Monthly Archives: August 2015

Is Pakistan male?

Is Pakistan male?

As common idioms go, the Pakistani nation is perceived and personified as male. Its female citizens are ‘his’ avatars who are validated through kinship – either by virtue of birth or marriage. This explains how the title of Mother/Daughter/Sister-in-law of ... Read More »

Woman speaks of forced conversion, denial to lodge FIR of rape, trafficking

Woman speaks of forced conversion, denial to lodge FIR of rape, trafficking

KARACHI: How women of marginalised communities are suffering at the hands of influential people and the state has turned a blind eye towards their misery came to light at a press conference held on Friday. Emmi, 30, and resident of ... Read More »

Women Parliamentarians improve understanding on post-2015 Sustainability Development Goals

Women Parliamentarians improve understanding on post-2015 Sustainability Development Goals

Women lawmakers engaged in a study circle in Islamabad at the Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services on Wednesday to build an insight of the post-2015 sustainable development goals (SDGs) The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were established by the UN in ... Read More »

ALMIRA BECOMES FIRST PAKISTANI WOMAN FOOTBALLER TO PLAY IN UK

ALMIRA BECOMES FIRST PAKISTANI WOMAN FOOTBALLER TO PLAY IN UK

Almira Rafeeque signed with UK’s Luton Town Football Club on a long term deal and will make her debut on against Stevenage FC on August 1, 2015 after considering contracts from Tottenham Hotspur and Stoke City F.C. Rafeeque has said ... Read More »