US panel urges action on Pakistan religious freedom

An expert panel on Wednesday urged the United States to add Pakistan to a blacklist of violators of religious freedom, saying that the Ahmadi minority suffers "apartheid-like" conditions.

Pak Ahmadis prevented from sacrificing animals on Eid

Police on Thursday stopped members of Pakistan`s minority Ahmadi community from slaughtering animals here on Eid-u-Azha after Muslim clerics complained that the ritual of animal sacrifice "is an Islamic injunction whereas Ahmadis are non-Muslims".

Pak Ahmadis prevented from sacrificing animals on Eid

Police on Thursday stopped members of Pakistan`s minority Ahmadi community from slaughtering animals here on Eid-u-Azha after Muslim clerics complained that the ritual of animal sacrifice "is an Islamic injunction whereas Ahmadis are non-Muslims".

Ahmadis to boycott Pakistan election: Spokesman

Some 200,000 members of Pakistan`s minority Ahmadi community will boycott next month`s election in protest at their treatment by the authorities, a spokesman said Monday.

Ahmadis in Rawalpindi prevented from Eid-ul-Fitr prayers

Pakistani authorities did not permit Ahmadis in Rawalpindi district to offer Eid-ul-Fitr prayers at their mosque.