Dozens of dissidents arrested in Cuba as major summit looms

Dozens of dissidents have been detained in a "wave of political repression" ahead of a major international summit in Cuba, activists said Sunday.

BJP to take a call against dissidents at ‘right time’

BJP MP Balbir Punj refused to comment on whether the party would take action against veteran party leader Keshubhai Patel and other dissident leaders.

Gadkari asks dissidents in HP not to go public

Dissident BJP leaders in Himachal Pradesh have been asked
by party chief Nitin Gadkari to resolve the issues within the
party.

Syrian dissidents meet, raise call for democracy

Syrian authorities invited the opposition to a July 10 meeting to discuss changes to constitution.

Vietnam releases 2 prominent dissidents

The two were held while appearing outside a fellow dissident`s trial.

Dozens of Libyan dissidents missing: Amnesty

Amnesty International says dozens
of people in Libya, including dissidents and opposition figures, have disappeared and are likely detained by forces loyal to Moammar Gadhafi.

Cuba dissidents march again after relatives freed

Dissidents will continue to demand freedom for all prisoners of conscience.

Pro-government crowd taunts dissidents in Havana

About 200 government supporters crowded outside the house of Laura Pollan.

Two Chinese dissidents freed after 10 years in jail

The two were sentenced to 10 years in jail for discussing political reform.

Obama denounces Cuba`s treatment of dissidents

US leader denounced Cuban govt for harassing Orlando Zapata Tamayo`s mother.

Cuba releases 2 more dissidents

The dissidents had been held in a 2003 crackdown that swept 75 into prisons.

Cuba to free 2 dissidents who refused Spain exile

The two were serving 20 year prison sentences after being arrested in 2003.

Two dissidents start hunger strike in Cuba

The two high-profile Cuban dissidents had rejected a deal for foreign exile.

Goa Congress dissidents oppose Pacheco’s return

A group of dissident Congress legislators are opposing the induction of NCP minister Francisco Pacheco into the cabinet.

Dissidents have little support in Cuba: US cable

Cuba views dissidents as mercenaries in the pay of the United States.

How Congress quelled dissidents in Andhra Pradesh

A tough posture adopted by the
Congress high command led to the quelling of dissidence among
ministers in Andhra Pradesh over allocation of portfolios.

Cuba frees political prisoner: Family

Cuba views the dissidents as mercenaries for the United States.

Cuba authorises release of 5 more dissidents

Cuba`s Roman Catholic Church announces names of 5 more prisoners to be freed.

Lowest ever number of jailed dissidents: Cuba rights group

The number of political prisoners
in Cuba fell sharply in the past half-year and now stands at
167, the smallest number since the Cuban Revolution more than
a half-century ago, a human rights activist has said.

Iranian judiciary sentences more dissidents to death

The Iranian judiciary has issued death sentences against five more dissidents, state media reported.