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Protect children in a brutal society

Lahore: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has said that it is ‘appalled to learn that ten-year-old Farishta, who disappeared from her home on 15 May in Islamabad, was found dead earlier today, allegedly raped and murdered.…

Wrong injections claim two more lives in Karachi

KARACHI: Two more children died on Saturday after being administered wrong injections in Karachi, Geo reported. The eight-year-old girl Saba Noor was administered an injection by a quack at a clinic in the city, resulting in his death,…

Not in front of the children

There is a fine line between appropriate regulatory activity on the part of a government body and outright censorship, and this comes sharply into focus when it comes to the moral policing of society, something that governments have tried…

Child pornography continues

Children across the country have continued to fall prey to sex offenders despite strict action taken in recent history against convicts of similar crimes. In the most recent case, a young adult from Karachi was taken into custody by the…

21 million people trapped in slavery worldwide

UN Pakistan Centre reported yesterday that today 21 million women, men and children around the world are trapped in slavery, including human trafficking, sexual exploitation, child labour, forced marriage, and child soldiers.