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Hindus urge Edinburgh Council to defund Edinburgh International Festival for trivializing Hindu gods

Upset Hindus are urging The City of Edinburgh Council to halt the funding to Edinburgh International Festival (EIF) for...

Upset Hindus seek apology from Mondelēz for non-disclosure of beef in its various snacks

Upset Hindus worldwide are seeking official apology from Mondelēz International Inc., “one of the world’s largest snacks companies” headquartered...

Upset Hindus urge Minneapolis yoga mat firm withdraw Lord Ganesha mat & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Minneapolis headquartered “luxury” yoga mat firm “Big Raven Yoga” for immediate withdrawal of yoga mat...

Hindus push for “multi-beneficial” yoga in all Wales schools

Hindus are urging that all Wales (UK) schools should urgently adopt yoga as a part of their curriculum, providing...

Atrocities on Hindus in Pakistan

By: Prakash Mehta, President, Hindu Council of Australia. On behalf of the Hindu community of Australia, we would like...

University of Auckland attempts to muzzle Hindu voice seeking “Hindu Prayer Room”

University of Auckland (UoA) has asked distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed to take his media release down “immediately” from...

Hindus urge Estonian National Opera to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

  Hindus are urging prestigious Estonian National Opera (Rahvusooper Estonia) in Tallinn to withdraw “La Bayadère” ballet; scheduled for April 09-June...

HinduPACT co-sponsors Capitol Hill Event to Highlight Kashmir Moving Forward Post-Article 370 Abrogation

Hindu Policy Research and Advocacy Collective (HinduPACT), an initiative of World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) and  Global Kashmiri...

Designated “Hindu Prayer Room” sought at University of Western Australia

Hindus are urging for a permanent and dedicated Prayer Room at University of Western Australia (UWA), a public research...

Hindus critical of footballer Roy Keane for passing blame of his “worst performance” to yoga

Hindus have strongly criticized Irish footballer Roy Keane who seemed to be blaming yoga for his “worst performance” when...

Nottingham brewery apologizes after Hindu protest over goddess Kali image on beer

Langley Mill (Nottingham, England) based Bang the Elephant (BTE) Brewing Co. has apologized after Hindu protest over using Hindu...

Penang Hindu Association Appeal for House-calls Vaccination Programme for the Elderly and Invalid

Kudos to the Penang Government for launching the ‘walk-in’ vaccination programme for the senior citizens at various vaccination centres...

Hindus urge Valencia Les Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

  Hindus are urging Les Arts (Reina Sofía Palace of the Arts) in Valencia (Spain) to withdraw “La Bayadère”...

Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth

Ganga – Purity of Heaven on earth   Ganga Dussehara, also known as Gangavataran, is a popular Hindu festival...

Upset Hindus urge Nordstrom to withdraw insensitive “Brahmin” cow leather handbags

  Hindus feel that associating luxury handbags made of cow leather with “Brahmin” was very inappropriate; and are urging...

Alexander Duff: The real culprit who ruined our education system

  It was not just Lord Macauley who did so We have heard countless times how this Lord Macauley...

WHY INDIA?- Christian groups, missionaries making the most out of pandemic

Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ’! This is what they...

‘Charity Garba Night’ in Australia for Covid-19 India relief fund

Covid-19 has crippled the world and like other nations of the world, India has been severely affected by it. The...

Samachar Manyata Association for Research and Training (SMaRT) Website Launched

One of the biggest tragedies of independent India has been monopolization of the narrative space by subscribers of one...


Dr Clifford Rampaul– A passionate Hindu religious ,social activist passes away

Dr. Maniram ‘Clifford’ Rampaul—A passionate spiritual and social activist, humble to the very end. By PARAS RAMOUTAR. A Hindu...

Upset Hindus urge Brazil firm to withdraw Lord Ganesha beer growlers and apologize

  Upset Hindus are urging Curitiba (Paraná, Brazil) based Siphon Growlers to apologize and withdraw beer growlers displaying images...

VHPA statement on the passing of Anjleebahen Pandya

  The Following statement was issued by the World Hindu Council of America (VHPA)   Vishwa Hindu Parishad of...

Hindus welcome Alabama legislature lifting yoga ban in schools & urge Governor to sign it

Hindus have welcomed Alabama Legislature finally approving allowing yoga in Alabama public schools; saying that although it came with...

Ekal Offensive Against Pandemic in Rural India: Prakash Waghmare

In India, Covid-19 (Corona) pandemic’s second wave hit hard suddenly and with the force of a tsunami. The country...

Temple Town rule a solution to protect temples

The Christian framing of a law to protect temples proves what they fear if this rule were fully implemented...


Upset Hindus urge New Zealand firm to remove sacred Hindu symbols from mats & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Christchurch (New Zealand) based acupressure mat firm Shakti Mats for immediate withdrawal of sacred Hindu...

50 cities, 30 nations and 5 continents- Hindus unite to save community members from genocide in West Bengal

The Hindu community of New York met before the Indian Consulate to protest the Genocide of Hindus in the...

Politics of Pandemic in India

Politics of Pandemic in India                           by Prakash Waghmare (Prolific Writer, Social-Activist, Political Commentator) Current Covid-19 (Corona) situation in India...

Hindus urge UNC School of the Arts to drop culturally insensitive ballet “La Bayadère”

Hindus are urging University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA) in Winston-Salem to withdraw “La Bayadère” from...

Hindus seek apology from Korean National Ballet hosting culturally insensitive “La Bayadère”

Hindus are critical of Korean National Ballet (KNB) in Seoul for hosting “La Bayadère” (April 27 to May two), which they feel...

Divali message of former councillor Paras Ramoutar

World in need of eternal light of Divali-  Trinidad and Tobago needs the light of Divali, not only because...

Indian philosopher, Prof. Adesh built a new model for the Indian diaspora in TT

By PARAS RAMOUTAR For any nation or civilization to prosper, it must be built on foundations of a moral...

Trinidad to hold Phagwah(Holi) conference

By PARAS RAMOUTAR Port-of-Spain: The National Council of Indian Culture (NCIC) will host its first international virtual Phagwa conference...

Hindus celebrate Shiva Raatri in Trinidad

Thousands of Hindus participated in night-suvigil on the occasion of Maha Shivratri despite the increasingly high crime rate in...

World Hindu Council of America Statement on Shooting in Indianapolis

The World Hindu Council of America (VHPA) expresses sorrow at the killing of nine people at the FedEx facility in...

Jihad against an innocent Hindu girl transformed chemical engineer Deepak Tyagi into Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati: Here is his life story

Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati, the Mahant of Dasna Devi temple was Deepak Tyagi before taking Sanyaas. He was born in...

#Shocking: Halal supporters tried to force-feed non-halal raw meat into Christian farmer’s mouth

In a shocking display of Islamo-Fascism, a group of Islamic radicals has not only stopped the sale of ‘non-halal...

Conversions in 50,000 villages during the COVID-19 pandemic in India

One missionary organisation says the pandemic had bigger results than their work in the last 25 years The whole...

Akbar Didn’t Create Bangla Calendar, Hindus Did Before Christ

So clever was the Scroll article of 2015 that even after recognizing the Surya Siddhanta, it attributed the Bengali...

After Hindu protest, England clothing firm apologizes & removes goddess Kali Halloween costume

Bristol (England) headquartered clothing brand Wild Thing has apologized and removed Kali Halloween Costume, after Hindus protested calling it...

Upset Hindus urge N. Carolina online retailer to withdraw Hindu goddess leggings & apologize

Upset Hindus are urging Greensboro (North Carolina) based firm “Goddess By Rachael Reed” for immediate withdrawal of leggings-skirt-dresses carrying...

Investigative Interview of Hindu Singh Sodha Over 11 Pakistani Hindu Refugee Deaths In Jodhpur

Hindu Singh Sodha, is a well-known activist for the cause of Pakistani Refugees in India. He resides in Jodhpur...

The lost temples of Karachi

Mandirs have been encroached, razed and replaced by residential, commercial buildings KARACHI: “You are free to go to your...

India issues demarche to High Commission of Pakistan over demolition of houses of Hindus in Punjab province

India issued a “strong” demarche to the Pakistani High Commission in New Delhi over the “systematic and targeted” demolition...

Assassination of a Kashmiri Pandit Minority Leader by Islamic Terrorists Demands a Stern Action by the J&K Govt.

Indo-American Kashmir Forum (IAKF) strongly condemns the ruthless killing of young Kashmiri Hindu peace advocate, Ajay Pandita (Bharti), by...


Hindus denied food supplies in Pakistan’s Karachi

Bigoted NGO in Karachi denies food to impoverished Pakistani Hindus and Christians, amidst Coronavirus outbreak An activist from Pakistan-Occupied...

USCIRF Troubled by Denial of Food Aid to Pakistani Hindus

USCIRF Troubled by Denial of Food Aid to Pakistani Hindus Washington, DC – The U.S. Commission on International Religious...

What reports of forced Hindu conversion in Pakistan say on the 70th anniversary of its creation

For the first 16 years of her life, Ravita Meghwar was a Hindu girl living in a village in...

100+ Pakistani Hindu refugee children needs a school at Jawant Sagar, Mandor, Jodhpur Site

Pabuji Ka Mandir, Jodhpur | 29 Dec 2019 In his Dec 2019 visit, Dilip Mehta, former American Hindu Sabha...

The Spatial Politics of Lahore’s Hindu Temples

LAHORE, PAKISTAN, February 10, 2020 (Dawn): Despite being granted nominal religious freedom by Pakistan’s Constitution, Hindus like Raj Kumari,...

Pakistan to restore, hand over 400 Hindu temples

HIGHLIGHTS Pakistan will start restoration process from Sialkot’s Jagannath Temple 408 of 428 Hindu temples in Pakistan were converted...

Parliamentary panel finds Sindh as hub of forced conversions

ISLAMABAD: The parliamentary committee to protect minorities from forced conversions has observed that cases of forced conversions are mostly...

200 Pakistani Hindus cross Attari-Wagah border, some say will seek asylum

By: PTI | Amritsar | Published: February 3, 2020 10:02:22 PM Akali leader and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee president Manjinder Singh Sirsa...

‘Yes I was mistreated for being Hindu’: Danish Kaneria opens up on Hinduphobia in Pak cricket team

Former Pakistani leg spinner Danish Kaneria has opened up on the controversy created by his former teammate Shoaib Akthar.In...

Dilip Mehta – An American Hindu Leader, Contributes $200 for Hinglaj Mata Temple Boundary Wall Creation

29th Dec 2019 | Jodhpur, India American Hindu leader and former Hindu Mahasabha of American president, Dilip Mehta visited the...

Houston Hindus – Dilip Mehta, Dr. Rudranath Talukdar Contributes $500 School Supplies for Pakistan Hindu Refugees Children

29 Dec 2019, Jodhpur, India Dilip Mehta – former Hindu Mahasabha of America president and American Hindu Patriarch visited...

Coverup Of Hindu Student’s Death in Pakistan? While Autopsy Confirmed Rape, Judicial Panel Calls It Suicide

Pakistani Hindu medical student who was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her hostel room in September, committed suicide,...

Tribute in India – Diwan Chunilal Harani visionary and social reformer of Tharparkar Pakistan

  Diwan Chunilal Harani visionary and social reformer of Tharparkar Pakistan. Diwan Chunilal Harani name echoes with Hindu sanskruti...

Hard Times Have Pakistani Hindus Looking to India

By Maria Abi-Habib JODHPUR, India — By the time an angry Muslim mob stormed the local Hindu school and ransacked an adjacent...

Center for Hindu Empowerment strongly condemns violent attacks in Pakistan, calls on PM Imran Khan to ensure the safety of Hindus

As the violent attacks on Pakistani Hindus and Sikhs continue by Jihadists, Center for Hindu Empowerment strongly condemns the...

Pakistan: Hindu medical student Namrita Chandani found murdered; Another case of forced conversion?

Sindh , Sept 17 (ANI): In yet another case highlighting the deplorable conditions of minorities in Pakistan, a Hindu...

Pushpa has become the first Pakistani Hindu girl to serve as police officer in Sindh

In a first ,a Pakistani Hindu girl Pushpa Kohli has become the first police officer from her community in...

The spatial politics of Lahore’s Hindu temples

Samee Ahmad | Aliza Amin | Mohammad Samee Arif Updated 2 days ago Lahore was currently dealing with the aftermath...

Raja Ranjit Singh’s statue vandalised in Lahore

Two men allegedly vandalised a statue of Punjab’s ruler Raja Ranjit Singh placed near his grave in Shahi Qila,...

Sialkot’s Shawala Teja Singh Temple reopens after 72 years

Photo: Saqib Jehangir/Facebook The Shawala Teja Singh Temple has been reopened for people after 72 years. It is located...

Pakistan: Ancient Hindu temple in Sialkot reopens after 72 years

An ancient Hindu temple in Sialkot in Pakistan’s Punjab province has been reopened for worshippers after 72 years on...

13-year-old Hindu girl raped, forced to drink alcohol in Pakistan’s Sindh

The incident happened in Tando Muhammad Khan district on June 7 when the victim was on her way to...

Tension erupts in Pakistan after Hindu doctor booked for blasphemy

A Pakistan doctor, identified as Ramesh Kumar, was taken into custody on charges of blasphemy while angry protestors set...

Khairpur’s Hindus in shock after holy books set on fire at Kumb temple

Unrest has spread in the small city of Kumb, in Sindh’s Khairpur district, after an arson attack on a...

Suman Kumari becomes Pakistan’s first Hindu woman judge

ISLAMABAD: Suman Kumari has become the first Hindu woman in Pakistan to be appointed as a civil judge, according...

Pakistan declares Panj Tirath Hindu religious site as national heritage

The provincial Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government in northwest Pakistan has declared the ancient Hindu religious site of Panj Tirath in...

Pakistan issues large number of visas for Katas Raj temple

The announcement came days after Islamabad issued 220 visas for the Shadani Darbar temple in Sukkur where a century...

President exchanges greetings with Hindu community members at Janmashtami reception

President Abdul Hamid greeting the Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla, at the Janmashtami reception, at Bangabhaban...

Hindu community celebrates Janamashtmi across Sindh

KARACHI: The Hindu community in Sindh celebrated on Monday their holy festival Janamashtmi with traditional fervour. The festival is observed...

Hindu Politician Dr. Mahesh Malani Becomes First To Win National Assembly GeneralSeat In Pak Polls

Dr. Mahesh Kumar Malani of the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) has become the first Hindu candidate to win a...

AHMEDABAD DC Office- Pakistan Hindu Migrants reason of HAPPINESS

Download Attachment: AHMEDABAD DC OFFICE AHMEDABAD DC office has special place in hearts of Pak Hindu migrants resident of Ahmedabad....

Vedic Youth society organized a VEDIC Yagyo Pavit JANIYA SANSKAR in Karachi

Download Attachment : VEDIC SOCITY Report VEDIC YOUTH SOCIETY ON 5TH JUNE 2018 IN KARACHI THAT IS HEART OF SINDH PAKISTAN...

Why NO JINNAH’S Portrait ! – Prof. Dhirendra Sharma

Why  NO  JINNAH’S Portrait !                      By:  Prof.  Dhirendra  Sharma It is not the question of Majoritarian state versus Minority rights  but what iconic leader’s portrait...

Pakistan’s Punjab govt releases Rs 20 million for expansion of Krishna temple

The release of funds from the government came following demands of expansion from local Hindus. One Jag Mohan Arora...


Sikh leader shot dead in Pakistan’s Peshawar

Yudhvir Rana| TNN | Updated: May 30, 2018, 04:41 IST HIGHLIGHTS Unidentified gunmen shot dead Charanjit Singh in Budhbir area while he...

Meet Ramesh Jaipal, A Pakistani Hindu, Who Survived All Odds

Ramesh Jaipal, who was sold into slavery as a child, is seen racing a camel in Dubai at age...

Hindu Migrants from Pakistan to get 50% discount on plots in Rajasthan

As per a latest report, the Hindu migrants from Pakistan will be able to avail 50% discounts on plots...

Murder Of Hindu Trader, Son In Pakistan Sparks Nationwide Protests: WHN Exclusive

Special Report: Sandesh Dhanja,  Managing Editor, World Hindu News Pakistan Hindu trader, his son shot dead in Balochistan Jaipal Das...

Narshinga Chaturdashi Celebrated In Karachi

  BY Sanjesh Dhanja, Country Head WHN Pakistan Narasimha (Sanskrit: नरसिंह IAST: Narasiṃha, lit. man-lion) is an avatar of the...

Migrant Pak Hindu professionals request WORK ASSIGNMENT/JOBS in Corporate sector in India.

Download Attachment : PVT. SECTOR JOBS for MIGRANT PAK HINDU PROFESSIONALS We want to draw your kind attention to...

Ram Mandir in Islamkot (Pakistan)

Located in Islamkot in Nagarparkar this is the only temple in Pakistan which is dedicated to Lord Ram. This...

300-year-old Hindu temple in Karachi in danger of encroachment

Shops built around the mandir’s boundaries have been illegally occupied and are growing in number Sitla Mata Mandar located...


Pakistan Hindu Community Holi Celebration

  On 1st March, 2018 Holi event organized for Senior citizens with the efforts of Vedic Youth Society and...

The thriving Shiva festival in Umarkot is a reminder of Sindh’s Hindu heritage

On February 13th, scores of Hindu devotees thronged to a Shiva temple six kilometres from Umarkot, Sindh. Singing Jai Shiva...

Pakistani Hindu pilgrims get visa extension

Amritsar, February 16 The Pakistan Hindu pilgrims, who had arrived from Karachi in Pakistan to Amritsar, have got their...

Bio-Profile Of Sanjesh Dhanja

   Cell: +92 333-3918570 (Wattsapp) | Mobile: +92-333-3918570    E-mail:  sanjesh@hinduseva.org   E-mail: sanjeshphs@gmail.com    URL:   www.phseva.org Objective: Seeking opportunities...

Vishwa Hindu Parishad, NGO Nimittekam Unites Social Organizations Empowering Pakistani Hindu Refugees

  WHN | Feb 8, 2018, 09:00 EST JAIPUR: Vishwa Hindu Parishad and Jaipur based NGO Nimittekam  united more than a...

AIFDMS Condemn Murder Of 2 Hindu Maheshwari Brothers In Pakistan

  CLICK BELOW BLUE LINK  – TO DOWNLOAD AIFDMS PRESS NOTE Hindus murder in pakistan AIFDMS Condemn Murder of...

Katas Raj Temple Complex is a Sad Monument to Pakistan’s Unease with its Hindu Heritage

With the Supreme Court taking interest in their renovation and protection, the Katas Raj temples, one of the oldest...

3,000-Year-Old Katas Raj Temple Being Restored: ETPB Chairman

Authorities are working on a comprehensive plan to restore religious sanctity and archaeological value of Katas Raj Temple near...

GHRD Invitation: Screening of Documentary on Forced conversion marriage of minor Hindu Girls

Download Attachment : GHRD Invitation for 12th Dec 2017 Atmeeya Bhagini & Bandhugan Namaste! For last several years, Minority...

Pakistani Hindu girl allegedly abducted, converted and married off against her will in Sindh

The girl has been identified as Arti Kumari, a teacher at Qasim Model School, and reports say she was...

When the man who wrote Pakistan’s national anthem saw the divine in Hindu god Krishna

This year, Pakistan’s 70th Independence anniversary and Janmashtami (the Hindu festival celebrating Krishna’s birth) fell on the same day:...

70 Years Later, My Grandmother Remembers Partition, and the Muslims Who Saved Her Father’s Life

A story of horror and displacement, but one with a happy ending – my grandmother recalls the India-Pakistan partition....

‘Partition is not over’: Pakistani Hindus

A family of Pakistani Hindus living in an unauthorised settlement in Jodhpur. JODHPUR: For decades, Jogdas dreamed of moving...

Hindus in Pakistan: Why they choose burial over cremation

Karachi is a big city. On most days, it is chaotic, loud, swirling and brash. But inside the gates...

The truth about forced conversions in Thar

NAZIHA SYED ALIUpdated Jul 17, 2017 01:10pm Illustrations by Reem Khurshid. UMERKOT: “When a girl is brought before a qazi for...

International Yoga Day: Pakistan Celebrates the Day, but on Muted Scale

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN, June 21, 2017 (India TV News): The third International Yoga Day was celebrated in Pakistan but on...

Damming the Indus – Claude Arpi

The Indus Waters Treaty, signed in 1960 between India and Pakistan, … seems completely outdated today. – Claude Arpi On...

Pak Hindus appeal SC to take suo moto

Pakistani Hindus have appealed to the Supreme Court for taking suo moto against the ‘horrific rise’ in cases of...

Hindu girl kidnapped by influential Syed villagers in Pakistan’s Thar

Yet another Hindu girl has been kidnapped in Pakistan, with the almost certain objective of forcibly converting her to...

Hindu soldier died in defence of Pakistan

Lal Chand Rabari. PHOTO: EXPRESS KARACHI: It was in 2009 that a young Hindu boy after passing his matriculation examinations...

Pakistan City’s Hindu Locality Is Dark With Fear

HUB city’s Hindu locality in the lanes off Laasi Road is dark with fear. Last week on Tuesday, Vijay,...

Pak lawyer receives death threats for helping Hindus in Court

The Karachi Bar Association has demanded that the authorities should provided lawyer Jacqueline Sultan with adequate security. PHOTO: Facebook...

Olive Peace Trees Planted at Sikh Temple Gurdwara Dera Sahib

Lahore: May 9, 2017. (sunil John) In connection with the Olive Peace Tree Plantation campaign, a delegation of different...

Sindhi Sangat condemn desecration of Hindu Temple in Thatta

Hyderabad: April 29, 2017. (PCP) Sindhi Sangat Sindh strongly condemns attack on ancient temple of Rama Pir in Gharo...

How Sita lost her faith and family

A Hindu activist talks to Lakshmi about her daughter’s disappearance at her house in a village near Mirpurkhas, Sindh....

Violence erupts in Hub as police refuse to hand Hindu man suspected of blasphemy over to enraged mob

  Violence erupted in Lasbela district’s Hub area after police refused to hand over a Hindu man suspected of...

After 20 Years, Pakistani Court Gives Hindus Access To Shiva Temple In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The Peshawar High Court (PHC) has allowed Hindus to worship at a Shiva temple in Abbottabad district which had...

Hindu Mandir In Pakistan

Pakistan Hindu Post (PHP): Indian Hindus devotees to visit temples in 1200 x 1600 hindu temple umerkot sindh photo...

Pak Hindus allowed to worship at Shiva temple after 20 years

Peshawar High Court (PHC) permitted Hindus to worship at the Shiv Jee temple of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Representational Image/ File...

Hindu right-wing MNS workers protest at Zara clothing store for selling Pakistani goods

Political workers from India’s right-wing Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) party barged into an outlet of Zara, a popular Spanish...

Threats, attacks on Hindus: IGP Sindh orders inquiry

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police (IGP) AD Khawaja has taken notice of alleged threats by armed men to some...

Pakistan Hindu boy selected for Emerging Young Leaders Award

Raj Kumar was among 10 youths worldwide, selected for the 2nd edition of the ‘Emerging Young Leaders Award’ by...

Baisakhi festival concludes

TAXILA: On the last day of Baisakhi festival on Saturday Gurdwara Punja Sahib was echoed with the Sikh religious...


Ram Navami Pooja in Karachi

On 9th April, 2017 Sri Sri Radha Gopinath Mandir committee organized Maha Ram Navami Yagya Havan & Hari Nam...

Exclusive Interview Of Dr. Surendar Jain, Vishwa Hindu Parishad Intl. Gen. Secretary

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Hindu Talk Show’s Must Watch Interview Of Tapan Ghosh, Hindu Samhati Founder

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India must act if Pakistan makes Gilgit-Baltistan a province – G. D. Bakshi

Should Pakistan declare Gilgit-Baltistan a province, India must abrogate Article 370 of the Constitution. – Maj. Gen. G. D....

Despite efforts of Courts to save, the number of Hindu Temples come down to half of mark in Pak

SHC orders protection for 160 yrs old Hindu temple in Sujawal. Prem Kholi | HENB | Karachi | March...

SHC orders protection for Hindu temple in Sujawal

The Sindh High Court has directed the Sujawal district’s deputy commissioner and police officials to protect the Hindu community’s...

PM Sharif announces Rs 500 million for Hindu community

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said the Hindi community and all minorities have freedom of religion and equal...


Holi Taqiyya of Nawaz Sharif to suppress the ongoing persecution upon Hindus in Pakistan

As a part of Islamic Taqiyya, PM Nawaz Sharif greets Hindus in Pakistan on Holi eve.  Prem Dalpat | HENB...

Forced Conversion A Crime In Islam: Nawaz Sharif

Forced Conversion A Crime In Islam: Nawaz Sharif Islam gives importance to every human being regardless of his caste,...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Pakistan Disowns History

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

PM Nawaz Sharif greets Hindus in Pakistan on Holi

As a part of Islamic Taqiyya, PM Nawaz Sharif greets Hindus in Pakistan on Holi eve.  Prem Dalpat | HENB...

Zardari felicitates Hindus on Holi

ISLAMABAD –  Pakistan People’s Party Parliamentarians President and former president Asif Ali Zardari has felicitated the Hindu community on...

NA passes landmark bill to recognise, register marriages of Hindu families

NAVEED BUTT ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly on Wednesday passed The Hindu Marriage Bill, 2016 to recognise and register the...

Hindu Community To Celebrate Holi On Sunday

MIRPURKHAS, (Pakistan Point News – 10th Mar, 2017 ): Like other parts of country, Holi , the religious festival...

Here Is The Story Of Umerkot – A Pakistani Town With 80% Hindu Population Till 1965 Before Wars Undid Its Social Fabric

Umerkot or the erstwhile Amarkot doesn’t have much relevance left when it comes to the history of either India...

Hindus cut short Shivratri by a day over security fears in Pakistan

  Peshawar: The Hindu community in Pakistan’s Mansehra district cut short its annual three-day Maha Shivaratri festival by a...

Pakistan Senate passes Hindu marriage bill, likely to get President’s nod

The law paves the way for ‘Shadi Parath’ – similar to Nikahnama for Muslims – to be signed by...

Pakistani Hindus lose daughters to forced Muslim marriages

LAHORE, Pakistan — Anila Dhawan, 17, was kidnapped last spring from her home in Hyderabad, forced to convert to...

American Hindus slam anti-India USCIRF report by Pakistani Cheema

Washington: The United States Commission for International Religious Freedom has put its credibility at stake by publishing a report...

Ray of hope: Hindu refugees from Pakistan start receiving Aadhaar cards

Clockwise: Bamboo shanties at the Pakistani Hindu refugee camp near Majnu ka Tila Gurudwara, A lady carries water for...

CDA approves plot for Hindu temple, crematorium

Islamabad – Capital Development Authority (CDA) has sanctioned plot for construction of first Hindu temple and crematorium in federal...

IHC to take up liquor ban, Hindu temple ‘defilement’ cases

ISLAMABAD –  During the current week, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) will take up two important cases related to...

Another old Hindu temple demolished in Haripur in Islamic Pakistan

“If India starts demolishing mosques, what would our reaction be?”, A Muslim caretaker of an destroyed temple in Haripur asks….. Minority...

Pakistani Hindu Refugees Are Still Waiting For The Better Life India Promised

Twelve-year-old Akash wants to become a doctor. He lives in the Pakistani Hindu refugee resettlement colony, near the Majnu...

Hindus helpless against graveyard encroachment despite court order

LAHORE: Even after orders from the Supreme Court four years ago and a recent decision by a civil court...

15 couples, 7 vows: Sights from a mass Hindu wedding in Tando Adam

The couples from lower-income households could not have imagined that they would be wedded in such style. MANOJ GENANI...

Dilip Mehta Donates Laptop And Temple Sunshade To Pak Hindu Refugees

Global director of Pakistan Hindu Refugee Relief project – Rahul Chandra w/ Vikram Parihar (Left) , Dilip Mehta (Centre),...

Pakistan’s spy agency ISI hand in two rail accidents that killed 153 Indians

PATNA/DELHI: Two major train accidents near Kanpur which resulted in deaths of 151 passengers and injuries to 200 others,...

No Ashes To Bring Home

Cold compels us to go for tea alfresco, out in the restaurant’s lawn where empty deckchairs snooze in the...

At Temple, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif Reaches Out To Minorities

At Temple, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif Reaches Out To Minorities Nawaz Sharif visited the 900-year-old Katas Raj temples. (Reuters...


TPM hopeful of freedom to Hindu temples

After the recent judgement of the Supreme Court preventing religion from influencing electoral politics, Temples Protection Movement is hopeful...

Pakistan government begins installation of shikhar kalash on Hindu temples

AMRITSAR: For the first time since Indo-Pak partition, Pakistan government has begun installation of shikhar kalash (peak urn) on...

Islamists in Pakistan oppose anti conversion bill to keep alive forced conversion in Islam

For legitimizing the ‘forced conversion’, Islamic hardliners force to call off progressive ‘anti-conversion bill’ in Sindh. Upal  Kohli | HENB |...

Hindu marriage Bill in Pakistan passed

ISLAMABAD: The Natio­nal Assembly finally appro­ved the Hindu Marriage Bill 2016 on Monday, paving the way for the adoption...

Lahore High Court moved seeking ban on liquor sale and permits

Following rising opposition to alcohol sale and purchase in Punjab, a petition seeking ban on liquor sale and purchase...

Sindhi Sangat rallies against amendment in Forced Conversion Bill in cities of Sindh

Sujawal: December 29, 2016. (PCP) Activists of Sindhi Sangat Sindh and Sindhi Nari Sangat Sindh protested in Mirpur Bathoro,...

Hindu council worried over moves to amend conversion bill, Dr Ramesh Kumar

MITHI: Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has expressed serious concern over reports moves to amend...

Pakistani Hindus can now avail Indian citizenship at Rs 100

Sat, 24 Dec 2016-10:24pm , Jodhpur , PTI The registration fees for Hindus and other minority community people from...

Hindu council worried over moves to amend conversion bill

MITHI: Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has expressed serious concern over reports moves to amend...

3.8 kanal plot allocated in H-9 for Hindu community as funeral place: Senate told

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How Hindu girls are enslaved for debt payment in Pakistan – The Times of India on Mobile

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Pakistani Hindu Lawmaker considers Charter of Medina as initiative of Peace

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Islamabad Hindu-Sikhs fortunate enough to get a place for temple, cremation after 5 decades

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[VIDEO] JFH interviews Ramesh Jaipal at White House – Pak Hindu Activist

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Pak okays long-sought demands of the Hindus

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Pakistani Hindus rejoice, as Islamabad gets its first temple and community centre

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CLAAS welcomes law against religious conversion in Sindh

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70 Hindu pilgrims arrive in Pak to attend Sant Shada Ram anniversary

The Evacuee Trust Property Board officials received the pilgrims at Wagah border yesterday. “Seventy-one Hindu pilgrims, including 17 women,...

Hindu lawmaker moves bill to stop sale of liquor

ISLAMABAD: Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, a minority MNA from the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), on Monday submitted a constitutional...

Hindu pilgrims cancel trip to Pakistan due to tension

About 200 Hindu pilgrims in India canceled their trip to Pakistan as they were not allowed to undertake the...

70 Indian Hindus in Pak for festivities

Representational image (Photo: Getty Images) Over 70 Hindu pilgrims from India have arrived here to participate in 308th birth...


November 25, 1947, Pakistani Invasion of Mirpur – Bal K. Gupta

November 25, 1947, Pakistani Invasion of Mirpur Bal K. Gupta (USA) The world knows about Auschwitz, the ethnic cleansing...

Bridge in Pakistan’s Sindh province named after Hindu shrine

AMRITSAR: In a first for Pakistan, a bridge constructed in Sindh province’s Ghotki district has been named after a...

No Artist From Pakistan Comes To India Without ISI Clearance: Tarek Fatah

CANACONA (GOA): Pakistan-born Canadian writer Tarek Fatah today said India should snap all ties with Pakistan, and claimed that...

Festive time: Lamps lit for Diwali on Sunday

Members of the Hindu community celebrate Diwali with fervour at the Swami Narayan Temple. PHOTOS: AYESHA MIR/EXPRESS KARACHI: Houses decorated...

Hindus celebrate Diwali in Shikarpur

SUKKUR – Members of the Hindu community in Shikarpur and its adjoining areas on Monday celebrated Diwali. To celebrate...

Bilawal extends Diwali greetings to Hindus

Chairman Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Saturday extended Diwali greetings to the Hindus all over the world and...

Sindh govt announces public holiday for Hindu community

F.P. Report KARACHI: The Sindh government has declared a public holiday for Hindu community on the festive occasion of...

Pak PM Sharif extends greetings to Hindu community on Diwali

Islamabad , Oct. 30 (ANI): Extending warm greetings to the Hindu community across Pakistan and around the world on...

Pakistani Hindus demand complete ban on alcohol throughout the year

Karachi/Islamabad: Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council and Member of the National Assembly, Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has said that...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – How Much Do We Know About The Interconnection Between Pakistan and The ISIS

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Hindu Community expresses rage, concern over unprovoked India Aggression at LOC

The Hindu community in Balochistan has expressed rage and concern over the unprovoked Indian aggression along Line of Control....

Hindu Group Wants Atif Aslam Concert Cancelled

The Akhil Bhartiya Hindu Kranti Dal on Wednesday urged the authorities to cancel the permission given to a concert...

Achche Din for Pakistani Hindus with long-term visas

AHMEDABAD: As the state administration received the notification from the ministry of external affairs (MEA) which relaxed norms for...

Pakistan assembly passes marriage bill protecting Hindu women’s rights

A bride and groom sit together during a mass marriage ceremony held in Karachi January 2, 2015. REUTERS/Athar Hussain/Files...

Pak Hindu priest will conduct 160 asthi visarjans at Haridwar

MUMBAI: At a time when tensions between India and Pakistan are at an all time high, the head of...

The Hindu mechanic who started tradition of repairing faulty bicycles in Rawalpindi

Ajmal hasn’t stopped teaching the art of fixing bicycles that he had learnt from his father, who was a...

Hindu community demands custody of Mari Mata temple

Mari Mata temple. PHOTO: EXPRESS KARACHI: In 1992, when the Babri Mosque was demolished in the Indian city of Ayodhya,...


Pakistan to print Guru Granth Sahib to prevent desecration during yatra

A devotee watches the Baisakhi festival at Gurdwara Panja Sahib in Hassan Abdel, Pakistan. — Reuters file photo Lahore,...

Muslim cop sold juvenile Hindu girl for Rs 50,000 and forcibly converted to Islam in Pakistan

Abducted Hindu Girl sold for Rs. 50,000/- by Muslim Police Officer in Pakistan. HENB | Karachi | Sept 11,...

Karachi celebrates Ganeshotsav with much zest and zeal

Shri Maharashtra Panchayat, an organisation for Maharashtrians in Karachi, has been celebrating the Ganesh festival since the pre-Independence era...

Hindus mark meeting of Lord Ganesha with Parvati

Worshippers bring their Ganesh idols on a pick up truck to Laxmi Narayan Mandir (above) and whisper their wishes...

Hindu community laments CM’s apathy over Sitla Mandir issue

KARACHI: Hindu community has lamented over apathetic attitude of the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah towards the...

Illegal demolition: Govt criticised for failing to protect Hindu temple

Butt lashed out at PTI chief Imran Khan and said people trusted him and gave votes to PTI to...

Memories of August 15, 1947, First Independence Day of India: Bal K. Gupta

Memories of August 15, 1947, First Independence Day of India Bal K. Gupta On August 15, 1947, British rulers...

Pakistan: Hindu Girls Abducted, Forced to Convert to Islam

 Thousands of Hindu girls, many under the age of 18, are being abducted and forcibly converted to Islam before...

National Assembly takes up Hindu Marriage Bill

ISLAMABAD: The report of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Law and Justice on the Hindu Marriage Bill 2016...


Hindus in Islamabad hope to get a place to pray on Pakistan’s National Minorities Day

Hindus in Islamabad do not have a functional temple in the city, they have to travel to Rawalpindi to...

Bengal govt quickens visa process for non-Muslim Bangla & Pak refugees

  Acting upon a Central notification, the West Bengal government has decided to streamline the process for persons from...

PTI MP seeks ban on programmes promoting Hindu culture

LAHORE – Animation which is the most popular media among the children is becoming a major source of religious...

Mystery shrouds Hindu doctor’s death in Pak hospital

Karachi, July 30 A 32-year-old Hindu doctor in Pakistan has been found dead under mysterious circumstances inside the Intensive...


Attacks on Hindus for blasphemy show Pakistan doesn’t respect human rights

We live in a time that is marred by rampant violation of human rights. People are killed in Pakistan...

Hindu leaders demand protection for community after Ghotki attack

Karachi  Pakistan’s Hindu community leaders demanded on Wednesday that the government should ensure the protection of the lives and...

Longing for Acceptance: Hindus call for allocation of religious site to perform rituals in Pakistan

“The government has taken Hindus for granted and never bothered to take them on board regarding formation of a...

Hindu teenager shot dead in Pakistan’s Sindh following communal tensions

The two Hindus were attacked at a tea stall in Mirpur Mathelo town of Ghotki district. (Representational Image)  ...

Two Hindu boys shot in Pakistan’s Sindh province over blasphemy allegations

One of the victims, 17-year-old Dewan Sateesh Kumar, succumbed to his injuries while his friend Avinash is in a...


Hindus in garrison city call for allocation of site to perform rituals

A Nepalese Hindu worshipper performs rituals during Matatirtha Aunshi or Mother’s Day at Matatirtha Temple Kathmandu, Nepal, Friday, May...

Pakistan may attack Hindu pilgrimage at Amarnath Yatra, says Deputy CM J&K

Pakistan may disrupt Amarnath Yatra, Govt must take immediate action: Nirmal Singh, J&K deputy CM. PTI | Jammu | July 18,...

Life in limbo: Pak Hindu refugees wait for Indian identity cards

New Delhi: In a settlement of 30 rickety huts near Majnu ka Tilla in north Delhi, Hindu refugees from...

Hindu Journalist In Pak Alleges Forced To Use Separate Utensils At Work

 Sahib Khan Oad said he had been forced to use separate utensils at his workplace by his boss. KARACHI: ...

Hindus in Pak protest illegal occupation of religious sites

By: PTI | Peshawar | Updated: June 26, 2016 8:49 pm  There are more than 2 million Hindus staying...

India pushes on with Hindu refugee citizenship pledge

India plans to make Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan citizens by August World Bulletin / News Desk...

Muslim shopkeeper in Pakistan arrested for blasphemy after selling shoes with ‘Om’ symbol

A Muslim shopkeeper selling shoes carrying the “Om” symbol enraged the Hindu community who accused him of blasphemy and called...

‘Om’ inscribed shoes on sale in Pakistan, minority Hindus helpless

 Zee Media Bureau Islamabad: Pakistan has very strict blasphemy laws when it comes to Islam but for the minority...

Hindus pay homage at Sadh Belo temple

PHOTO: EXPRESS SUKKUR: Thousands of Hindu pilgrims converged at the Sadh Belo temple on Monday to pay homage to Baba...

Ramadan 2016: Elderly Hindu man beaten up in Pakistan for eating during Muslim holy month

Gokal Das covered in blood after he was attacked for eating biryani Pakistan votes/ Facebook An elderly Hindu man...

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A citizenship camp for Pakistani Hindus, who had migrated from Sindh province of Pakistan to India kicked off on...

Policeman arrested for torturing Hindu man in Pakistan

San Antonio Post (IANS) Sunday 12th June, 2016 Islamabad, June 12 (IANS) A police constable in Pakistan who tortured...

Two Hindus among three shot dead in attack on wine shop

Two members of the Hindu community were among three people shot dead in an attack on a wine shop...

Baba bankhandi maharaj: Death anniversary event at temple ends

SUKKUR: Three-day death anniversary celebrations of Baba Bankhandi Maharaj came to an end on Monday night at the historical Sadh...

Huts of Pak-Hindu migrants burnt down in Jaisalmer

Summary: Demanding justice, the Pak-Hindu migrants took out a procession and submitted a memorandum to the collector. Jaisalmer: The...

Danish Kaneria : A Pakistani Hindu Icon That His Country Has Forgotten

Many cricket fans will remember Danish Kaneria, the Pakistani leg spinner, from his matches against Bharat – the gangly frame, big-spinning...

Pakistan’s Hindus and Sikhs forced to bury their dead

Hindus and Sikhs living in Pakistan’s northwestern areas are forced to bury their dead instead of cremating them. What...

Hindu community praying for early recovery of the Prime Minister at Temple Jagan Nath Paris Road

  Source: http://photo.app.com.pk/photo/2016/05/hindu-community-praying-for-early-recovery-of-the-prime-minister-at-temple-jagan-nath-paris-road-app-photo-by-muhammad-munir-butt/

Hindu refugees from Pakistan could get hassle-free Indian citizenship as Centre plans legal changes to help them

Hindus from Pakistan who have faced religious persecution could soon find homes in India, as the Centre has decided...

Mashal not alone: the plight of Pakistani Hindus

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Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh may soon seek Indian citizenship

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Persecuted Back Home And Refugees In India, Pakistani Hindus Have Nowhere To Go

Mashal Maheshwari, a 19-year-old Pakistan . Hindu who migrated to India in 2014, was in the news recently for...

Inder Vineet was a 10-year-old Pakistani Hindu and he was drowned in Hyderabad club

Inder would have turned 11 this year April 13th was the perfect day for 10-year-old Inder Vineet to go...

1500 years of our history: Enter the Katas Raj temples

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Om Welfare Organization start Dharmic courses in Pakistan

Om Welfare Organization start Dharmic courses in Pakistan OM welfare Organization start Dharmic courses by post door to door...

Decimation and Missing of Hindus in south Asia

There was recently an article published at dailyo.in titled “The missing Hindus in South Asia and a conspiracy of silence” by...

Hindu Minor Murdered in swimming pool being victim of sodomy by two Allah followers

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Hafiz Saeed pledges support to Kashmiris, calls for safeguarding Hindu temples in Pakistan

It was Muslims” responsibility to safeguard holy places of their Hindus brethren, he said while addressing a meeting in...

Karachi’s biggest and oldest Hindu cremation ground needs to be repaired immediately

TEXT AND PHOTOS BY AMAR GURIRO   KARACHI: Strange silence has gripped the centuries-old Hindu cremation ground located in downtown...

Hindu council urges PM to prevent atrocities against minorities

KARACHI: Protesting over increasing attacks on minorities and forced conversions, the Pakistan Hindu Council on Sunday proposed the establishment...

Anger over kidnappings, forced conversions of Hindu girls in Pakistan

 Threatened by kidnappings and forced conversions of their teenage girls and abandoned by the government of Pakistan, the Hindu...

Hindu Pilgrims From Pakistan To take Dip In Ganga

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‘Hindu terror’ part of Pak GHQ campaign against India

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India may make citizenship process for Pakistani Hindus easier

Pakistani Hindus at Wagah border (File photo)   NEW DELHI: The government on Sunday announced that it proposes to...

Don’t target Hindus, says Pakistani daily

Representational picture Islamabad : A Pakistani commentator has hit out at a private TV channel for using “extemely offensive...

Minority Hindus from Pakistan

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Opinion: D. C. Nath(President, Patriot’s Forum) – Past Imperfect—Project Of Islamisation Or “Retribalisation”

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Hindu girl abducted in Pakistan, police inaction alleged

Pakistan’s ruling party PML(N)’s prominent minority Hindu community Member of National Assembly (MNA) Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has alleged police...

Pakistan mob sets fire to Hindu temple

Pakistan mob sets fire to Hindu temple   International Desk:  An angry mob of dozens of Muslims set fire...

Citizenship for Hindus from Pakistan to be made easier: Government

Sunday, 17 April 2016 20:53. New Delhi: The government on Sunday announced that it proposes to simplify procedures for...

Hindus and Christians Portrayed Negatively in Pakistan’s School Textbooks

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Governor signs Sindh Hindus Marriage Bill

Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan has signed and accorded his assent to the Sindh Hindus Marriage Bill 2016 passed...

Pak Hindus: Poor farmers victims of land grab, girls abducted, forced to marry, says activist Rabia Mahmood

By Our Representative In a strongly-worded defence of the minorities in Pakistan, the country’s human rights activist and journalist...

Pakistan keen to end non-tariff barriers for regional trade growth

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan wants an elimination of non-tariff barriers facing trade transactions in South Asia to give an impetus to...

“China, you are shielding Pakistan sponsored terroism” – Deva Sarran

  CHINA SUPPORT TERRORISM AGAINST INDIA CHINA AIDING n ABETTING TERRORISM TOWARDS INDIA India’s statement on Masood Azhar: China,...

Delhi: Pakistani Hindu refugees seek life in Bhati mines

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Cm Sindh Qaim Ali Shah Listening to Hindu Bhajjan & Enjoying Holi Party

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Pak Parliament adopts resolution for Holi, Diwali, Easter holidays

NA of Pakistan adopts resolution to declare Holi, Dewali, Easter holidays. PTI | Islamabad | March 15, 2016:: For...

This Week 1947 Stories – Suraj Talwar recalls the Rawalpindi of his childhood

Suraj Talwar recalls the Rawalpindi of his childhood. “Everyone knew of each other’s time of worship and would peacefully...

Muslim Calls Hinduism To Monkeyism

The Hindu community is calling on a Muslim Dairy Queen franchise owner to take down signs from his Houston-area...

Pak Hindu marriages bill picks up steam

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An Islamic cleric’s call to kill Hindus – highly condemnable

I draw your kind attention to the news item with the headline “Allah has bestowed Pakistanis the honour to...

US-based Hindu leader welcomes Pakistan’s move to declare holiday on Holi and Diwali

American Hindu religious leader Rajan Zed has commended National Assembly of Pakistan for reportedly adopting a resolution that the...

Sindh Govt declared Mar 24 as Holi holiday

KARACHI: The government of Sindh on Saturday notified Mar 24 as a public holiday throughout the province to mark...

Zed commends Pakistan’s National Assembly & Sindh Government for Hindu holidays

Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has commended National Assembly of Pakistan for reportedly adopting a resolution that the Government should...

Shivaratri celebrations marked at Karachi’s Swaminarayan temple

For members of the Hindu community, Shivaratri is one of the biggest celebrations of the year. PHOTO: EXPRESS. SUKKUR...

How India forgot about Pakistani Hindus

  DR DAVID FRAWLEY  Which religious group has the least amount of human rights in South Asia? The probable...

Pakistan Senate to discuss annulment clause in Hindu Marriage Bill

Sun, 14 Feb 2016-05:07pm , Lahore , PTI Chairperson of standing committee on law and justice Senator Nasreen Jalil...

Pakistan approves draft law to allow registration of Hindu marriages

Islamabad: Pakistan’s National Assembly (NA) committee has approved a draft law on Hindu marriages, paving the way for registering...

60 Hindu couples tie the knot at Karachi mass wedding event

Imtiaz Ahmad, Hindustan Times, IslamabadUpdated: Jan 25, 2016 22:16 IST Pakistani Hindu groom and bride attend a mass wedding...

Minor Hindu girls are forced to adopt Islam in Pakistan

New Delhi, Jan 30: It is established fact that minority Hindus are treated shabbily in Pakistan. They have been...

Punjab, Sindh asked to pass Hindu Marriage Bill

ISLAMABAD: Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights Chairman MNA Chaudhry Bashir Mahmood Virk yesterday asked the Punjab...

Panic grips Hindu community in Pakistan after temple desecrated

Karachi: Three pistol-waving bearded men stormed a 60-year-old temple in Pakistan‘s largest city and desecrated the idol of a...

Panic grips Hindu community in Pak after temple desecrated

Karachi, February 2 Three pistol-waving bearded men stormed a 60-year-old temple in Pakistan’s largest city and desecrated the idol...

Hindu temples well-maintained in Pakistan: Pak author

KOLKATA: Hindu temples in Pakistan are well-maintained, but since they are located in prime real estate areas some of...

Pakistan Hindu Council slams Sindh govt for failing to protect minorities

Karachi Unless the Pakistan People’s Party-led Sindh government stops its unnecessary meddling in policing and administrative affairs, lives of...

Canadian journalist says Lahore was a Hindu city that has disappeared

PHOTO: YOUTUBE |2 December 2015   Canadian author and journalist of Pakistan origin Dr. Tarek Fatah has expressed the...

Hindu Refugees From Pakistan, Bangladesh Won’t Need Documents To Move To India

Known to have been home to refugees from conflict ridden countries like Afghanistan and Tibet for decades, India has now...

Delegation of Pakistan Hindu Council meets Raja Zafar-ul-Haq

ISLAMABAD (Online): An eight member delegation of Pakistan Hindu Council called on Leader of the House in Senate, Raja...

Elderly Pakistani Hindu woman finally gets permission to leave India

Date published: Thursday, 26 November 2015 – 10:23pm IST | Agency: PTI An elderly Hindu woman from Pakistan, who has...

Two Groups of Hindu Pilgrims Arrived

LAHORE:  Two groups of Hindu pilgrims will arrive in Lahore on Thursday (today) for Shiri Katas Raj Dham celebrations...

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples, Indian pilgrims pray for peace

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near here besides allowing more...

Pakistan to renovate Hindu temples near Islamabad, welcome more Indian pilgrims

Islamabad: Pakistan plans to renovate and improve facilities at a historical Hindu temple complex near Islamabad besides allowing more devotees...

Hindus on Katasraj temples pilgrimage in Pakistan return

A thaw in India-Pakistan relations has enabled Hindu pilgrims to visit and pay homage at religious sites in Pakistan....

Terror suspects among 22 held by Rangers

Weapons, ammunition also seized as paramilitary force raids suspected militant hideouts across the city Karachi With the necessary legal...

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh will reunite to form ‘Akhand Bharat’: Ram Madhav

India, Pakistan and Bangladesh will reunite to form ‘Akhand Bharat’: Ram Madhav BJP general secretary Ram Madhav has said...

Pak Hindu migrants want work permit

Hindu migrants (from Pakistan) want work permit. Anand Singh | SNS | New Delhi | Dec 19, 2015::  It’s not comfortable for...

Hindu pilgrims return to India

LAHORE: Up to 124 Hindu pilgrims crossed over to Attari from Wagah on Wednesday after a seven-day visit to...

Gor Khatree (Gor Khuttree) Shiva Mandir (Hindu Temple), Peshawar, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan

Gor Khatree (Gor Khuttree) Shiva Mandir (Hindu Temple), Peshawar, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (formerly Northwest Frontier) Province, Pakistan   Sachi G. Dastidar...

179 Hindu devotees leave for pilgrimage in Pakistan

Amritsar, Dec 11 (ANI): A group of 179 Hindu devotees left for a pilgrimage in neighbouring Pakistan from Amritsar...

Hindus hold prayers for peace

More than 650 Hindus were registered to vote in the Swami Narayan temple compound. PHOTO: AYSHA SALEEM/EXPRESS KARACHI:  Saturday...

Pak, ISI and ‘D’ Company are planing to kill Hindu leaders to create communal riots in India

HENB | New Delhi | Nov 22, 2015:: Islamic State Pakistan’s intelligence agency ISI (Inter Services Intelligence) with the help...

Shiva Temple NANAIMO Center of excellence of Sanatan Dharma

Shri Achleshwar Mahadev Shiva Mandir temple NANAIMO is 2nd dream project of Samskrita Veena Foundation, 1st being the Hindu...

Hindu council team meets Zafarul Haq

ISLAMABAD: An eight-member delegation of Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) Wednesday called on Leader of the House in Senate Raja...

Scholarships announced for Minority Hindus in Pakistan

KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Minorities Affairs,Gyan Chand Essrani has announced 20 scholarships for students and dowries for 20 girls...

4,000 pilgrims from Sindh flock to Nankana Sahib

November 25, 2015 KARACHI: A large number of Hindu, Sikh community of Sindh province have reached Nankana Sahib (Gurdwara...

Diwali Message of Pak PM to the Hindus of Pakistan. Mockery or a New Mindset?

Diwali Mockery of Pak PM  Nawaz Sharif with the persecuted Hindus in Pakistan.  HENB | Karachi | Nov 13,...

Elderly Hindus fete festival of lights in Nepal

Muktinath Regmi, 81, receives money from a boy, with 71-year-old Krishna Tamang playing a traditional percussion instrument in Kathmandu,...

Imran Khan vows to protect Hindu citizens

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chief Imran Khan pledged to protect Hindu citizens and said they would not be left alone like...

Pakistan leaders vow to protect Hindus

Sharif underlined he is prime minister of all communities. HIGHLIGHTS • Pakistan leaders echoed each other in supporting minority...

Historic Diwali celebration in Pakistan

Sikh community says it will attend if invited. PHOTO: MYRA IQBAL/EXPRESS PESHAWAR: For the first time in the history of...

Remembering Shri Narayan Kataria: An American Hindu Hero

   by Gokul Kunnath This afternoon, I heard of the sudden demise of Shri Narayan Kataria, one of the...

Interfaith Coalition Urges US Govt to Address Religious Persecution in Pakistan

Ahead of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s visit to the White House today, the Hindu American Foundation (HAF) spearheaded a...

The temples of Rawalpindi: Old wisdom in a new world

Mandir in Ganjmandi. —Muhammad Bin Naveed   In the kaleidoscopic streets of bustling Rawalpindi stand tall a few Hindu...

Pakistan Kashmir Card Loosing Sting as Persecuted Mohajirs, Gilgits & Balochis raises ‘Azad’ Cry in USA

Loud & clear: A photograph from MQM USA website shows members protesting outside the UN headquarters in New York...

Dussehra celebrated at Krishna Mandir

Krishna Mandir is the only temple in the city that regularly celebrates Hindu festivals. PHOTO: AYESHA MIR/EXPRESS LAHORE: A few...

Hindus in Pakistan are targets of attack on life, property and identity

They flee from this hell euphemistically called Pakistan-the land of Pure (Second and concluding part of the article ‘Where...

HRCARI Urge President Obama to declare a stop to US tax-payer funded economic & military aid to Pakistan

Urge President Obama to declare a stop to tax-payer funded economic & military aid to Pakistan, when he meets Pakistan...

“We cannot have cultural ties with Pakistan when they kill our soldiers” – Shiv Sena

MUMBAI:  Renowned Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali’s concert in Mumbai has been cancelled after objections raised by the Shiv Sena,...

Pakistan – The Hindu Temples that has been converted to Madrasas

THE TEMPLES THAT HAS BEEN CONVERTED TO MADRASAS We stood at the entrance of the temple, not sure if...

“Pakistanis are basically Hindus” A Wake Up Call By a Pakistani Lady Scholar – Ram Kumar Ohri, IPS (Retd)

A Wake Up Call By a Pakistani Lady Scholar – Ram Kumar Ohri, IPS (Retd) In a landmark confession...


Despite threats, Hindus celebrate festival in Pak

AMRITSAR: Amidst security threat from fundamentalists and incidents of kidnapping and forcible conversion of Hindu girls, the Hindu community...

200-year-old Sri Laxmi Narain temple awaits restoration

Members of the Hindu community performing their religious duties at the 200-year-old Sri Laxmi Narain temple near Native Jetty....

A pre-Partition Hindu Temple and the struggle to protect it

Hindu devotees at Laxmi Narain Mandir, Native Jetty. PHOTO: UMER SHIEKH KARACHI: As hundreds of Hindus celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi at...

Havelian’s Hindus strive to protect temple built in 18th century

PHOTO: PHC WEBSITE ABBOTABAD: The temple of Sheranwali Mata in Havelian, dating back to the 18th century, has been protected...

More than One crore Bengali Hindu refugees including the Hindu ‘D’ voters in Assam are now legalized in India through new ordinance

Hindus, other minority refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh can now stay permanently in India with relaxed documents or no documents....

Rebuild Hindu temple via special architect, SC tells K-P govt

DCO Karak says Rs2m has been allocated for renovation. ISLAMABAD:  The top court on Tuesday recommended the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P)...

Cancel Pakistani Expo ‘Shaan E Pakistan’ immediately

‘Our compatriots are taking ‘Ek Shaam Pakistan Ke Naam’ on Sept 10, otherwise’……  While Pakistan is violating ‘ceasefire’ norms...

Hindu women in Pakistan exploited due to absence of Marriage Act

For example, if you are a Hindu in the country, you cannot prove that you are married. Even after...

Sealing of cemetery frustrates Hindus in Lahore

LAHORE (Ihsan Qadir) – Local Hindus are forced to not lay their dead ones to rest close to their...

USA Exposed Pakistan Deceit, Curtailed and Declaring Pakistan a “Hostile State”

USA EXPOSED PAKISTAN DECEIT USA CURTAILED AID DECLARING PAKISTAN A “HOSTILE STATE” USA SAYS PAKISTAN GAVE NO PROOF OF INDIA’s...

Pakistan Muslim leader exhorted Muslims to kill Hindus

“During the interrogation following a lie-detector test, Naved told the National Investigation Agency (NIA) interrogators that Hafiz Saeed delivered...

UK – International conference on Pakistan occupied JK & Gilgit Baltistan

  Hello,  You are invited to the following event: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PAKISTAN OCCUPIED JK &  ​​ GILGIT BALTISTAN...

BJP seeks Andrabi’s arrest for hoisting Pakistan flag

The separatist leader not only unfurled the Pakistani flag at her residence in Srinagar but also addressed, over the...

SC wants update on Hindu temple case

Supreme Court. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE ISLAMABAD: The apex court has summoned DPO Karak, deputy commissioner Karak and home secretary Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P)...

Four HUJI members arrested in Hyderabad on eve of Independence Day

Police said the nabbing of a Pakistani national, two Bangladeshis and a Mayanmarese national from the Old City area...

Pak’s childish activities won’t solve Kashmir issue, says defence expert

Bhopal : Speaking on rise in the ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Defence expert S R Sinho on Saturday said that...

4 killed, 10 injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire thrice on I-Day

Four civilians were killed and around 10 were injured after the Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the border...

List of heart rending atrocities on Hindu girls in Pakistan between 2012-2015

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Kashmiri businessman provided Rs 5 lakhs to run terror network

Kishtwar, Aug 9: It was after September 7, 2011 Delhi High Court blast case, the National Investigating Agency (NIA)...

“PM Narendra Modi kept his promise. Hindu refugees do not have to live in camps as unwanted guests” – ​G V Chelvapilla

Sri Narendra Modi kept his promise . Hindu refugees do not have to live in camps as unwanted guests...

Came to India to Kill Hindus,’It’s Fun’-Chilling Confession of a Pak Terrorist Kasim

I Am From Pakistan, I Came to Kill Hindus, Its Fun: Pak Terrorist Kasim Confesses being nabbed after Udhampur Terror...

Appeal to cancel permission to Pakistani Expo ‘Shaan E Pakistan’ commencing on 11th September 2015 in New Delhi

Federation of Indian Export Organization (FIEO) in association with Braahti, member, Karachi Chamber of Commerce, Pakistan, is organizing a...

Gurdaspur attack: ‘Made in Pak’ tag found on terrorist’s glove

Investigations into the Gurdaspur terror attack have revealed that the ultras were wearing ‘made in Pakistan’ gloves. Also, the...

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on border !

India and Pakistan traded heavy fire on the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday after Pakistan Rangers...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – ISIS And Its Impact On World Geopolitical Scenario

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Hindu women put in an Islamic hell in Pakistan

Hindu Woman Abducted, Raped, Converted and Trafficked for Prostitution in Pakistan….. No Concern for the Yakub Sympathisers and Humanist Morons in...

Pakistani Jihad-ISIS Spreads Terror Tentacles in a Dozen Indian States

Abstract Information available from open source media regarding pro-ISIS elements in India indicates that jihadist activities are being observed...

USA Today: Preparation for an attack in India are underway by Islamic State

(Photo: TTP/EPA) An apparent Islamic State recruitment document found in Pakistan’s lawless tribal lands reveals that the extremist group has grand ambitions...

After 45 years in Pakistan, India’s ‘Missing 54’ POWs Could Be Coming Home

A Pakistani flag flies on a mast as paramilitary Frontier Corps soldiers talk while guarding at Karachi’s District Malir...

Approval of Hindu marriage bill deferred

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights on Monday deferred the approval of ‘The...

Wait for Hindu marriage law in Pakistan just got longer

ISLAMABAD: The minority Hindu community in Pakistan will have to wait more before they can register their marriages as...

Lahore’s exiled Sikh prince- Maharaja Daleep Singh

The fascinating tale of Maharaja Daleep Singh who relinquished the Koh-i-Noor to become the most prominent fixture in Queen...

158 Pakistani Hindus get Indian citizenship in 9 months 

3,733 get Long Term Visa A total of 158 Pakistani Hindu nationals have been issued Indian citizenship while 3,733...

Pak flag waving, ISIS rallies hampering Amarnath Yatra registration: VHP

Sunday, June 21, 2015, Jammu: Vishwa Hindu Parishad today alleged that waving of Pakistani and ISI flags is hampering...


Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Three Main (Terrorist) Threats Before India—US Country Report

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Where should a Pakistani Hindu go?

With sheer frustration and utter disappointment, I, being a Pakistani Hindu, am fed up with the unending list of...

Hindus want their marriage issues solved without delay

ISLAMABAD: The provinces are yet to give a reply to the request of NA Standing Committee in which it...

India grants citizenship to 4,300 Hindus from Pakistan, Afghanistan

NEW DELHI: The Indian government has given citizenship to about 4,300 Hindus and Sikhs from Pakistan and Afghanistan in...

Hinduism fastest growing religion in Pakistan and Saudi Arabia

In India, certain groups have raised concern over fast growth of Muslims but what is interesting is the fact...

4,300 Hindus, Sikhs from Pakistan, Afghanistan get Indian citizenship

  There are around 200,000 Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan currently living in India. —Online/File...

5,000 Hindus migrating to India every year, NA told

ISLAMABAD: A member of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani revealed in the National Assembly...

Burma victims should be settled in Pakistan: Pakistan Hindu Council

ISLAMABAD– Pakistan Hindu Council, representative body of Hindu community living across the country, has demanded practical measures by sending...

“I want to preserve my Hindu bloodline in North Waziristan”

Hindus in Pakistan “I want to preserve my Hindu bloodline in North Waziristan” All around the Islamic world, people...

Heart-rending story of a Pakistani Hindu whose wife was kidnapped and daughter raped

Discrimination against Hindus living in Pakistan has been increasing constantly over a period of time. They have been persecuted...

Hindu girl denied job in Pakistan because of her religion

  New Delhi:  At a time when incidents of religious discrimination are on a rise in India, the scenario in...

Pakistan Hindu Council calls for National ‘Banyan Day’ for Interfaith Harmony

Islamabad: May 12, 2015. (PCP) Patron-in-chief Pakistan Hindu Council and Member National Assembly, Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has emphasized...

Pak court set free 97 Hindu bonded labourers

LAHORE: A Pakistani court has set free 97 Hindus, including women and children, who had been kept as bonded...

Hindu Marriage Bill, 2015: Government all set to pass landmark legislation

PHOTO: EXPRESS ISLAMABAD: The government is all set to pass a landmark legislation, which will lead around two million members...

Forced migration of minorities, Mostly Hindu and Sikhs in Pakistan

Islamic Insurgency and Jehadi Persecution causing Forced Migration of non-Muslim minorities, Mostly Hindu and Sikhs in Pakistan. Minority migration….. A...

Reconstruction of destroyed Hindu temple in Pakistan begins

Islamabad : The government of Pakistan’s restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province has begun reconstruction of a century-old Hindu temple occupied and destroyed by...

Pakistani court set free 97 Hindu bonded labourers

A Pak court has set free 97 Hindus, including women and children, who had been kept as bonded labourers...

Senior BJP leader L K Advani received holy water from Katas Raj temple from Pakistan

Senior BJP leader L K Advani on Thursday received a pitcher of holy water from Katas Raj temple in Pakistan as...

Pakistan Hindus protest harassment by Muslim clansmen

Islamabad : The Hindu community in a town in Pakistan’s Sindh province staged a protest against alleged harassment by a local Muslim...

Four-member Sikh family goes missing in Pakistan

A four-member Sikh family from India has gone missing in Pakistan where it had gone to celebrate Baisakhi, the...

Their last long wait : Ashes of thousands of Hindus mount up in Pakistan as families wait for visas

The ashes of thousands of Hindus, placed in small clay pitchers and covered with red and white clothes, are...

1265 Teenage Hindu Girls Abducted, forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslims in Pakistan – Raj Kumar Wanjara, Human Rights Activists

1265 Teenage Hindu Girls Abducted, forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslims in Pakistan – Raj Kumar Wanjara, Human Rights Activists...

UP residents collect money for ‘dismantled’ Pak Hindu temple

AGRA: The Pakistan Supreme Court’s order on April 16 to restore a Hindu temple in KhyberPakhtunkhwa that was dismantled in 1997, and...

Government to accept online visa applications from Pakistani Hindus

NEW DELHI: As a first step to grant Indian citizenship to nearly 60,000 Hindu refugees from Pakistan, government has...

SC asks KP govt to get Hindu temple rebuilt

The order came after Additional Advocate General Waqar Ahmed told a two-judge Supreme Court bench headed by Chief Justice...

8 to 1: Karachi’s shrinking Hindu Gymkhana

In the past 100 years, several government departments have been allotted the Hindu Gymkhana’s land. Akhtar Balouch, also known...

Panja Sahib: Baisakhi festival under way

Sikh pilgrims pay their respects at Gurdwara Sri Panja Sahib in Hassanabdal on the occasion of Baisakhi festival. PHOTO:...

Over 1,700 Indian Sikhs arrive in Pakistan to celebrate Baisakhi

Lahore: Over 1,700 Sikhs from India arrived in Pakistan on Saturday to celebrate Baisakhi festival at the historic Gurdwara Panja...

Opinion: D. C. Nath (President, Patriot’s Forum) – Hosting Of Pak Flag In Kashmir On Pakistan Day (March 23)—Why And What Action Taken?

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

Ranaghat Atrocity (Raping Of 72 Old Nun)—A Pak ISI Operation?

President of Patriots Forum, D.C. Nath was superannuated in January, 1995, as the Special Director, Intelligence Bureau, D.C. Nath (IPS-1960) was...

MNA wants security plan for minorities’ places of worship

Dr Ramesh Kumar called for implementation of the decision of the SC about protection of rights of minorities.—Photo release/File...

Sikh jatha to sponsor Pakistan Hindu family’s visit to Haridwar

AMRITSAR: Waiting for get visas to immerse ashes of their departed family members, Hindus from Pakistan have urged Nankana...

Hindu marriage bill to be passed from provincial assemblies soon – Ramesh Lal

HYDERABAD: March 14, 2015. (Abbas Kassar) The Hindu Marriage Bill would be passed soon from respective assemblies of four...

Their last long wait: Ashes of thousands of Hindus mount up in Pakistan as families wait for visas

The ashes of thousands of Hindus, placed in small clay pitchers and covered with red and white clothes, are...

An introduction to heritage sites of Hindus

‘The Hindu Heritage of Pakistan’ is the third in the series of a trilogy of coffee table books published...

Hindu shrines in Pakistan to get facelift

AMRITSAR: For the first time after Partition, Pakistan government has given much needed attention to Hindu religious places after...

Be united, shun hatred, Hindus told

Pejawar Seer Vishweshatheertha Swami called upon people belonging to Hindu community to stay united and not to adopt hatredness...

Riot of colour: Holi celebrated at Krishna Mandir

A woman puts coloured powder on a figure representing a Hindu goddess during Holi celebrations at Krishna Mandir. PHOTO:...

Pakistan’s only Hindu Chief Justice Rana Bhagwandas dies

Karachi: Pakistan’s former acting Chief Justice Rana Bhagwandas – the only Hindu to serve at the top judicial post...

Pakistani President Mamnoon congratulates Hindu community on occasion of Holi

Pakistani Hindus in Lahore greet each other as they participate in Holi celebrations — AFP/File   ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon...

Holi: Students form human chain outside temple

NSF activists stand outside the Shri Swaminarayan Mandir here on Thursday to express solidarity with Hindu citizens on the...

Human shield to protect Hindus celebrating Holi in Pakistan

A boy gets his face smeared with colors by a friend as they take part in the Holi celebrations...

One killed, 9 injured in bomb blast near Hindu temple in Pakistan

Bomb blast on Taj Road in Chaman was planted inside the vehcile. A child was killed and nine others...

100 Hindu pilgrims to arrive from India today

LAHORE: Around 100 Hindu pilgrims will arrive here from India on Sunday (today) to participate in Shivratri celebrations to...

SC summons IG over attacks on Hindu temples in Sindh

A security official and members of the Hindu community stand inside a temple that was attacked. — Reuters/File ISLAMABAD:...

​Informative and thought provoking information on India’s Muslim neighbors !​

Pakistanis evoke highly negative emotions worldwide, including in Muslim majority countries, says a US survey. Not just the elites...

Pakistani Hindu doctor released after 2 months in captivity

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani Hindu doctor who was abducted two months ago in the volatile Balochistan province, has been released...

Over 400 Pak Hindu families are seeking Indian citizenship

Ahmedabad : More than 400 Hindu families from Pakistan who are living in Gujarat today attended a camp held by...

12 Hindus injured in Lyari grenade attack

Twelve Hindus including children and women were injured on Tuesday when two unidentified motorcyclists hurled a grenade near Bhimpura...

Pakistan : Save Kajal, a minor Hindu girl forcefully converted and married to a Muslim

Minor Hindu girl Kajal was kidnapped, forcefully converted and married to a man twice her age, in ‘PAKISTAN’ ! January 19th,...

The Vanishing Hindus of Pakistan – a Demographic Study

What has Pakistan done to its Hindu population? On January 6, 2015, in an NDTV debate, BJP spokesperson Sudhanshu Trivedi said...

KPK Administration called on Hindu Delegation

Peshawar: January 19, 2015. (PCP) Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has said that to ensure...

Pakistani textbooks and the lies they teach about India and Hindus

Salman Ali 19 January 2015 [I recently went through with some textbooks and it was really depressing to find...

Pakistan SC Asks Government to Help Hindus Register Marriages

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court wants the government to take early action so that Hindus in Pakistan overcome the hurdles...

Supreme Court orders to introduce Hindu Marriage act in two weeks

Islamabad;; January 13, 2015. (PCP) Supreme Court ordered Provincial Governments for meetings with Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani MNA and...

VHP demands immediate settlement of West Pak Refugees

Jammu, January 13, (Scoop News)-Vishwa Hindu Parishad Jammu & Kashmir demands immediate implementation of P. Bhattacharya lead Joint Parliamentary...

Invitation Event (Pakistan) – Youth Development For Sindh Minorities, January 25th

Events & Meetings January 15, 2015  Vincent Bruno   Upcoming Event (Pakistan) – Youth Development For Sindh Minorities, January 25th The...

Photos: 50 Pakistani Hindu couples tie the knot at mass marriage ceremony

Photo Credit: Asif Hassan/AFP Fifty Hindu couples got married at a mass ceremony conducted by the Pakistan Hindu Council in...

Govt to facilitate Hindus visiting Hinglaj Temple

The government to facilitate country’s Hindu community in realising their religious obligations would soon develop a water reservoir, installed...

Govt to facilitate Hindu pilgrims visiting Hinglaj Temple

KARACHI – Government to facilitate Pakistan’s Hindu community in realising their religious obligations would soon develop a water reservoir, installed...

1,400 Hindu sites in dire need of govt protection: Pakistan Hindu Council

Ash is scattered round a barely visible idol on the raised platform and the floor of the small temple...

Deliverance for the Dead: Sikh Trader Brings Pakistani Hindus to the Ganges

A Good Samaritan’s act of kindness has once again highlighted the plight of Pakistani Hindus and the need to...

Pakistan eighth most dangerous country in the world : Report

Top 10 Most Dangerous Countries Country Threat Index (CTI) Based on Terrorist & Rebel Activity Over Past 30 Days...

Bail for terror mastermind Lakhvi casts shadow on Pakistan resolve to take on radicals

Mumbai terror attacks mastermind Lakhvi out on bail On Thursday, a Pakistan court granted bail to Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, a Lashkar-e-Taiba...

Conversion policy of UK exposed. British envoy wants Christianity to destroy Hindu identity of Nepal.

Bibek R Dev | HENB | Kathmandu | 14 Dec 2014:: The British Ambassador in Nepal, Andrew J Sparkes’s remark...

‘Give us our rights’: Hindu group demands protection of graveyard

BAHAWALPUR:  “We are treated like the scum of the Earth. Land grabbers are constructing buildings on our graveyard...

Protest against conversion and slave marriages to Muslims of Pakistani Hindu girls

Washington DC: December 7, 2014. (PCP) Pakistani, Indian and American organizations will stage a protest against enforced conversion and...

Pakistan: 99 percent of Hindu girls raped, converted are under 13 years of age

As many as 99 percent of Hindu girls who are converted to Islam and forcibly married are under 13...

Washington DC protest against Hindu girls rape

The wails of Anjali, a twelve year old Hindu girl abducted and raped in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, and...

Hindu pilgrims leave for India

LAHORE: Dozens of Hindu pilgrims returned to India via Wagah border after performing Shiv Pooja at Katas Raj in...

Pakistan: Minor Hindu girls abducted, converted to Islam, forcibly married; one to man, 62

Washington DC: November 30, 2014. (Ahmar MustikhanTwo Hindu girls aged 13 and 14 were abducted at gunpoint Thursday and...

Attacks on Hindu temples in Pakistan a worrying trend

ISLAMABAD: In the latest incident of its kind, a Hindu temple was attacked by fanatics in Pakistan, the temple...

GHRD appeal to rescue Kajal Bheel in Pakistan by singing petition

Namaste! Please sing the petition being forwarded by GHRD at the given below link to save Kajal Bheel in...

​​95% of ​Hindu ​worship places (in Pakistan) put to commercial use: Survey

Author: Zahid Gishkori Publication: The Tribune Date: March 25, 2014 URL:    http://tribune.com.pk/story/686952/95-of-worship-places-put-to-commercial-use-survey/   Out of 428 minorities’ places of worship...

Attacks on Hindu temples in Pakistan a worrying trend

In the latest incident of its kind, a Hindu temple was attacked by fanatics in Pakistan, the temple was...

Charter of Hindu Demands passed unanimously

Islamabad: October 14, 2014. (PCP) Pakistan Hindu Council, during its general body meeting, has passed a resolution unanimously, which...

Pak Hindu families seek help for visa to visit Haridwar

AMRITSAR: Hindu families living in Pakistan have sought help from Jathas coming from India for getting visas to visit...

Auspicious journey: Hindu pilgrims arrive in city

LAHORE: A delegation of Hindu pilgrims arrived in Pakistan today at 11am via the Wagah Border. The pilgrims have travelled...

Hindu jatha leaves for Pakistan

AMRITSAR: Undeterred by terror threats, a Hindu jatha, comprising 140 devotees from across the country, left for Pakistan to...

Hindu pilgrims arriving at Katas Raj tomorrow

CHAKWAL: As many as 200 Hindu pilgrims are expected to arrive at Katas Raj from India tomorrow (November 26)....

Pakistan Hindu urge Jatha leaders to take ashes of their dear ones to immerse in Ganga

AMRITSAR: Hindu families living in Pakistan have sought help from Jatha’s visiting Pakistan on various religious occasions to either...

Senate expresses solidarity with Hindus

ISLAMABAD: In order to express solidarity with the Hindu community on Diwali, the Senate was adjourned on Friday without...

Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif admires Hindu’s role in development

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has greeted Hindu members of the parliament including members of the National Assembly and...

Hindu temple torched in Tando Mohammad Khan

Ash is scattered round a barely visible idol on the raised platform and the floor of the small temple...

Arsonists blamed for Hindu temple burning in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: A Hindu temple was burnt in Tando Mohammad Khan district behind Barrage Colony area by unidentified persons. The...

Government announces concessions for Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Afghanistan

NEW DELHI: Government today announced a number of concessions for Hindu and Sikh refugees from Pakistan and Afghanistan as...


PDSN, PILER condemn forcible conversion of Hindu girl in Daharki

Staff Reporter Thursday, November 06, 2014 – Karachi—Pakistan Dalit Solidarity Network (PDSN) and Pakistan Institute of Labour Education and Research...

HINDU COMMUNITY ENJOYS COLOURFUL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Thursday, November 13, 2014 – Islamabad—A colourful evening in connection with Diwali – the Hindu – was held here at...

HINDU COMMUNITY ENJOYS COLOURFUL FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Thursday, November 13, 2014 – Islamabad—A colourful evening in connection with Diwali – the Hindu – was held here at...

​’Leave your faith or leave your country’​ – ​Conspiracy to force Sindhi Hindus to leave Sindh

“We are not Muslim, we are not Hindu, but first and foremost, we are Sindhi. There is a conspiracy...

Another Hindu girl forcefully converted in Pakistan

Members of the Hindu community protest outside the Hyderabad Press Club on Wednesday over alleged forced conversion and marriage...

International Response Needed: Pak Govt. Must Return Angli Meghwar To Her Home

According to JFH sources, Angli Meghwar is a 12 year old Hindu girl who was kidnapped from her home...

Ramesh Kumar protested in National Assembly on 13-year old Hindu girl kidnapping

Islamabad: November 1, 2014. (PCP) Prominent Hindu lawmaker and Patron-in-chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani has...

Hindus protest over minor’s girl abduction, forced conversion

Karachi: A legislator of Pakistan’s Hindu minority on Saturday warned of the forced conversion of a minor girl, who...

Minorities Hindus demand security for places of worship

PESHAWAR: Speakers at a seminar demanded of the provincial government to provide security to the places of worship for...

Lahore’s only functional Hindu temple: Persecution amidst lights

Diwali being celebrated at the Valmiki Mandir in New Anarkali. The temple is not only a worship place but...

Pakistani PM greets Hindu parliamentarians on Diwali

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif greeted Hindu members of the Parliament, including members of the provincial and national assemblies as...

Diwali: ‘Hindus still unprotected in Pakistan’

RAWALPINDI:  As Hindus celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, throughout the world, the religious minority in Pakistan still struggles...

From dhanteras to bhai duj: Celebrating the victory of hope over despair

PESHAWAR: Like other parts of the country, Hindus in the city have been celebrating the five-day festival of Diwali since...

‘Festival of lights’ in the garrison city

RAWALPINDI: The century-old Krishna temple located in a non-descript old house in Saddar Bazaar is not noticeable to passersby...

Diwali – triumph of good over evil

LAHORE: The Evacuee Trust Property Board organised a Diwali function for Lahore’s Hindu community on Thursday. Fairy lights, and...

Hindus celebrate Diwali

LAHORE: The Hindu community on Thursday celebrated Diwali – festival of lights observed on dark half of the Ashvina...

Dampened celebrations: Over 9,000 Hindu workers fail to receive salaries in time for Diwali

KARACHI:  Diwali celebrations in over 9,000 Hindu households may be dampened as the municipal workers failed to receive their...

Zardari felicitates Hindu community on Deewali

Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) co-chairman and former President Asif Ali Zardari has greeted the Hindu community of the country...

Naundero House pledges grand Diwali

A grand Diwali celebration function is being organised at Naundero House on Wednesday for which lists of invitees are...

Hindu Sindhis from Pakistan to get elusive Indian citizenship

LUCKNOW: They are Hindu Sindhis who migrated from Pakistan long after partition. Some of them have been around for more...

Diwali 2014: For Pakistani Govt’s Hindu employees Dipawali is colorless

Diwali 2014 is here and people are celebrating it in style. But for Pakistani Govt’s Hindu employees Dipawali is...

Hindus to return to Pakistan after PTI comes to power: Imran Khan

Islamabad: Pakistan’s opposition leader Imran Khan has said that the Hindus who fled the country after being persecuted will return...

Hindus in Pakistan demand holiday, aid package on Diwali

 Islamabad: Pakistan’s minority Hindu community leaders have asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to accept their demand for a public holiday...

Holiday on Diwali: Hindus dismayed by government’s apathy

RAWALPINDI: The Hindu community is dismayed at government indifference to their demand of a public holiday on Diwali. The Hindu...

Diwali at D-Chowk: PTI vows to uphold minority rights

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Sunday made commitment with the minorities to give them protection, justice and equal rights...

ADVANCE SALARIES FOR HINDU EMPLOYEES ON THE OCCASION OF ANNUAL FESTIVAL “DIWALI”

Saturday, October 18, 2014 – Karachi—Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, MNA (PML-N) has called for...

Pakistan Hindu Council demanded Public Holiday on ‘Deewali’ for Interfaith Harmony

Islamabad: October 17, 2014. (PCP) Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, MNA (PML-N) has said that...

Hindu leaders seek dual-vote right for non-Muslims

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) on Tuesday demanded that the lawmakers make constitutional amendments to give dual-vote right...

Hindu community moves court for protection of temple

Say that if urgent repairs are not carried out, walls of the temple might collapse putting in peril the...

6 top Pak Taliban commanders announce allegiance to ISIS

Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan’s six top commanders on Tuesday pledged allegiance to the Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who has...

Action plan for Pakistani Hindu migrants soon: Rajnath Singh

Union home minister Rajanath Singh has said that central government will prepare an action plan shortly for the proper...

Minorities’ property: Hindu council wants ETPB chief from community

ISLAMABAD:  Irked by large scale corruption and the unabated trend of occupation of properties left by Hindus across Pakistan...

‘A Hindu should head ETPB’

ISLAMABAD: Leaders of the Hindu community are seeking an audience with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to seek the implementation...

Call for paying Hindu staffers salaries before Diwali

KARACHI: The Pakistan Harijan Federation has appealed to the authorities concerned that all Hindu staff members, particularly sanitation workers...

Action plan for Pak Hindu migrants soon: Rajnath Singh

Union home minister Rajanath Singh has said that central government will prepare an action plan shortly for the proper...

Pakistani Hindu organisation demands dual voting rights for non-Muslims

A leading Hindu organisation in Pakistan on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding the government and all political parties to...

PAK HINDU COUNCIL TERMS LIQUOR BUSINESS AGAINST HINDU RELIGION

Thursday, October 09, 2014 – Karachi—Pakistan Hindu Council (PHC) Patron-in-Chief Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, who also represented Hindu Community...

Hindu lawmaker urges govt to reconsider bill seeking ban on alcohol for non-Muslims

ISLAMABAD: A Hindu lawmaker urged the government on Thursday to reconsider a recently rejected bill seeking a ban on the...

Ban on alcohol: Hindu MNA urges govt to reconsider bill

ISLAMABAD: A Hindu lawmaker has called upon the government to reconsider a bill seeking a ban on the sale...

In historic homeland, Pakistan’s Hindus live under constant threat

PESHAWAR Pakistan (Reuters) – Every time someone walks into his pharmacy in the volatile Pakistani city of Peshawar, Amarjeet...

Unsubdued sacrificial cattle market

FLOODS, fears of terrorist backlash and a charged political environment have not deterred resilient Pakistanis from celebrating Eid-ul-Azha like...

​Living on the edge: 30 pictures of ​Hindus & Sikhs under Pakistani fire

An injured child at the Government Medical College and Hospital in Jammu after heavy firing by the Pakistan Rangers in...

Pakistan firing specifically targets only Hindu-Sikh villages ​along International border – Indian Army & BSF

A villager shows bullet marks on the wall of his house after a firing from Pakistan side in Kaku...

Hindu body demands banning alcohol trade

KARACHI: Patron-in-Chief of Pakistan Hindu Council Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, who also represents Hindu community in the National Assembly,...

5 Hindus killed, 50 maimed by Pakistani mortar-bomb attacks on Jammu village

It was a night of horror in Arnia village of RS Pura sector in Jammu district, situated 5km from...

Happy Vijayadashami

VIJAYADASHAMI, also known as Dashahara, Navratri and Durgotsav, marks the culmination of the 10-day celebration of Durga Puja, the...

Killings of Hindu traders

Though our governments never fail to disappoint when it comes to catching and bringing murderers to justice, a mildly...

Sindh govt to constitute fresh inquiry into murder of Hindu traders

KARACHI: The Sindh government has announced to constitute a fresh inquiry committee under DIG Abdul Khaliq Shaikh to investigate...

Killings of Hindu traders

Though our governments never fail to disappoint when it comes to catching and bringing murderers to justice, a mildly...

Govt signs agreements, accepts all demands of Hindu protesters

KARACHI: A high-powered committee of the Sindh government, comprising three provincial ministers and senior government officers on Saturday night...

Under threat: SHC directs KMC to submit report on Hindu temple

KARACHI:  The Sindh High Court (SHC) ordered the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) authorities to submit a report on the...

Hindu Traders murder : DIG South to prepare report

KARACHI: The chief minister of Sindh, Qaim Ali Shah, expressed his dissatisfaction over the investigation report filed by the...

Re-inquiry ordered into Hindu brothers murder

KARACHI: After wrong investigation report by Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) Hyderabad, re-inquiry has been assigned to DIG...

Hindu community ends protest

KARACHI: The government accepted the demands of the Hindu community in the early hours of Sunday after which the...

Govt signs agreements, accepts all demands of Hindu protesters

KARACHI: A high-powered committee of the Sindh government, comprising three provincial ministers and senior government officers on Saturday night...

Hindus protest lack of progress in Umerkot killings case

KARACHI: A large number of Hindus from various districts of Sindh gathered to protest in front of Karachi Press Club...