Christian Leaders Condemn Pakistan Suicide Blast; Dozens Killed

By BosNewsLife Asia Service

unnamedISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Christian leaders in Pakistan have expressed shock and outrage that Islamic militants carried out a suicide bomb attack at a hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta killing at least 70 and injuring 120 people.

BREAKING NEWS: Pakistan Court Hears Witnesses In Lynching Death Of Christian Couple; Suspect Released


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLifeshahzad-masih-and-shama-bibi

LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Pakistan's Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) is hearing witnesses after a key suspect in the lynching death of Christian couple Shahzad Masih and Shama Bibi was released on bail, a rights official told BosNewsLife.

Pakistan Teen Killed In ‘Terror’ Campaign Against Christian Women, Girls


By BosNewsLife Asia Service with reporting by BosNewsLife's Stefan J. Bos
LAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- Rights activists say Christian bibiwomen and girls in Pakistan are facing a wave of terror that has already claimed at least one life and injured two others this year alone.

Christian Rights Activist Survives Assassination Attempt


By Stefan J. Bos, Chief International Correspondent BosNewsLife

pakistanchurchLAHORE, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- An activist of an influential Christian advocacy group in Pakistan is recovering of his injuries after he was shot by suspected Islamic militants, activists told BosNewsLife learned. Aslam Masih, a Christian field coordinator of the Pakistan-based advocacy group Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD), said he sustained two bullets wounds to his left and right leg during the shooting in the Lahore area on October 28.

Pakistan Muslims Rape Christian Deaf-Mute Woman; Abuse Cases Spreading


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

ChristianwomanISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BosNewsLife)-- An advocacy group is urging authorities to seriously investigate the gang rape by Muslims of a Christian married deaf-mute woman, after two suspects were acquitted in a similar case.