To highlight the issues of inter-faith harmony and rights of women at the national level, AAWAZ, in collaboration wit
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has teamed up once again with the Monyati Initiativ
The role of women in politics of the country from the platform of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PMLN) was filled
The National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) and civil society members expressed concern over the reduced nu
The Supreme Court on Tuesday observed that there was no cruelty bigger than depriving women from their right to vote.
Punjab University, Oriental College Chairman Department of Urdu and Veteran Educationist Professor Fakhar-ul-Haq Noor
To initiate consultation with different stakeholders on laws for women's issues, the Sindh government formed an eight
Speakers stressed on the need for education, awareness and training to enhance participation of women in the electora
UN Women is set to launch a five-year programme on social stabilisation and reconstruction.
The National Commission on the Status of Women (NCSW) initiated a study on women and policy in Pakistan at the beginn
Civil society activists in India are hopeful the government led by Nawaz Sharif will work towards improving ties with
Of nearly 75,000 prisoners in jails in Pakistan, around 1,100 are women, according to the Human Rights Commission of
Rural Women demands right to land, employment quota for rural women, protection of violence against women and a compr
Despite threats from militant groups, many women headed to the polls in Pakistan to vote in the country's historic el
The Gender Concerns International's Gender Election Monitoring (GEM) Mission has deployed 15 international and 50 nat
In its annual report, the HRCP said 913 girls and women, including 99 minors, were killed in 2012.
“My sole motive is to serve my people, especially women who have had no role in politics so far.
The Taliban may have placed a ban on theatre, but women in Pakistan's northern provinces won't allow the threat of th
For most women in Pakistan's war-torn and ultra-conservative frontier region, casting a vote in an election is an imp
The party elections of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) are being held in Lahore today.
The majority of the women elected to the last Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly on reserved seats have applied for tickets
Tanvir Zehra is one of thousands of women across Pakistan entering politics for the first time.
Former Special Representative of UN Secretary General and Head of Mission in Liberia Ellen Margrethe Loej has urged P
Speakers reiterated the demand of quota for women on general election seats and urged political leadership to finance
A civil society activist on Tuesday filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seeking direct elections of wo
A two-day training workshop for women politicians on “Leadership, peace-building, advocacy and effective media
PESHAWAR, 7 January 2013 (IRIN) - There was no warning when gunmen killed seven aid workers with local NGO Support Wi