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  1. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Rising hate speech in Europe could breed violence, UN rights chief warns

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:51pm by NYT

    ... in honour of the museum victims. "I don't think there are religions worthy of the name that preach the death of innocent people," said the chief rabbi of Brussels, Albert Guigui. "Fanatics … use religion as a lever for their own interests. ...

  2. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Beijing and Washington trade accusations of human rights abuses

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 03:40am by Verna Yu

    ... and groups regarded as politically sensitive still faced restrictions on their freedom to assemble, practise religion and travel, the report said. [Beijing engaged in the] severe repression ... It noted "severe official repression" of the freedoms of speech, religion, association and assembly in Xinjiang and Tibet. The report said the government's respect for human rights ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Transgender refugee goes through 'hell' in Hong Kong to be recognised as a woman

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:15am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... of the public with respect, consideration and compassion, irrespective of disability, sex, marital status, pregnancy, family status, race, nationality and religion", it said. Advocates for lesbian, ...

  4. News - Asia - HUMAN RIGHTS

    North Korea should face ICC over crimes against humanity, says UN probe

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:02pm by AFP

    ... on the nuclear-armed totalitarian state also strongly criticised its denial of basic freedoms of thought, expression and religion, and its abduction of citizens of neighbouring South Korea and Japan. Watch: UN ...

  5. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Gays facing persecution in home countries may seek asylum in EU

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 07:40pm by AP

    ... say people must prove they have a "well-founded fear" of persecution for reasons of race, religion, ethnicity, political opinion or membership in a social group targeted ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Hong Kong beats UK, US on 'human freedom' index

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... in [mainland] China." The mainland was given 5.1 and 6.44 points for personal and economic freedom respectively. The personal freedom indicator included freedom of speech and religion, legal ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Fifa seeks answers from Moscow on gay law ahead of 2018 World Cup

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... a country, private person or group of people on account of ethnic origin, gender, language, religion, politics or any other reason is strictly prohibited and punishable by suspension ...

  8. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    UN states overcome divide to reach historic pact against abuse of women

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Muslim nations and Western pave over divisions to decree no custom or religion justifies violence Muslim and Western nations overcame deep divisions to agree a historic UN declaration setting out a code of conduct for combating violence against women. Iran, Libya, Sudan and other Muslim countries agreed to language stating violence against women and girls could not be justified ...



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