'Preventing human rights defenders, journalists from leaving their own country is just one of a long list of repressive tactics'
The government's 'failure to address serious abuses appears to be a deliberate policy to deter further asylum-seekers from arriving by boat'
The death toll represents an increase of over 10,000 people since the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights gave its last account on May 26
The envoys called for an independent investigation by the UN's Human Rights Council as well as other human rights bodies
The groups accuse Riyadh of targeting civilians in the Yemen war & laying seige to the country's ports, blocking basic goods from getting in
Meanwhile, Nepal Medical Association claims the authorities violated human rights for taking action against the doctors
Erol Onderoglu, representative from Reporters Without Borders, Ahmet Nesin, author and Sebnem Korur Fincanci, president of the Human Rights Foundation of Turkey have been arrested
The European Court of Human Rights has upheld a decision by Swiss authorities to fine a Muslim couple who refused to allow their daughters to attend mandatory swimming classes during school hours
Muhammad Ali, the all-time champion, left the world in tears when he died on June 3rd, 2016. Ali is being remembered for everything he was—the greatest fighter, a civil rights hero and a conscientious objector to the Vietnam War, and a legendary personality. Watch below as the world honours and celebrates his life.