Violence and Human Rights in Pakistan

Violence and Human Rights in Pakistan

Violence and Human Rights in PakistanThe unabated violence in Karachi termed as “Target Killing” is continuous since the mid of 1990s. In 2009 alone, 256 people including workers of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), Mohajir Qaumi Movement-Haqiqi (MQM-H), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and the Awami National Party (ANP) were assassinated, of whom 69 belonged to the MQM; 60 to MQM-H, 28 to PPP, 23 to ANP and 41 belonged to other religious groups.… Read this Post

Poverty in Morocco

Poverty in Morocco

Poverty in MoroccoAs the unevenness in wealth grows in Morocco, the age of excess needs to be replaced by an age of equality.

If I was given a Dirham every time a Moroccan person picked up my two young sons and kissed them lovingly on the cheek during our recent five-day visit to Marrakesh, I would probably have made enough money to buy myself a “meat tagine” at one of the more up-market restaurants in the city.… Read this Post

Discovering Life with Compassion and Rule of Law

Discovering Life with Compassion and Rule of Law

Discovering Life with Compassion and Rule of LawCompassion is the sensitivity to another’s suffering and the corresponding will to free the other from that suffering.” Buddhist Teaching.

Towards a just, secure and peaceful world governed by the rule of law.”  UN Website on the Rule of Law

Let me begin by recalling the great scientist of the 20th century, Einstein’s poignant statement:
A human being is a part of the whole, called by us, universe, a part limited in time and space.Read this Post