Pakistan PM Imran Khan's cabinet clears in-principle chemical castration, hanging of rapists

Islamabad: To combat rising cases of sexual attacks on women and children in Pakistan, the federal Cabinet has approved in-principle two anti-rape ordinances aimed at handing out exemplary punishment, including chemical castration and hanging, to rapists, according to a media report. A Cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad on Tuesday also … Read more

China paying dearly for its friendship with Pakistan? Demands to designate Chinese Communist Party as 'terror outfit' grow

With the aggressive expansionism and sheer human rights abuses by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), civil liberties activists and academia in the US have now begun to raise demand to designate it as a Foreign Terrorist Organization (FTO). Similar to several other countries, the United States is also concerned about the growing espionage and expansionist … Read more

France asks Pakistan to rectify its minister's 'insulting' remark on President Emmanuel Macron

Paris: The French government on Sunday (November 22, 2020) officially raised its concerns with the Pakistani mission in Paris over the ‘insulting’ remarks on President Emmanuel Macron by Shireen Mazari, the Minister for Human Rights in Imran Khan’s cabinet.  The Spokesperson of France’s Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs termed the remarks as ‘deeply shocking’ … Read more

Gilgit-Baltistan election: Imran Khan's PTI emerges as single-largest party amid reports of rigging

Gilgit-Baltistan (PoK): Imran Khan`s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has emerged as the single largest party in Gilgit-Baltistan Legislative Assembly elections by securing 10 seats amid reports of poll rigging.  Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) was followed by Bilawal Bhutto`s Pakistan Peoples` Party (PPP), which secured 3 seats and Nawaz Sharif`s Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) got two seats, according to … Read more

Almost half of Pakistanis blame Imran Khan government for inflation: Survey

Islamabad: At least 49 per cent of Pakistani people believe that the incumbent Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government is responsible for inflation in the country, reported Geo News. According to a new survey by Ipsos, respondents stated that price hikes have impacted all classes in Pakistan, with the bottom end socio-economic classes suffering the most due … Read more

PM Imran Khan useless, unaware of developments in Pakistan: Maryam Nawaz Sharif

Swat: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz Sharif said Prime Minister Imran Khan was “useless” person who was unaware of what is going on in Pakistan and that he was “just trying to get attention needlessly”. PM Imran Khan “keeps popping up [for attention], his role is useless, and no one cares about … Read more

Guarantee fundamental rights to all citizens: UK PM to Pakistan

New Delhi: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has asked Imran Khan-led government in Pakistan to “guarantee fundamental rights” to all citizens of south Asian countries.  The matter was raised in the British Parliament by Minister for South Asia and the Commonwealth Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon with Pakistani’s Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari. The issue cropped … Read more