Tag Archives: Shia

Shias mourn; lawyers strike

Amid a peaceful strike observed in several Shia-dominated area of the city, the lawyers’ fraternity boycotted court proceedings throughout Sindh on Thursday. Different bar associations observed a black day on the appeal

3 Shia lawyers gunned down

A day after two activists of the Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) – a reorganised version of the banned militant outfit Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan – were shot dead outside the city courts, three

18 killed in blast at Khanpur Shia procession

A homemade bomb exploded on Sunday near a Shia procession marking the chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) in Khanpur, killing 18 people and wounding 30, police officials said. The remote-controlled bomb