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Pakistani court hands life imprisonment to woman for allegedly 'burning' Quran

A Pakistani court on Thursday handed life imprisonment to a woman on charges of desecrating the Holy Quran.

Pakistani student sentenced to death over blasphemous WhatsApp messages

A Pakistani court has sentenced to death a 22-year-old student on charges of blasphemy over alleged Whatsapp messages, media reports said.

Pakistan: 19 children arrested in Punjab on charges of blasphemy

At least nineteen children were arrested on charges of blasphemy in Pakistan's Punjab region between January 1, 2023 and October 16, 2023.

Pakistan: 19 children arrested on blasphemy charges in Punjab

At least nineteen children were arrested on charges of blasphemy in Pakistan's Punjab region between January 1, 2023 and October 16, 2023.

Christian group members demonstrate outside European Parliament against treatment of minorities in Pakistan, abuse of blasphemy laws 

The European Pakistani Christian Action Committee members recently protested outside the European Parliament in France against the abuse of blasphemy laws and other discrimination against minority communities in Pakistan.

Pakistan: Blasphemy accused shot dead in Khanewal

A youth, who was allegedly involved in a blasphemy case, was allegedly shot dead in Khanewal district of Pakistan on Thursday.

More than 2,000 in Pakistan prisoned over blasphemy cases, Senate body told

A Pakistani parliamentary body was recently informed that  215 individuals had been arrested under blasphemy charges with the highest number of arrests made in Sindh.

UNHRC: Pakistani Christian activist highlights mistreatment of minorities

A Christian human rights activist recently exposed the way Pakistan is mistreating them and even using the national security law to persecute minority communities.

Pakistan: Woman held in Tandlianwala for blasphemy case

A woman in Pakistan's Tandlianwala region was arrested on Thursday for allegedly fabricating charges of Quran desecration against some people in her locality.

Protesters in Gilgit-Baltistan demand release of Shia cleric, merger with India

A large number of protesters recently gathered in the Pakistan-occupied Gilgit-Baltistan's Skardu region and demanded the release of a Shia cleric who has been detained over blasphemy charges.

Pakistan Blasphemy Riots: Justice Isa visits Jaranwala to show solidarity with Christian community

Justice Qazi Faez Isa, senior puisne judge of the Supreme Court (SC), on Saturday, visited Faisalabad district of Pakistan to inquire about the situation of the local Christian community following the recent riots in Jaranwala area over alleged blasphemy.

Pakistan: Multiple churches vandalised over blasphemy charges

Several churches in Pakistan's Jaranwala region were vandalised by an angry mob over blasphemy allegations on Wednesday.

Pakistan: Teacher shot dead by unknown men on allegation of blasphemy

A Pakistani teacher was shot dead by unknown men on an allegation of blasphemy in Turbat town in the country.

Pakistan: Christian person sentenced to death under blasphemy laws

A Pakistani court has sentenced to death a Christian person on charges of blasphemy.

Blasphemy: Iran executes two people

The Iran government hanged two people on Monday who were earlier sentenced to death due to blasphemy.