Buyuksarac was crowned Miss Turkey in 2006
Ex-dictator of Chad Hissène Habré gets life for crimes against humanity, rape, sexual slavery and ordering killings.
In 2014, only £180 million worth of arms were licensed to export to countries on the Foreign Office's 'human rights priority' list
Around 35 men and women were sentenced to 99 lashes each after being found 'dancing and jubliating'
David Cameron has got the balance wrong between engaging and isolating governments guilty of abusing human rights
While LGBT rights have made considerable progress in some parts of the world recently, a surprising number of countries still punish same-sex relationships with life in prisonment or even death
A report into criminalisation of same-sex relationships between women has warned 'corrective rape', forced marriages and other forms of violence are still commonly used against lesbian and bisexual women around the world
Exclusive: Top psychiatrists warn mental health care could be set back years if Government goes through with manifesto promise
The Equality and Human Rights Commission has written to the UN expressing concerns that the doctors contract amounts to unfair discrimination against women
Lindsay Sandiford and Gareth Cashmore have been sentenced to death by firing squad
The Government has faced calls to suspend arms sales to the Riyadh regime while investigations take place
'I have asked the Office of the Attorney General to appeal the verdict,' justice minister says
Breivik, it emerged, is living in a state of solitary confinement – an existence that is not only inhumane but can be psychologically damaging in the long term
The killer has exchanged hundreds of letters with a woman known only as 'Victoria' who claims to be in love with him
'The prohibition of inhuman and degrading treatment applies no matter what,' a court in Oslo said in its ruling
The previously far reaching powers of the Commission for the Promotion of Virtue and Prevention of Vice face limitations