British blasphemy convict’s family appeals for help

Daily News 29 January 2014

ISLAMABAD: The family of a mentally ill British man sentenced to death in Pakistan for blasphemy have urged London to intervene to seek his release.


Pakistan and the Arab-Muslim Culture of Denial

Gatestone Institute 29 January 2014
By Salim Mansur

Since 9/11, Islamist culture is seen to be synonymous with violence, misogyny and a pathological hatred for others; and, ironically, it has made Muslims themselves its most


Blasphemy law used against minorities in Pakistan

US News and World Report 29 January 2014

The elderly man's troubles started when two young men milling inside his homeopathic clinic casually asked him about his religion. He thought they were merely curious. In fact,


China blocks money flow to Pak-backed jihadists

Money Jihad 28 January 2014

Demonstrating its concern that Pakistani-funded terrorists are brewing a witch’s cauldron of jihad in its Western territory, the government of China has signaled that it will


Pakistan and the Arab-Muslim Culture of Denial

Gatestone Institute 28 January 2014
by Salim Mansur

Since 9/11, Islamist culture is seen to be synonymous with violence, misogyny and a pathological hatred for others; and, ironically, it has made Muslims themselves its most numerous


Jeans-wearing women ruling KPK: Fazl

The Nation 28 January 2014

PESHAWAR - Central Ameer of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) Maulana Fazlur Rahman has lambasted the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government for following Western agenda


Gunmen kill Hindu temple guard in Peshawar

The Express Tribune 28 January 2014

Two gunmen in Peshawar shot dead a policeman standing guard outside a Hindu temple on Sunday, officials said, later fleeing the scene on a motorcycle.


Blasphemy case: Briton in Pakistan sentenced to death

BBC News 27 January 2014

A court in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi has sentenced a 70-year-old British man to death after convicting him of blasphemy. Muhammad Asghar was arrested in 2010 after


No appeasement with Taliban

Pakistan Observer 23 January 2014
By Sajjad Shaukat

Thursday, January 23, 2014 - AFTER the World War I, the policy of appeasement was followed by the Great Britain to pacify German leader Hitler who increased his demands and


Six Pakistan police killed protecting Spanish cyclist: officials

Expatica the Netherlands 23 January 2014

At least six Pakistani police officers were killed Wednesday while escorting a Spanish tourist as he cycled through the highly volatile southwestern province of Baluchistan,


Report: Persecution of Christians reveals most abuse in Muslim countries

The Jerusalem Post 22 January 2014

The majority of anti-Christian persecution in the world in 2013 took place at the hands of Muslims, according to a list by Open Doors USA . The nondenominational group


‘Release British Doctor Accused of Blasphemy’, Urges Human Rights Group

Crossmap Christian News 21 January 2014
By Claire Fuller

A UK-based human rights organisation is calling on the authorities in Pakistan to release a 72-year-old doctor who was arrested for "posing as a Muslim" after being secretly


Jihad aspirant pleads guilty in California

Money Jihad 17 January 2014

In a reversal of his initial plea, Sinh Vinh Ngo Nguyen (a.k.a. Hasan Abu Omar Ghannoum) has pleaded guilty to attempting to provide material support for terrorism. Nguyen


85% in Muslim countries support the headscarf

World Bulletin 15 January 2014

The findings of a study surveying the opinions on women’s dress in seven predominantly Muslim countries has found that an astonishing 84.6% agree that women should wear the


Pakistani commentator prays to Allah that Americans leave Afghanistan, so that Muslims can massacre Hindus there

Jihad Watch 15 January 2014

Following are excerpts from an interview with Pakistani political commentator Zaid Hamid, which aired on ARY News TV and was posted on the Internet on August 11, 2013: Zaid


Nine of the Ten Countries Ranked Most Oppressive Towards Christians are Muslim Countries

Answering Muslims 10 January 2014
By David Wood

But if you say there's a problem, you're a racist, Islamophobic, hate-mongering bigot.


Christians under threat: over 100 million persecuted all over the world

The Voice of Russia 10 January 2014

Over 100 million Christians are currently persecuted all over the world. The shocking revelation was published by the human rights organization, Open Doors in its research


Islamic Jehadis try to convert Hindu woman in Pakistan

Most Intolerant religion 10 January 2014
By Sahara Samay

The incident of Jehadis trying to convert a Hindu woman raises questions on safety of Hindus in Pakistan. The Jihad to convert Hindu girls is continued unabated under the


How people in Muslim countries prefer women to dress in public

Pew Research Center 9 January 2014
By Jacob Poushter

An important issue in the Muslim world is how women should dress in public. A recent survey from the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research conducted in seven Muslim-majority countries (Tunisia, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia and Turkey), finds that most people prefer that a woman completely cover her hair, but not necessarily her face. Only in Turkey and Lebanon do more than one-in-four think it is appropriate for a woman to not cover her head at all in public.


Invisible Women: The Aftermath of Jihad

Family Security Matters 9 January 2014

Massacres, beheadings, rapes and the rest often take place whenever and wherever Islamic jihadis take over. Lesser known but no less eye-opening, however, is the aftermath of

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