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'They will kill me': Saudi woman fleeing to Australia forced to return

'They will kill me': Saudi woman fleeing to Australia forced t...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) quoted an airline security official as saying he heard Lasloom "screaming and begging for help" on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, before security personnel and men who appeared to be Middle Eastern carried her "with duct tape on her mouth, ... DNA, 1 week ago

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Yemen rebel landmines killed, maimed hundreds, claims Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch said in a new report that the rebels known as Houthis have used land-mines in at least six provinces since March 2015, when a Saudi-led coalition launched its military campaign against them. Cairo: An international rights group today ...
 Zee News3 days ago Watchdog says Yemen rebel land mines killed, maimed hundreds  Business Standard3 days ago

Gains made in defending women's rights fragile:UN rights chief

The UN human rights chief has praised movements around the world by women to "reclaim public spaces", including in India, but warned the gains made over the years were fragile and should not be taken for granted. "It is heartening that women are mobilising in ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Saudi woman's fear: 'They will kill me'

Activists feared today for the safety of a young Saudi woman they say was returned to the kingdom against her will, in a case highlighting tight restrictions on women. Dina Ali Lasloom, 24, intended to flee to Australia to escape a forced marriage, Human ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Hope for 42-year-old Udupi widow trapped in Saudi for 10 months

Jacintha, a 42-year-old mother of three teenaged children from Karkala, has been stranded in a small town in Saudi Arabia for the past 10 months. Human Rights Protection Foundation (HRPF) president Dr Ravindranath Shanbhag told reporters on Wednesday that ...
 Deccan Herald2 weeks ago

Theresa May to raise 'hard issues' with Saudi Arabia, stand up for UK interests

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Tuesday she would raise "hard issues" with Saudi Arabia's leaders as domestic critics urged her to pressure Riyadh over its war in Yemen and human rights record.
 DNA2 weeks ago May to raise 'hard issues' with Saudi Arabia, stand up for UK interests  First Post.com2 weeks ago

Top US diplomat snubs launch of own rights report

Low-profile US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson came under attack for failing to appear in public to launch his own department's annual human rights report. President Donald Trump's chief diplomat, who has all but dropped from public view since taking office ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Saudi-led strikes on Yemen port, fears for civilians - UN

The Saudi-led coalition has intensified air strikes on the Yemen port of Hodeidah, potentially trapping civilians and endangering a humanitarian operation to import vital supplies, the United Nations human rights office said on Friday.
 DNA2 months ago 100 civilians killed a month in Yemen war, most by coalition - UN  DNA4 weeks ago

A step forward: Saudi Arabia has its first ever Women's Day

In a first, Saudi Arabia celebrated its own Women’s Day over the weekend. A three-day gathering was held at the King Fahd Cultural centre in Riyadh, reported The Independent . Amongst those present at the event were female members of the Saudi Royal ...
 DNA2 months ago

Saudi writer jailed for seven years: watchdog

A Saudi writer has been sentenced to seven years in prison for offences including having contact with foreign journalists, a rights group said today, part of what activists call "an intensified crackdown". The Gulf Centre for Human Rights said Nadhir ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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