First group of refugees to be sent back to Myanmar next week but critics say details are unclearConcerns are growing among United Nations agencies and humanitarian groups over an agreement between the Bangladesh and Myanmar governments to repatriate sever
MOSCOW (Reuters) - One of Russia's biggest human rights groups said on Wednesday that one of its offices in southern Russia had been badly damaged in an overnight arson attack, an incident it said was part of a campaign to drive it from the region.
Switzerland has taken the decision to ban the cooking of live lobsters in boiling water, citing an animal rights argument. The lobsters must now be knocked unconscious before boiling them, so they do not feel pain.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A new exhibition in Brussels showcases the stories of student rape victims by recreating the outfits they wore during their assault, inspired by a project created by students at...
In report for NGO, former Lib Dem leader says rule of law, democracy and interference by Beijing are areas of concernFreedoms in Hong Kong have been increasingly eroded and human rights have been undermined, according to a report by Paddy Ashdown, the for
Animals rights campaigner says about 650 animals remain in infamous Canidrome – the majority exported from AustraliaThe looming closure of the infamous Macau greyhound racing track has raised fears for the lives of hundreds of exported Australian d