Indonesia’s Aceh Bans Women from Nightspots After 11pm

The capital of Indonesia’s Aceh province has imposed a partial curfew for women that it says will reduce sexual violence but which critics say is discriminatory.

Internet cafes, tourist sites, sports facilities and entertainment venues have been instructed to refuse service to women after 11pm unless they are accompanied by a husband or male family member.

Women will also be barred from working in such businesses after the cut-off time.

Read more at Al Jazeera