Stoning to death case: Girl’s mother says they have been implicated in fake case

By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu Ms. Lailan Rind, mother of deceased girl Gull Saman Rind, has appealed Chief Justice of Supreme Court, Chief of Army Staff and Prime Minister to take serious notice of her daughter’s case who died accidently but some elements aired fake news that her daughter was stoned to death on the […]

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Law soon to protect journalists in Sindh – Nida Khuhro

Karachi Sindh Assembly’s SDG Taskforce on Wednesday formed an especial committee on freedom of expression and safety of journalist as part of national SDGs implementation agenda. During consultation organized by Peace & Justice Network, PCHR and National Parliamentary Taskforce on SDGs at Sindh Assembly, MPA Ms. Nida Khuhro said that provincial government will soon be […]

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PM Imran’s govt slammed for lodging fake cases against student leaders

Cases were registered for organizing ‘Students’ Solidarity March’ – Civil Society Organizations demand withdrawal of cases Staff Report Karachi Civil society and student leaders here on Tuesday strongly condemned the lodging of police cases against students for raising voice in favor of restoring student unions and demanded to withdraw these fake cases immediately. Addressing a […]

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Stoning to death of a girl: Body to be exhumed on Wednesday

BY Allah Bux Khushik Dadu DIG Police Hyderabad Naeem Shaikh has said that dead body minor girl Gul Saman Rind, reportedly stoned to death in a mountain village of Johi, district Dadu will be exhumed on Wednesday by medical board in graveyard of Lali Lak to ascertain the cause of her death as per law. […]

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Betrothed from birth: a Kurdish woman’s fight to end child marriage

By Hannah Lynch ERBIL, Kurdistan Region “Why did you ruin my life?” This is the question Huzga asked her uncle and cousin when they confronted her about a lawsuit she filed against them that landed them in jail for a week. Huzga has been fighting the dictates her family placed upon her since infancy. As […]

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Saeed Ghani says ‘No evidence that Johi girl was killed on pretext of Karo-Kari’

Karachi Sindh Minister for Information, Archives and Labour Saeed Ghani said on Sunday that Sindh government after taking prompt notice of an alleged incident in which an eleven year old girl was killed on the pretext of karo-kari in a village of Johi town of district Dadu, has directed the district Police to investigate the […]

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78 people committed suicide by self-immolation during 11-months in Tharparkar

By GR Junejo Mithi Justice ® Majida Rizvi, chairperson, Sindh Human Rights Commission, said here Wednesday that reports of illegal mining of granite at Karonjhar Mountain, the concerned authorities have been directed to ensure that no further excavation takes place. Addressing the officials of different government departments, NGOs and the media persons at Darbar Hall […]

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Double Standards: Indian Sindhi Hindu Family Detained For Visiting Sadhu Belo Temple

Sindh Courier Report Sukkur It looks the Pakistan has different laws, rules and regulations for those visiting this country for pilgrimage of their sacred places. For example, Sikh community people from India and elsewhere are allowed visa-free entry and special corridors are developed for them spending billions of rupees while the Hindu pilgrims, visiting on […]

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Alarming Rise in Blasphemy Cases Recorded in Sindh

52 blasphemy cases registered across the province during 10 months of 2019 as compared to 28 in corresponding period of 2018; Main reason is said to be religious extremism and ‘settling the score’ Sindh Courier Report Karachi An alarming rise has been recorded in blasphemy cases in Sindh in ten months of current year, as […]

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Big rallies across France to condemn domestic violence

Monitoring Desk Paris Marches have been held in dozens of French cities to condemn femicide and other forms of gender-based violence, reports BBC. Using the hashtag #NousToutes (All of Us), protesters accuse the authorities of turning a blind eye to the problem. Measures to tackle domestic violence are expected to be unveiled on Monday. France […]

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