Bangladesh anti-crime force accused of abducting missing people

Rights groups and family members of scores of people reportedly gone missing in the last three years have accused the country's anti-crime Rapid Action Battalion of abducting them, a charge denied by the elite force.

Food Bill overlooking genuine needs of people: Rights groups

A number of rights groups on Tuesday said the proposed law should not be tabled in the Budget session of Parliament without incorporating their key demands.

Protests in Tibet amid key Cong: Rights groups

Tibet has been witnessing stepped up anti-government protests, including self-immolations, coinciding with CPC Congress.

UK Rights groups protest forced marriages in Pak

People held the demonstration in front of 10 Downing Street, protesting against rights violations of Hindu girls in Pak.

Rights groups pull out of UK torture inquiry

Amnesty International & Human Rights Watch said they wont submit any more evidence for the inquiry.

757 civilians killed in Syria: Rights groups

A Syrian human rights group says 757 civilians have been killed in uprisings.

Over 187 children killed in Yemen unrest: Rights groups

One hundred and eighty-seven children have been killed since August in the conflict in north Yemen, a report by the local SEYAJ children`s rights organisation and
the UN Children`s Fund said today.

Rights groups seek UN probe of Iran rape charges

Human rights groups urged the U.N. General Assembly to appoint a special envoy to investigate abuses in Iran, alleging detainees held after disputed elections there have been raped and tortured.