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Aqueous Affair

Aqueous Affair

Aqueous Affair The Indian Premiere League 9 scheduled in Maharashtra has got the cricket fever to the next level as the Wankhade Stadium in Mumbai flaunts all the glitz and glamour; the

Prisoners’ Rights In Jeopardy

Prisoners’ Rights In Jeopardy Article 25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states, “Everyone has the right to a standard of living adequate for the health and well-being of himself and

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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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Daniyal Hassan

Has Article 2(4) Of The UN Charter Become Redundant In The 21st Century?

Has Article 2(4) Of The UN Charter Become Redundant In The 21st Century? The principle of non-intervention in international relations is indeed deep-rooted. It would be difficult, if not impossible for there to be

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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

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Asad Palijo

Jinnah’s ‘Presidential’ Pakistan

Jinnah’s ‘Presidential’ Pakistan A little while back, while representing Sindh at the Youth Parliament Pakistan (YPP) in Islamabad, I had the good fortune of coming across a rare hand-written note by Mohammad

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Infrastructural Development And Public Safety

Infrastructural Development And Public Safety I have seen great consistency in the political mindset of our rulers with regards to ‘jo dikhta hai wo bikta hai’ i.e. our rulers religiously follow the idea

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Ayesha Siddique Khan

Is The Use Of Torture Under Any Circumstances Justified?

Is The Use Of Torture Under Any Circumstances Justified? ‘Torture anywhere is an affront to human dignity everywhere’ – George Bush in 2003. In the present era of global conflict and terrorism, civil

Rights – Unknown

Rights – Unknown Prejudice which articulates itself in discrimination and oppression goes against the first two Articles of Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). According to Article 1 of UDHR  ‘All human

Witness Protection In Pakistan: Current Laws, Amendments and Comparison With Other Countries

Witness Protection In Pakistan: Current Laws, Amendments and Comparison With Other Countries Introduction Although, the Protection of Pakistan Act 2014 [1] exists and Sindh Assembly passed a resolution for the said subject

A Comparative Analysis of the Constitutions of Pakistan and the US

A Comparative Analysis of the Constitutions of Pakistan and the US The Constitution of the United States of America is the first ever written constitution and is well over 200 years old,