لاہور ہائی کورٹ نے وفاقی اور پنجاب کی صوبائی حکومت کو ہدایت کی ہے کہ وہ نکاح نامے کی شق تیرہ میں ترمیم کریں تاکہ دلہن کو ملنے والی حق مہر کی تمام تفصیلات درج ہو سکیں اور اس حوالے سے پیدا ہونے والے ابہام کو دور کیا جا سک
April 8th, 2021; By Asra Haque; LAHORE; Meesha Shafi finds reprieve as Add. Sessions Court Judge suspends a Judicial Magistrates' orders for her to appear before the court in the next hearing of Ali Zafar's criminal defamation suit.
January 19th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; A landmark legislation will allow close to 92,000 women to become part of water resource management in Sindh, according to Rana Ansar, a provincial legislator from the Muttahida Qaumi Movement who proposed a bill for women participation in water governance structures in the province three years ago.
President Dr Arif Alvi has urged women in the country to take advantage of various loan schemes initiated by the federal government for their economic empowerment, regretting that only five percent of the funds available to female entrepreneurs have been availed due to lack of awareness.
The JCP has made history by confirming the appointment of Justice Ayesha Malik as the first female judge in the Supreme Court despite stiff resistance by lawyers’ bodies.
March 12th, 2021; By Staff Reporter; LAHORE; WAF registered a strong condemnation of an online hate campaign vilifying Aurat March & Aurat Azadi March as an 'anti-Islam foreign-funded agenda'.
The Lahore High Court held that per the Juvenile Justice Systems Act 2018, a juvenile offender should be released on bail if their trial could not be concluded within six months, provided the offender did not cause any delays in the trial.
Despite efforts to persuade women to vote in KP's local body elections, complaints have emerged of women being barred from doing so, resulting in a low female voter turnout.
April 26th, 2021; By Zeenat Shehzadi; FAISALABAD; A 14-year old girl of Jaranwala was kidnapped in December 2020, and raped. The girl was later recovered by the police, but was found to be four-months pregnant by then.
Rukhsana Rind and Farooq Brohi had no idea what was in store for them that day.