Aurat Co

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Name: Aurat Co
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Adopt a comprehensive law against honour killing

, a young girl was shot dead allegedly by her father in the name of ‘honour’ in Akhundani village, Jhal Magsi district. Regrettably, she was not the only one who has had to face this brutality. There have been countless cases that Pakistan has faced, ... [Published Daily Times - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Pehle Aurat

There is a very strong case for the setting up of an Aam Aurat Party, which would primarily fight the Assembly (State) elections. Of course women, having the better half sense too, would probably like to call it Aam Log Party or Hamari Party. The issues ... [Published Friday Gurgaon - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Dr Masuma named goodwill ambassador

IslamabadFormer cabinet secretary and ambassador of Pakistan Dr Masuma Hasan has been named Goodwill Ambassador of the World NGO Day Initiative.The World NGO Day Initiative is a new designated international calendar day dedicated to all NGO worldwide ... [Published The News International - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Hate Story 2: Old wine in a new bottle

At a time when young filmmakers are looking to give a fresh perspective to heroine-oriented films, director Vishal Pandya rehashes the same old template of "Zakhmi Aurat" with a few cosmetic changes. In the first half, the female protagonist is exploited ... [Published The Hindu - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Women and culture

The lives of women in Pakistan have traditionally been conditioned and regulated by social and cultural customs as well as specific religious laws, culminating in widespread discrimination and violence against them.Women's movements in Pakistan have a ... [Published The News International - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 2 reports

Pakistani named NGO Day Initiative ambassador

KarachiDr Masuma Hasan, a former ambassador and cabinet secretary, was named the goodwill ambassador of the World NGO Day Initiative on Friday.The initiative is a new designated, international calendar day dedicated to the not-for-profit organisations ... [Published The News International - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

World Population Day: ‘Number of Pakistanis has reached high-risk levels’

Countr­y still strugg­ling with basic issues such as contra­ceptio­n.Dr Nighat Shah addresses a press conference on World Population Day at the Karachi Press Club on July 10, 2014. PHOTO: PPIKARACHI:The population of Pakistan and the rate at which it ... [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistans population explosion termed a scandal

KarachiThe exponential rise in the country’s population is not only the country’s biggest problem but also its “biggest scandal”, a leading physician has said.“Millions of rupees have been devoured on the pretext of population control but it continues ... [Published The News International - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Covering ‘aurat’ is more than wearing a headscarf

COVERING one’s aurat for women is not just about wearing a headscarf. There are certain criteria to be fulfilled according to Syarak (Islamic Law) in order to receive blessings from the Almighty said a speaker from the Prime Minister’s Office recentl ... [Published Brunei Times - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Civil society vows to protect democratic system

KarachiExpressing concerns over efforts by various quarters to derail the democratic system, civil society activists vowed on Saturday to stand up and resist these attempts by any means necessary.They were speaking at a discussion titled “Closing the ... [Published The News International - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Over 40pc women in remote areas dont have CNICs

LAHOREIN an era of information technology and awareness, a large number of women in the country are yet to have access to civil registration or CNIC, the basic documentation required for recognition of citizenship and a prerequisite for accessing public ... [Published The News International - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Thakur inaugurates unique acting training programme

Excelsior CorrespondentNatrang Director Balwant Thakur lighting traditional lamp to inaugurate ‘Discover the Actor in You’ on Tuesday.JAMMU, July 1: ‘Discover the Actor in You’ a unique acting training programme was inaugurated here today at Natrang Studio ... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Jul 01 2014]
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The fact that the trailer of "Hate Story 2'crossed over 4 million views on Youtube, within four days of its launch, the film has managed to create the right buzz and viewers are definitely looking forward to this thriller. A sequel to 'Hate Story' might even end up getting a huge response because of the fan following that TV actors Jay Bhanushali and Surveen Chawla enjoy."
In June, another Pakistani woman survived after being shot, tied in a sack and thrown into a canal for marrying a man of her choice. "The shocking incidents in recent weeks show vulnerability of womenfolk in Pakistan" said Farzana Bari, a rights activist based in the capital Islamabad
"I simply took her to court and registered a marriage" he said, infuriating her family

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Adopt a comprehensive law against honour killing [Published Daily Times - Jul 26 2014]
Pehle Aurat [Published Friday Gurgaon - Jul 26 2014]
Dr Masuma named goodwill ambassador [Published The News International - Jul 21 2014]
Hate Story 2 - Khoon Bhari Taang [Published IndiaGlitz - Jul 20 2014]
Hate Story 2: Old wine in a new bottle [Published The Hindu - Jul 18 2014]
'Hate Story 2' tweet review: This one's strictl... [Published IBNLive India News - Jul 18 2014]
A fair calling [Published The Week - Jul 16 2014]
Women and culture [Published The News International - Jul 14 2014]
Pakistani named NGO Day Initiative ambassador [Published The News International - Jul 12 2014]
Masuma named goodwill ambassador [Published Pakistan Press International - Jul 11 2014]
Pakistans population explosion termed a scandal [Published The News International - Jul 11 2014]
World Population Day: ‘Number of Pakistanis has... [Published The Express Tribune - Jul 10 2014]
Website about Prof Waris Mir launched [Published The News International - Jul 09 2014]
Covering ‘aurat’ is more than wearing a headscarf [Published Brunei Times - Jul 07 2014]
Pakistan Woman Stoned More Arrests Made [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 06 2014]
Civil society vows to protect democratic system [Published The News International - Jul 06 2014]
Over 40pc women in remote areas dont have CNICs [Published The News International - Jul 04 2014]
Thakur inaugurates unique acting training progr... [Published Daily Excelsior.com - Jul 01 2014]
Domestic workers should be protected under labo... [Published The News International - Jun 28 2014]
Not a family affair: ‘Domestic workers deserve ... [Published The Express Tribune - Jun 28 2014]
Launch of research on status of women workers d... [Published The News International - Jun 25 2014]
The other half: Woes of women working in privat... [Published The Express Tribune - Jun 25 2014]
USAID: Nusrat completes photography training [Published Daily Messenger - Jun 24 2014]
Civil society & the North Waziristan operation [Published The Express Tribune - Jun 23 2014]
Woman gang-raped, murdered, hanged [Published Nigerian Tribune - Jun 21 2014]
Young woman gang raped, hanged from a tree [Published Gulf Times - Jun 20 2014]
Pakistani woman gang-raped, hanged, police laun... [Published The Guardian Nigeria - Jun 20 2014]
Pakistan woman gang raped, hanged from a tree [Published Nigeria Punch - Jun 20 2014]
Woman found hanged in Pakistan [Published All4Women - Jun 20 2014]
Verisante Technology, Inc. Partners with the BC... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 10 2014]
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Verisante Technology, Inc. Partners with the BC... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Jun 10 2014]
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 10, 2014) - Verisante Technology, Inc . (TSX VENTURE:VRS)(OTCQX:VRSEF) (the "Company" or "Verisante"), a leader in cancer detection technology, announced today that the Company is partnering with the ...
Building women’s leadership in the most difficu... [Published From Poverty to Power by Duncan Green - Jun 02 2014]
Next in the series of draft case studies on active citizenship, some fascinating work on women’s empowerment in Pakistan. Any comments on this draft paper ( RHV Pakistan consultation draft ) greatly appreciated. Well known for its highly articulate ...
After International Outrage, Pakistan’s Leaders... [Published Think Progress - May 30 2014]
Will Freeman is an intern with Think Progress. Members of Pakistan’s civil society protest the killing of pregnant woman Farzana Parveen CREDIT: AP Pakistan’s highest religious and political authorities are taking action against so-called “honor ...
Horror in Pakistan: Pregnant Woman Stoned by Fa... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 29 2014]
religion of peace???? BULLLCRAPPPPP!!!!! LUNATICS!!!!! Imagine a world WITHOUT islam!!!!! Horror in Pakistan: Pregnant Woman Stoned by Family http://www.frontpagemag.com/2014/arnold-ahlert/horror-in-pakistan-pregnant-woman-stoned-by-family/ ...
Horror in Pakistan: Pregnant Woman Stoned by Fa... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - May 28 2014]
Horror in Pakistan: Pregnant Woman Stoned by Family http://www.frontpagemag.com/2014/arnold-ahlert/horror-in-pakistan-pregnant-woman-stoned-by-family/ May 28, 2014 by Arnold Ahlert 8 Comments 19   Print This Post  Those looking ...
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