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Indonesia: 18 months imprisonment for woman on blasphemy charge

An Indonesian court has sentenced a woman to 18 months imprisonment on blasphemy charges. The woman had complained that a mosque near her house...

Irish government to hold referendum on blasphemy law

On June 12, Ireland’s cabinet voted in favor of repealing the Blasphemy Bill; which will "provide for a referendum on removing the crime of...

US points finger at the notorious blasphemy law and crippling religious...

US points finger at the blasphemy law and religious discrimination most prevalent in Islamic countries including Pakistan in particular. Obama administration is underlining huge...

Paris offering to welcome Asia Bibi’s family

Paris has offered to welcome the family of Asia Bibi- an international newspaper reports. In keeping with details, an international newspaper has published a report...

Archbishop of Karachi Graces Ceremony in Italy to Mark Bhatti’s Death...

Archbishop Joseph Coutts of Karachi attended a ceremony organised in Italy to mark the fifth death anniversary of slain Christian minister Shahbaz Bhatti. Talking to...

USCIRF Prompts Pakistan Government to Reform and Repeal Blasphemy Law

To mark the fifth death anniversary of slain Christian minister Shahbaz Bhatti, U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) has called the Pakistani government...

Nationwide Protests Erupt after Hero of the Fanatics Mumtaz Qadri’s Execution

Execution of Salman Taseer’s murderer has sparked nationwide protests by the relatives and followers of the Mumtaz Qadri. Section 144 has been imposed in...

Salman Taseer’s Murderer Mumtaz Qadri Hanged to Death in Adiala Jail

Mumtaz Qadri, convicted for the murder of former Punjab Governor Salman Taseer, was executed in Rawalpindi’s Adiala Jail early Monday morning, jail and Punjab...

Christian Lawyer’s House Attacked in Lahore

Christian lawyer Aric John’s house was attacked on February 25, 2016. Around 2:30 am unknown assailants fired at John’s house and then fled. Aric...

Georgia considers ‘blasphemy law’ to ban religious insults

Former Soviet Republic of Georgia considers framing blasphemy law to put an end to religious insults and demolition of religious symbols. The law will impose...