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Blasphemy

Daughters of Asia Bibi in Canada: source

The daughters of Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi, whose blasphemy case spotlighted religious extremism in her country, are now in Canada, a source close to the case said Wednesday.

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…

The transfer of power is complete

The signing of the five articles that amounted not just to surrender, but the suicide note of a generation too busy watching their phones to not see the hole they were being led to fall down was pretty much a foregone conclusion.

7 takeaways from the govt’s deal with protesters

As usual, Khadim Hussain Rizvi has called off his protest after successfully getting his pound of flesh from another government. An agreement surfaced late Friday night which has been interpreted more as a terms of surrender by the…

Is It Really So?

Defending the acquittal of a woman of minority Christian community convicted by the trial court as well as by the Lahore High Court for blasphemy by the Supreme Court, Prime Minister Imran Khan has claimed that the verdict given by the top…