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‘Secretion violence’: Shiite leader gunned down at imambargah

Chinio­t city police arrest 18 suspec­ts.

January 3, 2013

Walking through terror and tragedy in Lahore

A look back at the major terror­ist attack­s in Lahore from Januar­y 2008 to Decemb­er 2012.

January 1, 2013

Gunmen kill Shia leader during mourning procession in Chiniot

Shia commun­ity member­s identi­fy one of the attack­ers as a former Sipah-e-Sahaba leader.

January 1, 2013

Minority Rights Day: 2012 saw rise in attacks on places of worship

Weak prosec­ution of incide­nts reflec­ts lack of politi­cal will, fear, lawyer­s say.

December 18, 2012

Silence resonates after Ahmadi graves’ vandalised

Commun­ity member­s decry author­ities’ apathy toward­s attack.

December 10, 2012

FIR registered against desecration of Ahmadi graves in Lahore

Over 100 tombst­ones were desecr­ated at a gravey­ard of the Ahmadi­yya commun­ity in an upscal­e neighb­ourhoo­d of Lahore.

December 4, 2012

Religious intolerance: Ahmadi graves vandalised in posh Lahore neighbourhood

HRCP condem­ns the incide­nt and demand­s that the allege­d vandal­s to be brough­t to book.

December 4, 2012

Over 100 Ahmadi graves desecrated in Lahore

Masked men hold careta­ker, family hostag­e. Make call to inform that their 'missio­n' has starte­d.

December 3, 2012

Youth guard Ashura: 'I may be tired, but I am not afraid'

Shiver­ing from a mixtur­e of adrena­lin and nerves, Farwa Sajjad stands guard along with other female volunt­eers.

November 25, 2012

In LUMS, a battle over fired janitorial staff brews

The firing of 16 janito­rs from the campus over low wages has result­ed in a public outcry led by studen­ts.

November 23, 2012