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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...
Peace activists in India honour Pakistani lawyer Asma Jahangir

Peace activists in India honour Pakistani lawyer Asma Jahangir

Thousands attended the funeral of Pakistani lawyer, human rights, peace and democracy advocate Asma Jahangir in Lahore on Tuesday – women, men, rich, poor, workers, lawyers, journalists, farmers,...
Citizens of J&K jointly urge India, Pakistan to resume ceasefire and stop hostilities along the LoC

Citizens of J&K jointly urge India, Pakistan to resume ceasefire and stop hostilities along the LoC

In a joint petition from Jammu and Rawalakot, over 130 eminent citizens of the divided State of Jammu and Kashmir have urged Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid...
Asma Jahangir: Indomitable democrat, peace and human rights crusader

Asma Jahangir: Indomitable democrat, peace and human rights crusader

To receive news that Asma Jahangir was no more was to feel the ground beneath the feet shudder. In her untimely death, the international community has lost a fierce human rights champion. Pakistan...
Ex-Indian diplomat for end to Indo-Pak acrimony

Ex-Indian diplomat for end to Indo-Pak acrimony

It is tragic that despite centuries of peaceful coexistence, the year 1947 saw such a bloodbath between Muslims and Hindus, former Indian diplomat Mani Shankar Aiyar said on Saturday, addressing a...
Malala inspires Indian girls

Malala inspires Indian girls

A girls’ empowerment campaign in Punjab, India, features the Pakistani education icon Malala Yousafzai, whose giant portrait adorns a wall along with those of five inspiring Indian women,...
Nazar mein rehte ho, these melodies call

Nazar mein rehte ho, these melodies call

The absence of missing peace activist Raza Khan was keenly felt at the Sixth Indo-Pak Peace Calendar took place in Lahore The volunteer youth peace group Aaghaz-e-Dosti launched its Sixth Indo-Pak...