Recent death in detention highlights routine use of torture against suspects.
Despite years of censorship and total state control, the authorities still feel the need to warn reporters not to stray into sensitive areas.
Anti-government rallies small, but analysts still see them as significant.
Policy shift towards community care has not extended to children with disabilities.
They have proof they paid for their land, but the authorities say official documents don't mean a thing.
Khadija Ismayil published a document on the secret service spying on the opposition. Prosecutors say that's a state secret.
Global Voices: Europe/Eurasia
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
Independent, dissenting Azerbaijani voices have never been so ostracised.
Officials obscure systemic failings – aided by an uncritical media.