13 April 2010
If adopted, a vaguely worded draft decree will extend and deepen the already widespread censorship provided under the Public Emergency Regulations.
An appeal court is to decide whether to overturn a landmark ruling allowing the children of Samira Soueidan to obtain Lebanese nationality.
Doctor Douglas Gwatidzo and his colleague Rutendo Gwatidzo, talk about how ten years of political turmoil have crippled a health service once seen as the best in Southern Africa.
12 April 2010
A new Amnesty International report documents how countries rely on 'no torture' promises from governments with proven records of torture.
10 April 2010
Activists from 18 countries call on Sudanese parties to ensure that the elections do not become a flashpoint for increased violence and human rights abuses.
9 April 2010
Bashir Mutsolgov was dragged into a car by several armed men in December 2003. He has been missing ever since.
Hafez Ibrahim was sentenced to death in Yemen in 2005 at the age of 17. He was pardoned two years later after the organization campaigned on his behalf.
Hunger strikers protesting against their detention without trial are among those who have faced intimidation after visiting refugee camps in Algeria.
Members of human rights organization Social Action were stopped and detained earlier this month after leaving their office.
The government has begun a blanket suspension of the assessment of new claims by Afghan and Sri Lankan nationals.