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Curfews and clashes as US race protests escalate...

From Seattle to New York, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets demanding tougher murder charges and more arrests over the death of Floyd....

Philippines' president under fire for saying...

In his latest remarks, President Duterte recounts a confession he had with a priest in high school.

Married off at 11: Child marriages still...

Poverty is considered one of the factors pushing families into using child marriage as an economic and survival strategy.

Myanmar court refuses to drop case against...

Reporters Wa Lone, 32 and Kyaw Soe Oo, 27 were detained in December and accused of violating the country's Official Secrets Act for possessing material...

Court condemns Turkey over journalists' detention...

The journalists, Mehmet Altan and Sahin Alpay, were among those arrested in the wake of the failed July 2016 coup attempt against President Recep Tayyip...

Turkey court demands graver charge, longer...

Dundar, former editor-in-chief of leading opposition daily Cumhuriyet, was in May 2016 sentenced to five years and 10 months jail while the paper's Ankara...

UN rights chief calls for Myanmar war crimes...

The Geneva-based UN Human Rights Council has set up multiple investigations and fact-finding missions into major trouble spots

UN rights body orders probe of siege in Syria...

The United Nations said Sunday it planned to deliver desperately needed humanitarian assistance to the enclave on Monday

Protests as sanctioned Iran minister addresses...

But even before he spoke, his mere presence spurred up to 150 demonstrators to gather outside the UN's European headquarters, waving flags used by exiled...

ICC president asks state parties to provide...

“State parties should guarantee the rights and needs of victim survivors are provided,” O-Gon Kwon said during a press conference held at Sheraton Hotel...

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