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Tuesday October 26, 2021
Hassan Hakeem

  • September 22, 2021

    Women in social cohesion

    The World Economic Forum's Global Gender Index 2021 ranks Pakistan at 153 out of 156 countries. Categorised on indicators of social cohesion...

  • June 06, 2021

    Forced to marry

    Recent months have seen a spike in the reporting of forced religious conversion of abducted Hindu girls in Sindh, later married to their abductors....

  • March 02, 2021

    Aid for politics

    The United States Congress recently passed the omnibus spending bill for fiscal year 2021. An omnibus spending bill is a type of bill in the US that...

  • December 07, 2020

    Women in politics

    Governments, civil society and rights advocacy groups around the world observe 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence .The 16-day...

  • August 20, 2020

    Covid-19 and gender

    The Covid-19 pandemic has wide exposed structural inequalities in the social, economic and political roles women play; multiplied vulnerabilities...

  • July 05, 2020

    Reimagining education

    In the federal budget for 2020-21, the government earmarked Rs83.363 billion for Education Affairs and Services against the revised allocation of...

  • June 11, 2020

    Hybrid federalism

    In popular Arab literature, ‘Al Irhab wal Kabab’ is considered quintessentially Kafkaesque – the protagonist Ahmed, a suppressed citizen...

  • May 19, 2020

    Protecting future generations

    The writer is a development specialist with expertise in parliamentary oversight and sustainable development.During last month’s Saarc...