A 45-nation group urges the UN Human Rights Council to take action on Cambodia, citing a 'deteriorating' situation.
Amnesty International calls for urgent action to release rights lawyer Yu Wensheng, or to allow him visits from lawyers and family.
The weapon, a pistol, was found in an extra bag carried aboard by a North Korean worker returning home.
A court official says Zaw Win insulted the judicial system.
They say the Chinese and Myanmar operators of the project have not acted responsibly.
Xu Qin, who worked for human rights groups founded by detained veteran pro-democracy activist Qin Yongmin, may now face a lengthy jail term.
A newly merged mass broadcaster, modeled on Russia Today, will seek to export Chinese ideology to the rest of the world, critics warn.
Police take a village leader into custody after he refuses to sign his approval for the project, a local source says.
Vietnamese defendant’s attorneys present a history of filmed tricks to bolster scapegoat claims.
Mob led by village chief tried to force 24 recent converts to renounce their faith.
Residents of Mandalay’s Aungmyaythazan township want the death penalty for a man charged with sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl.
The new super-agency will have the power to detain and interrogate anyone working directly or indirectly for the government.