• Fri, 14 Sep 2018 06:58
    UN report details silencing of independent journalism in Myanmar
    A host of ill-defined laws has been used in Myanmar to exert control over independent journalism across the country, including in Kachin, Shan and Rakhine states, a UN human rights report on freedom of expression in the country has found.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 19 Jul 2018 11:37
    Rights report calls for criminal investigation into Rohingya genocide
    Violence and the military operations against the Rohingya in recent years constitute genocide and crimes against humanity, human right defenders Fortify Rights categorically state in their report released on Thursday, which identifies 22 Myanmar Army and Police officials who should be criminally investigated for their roles in the atrocities.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 14 Mar 2017 21:22
    Thailand’s human rights position questioned at UN
    Top officials on Tuesday expressed confidence in Thai delegation’s presentation of rights report in the United Nations Human Rights Committee’s session in Geneva, Switzerland Monday and Tuesday.
    national
  • Sat, 04 Mar 2017 13:08
    US report slams Junta for detaining political prisoners
    A US human rights report has criticised the Thai junta for detaining political prisoners.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 27 Jan 2017 01:00
    NMG channels win two Amnesty awards for human rights reporting
    TWO DIGITAL television channels under Nation Multimedia Group (NMG) yesterday won Amnesty International Media Awards for excellence in human rights reporting.
    national
  • Thu, 26 Jan 2017 18:18
    Two NMG channels win Amnesty awards for human rights reporting
    TWO DIGITAL television channels under Nation Multimedia Group (NMG) Thursday won Amnesty International Media Awards for excellence in human rights reporting.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 02 Oct 2016 01:00
    Making a mountain out of a molehill
    By trying to go after Amnesty International over the release of a report, officials have only drawn more attention to the issue
    opinion
  • Thu, 14 Apr 2016 19:01
    China slams American rights record
    BEIJING - China slammed the US for its human rights record, state media said, denouncing it for police brutality and civil rights violations a day after Washington criticised Beijing’s own performance.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 15 Apr 2016 01:00
    NCPO rebuffs US human rights report on abuses
    State department focuses on 'persistent' alleged violations in the deep south.
    national
  • Mon, 18 Jan 2016 16:37
    UK labour activist to face fresh Thai defamation trial
    BANGKOK - A British activist must face a new criminal defamation trial, a Thai court ruled Monday, the latest in a slew of cases tied to a rights report documenting labour abuses in Thailand's lucrative fruit sector.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 10 Dec 2015 16:45
    China denounces UN rights report as biased, 'incorrect'
    BEIJING - China rejected a United Nations watchdog's criticisms of its human rights record Thursday, with a spokeswoman calling it biased and "incorrect".
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 27 Jun 2015 12:06
    US should explain its harsh rights report on Thailand, govt says
    THE United States has a duty to explain why it put Thailand alongside countries experiencing the most significant human rights setbacks in its latest human rights report, deputy government spokesman Maj-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said yesterday.
    national
  • Fri, 26 Jun 2015 17:24
    US should explain its harsh ranking for Thailand, govt says
    THE United States has a duty to explain why it put Thailand alongside countries experiencing the most significant human rights setbacks in its latest human rights report, deputy government spokesman Maj-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:53
    Thailand's human rights record a significant setback : US
    The United States have released the 2014 human rights report which considered Thailand among the most significant setback on human rights and expression of freedom. (Read the full report in the story).
    national
  • Wed, 25 Mar 2015 01:00
    CSO report attacks human rights record
    The human rights report of the Myanmar Universal Periodic Review (UPR) forum compiled by 31 civil society organisations (CSOs) was sent to the Human Rights Council of the United Nations on March 20.
    ASEAN+
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