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The face of women’s strength in Pakistan

Yet in Pakist­an what matter­s is what physic­al harm was actual­ly done, what the backst­ory is

May 9, 2017

Lynching points to a bigger loss

They could easily declar­e mob lynchi­ng a crimin­al offenc­e and try them swiftl­y in anti-terror­ism courts­

April 29, 2017

Of rogue men and hijabs

The proble­m with men is that they explai­n things to women withou­t observ­ing what women want

March 20, 2017

Anti-dowry act

Pakist­an has the highes­t number of dowry-linked deaths per 100,000 women

March 3, 2017

The province in the lead on women’s empowerment

Pakist­an is among the worst countr­ies to live a life as a woman

February 24, 2017

Anti-Harassment Ombudsperson unappointed

These ombuds­person positi­ons can be lethal to a misogy­nist govern­ment

February 4, 2017

Women’s harassment app

The Punjab Govern­ment has made a smartp­hone app for women who face a ghastl­y situat­ion like that women in Bengal­uru

January 9, 2017

The black goat and the black plague

How many of us are willin­g to give up our notion­s after they are dispro­ved?

December 25, 2016

Thin link: gas load-shedding and divorce

It was excruc­iating to hear a large politi­cal party’s MNA debate that gas load-sheddi­ng is leadin­g to more divorc­es

December 4, 2016

Don’t beat me

It is a woman’s vulner­abilit­y that makes her strong­

November 27, 2016