A group of some 250 #Pakistani #Hindus were allowed on Friday to cross over to India for a pilgrimage after being detained at the Wagah land border crossing due to a controversy over reports that they planned to migrate to the neighbouring country.
Pakistani Hindus say will not return from India visit
Islam Mohmand and his two wives have so many children that he sometimes gets confused and needs help to remember all of their names. They have 20 kids in all but would be happy to bring even more into their small family house. But population experts in Pakistan, where the Mohmands are from, say families like theirs are fueling a population explosion that is fast becoming the country's most dangerous crisis.
#India conveys serious concern to #Pakistan over abduction of #Hindus. India has conveyed to Pakistan its "serious concerns" over the abduction and forced conversion of Hindu girls and marriage against their will to Muslim men there.
Sir: The government has tightened the security of schools after the Peshawar military school tragedy, which shook the entire nation. It has issued a check list for enhancing and ensuring the security of public and private schools. A general perception is that parents and children do not feel safe
#Pakistan-born parents guilty of murdering ‘westernised’ #British daughter. LONDON:A jury found the Pakistani parents of a teenage girl guilty of murder Friday, a conviction that came after the girl’s sister turned against her parents, telling a jury how her mother and father suffocated 17-year-old Shafilea with a plastic bag in a so-called honor killing.
US concerned on killings in Pakistan The State Department revealed that they were concerned about extrajudicial killings and religious intolerance in Pakistan, in an annual report on human rights. Violations of rights in Baluchistan were also raised, with the mutilated bodies of 355 people found over an eighteen-month period. http://india.nydailynews.com/newsarticle/4fbfb5ada78e19341f000000/us-concerned-on-killings-in-pakistan
#Bangladesh envoy slams #Pakistan army, #Advani endorses. New Delhi: Bangladesh envoy to India has attacked Pakistani army, saying its “selfish corporate mindset” may lead to a nuclear confrontation with India, a view endorsed by BJP leader LK Advani.
In the backdrop of a 14-year-old #Hindu girl’s abduction in #Pakistan’s Jacobabad city in Sindh province 3 days ago, a controversy erupted when a delegation of 150 Hindus was detained by Islamabad for 7 hours on Friday before being allowed to enter India for a pilgrimage. Before leaving Pakistan, members of the delegation had to give an undertaking to the authorities that they would not seek asylum from the Indian government and would under all circumstances return to Pakistan within 30…