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Friday, 10 July 2020_A United Nations special rapporteur has called on the member states of the UN Human Rights Council to pressure Saudi Arabia to free women activists , four months before the Arab kingdom is to hold the 2020 G20 Riyadh summit.
News ID: 46878    Publish Date : 2020/07/10


Thursday, 25 June_Amnesty International has rebuked Saudi Arabia’s crackdown against campaigners and intellectuals, calling upon authorities to immediately release a group of Saudi women activists that have been “detained simply for demanding equality and defending human rights.”
News ID: 46631    Publish Date : 2020/06/25


Monday, 15 June_The black community in the US lives in perpetual fear of trigger-happy officers, who as a matter of course avoid responsibility for misconduct, activists say, and insist that real change can only be brought by action, not words and retweets.
News ID: 46507    Publish Date : 2020/06/15


Tehran 09 January_Bahrain’s top criminal court has upheld the death penalty of two pro-democracy activists who were convicted based on torture-tainted “confessions”.
News ID: 44776    Publish Date : 2020/01/09


TEHRAN, Dec 16_More than 100 activists protesting against a new Indian citizenship law were injured in New Delhi on Sunday as they clashed with police who used tear gas and baton charges to disperse demonstrators at a major university.
News ID: 44550    Publish Date : 2019/12/16


TEHRAN, Dec 11_A court in Bahrain has sentenced eight anti-regime protesters to life imprisonment and handed down prison sentences to several others as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on political dissidents and pro-democracy campaigners in the Persian Gulf kingdom.
News ID: 44499    Publish Date : 2019/12/11


TEHRAN, August 11 - A Kashmiri activist and sportswoman has called on the Muslim world to play an active role in resolving the current crisis in Jammu and Kashmir.
News ID: 42931    Publish Date : 2019/08/11


TEHRAN, Jul 28 - Iran categorically condemned execution of political prisoners in Bahrain, saying, “Intensifying police-security approaches will fail to settle crisis in Bahrain.”
News ID: 42484    Publish Date : 2019/07/28


TEHRAN, Jul 27 -Bahrain has executed three pro-democracy activists on two separate cases, defying widespread calls to commute the death sentences handed to the prisoners in an "unfair" mass trial.
News ID: 42449    Publish Date : 2019/07/27


TEHRAN, Jul 27 - Massive crowds of Colombians gathered on Friday condemning murder of hundreds of human rights activists .
News ID: 42438    Publish Date : 2019/07/27


TEHRAN, Jul 27 - Goldsmith University students staging a sit-in in the British capital, London, have held a hearing after being handed an eviction notice.
News ID: 42436    Publish Date : 2019/07/27


TEHRAN, Jul 14 - Tens of thousands of Sudanese flooded the streets of the capital of Khartoum and other cities Saturday to mark the 40th day since the deadly dispersal of a protest sit-in, and a protest leader said a planned a meeting with the country's ruling generals to sign a power-sharing deal was postponed until Sunday.
News ID: 41964    Publish Date : 2019/07/14


TEHRAN, May 29 - A Pakistani parliamentarian and civil rights leader on Wednesday accused authorities of lying about a violent clash between Pashtun activists and security forces over the weekend as tensions soar between the military and rights group.
News ID: 40036    Publish Date : 2019/05/29


TEHRAN, May 05 - One of Colombia's most-prominent grassroots activists and winner of a prestigious international environmental prize has been attacked at a meeting with community leaders.
News ID: 38872    Publish Date : 2019/05/05


TEHRAN, Apr 17 - A Saudi court on Wednesday adjourned a hearing in the trial of 11 women activists which has drawn international censure, officials said, just days after campaigners reported a new crackdown on their supporters.
News ID: 38021    Publish Date : 2019/04/17


TEHRAN, Apr 17 - Environmental activists in the UK vowed to disrupt London underground train services in a third day of action on Wednesday in a bid to force the British government to take more radical measures to avert what they cast as an imminent global climate cataclysm.
News ID: 38008    Publish Date : 2019/04/17


TEHRAN, Apr 08 - Australia police arrested 38 animal rights activists on Monday after they blocked peak hour traffic in Melbourne in protests to mark the first anniversary of a film, Dominion, about factory farming.
News ID: 37566    Publish Date : 2019/04/08


TEHRAN, Mar 11 - The co-founder of Code Pink, a grassroots anti-war NGO based in the US, says she and a colleague have come under scrutiny by the FBI after returning from a visit to Iran.
News ID: 36634    Publish Date : 2019/03/11


TEHRAN, Feb 28 - Visiting Tehran, members of an anti-war NGO based in the US criticize the Washington administration for abandoning the multilateral 2015 nuclear deal and re-imposing bans on Iran, saying such a move is the outcome of extensive lobbying by the Israeli and Saudi regimes, America’s staunchest allies in the Middle East.
News ID: 36045    Publish Date : 2019/02/28


TEHRAN, Feb 04 -Three British lawmakers have endorsed reports showing that over a dozen female activists detained since last May in Saudi Arabia have been subjected to “torture,” saying Riyadh could bear responsibility for the mistreatment.
News ID: 35019    Publish Date : 2019/02/04