Hazara’s killings: HRCP urges Zardari & Gillani to step in

Lahore, October 05: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has called upon President Zardari and Prime Minister Gillani to take immediate, direct and personal initiative to prevent the killing of members of the Hazara community in Quetta and ensure action against all those who have failed to protect citizens’ lives. Continue reading


International Press Freedom Awards: Honoring courage in defiance of censorship

Winners from Bahrain, Belarus, Mexico, and PakistanNew York, October 4, 2011-Four outstanding journalists who have endured and defied media repression in Bahrain, Belarus, Mexico, and Pakistan will be honored with the Committee to Protect Journalists’ 2011 International Press Freedom Awards, an annual recognition of courageous journalism. Continue reading