India says Pakistan 'beheaded' Kashmir soldier
India says one of two soldiers killed in an alleged cross-border attack by Pakistan troops in the disputed territory of Kashmir was beheaded.
Pakistan has rejected accusations that it killed any...
Even the online photos of the Gurdwara Janam Asthan in Pakistan show only Gurmukhi (ਗੁਰਮੁਖੀ) writing on the outside. TheShri Guru Granth Sahib is written in Gurmukhi at all the Gurdwaras (all countries) (this was what I was told from a Khalsa who seemed to know what he was talking about).
If you click and download the pdf file, you can take a journey on a heritage trail of gurdwaras that have historical importance. Enjoy this journey on facebook too!
Pakistan prays for Malala, clerics issue fatwa against Taliban
LAHORE: More than 50 clerics associated with the Sunni Ittehad Council and a former Pakistani minister have joined hands against the Taliban and issued a fatwa that declared the attempted assassination of teenage rights activist...
Prayers offered for Pakistan girl's recovery
Teenage education-rights activist Malala Yousafzai recovering from surgery after being attacked by Pakistani Taliban.
Source: Al Jazeera
(Note: There are several videos at the original link for this article)
Prayers are being offered...
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's increasingly assertive Supreme Court declared Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani ineligible for office on Tuesday, plunging the country into fresh turmoil as it deals with Islamic militancy, a weak economy and a crisis in relations with the United States...
After spending several hours polishing the shoes of worshippers at Gurdwara Sisganj in New Delhi on Monday, where he was part of a Pakistan Supreme Court Bar Association delegation, Muhammad Khurshid Khan left for Amritsar, home of the Golden Temple and the centre of the Sikh religion, to...
Can any one please read the plaque above and translate it for me. I cannot read Gurmukhi and the plaque is in Gurmukhi. It is installed in Gurudwara Amr Shah Singh at Jhanda Ram Street, Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan.
Any help would be much appreciated.
Violence against women and children now a criminal offence in Pakistan
Agence France-Presse Feb 20, 2012 – 1:41 PM ET
ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s Senate on Monday passed a bill that makes violence against women and children an offence carrying jail terms and fines, state media said.
Master Hussain Bukhsh Kausar And Tariq Hazarvi Singing A Rare Private Hindko Mahiya Song In UK
Master Hussain Bukhsh Kausar And Tariq Hazarvi Singing A Rare Private Hindko Mahiya Song In UK - YouTube
Hindko Mahiyeh latest from Attock with Mehrban Khan Mani
Hindko Mahiyeh latest from...
Pakistan Court Widens Role, Stirring Fears for Stability
By DECLAN WALSH - The New York Times
Published: January 22, 2012
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Once they were heroes, cloaked justices at the vanguard of a powerful revolt against military rule in Pakistan, buoyed by pugnacious...
Coup fears resurface in Pakistan as Gilani-Kayani spat turns ugly
Omar Farooq Khan, TNN | Jan 12, 2012, 01.50AM IST
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan army on Wednesday warned of "grievous consequences" over accusations by the country's prime minister that the top military brass had violated the...
Pakistan mulls sacking army chief Kayani and ISI boss Pasha: Report
PTI | Dec 26, 2011, 04.54PM IST
The Pakistan government is unhappy with Kayani,
currently on a three-year extension, and Pasha,
who received a one-year extension in service last year.
Originally published in the Manchester Guardian, August 27, 1947
LAHORE, AUGUST 25 (DELAYED).
Master Tara Singh, the village schoolmaster who rose to be one of the chief leaders of the Sikhs, declared in an interview in Amritsar to-day that he hoped there would one day be a return of Sikh...
Some of the Sindhi Sehajdharis who joined the Khalsa Panth recently would meet the Jathedar of Akal Takht in Amritsar to seek guidance for maintaining “maryada” in gurdwaras in Pakistan.
Amritsar - While the Sikh leadership in...
August 12, 2011
'Saudi lords have wreaked havoc in Pakistan’
Friday - Aug 12, 2011, 05:13pm (GMT+5.5)
King Abdullah bin abdul aziz
Islamabad - Pakistan’s leaders should work towards ending Arab influence in the country’s internal matters instead of ‘renewing’ its ties with its...
The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has expressed concern after the Sikh community in Lahore was prevented from performing their religious celebrations by the Lahore police and Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) officials.
The Lahore police and ETPB officials took the action after...
The Christian Science Monitor - CSMonitor.com
US should cut aid to Pakistan for its 'War of Terror' on women
To push Pakistan's improved cooperation in fighting terrorists, the US has suspended millions in military aid. Will it also have the spine to cut aid over Pakistan’s abhorrent...
July 6, 2011
Most terrorist plots have ties to Pakistan: study
Stewart Bell - Jul 6, 2011 – 7:15 AM ET - THE NATIONAL POST
TORONTO — Most of the major terrorist plots against the West since 2004 had links to Pakistan, including two that targeted Canada, says a study to be released...