Shi’ite

Clash at Kabul University, one dead

Kabul Police say one person is dead in a clash at Kabul University where people were marking the Shi’ite holy day of Ashoura.

Nov 24, 2012, 23:01 PM IST

Bahrain police beat elderly Shi’ite to death

Earlier this year, Bahrain`s Sunni monarchy crushed pro-democracy protests, spearheaded by the majority Shi’ites.

Nov 04, 2011, 10:08 AM IST

Yemen releases 460 Shi’ite rebels

Yemen released 460 Shi’ite rebel prisoners following Qatari mediation.

Dec 31, 2010, 11:34 AM IST