BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Court Condemns Police Over Rape Christian Girl


By BosNewsLife Asia Service with BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos

pakistan_christiansLAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani court on Friday condemned police for the way they investigated the rape of a Christian girl and rejected the main Muslim suspect's request to be released on bail, a leading attorney told BosNewsLife.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Overturns Death Sentence Of Christian; Younis Masih Released


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent with BosNewsLife Asia Service

Younis MasihLAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani appeals court on Wednesday, April 3, overturned the conviction and death sentence of Younis Masih, a Christian man who spent nearly eight years behind bars on charges of 'blasphemy', a lawyer involved in the case told BosNewsLife. Masih, 32, was sentenced in May 2007 in the city of Lahore for making "derogatory remarks" about Islam's Prophet Mohammad.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Court Postpones Ruling On ‘Blasphemy’ Girl


By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Pakistani court refused on Wednesday, November 14, to rule on whether to dismiss a controversial case against a mentally challenged Christian girl who has been charged with "blasphemy against Islam."

NEWS ALERT: Jailed Pakistan Christian Mother Recovering After Prison Violence


By BosNewsLife Asia Service

Asia Bibi to be executed?ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- A Christian mother of five, who faces execution by hanging on charges of "blasphemy" against Islam, is recovering in her Pakistani jail Monday, October 17, after she was allegedly attacked by a prison officer.