Search Results for Tag: Imran Khan
Women’s fight for toilets in rural Pakistan
For as long as she can remember, Ayeesha Siddiqua has fought her male relatives for access to toilets — but a sanitation drive by new premier Imran Khan could make life easier for women in patriarchal Pakistan.
Date29.11.2018 | 11:14
Tagscholera, Clean Green Pakistan, dysentery, Hepatitis, hygiene, Imran Khan, Pakistan, patriarchal society, Punjab, toilet, Typhoid, women's rights
Pakistan’s first lady’s veil unveils social biases
As the world recently watched one of Pakistan’s most recognized faces, Imran Khan, taking oath as the nation’s 22nd prime minister, it also saw a fully shrouded lady standing next to him holding a rosary in her hand. That was Bushra Khan, Imran Khan’s wife, who is now representing Pakistani women as their first lady.
Date06.09.2018 | 8:43
TagsBegum Rana Liaqat Ali, Benazir Bhutto, Bushra Khan, Discrimination, Fatima Jinnah, Imran Khan, Pakistan, social biases
Imran Khan’s ex-wife and activist Reham Khan: ‘Sexual coercion rife in Pakistani politics’
In an interview with DW, Reham Khan, the former wife of Pakistani politician Imran Khan, talks about her upcoming book, sexual harassment of female politicians in Pakistan and her plans to return to the country.
Date26.03.2018 | 14:56
Tags#MeToo, chauvinism, Discrimination, Imran Khan, Pakistan, patriarchy, Reham Khan, women's rights
Paradigm shift: Pakistani women and politics
What does it take for a woman in Pakistan to leave her house, take her children along and attend a political rally? I say, more than commitment. Apart from support from the men of her house, she needs to feel safe, among men, that is.
Date05.04.2013 | 9:58
TagsAyesha Hasan, Imran Khan, Pakistan, politics, Ziaul Haq