July 17, 2020 By Our Correspondent KHAIRPUR Sindh Police confirmed that suspected child rapist involved in one such incident in Khairpur was arrested on Friday. Retired schoolteacher Sarang Shar, was nabbed after photos and videos of him sodomizing his minor pupils went...
After 16-year-old Abdullah tried to commit suicide following unnecessarily severe punishment, more of such incidents have resurfaced from the same school raising questions regarding a culture of violence.
Rani was arrested and charged with the murder of her husband. Even though the police found no physical evidence connecting her to the crime, she was still arrested and even convicted. The only reasons given were that she was last seen with her husband before his disappearance. Not only did the legal system pin the crime of murder on a minor girl and jailed her for so long, it also ignored her appeals.
October 20th, 2020, By Ayesha Mir; LAHORE; Braving the cold, sans any food and water, Lady Health Workers have finally ended their seven-day long protest at D-Chowk after the federal government finally capitulated to their demands.
November 17th, 2020; BUREAU REPORT; LAHORE; A woman judge, Dr. Sajida Ahmad, posted at Fateh Jhang, Attock has written an open letter to the Chief Justice of Pakistan narrating alleged instances of abuse and extreme harassment being faced by both male and female judges of the lower courts.
January 10th, 2021; By Rehan Piracha & Shahrazad Agha; LAHORE; Lahore police have arrested three suspects for the murder of Christian sisters but the family disputes claim that the victims were killed over blackmail.
January 11th, 2021; Bureau Report; LAHORE; After a series of defeats Meesha’s legal team bags a win. The SC will now hear arguments about the ‘scope’ & ‘interpretation’ of the Protection against the harassment of women at the workplace act.
November 1st, 2020; By Ahmad Saeed; FAISALABAD; Sisters Shazia* & Sania* were drugged, tortured & gang-raped for a week. Police claim the girls, one of whom is a minor, are to blame for what happened to them.
January 17, 2020 By Ahmed Saeed LAHORE When Rang Elahi – a landlord based in Lahore passed away in June 1990 - it was discovered that he had not made any will about the distribution of his property (some agricultural land) among...
The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has made public its reservations regarding the Domestic Violence Bill 2020.