occurring in October and...

HRW calls on Singapore to relax free...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Dec 13 2017

Singapore authorities charged human rights activist Jolovan Wham in late November for organising public...

Aid groups seek $434 million for Rohingya...

World

Wed, Oct 4 2017

Bangladesh and humanitarian organizations are struggling to help the 509,000 Rohingya who have arrived...

Suu Kyi widely condemned for not denouncing...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 19 2017

Rights groups and refugees have called Suu Kyi out on failing to address the ongoing military persecution...

HRW urges arms embargo against Myanmar...

World

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Human Rights Watch has also called for targeted sanctions

Rights groups slam UN council inaction...

World

Thu, Sep 14 2017

Exhausted Rohingya refugees crossing into Bangladesh have given accounts of atrocities at the hands of...

Myanmar army: Clearing of Rohingya is...

World , South Asia

Sun, Sep 3 2017

Myanmar has come under criticism from the international community for its widespread violation of human...

Thailand preparing to receive those...

World , South Asia

Tue, Aug 29 2017

Thailand was once a popular transit route for Rohingya escaping troubled Rakhine state in northwest Myanmar...

HRW protests home minister's...

Law & Rights

Sat, Jul 8 2017

The human rights watchdog says its report is a detailed analysis of enforced disappearances in Bangladesh...

Hasan Mahmud: HRW a mercenary...

Nation

Fri, Jul 7 2017

'Strangely enough, the statements released by BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and that of the HRW are...

Home minister trashes HRW report on...

Law & Rights

Thu, Jul 6 2017

According to the report, at least 90 people were victims of enforced disappearance in 2016 alone

HRW criticises Bangladesh for failing...

Bangladesh

Tue, Apr 4 2017

Aminul Islam's work often brought him into conflict with garment factory authorities

Human Rights Watch: Israel blocking...

World , Middle East

Mon, Apr 3 2017

The report also criticised Egypt for barring access to Gaza, and for Hamas' refusal to cooperate with...

Israel refuses visa for HRW official...

World , Middle East

Fri, Feb 24 2017

Human Rights Watch says, move puts Israel in a group with the 'most repressive states' it covers