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Malaysia’s Human Rights Commission does not support same-sex marriage

by Pablo “Pibe” Ruiz #LGBTQ twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #International     According to daily LGBT’s news  site Gaystarnews.com Malaysia’s Human Rights Commission said it does not support same sex-marriage: In fact the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia, Suhakam, denied that it is working towards legalizing same-sex marriage clarifying they are working to give everyone the same ‘basic’ rights under the Federal Constitution. Malaysia’s Human ...

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Ayatollah’s arrest of women’s rights activists signal crisis in Iran human rights

by Gaiaitalia.com English #womenrights twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Iran     We would like to share with you an article first published on women.ncr-iran.org‘s official site based on recent prosecution of women’s rights activists in Iran’s theocracy. Arrest of women’s rights activists signal crisis in Iran human rights. Amnesty International issued a statement on September 3, 2018, warning that the arrests of lawyers and women’s rights ...

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India legalizes homosexuality

by Pablo “Pibe” Ruiz #India twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #LGBT     It’s been an historic decision. India’s Supreme Court has today ruled that gay sex is no longer a criminal offence. The decision strikes down language in Section 377 of India’s Penal Code, a relic of British colonial rule, that punished “carnal intercourse against the order of nature” with 10 years to life in prison. The ...

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India, one million people displaced by record floods

by Gaiaitalia.com English #Asia twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #India     The heaviest rain in almost a century forced over a million people to leave their houses and move to relief camps in the Indian state of Kerala.  Deaths have been around 400. The record floods’ damage will cost about $3 billion, as early roughfly estimated. Several nations all around the world offered ...

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Indonesian earthquake killed 555 people and left 1,500 injured

by Gaiaitalia.com English #Indonesia twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #earthquake     The string of deadly earthquakes that strikes Indonesia’s Lombok island in the last few days killed 555 people and injured nearly 1,500, according to informations provided by Indonesiam disaster agency the last friday Friday, and left hundreds of thousands homeless. Lombock island is been shaked by two deadly quakes on July 29 ...

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Movement for safe roads in Dhaka: twenty five students get bail

by D.S. #Dhaka twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #Riots     Twenty-five university students have been granted bail in three cases accused to vandalize and attack the police during violent demonstrations for safe roads after a bus crashed and killed two young students the last week. According to Dahka Tribune Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Md Saifuzzaman Hiru, Dhaka metropolitan magistrates AKM Moinuddin Siddique, and Sharafuzzaman Ansari ...

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Bangladesh manifest against road deaths

by D.S. #Asia twitter@gaiaitalia_eng #People     The need of road safety spread huge demonstrations in Bangladesh that gripped the country for more than a week, after a bus killed two teenage students in Dhaka on July 29. The protests were dominated by young people. They asked the central governement to promise harshes sentences for citizens who cause accidents.      ...

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