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Describing Maoists as the “most formidable threat” to the country’s security, India’s Home Minister Palaniappan Chidambaram has recently been...
Sunday, April 29, 2012
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Libya must clarify the rules under which it disqualifies from public office individuals who stood by the regime of former leader Muammar Gaddafi,...
Saturday, April 28, 2012
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The daughter of Bahraini hunger striker Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja said she fears her father is being force-fed in an undisclosed location, after state...
Friday, April 27, 2012
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The lawyer for a Saudi activist sentenced to four years in prison for supporting pro-democracy groups said on Tuesday there were no plans to appeal...
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
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The leader of Britain's opposition on Friday called on the event organizers to cancel the Bahrain Grand Prix, becoming the most Western senior...
Friday, April 20, 2012
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Human rights activists criticized on Wednesday a Saudi interior ministry statement calling for schools and universities to suspend students who are...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
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A court in Riyadh has sentenced prominent Saudi rights campaigner Mohamad al-Bajadi to four years in prison, activists said on Tuesday. Bajadi was...
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
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Human Rights Watch on Tuesday called on Egypt's military rulers to end all investigations and trials of children before military courts. The New York...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
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Leading human rights organizations have condemned the targeting of Iraqi teenagers for dressing in "emo" styles, after an inflammatory interior...
Friday, March 16, 2012
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