Tag Archives: Child

Seminar on child labour at KC

Kinnaird College for Women will organise a seminar in collaboration with the Child Care Foundation of Pakistan (CCFP) at Hladia Hall today (Tuesday) at 10am. The seminar is being arranged to mark

The plight of child housekeepers

On February 11, 2010, Yasmin, a 15-year-old girl was allegedly burnt by her employers in Okara and died five days later in a hospital in Lahore. Her father weeping at the memory

Father has no right to illegimate child: LHC

LAHORE – The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Friday gave the custody of a Canadian child born out of wedlock to his unmarried Indian-origin Canadian national mother Roshni Desai and held that the mother should move a Canadian court for getting compensation, if any, from the Canadian national father of Pakistani origin who unlawfully brought the child to Pakistan.
The court also returned the passport of the mother so that she might travel back to Canada with her three and a half year

Child Custody – Single parents demand more time for meeting children

LAHORE – Once again parents supported by members of the civil society demonstrated outside the Punjab Assembly demanding a longer duration of the parent-children meeting. These parents have been divorced or separated from their spouses and currently do not have custody of children, either due to being under trial or because of the court’s conviction. It’s a violation of basic human rights that parents without custody are allowed a mere two hours of meeting with their children inside