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Parents of ailing two-year-old plead for Indian medical visas

Parents of ailing two-year-old plead for Indian medical visas

With each passing night since late December 2017, 32-year-old Jawwad and his wife have been earnestly hoping for a phone call confirming their Indian visas so their ailing two-year-old son Maier can...
Indian Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on his fearless Pakistani friend Asma Jahangir

Indian Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen on his fearless Pakistani friend Asma Jahangir

It is hard to find a measure of Asma Jahangir’s greatness.  She was a brilliant intellectual, a superb humanist, a great political leader, an epitome of kindness, a personification of...
Youth group appeals for ceasefire resumption

Youth group appeals for ceasefire resumption

  Expressing concern over increased incidents of ceasefire violations between India and Pakistan across Line of Control, the youth group Aaghaz-e-Dosti has in a statement appreciated the 2003...
Sridevi: An emotional bond

Sridevi: An emotional bond

In July 2017, Sridevi recorded an emotional and loving video message to the Pakistani actors Adnan Siddiqui and Sajal Ali who debuted in her film ‘Mom’ but were unable to attend the...
Remembering the ultimate diva, Sridevi

Remembering the ultimate diva, Sridevi

There are stars and then there are superstars. At the very top of them all sat the First Female Superstar of Bollywood – Sridevi In 1990 when we were driving home from the movie theatre after...
Furthering the peace narrative: Find Raza

Furthering the peace narrative: Find Raza

The tiny dents that young activists like Raza Mahmood Khan make on the narrative of violence and coercion are precious, and worth preserving. Hopefully Raza will be produced in the Lahore High Court...
Academics, writers remember Asma Jahangir in Chandigarh

Academics, writers remember Asma Jahangir in Chandigarh

The All India Peace and Solidarity Organisation organised a meeting in Chandigarh on Sunday, 18 Feb 2018 to pay tributes to noted Pakistani human rights activist and lawyer Asma Jahangir. Noted...
Asma: “A talisman to strip away fear”

Asma: “A talisman to strip away fear”

Asma: An Icon of Rights and Resistance A Tribute to Asma Jahangir Published by: Pakistan India Peoples’ Forum for Peace and Democracy February 2018 Pakistan India Peoples’ Forum of Peace and...
Memorial for Asma in Delhi: Pledge to carry forward the struggle

Memorial for Asma in Delhi: Pledge to carry forward the struggle

For umpteen Pakistanis who looked to Asma Jahangir to help them obtain justice, and for peacemongers and human rights activists around the world, Sunday 11 February 2018 was a sad day. Several events...
 In conversation with Lata Mangeshkar

 In conversation with Lata Mangeshkar

‘India’s Nightingale’, the legendary Lata jee talks about music through the decades, especially music which tied her to friends and fans in Pakistan. In conversation with Lata Mangeshkar She...