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Polio! Let’s Stop It

Since the launch of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI) in 1988 the global incidence of poliomyelitis has fallen by nearly 99 %. From a situation where wild type polio virus was endemic in 125 countries across five continents,…

Child Labour in Pakistan ‎

Half of Pakistani children are involved in child labour. Forty-two and point half is the exact figure for child labour in the country. "According to the Federal Bureau of statistics last year, 3.8 million children in the age group of five…

Break the Silence

"Who made the roti tonight?" He shouted on the top of his voice. "Me"... she said in a shaky voice, trembling with fear as she peek a glance at the roti which was burnt slightly. "I think I should teach you how to make a roti". He pushed…

The Promise of Me Too

Me Too movement is a movement against sexual assault and harassment. It went viral in the October of 2017 as a hashtag but soon it turned into a platform for the victims of sexual harassment to name and shame their assaulters. Many big…