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Rights Watch | 1 February 2023

Ministry of Religious Affairs Accused of Gender Bias in Rejection of Female Haj Director General Pakistan's National Commission of Human Rights (NCHR) criticized the Ministry...

Social Media Echoes the Pain of Peshawar Tragedy

On January 30, Peshawar faced the deadliest hit to the city in a decade when a suicide bomber blasted himself in a mosque in the heavily fortified Police Lines district. The social media echoed the pain that the city of flowers had to face.

AGHS organizes Anti-Rape Law training workshop at the KP Judicial Academy...

AGHS Legal Aid Cell organized a training workshop on the new Anti-Rape laws at the KP Judicial Academy in #Peshawar. The workshop was attended by more than 25 additional district and sessions judges from across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Rights Watch | 31 January 2023

IHC Demands Report on Missing 18-Year-Old Woman   The Islamabad High Court asks for police report on missing 18-year-old woman. The case was brought to the...

Rights Watch | 30 January 2023

Family alleges murder of 4-year-old girl found in sewage tank Family alleges murder of 4-year-old girl found dead in sewage tank. The family of Mehrun...

Ali Wazir to be released after getting bail in DIK sedition...

If no surprise cases spring up, MNA Ali Wazir will be released after he secures bail in the last sedition case in DI Khan, his lawyer Qadir Khan tells Voicepk.net on Saturday. On Friday, PHC granted him bail in the sixth case registered against him in Charsadda.

Rights Watch | 28 January 2023

Sindh Govt Considers Appeal in Rao Anwar Extrajudicial Killing Case The Sindh government is considering whether to challenge an antiterrorism court's acquittal of former SSP...

Minor girl in critical care as torture suspects secure pre-arrest bail

A 13-year-old house help is in critical care with burn injuries as suspects who allegedly tortured her secure pre-arrest bail till February 2

Rights Watch | 27 January 2023

Bodies of Two Missing Baloch Youths Found The bodies of two missing Baloch youths, Sarang Marri and Waheed Zahri, have been found. Sarang Marri had...

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کیا شہری ہوا بازی کے وفاقی وزیر غلام سرور خان نے پی آئی اے پر خود کش حملہ کیا؟

Jul 05. 2020: کپٹین خالد تنویر ہیں جنہوں نے اپنی زندگی کے 25 بہترین سال پی آئی اے میں بطور پائلٹ کے گزارے تھے مگر اب انکا نام بھی مشکوک یا جعلی لایسنس رکھنے والے پائلٹس کی لسٹ میں آ گیا ہے جو وفاقی وزیر شہری ہوا بازی غلام سرور خان نے قومی اسمبلی میں پیش کی تھی ...

PALPA terms list about dubious licenses as ‘fake’

Jul 05. 2020: Khalid Tanwir is a retired commercial airline pilot who has given 25 precious years of his life to the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA); he has the experience of thousands of flight hours. But on June 25, 2020, a bombshell ...

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Pakistan awaiting Indian nod for consular access to girl arrested there

The Foreign Office on Thursday said it is awaiting Indian response to a consular access request for Pakistani girl #IqraJeewani who was arrested there in Jan. Her father appealed to both governments to expedite her repatriation on compassionate grounds.

The Professor who prompted a series of resignations in universities across Afghanistan

Meet Obaidullah Wardak, a professor from Kabul University who prompted a series of resignations in universities across Afghanistan in solidarity with female students.

Taliban ban women from universities in Afghanistan

A letter by the Ministry of Higher Education instructed universities to immediately suspend access to female students on 20 December 2022. 

Parliamentarians clash over MNA Hina Rabbani Khar representing Pakistan in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

Female parliamentarians across the board rallied in support of Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar after a disgruntled MNA criticized the government for sending a woman to Taliban-ruled Afghanistan.