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British PM names Gavin Williamson new defence minister

British PM names Gavin Williamson new defence minister

Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday named Gavin Williamson as Britain's new defence minister after his predecessor Michael Fallon was forced to step down over a sexual harassment scandal sweeping parliament.

Bangladesh to digitally map supply chain to tackle garment sector abuse

Bangladesh to digitally map supply chain to tackle garment sector abuse

Bangladesh, the second largest garment producing country in the world, will digitally map its entire garment industry in the first such initiative to bring transparency in the supply chain in an effort to stop abuses.

Yemen government says to investigate allegations of abuse in secret prisons

Yemen government says to investigate allegations of abuse in secret prisons

President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi's government said on Saturday it was investigating reports that forces backed by the United Arab Emirates were running secret prisons in southern Yemen ...

Hungary 'systematically' abusing migrants: MSF

Hungary 'systematically' abusing migrants: MSF

Hungarian border police are systematically abusing migrants, through beatings, using tear gas and dogs and confiscating shoes in cold weather, according to Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

FIFA chief says 'zero tolerance' for sex abuse

FIFA chief says 'zero tolerance' for sex abuse

FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Thursday vowed ‘zero tolerance’ for child sex abuse in football following an escalating scandal involving coaches and former players in England.

Singaporean couple jailed for torturing toddler to death

Singaporean couple jailed for torturing toddler to death

A Singaporean mother who tortured her two-year-old son to death for not eating his breakfast and disobeying her was jailed along with her boyfriend on Tuesday ...

Pakistan police rule suicide for teen burned alive

Pakistan police rule suicide for teen burned alive

A Pakistani teenager allegedly burned alive for refusing a marriage offer actually committed suicide, police said Friday, in a statement slammed by a prominent rights activist and the girl's father.