Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

seminary

Seminary student beaten to death in Lahore

LAHORE: A seven-year old boy died after allegedly being subjected to torture by a seminary teacher in Lahore’s Bhagwanpura, ARY News reported. Doctors at the hospital where the child was brought for medico-legal formalities confirmed that his body bore torture marks. Enraged at the boy's death, his relatives, who arrived in the provincial capital from Gujrat, staged a protest demonstration outside Lahore Press Club, demanding action against the teacher. Speaking to ARY News, a relative of the deceased said they were…

Madressa teacher arrested for torturing students in Hyderabad

HYDERABAD: Sindh police on Friday arrested a madressa teacher in Hyderabad city after a video of him torturing students went viral on social media, ARY News reported. The video of the madressa (religious seminary) teacher torturing students with a pipe went viral on social media on Thursday prompting Inspector General Sindh to take notice of the incident and order arrest. The madressa teacher can be seen punishing the students by brutally torturing them with a rubber pipe in the madressa located inside a mosque in…

One injured in hand grenade explosion near Karachi seminary

KARACHI: One person was injured when a suspected hand grenade exploded on Friday near a seminary located in Rizvia Housing Society, ARY News reported. Counter-Terroism Department, Police and Pakistan Rangers Sindh reached the scene of the incident after receiving a complaint. However, law enforcers raised suspicion as the incident reportedly occurred at around 2:30PM while they received complaint at around 5PM. Police arrested three suspects into custody and transferred them to an unknown location for further…

UP seminary demands removal of word ‘Sindh’ from Indian national anthem

LUCKNOW: A religious seminary in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh has come up with a rather unusual demand from the government, seeking removal of word ‘Sindh’ from the Indian national anthem and said seminary students will sing it once the amendment takes effect. The demand was mooted by Darul Uloom Nadwatul Ulema celebrated the Independence Day on Tuesday. "It has been a tradition since 1947 to offer special prayers for the country after hoisting flag on the Independence Day. It was followed this year as well," said a Maulana…