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  1. aristotle

    S Asia Pakistani Sikh Community Protests Against Desecration Of Guru Granth Sahib

    The joint opposition in the Senate had been in the middle of a press conference when the protesters entered the premises by breaking through the gate, despite a heavy contingent of police personnel being present at the location. Taken aback by the demonstration, the senators abandoned the press...
  2. aristotle

    S Asia Pakistani Sikhs Up Against Desecration Of Guru Granth Sahib Maharaj

    Anxious over the incessant incidents of desecration of Sri Guru Granth Sahib in various cities of Sindh in the past five months, the Sikhs of Pakistan have decided to identify the miscreants responsible for the incidents and persuade them to mend their ways or face legal action. Former...
  3. spnadmin

    Reglion Delhi By Heart: Impressions Of A Pakistani Traveller

    Book Review : A Lahoria in Delhi — By Dr Ishtiaq Ahmed Delhi by Heart: Impressions of a Pakistani Traveller Author: Raza Rumi Publisher: HarperCollins, New Delhi; 2013 Pages: 322 http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2013\09\08\story_8-9-2013_pg3_4 Note: The book title...
  4. spnadmin

    Islam Pakistani Girl Falsely Accused Of Blasphemy 'in Canada'

    Pakistani girl falsely accused of blasphemy 'in Canada' http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23112180 A Pakistani Christian girl who was falsely accused of blasphemy has fled to Canada with her family, a Christian organisation says. Rimsha Masih, aged 14, was detained in a maximum...
  5. Archived_Member16

    World Ban Speaks To Malala, Attacked Pakistani Schoolgirl, To Stress Education And Women’s Rights

    Ban speaks to Malala, attacked Pakistani schoolgirl, to stress education and women’s rights 5 April 2013 – “I can walk. I can talk. I can do anything!” said Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl shot by the Taliban, in a conversation with Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on education...
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    S Asia Malala Yousufzai Shooting: Attack On Pakistani Teen Activist Sparks Outrage

    Malala Yousufzai Shooting: Attack On Pakistani Teen Activist Sparks Outrage ISLAMABAD -- Schools shut their doors in protest and Pakistanis across the country held vigils Wednesday to pray for a 14-year-old girl who was shot by a Taliban gunman after daring to advocate education for girls and...
  7. Archived_Member16

    Opinion Pakistani Teenage Activist Shot, Wounded

    Pakistani teenage activist shot, wounded The Associated Press Posted: Oct 9, 2012 8:02 AM ET Last Updated: Oct 9, 2012 10:43 PM ET A Taliban gunman walked up to a bus taking children home from school in Pakistan's volatile Swat Valley Tuesday and shot and wounded a...
  8. Archived_Member16

    India Peace Process Has Backing Of Pakistani Army: PM

    Peace process has backing of Pakistani Army: PM IANS | Nov 12, 2011, 09.13PM IST Another 26/11 will be setback, PM tells Pak ON BOARD AIR INDIA ONE: With a combative opposition accusing him of going soft on 26/11 terror, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said he was...
  9. K

    Partition The Partition Of Punjab: A Pakistani Perspective

    The Partition of Punjab: A Pakistani Perspective Book Review by PRAN NEVILE PUNJAB: BLOODIED, PARTITIONED & CLEANSED, by Ishtiaq Ahmed, Rupa, India, 2011, pp 808, Rs. 995. ISBN-HB: 9788129118622 There has been a spate of books on the Partition of Punjab and...
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    Islam My Interaction With Some Muslim Friends

    Being born in a Sikh/punjabi environment and being acquainted with Baba Farid, Baba Shah Hussien, Baba Bulleh Shah and other sufis I had this idea in my mind that in the Pakistani Punjab the islam would be much similar to these teaching of sufism which are somewhat similar to Sikhism (from a...
  11. spnadmin

    S Asia Pakistani Christians Demand Dual Vote And Repeal Of Blasphemy Law

    Islamabad: July 13, 2011. (PCP) Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) organized a Press Conference on “the minorities’ issues”. The Minorities leaders of Christians, Hindus, Sikhs and others also speak at the conference. Naveed Walter President HRFP said in his news conference “The minorities’...
  12. Archived_Member16

    USA U.S. Defers Millions In Pakistani Military Aid

    July 9, 2011 U.S. Defers Millions in Pakistani Military Aid By ERIC SCHMITT and JANE PERLEZ - New York Times - July 9, 2011 WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is suspending and, in some cases, canceling hundreds of millions of dollars of aid to the Pakistani military, in a move...
  13. spnadmin

    Pakistani Writer's Book Upsets Historians In India

    AMRITSAR: Pakistani writer Iqbal Kaiser's latest book has come under severe criticism for distorting historical facts. The controversial book titled 'Historical Sikh Shrines in Pakistan' is published by Punjabi History Board, Lahore and is being sold for Rs 2000, Pakistani currency. "In...
  14. spnadmin

    Islam Free Pakistani Teen Jailed For Blasphemy, Human Rights Watch Says

    Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) -- Pakistan must immediately drop blasphemy charges against a teenager and let him out of jail, Human Rights Watch said. "Pakistan has set the standard for intolerance when it comes to misusing blasphemy laws, but sending a schoolboy to jail for something he...
  15. spnadmin

    S Asia On Twitter, Glimpses Of A Slain Pakistani Governor's War On Religious Fanatics

    On Twitter, Glimpses of a Slain Pakistani Governor’s War on Religious ‘Fanatics’ By ROBERT MACKEY Updated | 1:32 p.m. As my colleagues Salman Masood and Carlotta Gall report, the governor of Pakistan’s Punjab province, Salman Taseer, was shot and killed by one of his guards on Tuesday...
  16. spnadmin

    Islam Necessity Pushes Pakistani Women Into Jobs And Peril

    Necessity Pushes Pakistani Women Into Jobs and Peril By ADAM B. ELLICK Published: December 26, 2010 KARACHI, Pakistan — Dinner at Rabia Sultana’s house is now served over a cold silence. Her family has not spoken to her since May, when Ms. Sultana, 21, swapped her home life for a cashier’s job...
  17. spnadmin

    India CBI Website Hacked By Pakistani Cyber Army

    In a major embarrassment, the website of premier investigating agency CBI was hacked on Friday night by programmers identifying themselves as “Pakistani Cyber Army.” The home page of the CBI website had a message from the ‘Pakistani Cyber Army’ warning the Indian Cyber Army not to attack...
  18. spnadmin

    Canada Surrey Radio Station RedFM Raises $140,000 For Pakistani Flood Victims

    Money to go to Canadian Red Cross Read more: http://www.theprovince.com/news/Surrey+radio+station+RedFM+raises+Pakistani+flood+victims/3419552/story.html#ixzz0xCad5Ukp A Surrey radio station raised $140,000 on Thursday to help aid victims of flooding in Pakistan. RedFM president Kulwinder...
  19. spnadmin

    UK Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Gets Shoes Thrown At Him At Birmingham

    BY Samantha86 Birmingham : United Kingdom | Aug 07, 2010 11278 VIEWS: 4,257 Shoe misses President Asif Ali Zardari by a few inches The current president of Pakistan Asif Ali Zardari is on his Europe tour and there, he received a special present i.e. shoes thrown at him at a conference...
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    Politics 57 Pakistani Hindus Convert To Islam 'under Pressure'

    57 Pakistani Hindus convert to Islam 'under pressure' - dnaindia.com ISLAMABAD: Over 50 Pakistani Hindus have converted to Islam in the Sialkot district of Punjab within a week (between May 14 and May 19) under pressure from their Muslim employers in a bid to retain their jobs and survive in...
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