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Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday ordered action against those found responsible for the lynching of a university student in Mardan over allegations of blasphemy.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Apr 15 (ANI): Condemning the murder of a university student, Mashal Khan, over allegations of blasphemy, Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai urged state institutions and political parties in Pakistan to shun their silence, take a stand and bring justice to the victim and hi
Islamabad [Pakistan], April 14 (ANI): Police in Mardan in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, have confirmed filing a first information report (FIR) against 20 suspects reportedly involved in the lynching of one university student, and an assault on another, over alleged blasphemy o
Islamabad [Pakistan], April 14 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Chief Imran Khan on Friday condemned the lynching of a 23-year-old student of Abdul Wali Khan University, Mardan, over alleged blasphemy.
Mardan (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) [Pakistan], Apr 13 (ANI): A journalism student was shot dead by fellow students and another seriously injured at Abdul Wali Khan University (AWKU) in Mardan on Thursday after being accused of blasphemy.
New York [USA], Feb. 24(ANI): A Danish man who posed a video of himself setting fire to the Quran on Facebook has been charged with blasphemy, first such case in the country after almost half a century.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 30 (ANI): Pakistan's Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony, Sardar Mohammed Yousuf has rejected news reports of the government planning to change the existing blasphemy law.
Lahore [Pakistan], Jan. 29 (ANI): An anti-terrorism court in Pakistan has acquitted 115 suspects involved in torching of more than 100 houses of Christians at Joseph Colony in the Badami Bagh area following an alleged blasphemy incident in 2013.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Jan. 13 (ANI): A Pakistan Senate committee is set to debate on the prevention of misuse of the country's blasphemy laws, which critics say is prevalent in the country.
Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct.13 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned a hearing of the final appeal against the execution of blasphemy accused Asia Bibi.
Karachi [Pakistan], Oct. 13 (ANI): Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday adjourned the hearing of blasphemy convict Asia Bibi's appeal against her execution for an indefinite period.
Karachi, Aug. 12 (ANI): The U.S. State Department's annual report on International Religious Freedom has expressed concern at the increase in the number of blasphemy cases in Pakistan and the use of such charges as "justification for mob justice" in the country.