Hardline Pakistani group shuts Iranian stall at book fair

A stall set up by the Iranian consulate at the recent Karachi International Book Fair was forcibly shut down by a Pakistani right-wing group.

Pakistani right-wing group protests killing of leader

Activists of the Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) on Saturday staged protests in parts of Pakistan`s Punjab province against the killing of a top leader of the right-wing Sunni group.

Leader of extremist group shot dead in Pakistan

Gunmen shot dead a top leader of Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ), considered a front for the banned Sipah-e-Sahaba, in Pakistan`s Punjab province on Friday, police said.

Defunct Pak group claims role in Punjab CM`s victory in 2008

Khadim Hussain Dhillon, the central secretary general of the ASWJ, made the claim after Sharif`s PML-N party sought to deny its links with the ASWJ.

Pakistan bans ASWJ, a front for Sipah-e-Sahaba

Pakistan government has quietly banned the Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat, a front organisation for the proscribed Sipah-e-Sahaba.