The trial of 15 opposition activists accused of incitement begins.
More than 30 opposition activists appear at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court.
Out of around 1,000 fishery activists, between 200 and 300 activists are women: Nam.
Thousands of Thai protesters gathered in defiance of a sweeping crackdown.
Activist is arrested while attempting to protest for the release of a jailed union leader.
This comes amid statements by some groups that they will continue holding protests.
Justice Min is ordered to look into releasing activists allegedly colluding with Rainsy.
Activists defending free speech online say they will push for changes to the controversial computer crime law following an uproar over its data retention requirement.
Activists call governments to consider the lives of people around the Mekong River.
A United Nations Human Rights Council statement criticising the prosecution of two activists is groundless: CHRC.
Hundreds of people gather at PM’s cabinet office in order to resolve land disputes, including the prosecution of some activists.
Activists urges world governments to be more active in addressing climate change.
More than 100 opposition activists protested in central Bangkok on Sunday.
Brazil’s government will seek to classify “invasions” of farmland as akin to terrorism.
With global efforts mounting to combat modern slavery and human trafficking, activists say the world must sharpen its focus in 2019 to meet a United Nations goal of ending the ills by 2030.
The year saw many intriguing developments, along with several tragedies that included a spate of deadly wine poisonings in Kratie province and the cover up of a murder.
Thailand to become the first Asian country to legalise medical marijuana, but a battle is brewing between local and foreign firms.
Activists are calling for abandoned animals in a derelict aquarium to be saved.
King Norodom Sihamoni grants pardon to four Boeng Kak land activists.
King Norodom Sihamoni today granted pardon to four Boeng Kak land activists who were convicted over inciting violence and obstructing public officials under aggravating circumstances.
When Shen Mengyu graduated with a master’s degree from a top Chinese university in 2015, she could have landed a comfortable job in government or at one of China’s internet giants.
India has withdrawn a controversial tax on sanitary pads following a vocal campaign.
The Supreme Court upholds the convictions of three former Mother Nature activists who threatened to destroy equipment.
Ed Sheeran may move a concert to Gelsenkirchen after officials in Düsseldorf chose to protect 104 trees rather than host the British singer.
India is the world’s most dangerous nation for women due to the high risk of sexual violence and regressive traditions, said a new study.
Taliban rejects pleas for an extension of ceasefire and say they amounted to a call for surrender to foreign forces.
The Prime Minister has ordered the authorities to protect all political party candidates and their activists to make for a free and fair national election.
The United States withdraws from United Nations Human Rights Council over what it called chronic bias against Israel.
Saudi Arabia temporarily released eight people accused of communicating with organisations opposed to the kingdom and held nine others in detention.
A Vietnamese court upholds prison sentences against four human rights campaigners.