Topics this week: 66 Years of Pakistan’s Independence; Standoff in Islamabad Viewpoint from Overseas host Faraz Darvesh talks to Riaz Haq, and Sabahat Ashraf about how a lone gunman brought Islamabad to a halt with a standoff in a high security zone in Pakistan’s capital and ask for an assessment of how Pakistan has done since Aug 14, 1947 on 67th Independence […]
Topics this week: Imran Khan’s Contempt Case; Impact of D.I. Khan Jailbreak Viewpoint from Overseas host Faraz Darvesh talks to Riaz Haq, and Sabahat Ashraf about the Supreme Court taking up a contempt case against Imran Khan and the impact of the jailbreak in Dera Ismail Khan.
Fouzia Saeed, Ph.D., is coming to iKolachi on August 1, 2013 for a conversation about the issues of gender justice, social justice and civil rights in Pakistan. The iKolachi team is looking forward to brainstorming with Dr. Saeed and welcomes members of the community to the discussion. We will start at 6 pm and hope […]
In March 2013, Dr. Fouzia Saeed spoke at an event organized by OPEN Silicon Valley. The conversation was about her new book and the story of writing and passing legislation in Pakistan making sexual harrasment a crime.
Topics this week: Pakistani Judges’ Role in President’s Race; Appointments of Army Chief and Chief Justice.
Topics this week: Pakistan’s Reaction to UN Malala Day; Supreme Court Rejects Drone Plea.
Topics this week: Respecting Rights in Ramadan; Abbottabad Commission Report; BBC Documentary on Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: Morsi’s ouster by the military and lessons from Pakistan; more carnage against the Hazara; dialog with the Taliban; and the travails of the MQM it’s founder Altaf Hussain.
Topics this week: the Nanga Parbat Tourist Massacre, an Anti-Terrorist Strategy and a National Consensus.
Topics this week: attacks on the Ziarat Residency and Hazara community, Imran Khan’s parliamentary speech, drone attacks.