MULTAN: Fourteen members of a village council have been arrested for ordering the rape of a teenage girl as punishment for a rape committed by her brother, police said Wednesday. The incident occurred earlier this month in the…
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia has appointed a princess to oversee women's sports in the ultra-conservative kingdom, even as the country has doubled the number of female athletes representing it at the Olympics.
KARACHI: Former president Asif Ali Zardari on Tuesday warned the people against a systematic assault on women rights in the country and asked them to fight this mindset, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) has stressed on bringing about change for women in Asia and gender equality through movements to highlight their rights.
NEW DELHI: The family of a 19-year-old girl has been ostracised and fined 1.6 million rupees by a village council after she rejected a marriage arranged when she was a baby, the girl and her parents said on Wednesday.