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US urges Pakistan to probe into church attacks

People gather at a church building vandalized by protesters in Jaranwala, Pakistan.
Published on Aug 17, 2023 12:09 AM IST

Controversial sex scenes in Oppenheimer stir outrage over Gita link

Bhagavad Gita reference in Oppenheimer sparks debate.
Updated on Jul 22, 2023 10:47 AM IST

Christian youth sentenced to death over blasphemy charges in Pakistan

Noman Masih.
Published on Jun 03, 2023 10:05 PM IST

Iran hangs two in rare blasphemy case as executions surge

Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Published on May 08, 2023 03:07 PM IST

Pakistani man lynched over ‘blasphemy’ after Imran Khan party rally

Former Pakistan Prime Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan.
Published on May 07, 2023 02:00 PM IST

Chinese man arrested in Pak for ‘blasphemy’ after remarks on Ramadan: Report

Following the incident, Pakistan police and paramilitary forces were deployed to ensure the safety of Chinese nationals working on the dam.
Published on Apr 17, 2023 01:58 PM IST

Pakistan court grants ex-PM Imran Khan bail in 3 terrorism cases

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Updated on Mar 25, 2023 08:37 PM IST

Pakistani court sentences man to death for WhatsApp ‘blasphemy’

The case arose after Muhammad Saeed, a resident of Talagang in Punjab province filed an application with the Federal Investigation Agency two years ago accusing Zeeshan of posting blasphemous content in a WhatsApp group.
Published on Mar 25, 2023 05:01 PM IST

Caught on camera: In Pakistan, mob lynches man accused of blasphemy

Several video clips of the incident also went viral on social media.
Published on Feb 11, 2023 10:04 PM IST

Samsung Pakistan apologises for ‘blasphemy’: ‘Utmost respect for all beliefs…’

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Samsung Electronics is seen at its headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, April 4, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
Published on Jul 02, 2022 08:07 AM IST

Pakistan: Imran Khan orders action after man lynched over blasphemy allegation

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’. (REUTERS/File Photo)
Published on Feb 13, 2022 06:34 PM IST

TLP's rising radicalism changing Pakistan's political structure: Report

Supporters of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) party shout slogans during a protest after their leader was detained following his calls for the expulsion of the French ambassador, in Lahore.
Published on May 24, 2021 10:41 PM IST

Christian mother, son killed in Pak over alleged blasphemous remarks

A protest against blasphemy in Pakistan. Blasphemy is a sensitive issue in the country. The murder of the mother-son duo was caused by their alleged blasphemous remarks, according to media reports.
Updated on Nov 10, 2020 09:46 PM IST

Indonesian woman acquitted of blasphemy for taking dog into mosque

A video that circulated online in Muslim-majority Indonesia last July shows a dog running around a mosque in the West Java district of Bogor while a visibly upset Margareth argues with shocked worshipers.
Updated on Feb 06, 2020 07:13 AM IST
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