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Initiative to counter violent extremism

LAHORE: A support group comprising parliamentarians of Punjab was launched in Lahore last week with the aim to help counter violent extremism and to promote peace building.

The support group was formed after members of Punjab assembly were trained specifically in this regard, focusing on s...

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Four parliamentary groups formed for police reforms under Police Awam Saath Saath pilot project

Islamabad: Sustainable Social Development Organization (SSDO), under a pilot project of Police Awam Saath Saath (PASS), on Thursday formed four parliamentary working groups to bring reforms in the police department by introducing modern research mechanism and making necessary legislation.

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‘All CMs must introduce PFC awards’

JHELUM: The chief ministers of all provinces must introduce their respective finance commission awards to fulfil the needs of people at the local level, while parliamentarians and media must play a critical role in countering violent extremism and to build peace in society.

This was stated...

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Training Workshop of Parliamentary Reporters of PA held

ISLAMABAD: Speakers stressed for a comprehensive strategy to build capacity of media persons in addressing extremism in the society.

They were speaking at a two-day “Training Workshop of Parliamentary Reporters of Punjab Assembly on Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Laws” organised by Sus...

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Speakers say media plays a vital role in countering extremism

ISLAMABAD—Speakers stressed for a comprehensive strategy to build the capacity of media persons in addressing extremism in society.

They were speaking at a two-day “Training Workshop of Parliamentary Reporters of Punjab Assembly on Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Laws” organized by Sust...

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Parliamentarians For Promoting Community Policing To Improve Public Image

ISLAMABAD, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Aug, 2020 ) :The Parliamentarians on Thursday underlined the need for promoting the community policing to improve the police department's public image.

Addressing the "Consultative Meeting with Parliamentarians on Police Reforms...

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Violence against women, child abuse up during Apr-Jun

Islamabad:Violence against women has increased 10 times in the last three months in Pakistan, with four times more cases reported on child abuse and domestic violence according to a report released Monday.

The report states that Punjab is the worst affected region followed by Sindh and Khy...

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Sindh MPAs call for detaching police from politics

ISLAMABAD: The Sindh parliamentarians unanimously called for the de-politicisation of police in the province as the only way forward to relish the results of police reforms.

They voiced this demand while participating in a virtual session on ‘Policing Issues’ that aimed to introduce reform...

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Parliamentarians from Punjab invited to speak on reforms in police Political interference, lack of equipment, resources result in police poor performance

Zubair Qureshi

Improvement in image and capacity building of the institution of Police is a key initiative to make success out of any reforms made to counter policing issues in the country. These views were voiced at the first online session on policing issues held Tuesday by the Sustainab...

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Four parliamentary groups formed for police reforms

Islamabad: Four parliamentary groups, consisting of members from National Assembly and Senate, Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa assemblies, are formed to bring reforms in the police department by introducing modern research mechanism and making necessary legislation.

The parliamentary...

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