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  • Ordeal of Pakistani Christian girl continues

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    August 15, 2018   9:11 am

    A Pakistani Christian girl who judges ordered should be returned to her parents after being forced to marry a Muslim man, is now facing another legal battle. But despite the illegal marriage the man and his lawyer continue to insist that it was “a legal marriage”, and are appealing the court’s decision. Elisha, who was […]

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  • Pakistan observes National Minority Day

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    August 13, 2018   1:51 pm

    National Minority Day has been celebrated in Pakistan to highlight the services and sacrifices of minorities in the creation of Pakistan. The day was marked on August 11 and also recognised the contribution made my minorities is the building of the nation. It was made up of various events including seminars and gathering across the […]

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  • Pakistani Christian charged with sending blasphemous text in Gujranwala

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    August 8, 2018   11:17 am

    Pakistani Christian, Farhan Aziz, 25, of Muslim Town, Gujranwala was charged under blasphemy law 295 – C of Pakistan Penal Code and section of Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016 10 (a) (b) on August 2. Farhan is accused of sending blasphemous text messages. He was arrested by the Gujranwala police and sent to jail. […]

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  • Asia Bibi suffering for nine years

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    June 21, 2018   4:44 pm

    On June 19, Asia Bibi marked spending nine years in prison for a crime she has always denied. She was arrested on 19 June 2009 when she was accused on charges of blasphemy following a complaint by her Muslim co-worker after an argument about drinking from the same bowl used by the Muslim workers. The […]

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  • Pakistani Christians punished for building church in Muzaffarabad

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    June 21, 2018   4:37 pm

    Christians in Muzaffarabad, Pakistan, are being threatened after they built a new church building. And the authorities are failing to help them. Some time ago the government granted permission to Christian residents of the Shaukat line Gojra near Chaanar Shab Nala- Muzaffarabad to build a church. They were also assigned a plot for the building, […]

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