Malawi albinos face 'unprecedented' killings: Amnesty

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Malawi albinos face 'unprecedented' killings: Amnesty

Albinos in Malawi are being targeted in an "unprecedented wave of brutal attacks", Amnesty International said Tuesday, blaming police for failing to tackle a scourge fuelled by ritual practices.

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Attacks on Malawi's Albinos surge

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In the southern African nation of Malawi, attacks on albinos for their body parts -- used in witchcraft -- are on the rise, with one murder a month on average, although rights group Amnesty International thinks the real number is even higher.

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Sex workers suffer 'horrific' rape, beatings and discrimination: report

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Sex workers suffer 'horrific' rape, beatings and discrimination: report

Sex workers around the world face violence, rape, widespread discrimination and extortion, a global human rights watchdog said on Thursday, with male or transgender sex workers facing further stigma from the police, clients and the community.

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Binh Phuoc: 367 prisoners granted clemency

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Binh Phuoc: 367 prisoners granted clemency

Authorities of the southern province of Binh Phuoc on April 27 decided to release or reduce the jail terms of 367 prisoners.

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Binh Phuoc: 367 prisoners granted clemency

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Authorities of the southern province of Binh Phuoc on April 27 decided to release or reduce the jail terms of 367 prisoners.

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FIFA boss announces body to monitor Qatar 2022 labour conditions

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FIFA boss announces body to monitor Qatar 2022 labour conditions

The new President of FIFA has reiterated that Qatar will host the World Cup in 2022.

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EU outlines options for change to asylum system

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EU outlines options for change to asylum system

The European Union executive made proposals on Wednesday to reform EU asylum rules in response to the chaotic arrival of over a million migrants and refugees last year that has strained the bloc's cohesion.

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Worldwide executions highest since 1989: Amnesty

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Worldwide executions highest since 1989: Amnesty

The number of known executions worldwide went up by more than 50 percent last year to at least 1,634, the highest figure recorded since 1989, Amnesty International said Wednesday.

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Why International Women's Day matters

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Why International Women's Day matters

FORCED MARRIAGE: About one in three women alive today was married before she was 15, according to UNICEF.

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'Ghost protest' in Seoul against curbs on public meetings

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'Ghost protest' in Seoul against curbs on public meetings

Dozens of "ghost protesters" appeared in the South Korean capital Wednesday in a demonstration against curbs on public meetings, despite police threats of a crackdown on the virtual rally consisting of holograms of people.

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Australia needs to 'lift game' to help refugees: Amnesty

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Australia needs to 'lift game' to help refugees: Amnesty

Canberra has long defended its policy of denying asylum-seekers resettlement in Australia, saying it has prevented deaths at sea and secured the nation's borders.

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Hanoi pardons 145 prisoners ahead of Lunar New Year

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Hanoi pardons 145 prisoners ahead of Lunar New Year

Hanoi will reduce the jail terms of and release 145 prisoners ahead of schedule on the occasion of the Lunar New Year, which will come in a little over a week.

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Death penalty ends in some cases

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Death penalty ends in some cases

VietNamNet Bridge – Nguyen Van Hoan, deputy head of the group compiling revisions to the 2015 Penal Code, spoke to Nong thon Ngay nay (Countryside Today) about changes relating to capital punishment.

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Major drug trafficking ring busted in HCM City

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Major drug trafficking ring busted in HCM City

A major drug trafficking ring was recently uncovered in Ho Chi Minh City, local police said on December 29.

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Indian sisters threatened with rape seek protection

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Báo Thanh Niên English 10 month(s) ago

Two low-caste Indian sisters have allegedly been threatened with rape by a village council, sparking an Amnesty International petition seeking protection and justice for them.

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