Tag: Pakistan

Quran lectures to be made compulsory for all students in Punjab Province

As chancellor of all provincial universities, the governor made recommendations on how to make the Quran part of the syllabus.

Young Pakistani Christian girl abducted in Punjab Province

According to eyewitnesses, the young girl was forced into a car while shots were being fired.

Christians in Bangladesh, Pakistan ease people’s hardship

The Catholic Church in Bangladesh has launched a special fund to help victims of Covid-19 lockdown.

The fate of persecuted Christians during the pandemic remains tragic

Christians feel threatened and abandoned in Nigeria, where they make up over half of the population.

Young Christian girl assaulted in kidnapping attempt in Pakistan

According to Ishrat, another man in the group named Ijaz had been harassing her before the assault.

Pakistan: food aid denied for over 100 Christian families amid coronavirus

This is the third incident of discrimination against Christians in Pakistan since the outbreak of COVID-19

House of Christian father demolished by armed men in Pakistan

Nadeem Sohotra was told that his family cannot live in that neighborhood because of their religious identity.

Minorities in Pakistan claim they were refused aid due to their religion

Christians and Hindus are often treated like second-class citizens in Pakistan.

Pakistan: abducted 13-year-old girl returned to her Christian family

"Our daughters are often sexually harassed by influential Muslims," Saima’s father told International Christian Concern (ICC).

Pakistan: Christian sanitation workers at risk amid COVID-19 lockdown

According to Pakistani Christian leaders, Christians make up between 80% to 90% of the country’s sanitation workforce.