A jailed Belarusian opposition activist who says he was severely beaten by police last week is reported to have started a hunger strike.
A journalist for a top Polish daily convicted in Belarus of defaming President Alyaksandr Lukashenka says he has been barred from leaving the country.
A lawyer for Andrey Sannikau says the jailed former Belarusian presidential candidate is in a detention center in the eastern city of Mahileu, ending a week of uncertainty over his whereabouts.
A London-based law firm has published a dossier of evidence online against Belarusian President Alyaksandr Lukashenka in a bid to bring private prosecutions against him wherever he travels.
The wife of jailed former Belarusian presidential candidate Andrey Sannikau says she does not know where her husband is currently being detained
A jailed Belarusian opposition activist who says he was beaten by police last week is reported to have a broken leg.
A deal allowing Russia's biggest company to take a major stake in a strategic Belarusian pipeline used to deliver natural gas to Europe is reportedly ready.
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services has lowered Belarus's debt rating to 'B/C' from 'B/B' with a negative outlook.
Episode 37 of The Blender is dedicated to dictators. We find out from Alastair Smith, one of the authors of "The Dictator's Handbook," why bad behavior is almost always good politics.
n opposition activist in the eastern Belarusian city of Homel says he was beaten and detained by police today before being sentenced to 15 days in jail for insulting police and resisting arrest.
An activist with a Belarusian rights group whose chairman was arrested for alleged tax evasion has been questioned by police in connection with the case.
The UN's top human rights official has called on Belarus to release all political prisoners immediately and to allow a UN rights mission to visit the country.