Monthly Archives: March 2020

Rescue operations to recover sold brides in China put on halt as COVID-19 travel bans continues

Rescue operations to recover sold brides in China put on halt as COVID-19 travel bans continues

Anti-trafficking groups have suspended rescue operations of “brides” from China amid Coronavirus travel restrictions. Promising of providing a lucrative jobs thousands of women have been lured to China only to be sold as forced brides to maintain the gender equilibrium. Vietnam and ... Read More »

Domestic violence against women in China surges amid Coronavirus outbreak

Domestic violence against women in China surges amid Coronavirus outbreak

  With millions of people in China spending time indoors, rights activists say there have been increasing instances of domestic violence. According to BBC, a female activist by the name of Guo Jing, who had only moved to Wuhan – ... Read More »

Muslim girl breaks stereotype by demanding one of a kind ‘Meher’ from Husband

Muslim girl breaks stereotype by demanding one of a kind ‘Meher’ from Husband

A Muslim girl, residing from Indian state of Kerala broke the conventional norms of society by asking for books as ‘Meher’ in her marriage. The groom agreed and the girl’s photo with the books has since been ruling over the ... Read More »

Over 13 million girls are deprived of basic education in Pakistan

Over 13 million girls are deprived of basic education in Pakistan

Despite a constitutional article guaranteeing the right of every child in Pakistan to a free education more than 13 million girls in Pakistan have never seen inside of a class room, hence depriving them from their basic education. People often ... Read More »

Int’ Women’s Day: Thousands hit streets of Pakistan to counter misogynist mind set of society

Int’ Women’s Day: Thousands hit streets of Pakistan to counter misogynist mind set of society

Aurat March gatherings and rallies were held in Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Quetta, Multan, Sukkur, Hyderabad and other cities to highlight the predicament of women. Read More »