All sexual abuse victims deserve justice like Zenab

Little girl from Mohmand tribal district, Farishta did not know at the time of stepping outside her home for playing that she would be raped and killed.

A letter to anti-merger forces in the former FATA

I was raised in Darra Adam Khel. I went to school there until the age of 17. The attack on the police by the anti-merger demonstrators hurt me deeply.
Mapping journalism impact

What news organisations should do to map the impact?

We all know that there are tools that can be used to identify which story was well received and which wasn’t. But beyond that, can we say more with certainty?

By 2050, what if we can’t see the forests or the trees? 

Most of us are familiar with the old saying that sometimes we ‘can’t see the forest for the trees.’

Most cases of women harassment in Sindh go unreported

Women especially in rural areas of Sindh do not wish to file complaints against their harassers to avoid threats and criticism.

A dream which came true in America (Part-1)

It was on 19 February when I landed in the United States for the first time. We were welcomed by the cold winds of Washington DC outside the Dallas Airport.

Electioneering gains momentum in tribal districts

Electioneering has got momentum for first ever provincial elections in tribal districts and candidates are using different strategies to woo voters.
Afghanistan peace deal

Could the safeguards in the US Taliban accord ensure peace in Afghanistan?

But this challenge has also given an opportunity to avoid the fallout -- the kind of -- Afghanistan had already witnessed after the USSR withdrawal in 1979.

Two days Training in Washington DC (Part-2)

The purpose of the US visit was to attend a training sponsored by the State Department. I was among the 10 participants selected by Internews.

Archaeological site of Chinglai in search of proper recognition

In the remote part of Buner, there is small village known as Chinglai which has historic significance due to his 3,000-year-old archaeological relics.

Woman a delicate commodity, but not so weak

After seeing the video of Professor Salahuddin, I am compelled to think that whether a girl is so weak than any stranger can come and act indecently?