Afghan and Pakistani officials intend for the release of Baradar to advance peace talks between Afghanistan and the Taliban.
In Pakistan, the rights of fundamentalists surpass the rights of women.
An 18 year old actress in Pakistan is in critical condition after being attacked with acid for refusing a marriage proposal.
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.