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  1. Police report confirms couple's death by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Nation

    The Punjab police Monday submitted a report on burning of Christian couple in the jurisdiction of P S Kot Radha Krishan, in the Supreme Court informing that postmortem has confirmed the cause of death of the couple was burning with dry heat. A three-member bench headed by Chief Justice Nasir-ul-Mulk would hear the case today.

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  2. Why people take law into their own hands?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Nation

    The tendency among the people to take the law into their own hands is on the rise. Instead of allowing the relevant institutions to decide cases, many people decide the cases on their own.

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  3. NA calls for stopping misuse of blasphemy lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Lawmakers from both sides of the lower house of parliament severely condemned the Kot Radha Kishan incident in which a Christian couple was killed and later brunt in a brick kiln on blasphemy charges and called for checking the misuse of the blasphemy law which, they said, costs many innocent lives in the country on mere accusations. The government assured the House that it has been taken as a test case to award punishments to those who committed this crime as state itself is pursuing this case when Federal Minister Ports and Shipping Kamran Michael took the floor to speak on this issue.

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  4. PML-N suggests district inter-faith committees : November 25, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Leader of the House in Senate and Pakistan Muslim League-N Chairman Senator Raja Zafaul Haq on Monday suggested a constitution of inter-faith committees at district level throughout the country to prevent incidents of violence against minorities. Raja floated this proposal in a meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on Religious Affairs and Inter-Faith Harmony.

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  5. Canadian Pakistani Christian protest on burning alive Christian coupleRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Toronto: November 22, 2014. The Pakistani Canadian Christians with a very heart would like to share with you the current situation of the Christians in Pakistan.

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  6. GSP Plus and protection of minorities : November 10, 2014,Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Daily Times

    Pakistan was granted a GSP Plus Status by European Union in December 2013 that entails Pakistani products a duty free access to the European markets. This step is bound to ensure Pakistan's economic progress and steady growth of exports.

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  7. J Salik Protests against brutal killings of Christian couple in IslamabadRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Pakistan: November 9, 2014. Convener World Minorities Alliance and Former Federal Minister J Salik lead a massive protest against brutal death of Shahzad Masih & Shamah Bibi today on to show solidarity with bereaved family of burnt Christian Couple in front of National Press Club Islamabad to Supreme Court of Pakistan.

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  8. Police FIR in case of murder of Christian couple is to protect culpritsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Karachi: November 8, 2014. Dr. Nazir S Bhatti, President of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC has expressed reservations on registration of First Information Report FIR by Police in brutal murder of Christian Couple Shahzad Masih and Shama Bibi who were burnt alive by Muslim mob on accusation of desecration of Quran on November 4, 2014, because one Police Officer who represent Punjab government is complainant in FIR not parents of Shahzad Masih or Shama Bibi who are alive and legally competent party to be complainant in FIR.

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  9. HRFP condemn burning of Christian couple over desecration of QuranRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Faisalabad: November 8, 2014. Human Rights Focus Pakistan , REAT Network and Coalition for the Rights of Minorities strongly condemns the brutal murder of a Christian couple named Shama bibi and Shahzad Masih burnt alive at Chak 59 in Koth Radha Kishan some 50km from the provincial capital Lahore.

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  10. Fix 294,295cRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | CNN

    The burning of Alive Married coupe Shazad and Shama has disgraced Pakistan. Apart the religious discrimination it's very sad to talk about the incident happened in Kasur Pakistan with a Humanity.

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  11. Christian couple in Pakistan tortured and burnt alive by a Muslim mob ...Read the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    London: November 5, 2014; Yesterday morning an angry mob tortured the Christian couple and then threw them in a Brick kiln furnace to be burnt to death following allegations they had burnt the Holy Quran. The atrocity took place in Kot Radha Kishan, a small town about 40 miles from Lahore - the capital of Punjab.

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  12. Justice cannot be ensured to Christian couple burnt alive until Shahbaz Sharif CM of PunjabRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Karachi: November 5, 2014. Dr. Nazir S Bhatti, President of Pakistan Christian Congress PCC have said in a statement that justice cannot be ensured to Christian couple burnt alive on accusation of blasphemy when Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz Group PML is ruling Pakistan and Punjab province because when 8 Christian were burnt alive by Muslim mob in Gojra then same Chief Minister of Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif awarded promotion to police officers who closed their eyes when Muslim extremists were setting on fire homes of Christians.

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  13. A Christian couple tortured to death by a Muslim mob for allegedly...Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Lahore: November 4, 2014. The incident took place at Kot Radha Kishan, a small town in Kasur and about 60 kilometers from Lahore, on Tuesday November 5, 2014 in the morning a Muslim mob attacked a young Christian couple Shama and Shehzad, after accusing them of desecration of the Holy Quran and later burnt them alive in the brick kiln.

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  14. PAT's claim of police raid turns out to be falseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : PAT's claim of police raid turns out to be false Lahore- The Pakistan Awami Tehreek's recent claim of police raid on Minhajul Quran secretariat in Model Town has turned out to be false, media reported ... (more)

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  15. Why Christians Should Never Trust MuslimsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | Free Republic

    The constitution of a nation is not whats written on paper, but what is written on the hearts of the people.

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  16. Glimmer of hope for Pakistani minorities. By Nasir SaeedRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    The situation of minorities in Pakistan has been rapidly deteriorating for the last several years, and European and American heads of state have not only expressed their concern in the media, but have directly addressed Pakistani governments.

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  17. Please let them live! By Farrukh H. SaifRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    The Universal Declaration of Human rights Article 18 stated as: 'Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship and ... (more)

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  18. Christians staged protest against the killing of Christian MPARead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Pakistan Christian Post

    ISLAMABAD: June 18, 2014. Christian community staged protest against the brutal killing of a minority Member Provisional Assembly in front of National Press Club, Islamabad.

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  19. Pakistan's Christian Minister Bhatti AssassinatedRead the original story

    Mar 2, 2011 | WorthyNews

    Gunmen have shot and killed Pakistan's Minister for Minorities Shahbaz Bhatti, a Christian, who publicly challenged the country's controversial blasphemy laws and demanded more rights for minority Christians in the mainly Islamic nation.

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  20. Pakistan: Charges of blaphemy filed against 68 lawyersRead the original story

    May 19, 2014 | WorthyNews

    Sixty-eight lawyers in Punjab have all been charged with blasphemy after participating in a series of protests against a senior Pakistani police official, according to International Christian Concern.

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