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PROTECTION OF WOMEN AGAINST VIOLENCE BILL RESERVATIONS OF WOMEN MPAS, CIVIL SOCIETY ADDRESSED

PROTECTION OF WOMEN AGAINST VIOLENCE BILL RESERVATIONS OF WOMEN MPAS, CIVIL SOCIETY ADDRESSED

  LAHORE: Chief Minister’s Special Monitoring Unit and the Law Department were able to satisfy women MPAs and members of the civil society about the Punjab Protection of Women Against Violence Bill 2015 here on Wednesday. The bill was to ... Read More »

RECORD NUMBER OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

RECORD NUMBER OF PROSECUTIONS FOR VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

  A record number of people have been prosecuted for offences categorised as “violence against women and girls”, figures for England and Wales show. A Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) report showed more than 107,000 such prosecutions in the year to ... Read More »

NAB SEEKS WOMEN POWER TO HELP CREATE A CORRUPTION-FREE SOCIETY

NAB SEEKS WOMEN POWER TO HELP CREATE A CORRUPTION-FREE SOCIETY

Karachi   The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Karachi on Thursday invited a panel of eminent females to discuss the role of women in an anti-corruption awareness launched by the bureau.   The panel included a lawmaker Mehtab Akbar Rashidi, chief ... Read More »

MARVI VOWS TO MAKE BISP NATIONAL PRIDE IN WORLD

MARVI VOWS TO MAKE BISP NATIONAL PRIDE IN WORLD

ISLAMABAD: Chairperson Benazir Income Support Program (BISP) Marvi Memon Saturday vowed to make the Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) a national pride and exemplary model in the world. Addressing the concluding ceremony of a five-day workshop titled ‘Empowering Women in ... Read More »

FOR A PAKISTANI JOURNALIST, NAVIGATING THE PERSONAL IS A HARD TASK

FOR A PAKISTANI JOURNALIST, NAVIGATING THE PERSONAL IS A HARD TASK

For a young woman, reporting news in Pakistan is no easy job. Zar Nigor, an aspiring writer from Gilgit Baltistan, says she doesn’t feel completely free as a journalist. “There are so many taboos,” she says. As a first step ... Read More »