Tag Archives: Minorities


Farah Adeed

Protecting Women And Minorities In Pakistan – Beyond The Law

Protecting Women And Minorities In Pakistan – Beyond The Law   Women and minorities in Pakistan are not safe. This is the truth of the day and it does not matter whether

Is The Killing Of Rohingya ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ Or Muslim Genocide?

Is The Killing Of Rohingya ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ Or Muslim Genocide? A campaign for ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya Muslims is being carried out by Burmese authorities in the western state of Arakan.

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The State Of Transgender Rights In Pakistan

The State Of Transgender Rights In Pakistan It is worth questioning ourselves whether in a country that struggles to provide food, shelter and clothing to its citizens, there is any need or

Do We Really Need The Council Council Of Islamic Ideology (CII)?

Do We Really Need The Council Council Of Islamic Ideology (CII)? Contrary to the old practice of not raising voice against any matter concerning religion in Pakistan, people nowadays are more aware


Sheraz Zaka

Part II: In ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’ – Hats Off To His Lordship!

Part II: In ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’ – Hats Off To His Lordship! On 23rd February 2016, the honourable Lahore High Court judge, Justice Syed Mansoor Ali Shah declared the Federal Law Revision

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Christian Community Wins Battle Of Protection Of Churches From Orange Line Metro Train

Christian Community Wins Battle Of Protection Of Churches From Orange Line Metro Train The Government of Punjab initiated a mass transit project of Lahore Orange Line Metro Train to apparently facilitate the

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Javeria Younes

How Judiciary Has Institutionalized Curb On Free Speech

How Judiciary Has Institutionalized Curb On Free Speech “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear” ― George Orwell. Freedom of

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Forced Marriage And Conversion Stem From Institutionalized Intolerance

Forced Marriage And Conversion Stem From Institutionalized Intolerance Religious diversity forms the bedrock of civilized democratic state, however in Pakistan the right to propagate and freely practice one’s religion is strictly restricted

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Sindh Assembly Approves Hindu Marriage Bill

Sindh Assembly Approves Hindu Marriage Bill For the first time in the country’s history, marriage laws for millions of Hindus living in Sindh have been codified after the Sindh Assembly approved the

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Hassan Niazi

A Minor Guardian

A Minor Guardian Is a Constitutional Court, or the Supreme Court in our case, the best institution to protect the rights of minorities in a country? Reading that sentence, may either cause

In ‘Pursuit Of Happiness’: Christian Man Seeks Permission To Divorce Wife

Christian minority in ‘pursuit of happiness’: A Christian man seeks permission to divorce his wife: A riddle before the Honourable Lahore High Court On 13 January 2016, I argued at length before