September 28, 2021 4:40 pm
The woman was accused of denying the finality of Prophet Muhammad and claimed herself to be the Prophet of Islam.
November 19, 2020 7:04 am
Headlined ‘Muslims: Sacrifice for the Honour of the Prophet’, the article stated that “if someone commits the sin of blasphemy, it gives birth to the Abdullah type of young men… no Muslim will allow you to burn the Koran or blaspheme against the Prophet”.
July 29, 2020 11:07 pm
The court is situated in a high-security zone in the cantonment area where the provincial assembly building, the Peshawar High Court, chief minister's secretariat and Governor House are also situated. Security at the main gate and inside the judicial complex is also high.
January 29, 2019 12:48 pm
Bibi, a 47-year-old mother of four, who is now in protective custody, was convicted in 2010 after being accused of insulting Islam in a row with her neighbours.
November 24, 2018 9:46 am
Last month, Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) disrupted daily life across Pakistan by staging widespread protests following Bibi's acquittal in a blasphemy case by the apex court.
August 10, 2018 3:10 pm
Amin heads the influential Indonesian Ulema Council and the advisory council of Nahdlatul Ulama, the world's largest Muslim organization.
December 09, 2017 9:28 am
The current turmoil in Pakistan is a rerun: The elected government has again failed to assert its authority against unconstitutional forces claiming to act in the name of Islam.
June 12, 2017 2:14 pm
This is the first capital punishment handed down for blasphemy on social media in the country.
June 11, 2017 8:53 pm
The conviction of Taimoor Raza, 30, follows a high-profile crackdown against blasphemy on social media by the government of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
June 10, 2017 12:18 am
Pakistan, gripped by fear, tries to normalise blasphemy laws, anti-liberal violence