Turkey: UN report details extensive human rights violations during protracted state of emergency

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GENEVA (20 March 2018) – Routine extensions of the state of emergency in Turkey have led to profound human rights violations against hundreds of thousands of people – from arbitrary deprivation of the right to work and to freedom of movement, to torture and other ill-treatment, arbitrary detentions and infringements of the rights to freedom of association and expression, according to a report* issued by the UN Human Rights Office on Tuesday.

Game Developers Conference: Swiss computer games conquer the USA

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From tomorrow, the Swiss games scene will be on show under the label SWISSGAMES at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) in San

Vietnam: UN experts concerned by threats against factory workers and labour activists

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Among their concerns was the possible exposure of workers to toxic chemicals at the factories in Yen Phong Industrial Zone, Bac Ninh province, and Pho Yen Industrial Zone in Thai Nguyen province.

FLIR Launches Thermal Traffic Sensor for Vehicle-to-Everything Communication

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WILSONVILLE, Ore.--( )--Mar. 20, 2018-- FLIR Systems, Inc.

Why it doesnt pay to be just nice you also need to be intelligent

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New research has revealed how people’s intelligence, rather than their personality traits, leads to success.

Analysis: Immigrants Living along the Texas Gulf Coast Hit Hard Financially Following Hurricane Harvey

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Immigrants living along the Texas Gulf Coast were more likely than their U.S.-born neighbors to suffer employment and income losses as

Council sets out 10 year vision for Hobson's Brook corridor

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THE future of a historic Cambridge waterway is set to be boosted by a new 10-year plan from Cambridge City Council, which will help to

Sri Lanka: Little Action on Promised Justice, Reforms

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Sri Lankan Tamil women hold up photographs of their missing family members as they wait to hand over a petition to the UN head office in Colombo on March 13, 2013.

Middle Market Outlook Soars, RSM US Middle Market Business Index Reports

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Business leaders bullish on economy and tax cuts; plan to raise wages in a tight labor market.

UN rights expert decries desperate state of right to health in Occupied Palestinian Territory

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GENEVA (20 March 2018) – Israel has failed to uphold its obligations under international law to ensure the health and welfare of the Palestinian population under its control, said an independent  expert mandated by the United Nations to monitor human rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory.