Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
From wars to Duterte: Ressa ‘refuses to hide’
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa is a veteran of conflict zones who now finds herself at the heart of a fight against government legal attacks she says are intended to silence her.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
After IS, ‘we sing’
After years of silence, music again fills streets of Mosul
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 11:48
Five arrested after queue-cutting incident at Thai-Lao bridge
Three Thai and two Lao men were arrested and a rifle equipped with a silencer was seized after a queue-cutting confrontation at a car park in front of the Mukdahan Customs Office at the 2nd Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge into Laos.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 01:00
Thai silence deafening as world condemns Myanmar
In shutting down Bangkok panel on Rohingya crisis, junta has further damaged nation’s international standing
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 13:18
Indian press lauds gay sex ruling but Modi gov't stays silent
Indian media on Friday -- including some conservative outlets -- hailed a Supreme Court ruling to decriminalise gay sex whilst highlighting a "deafening" silence from Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist government.
Wed, 05 Sep 2018 01:00
No country for brave young men
Where is Asia’s anguish over the Rohingya genocide in Myanmar and the jailing of journalists who helped expose it? In the haunting silence are whispers of complicity
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 13:21
Myanmar defends Suu Kyi's silence over jailed reporters
A global outcry over the jailing of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar has been greeted with silence by civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a stony response that an official defended Tuesday as a reluctance to criticise the judiciary.
Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
Myanmar must face international justice
Silence on Thailand’s part only adding injury to the catastrophe that’s befallen the Rohingya
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:17
Montreal Pride parade pays tribute to global victims of repression
Hundreds of thousands celebrated Montreal's Gay Pride March on a sun-drenched Sunday, an event opened by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and marked by a minute's silence for the victims of discrimination and repression around the world.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
Fighting for justice in S Korea, where truth can be a crime
Alleged Sex abusers are using legal actions to force their victims into silence
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 19:43
Wife of Japan journalist held in Syria pleads for his release
The wife of a Japanese journalist kidnapped in Syria more than three years ago broke her silence Tuesday to plead for his release after he appeared in a hostage video.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 14:41
China critic silenced during live TV interview
A vocal critic of China's government has disappeared without a trace after security forces strong-armed their way into his home in the middle of a phone interview with a US-funded television network.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 12:00
Lukaku looking to silence detractors against Brazil
In-form Romelu Lukaku will be key to Belgium's plans to unlock Brazil's formidable defence in Friday's World Cup quarter-final.
Fri, 08 Jun 2018 01:00
For a successful summit, Trump must silence hawks
A few weeks ago I wrote that the inclusion of hawks on his foreign policy team meant that US President Donald Trump was more than likely going to antagonise the North Koreans.
Tue, 22 May 2018 01:00
Colours of Silence
The Silent Film Festival returns to Bangkok with 11 original titles from all over the globe
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