Published: Mar 31, 2019
OFFICIALS FROM provincial offices under the Social Development and Human Security Ministry will soon have the power to impose a 48-hour restraining order, without waiting for court approval, against perpetrators of domestic violence.
Published: Jun 27, 2018
Myanmar's military chief and other top brass have been accused by Amnesty International of crimes against humanity for overseeing a "systematic" attack against Rohingya Muslims, according to a report by the rights group Wednesday calling for prosecution at the International Criminal Court.
Published: Jul 20, 2016
TWO MEDIA organisations yesterday called on authorities to drop charges against a reporter accused of violating the ban on campaigning against the charter draft, insisting the reporter was merely performing his job and did nothing wrong.
Published: Feb 17, 2016
THE APPEALS Court yesterday upheld the Criminal Court’s decision to reject lawsuits against former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and former deputy prime minister Suthep Thaugsuban related to the fatal crackdown on red-shirt protesters in 2010.