• Wed, 27 Jun 2018 08:07
    Myanmar military leaders guilty of 'crimes against humanity': Amnesty
    Myanmar's military chief and other top brass have been accused by Amnesty International of crimes against humanity for overseeing a "systematic" attack against Rohingya Muslims, according to a report by the rights group Wednesday calling for prosecution at the International Criminal Court.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:10
    May called to quiz Prayut on human rights
    Ahead of visit from the Prime Minister of Thailand, Prayut Chan-O-Cha, Amnesty International has called on UK Prime Minister Theresa May to convey her deep concern at the deteriorating human rights situation in the country.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 09:23
    Amnesty International condemns execution in Thailand
    Amnesty International on Tuesday condemned the execution of a 26-year-old murderer in Thailand.
    national
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 23:00
    Getting a glimpse of refugee’s life
    Amnesty International Thailand organises an exhibition, “The Past, The Present and The Future: Stories of Hope for Refugees”, to raise the awareness about the situation of refugees in Thailand at Siam Square One from now until this Sunday, from 11.30am to 9pm.
    Art
  • Sat, 16 Jun 2018 01:00
    Philippines plans tax amnesty in next April
    THE Philippine government is planning to implement the much-awaited tax amnesty in April next year to coincide with the deadline of filing of income tax returns, Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III said.
    ASEAN+
  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 01:00
    Junta rejects Amnesty plea to end action against protesters
    THE JUNTA yesterday rejected an Amnesty International call for the government to end legal action against pro-election protesters, saying that sparing lawbreakers was beyond its power.
    politics
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 16:29
    Junta rejects Amnesty appeal for protesters
    The junta on Thursday rejected an Amnesty International call to ending legal action against pro-election protesters, saying that sparing lawbreakers was beyond its power.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 23 May 2018 15:17
    Urgent : Rohingya militants massacred Hindus in last year's turmoil: Amnesty
    Yangon - Rohingya militants massacred Hindu villagers during last year's uprising in Myanmar's Rakhine, Amnesty International said Wednesday in a report that sheds fresh light on the complex ethnic rivalries in the state.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 19:24
    Amnesty demands early lifting of restrictions on political activities
    Amnesty International on Tuesday demanded that the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) fulfil its promise to lift restrictions on political activities – in place since the 2014 coup – and remove them by the end of June.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 06:51
    Amnesty slams death penalty for raped Sudan teenager
    Rights group Amnesty International on Thursday slammed a Sudanese court's sentencing of a teenager to death for killing her rapist husband in self-defence.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 13 Apr 2018 10:02
    Amnesty calls for death penalty axe
    Amnesty International has called on the Thai government to officially suspend the use of the death penalty to elevate the country’s development on human rights as stated in its road map.
    national
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00
    Asean-Australia Summit urged to address Rohingya issue
    DESPITE limited possibility of leaders taking a strong position, Amnesty International (AI) yesterday urged the Asean-Australia Special Summit to speak up over the ongoing crimes targeting the Rohingya in Myanmar.
    politics
  • Wed, 14 Mar 2018 01:00
    Myanmar begins militarisation of the Rohingya homeland
    Myanmar is militarising Rakhine state at an alarming pace, building security bases and bulldozing Rohingya villages, making the voluntary, safe and dignified return of refugees an even more distant prospect, Amnesty International reported on Monday.
    opinion
  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 07:59
    Myanmar erects security structures atop burned Rohingya land: Amnesty
    Myanmar is building security installations on top of razed Rohingya villages, Amnesty International said Monday, casting doubt on the country's plans to repatriate hundreds of thousands of refugees.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:28
    A society 'encouraged to hate'
    Amnesty says Rohingya crisis is its consequence, 'hate-filled rhetoric' of leaders threatens to normalise discrimination against marginalised groups
    ASEAN+
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