KARACHI: The Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions martyred in Karbala tragedy is being observed Tuesday (today) with traditional religious solemnity, amid tight security measures countrywide. The main mourning procession of Chehlum in Karachi will be taken out from Nishtar Park, which will end at Hussainia Iranian Imambargah in Kharadar after marching its traditional route. As part of security measures, pillion riding has been banned in Karachi and other cities across Sindh by the government under…
KARBALA: An estimated 14 million pilgrims thronged Karbala on Friday to mark the annual Arbaeen commemoration, as Baghdad looks to wipe out the militant Islamic State group that has targeted their branch of Islam. Under tight security, around 14 million worshippers crowded into the golden-domed mausoleum, beating their chests in unison against a background of religious music. Tens of thousands of security personnel and Shia militiamen were deployed, as in past years, around the perimetres of the sanctuary as well as on…
BAGHDAD: A truck bomb exploded at a crowded checkpoint outside the city of Hilla, south of Baghdad, on Sunday, killing at least 47 people, officials and medical sources said.
PAKISTAN: The chehlum of Imam Hussain (RA) and his followers who were martyred at Karbala, is being observed today across the country, with spirituality and reverence.
BAGHDAD: Iraq claimed Sunday to have struck a convoy carrying Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an air raid near the Syrian border but said his fate was unknown.
KARACHI: Ashoora Muharram is being observed all over the country with utmost sanctity, with numerous processions organized to pay homage to the martyrs of Karbala amidst stern security, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Mourning processions are being taken out across the country to commemorate the martyrdom of Imam Hussain (R.A) and other martyrs of Karbala, ARY News reports on Saturday.