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Pakistan’s shrinking minority spaceThe desire of Islamist extremists to ‘purify’ Pakistan

The desire of Islamist extremists to ‘purify’ Pakistan has resulted in a major catastrophe for the minorities. The country cannot emerge as a modern pluralist state until the reversal of this culture of intolerance

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A Christian member of the Balochistan Assembly was gunned down by his own security guard in Quetta


QUETTA: A Christian member,Bro. Henry Messih of the Balochistan Assembly was gunned down by his own security guard in Quetta , Balochistan Home Secretary Akbar Durrani said.National Party’s Handery Masieh was reportedly shot twice in his neck and chest outside his residence, according to reports. He was shifted to the Civil Hospital, where he passed away.

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Pakistan SC orders formation of national council for minorities' rights

The said rulings were made in the detailed decision on a suo moto case pertaining to the suicide bomb attack on a church in Peshawar in 2013 that had claimed 80 lives and regarding threats being given to Kalash tribe and Ismailies in Chitral
By Dawn.com

The apex court ordered the govt to ensure protection of minorities' rights. — File photo

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan (SC) on Thursday ordered for the constitution of a national council of minorities' rights.

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Pregnant Woman Stoned to Death( The woman Farzana Parveen, 25, was stoned to death Tuesday)


by Steven Ertelt | Lahore, Pakistan | LifeNews.com | 5/27/14 2:56 PM
A pregnant woman has been stoned to death by her family in Pakistan after refusing an arranged marriage and marrying the man she loved, who was the father of her unborn child.

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