Rights Watch

Rights Watch | November 27th 2020

A 14-year-old girl has been raped on separate occasions after being abducted on the way to school in Sheikhupura. Police have arrested one of the three suspects in the case.

Rights Watch | November 26th 2020

As part of efforts to highlight enforced disappearances in Sindh, a caravan of the family members of missing persons has arrived in Hyderabad as they march to Rawalpindi to highlight plight of their loved ones.

Rights Watch | November 25th 2020

A court in Karachi has set Rs 10 million bail bonds for a British national accused of uploading indecent images of his former wife on social media.

Rights Watch | November 24th 2020

Karachi Police has charged Azhar Ali, who had married Arzoo Fatima after alleged forced conversion, with rape while charging six others with facilitating a child marriage.

Rights Watch | November 23rd 2020

-Hunger Strike camp at Numaish Chowrangi, Karachi to highlight the plight of Shia Missing Persons -A minor has been hospitalized after she was allegedly Raped by a shopkeeper in Lahore’s Nawab Town

Rights Watch | November 20th 2020

-Hafiz Saeed, chief of banned Jamaatud Dawa (JuD), has been sentenced to 10-year imprisonment on charges of Terror Financing in Lahore -Police in Dadu have arrested a man for the Alleged Murder of his 16-year-old sister

Rights Watch | November 19th 2020

-Sohail Ayaz has been sentenced to death for abusing & uploading Pornographic videos of 30 children on the dark web. -ATC in Rawalpindi has acquitted an accused who threw Acid on his Wife.

Rights Watch | November 18th 2020

-Police have arrested a man for the alleged murder and rape of a minor girl in the Kot Momin area. -Terminated schoolteachers from the Kech district continue their hunger strike for the second consecutive day in Quetta

Rights Watch | November 17th 2020

-The Council of Islamic Ideology has been tasked with preparing a draft definition of Forced Conversions -After a delay of 3 months, Faisalabad police finally registers a case against 3 cops Illegal Detention of a man & his brother.

Rights Watch | November 16th 2020

-A PTI leader in Sahiwal who was accused of slapping a woman postal officer has been appointed a district coordinator of the Punjab Women Protection Authority. -Lahore man held for minor's Rape, murder

COVID Watch | November 26th 2020

ICUs in hospitals across the country are reaching full capacity as the second wave of the virus continues to spread at a rapid pace.

COVID Watch | November 25th 2020


COVID Watch | November 24th 2020

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A candid conversation with Nisha Rao

November 21st, 2020; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; Nisha Rao transwomen in her late 20s shot to fame when she became the first most successful practicing transgender lawyer in the country. We sat down with Nisha for a candid conversation about her experiences in the legal profession.

Is Nawaz’s battle cry for salvation or civilian supremacy

October 17th, 2020; By Munizae Jahangir; LAHORE; In an unprecedented first, Punjab’s most popular leader called out a sitting army head, Qamar Bajwa & ISI Chief General Faiz on meddling in politics, kidnapping journalists, & pressurizing the judiciary

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