violence

Twinkle Khanna threatened with violence for auctioning Akshay’s Rustom costume

Twinkle Khanna threatened with violence for auctioning Akshay’s Rustom costume

Twinkle Khanna has said she will take legal action after she was threatened with violence for saying that she is auctioning a costume worn by her husband, Akshay Kumar, in the film Rustom. Responding to an “enraged citizen’s” online threat, the producer and author on Sunday said she will take legal action. “As a society do […]

Women’s day – Australia helps launch android app to combat violence against women

By, Asghar Ali Mubarak, March, 10, 2018 Australian Deputy High Commissioner to Pakistan Brek Batley and Chairperson of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Commission for the Status of Women (KPCSW) Neelum Toru, in collaboration with Blue Veins and Trocaire Pakistan, launched a Google App today to improve the services offered to women survivors of gender-based violence. The […]

Pakistan committed to eliminating conflict-related sexual violence: Maleeha Lodhi

Pakistan committed to eliminating conflict-related sexual violence: Maleeha Lodhi

UNITED NATIONS:  Pakistan, on Tuesday, called on the international community to convert political-will into practical action to end conflict-related sexual violence that poses a threat to world peace and security. “The world has watched in horror as several state and non-state actors have employed rape and sexual abuse as a deliberate policy to subdue and […]

Mardan incident epitome of violence in religion’s name, says Nisar

Mardan incident epitome of violence in religion’s name, says Nisar

By News Desk Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that lynching of a student in Mardan crossed all limits of violence. The student was lynched at Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU), Mardan in broad daylight on Thursday after being accused of blasphemy. The deceased was identified as Mashal Khan, a resident of Swabi […]