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Last mentioned in Islamabad : Pakistan
  Shahbaz Bhatti born on September 9, 1968 was a Pakistani politician and elected member of the National Assembly from 2008. He was the first Federal Minister for Minorities of Pakistan...

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  • Apostasy and asylum: escaping the clutches of religion

      News Source: Open Democracy | 2 months ago
    In countries where there are no apostasy laws, blasphemy laws are frequently used to persecute and punish apostates. Rahila Gupta reports on how the dangers of apostasy in Muslim majority countries is making British courts more open to granting
  • Human Rights Watch asks Pakistan to probe killing of Multan-based rights ...

      News Source: Daily News & Analysis | 3 months ago
    ANI Pakistani authorities should conduct a prompt and impartial investigation into the May 7, 2014 killing of human rights activist and lawyer , Human Rights Watch said today.Those responsible should be fully and promptly prosecuted, it said.Rehman's
  • A Christian sentenced to death

      News Source: Scoop | 4 months ago
    Sawan Masih a Christian resident of Joseph Colony Lahore, who was accused of blasphemy in March 2013, as a reaction over 150 houses were burnt by the Muslims. Additional Session Judge Chaudhry Ghulam Murtaza sentenced Sawan to death and a fine of 200,
  • SRI LANKA: Pastor's Family Attacked for Christian Activities

      News Source: Canadian Free Press | 4 months ago
    Pastor's Family Attacked for Christian Activities Sources: National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka, Release International On the evening of February 16th, a mob of approximately 250 villagers led by 11 Buddhist monks stormed a pastor's
  • LIBYA: Egyptian Christians Targeted in Execution-Style Murders

      News Source: Canadian Free Press | 5 months ago
    Egyptian Christians Targeted in Execution-Style Murders Sources: Middle East Concern, Open Doors, Morning Star News Seven Egyptian Christians were brutally murdered on February 24th on a beach near the Libyan city of Benghazi. The victimswho ranged
  • Blasphemy law used against minorities in Pakistan

      News Source: Associated Press | 6 months ago
    The elderly man's troubles started when two young men milling inside his homeopathic clinic casually asked him about his religion...In fact, they belonged to an outlawed militant group and were carrying hidden tape recorders. Within hours, police
  • Pakistani Mother Faces Fifth Christmas on Death Row

      News Source: CNSNews.com | 7 months ago
    As Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Jesus' birth a fellow believer in Pakistan is preparing to spend her fifth consecutive Christmas behind bars, the victim of a blasphemy conviction widely viewed as fabricated. Asia Bibi , a 46 year-
  • Who are Pakistan's Christians?

      News Source: BBC | 10 months ago
    There are about 70,000 Christians in the city of Peshawar, capital of deeply conservative Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province The deadly bombing of a church in Pakistan's north-western city of Peshawar is unprecedented, but not entirely unexpected


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