Burmese guards beat prisoners and deprived them of food after a riot following last year’s cyclone. A group of survivors was sentenced on Jan. 11 to additional terms of 2-12 years.
Rangoon police tell reporters they seized 89 kilograms of heroin bound for Singapore.
Burmese authorities made several cuts to U.S. President Barack Obama's inauguration speech, in particular the sections dealing with authoritarian regimes.
Economic hardship is pushing young Cambodian girls into the sex trade while legislation drives the trade underground.
Burmese groups condemn the lack of health care for political prisoners after the wife of a young activist suffers a miscarriage in jail.
A Burmese labor activist in Malaysia describes how he was kidnapped and intimidated for speaking out against human trafficking.
An American academic couple abandons a visit to Burma because one of them is blacklisted.
Cambodia's highest court orders a retrial in the 2004 killing of a top labor leader.