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Funeral service for 10 church attack victims held

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LAHORE: Funeral service for 10 victims of the suicide attacks on churches was held at the St Jones Girls High School amid tight security and even neighbouring areas of Youhanabad were sealed on Tuesday. The coffins were brought to the school where a large number of relatives and friends of the victims were present. Gloom […]

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Bilawal asks CM to set up committee for minority issues

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Karachi: The patron-in-chief of the Pakistan People’s Party, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, has asked the Sindh chief minister to set up a committee, comprising representatives of all minority communities, under his leadership for addressing their grievances. Besides representatives of minority communities in the committee, Bilawal has suggested the inclusion of the provincial police chief, representatives of […]

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Pakistan’s minorities are under attack and the country’s blasphemy laws must share the blame

By: Andrew Buncombe The accusation alone of blasphemy has led to violence that has claimed countless lives. And the cases themselves are usually about something else Christian community leaders in Lahore say the violence unleashed on the city’s Joseph colony erupted following a drinking session involving two friends, one Muslim and the other Christian. They […]

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