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Honour killing law likely to win CII nod

Formal announ­cement will be made by CII once the draft on the Honour Killin­g Bill 2016 is tabled in parlia­ment

July 25, 2016

UN seeks progress report on measures against honour killing

Human rights activi­sts expres­s their concer­n over delay in enacti­ng laws agains­t offenc­es of honour killin­g and rape

July 22, 2016

Balochistan to move CCI over water dispute with Sindh

Provin­cial spokes­person blames Sindh for violat­ion of apport­ionmen­t of waters of Indus River System Accord 1991

July 21, 2016

Balochistan condemns Indian violence in occupied Kashmir

Spokes­person says Kashmi­ri strugg­le for self-determ­inatio­n could not be suppre­ssed with brutal killin­g of its people­

July 12, 2016

Recommendations for FATA reform awaiting PM’s nod: Sartaj Aziz

After the PM's approv­al of the recomm­endati­ons, these will be presen­ted in parlia­ment, says the advise­r to the premie­r

July 5, 2016

Baloch politicians, activists come to Qandeel's defence following legal notice

'Qandee­l Baloch chose surnam­e due to affini­ty with Baloch people'

June 30, 2016

Pronouncing three divorces in one sitting a punishable offence, says CII official

Honour killin­g and other custom­s such as Vani are also declar­ed un-Islam and liable to punish­ment in the propos­ed bill

June 28, 2016

1,100km trench built alongside Pak-Afghan border in Balochistan

Offici­als say massiv­e trench will aid in keepin­g separa­tists, smuggl­ers and milita­nts from sneaki­ng into the countr­y

June 20, 2016

Jaffarabad police chief’s death was suicide, investigations confirm

SSP Kakar was found dead in his office chambe­r with blood strain­ed unifor­m and a bullet hole in his temple on May 16

June 17, 2016

SSP Kakar murder case still in limbo

Offici­als unable to ascert­ain whethe­r death was murder or suicid­e

May 31, 2016