Pakistan: Speakers call for respecting all religions to create harmony


Parliamentarians, representatives of civil society, academicians and policy makers Wednesday unanimously stressed reviewing country’s educational policy, ensuring training of teachers, Ulema to respect other religions and their sacred places. Speaking in a seminar titled Promotion of Interfaith Harmony and Coexistence in the light of Paigham-e-Pakistan, said Pakistan could become a peaceful country by acting upon Mithaq-e-Madinah.

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Parliament of Worlds Religions Condemns Easter Sunday Attack on Pakistani Christian Minority

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The Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions condemns the Easter Sunday attack on the Pakistani Christian minority. The Council’s Board stands with innocent civilian victims of worldwide extremism and promotes the Marrakesh Declaration, Interfaith Harmony as practical means to dismantle global terrorism.

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Pakistan: Use Interfaith Harmony to counter Islamophobia

lodhiUNITED NATIONS – Pakistan has called for action to combat the forces of Islamophobia and warned that if timely steps are not taken to check this disturbing trend, it could threaten regional and global peace and security. The Pakistan Ambassador to the United Nations organised a side event at the UN on occasion of World Interfaith Harmony Week.

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Islamic State’s Influence spreads across Asia


Pakistan civil society activists light candles outside the French consulate in Karachi on Nov. 15, as they condemned the deadly attacks in Paris. (Photo by AFP)

While the detention of eight suspected members of the group that calls itself the Islamic State in Malaysia on Jan. 22, following the deadly bomb attacks in Jakarta earlier this month, confirmed the arrival of the terrorist group in Southeast Asia, it had already been murderously active in the South Asian countries of Bangladesh and Pakistan.

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