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Ghotki journalist faces court case over flood reportage

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A journalist in Ghotki is facing a court case after reporting on the eviction of Hindu families from a flood relief camp.

NCHR seeks reports over Sikh woman’s alleged forced conversion, desecration of Ahmadi graves

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The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo motu notice of alleged forced conversion of a Sikh woman in KP and desecration of Ahmadi graves in Punjab.

JAC slams vilification of civil society organisations

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The Joint Action Committee for Peoples’ Rights has defended a report of the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) to the UN Human Rights Council, condemning a vilification campaign against civil society organisations.

Prosecuted once, persecuted for life.

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How blasphemy victims and their defence counsels are ostracised in Pakistan
Restored Jain Temple to become symbol of interfaith harmony

Restored Jain Temple to become symbol of interfaith harmony

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Destroyed in 1992 in retaliation for the Babri Mosque incident in India, restoration of Lahore's historic Jain Temple is now ongoing with hopes to transform it from a symbol of religious hate to harmony.

Minority organization demands for transparency in upcoming census

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A minority rights organization has demanded that in the upcoming census there should be transparency so that people from all sections of society are properly represented.

Enact protection bill for minorities, demands civil society from PM

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The Joint Action Committee for People’s Rights (JAC) - around 37 human rights groups - have also drafted an open letter urging the Prime Minister to take legal as well as administrative measures to protect minorities 

The never-ending plight of Dalits

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More than 15,000 Dalits are dwelling in Karachi’s dilapidated, ramshackle houses in the Hindu Para locality of Chaneser Goth.

White Stripes in a Green World

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This August 14, two members of the Christian community open up about issues they feel strongly about.

National Minorities’ Day: An ongoing struggle for equality

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National Minority Day was celebrated on August 10