LAHORE: The Asma Jahangir Conference 2018 under the theme ‘Justice for Empowerment’ successfully concluded with fiery speeches from PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, ANP leader Afrasiab Khattak, Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari and former National Assembly speaker Ayaz Sadiq. A...
The Asma Jehangir Memorial International Conference on human rights this weekend in Lahore has to have been a good thing. It is implied in the title, human rights and Asma Jehangir, recently deceased, undeniably influential, and to all intents...
LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan on Saturday paid rich tributes to human rights advocate Asma Jehangir (late) citing her influence on the country’s justice system. “Asma Jahangir worked for human rights and because of her I started taking suo motu...
FEATURING A STAR-STUDDED LINE-UP, THE #AJCONF2018 WILL BE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC VIA LIVE-STREAM The inaugural edition of the Asma Jahangir Conference 2018, focusing on a theme of ‘Justice for Empowerment,’ will be held this weekend in Lahore. The invitation-only conference,...
LAHORE: The speakers and audience of a session at the Asma Jahangir Conference 2018 on Sunday stood divided on whether the death sentence acted as a deterrent to crime. The session was moderated by Asma Jahangir’s daughter Munizae, who started...