Human Rights Commission of Malaysia welcomes Govt’s decision to place Children in immigration depots under care of NGOs

MALAYSIA – The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) has welcomed the…

EU should not lose hope in raising the issue of human rights with ASEAN

by Simone Galimberti There were a lot of expectations for the first-ever…

Diplomatic row between SG and UK after 24 strokes of caning for Briton found guilty of repeated drug offences

A diplomatic row between longtime allies Singapore and the United Kingdom (UK)…

UN Human Rights Office urges Thailand to promptly enact torture and disappearance law fully incorporating international standards

After more than a decade of deliberation, it is critical that the…

Human rights organisations call for release of activist Teresita Naul ahead of court case

In a statement on Thursday (16 July), CIVICUS, World Organisation Against Torture…

The Case Against Prabgaran’s Execution; Are we 100% sure that this man is guilty?

Prabagaran, a 29 year-old Malaysian, is set to be hung at dawn…

Room for improving voting process, campaigning ethics for free and fair elections: MARUAH to ELD

Human rights advocacy group MARUAH has written a letter to Mr Lee Seng…

UPR Consultation

Dear Friends, Singapore is due for its first review on human rights…

Singapore does uphold human rights’ norms

Not everyone in the Govt is hostile to “human rights”, says Koh Jie Kai.

Human Rights Anniversary – U60 launches series of events

Invitation to celebrate anniversary of UN Declaration of Human Rights.