Singapore activists warn of surging xenophobia

Guest workers and expatriates are increasingly the target of "xenophobic" attacks on social media, Singapore`s leading activists groups warned Wednesday.

Myanmar: Satellite images reveal ‘destruction’ in Rakhine

A US-based human rights group has released images depicting the extent of damage in the violence-stricken Rakhine state.

HRW blasts ISI over Pak journo`s murder

Human Rights Watch blasted the ISI and called for redoubling of efforts to identify the killers of Saleem Shahzad.

Libyan forces killed detainees: Rights group

Evidence indicates that loyalists of Muammar Gaddafi also arbitrarily executed dozens of civilians.

Lankan war report is a whitewash: Rights group

The war report takes no responsibility for civilian deaths or for any alleged war rules` violations.

Rights group raps Iraq for arresting protesters

Most of the protests in Iraq have been pushing for improved services, jobs.

Human rights group urges early creation of PAC in NE

A human rights group from
Arunachal Pradesh has urged the state govt to expedite the process for early creation of Patkai Autonomous Council (PAC)for all-round development of these backward districts bordering Myanmar.

Pak human rights group seeks FIR against Obama

A petition has been moved in the Lahore High Court seeking the registration of a first information report against US President Barack Obama and other top American officials.

Rights group faults Israel`s Gaza war crimes probe

An international human rights group says Israel failed to show it is conducting an impartial investigation into Gaza war crimes allegations.