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Pakistan, China’s opportunity
Pakistan, China’s opportunity

By Shazia Hasan
June 10 2017

If you pass him by in his electronic parts and components shop in the Electronics Market in …

Shackled children
Shackled children

By RUKHSANA SHAH
May 19 2017

ALL children, including children with disabilities, have the right to live with and be cared for by …

Brexit and rights
Brexit and rights

By Hector Rios
May 19 2017
 
There are a reported three million EU citizens and more than five million non-EU citizenships in Britain. …

Fear of women’s emancipation
Fear of women’s emancipation

By Raza Habib Raja
May 19 2017
 
Recently, the Jamat-e-Islami (JI) chief, Sirajul Haq, made a controversial speech that sparked a debate. In the speech, Haq tried to …

A culture shift in Britain
A culture shift in Britain

By Josiah Mortimer
May 19 2017

Progressive alliances are more than formal pacts: this is a culture shift
The final tally for the ‘progressive …

HRCP call for citizens’ rights
HRCP  call for citizens’ rights

By INTIKHAB HANIF
April 12 2017

The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has urged the government and the judiciary to take more …

PAKISTAN CALLING BRITAIN
PAKISTAN CALLING BRITAIN

By Anwar Akhtar
April 12 2017
 
Pakistan Calling is not just aimed at the British Pakistani community, but anybody who has an interest …

WHY DARA STILL SPEAKS TO US TODAY
WHY DARA STILL SPEAKS TO US TODAY

By ANWAR AKHTAR
April 12 2017
 
That was my response when Nicholas Hytner asked, where do we find stories about what is happening …

Pakistan and gender inequality
Unbalanced scale with a man and woman

By I.A. REHMAN
March 13 2017

PERHAPS one of the appropriate activities related to International Women’s Day, celebrated across Pakistan yesterday a little …

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