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Federal Legislation In 2016

Federal Legislation In 2016 In the year 2016, the National Assembly passed 51 Acts but the Majlis-e-Shura (Parliament) altogether passed just seven, out of which two were new laws and five were amendments

Fiasco Of The Anti-Honor Killing Bill 2015/16

Fiasco Of The Anti-Honor Killing Bill 2015/16 When the atrocious murder of famous social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch was committed in the pretext of “honor”, Parliament decided to enact a law which

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Worse Than The Romans

Worse Than The Romans In a torch-lit procession, she would be escorted from her family’s home to the groom’s home, where the latter would be waiting. On arrival the door posts of

Offences – Basic Concepts

Offences – Basic Concepts Section 40 of Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) defines an offence as any act or omission which has been made punishable by any/special or local law. However, section 81 articulates

No Honor In Honor Killings

No Honor In Honor Killings “A man remains a man no matter how poor his conduct. A woman, even if she were to deviate for one instance, from the role given to