Christian activist and SP Singha Award recipient Augustine Jacob talks to about his work and how he hopes rights activism in Pakistan can evolve.
“The TTP has set up alternative administrative structures, very similar to those being set-up by the Afghan Taliban in territories they control, in at least 7 districts of ex-FATA"
"Families of the forcibly disappeared feel a special kind of pain. When I look at the condition of my household I can't help but cry out, it is impossible for me to stay silent," says Sami Deen
A ground breaking feature of the PSCA's Women Safety app is sending user coordinates in order to ensure an immediate police response.
July 3rd, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; The roll back of the 18th Constitutional Amendment and Pakistan’s re-engagement with the Taliban militia are the two foremost existential threats to the country, Farhatullah Babar, Pakistan People Party Secretary General, said at a memorial reference for late senator Usman Kakar.
July 3rd, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; The martyrdom of late senator Usman Kakar has raised awareness among the masses to continue their struggle against exploitation in the country, Afrasiab Khattak
July 3rd, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; Speaking in a memorial reference for Usman Kakar in Lahore, Mukhtar Khan Yousafzai, has renewed calls for a judicial inquiry comprising apex court judges into the alleged murder of the late party senator.
July 1st, 2021; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; Nighat Orakzai, a four-time elected MPA in KP, speaks about how the provincial government has stonewalled her bills relating to women and children in the assembly.
July 16, 2021; By Hamid Riaz & Hassan Raza; LAHORE; Jugnu Mohsin discusses her journey as a politician, the recent attack on her, and her views on the gender divide in politics in an exclusive interview with
June 4th, 2021; By Ahmed Saeed; LAHORE; Despite a sudden ban on him, Hamid Mir has ruled out stepping back from his stance demanding protection for journalists. He dispels that he insulted the army or its troops, and counters the allegations against him. Our exclusive interview with him.