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  • Pakistani Christian high school student charged with blasphemy

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    July 18, 2019   10:43 am

    A 19-year-old Pakistani Christian student has been charged with blasphemy after getting into a dispute with Muslims neighbours over a cricket match. Sunny Waqas, a student of High School doing Intermediate in Health sciences, was arrested on 29th June 2019 while allegedly carrying a black bag holding printed blasphemous sketches of the Holy Prophet. The […]

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  • 21 bonded labourer’s including women and children set free in Pakistan

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    July 4, 2019   1:50 pm

    CLAAS has succeeded in releasing 21 people, including women and children, from bonded labour. All the victims had been detained by brick kiln owner Arif Warrich and his companions at two brick kilns at District Gujar Khan. On June 16 a Bailiff was deputed by the Lahore High court to recover these victims and produce […]

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  • Pakistani Christian man arrested on suspicion of blasphemy

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    July 4, 2019   1:26 pm

    A Pakistani Christian man has been arrested and interrogates after being accused of blasphemy. Police registered a case against Saleem Masih, 28, under section 295-B of the Pakistan Penal Code Saleem is a resident of Shantinagar, the Village that was attacked by Muslims on February 06, 1997 and is still reeling from the nightmare. The […]

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  • Pakistan dismisses US Religious Freedom Report

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    July 1, 2019   10:18 am

    Pakistan has rejected America’s findings on international religious freedoms. On Friday it dismissed the US State Department’s section on Pakistan was unsubstantiated and based on biased assertions. A statement from Pakistan’s Foreign Office said it does not support it does not such reports that make observations on the internal affairs of sovereign states. According to […]

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  • Pakistani man sentenced to death over blasphemy

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    July 1, 2019   10:15 am

    A Pakistani man has been sentenced to death under the blasphemy law. The sessions court in Lahore handed Saleem the death penalty and fined him Rs200,000. The charges related to an incident in 2016, when police filed a first information report again him under Section 295-C of the Pakistan Penal Code after Saleem was accused […]

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