Tag Archives: Honour Killings

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Patriarchy Killed Hina Shahnawaz

Patriarchy Killed Hina Shahnawaz

Patriarchy Killed Hina Shahnawaz News of honour killings, or karo-kari, is not new to Pakistan. Almost a thousand women are killed every year for allegedly bringing “shame” to their families. In a

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PCSW Urges Police And Prosecution To Increase Convictions For Honour Crimes Through New Law

PCSW Urges Police And Prosecution To Increase Convictions For Honour Crimes Through New Criminal Law (Amendment) (Offences In The Name Or Pretext Of Honour) Act 2016 Friday, December 23rd – Punjab Commission


Huda Nadeem

Drowned To Be Cleansed – A Tale Of The “Honourable” Women In Pakistan

Drowned To Be Cleansed – A Tale Of The “Honourable” Women In Pakistan Pakistan, for 69 years, has experienced the role of the formal judicial law (comprising of the common law and


Purniya Awan

In Memory Of Qandeel Baloch: Loopholes In Pakistan’s First Anti-Rape & Anti-Honor Killing Laws

In Memory Of Qandeel Baloch: Loopholes In Pakistan’s First Anti-Rape & Anti-Honor Killing Laws On 6th October, 2016, Pakistan passed its very first anti-honor killings and anti-rape laws moved by Senator Farhatullah