To prevent the misuse of blasphemy laws and the violence this begets, the recent amendments need to be rethought.
The deceased belonged to the Hazara community of Quetta and were part of a group that was visiting Ziarat: sources.
"We know that we are passing through a killing field. But we have to earn a living for our families."
A state loyal to its citizenry would take much less to understand that Hazaras will only be safe when everybody is safe.
Can the state be absolved of crime by negligence?
Many points of NAP not being implemented, say protesters as sit-in continues for another day.
Body parts of suspected suicide attacker sent to Punjab Forensic Science Agency for DNA testing, says DIG Cheema.
Hazaras are killed because they are Shia. We know because their killers say so.
Militant Islamic State group claims responsibility for suicide attack, releases bomber’s photo.
Attack claims lives of 9 members of Hazara community, one FC soldier; PM condemns "terrorist attack" and seeks inquiry.
The recent hunger strike in Quetta by Hazara women emphasised the daily horrors the community faces.
Protesters demand army chief visit sit-in, hunger strike camps amid assurances of protection
Unidentified assailants open fire at an electronics shop in the city, escape unhurt after attack.
DIG says the incident appears to have been a targeted killing.
"This appears to be an act of targeted killing," says police officer.
The Hazaras continue to be under relentless assault in Pakistan but face danger even after fleeing as refugees.
Armed motorcyclists open fire at vehicle killing three members of Shia Hazara community, two members of Shia community.
Security establishments asked to coordinate with each other to ensure peace in Karachi.
CTD says the men 'confessed' to planning ore sectarian target killings during the month of Muharram.
Two other people were injured when gunmen opened fire in the busy Kuchlak area.
COAS orders removal of FC commandant, says local facilitators of terrorists will be tried in military courts.
Say amount not on a par with that paid to victims of other tragedies; electronic media not allowed to cover sit-in.
Rs1mn were announced for heirs of each victim and Rs500,000 for each individual injured in the twin blasts.