Category: Status of Minorities


Call for repeal of blasphemy law

KARACHI: An American Muslim scholar and international minorities’ rights activist visiting here urged the Pakistan government on Friday to reform and eventually repeal all laws believed to be discriminatory against minority groups in the...


Minority affairs secy summoned

LAHORE, June 4: The Lahore High Court on Friday summoned Provincial Secretary for Minority Affairs on June 10 on a petition challenging violation of five percent quota allocated for minorities in recruitment of teachers...


Ahmadi man stabbed to death in Narowal

LAHORE: An Ahmadi man was stabbed to death by an enraged man in Pakistan on Monday, just days after gun, grenade and suicide attacks targeting the religious minority killed more than 80 people, police...