As it considers whether to back a controversial dam in Tajikistan, the World Bank needs to revisit its criteria for funding projects that displace people from their homes.
The US-backed Ethiopian military has secreted away scores of "suspects" – including pregnant women and children – and fueled anti-American rancor in Africa
A harrowing account from a man the CIA handed over to Jordan – smuggled from prison on tiny paper – exposes U.S. complicity in torture.
Gordon Brown must beware Tony Blair's mistakes if he wants to beat the bombers
The Queen's Speech looks set to allow national security to be weighed against torture concerns
Despite what the Prime Minister says, the rules of the game have not changed