Media freedom in Myanmar is slipping, according to US-based Freedom House. Photo: Hong Sar
30 April 2015
Freedom House have released their 2015 report on media freedom showing yet another...
Charles Santiago, Chair, ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights, Malaysian Member of Parliament. Photo: APHR
30 April 2015
Recent statements by Malaysia’s Foreign Minister recognizing the regional significance of...
Cracking down on drug traffickers - Alleged drug trafficker, French national Jonathan Plant (L), 40, is escorted by police officers for a press conference at the Immigration Bureau in Bangkok, Thailand, July 30, 2014. Photo: EPA
30 April 2015
The day after Indonesia executed eight drug dealers, Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and China...
Brinta Sukumaran (C), sister of Australian death-row prisoner Myuran Sukumaran, reacts as she is accompanied by family members prior to the execution of her brother at Wijayapura port, as they head to visit Nusakambangan prison island, in Cilacap, Indonesia, April 28, 2015. Photo: Adi Weda/EPA
29 April 2015
Indonesia executed seven foreign drug convicts including two Australians by firing squad...
The Myanmar migrant workers accused of the killing of two British tourists Ko Wai Phyo (L) and Ko Zaw Lin Oo (R) sit behind the bars of a prison vehicle as they arrive for trial at a court in Samui island, Surat Thani province, southern Thailand, December 8, 2014. Photo: Sitthipong Charoenjai/EPA
29 April 2015
The trial of two Myanmar migrants accused of murdering a pair of British tourists is set...
An aerial view of an earthquake hit village taken from an Indian Airforce aircraft on the way to Narain Thang near Kathmandu, Nepal, 27 April 2015. Photo: EPA
29 April 2015
Hungry and desperate villagers rushed towards relief helicopters in remote areas of Nepal...
29 April 2015
A migrant worker from Myanmar was killed after he slipped into a meat grinder at a pet...
Thai police officers investigating rescued Vietnamese women after raiding a surrogacy clinic in Bangkok, Thailand, on February 23, 2011. Thai police arrested a group of Taiwan nationals for running the Baby 101 Company with hiring illegal immigrants and human trafficking, offering surrogacy birth services in Bangkok using Vietnamese women. Photo: EPA
28 April 2015
Criminal groups benefit US$2 billion annually in Asia through people smuggling leading to...
Indian aid - National Disaster Relief Force and IAF teams with relief material on their way to earthquake hit Nepal, April 27, 2015. Photo: EPA
28 April 2015
Humanitarian agencies said they were preparing a large-scale aid operation to earthquake-...
The ASEAN People's Forum expressed concern that ASEAN still has a long way to go in terms of human rights and workers' conditions. Photo: November Rain/Twitter
28 April 2015
Representatives of the ASEAN People’s Forum have expressed concerns over a rash of...
Rohingya refugees from Myanmar gather on a boat as they are being rescued by Thai Navy officers before they head to Malaysia, at the Andaman coast, Phuket island, southern Thailand, January 29, 2013. Photo: Yongyot Pruksarak/EPA
28 April 2015
Sweden recognises that the best solution of Rohingya refugees lies with the Myanmar...
Arakan Army soldiers holding a banner of welcome for the convoy of Ethnic Armed Organizations leaders while on its way from Myitkyina to Laiza, Kachin State, Myanmar, October 29, 2013. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
28 April 2015
The United States has voiced alarm over rare clashes between the Myanmar military and...

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