Monthly Archives: May 2012

Pakistan: Two Brothers Nabbed For Raping A Minor

By Zafar Iqbal Police have arrested two young brothers for allegedly raping a six- years- old girl in Pakistan. “My six year daughter was attacked and sexually assaulted by two brothers when she went to my neighbour’s to buy milk … Continue reading

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Plight Of Political Prisoners In Pakistan

By Zafar Iqbal Prominent historian and philosopher Noam Chomsky and a dozen other leading authors and activists have appealed for the immediate release of five political prisoners who have languished behind the bars in Pakistan’s northern Gilgit-Baltistan region for raising … Continue reading

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Media Besieged By Taliban

By Zafar Iqbal Throughout the sixty one years troubled history of Pakistan, the situation of media freedom in Pakistan has never been beyond criticism and particularly under military regimes media has faced a harsh dealing from its dissidents. Of late, … Continue reading

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