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  • Pakistan: Senate unanimously passes resolution against blasphemous sketches

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    August 28, 2018   8:11 pm

    On August 27 the Pakistani senate unanimously adopted a resolution against the blasphemous caricature competition in the Netherlands. The resolution was tabled by newly elected Leader of the House Shibli Faraz, who strongly condemned the Dutch lawmaker’s act and urged the government to summon the Dutch envoy to record its protest. The competition of blasphemous […]

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  • Extremists torture Pakistani Christian family and demand they leave the area

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    August 28, 2018   8:07 pm

    A Pakistani Christian family was tortured by extremists and told to leave their house. Nurse John Elvin, his wife and three children moved in to live in D.C. Society, Mehmoodabad 2 about 10 months ago. The family believe they were targeted because of their faith and claim they were threatened with dire consequences if they […]

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  • Pakistan army chief celebrates appointment of Pakistani cardinal

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    August 28, 2018   7:42 pm

    A Pakistani priest has been appointed a cardinal by The Pope To celebrate the honour Pakistan’s Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa hosted a banquet for some of the country’s most senior Christian religious leaders. General Bajwa said the appointment of Pakistani priest Joseph Coutts was a matter of national pride. […]

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  • 10-year-old boy seriously injured when Muslim mob attacked Pakistani church

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    August 28, 2018   7:32 pm

    A 10-year-old Pakistani Christian boy was seriously injured when a Muslim mob attacked a group of Christians protecting their church The incident took place on August 2 at Waran Chak Balyana village in Kasur, and was sparked by a church property dispute. Victim Bashir Masih said the Muslims lead by Mukhtar Ahmad, wanted to take […]

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  • Pakistani minorities demand equal rights

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    August 28, 2018   7:25 pm

    Pakistan’s minorities have protested to demand equal rights for citizens regardless of their religious or ethnic backgrounds. They have asked for electoral reforms and said the law stating a minority member cannot become Prime Minister or President should be scrapped. The group, which gathered at the press club, also asked to be given the right […]

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