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Singapore’s death row sister

For four decades, Sister Fernandez has taken the last walk with 18 Singaporean men sentenced to death by hanging

No jail for mentally-ill woman found guilty of blasphemy in Indonesia

Judges find Catholic woman could not be held accountable for her actions

Cambodian garment workers face rocky road to work

They are forced to travel to work standing in the back of old trucks or vans

Rise of Chinese gambling firms causes spike in Philippine sex trafficking...

Authorities believe most of the sex dens cater to young Chinese male workers hired for the country’s offshore gambling operations

Indonesia’s Aceh now has Sharia female flogging teams

Women enforcers called up to whip ‘morality’ criminals into shape

Indian women lawmakers face abuse as global online hate rises

Online harassment is putting women off participating in public life

Philippine town pays last respects to woman who dared to dream

Migrant worker Jeanelyn Villavende was allegedly beaten to her death by her Kuwaiti employers

Enslaved then undercompensated: Double blow for India’s trafficked

Of an estimated 20 million commercial sex workers in India, 16 million women and girls are victims of sex trafficking

‘City not safe for girls’: Fear spreads amid Bangladesh sex crime...

MPs call for extrajudicial killing of rape suspects as demands for justice grow

Pope names first woman to senior Vatican diplomatic post

Last year, Pope Francis also appointed four women as first female councilors for the Synod of Bishops

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