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  1. 71. news | 14 Jan 2015

    Rights groups slam Cambodian PM as he marks 30 years in power

    By AFP

    » PHNOM PENH - Rights groups have lambasted Cambodian strongman Hun Sen for using "violence, repression and corruption" to keep his grip on power as he marked three decades as prime minister on Wednesday.

  2. 72. news | 14 Jan 2015

    UN conference asks men to speak out for women's rights

    By AFP

    » UNITED NATIONS (UNITED STATES) - A controversial conference on gender equality opens at the United Nations on Wednesday with its focus squarely on getting men and boys engaged in promoting women's rights.

  3. 73. news | 10 Jan 2015

    Rights advocates slam cyber draft laws

    By Achara Ashayagachat, Newspaper section: News

    » The Prayut Chan-o-cha cabinet's swift endorsement of eight digital and cyber-related draft laws has raised concerns among netizens and cyber experts over rights violations.

  4. 74. news | 08 Jan 2015

    Vietnam takes gay-rights lead in SE Asia

    By Bloomberg News

    » Vietnam taking the lead in gay rights in Southeast Asia by abolishing a ban on same-sex marriage has medical doctor Thuan Nguyen planning a wedding ceremony with his boyfriend of two years.

  5. 75. news | 23 Dec 2014

    UN Security Council debates North Korea rights abuse

    By AFP

    » The United States on Monday slammed North Korea as a "living nightmare" for its citizens at the first-ever UN Security Council meeting on Pyongyang's dismal rights record, held despite opposition from China.

  6. 76. news | 22 Dec 2014

    North Korea faces UN rebuke over rights violations

    By AFP

    » UNITED NATIONS (UNITED STATES) - Already under fire over US accusations of staging a cyberattack, North Korea on Monday is expected to face a torrent of criticism during the first-ever UN Security Council meeting on Pyon...

  7. 77. news | 06 Dec 2014

    UN Security Council to meet on North Korea rights record

    By AFP

    » UNITED NATIONS (UNITED STATES) - The UN Security Council will meet this month on North Korea's rights record following calls to refer Pyongyang to face crimes against humanity charges, a spokesman said Friday.

  8. 78. news | 04 Dec 2014

    Luenrit locals fight to keep tenancy rights


    By Ploenpote Atthakor, Newspaper section: News

    » Fourteen tenants of the Luenrit community, an old-town area next to Bangkok's Chinatown, are fighting a court battle to maintain their tenancy rights.

  9. 79. news | 03 Dec 2014

    Govt to give land rights to 10,000 poor

    By Patsara Jikkham, Newspaper section: News

    » The government is expected to grant land usage rights on more than 50,000 rai of state land to about 10,000 people starting this month, said Natural Resources and Environment Minister Gen Dapong Ratanasuwan.

  10. 80. learning | 09 Jun 2012

    Euro 2012 broadcast rights dispute unresolved

    General news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » TrueVisions subscribers missed the opening Euro 2012 goal and all others last night as the cable operator failed to resolve its dispute with the broadcast rights holder. AFP photo

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