Thirty-nine Christians accused of killing two Muslims after 2015 church bombings in Pakistan reached an agreement to pay victim families in exchange for acquittal this week, despite insisting that they are innocent.
In October a 14-year-old Christian girl was kidnapped, forced to convert to Islam and married off to a Muslim man in Pakistan. Her kidnapping is only just making media coverage as her parents beg for help.
An earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale has rocked Pakistan, causing the deaths of at least 19 people. The epicenter of the shock was felt very close to the city of Mirpur, in the contested region of Kashmir.