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Brother of Pakistani social media star jailed for life for honour killing

Three months after Baloch's murder, parliament passed new legislation mandating life imprisonment for honour killings.

27 Sep 2019 2:08 PM

In patriarchal Pakistan, this woman car mechanic is driving change

Women have long struggled for their rights in Pakistan, and especially in rural areas are often encouraged to marry young.

16 Oct 2018 1:59 PM

Nothing more dishonourable: Women bear the brunt of Pakistan’s jirga justice

The councils, called jirgas, have enjoyed broad support, due to their ability to offer immediate justice.

06 Aug 2017 4:24 PM

Over 120 killed as overturned oil tanker catches fire in Pak's Punjab province

The tanker flipped over Sunday and the fire from the oil spill engulfed scores of residents who had rushed to collect leaking fuel.

25 Jun 2017 10:29 AM