Tag: Pakistani Christians

Pakistani Christian girl shot dead by Muslim suitor

Father of Sonia Bibi says she was murdered for refusing marriage proposal

Video of torture of Pakistani Christian goes viral

Sanitary worker was forced to wear rosary during assault but minorities group says attack was not religious persecution

63,000 USD promised for anyone who beheads a Christian in Pakistan

In Pakistan, any kind of desecration targeting the prophet is punishable by death.

New book documents bias and stigmatisation in Pakistan’s education system

The book, written by Peter Jacob, Director for the Centre for Social Justice, was published on the 16th of November.

Child marriage of kidnapped Christian girl to Muslim man nullified in Pakistan

The Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act makes it illegal in Pakistan’s Sindh Province to marry children younger than eighteen.

Pakistani Court validates abduction and marriage of underaged Christian girl

Although most government officials do not support Islamic child marriage, they are often bullied by radical Muslim groups.

Pakistani court acquits Christian sentenced to death for blasphemy

The court official went on to say that the Lahore High Court also ordered Masih to be released from custody.

Christian family claims Pakistani police fail to recover their abducted daughter

Abduction of young Christians girls as well as their forced conversions and marriage are rampant issue in Pakistan.

Asia Bibi calls on Pakistani government to protect persecuted Christians

Bibi became the face of persecuted Christians in Pakistan after she was sentenced to death under the country’s blasphemy law.

A Pakistani Christian was sentenced to death for "blasphemous text messages"

The court’s decision comes almost seven years after the initial blasphemy accusation was made.