The interior ministry has approved transfer of 90 terrorism cases, including the Nishtar Park and Abbas Town bomb blasts cases, to military courts for trial. Those to be tried in these cases by are associated with banned Deobandi takfiri militant outfits, including Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan (ASWJ), Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and Tehreek-e-Taliban Swat.
Shia Rights Watch International Organization honors the stance Judge Nisar took in his recognition of the detriments Shia Hazara face and the initiative he has taken to stop violence against this community.
A Bahrain court has sentenced more than a hundred Shia citizens to jail and revoked their nationality as the ruling Al Khalifah regime presses ahead with its heavy-handed clampdown on the Shia majority in the Gulf kingdom.
The Taliban has launched a major offensive to capture a city in western Afghanistan, with heavy fighting breaking out in the area, officials say. Local residents fear the whole province may fall to the insurgents.
A Shia religious scholar was attacked by notorious takfiri terrorists of banned Deobandi outfit ASWJ/Lashkar-e-Jhangvi in Hangu on Monday. The critically injured scholar is struggling for life at ICU in a Peshawar hospital.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) deplores the intensive airstrike campaign on densely populated neighborhoods of Sana'a since the beginning of this week, claiming the lives of civilians.
The capital administration held five rounds of discussions with deposed takfiri cleric of Lal Masjid Abdul Aziz and did not allow him to lead Friday prayers and deliver the weekly sermon in the mosque.