Abortion

Planned Parenthood abandons Title X funds over Trump 'gag rule'

The organisation says it won't be 'bullied into withholding abortion information from patients'.

 Planned Parenthood abandons Title X funds over Trump 'gag rule'

Women's Rights

Salvadoran rape victim jailed for stillbirth not guilty of murder

Evelyn Hernandez, who was previously given 30 years for suspected abortion, found not guilty of homicide in retrial.

Salvadoran rape victim jailed for stillbirth not guilty of murder

Spain

Charity says refugees stranded off Italy should be flown to Spain

On standoff's 18th day, Open Arms calls Spanish offer to allow ship disembark at port 1,000km away 'incomprehensible'.

Charity says refugees stranded off Italy should be flown to Spain

Venezuela

UN appeals for more aid for Venezuelan refugees

The UN and NGOs put out a humanitarian appeal for $770m at the start of the year and have received less than $180m.

UN appeals for more aid for Venezuelan refugees

Rohingya

100 faces of Rohingya refugees

Portraits of the world's most persecuted minority.

100 faces of Rohingya refugees

Human Rights

UK Home Office slammed over chicken shop knife crime 'stunt'

Officials defend taking an anti-knife crime campaign to fried chicken restaurants, popular hangouts for young people.

UK Home Office slammed over chicken shop knife crime 'stunt'

Human Rights

Ethiopians 'abused on Gulf route, forcibly deported from Saudi'

HRW report says Ethiopian, Yemeni and Saudi officials have taken few, if any, steps to curb violence faced by migrants.

Ethiopians 'abused on Gulf route, forcibly deported from Saudi'

Humanitarian crises

Salvini gets slap down from Italian PM as migrants offered refuge

Matteo Salvini's bid for power may have backfired, along with his anti-migrant policies.

Salvini gets slap down from Italian PM as migrants offered refuge

101 East

Fighting Slavery From Space

101 East shows how space technology is helping uncover modern slavery and free bonded workers.

Fighting Slavery From Space

Malawi

Malawi: 3 sentenced to death over killing of person with albinism

Second death sentence handed down in recent months related to violence against people with albinism.

Malawi: 3 sentenced to death over killing of person with albinism

India

Pehlu Khan lynching: Indian state to appeal acquittal of accused

Rajasthan government says it will appeal against court order that acquitted 6 vigilantes in killing of Muslim man.

Pehlu Khan lynching: Indian state to appeal acquittal of accused

Indonesia

Campus journalists challenge Indonesia's limits on free press

Students in Medan question legality of their dismissal from school publication after 'lesbian love story' went viral.

Campus journalists challenge Indonesia's limits on free press

Google

Google staff warns against working with US border agencies

A letter signed by almost 400 people urges Google not to be involved in 'human rights abuses'.

Google staff warns against working with US border agencies

Inside Story

Will the rest of Europe follow Italy's tough stance on migration?

Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini seeks snap election as he refuses to take in rescued migrants and refugees.

Will the rest of Europe follow Italy's tough stance on migration?

Latin America

Venezuelans face new barriers, xenophobia across South America

Latin American countries, once relatively open for Venezuelans, introduce new restrictions for migrants and refugees.

Venezuelans face new barriers, xenophobia across South America