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Muslim minorities in Pakistan increasingly targeted

Twenty people including four women were killed on Sunday in the Mohammad Ali sanctuary in the province of the Pakistani province of Punjab by men armed with batons and knives. Three suspects were quickly arrested, [...]

Sixth attack on Shias in Parachinar highlights growing intolerance in Pakistan

The latest attack on a Shia Mosque in Parachinar in Pakistan’s North West Tribal region’s Khurram agency was the sixth such attack on Shias in this town since 2012 highlighting their worsening plight and other [...]

Gunmen Assassinate Prominent Minority Activist in Pakistan

Unknown gunmen in central Pakistan have killed a prominent local leader of the minority Ahmadi community, a day after a new report spoke of increasing violence against what is referred to as the country’s most [...]

Minority women still most underrepresented in Pakistan

It is quite rare to see woman taking up leadership roles in a society like ours. This becomes more evident especially in minority groups where female representation is lesser than usual, particularly in politics. It [...]

Minorities tell Pakistan’s top security chief their concerns

A delegation of religious minorities met Pakistan's top national security adviser to raise their concerns on a range of issues affecting their communities such as the misuse of blasphemy laws and forced conversions. The delegation [...]

Discriminatory ad in KP newspaper draws public outrage

An advertisement placed by the tehsil administration of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) in District Bannu for certain vacant posts has hurt the religious sensibilities of minorities. The column in the ad stated that religious minorities such as ‘Christians and Shias’ [...]

Unknown men murder Christian rickshaw driver, police labels killing as ‘suicide’

A Christian man mysteriously murdered while the police tries to portray the murder as “suicide.” Details emerged that 25-year-old, Shahzad Masih, resident of Patoki was shot dead, allegedly by two Muslim men who had hired [...]

Gujranwala: Blasphemy accused elderly Christian awaits bail

Blasphemy accusation sends a 70-year-old elderly Pakistani Christian reeling as he awaits bail. Mukhtar Masih has been embroiled in a blasphemy case; while the accusers had claimed that Mukhtar had written blasphemous messages. The respondent [...]

2016 rundown: Approximately 1 Christian killed in every 6 minutes

Details reveal horrific levels of Christian persecution in 2016. The report emerged most recently disclosed that Christians can easily be termed as the most persecuted people in the world. In keeping with renowned Italian sociologist [...]

Condition of minorities worsening in Pakistan: HRCP

The condition of minorities is worsening and it is nearly impossible for those accused in blasphemy cases to have a trial in Pakistan, according to I.A. Rehman of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP). [...]

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