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    COVID-19. Embassy of Pakistan in Japan announced new border security measure at Narita International Airport

    COVID-19. Embassy of Pakistan in Japan announced new border security measure at Narita International Airport

    In early July, the Embassy of Pakistan in Japan announced new border security measure at Narita International Airport under COVID-19 pandemic, applied to all travellers from Pakistan to Japan regardless of nationality. On May 27,…

    Migrant workers
    Pakistan raises migrant workers’ overdue salaries with Qatar’s Labor Ministry

    Pakistan raises migrant workers’ overdue salaries with Qatar’s Labor Ministry

    Pakistan has taken cognizance of the human rights abuse of Pakistani migrant workers who were employed in Qatar to build the FIFA World Cup stadiums and called on the administration of the Gulf state to…

    Human rights
    Human Rights stoop to a new low in Pakistan as an 8 year old girl beaten to death by employers

    Human Rights stoop to a new low in Pakistan as an 8 year old girl beaten to death by employers

    An 8 year old illegally hired girl maid was beaten to death by her employers over a trivial issue when she mistakenly set free pet parrots. The incident happened in Rawalpindi, Pakistan on Sunday, when…

    Migrant workers
    Thousands of migrant workers in the UAE feel abandoned by their governments amid the coronavirus

    Thousands of migrant workers in the UAE feel abandoned by their governments amid the coronavirus

    The United Arab Emirates Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, MoHRE, announced last week that it is studying measures to take with regards to current labour relations with partner countries refusing to cooperate with evacuation…

    Migrant workers
    As Imran Khan hesitates, UAE to help thousands of Pakistanis to return home

    As Imran Khan hesitates, UAE to help thousands of Pakistanis to return home

    More than 20,000 Pakistani workers stuck in the United Arab Emirates are seeking to return home, over 8000 had registered since April 3 with the consulate collecting data of people who wanted to travel back…

    News
    Pakistan Residents Stranded In UAE Are Safer Away From Home Land

    Pakistan Residents Stranded In UAE Are Safer Away From Home Land

    As thousands of Pakistani nations are stranded in the UAE, seeking a way to get back to their homeland, political analysts believe, this might be a blessing in disguise actually. Seeking repatriation flights, they are…

    Labour rights
    Garment and textile workers are facing health and economic risks in Pakistan

    Garment and textile workers are facing health and economic risks in Pakistan

    “The Pakistan government should take measures so that the loss of livelihood and income doesn’t compound the threats workers face to their health,” said Brad Adams, Asia director at Human Rights Watch. “The economically marginalized…

    Human rights
    Pakistan arrests a human rights leader who criticized the army’s violations.

    Pakistan arrests a human rights leader who criticized the army’s violations.

    Pakistani security forces arrested the head of a human rights group that accused the military of widespread violations in its war on terrorism. Javed Khan, a local police official, announced the arrest of Mansour Bashstein…

    Human rights
    Pakistan criticizes the international silence on human rights violations in Kashmir.

    Pakistan criticizes the international silence on human rights violations in Kashmir.

    Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, on Wednesday, criticized the major countries’ silence over what he described as human rights violations by the Indian authorities in Kashmir to protect their mutual interests with India. Khan added…