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Nov 01, 2018
Asia Bibi exonerated, but scope for misuse of blasphemy law remains challenge for Imran Khan's PakistanPakistan's Supreme Court has, for the first time, come down heavily on the gross misuse of the blasphemy law in Pakistan
Oct 31, 2018
Pakistan court commutes Christian woman Asia Bibi's death penalty for blasphemy in 2010 case; protests break out in KarachiPakistan's Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the conviction of a Christian woman facing execution for blasphemy, a landmark verdict that sparked protests in the Islamic nation.
Jun 16, 2017
Pakistan pulled up over Kulbhushan Jadhav trial; EU says human rights abuses must stop if partnership is to continueThe European Parliament on Thursday debated and adopted a resolution condemning the human rights situation in Pakistan, as well as slamming Islamabad for not allowing consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav
Aug 24, 2016
Terrorism is Pakistan's main challenge, says UN committeeThe Pakistan government has taken a number of steps to ensure the protection of human rights in Balochistan, stated Pakistan in a report to UN.
Nov 22, 2015
After mob of 2000 set fire to an Ahmadi mosque on allegations of blasphemy, security in Pakistan tightenedSecurity was tightened across Pakistan after a factory and mosque were torched over allegations of blasphemy.
Nov 24, 2014
Pakistan: Christian woman given death sentence under blasphemy law appeals in SCA Pakistani Christian woman and a mother of five, convicted under the controversial blasphemy law in 2010, on Monday filed an appeal in the Supreme Court challenging a High Court's ruling upholding her death penalty.
Mar 28, 2014
Pak court sentences Christian man to death for blasphemyA Christian man was on Thursday sentenced to death by a Pakistani court for blasphemy, an incident that triggered riots in the country's second-largest city.