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January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Iran lawyer raises concern over missing hijab protester

TEHRAN: A renowned Iranian lawyer raised concern on Monday over the fate of a woman she said was arrested for posing without a headscarf in Tehran in an image that went viral around the world. The woman has not been seen in public since she stood on a pillar box on one of the city’s busiest thoroughfares without a headscarf or long coat required under

January 22, 2018 4:10 PM Women lawyers urge chief justice, senior attorneys to 'choose their words with care'

A group of female lawyers released a statement on Monday registering protest against a recent remark made by the Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, where he had compared the length of a good speech to a woman's skirt. They urged the CJP and senior lawyers to "choose their words with greater care in the future". During the speech made on January

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Four more martyred by Indian firing on Working Boundary

SIALKOT: Four more civilians, including a woman and her minor son, were martyred and more than a dozen injured on Saturday when the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) resorted to unprovoked firing and shelling at different sectors in Sialkot along the Working Boundary. The BSF targeted Bajwat, Chaprar, Charwah, Harpal and other sectors from late Thursday

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM CJ defines how a speech should be

LAHORE: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, while addressing a seminar in Lahore on Saturday, defined how a speech should be. During his speech, Justice Saqib Nisar said that he has been given a manuscript, asking his audience not to consider that it was a speech, adding that he had been told that, “a speech should be like a woman’s skirt 1

January 20, 2018 9:11 AM Love beyond borders: Canadian woman converts, marries Pakistani internet lover

HAFIZABAD: A Canadian woman came all the way to Pakistan in order to tie the knot with her long-term online lover who she met on social networking website Facebook. Agnetha and Qaiser Abbas became Facebook friends a year ago. Little did both know at the time that they would fall for each other unconditionally. Post the conversion, Agnetha was named Aisha 3

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Woman strangled by husband

FAISALABAD: A woman was allegedly strangled by her husband over a domestic dispute at Dial Garh village on Saturday. Accused Shahzad Ahmad allegedly strangled his wife Gulshan Bibi and fled. Sadiqia Bibi, the mother of the deceased, told media that the accused killed her daughter as she was issueless for the last six years. Chak Jhumra police have registered 4

January 13, 2018 12:00 AM Boy killed as rivals trade fire in Dir

DIR: A child was killed and three people, including a woman, were injured in an exchange of fire between the two rival groups in Seratai area in Upper Dir district on Friday, police and locals said. Dir Police Station House Officer Mazoom Khan said there was a land dispute between the two groups and the clash occurred early in the day. He added that an eight-year-old- 2

January 11, 2018 9:21 PM Imran confirms he sent marriage proposal to Bushra Bibi

ISLAMABAD: Confirming The News report, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan has said that he had just sent a proposal for marriage to Bushra Bibi, a lady whom he sought spiritual guidance, and waiting for response. “I have just sent a proposal to Bushra Bibi after her divorce and waiting for response, will inform you about any progress 3

January 10, 2018 1:08 PM Hero Motorway officer saves sucidal woman by jumping into canal

A Motorway Police officer rescued a 22 year old woman who was attempting suicide by drowning herself in a canal. Police said the woman , a resident of Kasur’s area of Phool Nagar, was heartbroken and in complete distress after having her marriage broken off.  Therefore she left her house and jumped into the Link Jambar Canal, according to Geo TV. After

January 10, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Imran-Bushra marriage’ — the change comes: Mufti Qavi

MULTAN: PTI leader Mufti Abdul Qavi said silence in ‘Nikah’ is equal to acceptance of deed and for that reason Imran Khan, the woman and Mufti are silent and he announced hosting the Walima ceremony in Multan on the third day when Imran would officially declare his marriage. Mufti Qavi is also the member of the PTI’s Central Working Committee. Addressing 6