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Pakistani rights lawyer Asma Jahangir

Loneliness of Asma Jahangir

Asma’s loneliness reflected the place that civil society — even the incremental, bourgeois variety — had in Pakistan. In most other countries, what she did would have been heroic but hardly life-threatening. And for all her celebrity status abroad, Asma lacked a constituency within Pakistan.

Pakistani rights lawyer Asma Jahangir

Feisty fighter, Pakistan’s conscience

Asma Jahangir opposed military dictators, alienated religious parties, did not mince words against the country’s highest court.

Pakistani rights lawyer Asma Jahangir

Death of Asia’s Joan of Arc

Asma Jahangir was not an agent of any State. She was the agent of the poor and helpless masses

Pakistani rights lawyer Asma Jahangir

Asma Jahangir, Pakistan rights icon and feisty fighter at the barricades, dies

Asma fought Zia’s military dictatorship, her lawyer’s office in Lahore becoming a shelter of sorts for those persecuted by the regime. She was also at the forefront of the battle, against the anti-women Hudood laws that Zia introduced.

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Pakistan’s human right activist Asma Jahangir passes away

In the year 1983, Jahangir was put under house arrest and later imprisoned for participating in the movement for the restoration of political and fundamental rights during the military regime. 

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Army dictator in Pak would be most unwelcome this time: Asma Jahangir

“I do believe that this time the army would have to understand that the system cannot be derailed every few years,
that instability in Pakistan is something that people are not prepared for. We had it for too long,” Jahangir said

JuD to launch anti-India drive from today

Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) and Hafeez Saeed,will launch an “anti-India drive” across Pakistan.

Asma Jahangir seeks probe into assassination plot by Pak officials in India

Asma Jahangir said that her well wishers had already told her about the murder plot.

‘Pakistan officials planned to kill Asma Jahangir in India’

US Intelligence agencies had uncovered evidence of a plot hatched by Pakistani security official.

Asma Jahangir’s name proposed for Punjab’s interim Chief Minister post

Asma Jahangir has been proposed by the party of interim Chief Minister of Punjab province.

‘Asma Jahangir may be Pak caretaker PM’

Pak parties nearing deal on consensus candidate: Report

Pak security out to kill me,says Asma Jahangir

Jahangir also provided details of what she said were steps taken against her by Pakistan’s intelligence agencies.

Asma Jahangir claims security establishment planning to kill her

Jahangir told TV news channels about the threats to her life late last night.

Haqqani afraid of same fate as Salmaan Taseer,says report

I’m a guest of the Prime Minister with whom I have had a long-standing political association.

Ensure security to liberal voices,says Pak activist Asma Jahangir

Magsaysay Award winner and President of the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan Asma Jahangir urged the governments of Pakistan and India.