PAKISTAN

Draft bill seeks end to forced marriages of Hindu girls in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Law, Justice and Human Rights on Friday decided to finalise and approve...

‘Issues of the minority Hindu’s won’t be addressed until they get due rights in assemblies’

KARACHI: Religious minorities are threatened and left to feel vulnerable while the political parties have done nothing to protect their...

Qaisar’s vigilantes, Pak army killed 108 in Brahmanbaria, mostly Hindus

A prosecution witness yesterday testified that Qaisar Bahini, allegedly founded by Syed Mohammad Qaisar, along with the Pakistani army...

Hindu’s & temles struggles in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: With his back arched forward and neck pulling back, a young boy exhibiting an uneasy posture was balancing an...

Hindu festival at Sadhu Bela

Sunday, June 15, 2014 – Sukkur—Commissioner Sukkur Muhamamd Abass Baloch and Deputy Commissioner Shehzad Tahir Thaheem on Friday last...

Footprints: When Sri Maata Hinglaj calls

Colourful saris and other clothing dry on rocks as several devotees take a dip in the muddy river a...

Test case for PTI: Hindu shrine illegally occupied by Islamic Clerics, says K-P govt

ISLAMABAD:  The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa government has admitted that local clerics have illegally occupied the land of a Hindu shrine in Karak district. K-P Advocate General...

NA body condemns desecration of Hindu temples in Sindh

Standing Committee on Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony dissatisfied over ETPB’s performance   National Assembly Standing Committee on Religious Affairs and...

Hope for Minorities inc. Hindus: Making and breaking of family laws

LAHORE: He has no way of getting out of a marriage he no longer wants to stay in. He and...

Hindus can’t be forced to convert, says Pak Religious Affairs Minister

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Mohammad Yousuf said Thursday that no one could be forced to convert their religion, DawnNews reported....

Brides of Pakistani origin Hindus find ray of hope in Modi

With thaw in relations between India and Pakistan, there is a hope of better India-Pakistan ties, especially for some...

3 Hindu temples attacked in Pakistan, 5 arrested

In yet another incident of violence against minority Hindu community, three temples in Pakistan’s Sindh province have been desecrated,...



Sikh community storms Parliament to protests against alleged desecration of their holy books

ISLAMABAD: After storming through the gates of Parliament House in protest of alleged desecration of their holy books in...

27 Hindu temples, holy books desecration cases in half a year in Pakistan

KARACHI: Over 27 incidents of desecration of temples and holy books of religious minorities in the past six months...

Hindus in Pakistan keeps dwindling

Daleep Kumar, a businessman from interior Sindh, pays extortion money every month to insure the safety of his wife and 7-year-old daughter. If...

Five Hindu children abducted in Balochistan

By Syed Ali Shah                Dawn, English Daily from Pakistan Updated about 15 hours ago...

Mostly Hindus in 22 villages killed

Another eyewitness yesterday linked Syed Mohammad Qaisar to a mass killing in 22 villages in Brahmanbaria that left more than a hundred people,...

Violence claims 12 minority Hindus lives in Karachi

Violence claims 12 lives in Pakistan’s Karachi ISLAMABAD, May 24 (Xinhua) — At least 12 people including three kids...