Pakistan Hindus

Hindu girl allegedly kidnapped from her wedding venue by Muslim boy in Pakistan

Abduction and conversion of Hindu women have been a major issue in the Sindh province where the majority of Pakistani Hindus live. The incident took place in Hala city in the district, about 215 km away from Karachi, where the girl was kidnapped under the supervision of local police authorities.

Jan 27, 2020, 09:47 AM IST

SAD leader Manjinder Singh Sirsa alleges Hindu minor abducted in Pakistan, asks India to take step

The accused, Raza, already has two wives and four children. The SAD leader appealed the Centre to take steps on the torture inflicted on the Sikh and Hindu girls in Pakistan.

Jan 17, 2020, 11:29 AM IST

Pakistan PM Imran Khan orders probe into forced conversion and marriages of 2 teenage Hindu girls

The two girls, Raveena (13) and Reena (15), were allegedly kidnapped by a group of "influential" men from their home in Ghotki district in Sindh on the eve of Holi.

Mar 24, 2019, 13:05 PM IST

Protect Hindus: Leading Pakistani daily tells Nawaz Sharif government

Pakistan's leading national daily The Dawn on Wednesday called upon the Nawaz Sharif-led Pakistan government to uphold the rights and lives of Hindus in Thar desert region. 

Jul 20, 2017, 15:40 PM IST

This girl sang Gayatri Mantra before Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif in Karachi

Hindus are a minority in Pakistan and are often subjected to discrimination. 

Mar 17, 2017, 12:18 PM IST

Modi govt to allow Pakistani Hindus to buy property, open bank accounts in India

If this turns into a reality, it will be really a big boost for Pakistan Hindus. 

Apr 17, 2016, 12:16 PM IST

Mob removes Hindu`s body from graveyard in southern Pakistan

Tension gripped a small village in Pakistans Sindh province after a mob dug up the grave of a Hindu within 12 hours of his burial, saying he could not be interred in a Muslim cemetery.

Oct 08, 2013, 19:12 PM IST

Hindu lawmaker in Pak raises fears of his community`s exodus

A Hindu legislator has cautioned Pakistan`s new government about a possible exodus of members of his minority community and called for quick and effective legislation, according to a media report on Monday.

Jun 10, 2013, 11:06 AM IST

Pak Hindus refuse to go back, MEA extends visa

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has given one month extension to Pakistan Hindus, who have refused to go back to the neighbouring state due to rising extremism there.

Apr 09, 2013, 10:49 AM IST

MPs want rehabilitation of people displaced from Pakistan

The Lok Sabha on Friday heard a strong demand for rehabilitation of people displaced from Pakistan, with members from several parties demanding granting them citizenship.

Dec 14, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

Don’t leave Pak despite problems: Sharif to Hindus

Pakistan`s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has appealed to the Hindus to not leave the country despite the problems being faced by the community.

Sep 14, 2012, 23:51 PM IST

Forced marriages, insecurity worry Pakistani Hindu

Forced marriages of their women and security issues have emerged as major concerns for Pak Hindus, according to a body formed by Asif Ali Zardari.

Aug 13, 2012, 20:27 PM IST

More Pak Hindus arrive in India, say won’t return

A fresh batch of Pak Hindus arrived in India and many of them said that they would not return given the atmosphere of fear prevailing where they live.

Aug 13, 2012, 19:10 PM IST

Hindu leaders in Pak approach Indian, US missions

The Hindu community in Mirpurkhas and its surrounding areas is being targeted by criminals day in and day out and police were paying no heed to their plight, Hindu Panchayat Chairman said.

Aug 12, 2012, 14:27 PM IST

Pak Hindus not seeking asylum, claims leader of fresh batch

As a fresh batch of 100 Hindus crossed over from Pakistan here, the leader of the group on Saturday claimed that they were not seeking asylum in India.

Aug 11, 2012, 21:08 PM IST

Pak allows Hindus to cross into India after hiccups

A group of some 250 Pakistani Hindus were on Friday allowed to cross over to India for a pilgrimage after being detained at the Wagah land border.

Aug 10, 2012, 18:28 PM IST

Three Hindu traders abducted in Pakistan

The kidnapping occurred when the three traders were going from Karachi to Jacobabad city in the Sindh province.

Jul 14, 2012, 17:21 PM IST

Over 50 Hindus kidnapped in Balochistan province

The rise in kidnappings has forced Hindus to migrate from Balochistan to other parts of the country.

Mar 04, 2012, 14:14 PM IST