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Sep 19, 2017
Pakistan court charges 57 people in mob lynching case of university student Mashal Khan over blasphemy allegationsA Pakistani anti-terrorism court on Tuesday indicted 57 people arrested in connection with the brutal murder of a journalism student who was lynched by a vigilante mob in April over blasphemy allegations.
Jul 31, 2017
Pakistan witnesses no let-up in executions by military courts, UN Human Rights Committee expresses concernThe United Nations (UN) has asked Pakistan to review the legislation relating to military courts that gives them the authority to impose the death penalty, reform military courts to ensure fair trial and to ensure that coerced confessions are never admissible in legal proceedings, after a recent, first-ever UN review of the country’s record of implementing its civil and political rights.
May 05, 2017
Pakistan reels under terror of religious intolerence but it's too busy meddling in Indian affairsBlasphemy laws, the human rights watchers say, are particularly dangerous in countries like Pakistan where the collapsing judicial system, weak rule of law and ineffective State control make the certainty of punishment for crime totally absent.
Apr 15, 2017
Protests in Pakistan against lynching of university student Mashal KhanIslamabad: Protests led by civil society organisations were held in different parts of Pakistan to condemn the killing of university student Mashal Khan for allegedly "publishing blasphemous content online".