Blackout and landslide: 100 days without internet in Kashmir and election victory in Hong Kong
Recent articles in Asia & Pacific

In a briefing, the Thai Lawyers for Human Rights and ARTICLE 19 said Thailand authorities have arrested or charged at least 173 individuals in relation to their protest activities since the beginning of 2020.

Instead of using repressive laws to silence critics, the Centre for Independent Journalism urged the Malaysian government to “create an enabling environment that promotes critical thinking, healthy debates, transparency and accountability from the State.”

The eviction of journalists and the sealing of the entrance of one of the oldest English-language publications in the Kashmir Valley, the “Kashmir Times”, is seen as government reprisal against the paper’s editor who has spoken out in defense of press freedom.