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Indian jewellery brand pulls down ad showing Hindu-Muslim unity

MUMBAI: A renowned Indian jewellery brand has withdrawn a television advertisement after calls for a boycott for depicting an interfaith marriage. The jewellery brand Tanishq had released an advertisement that showed a Muslim family preparing a traditional baby shower for

Pakistani Hindu community stage sit-in in front of Indian mission

ISLAMABAD: The Hindu and Sikh community has staged a sit-in in front of the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to lodge a strong protest against the mysterious deaths of 11 Pakistani Hindus in Jodhpur city of India. Talking to media

Hindu temple in Islamabad – Construction, criticism and support

Pakistan was formed as an Islamic ideology state but minorities living in the country have been guaranteed all fundamental rights under the constitution. Despite instances of religious discrimination, hatred and intolerance they have given permission to practice their faith and

IHC issues notice to CDA against construction of temple

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) has issued a notification to Capital Development Authority (CDA) regarding the construction of a Hindu temple in the federal capital. IHC’s Justice Amir Farooq heard the petition of lawyer Chaudhry Tanveer Akhtar who said the

Indian hospital segregates Muslim, Hindu coronavirus patients

AHMEDABAD: A government-run hospital in Ahmedabad in the Indian state of Gujarat has segregated coronavirus patients based on their religion, claiming the order came from the government. “Generally, there are separate wards for male and female patients. But here, we

The significance of Holi: a festival of colours

One of the most popular and major festivals of Hinduism, Holi is being celebrated in Pakistan and other countries around the world, with festivities and enthusiasm. Holi is considered one of the most revered festivals celebrated mostly in India, South

Delhi violence: Indian police arrest over 500 people

NEW DELHI: Indian police have arrested 514 people today (Friday) for deadly Hindu-Muslim violence broke out in New Delhi, India, the government said. The police informed that the death toll from days of blood-letting was increased to 35; however local

Bilawal joins Hindu, Sikh community for Diwali celebrations

KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari joined the Hindu and Sikh community of Kashmore district in celebrating Diwali. “Had the pleasure of spending Diwali with the Sikh & Hindu community today in Kashmore. Wishing all those celebrating

Restaurant apologizes after refusing to serve Hindu women

KARACHI: Restaurant on the superhighway last month refused to serve the women from the Hindu belief.  A restaurant in Thatta has apologized to a group of women for refusing to serve them because they are Hindus. This discriminatory act was