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Rights Watch | 28th October 2021

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A survey conducted in GB with the aid of UNICEF found that 1 in 7 children were engaged in labour.

Rights Watch | 28th June 2021

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Police on Sunday arrested the uncle of a four-year-old girl whose decomposing body was found stuffed in a gunny sack in some fields in Basti Azizabad, Khanewal district, a day before. Initial reports suggested the victim was raped before being murdered. For more stories on human rights abuses, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 19th April 2021

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A resident of Thul in Jacobabad on Friday night, April 16, shot dead his wife and sister-in-law for so-called 'honour' for allegedly having illicit relations. Police have detained the accused and confiscated his weapon. For more news on human rights abuses, keep reading.
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Rights Watch | 15th December 2020

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A neighbor has confessed to raping and murdering a minor girl whose charred body was found in Peshawar’s Badabher area on November 19. The suspect told a magistrate that he had strangled the girl after assault in his house and later torched her body in a graveyard. For more stories on human rights concerns, keep scrolling.
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Rights Watch | 1st December 2020

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Anti-harassment posters put up in BRT buses, terminals to inculcate safe spaces for women and raise public awareness;
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Rights Watch | 26th October 2020

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Lahore policeman arrested for allegedly raping a performer in a Garden Town hotel; ten-year-old boy raped by teacher in a hostel in Ahmadpur East; senior couple accused of blasphemy for allegedly "defiling" Quran.
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Rights Watch | 19th October 2020

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A fourteen-year-old boy and a six-year-old girl were raped in Jaranwala, district Faislabad, while a thirteen-year-old boy was gang-raped in Lahore. A young, married woman was raped at gunpoint in Jaranwala. A man was gunned down in Mansehra for honour by wife's brother and nephew, as she had contracted the marriage against her family's wishes. Four Dolphin Force policemen have been booked for torturing, looting and illegally detaining two youths in Islamabad.
28 month old Zainab brutally raped and murdered in Charsadda

2 year old Zainab brutally raped and cut open

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28-month-old Zainab’s mother has been suffering seizures since the day her daughter was found murdered after being sexually assaulted some three days ago in Charsadda district. Her entire family is in shock.
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Rights Watch | 9th October 2020

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10 y/o boy found murdered after being subjected to sodomy, torture in Rahim Yar Khan; minor boy raped by male domestic worker in Bahawalpur; 8 y/o girl raped while suspects filmed the incident in Chiniot; 10 y/o Dadu girl raped and tossed on roadside by an influential.
Child marriages in Pakistan - Voicepk.net

Child Marriages: Judicial discretion or matter of legislation?

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Jun 21, 2020: In Pakistan, the definition of a child differs, across multiple laws in each of the four provinces. Under labour laws, a child is an individual below the age of 14 years, while under domestic labour laws, the age cap is 15 ...