ISI attempting to turn Pakistan into 'ISIstan': Asma Jahangir

Rights activist Asma Jahangir has criticised Pakistan's powerful spy agency ISI for attempting to turn the country into "ISIstan" by controlling the security and democratic dispension.

Asma Jahangir calls for probe into ISI plot to kill her

Jahangir demanded that the government take notice of the news in the Washington Post and find out the forces that wanted to silence her, the Dawn quoted her as saying in a statement issued Wednesday.

`Pakistani officials planned to kill Asma Jahangir in India`

US intelligence agencies had uncovered evidence of a plot hatched by Pakistani security officials to use militants to kill rights activist Asma Jahangir in India, according to a media report.

Pak activist Jahangir suggests castration for Delh

Pak rights activist Asma Jahangir suggested that the men involved in the gang-rape of a young woman in Delhi should be punished with castration.

`New contempt law can lead to anarchy in Pakistan`

The new contempt law that grants immunity to public functionaries against contempt of court can result in anarchy, said Asma Jahangir.

`Pakistan to hold general elections in November`

Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf will announce on August 14 the roadmap for the next general elections.

Didn’t propose Asma, Haroon as caretaker PM: PML-N

The PML-N said it would float the name of a caretaker prime minister after consulting and taking on board all parties in the Opposition.

Will Asma Jahangir be Pakistan’s caretaker PM?

Pakistan`s ruling PPP and main opposition PML-N are close to striking a deal on naming a consensus caretaker Premier, a report said.

Asma questions Memo Commission’s jurisdiction

Rights activist Asma Jahangir has said the Memo Commission has no authority to label anyone a ``traitor``.

Pak ministry takes notice of Asma`s allegations

Asma Jahangir is globally recognised for her human rights work and is one of Pakistan`s most respected rights activists.

Security establishment plans to kill her: Asma

Asma Jahangir said she has received information that Pak`s powerful security establishment is planning to carry out a "murderous attack" on her.

`Parliament, not judiciary, supreme in Pakistan`

Former Pakistan’s SCBA president said that judges should contest elections if they wanted to indulge in politics.

Memo row: Asma Jahangir quits as Haqqani`s lawyer

Jahangir, one of Pak`s leading rights activist, said she had asked Haqqani to engage another lawyer related to the memo scandal.

Memogate case: Asma Jahangir to represent Haqqani

Haqqani`s wife Farahnaz Isphani had
requested Jahangir to appear in the apex court as her husband`s
counsel.

Asma Jahangir awarded UN prize for promoting human rights

Asma Jahangir has been named as this year’s winner of the Bilbao Prize.