The main focus of the council is marriage and its wish to reduce the space for women.
Hitherto, in most cases, high courts struck down the sentence of death in Section 295-C cases.
Despite the government’s claims regarding IDP rehabilitation, the road ahead is bumpy.
The present wave of populism is manifestly different from the earlier phenomenon.
Why must a community be forced to undertake a long march for the redressal of its grievances?
A correct way to proceed would be to accept persons with disabilities as essential stakeholders.
There is more to water management in Pakistan than inter-provincial squabbles over water theft.
Media persons are victims not only of those hostile to their calling, they are also targeted by ‘friendly’ patrons.
Balochistan has become the second province after Punjab to ban private moneylending.
History will surely be interested in the anatomy of the Islamabad trial of democracy.
The government courted trouble by appearing to be without a political response to the situation.
The state apparatus has failed to adapt to the needs of a democratic dispensation.
The people of Pakistan should be concerned that the slogan of caliphate has spread to India.
Our planners will find much food for thought in a recent collection of studies on gender inequality.
While real issues are ignored, a great deal of energy is being wasted on misleading the people through slogans.
The safeguards inserted in Protection of Pakistan Bill are inadequate.
The government need not be upset if civil society starts examining its conduct.
It is doubtful whether the people will endorse Qadri’s agenda for a crypto-theocracy.
Several religious seminaries all over Balochistan have greatly influenced the thinking of the young generation.
Khair Bakhsh Marri was optimistic about his goals.