February 16, 2019
Salem-News.com (Apr-24-2014 16:38)
A Minor Gang Raped in PakistanXavier Patras William for Salem-News.com
According to the reports, the incidents of gang rape in the central Punjab have drastically increased, and the law enforcing agencies are acting as silent observers.
(DASKA SIALKOT, Pakistan) -
Sara, a seven year old Christian girl, was reportedly gang raped by 4 Muslims in Mally ki Village of Daska Sialkot Pakistan. The minor was immediately transported to the DHQ (District Head Quarters) Hospital Sialkot in a critical condition. She is in the ICU in an unstable/critical condition.
Salem-News.com (Apr-02-2014 11:10)
Pakistani Lawyer Threatened Over Christian Human Rights AdvocacySalem-News.com
Life and career of advocate for Pakistani Christians, Sadr Mushtaq Gill, in danger.
After making a pledge to do all he can to help free Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman Advocate Sardar Mushtaq Gill, a Christian Human Rights Defender and Chief of LEAD was threatened to be pursued in Punjab Bar for the cancellation of his bar license.
Salem-News.com (Mar-28-2014 10:11)
A Christian Sentenced to DeathSalem-News.com
A Session court in Lahore sentenced Sawan Masih to death.
(LAHORE, Pakistan) -
Sawan Masih a Christian resident of Joseph Colony Lahore, who was accused of blasphemy in March 2013, as a reaction over 150 houses were burnt by the Muslims.
Salem-News.com (Mar-27-2014 13:45)
Blasphemy Suspect Acquitted, Gunned Down in JehlumSalem-News.com
We appeal to our brothers and sisters to pray for Younis Masih 's safety, Asia's acquittal and their safe relocation. We further appeal to pray for all who are suffering in different Pakistani jails under allegation of blasphemy law.
(PUNJAB, Pakistan) -
News agencies are carrying the shocking news about how a person acquitted on a Blasphemy charge, Ashraf Gola, was gunned down near Pind Dadan Khan, some 250 kilometres from Lahore by an unidentified men. Ashraf Gola died, along with a friend, Iftikhar Ahmed in a car while they were travelling.
Salem-News.com (Mar-22-2014 17:34)
Attacks on Christians in Pakistan WorseningShamim Masih Salem-News.com
Christians in Pakistan live in fear retaliatory attacks from the Muslim extremists enraged by the blasphemy accusations.
Asia Bibi was due to appear in Lahore High Court - LHC on March 17, 2014, and went to Lahore for the case hearing. LHC deferred her case again, but there I came to know that farm laborers were attacked in District Kasur near Lahore.
Salem-News.com (Mar-21-2014 18:33)
The Other Side of Grief: Asia Bibi`s Appeal Deferred AgainShamim Masih Salem-News.com
It is very obvious that judges are under pressure. Governor Salaman Taseer and Federal Minister Shahbaz Bhatti were assassinated, there is no other reason to it.
After three years, Asia Bibi’s children would be hoping to see their mother at home as her case was fixed for hearing before a division bench. Asia Bibi’s appeal was taken up at the Lahore High Court - LHC, her supporters praying that the conviction for blasphemy was inconsistent with the evidence.
Salem-News.com (Mar-16-2014 11:09)
Be Blessed, CLAAS Pleads for Asia`s JusticeShamim Masih Salem-News.com
Hitting a sensitive nerve, one particular case has shed light on how the Pakistani government has been taken hostage by militant extremists.
The Supreme Court of Pakistan endorsed the Islamabad High Court's decision setting free the juvenile girl Rimsha, who was accused of blasphemy in the capital.
Salem-News.com (Mar-16-2014 01:14)
Torture and Death Threats Against School Principal and Two Women Rights Defenders in PakistanSalem-News.com
"We condemn this attack and the threats made against staff members of LEAD which are directly related to the organisation’s work in the defence of human rights, particularly Christian and women's rights." - LEAD
A local Muslim cleric began campaigning last week against the Christian 'Saint Paul High School', which has been serving both Christian and Muslim children for the last 20 years.
Salem-News.com (Mar-11-2014 01:49)
Pakistan: Christian Inmate Being Treated After Brutal BeatingShamim Masih Salem-News.com
Last week of February, Peter John, inmate in Central Jail Adyala, Rawalpindi was beaten up brutally by the prison staff due to Christian faith.
A Christian persecution has no limit, but Christian persecution news coverage is pitiable in Pakistan. Clearly, in today’s deeply connected Christian world, truthful unbiased and unfiltered news about realities of persecution is a basic need to address.
Salem-News.com (Mar-09-2014 20:52)
Pakistani Taliban Kills Christian GirlPervaiz Khokhar Salem-News.com
The Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’ government is looking for a "negotiated solution" after years of conflict...
A young Christian girl was killed by the Pakistani Taliban in the northern region of Pakistan. The girl had spent a few months on the run and in hiding with her cousin, a Muslim who converted to Christianity a few years ago.