Rights of the Dead
January 30, 2013
Teoh Beng Hock, a political aide in an opposition-led Malaysian state, died under suspicious circumstances after he was called in for questioning by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission in 2009. The case sparked public anger and put a spolight on the workings of democracy and justice in Malaysia.
Some Christians believe the incident was arson and part of a wave of anti-Christian attacks
Alleged beating and torture highlights abuse of power by law enforcers, rights activists say
New law replaces old one, allowing police to justify detention of human rights defenders, political prisoners, say activists
India's prime minister is keen to hold on to Christian support but it will be a tough sell
Delegates pledge to present beauty of life as Tagle urges mercy for victims of violence