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Sushma Swaraj seeks report into abduction, forcible conversion of two Hindu girls in Pakistan's Sindh province
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Sushma Swaraj seeks report into abduction, forcible conversion of two Hindu girls in Pakistan's Sindh province

According to the media report, the incident occurred in Dharki town of Ghotki district in Sindh province on the eve of Holi.

Pakistan's Sindh Provincial Assembly passes landmark bill allowing Hindu women to remarry, bans underage marriage
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Pakistan's Sindh Provincial Assembly passes landmark bill allowing Hindu women to remarry, bans underage marriage

The Sindh Hindu Marriage (Amendment) Bill 2018 not only accords the right of separation to both spouses but also ensures the wife's financial security.

Hindu teenager arrested on blasphemy charges in Pakistan after posting controversial content on internet
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Hindu teenager arrested on blasphemy charges in Pakistan after posting controversial content on internet

The hindu teenager was arrested from Mirwah Gorchani area in Sindh province after local prayer leader Mohammad Anwar Soomro filed a complaint against him

Pakistan election results: PTI at top spot with 115 seats but needs allies to form govt; hung House in 2 of 4 assemblies
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Pakistan election results: PTI at top spot with 115 seats but needs allies to form govt; hung House in 2 of 4 assemblies

Pakistan election officials, on Saturday, announced that Imran's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party won 115 of the 269 seats being contested in the National Assembly.

'Poor first impressions of polling day': Human Rights Commission of Pakistan issues statement on the general elections
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'Poor first impressions of polling day': Human Rights Commission of Pakistan issues statement on the general elections

The following is the full text of a press release issued by the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan during the counting of votes in the Pakistan general elections.

Pakistan Election Results 2018: Imran's outsider persona, intimacy with army perfectly sums up country's paradoxes
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Pakistan Election Results 2018: Imran's outsider persona, intimacy with army perfectly sums up country's paradoxes

Imran Khan shows himself to be emblematic of Pakistan’s paradoxes; in promising to usher Pakistan into a democracy of fresh incarnation, he is delivering it into devastating continuity.

Pakistan Election 2018: Heartbreaking to see citizens repose so much faith in a moth-eaten democratic process
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Pakistan Election 2018: Heartbreaking to see citizens repose so much faith in a moth-eaten democratic process

While the need for keeping up the pretense of a constitutional democracy has deepened, the fledgling political process, weak institutions and fragile civil administrations are nowhere close to challenge the hegemony of the military. For the foreseeable future, democracy in Pakistan will remain a virtual reality.

Pakistan General Elections 2018: Nation goes to polls amid tight security; over 3,70,000  military personnel deployed
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Pakistan General Elections 2018: Nation goes to polls amid tight security; over 3,70,000 military personnel deployed

About 4,49,465 policemen and over 370,000 military personnel have been deployed for security at polling stations for Pakistan general elections.

Pakistan Election Results 2018 updates: 5 parties allege poll rigging as PTI emerges in lead; Imran Khan's party says open to recounting
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Pakistan Election Results 2018 updates: 5 parties allege poll rigging as PTI emerges in lead; Imran Khan's party says open to recounting

Pakistan's Samaa TV reported that there are problems with the Result Transmission System of the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA).

Pakistan Election 2018: PML-N facing tough fight in Punjab, but overperformance by PTI could indicate poll rigging
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Pakistan Election 2018: PML-N facing tough fight in Punjab, but overperformance by PTI could indicate poll rigging

If the PTI is able to jump from eight seats to a majority: Or even four times that number, then there would be clear evidence the elections have been rigged outright.

Pakistan Election 2018: Polling set to begin at 8 am tomorrow; country gets ready to elect new national, provincial assemblies
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Pakistan Election 2018: Polling set to begin at 8 am tomorrow; country gets ready to elect new national, provincial assemblies

Pakistan General Election 218, which has been marred with controversial decisions, allegations of military interventions and terrorist attacks on candidates, will finally come to a conclusion tomorrow (25 July) with counting set to begin the same day

Pakistan general elections explained: Key political parties, their history and what it would mean for India
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Pakistan general elections explained: Key political parties, their history and what it would mean for India

Regarding, India-Pakistan relations, many argue that a PML(N)-led stable civilian government is the best bet for New Delhi

Pakistan General Election 2018: Fierce battle between PTI, PML-N on the cards in Punjab
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Pakistan General Election 2018: Fierce battle between PTI, PML-N on the cards in Punjab

A fierce battle is expected between Pakistan's jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif's PML-N and cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan's PTI in Punjab.

Pakistan General Election: Poll body orders arrest of 4 election officials in Sindh for trying to open ballots
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Pakistan General Election: Poll body orders arrest of 4 election officials in Sindh for trying to open ballots

The Pakistan election authorities on Sunday ordered the arrest of four officials in Sindh province for trying to open up postal ballots ahead of the elections.

Pakistan polls: 7.5 lakh security personnel, 1.6 million electoral officials to be deployed for 25 July general election, says ECP
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Pakistan polls: 7.5 lakh security personnel, 1.6 million electoral officials to be deployed for 25 July general election, says ECP

Pakistan will deploy 1.6 million electoral officials and nearly 7.5 lakh security personnel, including soldiers for the 25 July general elections, the country's poll body announced on Saturday.

Pakistan General Election: Non-Muslim voters increase by 30 percent in 5 years, Hindus most numerically significant minority
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Pakistan General Election: Non-Muslim voters increase by 30 percent in 5 years, Hindus most numerically significant minority

The number of non-Muslim voters in Pakistan has climbed to 3.63 million in 2018 with the Hindus maintaining their majority among the religious minority electorate.

Fearful for decades under reign of MQM's Altaf Hussain, Pakistan's national parties now openly campaign in Karachi
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Fearful for decades under reign of MQM's Altaf Hussain, Pakistan's national parties now openly campaign in Karachi

The country’s three main national parties now campaign openly in the teeming, financial hub, once considered one of the world’s most dangerous cities and dominated for decades by Hussain’s Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM)

Pakistan General Election 2018: Struggling Sindh up for grabs as Imran Khan's PTI seeks inroads in PPP citadel
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Pakistan General Election 2018: Struggling Sindh up for grabs as Imran Khan's PTI seeks inroads in PPP citadel

Sindh, one of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan's four provinces, comprises 18 percent of the country's land mass and accounts for around 22.5 percent (48 million) of Pakistan's population (208 million).

Pakistan General Election: 48 Dalit aspirants hold future of marginalised Hindu minority in their hands
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Pakistan General Election: 48 Dalit aspirants hold future of marginalised Hindu minority in their hands

At least 48 members belonging to Pakistan's Hindu community have announced their candidature from various seats, most of them from Sindh, the province where most of the country's Hindu population is concentrated in

Pakistan general election: Former president Asif Ali Zardari to contest for National Assembly seat from Nawabshah
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Pakistan general election: Former president Asif Ali Zardari to contest for National Assembly seat from Nawabshah

Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said he will contest for a National Assembly seat from his native town Nawabshah in the upcoming general elections.