Pakistan

School in Pakistan Covers Up Rape of Christian Girl, Family Says

School in Pakistan Covers Up Rape of Christian Girl, Family Says

A young Christian girl in Pakistan was allegedly raped while attending school, and police and school officials are reportedly refusing the acknowledge the assault.

High Court in Pakistan Upholds Girl's Forced Marriage, Conversion

High Court in Pakistan Upholds Girl's Forced Marriage, Conversion

The Lahore High Court has upheld a ruling in Pakistan granting custody of a 13-year Christian girl to a Muslim man accused of kidnapping her and then forcing her to marry him and convert to Islam.

Death Threats Force Christian to Abandon Job Promotion in Pakistan

Death Threats Force Christian to Abandon Job Promotion in Pakistan

A Christian working in a Pakistani hospital was forced to abandon his job after a group of Muslim doctors threatened his life.

Life Sentence Upheld for Christian in Blasphemy Case in Pakistan

Life Sentence Upheld for Christian in Blasphemy Case in Pakistan

A Pakistani court has upheld the life sentence of a Christian convicted of blasphemy despite the prosecution's alleged manipulation of evidence and failure to establish his involvement.

Another 13-Year-Old Girl Forced to Marry/Convert to Islam in Pakistan

Another 13-Year-Old Girl Forced to Marry/Convert to Islam in Pakistan

Last month a court in Pakistan handed Shahid Gill’s 13-year-old daughter into the custody of a 30-year-old Muslim man named Saddam Hayat. Hayat and six others allegedly took Nayab from her home, converted her to Islam and forced her to marry Hayat.

Acquitted Christian Couple, Attorney in Pakistan Fear for their Lives

Acquitted Christian Couple, Attorney in Pakistan Fear for their Lives

According to sources, a Christian couple acquitted by a high court in Pakistan fear for their lives as Islamic extremists have started a campaign calling for their murders ahead of their yet unconfirmed release from jail.

Christian Couple Acquitted of Alleged Blasphemy Charges by Pakistani High Court

Christian Couple Acquitted of Alleged Blasphemy Charges by Pakistani High Court

After being held for eight years, a Christian couple in Pakistan has been acquitted of alleged blasphemy charges.

Police in Pakistan Torture Christian into False Confession of Blasphemy

Police in Pakistan Torture Christian into False Confession of Blasphemy

According to reports, Pakistani police tortured a Christian man into confessing to a false allegation of blaspheming Islam and illegally kept him in custody for more than two months.