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JAKARTA: Human rights activists urge the central government to revoke Bandung’s title of Human Rights Friendly City following the forced eviction of residents of the Taman Sari subdistrict in the provincial capital of West Java.
LAHORE, Pakistan (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When black smoke from burning rice stubble in nearby India swept into Lahore - one of Pakistan's largest and wealthiest cities - earlier this month, outraged residents declared an "air apocalypse" and the provincial government shut down schools.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday that China's treatment of Muslims, including the Uighurs, in western China was an "enormous human rights violation" and Washington will continue to raise the issue.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesian President Joko Widodo's decision to delay a planned vote in parliament on a new penal code that would criminalise sex outside marriage and gay sex was met by relief from some but sparked criticism from conservative Muslims who back the new bill.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a sweeping social policy shift, the Trump administration is seeking to remake health rules at home and abroad for women, gay and transgender people, restricting access to abortion, curtailing support for contraception and narrowing the scope of civil rights in healthcare.
KUALA LUMPUR: Bukit Aman is following all leads in the search for M. Indira Gandhi’s daughter and ex-husband, says Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.
FOR Tacaquito Usui to marry his partner, Japanese law first requires him to undergo sterilisation surgery and be diagnosed with a mental disorder because he is transgender. Usui, who lives with his partner and stepson after coming out as trans five years ago, lost a three-year legal bid to change the rules in January.
PUTRAJAYA: The police have agreed to set up a special task force to locate Prasana Diksa (pic) and hand her over to her mother M. Indira Gandhi.