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Protest over enforced disappearances in Pakistan

Protest over enforced disappearances in Pakistan Human rights group wants abductions by security agencies to be criminalized Protesters demand the recovery of missing persons at a rally at the Liberty roundabout in Lahore on Aug. 30. (Photo by Kamran Chaudhry/ucanews.com) Kamran Chaudhry, Lahore  Pakistan  September 3, 2018 University students joined an independent watchdog to protest against […]

Bangladesh Court Refuses to Hear Journalist’s Bail Request Kamran Reza Chowdhury  Dhaka 2018-09-04 Visitors to Drik, a Dhaka-based multimedia organization, art gallery and photo archive founded by award-winning photojournalist Shahidul Alam, react to one of his photographs, Sept. 4, 2018. Courtesy Drik A Bangladeshi High Court panel declined on Tuesday to hold a bail hearing […]

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How India is using identity documents to marginalise the weak and poor Vasudha Chhotray, University of East Anglia Citizenship controversies have made repeated headlines in countries across the world in 2018. From the Windrush scandal affecting Commonwealth citizens in Britain, to the “Dreamers who were brought to the US by their parents as children, these […]

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