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.
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.
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 rights activist Asma Jahangir suggested that the men involved in the gang-rape of a young woman in Delhi should be punished with castration.
The new contempt law that grants immunity to public functionaries against contempt of court can result in anarchy, said Asma Jahangir.
Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf will announce on August 14 the roadmap for the next general elections.
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.
Pakistan`s ruling PPP and main opposition PML-N are close to striking a deal on naming a consensus caretaker Premier, a report said.
Rights activist Asma Jahangir has said the Memo Commission has no authority to label anyone a ``traitor``.
Asma Jahangir is globally recognised for her human rights work and is one of Pakistan`s most respected rights activists.
Asma Jahangir said she has received information that Pak`s powerful security establishment is planning to carry out a "murderous attack" on her.
Former Pakistan’s SCBA president said that judges should contest elections if they wanted to indulge in politics.
Jahangir, one of Pak`s leading rights activist, said she had asked Haqqani to engage another lawyer related to the memo scandal.
Haqqani`s wife Farahnaz Isphani had
requested Jahangir to appear in the apex court as her husband`s
Asma Jahangir has been named as this year’s winner of the Bilbao Prize.
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