[WASHINGTON] US lawmakers on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved legislation that supports human rights and democracy in Hong Kong and also backs the territory's anti-China protesters, sending the...

[BEIJING] Once a staunch defender of rights activists in court, Liu Zhengqing has sunk into a depression since being barred by Chinese authorities in January.

[SYDNEY] Australia and China said they will work together to repair their bilateral relationship, tarnished by allegations that Beijing has committed cyber-attacks and has attempted to interfere...

EXPECTATIONS of responsible company approaches to human rights are rising fast across the world and the tremors of activism are beginning to shake Asia-Pacific businesses, threatening investment...

[WASHINGTON] The Chinese Embassy in Washington on Tuesday denounced the US imposition of visa restrictions on some Chinese officials over China's treatment of Muslim minorities in Xinjiang as...

AGRIBUSINESS giant Wilmar International took the top spot among Singapore-listed companies and second place in the overall Asean category in a ranking for human rights disclosure.

[WASHINGTON] WhatsApp said on Tuesday that a security breach on its messaging app had signs of coming from a government using surveillance technology developed by a private company, and it may...

[HONG KONG] Chinese authorities are using a mobile app designed for mass surveillance to profile, investigate and detain Muslims in Xinjiang by labelling "completely lawful" behaviour as...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's president went back Wednesday on pledges to the UN Human Rights Council to investigate war-time atrocities, saying he did not want to "re-open old wounds".

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