Posts tagged "pakistan"
Pakistan Metropolis Gets First Female Police Chief

Pakistan Metropolis Gets First Female Police Chief

"My husband opposed my decision to join the police force 20 years ago. It was a big challenge. I was a little bit hesitant to accept it."
Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death for Marrying A Man of Her Own Choosing

Pakistani Woman Stoned to Death for Marrying A Man of Her Own Choosing

"I killed my daughter as she had insulted all of our family by marrying a man without our consent, and I have no regret over it."
Pakistan to Release Head of Taliban Military Operations

Pakistan to Release Head of Taliban Military Operations

Afghan and Pakistani officials intend for the release of Baradar to advance peace talks between Afghanistan and the Taliban.
New All-Women Jirga in Pakistan Takes Steps Toward Equality

New All-Women Jirga in Pakistan Takes Steps Toward Equality

In Pakistan, the rights of fundamentalists surpass the rights of women.
Pakistani Actress Attacked with Acid

Pakistani Actress Attacked with Acid

An 18 year old actress in Pakistan is in critical condition after being attacked with acid for refusing a marriage proposal.
Pakistani Women's University Closed Indefinitely

Pakistani Women’s University Closed Indefinitely

In the wake of a bomb attack on Saturday, the Sardar Bahadur Khan (SBK) Women's University has shut its doors indefinitely. The Bolan Medical Complex, which was attacked while Doctors treated victims of the university bombing, is also closed indefinitely.
Pakistani Women's University Bus, Hospital Bombed

Pakistani Women’s University Bus, Hospital Bombed

A bus for a women's university in Pakistan and the hospital that treated victims from the blast were bombed on Saturday, killing 14 students and 24 others at the hospital.