Gambia Cracks Down on Homosexuality

Updated: Mon 24 Nov, 02:37 am

The National Intelligence Agency has arrested at least 14 people since November 7, according to Amnesty International. read more »

Doctor Walks Free in First Egypt Genital Cutting Trial

Updated: Fri 21 Nov, 02:13 am

An Egyptian court has acquitted the first doctor ever brought to trial in Egypt on female genital mutilation charges that resulted in the death of 13-year-old Sohair al-Bata'a. read more »

'Gambia Should Reject Homophobic Law'

Updated: Thu 11 Sep, 06:52 am

Rights groups have called on President Yahya Jammeh not to sign a new law which would increase the punishment for "aggravated homosexuality" to life in prison. read more »