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  1. 1. learning | 04 Feb 2013

    Kaeng Krachan welcomes Karen group

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Karen tribespeople are used to being evicted from Kaeng Krachan National Park, but not welcomed. Now one group of Karen who lost their land in 1996 is getting a second chance.

  2. 2. learning | 21 Feb 2013

    Tough road to recovery for Karen girl

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The scald wounds covering the body of the 12-year-old Karen girl who fell victim to slavery can be cured although she won't make a perfect recovery, a doctor at Ramathibodi Hospital says.

  3. 3. learning | 11 Jan 2013

    Final round victory for Karen villagers

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The Supreme Administrative Court Thursday ordered the Pollution Control Department (PCD) to pay nearly 4 million baht in compensation to 22 Karen villagers over lead contamination at Klity Creek.

  4. 4. news | 25 Feb 2015

    Afghanistan making progress reducing detainee torture: UN

    By AFP

    » KABUL - The Afghan government is making progress in reducing the torture of conflict detainees, the UN said Wednesday, though more than a third still suffer mistreatment.

  5. 5. news | 10 Feb 2015

    HK woman guilty in maid 'torture' case

    By AFP

    » HONG KONG - A Hong Kong woman was convicted on Tuesday of beating and starving her Indonesian maid, keeping her prisoner in a "torture" case that sparked international outrage and spotlighted the plight of migrant domest...

  6. 6. news | 23 Jan 2015

    NKorea asks top UN rights body to probe CIA torture

    By AFP

    » GENEVA - North Korea on Thursday urged the UN Human Rights Council to discuss CIA torture revelations and set up an independent investigation.

  7. 7. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Torture case reaches Supreme Administrative Court

    By Achara Ashayagachat

    » The Supreme Administrative Court on Tuesday began hearing an appeal by two former Yala university students for greater compensation for torture and suffering when they were detained under martial law by the military in 2...

  8. 8. news | 13 Jan 2015

    Hearing raises hope for anti-torture law

    human rights

    By Paritta Wangkiat, Newspaper section: News

    » A public hearing on a bill to outlaw torture and enforced disappearances has raised hopes the legislation will be passed within the lifetime of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA).

  9. 9. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Victims’ families ‘need say in torture probe panel’

    By Paritta Wangkiat

    » A human rights defender has called for stronger representation of damaged parties in a national committee to be set up to suppress torture and enforced disappearances.

  10. 10. news | 21 Feb 2015

    French President calls victim of Chelsea fans' racist abuse

    By AFP

    » PARIS - The black Frenchman who was the victim of racist abuse by Chelsea football fans on the Paris Metro has received a personal message from President Francois Hollande.

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