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UN Commission agrees roadmap to women’s economic empowerment

The United Nations Commission on the Status of Women has agreed on a roadmap to women’s full and equal participation in the economy as a vital step to achieving sustainable development at its concluding session. “This Commission has engaged strongly, ... Read More »

‘Women contribute 50% of agenda in Sindh Assembly’

‘Women contribute 50% of agenda in Sindh Assembly’

KARACHI: Female MPAs were given awards to appreciate their performance in the Sindh Assembly in a ceremony on Tuesday. The ceremony was organised by the Pakistan Press Foundation in collaboration with Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability- Free And Fair Election ... Read More »

‘Honour’ killing: Man guns down married sister for eloping

‘Honour’ killing: Man guns down married sister for eloping

A mother of three was shot dead by her brother for the sake of “honour”, while another woman and a man were injured in the same incident on the Lower Mall on Thursday. The victim was married to Muhammad Hassan ... Read More »

Success Story: Meher un Nisa won ‘Integrity Idol Sindh 2016’ award

Success Story: Meher un Nisa won ‘Integrity Idol Sindh 2016’ award

Meher un Nisa, awarded with ‘Integrity Idol Sindh 2016′, was the participant of 10 days “Parliamentary Reporting” workshop by Women Media Center (WMC) Pakistan in 2008. After being awarded, she looks forward to working as an integrity ambassador. She has ... Read More »

IG urges people to educate their daughters about harassment

IG urges people to educate their daughters about harassment

HYDERABAD: If people stop educating their daughters due to fear and harassment, it will wreak havoc in the society, said Sindh IG Allah Dino Khawaja speaking at a seminar held in Sindh University (SU) on Thursday. The mystifying circumstances surrounding ... Read More »