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COIED is a burden on exchequer, must justify its existence: IHC

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The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has said the Commission on Inquiry on Enforced Disappearances (COIED) had not been able to effectively achieve its object of bringing an end to the impunity against ‘enforced disappearances’ despite a decade of its existence.

IHC stops ICT police from arrest of Baloch protestors, Imaan Mazari

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Withholding of the copy of an FIR is against the basic fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution. In the context of all this, Imaan Mazari said that with the attitude of the district administration, the FIR was not shocking at all.

Incensed journalists march to Parliament House against Black Law

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Media workers from across the country on Sunday marched to Parliament against the govt’s proposed PMDA. Journalists set up an overnight sit-in camp for Monday's protest during President Alvi's address to the parliament.

Young Woman’s Murder Shocks Nation

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According to details the 27 year old Noor had gone to Zahir Jaffar's home where he killed her and beheaded her.

Protecting those Invisible Workers

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While the battle for workers’ rights continues, even though it is late, the new law passed for the Islamabad territory is a step in the right direction.
Govt rolls back mortgaging F-9 park following public backlash

Govt rolls back mortgaging F-9 park following public backlash

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26th January 2021; By Ayesha Mir; ISLAMABAD; Following outrage by citizens and civil society activists against the government's plan to mortgage Islamabad's scenic F-9 park, PM Imran Khan announced rolling back the decision

Resolve journalists’ issues within 3 months, PFUJ tells govt

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The Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) on Friday gave the government a three-month deadline to resolve the ongoing media crisis which has severely compromised the independence of media in the country.
Rights Watch

Rights Watch | 05th August 2020

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Infant girl thrown off building; survives: Police detained a man and woman for allegedly dropping a newborn girl from the second floor of a building in Karachi’s Baloch Colony neighbourhood. The incident took place in the early morning of ...

‘My abduction has a direct relation with contempt case’: Matiullah Jan

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Jul 22, 2020: Senior journalist Matiullah Jan appeared in the Supreme Court today for the hearing of a suo moto case against him. Matiullah was abducted on Tuesday morning but was recovered later at night after a period of 12 ...

Close aide of Abdul Aziz goes missing; Lal Masjid cordoned off

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Jul 21, 2020: Trouble flared in Islamabad yet again as Maulana Idrees, the close aide of Lal Masjid cleric Abdul Aziz, went missing outside Jamia Fareedia in E-7 on July 15. Lal Masjid has once again been cordoned off to prevent Abdul Aziz from ...