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Monday, November 20, 2017 | Today's Paper

Historic ties between US & people of Sindh highlighted

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

November 18, 2017 – 2:30 am

KARACHI: United States Consul General in Karachi Grace Shelton traveled to Ghotki from November 14-16 to highlight the historic and ongoing ties between the United States and the people of Sindh.

Mine workers working in  very dangerous conditions

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

November 12, 2017 – 2:00 am

KARACHI: Representatives of trade unions, labour supporting organisation, government’s labour and mineral departments and ILO representatives and experts of health and safety were unanimous in their views that mine workers in Pakistan are working.

Approval of Sindh Police posting, transfer & tenure demanded

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

November 7, 2017 – 12:04 am

KARACHI: The civic rights and civil society activists on Monday expressed their deep disappointment with the “unrelenting efforts” of the Sindh government to subvert the landmark judgment of the Sindh High Court for police reforms by attempting to oust the incumbent IG Police – an upright and competent police officer.

Government of Pakistan to ensure right to fair trial

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

November 2, 2017 – 3:58 am

KARACHI: A multi-stakeholder consultative forum urged the government of Pakistan to ensure the right to fair trial and bring an end to all sorts of discrimination to meet the compliance requirements of international commitments.

Fundamental rights, right to freedom need attention

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

November 1, 2017 – 3:30 am

KARACHI: Human, women and labour right activists and representatives of the civil society on Tuesday demanded the government to improve the human rights conditions and allow civic freedom as enshrined in the Pakistan’s Constitution and committed under international Conventions, which the country have ratified.