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Zero arrests in target killings uprooting KP’s Sikh community

Assailed by target killings and denied justice, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Sikh community has little other recourse than to relocate to safer grounds. Those who remain must rely on each other for support and safety, as the state plays the role of a silent spectator to their plight.

Chilas residents protest over the burning of a girl’s school in Diamer

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Scores of Chilas residents on November 9 held a protest against the burning down of a girls' school in Diamer, Gilgit Baltistan. All major political and religious parties attended the protest terming the incident an "act of terror".

Prosecuted once, persecuted for life.

How blasphemy victims and their defence counsels are ostracised in Pakistan

Sindhi intellectuals say culture must check extremism

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Intellectuals have stressed upon the revival of Sindhi culture and language to check the growing religious extremism among youth in the province as pointed out in a recent think tank research report.
Impact of Talibanization on Women in Afghanistan and Pakistan

UNCENSORED | Impact of Talibanization on Women in Afghanistan and Pakistan

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Speakers at the Asma Jahangir Conference 2021 – Challenges to Human Dignity raised alarm over the crumbling humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, and appealed to Pakistan and the international community to push the Afghan Taliban to ensure rights and dignity to Afghan women and girls.

Extremist groups must be held accountable for violence: HRCP

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Extremist groups should be held accountable for the killings of thousands of people before any negotiations can take place

Rights Watch | 11th November 2021

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The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a review petition submitted by 16,000 sacked government employees calling for a stay on implementing the apex court’s August judgment. More on human rights here.
TLP protestors storm into Gujranwala as govt maintains a 'no-talk stance'

TLP protestors storm into Gujranwala as govt maintains a ‘no-talk stance’  

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The federal government on Thursday reiterated that it won’t hold negotiations with the banned Tehrik Labaik Pakistan as thousands of its activists marched into Gujranwala city.

Taliban assail journalists covering women’s rally in Kabul

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At least three journalists were attacked by Taliban fighters for covering a women's protest in Kabul.
Desecration case: Activists alarmed at indictment of Saba Qamar, Bilal Saeed

Desecration case: Activists alarmed at indictment of Saba Qamar, Bilal Saeed

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Human rights activists have expressed alarm at the indictment of actor Saba Qamar and singer Bilal Saeed in an alleged case of desecration of Wazir Khan mosque.