Salmaan Taseer was tragically gunned down a year from today for speaking up against the country’s controversial Blasphemy Law. Newsline has compiled interviews with and articles on the former governor of Punjab as well as the Blasphemy Law debate.
Every March 8, politicians across the spectrum express their firm resolve to ameliorate the status of women. But if newspaper headlines are anything to go by, life for most Pakistani women remains unchanged.
A letter is being sent by the Citizens for Democracy to the President, Prime Minister, Interior Minister, Chief Justice and heads of all political parties to take notice of, and action against the growing extremism and acts of vigilante justice.