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The Asia Bibi verdict

Justice came very late for Asia Bibi but it was finally delivered by a three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa on 29th January.

Supreme Court upholds Asia Bibi’s acquittal

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal challenging the acquittal of Asia Bibi, a Christian mother who was released in November last year after being on death row since 2010. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Asif…

Cometh the Barbarians

Barbarians have been around a long time and the various tribes that eventually saw the downfall of the Roman Empire were made up of ‘barbarian’ alliances, with Atilla the Hun and his Horde being the best known today.

Aasia Bibi – injustice compounded

Aasia Bibi is the victim of a gross miscarriage of justice. She was falsely convicted of blasphemy, sentenced to death and has spent eight years in the condemned cell at what cost to her mental and physical wellbeing we do not know.

Canada says safety of Asia Bibi a ‘priority’

Canada urged Pakistan on Tuesday to ensure the well-being of Asia Bibi woman whose life is in danger after having been acquitted in the South Asian country last month of blasphemy charges, a ruling that sparked mass protests.