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Human Rights

India should be tried for criminally misleading World opinion through fake media, NGOs, says Shehryar Afridi

ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, January 05, 2021 (WNP/DL): Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Kashmir Shehryar Khan Afridi Tuesday said that India should be tried for criminally misleading the World opinion as EU Disinfo Lab had fully exposed a network of fake media outlets and NGOs created by India to mislead the world opinion. Addressing the audience […]

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Politics

Conspiracy theory: Faryal may play political musical chairs for corridors of power

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 (WNP/DL): God forbids! If Asif Ali Zardari passes away at this crucial juncture of his one and only son’s political career, Faryal Talpur may highjack the party’s leadership on the pretext that Bilawal Bhutto Zardari is still immature and party’s affairs are beyond his control. The corrupt […]

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Gender Equality

Online violence against women damaging their social, personal and professional life

LAHORE, Friday, January 01, 2020 (WNP/DL): In recent years internet penetration and social media usage have seen a significant increase in Pakistan. With the increasing use of social media, online violence against girls and women is escalating and many women are becoming the victim of cyber-crimes. Now, this is crucial to ensure that the digital space […]

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Diplomat of the day Gender Equality Health

German federal president awards ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Thursday, December 17, 2020 (WNP/DL): The German federal president Thursday awarded ‘Order of Merit’ to Dr Chris Schmotzer, medical doctor and director of the Leprosy Hospital in Rawalpindi, for her tireless service to humanity. German Ambassador to Pakistan Bernhard Schlagheck bestowed the Cross of Merit on the ‘German sister’ – as […]

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Politics

Lahore show: PDM enters blind alley – a bad omen for democracy, country’s sovereignty

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 (WNP/DL): Without going in the controversy of Lahore show’s success or unsuccess, it is very much clear that Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has entered a blind alley which is completely a bad omen for the democracy and even sovereignty of the state. Taking the lead, Pakistan Peoples […]

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Politics

A bitter reality: Those who made Pakistan’s defense invincible termed security risks

By Rehan Khan ISLAMABAD, Friday, December 11, 2020 (WNP/DL): A riddle yet to be resolved, how a man who is called the “father of nuclear deterrence programme” and a woman described as a “political architect of missile technology” could be termed security risks despite making Pakistan’s defense invincible. This is a big question mark over […]

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Human Rights

Women rights are basically human rights: Omer Aftab

LAHORE, Wednesday, December 09, 2020 (WNP/DL): White Ribbon Wednesday marked ‘World Human Rights Day’ to ensure the protection and realization of women’s rights in Pakistan. Talking to media White Ribbon Chief Executive Officer Omer Aftab said women’s rights are basically human rights but unfortunately, in Pakistan men and women do not enjoy the equal rights […]

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Human Rights

Constitution guarantees all civil, religious rights to non-Muslims: Qadri

By Shabbir Hussain ISLAMABAD, Wednesday, December 09, 2020 (WNP/DL): Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Peer Noor ul Haq Qadri Wednesday said Pakistan’s Constitution guaranteed full protection to the non-Muslim population, including their all civil rights and freedom of worship and faith. The ‘Message of Pakistan’ also encompassed it, which declared suicide attacks […]