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“Adult women are infantilised, placed under parental and community control, and denied the right to take life decisions.”
The project by AKAH Pakistan enables communities to build in safer areas, and better prepare for and respond to disasters.
Some local laws allow people to register their address as a park bench or an intersection.
LONDON: British writer and barrister Mohsin Zaidi said his early experiences of racism in the LGBT+ community were ...
With three parties dominating Karachi's three tiers of govt, real solutions to its problems are often lost in a war of words.
India's coronavirus outbreak is the third worst in the world, with more than 1.9 million confirmed cases and about 40,700 deaths.
In her first two months as a trans victim support officer, Sharif helped 16 trans people in Rawalpindi in Punjab.
The virus has swiftly turned ideas into a large-scale, real-time trial.
‘Simply sending a photo by email can emit about the same amount of planet-warming gases as driving a car for a kilometre
The United Nations expects 70 per cent of people globally to be living in urban areas by 2050.
Trump says the US is "very close" to nailing down a deal.
LONDON: Efforts to share rivers, lakes and aquifers that cross national boundaries are falling short, raising a...
DHAKA: Bangladesh is striving to stop Rohingya refugees from being trafficked but the crackdown will “take some...
“We are in a climate emergency [...] this is the fight of our lives,” head of the UN's climate change secretariat says.
Alabama’s governor on Wednesday signed a bill aiming to ban abortions in almost all cases, including rape and incest.
TBILISI: Two Saudi sisters took to Twitter on Wednesday to plead for international protection and a safe haven,...
The playful protagonist, Asalif, takes centre stage in the documentary by US film-maker Mo Scarpelli.
MUMBAI: Workers in India’s Kerala state are now getting a three-hour afternoon siesta as part of a series of...
Shamima Begum's fate illustrates ethical, legal and security conundrums govts face dealing with families of militants.
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