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    Unease as Imran Khan invokes blasphemy in Pakistan election

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 11:14am on July 24, 2018

    Pakistan’s politicians, including PM hopeful Imran Khan, are mainstreaming extremism by invoking hardline issues like blasphemy to get...

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    Pakistan sentences man to death for blasphemy on FB

    Reuters . Lahore | Updated at 12:54am on June 12, 2017

    A Pakistani counter-terrorism court has sentenced to death a man who allegedly committed blasphemy on Facebook, a government prosecutor said on Sunday, the first time...

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    One held on blasphemy charges in Sylhet

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:04am on June 08, 2017

    Police arrested a person in Sylhet on Wednesday morning in connection with a case filed against him for reportedly making derogatory remarks about Prophet Muhammad...

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    Man in twenties held on blasphemy charges

    Staff Correspondent . Sylhet | Updated at 01:37am on May 06, 2017

    Police arrested a 22-year-old young man on Thursday night in Sylhet for hurting religious sentiment of Hindus by posting a blasphemous picture on Facebook...