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Chinese rights lawyer charged with ‘inciting subversion’

Yu, 50, was initially charged with ‘disrupting a public service’ after he was detained as he left his Beijing apartment to walk his son to school Beijing: A prominent Chinese human rights attorney has been charged with “inciting subversion of state power” and will be held in isolation far from …

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Adek announces Innovator 2018 as part of upcoming Innovation Month

Abu Dhabi Science Festival also merged with event, with more than 100 innovators set to feature their unique projects during weeklong event Dr Ali Al Nuaimi, ADEK’s Chairman (left) and Engineer Sanad Humaid Ahmed, Vice Chairman, Innovation committee ADEK at a pressconference of Abu Dhabi Science Festival in the region …

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No help from international panel for detained Myanmar journalists

The two reporters have been jailed in Yangon’s Insein prison since their arrests on Dec. 12 Yangon: Myanmar’s panel of international advisers on Rohingya issues will not get involved in the case of two Reuters journalists charged with violating the Official Secrets Act, its chairman told a state newspaper in …

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