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BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's executive in Brussels will hold a meeting this week with the authors of the U.N. report on Myanmar, which said on Monday that the southeast Asian state's military had "genocidal intent" in action against the Rohingya.
YANGON (Reuters) - A Reuters reporter on trial in Myanmar had his head covered with a black hood, was deprived of sleep and forced to kneel for hours at a secret police interrogation site after he was arrested with a colleague last year, he told a court on Tuesday.
PETALING JAYA: The minimum marrying age for all Malaysians should be set at 18, with no exceptions, says DAP Wanita publicity secretary Kasthuri Patto.
GEORGE TOWN: Some tenants of the People’s Housing Project (PPR) in Rifle Range have always been caught in a “Catch 22” situation.
GEORGE TOWN: Penang's move to evict people from the homes in the People's Housing Project (PPR) in Rifle Range has drawn the ire of Suara Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram)
KABUL (Reuters) - A law meant to protect Afghan women from violence is being undermined by authorities who routinely refer even serious criminal cases to traditional mediation councils that fail to protect victims, the United Nations said on Tuesday.
JAKARTA (Reuters) - For the past decade, Indonesian housewife Maria Sanu has joined a small group of protesters at a silent weekly vigil outside the presidential palace in Jakarta, seeking justice for her son who died during the political turmoil of 1998.
KUCHING: Sarawak Barisan Nasional parties are “proxies” of Umno and should not be allowed to join Pakatan Harapan, said state PKR chief Baru Bian.
PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has been criticised by representatives from Muslim countries for allowing female genital mutilation (FGM) and calling for the practice to be abolished.