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1,000 Christian, Hindu girls forced to convert to Islam every year in Pak : Report 1,000 Christian, Hindu girls forced to convert to Islam every year in Pak : Report
April 12, 2014

Around 1,000 Christian and Hindu women in Pakistan are forcibly converted to Islam and married to Muslim men every year, says a report released by Movement for Solidarity and Peace (MSP) on Monday.

Pakistan’s Hindu community facing ‘forced conversion’ Pakistan’s Hindu community facing ‘forced conversion’
March 3, 2014

The seminar was titled ‘Hindus in Pakistan – issues and solutions’. Raj Kumar, an uncle of Hindu girl Rinkle Kumari asked whether they would accept it if their daughters were forced to marry Hindu men.

Hindus in Pakistan angered over forced conversions to Islam Hindus in Pakistan angered over forced conversions to Islam
February 19, 2014

At a recently concluded seminar titled 'Hindus in Pakistan-issues and solutions,' held at the Karachi Press Club, people belonging to the Hindu community aired their grievances with the increased level of forced conversions to Islam.

Bangladeshi Hindu widow recalls religious conversion Bangladeshi Hindu widow recalls religious conversion
February 5, 2014

A martyr’s wife yesterday told the war crimes tribunal that the razakars led by accused AKM Yusuf had carried out atrocities in their village in Bagerhat and forcefully converted members of the Hindu community to Islam.

Nigeria: Muslims abduct Christian teenagers and make them slave ‘brides’ Nigeria: Muslims abduct Christian teenagers and make them slave ‘brides’
November 29, 2013

In the gloom of a hilltop cave in Nigeria where she was held captive, Hajja had a knife pressed to her throat by a man who gave her a choice – convert to Islam or die. Boko Haram is abducting Christian women whom it converts to Islam on pain of death and then forces into “marriage” with fighters

HJS effect : Symbiosis School withdraws notice advising students to wear Muslim attire on Bakri Eid ! HJS effect : Symbiosis School withdraws notice advising students to wear Muslim attire on Bakri Eid !
October 16, 2013

Symbiosis nursery school from Model Colony issued a circular on 11th October informing about program organized for children from nursery and KG classes on the occasion of Bakri Eid. An instruction was also given to boys from KG to wear ‘Kurta- pajama’ and round cap as worn by Muslims and ‘mojdi’ and girls were advised to wear coloured ‘Anarkali’ or ‘sharara’ dress with no ‘bindi’ .

18 members of Pakistani Hindu family convert to Islam 18 members of Pakistani Hindu family convert to Islam
October 4, 2013

Eighteen members of a Hindu family in Khanpur area of Pakistan's central Punjab province have converted to Islam, local residents said on Wednesday.

Fanatics deceiving minor girls through FB accounts are nabbed Fanatics deceiving minor girls through FB accounts are nabbed
August 18, 2013

Muslims deceiving minor girls studying in S. S. Jain School in the city, have been arrested by police

Hindu men being forced to embrace Islam in Pak Hindu men being forced to embrace Islam in Pak
August 15, 2013

The news of forcible conversion of Hindu girls in Pakistan by fundamental Muslims are often heard, but now a Pak Hindu couple has alleged that even Hindu men are forced to embrace Islam.

Govt officer propagates Islam among Hindu students through illegal ‘Iftar’ party; Shivsena, HJS protest Govt officer propagates Islam among Hindu students through illegal ‘Iftar’ party; Shivsena, HJS protest
August 15, 2013

Taking advantage of helplessness of more than 1000 students from backward class, 'Iftar' party was organized in the hostel for inculcating culture of Islam and 4 books on Islam were distributed to every student. No religious program can be organized in Government hostel.

'Former DGP Mohammad Alam involved in conversion of Sikhs to Islam' 'Former DGP Mohammad Alam involved in conversion of Sikhs to Islam'
July 20, 2013

Serious Allegations about role of Alam in spread of Islam : More than 480 mosques have been built across Punjab under Alam’s patronage. Alam has contributed Rs 99,000 for construction of each mosque, apart from appointing Imams.

Sindh govt moves to stop Hindu girls’ forced coversion Sindh govt moves to stop Hindu girls’ forced coversion
July 17, 2013

The Sindh government has decided to seek legal assistance of retired judges to make amendments in Hindu Marriage Act 1955 to stop the incidents of forced conversion of Hindu girls to Islam.

Mamta Kulkarni converts to Islam to wed jailed lover and set him free Mamta Kulkarni converts to Islam to wed jailed lover and set him free
May 12, 2013

TOI has learnt that Vicky, now 52 years old, was released from the Dubai prison on November 15, 2012, after his life sentence was reduced on account of his model conduct. While in prison he had converted to Islam, and married Mamta.

Hindus protest after woman converted to Islam in Pakistan Hindus protest after woman converted to Islam in Pakistan
March 31, 2013

Members of Pakistan's minority Hindu community staged a protest in southern Sindh province after a Hindu woman converted to Islam and married a Muslim man in Islamabad.

Maharashtra Govt. to pass an Act banning forceful conversions Maharashtra Govt. to pass an Act banning forceful conversions
November 10, 2012

Mumbai : The Home Department of Maharashtra Government has proposed to pass an Act for prevention of conversions of tribals, uneducated people being carried out under the name of propagation of religion. In terms of this Act, cognizable offence can be registered against a person who forces another person for conversion of religion.

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