Women must be informed that they can refuse polygamous arrangements by the insertion of an anti-polygamy clause in
They began the day in their school uniforms, they ended it in burial shrouds.
Fatwas that liberate women from being responsible for the acts of men are ignored or picked apart.
ISIS have now published their own food recipes, straight out of Al-Zawra School, so sisters can take part in Jihad too.
‘Islamic’ constitutions often grant just as many rights as secular countries: implementation is the problem.
Sixty-five polio workers have died in the service of an apathetic nation; undeserving of their sacrifice.
The government can at any time and with no stated reason prevent a Pakistani from leaving the country by putting ...
So normalised is the killing of women that it is difficult to extract more than a desultory shrug or a resigned sigh.
What does it mean to be a citizen of a particular country when a passport can be easily procured with the transfer ...
In author Bina Shah’s new novel, 'A Season for Martyrs', what history has torn apart, fiction brings together.
Female doctors have to contend with societal pressures that make achievement impossible.
The killing of Shama and Shahzad was not a silent, unseen crime; the assailants did not worry about being caught.
The world in prison, where blasphemy accused are being killed before trial, reflects the world outside.
An uneducated and powerless majority is useful for an equally uneducated but powerful ruling class.
The lords of UAE do to their domestic workers what we do to our own, together maintaining a ceaseless chain of servitude
Drones are a perfect symbol of a superpower that can kill but remain invincible itself.
Like the rest of the world, ISIS is obsessed with whiteness. The white fighters get the most face time before the media.
Pakistani workers abroad can be a source of economic rejuvenation at home.
Pakistani men have discarded the second portion of the clause on polygamy, the one that exhorts “perfect justice”.
In recent years, polygamy has become more normalised in Pakistan’s marital culture, and is presented as a solution for