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Myanmar releases 27 detained at education protest

Myanmar releases 27 detained at education protest

Some 100 remain in custody following violent police crackdown on demonstration against controversial education law

Abuses worsening in Cambodia's garment sector: report

Abuses worsening in Cambodia's garment sector: report

Brands and monitors are failing to stem entrenched problems such as labor violations, union busting and corruption

Australia’s immigration minister defends refugee deal with Phnom Penh

Australia’s immigration minister defends refugee deal with Phnom Penh

Cambodia govt says Montagnards fleeing persecution in Vietnam must enter the Kingdom via official checkpoints

China insists that govt choose reincarnation of the Dalai Lama

China insists that govt choose reincarnation of the Dalai Lama

Chairman of state Ethnic and Religious Committee accuses Tibetan spiritual leader of 'double betrayal'

Philippine soldiers accused of using human shields

Philippine soldiers accused of using human shields

Mindanao residents, rights group say troops are occupying schools and mosques

China convicted 712 people for terrorism, separatism in 2014: court

China convicted 712 people for terrorism, separatism in 2014: court

Number of people sentenced last year for crimes such as inciting secession and terrorist attack was up 13.3 percent from 2013

Pakistan defends resumption of capital punishment

Pakistan defends resumption of capital punishment

Thousands of death row inmates could be affected by lifting of the moratorium

Family of slain Pakistan governor rejects 'blood money' offer

Family of slain Pakistan governor rejects 'blood money' offer

Muslim clerics vow to take Mumtaz Qadri case to the Supreme Court

Iran women being reduced to 'baby-making machines': Amnesty

Iran women being reduced to 'baby-making machines': Amnesty

Draft legislation aimed at boosting a flagging birth rate threatens to strip women of key rights

Tension high in Karachi after raid on political party HQ

Tension high in Karachi after raid on political party HQ

Pakistan authorities claim Muttahida Qaumi Movement was harboring criminals

Slain atheist blogger's widow voices fury at Bangladesh police

Slain atheist blogger's widow voices fury at Bangladesh police

Says 'local police stood close by and did not act' to stop last month's fatal attack in Dhaka

Vietnam making only moderate progress on religious freedom: UN

Vietnam making only moderate progress on religious freedom: UN

New report to rights body says Christians and Muslims still subject to persecution, harassment

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