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What is there for women in the manifestos of leading political parties?

What is there for women in the manifestos of leading political parties?

By: Abdul Moiz Malik PMLN in its manifesto outlined following health provisions or women: • 25% decrease in infant’s mortality rates and the maternal mortality rate by provision of health facilities in rural and impoverished areas. • Mehfuz maan ambulance ... Read More »

‘DA DA DING – DEEPIKA AND THE GIRLS AMAZE EVERYBODY IN THE NEW NIKE ADVERT’

‘DA DA DING – DEEPIKA AND THE GIRLS AMAZE EVERYBODY IN THE NEW NIKE ADVERT’

Nike recently released another advert starring Deepika Padukone, celebrated Indian actor with a rich history of sports and a score of inspirational Indian female athletes. The video has gripped the world and has reached over 3 million views already. The ... Read More »

Female Analyst Verbally Abused on National TV

Female Analyst Verbally Abused on National TV

Pakistan witnessed another disgraceful incident with the harassment of analyst and rights activist Marvi Sirmed on National Television. Senator Hafiz Hamdullah of Jamiat-I-Ulema-I-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) isreported to havethreatened and verbally abused the female activist over a row during the heated ... Read More »

International Day of Rural Women

International Day of Rural Women

Rural women constitute over a quarter of the total world population. Most of these women depend on natural resources and farming for their livelihood. In developing countries, rural women comprise approximately 43 per cent of the agricultural labor force, thereby ... Read More »

Harassment At Workplace

Harassment At Workplace

What is it really like to be a working woman in Pakistan? Thousands of women live through distressing experiences at their workplace. What is more surprising is the fact that these women seldom talk about it. So, in simple words, ... Read More »