Aug. 12, 2020: A group of publishers, booksellers, and writers has given a statement condemning the draconian Tahaffuz-e-Islam Bill (TIB), terming it an attack on the constitutional rights of free expression. The Bill adopted by Punjab ...
Chairperson of PCMR, Peter Jacob, and its members Justice (R) Kalash Nath Kohli, and Fatima Atif, in a joint statement on behalf of PCMR, have emphatically rejected the idea of passing an amendment to the ordinance that gives absolute power to an entity or person.
SAHR condemns murder in pakistan
January 20th, 2021; Bureau Report; LAHORE; After three days of intensive discussions, the executive committee of the PFUJ has released a document outlining the hardships being faced by media workers in the country. The body has threatened the government with a protest campaign if it does not address these hardships.
The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC), Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists, Haqooq e Khalq Movement is dismayed at the manner in which extensions in the tenures of the army, navy and air force chiefs of...
March 12th, 2021; By Staff Reporter; LAHORE; WAF registered a strong condemnation of an online hate campaign vilifying Aurat March & Aurat Azadi March as an 'anti-Islam foreign-funded agenda'.
In March 2021, in the backdrop of complaints, the Supreme Court of Pakistan directed a forensic audit of the communal properties managed by the Evacuee Trust Property Board that originally belonged to Hindus and Sikh communities.
South Asians for Human Rights, a regional network of Human Rights Defenders urges the new premier and the government of Pakistan to act upon its obligations towards preserving the constitutional rights
Social and political activists have announced that they will be holding a Climate Justice March on Monday, November 8.
Aug. 12, 2020: A group of about thirty female journalists has issued a joint statement condemning the excruciating circumstances in which female journalists are forced to operate in Pakistan. The report claims that there is an ongoing ...