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Sindh becomes first province in Pakistan to adopt Hindu Marriage Bill: All about the Bill

Sindh becomes first province in Pakistan to adopt Hindu Marriage Bill: All about the Bill

Since the formation of Pakistan, this is the first law that has been passed to safeguard the rights of Hindus. 18 is the minimum age fixed by the bill adopted by Sindh. To allow the minority community to get their marriage registered, Sindh has become the first province in Pakistan to adopt the Hindu Marriage [...]

September 30, 2016 HHR Archives, Pakistan 0

Pakistani Hindus protest against the murder of the Hindu boy ( Graphic Pictures)

Pakistani Hindus protest against the murder of the Hindu boy ( Graphic Pictures)

Sindh, July 28, 2016: Pakistani Hindus came out on streets to protest against religious extremism that has been unleashed over it after the allegations by the Bharchundi Sufi Peers that a Hindu man desecrated Quran. The man in questions had converted to Islam 4-years back after being tired of rampant persecution and is said to [...]

July 29, 2016 HHR Archives, News updates, Pakistan 0

Two Hindu boys shot in Pakistan’s Sindh province over blasphemy allegations

Two Hindu boys shot in Pakistan’s Sindh province over blasphemy allegations

One of the victims, 17-year-old Dewan Sateesh Kumar, succumbed to his injuries while his friend Avinash is in a critical condition, media reports said. Two Hindu teenagers were shot in Pakistan’s Sindh province over allegations of Quran desecration today (July 27) while another was arrested for blasphemy. One of the victims, 17-year-old Dewan Sateesh Kumar, succumbed [...]

July 27, 2016 HHR Archives, Pakistan 0

Why Pakistani Hindus leave their homes for India

Why Pakistani Hindus leave their homes for India

Pakistani Hindus, who have arrived in the Indian capital in recent months, tell BBC Hindi’s Zubair Ahmed that they fled their homes to escape discrimination and religious persecution. Mala Das can just about write her name. At 16, this has been her greatest achievement. “When I came here I was completely unlettered. Today I can [...]

November 2, 2015 HHR Archives, India, Pakistan, World Focus 0

Pakistan : Rebuild Hindu temple via special architect, SC tells K-P govt

Pakistan : Rebuild Hindu temple via special architect, SC tells K-P govt

DCO Karak says Rs2m has been allocated for renovation. ISLAMABAD: The top court on Tuesday recommended the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) administration to rebuild a Hindu temple in Karak district by a special architect. Chief Justice Jawwad S Khawaja, heading a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court, has referred his order, wherein it had asked architect Kamil Khan [...]

September 12, 2015 HHR Archives, Pakistan 0

Modi Speech Galvanizes Sindhis Around the World

Modi Speech Galvanizes Sindhis Around the World

A recent speech by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the praise of Sindhi culture has created a sudden interest in the Sindhi heritage and culture and has galvanized the Sindhi communities around the world. “I just finished listening to the PM’s remarks as Rita (my wife) got a YouTube link to it just today! [...]

June 6, 2014 HHR Archives, HHR Videos, India 0

Chappals with symbol of ‘OM’ sold in Pakistan market

Chappals with symbol of ‘OM’ sold in Pakistan market

Chappals with the symbol of ‘OM’ on them were available in one of the markets of Pakistan. Om or Aum is of paramount importance in Hinduism. The chapplas were sold in Mirpur Sindh where large number of Hindu pop live. However, many journalist in Pakistan have condemned the circulation. Source [...]

April 20, 2014 HHR Pakistan 0

Equal rights: Human rights bodies protest attack on Hindu temples

Equal rights: Human rights bodies protest attack on Hindu temples

KARACHI: The silence of the government is a sign of their covert support for the perpetrators, said protesters regarding the recent attacks on Hindu places of worship. “Both the federal and the provincial governments are responsible for the attacks on our houses of worship as they have remained quiet and have done nothing to arrest the [...]

April 5, 2014 HHR Pakistan 0

Another Hindu temple attacked, set on fire in Pakistan

Another Hindu temple attacked, set on fire in Pakistan

A Hindu temple has been desecrated and set on fire by unidentified persons in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province, two weeks ahead of an annual fair at the holy site. The caretaker of the temple of Hindu deity Hanuman, in Latifabad town told police that three men came on Friday to offer prayers. “But after offering [...]

March 29, 2014 HHR Pakistan 0