Saudi Arabia applauded for improvements on women rights

The sweeping advances for Saudi women announced by Saudi Arabia will start to dismantle the country’s discriminatory male guardianship system, Human Rights Watch said Friday. The changes were announced while many of the women activists who championed these reforms remain on trial or in detention in retaliation for their rights advocacy. The legal changes, adopted by a Council of … Continue reading Saudi Arabia applauded for improvements on women rights

5 Activists violated with guns and sticks in India

A group of eleven activists from India’s Khunti region, about 11km from the state capital Ranchi, fell victims to kidnappers and rapists whose dehumanizing crimes were known and supported by the host community. According to a report from NDTV, the kidnapped activists include five women aged between 20 and 35 years. Their purpose of visit … Continue reading 5 Activists violated with guns and sticks in India