PAKISTAN

India lodges strong protest with Pakistan High Commission over attempts to convert Lahore gurdwara into mosque

The gurdwara at Naulakha Bazaar in Lahore is the site of martyrdom of Bhai Taru Singh Ji but has...

By demonising Hindus, Pakistan’s nationalist history overlooks colonial atrocities

Pakistan is erasing its Hindu heritage but seems to have no problem with the racist, colonial officials still commemorated...

Islamists Block Construction of First Hindu Temple in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN, July 8, 2020 : A Hindu temple planned for Islamabad, the city’s first, was supposed to be...

The lost temples of Karachi

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

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...

On World Hindu News Sixth Anniversary, A BIG Thanks To You All !

Namaste Jai Shri. Ram! Jai Mata Ki! On this sixth anniversary of World Hindu News thank you for empowering worldwide Hindu news...

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...

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...

Holi Around the World

Holi knows no bars, Holi knows no boundaries too. Across the world wherever Indians or people of Indian origin...

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...