Top Bahrain activist released from prison

A prominent human rights activist in Bahrain was released from prison Saturday after spending nearly two years behind bars.

Encounter in which 6 women Naxals died was fake: Activists

A human rights activist on Wednesday alleged that the encounter at Mendhri village, in which six suspected women Naxals were killed, was fake.

Chinese human rights activist Hu Jia released

Hu Jia was jailed in April 2008 after angering the ruling Communist Party.

Russian human rights activist detained in Minsk

Belarusian Law enforcement officers have detained a Russian human rights activist, Ivan Kondratenko, in Minsk.

Human rights activist accused Ch`garh police of beating him

A lawyer associated with a human
rights organisation here has alleged Bijapur police of beating
and holding him up for whole night.