Monthly Highlights Archive

An open hateful banner in the capital of Punjab incites mass murder of Ahmadis

An open hateful banner in the capital of Punjab incites massacre of Ahmadis Lahore, August 2019:  Universal Traders, traders of Akbari Mandi, Lahore have openly committed a heinous crime...

A PTI provincial minister leans on religion

A PTI provincial minister leans on religion Peshawar; August 07, 2019:      The PTI government has been lately accused of short of delivery on important national aims and objects....

Khatme Nabuwwat declaration obligatory for Islamabad High Court Bar membership

Bigots at the bar Islamabad, August 1, 2019:  The daily 92 News, Faisalabad published following story: (Translation) Islamabad Bar Association makes Khatm e Nabuwwat declaration oath mandatory for membership...

Prayer centre sealed by authorities

Prayer centre sealed by authorities Lahore; July-August 2019:  Ahmadiyya community in Model Town Lahore has a prayer centre in General Hospital area. The local Ahmadiyya community had already applied...

Ahmadi arrested by Cyber Crimes Wing

First drop of the poisonous rain Ahmadi arrested by Cyber Crimes Wing Lahore; June 20, 2019:  FIA Cyber Crimes Wing arrested Mr. Mahmud Hashmi, an Ahmadi, and booked him...

The psyche of the right wing in the country

The psyche of the right wing in the country May/June 2019:         Orya Maqbool Jan is a known Islamist and a leader of the ultra-right in Pakistan. He is a...

Ahmadiyya mosque’s watchman cabin set ablaze

Ahmadiyya mosque’s watchman cabin set ablaze Wah Cantt, Rawalpindi; June 15, 2019: At about 7 p.m. four youths came over to Bait ul Mahmood (the Ahmadiyya mosque) in Wah...

Present day Mullaism in Pakistan – a sample for archives

Present day Mullaism in Pakistan – a sample for archives Lahore; June 29, 2019:          It is of historic value to have something on record in archives that is demonstrative...

Ahmadi arrested by Cyber Crimes Wing

First drop of the poisonous rain Ahmadi arrested by Cyber Crimes Wing Lahore; June 20, 2019:  FIA Cyber Crimes Wing arrested Mr. Mahmud Hashmi, an Ahmadi, and booked him...

Anti-Ahmadiyya campaign in the vernacular press – 2018

Anti-Ahmadiyya campaign in the vernacular press – 2018 Rabwah:         Pakistan allows fair amount of freedom of press but not for Ahmadis. Ahmadis’ daily and periodicals have been banned by...

Post-election harassment of Ahmadi leadership

Post-election harassment of Ahmadi leadership Rabwah:         Elections for the national and provincial assemblies were held on July 25, 2018. These were based on ‘joint electorate’ system; however Ahmadis were...

Ahmadiyya marriage ceremony impaired by mullas

Ahmadiyya marriage ceremony impaired by mullas Jhuddo Naukot, District Mirpur Khas; March 14, 2019:  Mr. Altaf Ahmad an Ahmadi’s daughter’s wedding was scheduled on March 14, 2019. The marriage...

Another title authored by the Ahmadiyya founder recommended to be banned

Another title authored by the Ahmadiyya founder recommended to be banned Lahore; March 29, 2019:       The daily Pakistan, online, published a report that the Chairman Mutahidda Ulama Board, Allama...

Sectarian tension in District Khushab – cause for great concern

Sectarian tension in District Khushab – cause for great concern District Khushab, Punjab; March 2019:  Members of the Ahmadiyya community are facing excessive hostility in District Khushab in general,...

High-level official probe in Ahmadiyya printing presses on demand of a mulla

High-level official probe in Ahmadiyya printing presses on demand of a mulla Rabwah; March 2019:   Mulla Hasan Muawiya who is secretary of Tahaffuze Khatme Nabuwwat Forum had applied to...

Now, an Order Sheet by Justice Shujaat Ali Khan of Lahore High Court

Now, an Order Sheet by Justice Shujaat Ali Khan of Lahore High Court Lahore; March 05, 2019:       It would be recalled that last year Justice Shaukat Siddiqui (later disgraced)...

The New Zealand shooting hits very close to home for Ahmadis in Pakistan. Why?

The New Zealand shooting hits very close to home for Ahmadis in Pakistan. Why? Ruling elites in Christchurch (NZ) and Lahore (Pakistan) – a candid comparison 3rd Week March...

Writ Petition in Lahore High Court against Ahmadiyya English translation of the Holy Quran

Writ Petition in Lahore High Court against Ahmadiyya English translation of the Holy Quran Lahore; January 15, 2019:    One, Advocate Bilal Riaz Sheikh has approached Lahore High Court with...

Closure of another prayer centre

Closure of another prayer centre Rawalpindi; January 2019:   Ahmadis have a prayer centre in Tench Bhata, where they assemble for congregational prayers and Friday prayers. The location is used...

Crackdown on Ahmadiyya TV channels

Crackdown on Ahmadiyya TV channels Islamabad; January 17, 2019:   PEMRA has issued instructions to all Regional General Managers of this department to stop transmissions and relaying of a number...

Assassin acquitted by anti-terrorism court

Assassin acquitted by anti-terrorism court Nankana Sahib; January 21, 2019:  Advocate Saleem Lateef community president of the district Nankana Sahib was target-killed on his way to courts on March...

Hate material in text book

Hate material in text book Peshawar:       In 2016 Mr. Asad Qaisar (then Speaker of the KPK provincial assembly) of PTI made a special effort to have the precept of...

Ahmadi loses job for his faith

Ahmadi loses job for his faith Mardan; October/November 2018:    Mr. Nasim Ahmad was working as Secretary in the Industries Association Small Industrial Estate, Mardan for the past 15 months....

Societal abuse faced by Ahmadis

Societal abuse faced by Ahmadis Choburji, Lahore; November 26, 2018:        Mr. Waqar, Ahmadi lives here in a house on rent. His neighbor who is also a lawyer abused him...

Ahmadis are forced to declare non-Muslim status

Ahmadis are forced to declare non-Muslim status December 2018: National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) has implemented a policy after the decision of Justice Shaukat Saddiqi (now disgraced) in...