Rights Watch | 27 May 2023

Honor Killing Suspected: Woman Fatally Shot by In-Laws During Divorce Filing A woman named Tahmina Sangro was fatally shot in Larkana, reportedly by her brothers-in-law, at a Dokri court on Friday while she was in the process of filing for...

Rights Watch | 1 June 2023

Man sentenced to life for killing boy A man has been given a life imprisonment sentence and fined Rs800,000 for the murder of a young boy in January 2021. The incident occurred in village Rasoolpura, under the jurisdiction of Ganda...
Karachi’s legal fraternity has expressed concerns regarding security arrangements at courts, especially with regards to women’s cases, in light of two gender-based killings since the start of 2023.

Rights Watch | 26 May 2023

Prayer leader imprisoned for student's murder A prayer leader has been sentenced to prison for killing a student. The verdict was delivered by Additional District and Sessions Judge Chaudhry Naveed Akhtar in a case involving the abduction and murder of...

Rights Watch | 30 May 2023

Acid attack victim dies from burns A woman who was attacked with acid in Qabola, Sahiwal has passed away at Jinnah Hospital in Lahore after fighting for her life for 35 days. The incident occurred on April 25 when...
The family of a slain 7 y/o girl in Barakahu claim police are harassing them to withdraw rape charges from their complaint.
City Police have arrested a man for raping his minor step-daughter over the course of months. The suspect is also accused of electrocuting his wife, who is now on ventilator in a Lahore hospital
Pakistani women's movement activists expressed their deep sorrow and devastation at the passing of feminist icon, author and human rights defender Kamla Bhasin, who passed away today battling cancer.
Actress Saba Hameed grilled about members of her family in court instead of being questioned about sexual harassment allegations levied by Meesha Shafi against Ali Zafar
In a country where only 13% of the girls are still in school by the time they reach the ninth grade, it is not surprising that families do not focus on their education and career.