The Cruel Clutches of Religion on Innocent Children

Does a child choose his or her religion during birth? No.

Who decides on a young child’s religion?

Why does religion play a painful role in the lives of children?

Girls Trafficking: Massive Problem in Nepal

Right to mobility is one of the fundamental rights of people. Migration is a distinctive nature of freedom that human persons enjoy across the world [NHRC, NHRC- Nepal on the rights of Migrant Workers, National Human Rights Commission, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur, 2012, Pg.1]. In recent years, migrating abroad in search of work has become common, and a popular trend for many Nepalese youth [NHRC, NHRC- Nepal on the rights of Migrant Workers, National Human Rights Commission, Harihar Bhawan, Lalitpur, 2012, Pg.1]. Due to lack of employment opportunities and resources, most youth are attracted to foreign employment.

Untold, Unheard, Unseen

Women journalists in Pakistan are routinely harassed sexually in the newsrooms of most media organizations in the country. Despite the ‘Protection against Harassment of Women at the Workplace Act, 2010’, these women have little protection from the law. Any protest by a harassed woman is met either by collective male collusion against her, or instant dismissal from her job. How do women in media position themselves to cope with this; and what are the odds of them succeeding in a male dominated industry?