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Two Tulsa men were charged Friday with robbing a Family Dollar store last weekend. Michael Thomas, 40, and Kunta Bey Muhammad, 44, are charged in Tulsa County District Court with the armed robbery of the Family Dollar at 1919 E...His arrest report
Punjab's Nankana Sahib additional district and sessions judge sentenced her to death on November 2010, finding her guilty of passing derogatory remarks about the Prophet Muhammad. According to the Express Tribune, the record of her trial shows that
Egypts prosecutors have been flooded with blasphemy complaints since 2011 as Islamists exercising their new societal clout have pushed for prosecutions and courts have handed down steep fines and prison terms for insulting religion. Tara Todras-
Now severe punishment on the accused in the case of the film insulting the Prophet Mohammad A film that was produced in the United States and caused violent protests in several Arab and foreign countries. Cairo Criminal
In a rare development, Pakistan police booked at least nine people in a blasphemy case for attacking and ransacking a Hindu temple in an impoverished neighbourhood of Karachi during recent violent protests against an anti-Islam movie.
NYT (9-23-12) Bill Keller is an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times and former executive editor for the newspaper. ...It's not really over for Salman Rushdie, whose new memoir recounts a decade under a clerical death sentence for the publication
Hundreds of protesters in Istanbul burnt US and Israeli flags Sunday in a heated reaction against an American film and French cartoons that have sparked dearly riots across the Middle East and North Africa. Around 500 people gathered around the
Dhaka, Sept 15 (bdnews24.com) Bangladesh has condemned the release of a film which allegedly denigrates Islam and Prophet Muhammad. Parts of 'Innocence of Muslims' have been widely circulated on the internet in both English and Arabic inciting
In a hallmark essay in 1990 called The Roots of Muslim Rage, Bernard Lewis, an Anglo-American commentator on Islam, blamed a mentality twisted by history. He cited the obligation of holy war, dating from the faith's turbulent birth and shaped by
Muhammad Ashraf, a jeweller from Sargodha, was charged under the controversial blasphemy law after a cleric named Hafiz Muhammad Imran complained against him to police. Ashraf was earlier charged with his co-workers in 2009 for posing as Muslims.