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Anees Jillani

The writer is an advocate of the Supreme Court.

  • August 17, 2017

    Protecting child rights in Sindh

    Pakistan is one of those unfortunate countries where hundreds of thousands of children under the age of five years die each year. Only those of our...

  • April 05, 2017

    The child worker

    A bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, headed by Chief Justice Saqib Nisar, heard the case related to the hiring and torturing of an under-18...

  • January 13, 2017

    The Tayyabas of Pakistan

    Our society has suddenly discovered Tayyaba, a ten-year-old girl who was brutally tortured by the wife of an additional sessions and district judge...

  • October 10, 2016

    Confusing punishment

    On October 6, 2016, parliament in a joint session passed the Criminal Law Act, 2016. The law comes into force once signed by the president of...

  • September 25, 2016

    A new beginning

    If one watches the Indian news channels, one gets the impression that an attack on Pakistan is imminent following the September 17 militant attack...

  • August 13, 2016

    Helping Kaavan retire

    It is about time Kaavan retired from his service at the Islamabad Zoo and was transferred to a sanctuary. Four Paws International, an animal welfare...

  • May 13, 2016

    A question of honour

    Sixteen-year-old Ambreen was dragged out of her house by one Sardar Saeed on the night of April 29 in Makol village near the town of Dunga Gali,...