Hazara Shias

Quetta attack: Pak`s Shias bury dead amid anti-govt slogans

Hazara Shias began burying the dead in Hazara Town graveyard on Wednesday as Pakistan government had detained 170 and killed four militants in a ‘targeted operation’ as demanded.

Feb 20, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

Quetta blast: Pak`s Shias refuse to bury dead; want Army control

Pakistan`s minority Shia Hazara community refused to bury victims of a devastating bombing in Quetta that claimed 89 lives till the Army takes control of the southwestern city.

Feb 18, 2013, 09:34 AM IST

Pak cleric begin long march to pressurise government

Influential cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri began a "long march" from Lahore to Islamabad with thousands to pressure Pakistan government to carry out wide-ranging reforms ahead of the upcoming general election.

Jan 13, 2013, 19:15 PM IST

Thousands protest in Pakistan against Shia killings

Civil society and Shia groups protested in Pakistan against bomb attacks that killed nearly 100 Hazara Shias and demanded action against militant groups that are targeting the minority community.

Jan 13, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

Pakistan PM asks paramilitary to assist Baloch administration

Against Balochistan government`s failure to prevent terror attacks against minority Shias, Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf ordered paramilitary Frontier Corps to assist in law and order.

Jan 12, 2013, 17:10 PM IST

Hazara Shias protest against attacks in Quetta

Despite the biting cold, the Shias said their protest would continue till authorities acted to improve security.

Jan 12, 2013, 00:02 AM IST

Gunmen kill three Hazara Shias in southwest Pakistan

Three Hazara Shia men were killed and two others injured when gunmen opened fire at a taxi.

Aug 27, 2012, 18:16 PM IST