Ahmadis

Pakistan`s Ahmadis battle mob and state for identity

"Are these the people with bullets who took my papa away?" two-year-old Sabiha Ahmad asked her mother anxiously when AFP visited her family, members of Pakistan`s persecuted Ahmadi minority, who are currently living in hiding.

Nov 28, 2015, 13:46 PM IST

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.

Apr 30, 2014, 23:47 PM IST

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".

Oct 18, 2013, 00:23 AM IST

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".

Oct 18, 2013, 00:20 AM IST

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.

Apr 22, 2013, 19:50 PM IST

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.

Aug 22, 2012, 23:45 PM IST