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The Pitiable Plight of Christian Sanitary Workers in Balochistan

Ali Baloch QUETTA: Sunny, a young Christian sanitary worker, is perhaps oblivious to the hazards of his profession which was passed to him from his...

Constitutional Rights for Minorities: A Daydream?

Ali Jan Maqsood Chandan Akash is a Hindu student from the Kharan district of Balochistan. He attends the Government High School Kharan where, during the...

Minorities Demand the Slot of ETPB Chairman

Sher Ali The minorities have long been demanding the appointment of the Chairman of the Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB) from among themselves in Pakistan...

How Early Marriage Bill can Protect Young Girls from Religious Minorities

Danish Murad Balochistan Voices has produced a video report on the topic of How the Early Marriage Bill can Protect Young Girls from Religious Minorities.  

Ganesh Temple in RYK Restored but Hindus Continue to Live in...

Sher Ali  RAHIM YAR KHAN: Fear still rules the Bhong area of District Rahim Yar Khan.  A local Hindu, who works as a cloth seller...

Christian Community Longs for Ending Domicile Status

Ali Baloch QUETTA: Essa Nagri, situated on the eastern side of Quetta city, the provincial capital of Balochistan, is predominantly a Christian locality. It is...

Ethics or Islamiat: Minority Students have Limited Choice

Ali Baloch QUETTA: Ensuring the provision of free and compulsory education to all children of age five to sixteen years along with all needed facilities,...

A Mountain to Climb Everyday

Adila Batool Changezi QUETTA:  Saima*, was a coal miner’s wife and a domestic worker herself, residing at the foothills of Koh-i-Murdar. One fateful morning, she...

Better Late Than Never: Jain Temple Restored and Opened for Public...

Sher Ali LAHORE: Religious and cultural heritage sites often bear the brunt of bigotry and intolerance. Perhaps, the famous Jain Temple, which stood with all...

Tolerance and Diversity Win as Multan’s Prahalad Mandir Restoration Gets Underway 

Sher Ali Religious sentiments and government policies seldom go hand in hand. The restoration of the Prahlad Mandir in Multan is a testimony to this...