Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

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Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

News

What Biden’s presidency can mean for human rights

A look at how Biden can change the human rights landscape in the US

Published on: 17 January, 2021

Journalist in court/ Zimbabwe

Hopewell Chin‘ono appeared in court for allegedly posting false claims on Twitter. He was arrested FRI, for the third time in six months, and spent ..

Published on: 13 January, 2021

India/Farmers/Court

Farmers continue to block highways outside Delhi as several rounds of talks between the farmers and the government have ended in deadlock

Published on: 12 January, 2021

Hunger/ Guatemala

The country already has one of the highest rates of chronic malnutrition in Latin America.

Published on: 10 January, 2021

farmers’ Rights/ India

For more than six weeks, hundreds of thousands of farmers have been protesting against new agriculture laws …

Published on: 10 January, 2021

UN Birthday

London was the first temporary seat of the UN, hosting the first General Assembly meeting and then the first Security Council session in Jan 1946

Published on: 10 January, 2021

Environment/ Bangladesh

The hunger for sand is now impacting rivers and putting farmlands at risk in north-central Bangladesh, threatening the livelihood of local farmers.

Published on: 7 January, 2021

Displacement/ Malaysia

Meteorologists warned of more flooding in the Borneo Island in East Malaysia and Sabah state.

Published on: 7 January, 2021

Freedom of Speech/Hong Kong

Some reports suggest Hong Kong police have visited the offices of media outlets with a search warrant asking for the contact information of primary election ..

Published on: 7 January, 2021

Right to self-determination/ Kashmir

The territory is split between Pakistan and India but is claimed by both in its entirety …

Published on: 5 January, 2021