Civil society activists in India are hopeful the government led by Nawaz Sharif will work towards improving ties with
The protesting female workers led by PTI leader Aysha Gulalay Wazir were holding placards and banners inscribed with
Her phone rang at 9 p.m. “Can you come tonight? He's home.” The voice was anxious.
The same sea, the same sky. The distance between Mumbai and Karachi is only 877 km.
The caravan has been organised by ActionAid Pakistan and PODA (Potohar Organization for Development Advocacy) to mark
Pakistan will host the 7th meeting of the women speakers from around the world in November this year.
On the 100th anniversary of International Women's Day, Rizwan Latif, a national UN Volunteer Outreach and Capacity De
Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Women Wing Sindh Information Secretary Ms Sharmila Farooqui left here on Sunday for the
In Pakistan, Salman Taseer's assassination in early January has blown the lid off the seething cauldron that has been
Civil society has called upon the government to take special measures for reducing gender gaps as are revealed in nat
Women in rural areas are particularly vulnerable to oppression by family and society because of lack of education and
It all began on February 12, 1983, when outspoken lawyers, doctors and activists stood up against the discriminatory
Women need to take their place alongside men to help build peace across the world, human rights activist Dr Sima Sama
ISLAMABAD: A two-day regional conference on gender and policing began on Tuesday at the Islamabad National Library.
Sustainable peace invariably builds on improving the living conditions and perspectives of the majority of the popula
Terrorism and Afghan insurgency have so overshadowed other issues in Pakistan that it sometimes feels like we -- comm
In Peshawar, Pakistan, the sermons of radical imams are carried on loudspeakers atop the minarets of mosques, and the
As a political activist and president of the women's wing of the Awami National Party (ANP), Zahira Khattak has been
As high-profile delegations from Pakistan visit India after the launch of a month-long cross-border signature campaig
For many years we have been witnessing women being prevented to participate in the electoral process both as voters a
Survey research has a role to play in providing Muslim women with a public voice where custom and culture does not pe
A Women Peace Makers Asia Regional Network is going to be launched in Kathmandu from January 26-February 1, 2011 orga
“We Are Super Women!” twelve young women from Israel, Palestine, India, and Pakistan shouted in unison wh
On Tuesday, January 18, 2011, four representatives from India and Pakistan came together to present the results of a