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ARTICLE 62 (1)(f): Conflict with basic right to contest elections &...

February 20, 2024 By Xari Jalil LAHORE Judges are not equipped to make moral judgments, stated Chief Justice Qazi Faez Isa in a verdict he issued earlier...

Speculation Abounds as X Suspension in Pakistan Enters Third Day

Internet and social media disruptions deal a blow to online businesses and communication in Pakistan

Civil society condemns temporary arrest of PTI leader Salman Akram Raja

Arrests during PTI protest against alleged election rigging spark outrage. Salman Akram Raja's detainment draws condemnation from civil society.

Childbirth challenges in Kohistan

Enduring the burden of childbirth, women in remote Kohistan navigate the challenges of frequent pregnancies

Resilience & Resistance: Feminist Mela brings women together

'Not only are we susceptible to being attacked by the right-wing, but also the State of Pakistan, which can be seen as the local administration or the police, and the women are attacked,' says Dr Farzana Bari, women's rights activist.

Son of MQM’s Nisar Panhwar urges authorities to release his father...

The son of the missing MQM London leader, Nisar Panhwar, urges authorities to release his father and brother. Nisar Panhwar and his son Mohsin were allegedly abducted by unknown individuals on January 9, shortly after their nomination papers were accepted for election candidacy.

PHC ban on media interviews with suspects in custody stirs debate...

The recent decision by the PHC to ban media interviews with suspects in custody has sparked discussions among legal experts and human rights activists, raising questions about the balance between freedom of speech and the integrity of legal proceedings

PHC orders protection for Afghan transgender refugees, directs government to cease...

PHC strongly urges the government to immediately cease any harassment directed towards transgender refugees. Amidst the perilous conditions in Afghanistan, 17 transgender individuals have sought sanctuary in Pakistan.

Joint Action Committee demands fair investigation of polling discrepancies

In a letter released on February 15, JAC stated that serious notice must be taken regarding the irregularities that occurred in the pre-poll and polling phases, and also during the counting processes.

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