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Dhaka: Bangladesh Christian Association on Wednesday demonstrated close to the Pakistan High Commission in Dhaka against Pakistan's blasphemy law.Dhaka: Bangladesh Christian Association on Wednesday demonstrated close to the Pakistan High Commission in Dhaka against Pakistan's blasphemy law. more
Every foreign journalist in China is under surveillance, claims Aussie journalist Matthew Carney

A senior Australian reporter has claimed that all foreign scribes are put under surveillance in China.

Spain violated inclusive education right of child with disabilities, independent committee finds

New York: Spain violated the right to inclusive education of a child with disabilities, an independent UN human rights committee has found, calling on the country to end any educational s ...

PoK human rights abuse: Activist Shabir Choudhry expresses discontent on UK lawmaker’s silence

London: A key political activist from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) Shabir Choudhry has expressed his displeasure over UK’s Labour MP Debbie Abrahams’ ‘silence’ ...

Pakistan: Daughter of gurdwara granthi abducted, converted to Islam

Islamabad: A minor Sikh girl has been allegedly kidnapped and then converted to Islam in Pakistan, highlighting yet another instance of minority persecution in the south Asian nation.

Belarus crisis under the spotlight at Human Rights Council

New York: The Belarus Government should end “violent crackdowns” and “increasing repression” against protesters who are still contesting the result of last month&# ...

H&M joins global clamour in ending alleged human rights abuses in China's Xinjiang

Stockholm: Swedish clothing icon H&M has said it will not buy raw materials from China's Xinjiang region as it suspected the use of 'forced labour'.

Human rights violations continue in Burundi under new Government: UN report

New York: UN-appointed investigators have issued fresh warnings about ongoing rights violations and impunity in Burundi, since the death of former President Pierre Nkurunziza, who ran for ...

Human rights activist Amjad Ayub Mirza tells UNHRC how people in Pakistan occupied Jammu & Kashmir want to join India

Geneva: Human rights activist Dr. Amjad Ayub Mirza on Thursday said  people in Pakistan occupied Jammu & Kashmir (PoJK) are desperate to gain freedom from the rule of Pakistan an ...

Governments urged to protect poor against modern slavery, step up development financing

NewYork: Unless governments act now, millions of the world’s most vulnerable people could be pushed into contemporary forms of slavery and other exploitation due to the COVID-19 pan ...