Labour Rights’ Struggle: Faisalabad Trade Unions Network Formed

Labour Rights’ Struggle: Faisalabad Trade Unions Network Formed AHMED YASEEN:- FAISALABAD:- Labour Rights’ Struggle having streamline in textile city, Faisalabad. More than a dozen trade union working for labour rights ave formed a Faisalabad Trade Unions Network. A preliminary meeting have been held today chaired by LQM leader Aslam Meraj. The network formed to struggle for rights of workers from different sectors. Faisalabad Trade Unions Network having 13 labour organizations while Media Lawyers Civil Society Forum, Faisalabad NGOs Network and National Minorities Alliance announced soliderty with FTUN. The network have…

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Women Rights: awareness campaigns must be launched by Govt.

Women Rights: Situation is not satisfactory awareness campaigns must be launched by Govt. AHMED YASEEN:- Faisalabad:- Distinguished ladies from different sectors stated that Situation of providing rights in Pakistan is not satisfactory and agreed that awareness campaigns must be launched so that common women may know about their basic rights. Speaking with News line, They emphasized that women rights in fact are the human rights, enshrined by the UNO and constitution of Pakistan. No religion treads and tramps the women, all the religions including Islam, Christianity and Hinduism give the…

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Sikh Heritage Museum be established in Faisalabad

Sikh Heritage Museum be established in Faisalabad AHMED YASEEN:- FAISALABAD:- Punjab Government has decided to establish Sikh Cultural Museum in Faisalabad. The Sikh museum will be established near historical Clock Tower (Ghanta Ghar). Punjab government will set up the historical museum and arranged funds for it. The federal institute “Evacuee Property Trust” will arrange land for the project. According to “NEWS Line” Sikh Heritage Museum will be established at the land of old “Gurdwara PUNJA Sahib, Lyallpur”. The land of “Gurdwara PUNJA Sahib Lyallpur” was handed over to the 1st…

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Peoples Assembly Approves Draft Bill for Commission for Minorities’ Rights

Peoples Assembly Approves Draft Bill to establish Commission for Minorities’ Rights NEWS LINE:- Lahore:- A Peoples Assembly under the aegis of Peoples Commission for Minorities’ Rights (PCMR) and Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) discussed a draft bill for establishing a National Commission for Minorities’ Rights here in Lahore. Minority parliamentarians and members of Peoples Commission formed Working Group to solicit support for the legislation for the same. The People Assembly of about 300 participants drawing representation from across the country and cross sections, discussed the draft bill thoroughly and approved…

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PWDs needs more attention of Media as watch-dog

PWDs needs more attention of Media as watch-dog NEWS LINE:- FAISALABAD:- All sectors of life have to work to work the betterment and rehabilitation of persons with disabilities. Media have to be especial focus as watch dog on placement of PWDs’ quota in government departments and educational institutes. It was decided in a “orientational workshop about rights of PWD and responsibilities of society” held under the banner of AWAM in which representatives of NGOs, CBOs and media outlets participated. Director Special Education Pakistan Jawad Afzal, Executive director AWAM Nazia Sardar,…

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