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The (Non)Free Exercise of Religion

As Pakistan marks National Minorities Day, there are a few glimmers of tolerance in a country rife with religious and sectarian violence. As their nation celebrates National Minorities Day on Tuesday, August 11, many Pakistanis will recall these memorable [...]

Exodus of religious minorities

The Colombo office of the UN refugee agency reported that 1,338 Pakistanis had applied for asylum in 2013. Most of the applicants belonged to the Ahmedi community faced with relentless persecution, religious minorities in Pakistan are often left with [...]

Ahmadi killed

ISLAMABAD: Gunmen in eastern Pakistan shot dead a member of the Ahmadi religious minority on Saturday, an Ahmadi spokesman said, five days after a Muslim leader denounced Ahmadis on a popular Pakistani television talk show. Luqman Ahad Shehzad was [...]

Gunmen kill member of Ahmedi minority sect in eastern Pakistan

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani police officer says unknown gunmen have shot dead a young man from a targeted religious minority community in eastern Pakistan. Rifaqat Hussain says gunmen killed Luqman Shahzad on Sunday as he walked to an agriculture [...]

Man belonging to minority Ahmadi community shot dead in Pakistan

Lahore: In an alleged “faith driven attack”, a young man belonging to the minority Ahmadi community has been shot dead in Pakistan’s Punjab province. “Lucman Ahad- who was in his 20s- left his house for his agriculture farm on [...]

Man belonging to minority Ahmadi community shot dead in Pakistan

Gunmen in a Punjab village shot dead a member of the Ahmadi religious minority on Saturday, five days after a Muslim leader denounced Ahmadis on a popular television show.

Ahmadi man gunned down in Gujranwala

Gunmen in a Punjab village shot dead a member of the Ahmadi religious minority on Saturday, five days after a Muslim leader denounced Ahmadis on a popular television show.

Pakistani mob kill woman and her two young granddaughters

A Pakistani mob killed a woman and two of her granddaughters after a member of the religious minority group she belonged to was accused of posting blasphemous material on Facebook, police have said. Rioting erupted in the city of [...]

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