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Rohingya refugees want “a normal life in safety and in dignity”

There are 28,000 documented Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, including these boys at the Kutupalong refugee camp. File photo: IRIN/David Swanson

Rohingya refugees like “all of us” are searching for “a normal life in safety and in dignity.” That’s according to Ravina Shamdasani, from the UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR). A new report from…

22 Jun 2016 / Listen /

Two billion people practice yoga "because it works"

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Two billion people around the world practice yoga, fundamentally, "because it works" according to one leading guru from India.…

21 Jun 2016 / Listen /

Myanmar minorities suffer "systemic" discrimination, abuse: UN

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Authorities in Myanmar are being urged to take concrete steps to put an end to the systemic discrimination and…

20 Jun 2016 / Listen /

News in Brief 20 June 2016 (AM)

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Deadly attacks in Afghanistan condemned by UN A series of attacks that killed and maimed civilians across Afghanistan has…

20 Jun 2016 / Listen /
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