Pakistani man kills wife on first wedding night after finding she was not a virgin

Pakistani man kills wife on first wedding night after finding she was not a virgin

Police have arrested a 28-year-old man for allegedly strangulating his teenage wife to death on their wedding night in Jacobabad district of Sindh province of Pakistan.

59 Indian fishermen arrested in Pakistan

The fishermen belong to Gujarat.

Pakistan's Sindh to pass bill against forced conversion

Islamabad: Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said his party in Sindh will soon pass a bill against forced conversion of Hindus so that the community becomes stronger.

Shiv Sena wants 'Sindh' to be removed from national anthem

Shiv Sena wants 'Sindh' to be removed from national anthem

Shiv Sena member Arvind Sawant on Tuesday sought that the word 'Sindh' be removed from the national anthem and replaced with an appropriate word adding that India had no state by that name.

Pakistan Hindus want marriage law amended over 'regressive' clause

 A Hindu lawmaker has sought an amendment to the recently adopted law on Hindu marriages in Pakistan's Sindh province over a controversial clause that a marriage will be dissolved if either spouse changes religion.

Minor Hindu girls forcefully being converted to Islam in Pakistan

Minor Hindu girls forcefully being converted to Islam in Pakistan

Muhammad Ali Jinnah's idea of Pakistan to project it as secular Muslim majority state lost its meaning ever since it failed to protect the minorities in its contours. The Hindu minority in Pakistan is today living in constant threat and their plight often goes unheeded, a report stated.

Five security personnel killed in blast in Pakistan

Five security personnel killed in blast in Pakistan

At least five security personnel were killed and two others sustained injuries in a road-side bomb targeting a convoy of security forces in Marget area of Quetta on Monday.

Tarek Fatah trolls Congress leader Meem Afzal; says 'my forefathers were Indians', targets Sonia's ancestry

Tarek Fatah trolls Congress leader Meem Afzal; says 'my forefathers were Indians', targets Sonia's ancestry

Known for his criticism of Pakistan's double standards, author and columnist Tarek Fatah on Friday trolled Congress leader Meem Afzal when the latter accused him of being disloyal towards his own country.

Stranded Pakistan Hindu woman to return home after nearly 2 years

With all decks cleared for her return, an elderly Hindu woman from Pakistan, who had been stranded in India for nearly two years along with her son and sister-in-law, will finally go back home after she boards the Karachi-bound Thar Express post midnight.

Over 8,500 killed in Pakistan due to terrorism in five years: Govt

Over 8,500 civilians and security personnel have been killed in Pakistan due to terrorism in the last five years, according to the Interior Ministry.

Pakistan's Sindh has characteristics of an independent state: US Congressional report

Pakistan's Sindh has characteristics of an independent state: US Congressional report

Pakistan's Sindh always possessed characteristics of a "viable independent state", but its role as Punjab's conduit to the sea may be the ultimate reason that successful separatism could not yield results, a first-ever US Congressional report on the strategic province has said.

Suicide bombing at Shia procession kills 22 in Pakistan

At least 22 people, including four children, were killed and 40 others injured on Friday in a suicide attack on a Muharram procession by minority Shias in Pakistan's Sindh province, a day after 12 people were killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up at a Shia shrine in Balochistan.

Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Hindu community lives in constant fear in Pakistan: US lawmakers

Influential American lawmakers have expressed concern over deterioration of human rights situation in particular those of the minority Hindus in Pakistan's Sindh province.

Two new polio cases reported in Pakistan

Two new polio cases were reported in Khyber Agency on Tuesday, taking the total number of registered cases in Pakistan this year to 32.

48 religious seminaries in Sindh have 'terror links': Police

 t least 48 religious seminaries in Pakistan's southern Sindh province have been found to have links with terrorists and banned outfits, police said on Wednesday.

Pakistan's MQM seeks Indian Mission's help to safeguard human rights in Karachi

Pakistan's MQM seeks Indian Mission's help to safeguard human rights in Karachi

In what may expose Pakistan's claims that it is fully committed to its citizens, MQM – a political party in Pakistan – has supposedly written some letters to the Indian High Commission, seeking help from the mission over human rights violations in the nation, particularly in Karachi, report claimed on Thursday.

Pakistan's court issues arrest warrant against MQM chief Altaf Hussain

An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Wednesday issued a non-bailable arrest warrant against MQM chief Altaf Hussain in connection with a case in which he is accused of threatening Pakistan Rangers in Sindh.

`The day is not far when no Hindu will be left in Pakistan`

`The day is not far when no Hindu will be left in Pakistan`

With kidnappings and forced conversions of teenage Hindu girls, abduction of Hindu traders for ransom, and desecration of temples, many Hindus have been forced to migrate to India and elsewhere from Pakistan.

Pak's Sindh braces for ''urban flooding'' after Met Office sounds alarm

Sindh`s provincial government in Pakistan has reportedly issued a rain alert, prodding the relief commissioner, deputy commissioners and health-related facilities and agencies to be prepared to meet any eventuality as the Met Office warned of the possibility of `urban flooding` because of monsoon rains.

Notorious Pak dacoit killed by police

One of the most wanted and feared dacoits in Pakistan's southern Sindh province has been killed by police, ending a reign of terror over the last two decades.