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Pakistan peddling false narrative on Kashmir at UN: Sindh, Balochistan activists

For long, Pakistan's establishment has been criticised over its practice of enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings by international bodies and local human rights organisations that dare to speak out on the issue.

Sep 11, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

Over 500 test positive for HIV in Pakistani village

A local doctor who was also infected with HIV was arrested on April 27 in connection with the outbreak after residents complained. 

May 17, 2019, 20:40 PM IST

Protests esclated in Pakistan's Sindh over forcibly conversion of 2 hindu sisters

The incident came to light after the girls' fathers and brothers revealed the details in videos that went viral on social media

Mar 31, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj wants abducted Hindu girls in Pak to be reunited with families

Sushma Swaraj also said that since both girls were minor, they decide if they can convert to another religion.

Mar 26, 2019, 11:35 AM IST

25 conversions of young Hindu girls and women take place every month in Pakistan: Report

In January 2019, Anusha Kumari, a sixteen-year-old Hindu girl was abducted and forcefully married to a Muslim man. 

Mar 24, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

Sindh call for independence from Pakistan

A large number of Sindhi activists carried out an anti-Pakistan protest march on the 115th birth anniversary of GM Syed

Jan 18, 2019, 09:32 AM IST

Replace 'Sindh' with 'Northeast' in National Anthem: Congress MP moves resolution in Rajya Sabha

Congress MP Ripun Bora said North East is an important part of India, but it is unfortunate that it is not part of the national anthem. 

Mar 16, 2018, 15:40 PM IST

Two Hindu traders shot dead in Pakistan's Sindh

Two Hindu grain traders were shot dead by robbers in Sindh province of Pakistan on Friday.

Jan 05, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

Pakistan: 21 killed, several missing as overcrowded boat capsizes in Arabian sea

About 15-20 people were rescued and have been admitted to the hospital in an unconscious state.

Dec 07, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif's exit will bring uncertainties to CPEC: Chinese daily

Nawaz Sharif's resignation as Pakistan Prime Minister may bring "some uncertainties" to the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, though it may not "impede" the all-weather bilateral ties, an article in a state-run Chinese daily said on Thursday.

Aug 03, 2017, 21:24 PM IST

Alarm bells for Nawaz Sharif! Protests rock Sindh area, locals demand independent state

In more trouble for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, locals in Sindh area are hitting the streets to raise their demand for an independent state.

Jul 18, 2017, 08:39 AM IST

Banned outfits in Pakistan operating openly on Facebook: Report

The names of all banned outfits were searched on Facebook to find pages, groups, and user profiles that publicly "liked" a banned outfit.

May 30, 2017, 09:35 AM IST

Sad that Sindh not a part of India: LK Advani

BJP patriarch L K Advani today rued that the Pakistani province of Sindh, where he was born, is not a part of independent India.

Apr 10, 2017, 16:25 PM IST

Pak Supreme Court suspends orders to seal liquor shops

Pakistan's Supreme Court today suspended an order by the Sindh High Court to seal 120 liquor shops for allegedly engaging in illegal sale of wine in the southern province of Sindh.

Mar 20, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Two Indian clerics, who went missing in Pakistan, will return to India, meet Suishma Swaraj today

The two clerics - Syed Asif Nizami, the head priest (Sajjadanashin) of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Dargah, and his nephew Nazim Ali Nizami, had gone to Lahore on March 8.

Mar 20, 2017, 08:49 AM IST

Carnage at Qalandar: The Shia, Sunni, Sufi triangle

The suicide attack on the shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sindh is unlikely to dampen the spirit of Dhamaal, the ecstatic dance performed in the shrine`s courtyard at dusk every Thursday.

Feb 27, 2017, 16:09 PM IST

Impossible for Pakistan to control terror groups with double game: US

A top US lawmaker has said Pakistan's intelligence services have for too long supported some terror organisations and it is impossible to get a handle on fanatical and violent groups when one plays "double game".

Feb 18, 2017, 10:08 AM IST

Nearly 100 dead, scores injured as powerful blast rips through Sufi shrine in Pakistan, ISIS claims responsibility

The dreaded Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:50 PM IST

'Pakistan govt, military perpetrating genocidal crackdown of Sindhis'

The Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSMM), a major separatist political party in Sindh, Pakistan, has issued a global appeal to all civilized nations to apply both political and diplomatic pressure on the Government of Pakistan to stop it and China from establishing what it described as "Their imperial, genocidal, military-strategic aggression over Indian Ocean (area) by constructing the multi-billion dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Feb 14, 2017, 14:14 PM IST