Tuesday , March 19 2019

Inquiry committee records Rao Anwar’s statement regarding Naqeebullah’s killing in ‘encounter’ – Pakistan

A three-member inquiry commission investigating the veracity of a “police encounter” that resulted in the killing of Naseemullah, better known as Naqeebullah Mehsud, held its first session on Friday during which Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar recorded his statement. The commission also recorded statements by civil society …

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Insufficient Reforms ‹ Newsweek Pakistan

Fayez Nureldine—AFP Rights groups say Saudi women are still being silenced despite recent progress Despite enjoying some newfound freedoms such as the right to attend a football match, Saudi women, particularly rights activists, continue to be silenced, two rights groups said on Wednesday. The Paris-based International Federation for Human Rights …

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Brigitte Bardot Slams #MeToo ‘Publicity-Seeking’ Actresses ‹ Newsweek Pakistan

Brigitte Bardot Slams #MeToo ‘Publicity-Seeking’ Actresses Bertrand Guay—AFP French film legend claims ‘majority’ of actresses are being ‘hypocritical’ in revealing alleged harassment French film legend Brigitte Bardot attacked the #MeToo movement on Wednesday, claiming that actresses who complain of sexual harassment were just looking for publicity. “The vast …

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