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Pakistan court stops sale of gurdwara’s 28-acre land

A Pakistani court has stopped the federal government from selling 28 acres of land belonging to a gurdwara here to defence housing authority (DHA).

Pak lawyers invite Saeed as chief guest

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Jamat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed, blamed by India for orchestrating the Mumbai terror attacks, was invited as chief guest at Pakistan’s one of the premier bar associations here, but the decision was o

If elections come, can conspiracy theories be far behind? With bypolls around the corner, Uttar Pradesh is abuzz with talk of a sinister plot of young Hindu women being tricked into marriage by Muslim men, and made to convert to Islam. Over the past week there has been a flood of reports about “love jihad”.

Peace is at the best of times a tenuous proposition in relation to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Even as the world hopes the new indefinite ceasefire that has brought 50 days of bloodshed to an end will last, the real causes of the conflict have been put to the side, rather than resolved.