Tuesday, October 31, 2006

Pak court gives death to 2 Sunni militants for killing Shiites

Karachi, Oct 31- A Pakistani court sentenced twoSunni Muslim militants to death today for killing six Shiitesin a 2003 gun attack on a bus in the southern city of Karachi,lawyers said.The men, who pleaded not guilty, were arrested in 2004in connection with the Oct 3, 2003, bus shooting that killedsix Shiite government employees and wounded seven otherpeople.Anti-terrorism court judge Feroz Mahmood Bhatticonvicted Shah Nawaz, 32, and Mohammed Shaukat, 35, for theirrole in the killing and sentenced them to death, said GhulamGadir Rajput, a government prosecutor.Defence lawyer Mohammed Ramazan Syed said the pair, whowere both in court wearing handcuffs, plan to appeal theverdict. No date for the death sentence was set.

Sunday, October 08, 2006

Welcome to Shia Network

This blogg is for shia friends around the world. Here You can share your thoughts, emotions and devotion towards our holy Imam. You can post Shia Events of your city. You can make friends here and become golbal shia. Please note it, world is changing fast and we have make pace. You may be from India or Pakistan. Please don,t spread hate, voilence etc. because Imam Husain fought against these evils. This blogg is starting in holy month of Ramzan. so, statrt posting your comments about it, wht you think about it, how is your fast going on, how you manage your iftar in office, wht your non shia friends say about your fasting? You can post also beyond this topics. so enjoy and keep on postings. -yusuf kirmani