LAHORE - A non-governmental organisation has appealed to the government to protect the rights of home-based working women. HomeNet Pakistan Executive Director Ume Laila Azhar made the appeal during a media talk at the Press Club, followed by a demo.

She also raised the demand for legislation to protect working women rights.

Lecture: Punjab University Department of Islamic Studies will organize a special lecture on “Captive to Convert: My Spiritual Journey to Islam” today at 9:30am at Sheikh Zayad Islamic Centre’s Auditorium. Renowned British Journalist Yvonne Ridley will throw light on the topic.