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Need to rid child marriage law of ambiguities stressed

Need to rid child marriage law of ambiguities stressed

By: Shazia Hasan KARACHI: Underlining the need to rid the recently enacted provincial law on child marriage of defects and ambiguities, experts named five bright young women ‘Kirans’, or rays, to symbolise hope for a better future of girls in ...

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Almost 40 per cent of girls getting married before 18th birthday

Almost 40 per cent of girls getting married before 18th birthday

MUZAFFARABAD: Early marriage often denies children their basic right to good health, education and freedom from violence, abuse and exploitation. This was the topic under discussion at the launching ceremony of a new project titled ‘Gender Empowerment and Institutional Development ...

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Call for ending child, forced marriages

Call for ending child, forced marriages

LAHORE: Plan International, a child’s rights organisation, on Saturday welcomed the United Nations’ resolution for ending child marriages. According to a press release, the organisation termed the resolution “a historic step” to protect the basic rights of millions of girls. ...

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Converted girl ordered to stay at shelter home

Converted girl ordered to stay at shelter home

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday ruled that Salma (previously Anjali Kumari Meghwar), who recently converted to Islam, would stay at shelter home in Karachi till further orders. In the meantime, the court allowed her parents to meet ...

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Ban demanded on forced conversion, under-age marriage

Ban demanded on forced conversion, under-age marriage

KARACHI: The Pakistan Dalit Solidarity Network (PDSN) and Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research (PILER) on Wednesday condemned the abduction, forced conversion and then marriage of a Hindu girl. The girl, Anjali Meghwar, had been abducted, forcibly converted and ...

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