Asia Bibi
World  /  Published 05.11.18

Asia lawyer ‘forced to flee’ to Netherlands

The Pakistani lawyer who helped free a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy said on Monday he had been forced to flee to the Netherlands for his life, and has no idea where his client is.L...
By Reuters in The Hague

World  /  Published 04.11.18

Asia Bibi’s husband in refuge plea to Trump

The husband of a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted after spending eight years on death row on charges of blasphemy has appealed to US President Donald Trump for refuge, citing danger to family membe...
By Agencies in Islamabad

World  /  Published 08.11.18

Asia Bibi ‘freed’ from prison

Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi has been freed from prison a week after the Supreme Court overturned her conviction and death sentence for blasphemy against Islam, and she is at a secure location ...
By Reuters, PTI in Islamabad

World  /  Published 01.11.18

Protests mount, Asia Bibi to leave Pakistan

A Christian woman acquitted in Pakistan after eight years on death row for blasphemy plans to leave the country as radical Islamists mount rallies against her.Asia Bibi’s brother says she will leave...
By AP in Islamabad

World  /  Published 08.05.19

Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan, arrives in Canada

Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who was freed from death row by the Pakistan Supreme Court in a blasphemy case last year, has left the country and reached Canada to reunite with her family, acc...
By The Telegraph in Islamabad

Opinion  /  Published 07.11.18

Pakistan's dangerous compromise

I can’t believe what I am hearing, will I go out now? Will they let me out, really?” These were the words spoken by Asia Bibi when AFP called her in prison after a landmark verdict on October 31, ...
By Mehmal Sarfraz in

World  /  Published 08.11.18

Freedom for Asia, but she can't walk free

A Christian woman acquitted after eight years on death row for blasphemy was released but her whereabouts in Islamabad on Thursday remained a closely guarded secret in the wake of demands by radical I...
By AP in Islamabad

World  /  Published 06.11.18

UN denies forcing Asia lawyer to flee

The UN on Tuesday denied that it had forced the Pakistani lawyer of a Christian woman convicted of blasphemy to leave the country. Saif-ul-Malook fled to the Netherlands from Pakistan after violence ...
By AFP in United Nations

World  /  Published 02.11.18

Pak radicals to call off protests

A Pakistani extremist group said on Friday it would call off protests over the acquittal of a Christian woman who was facing hanging on blasphemy charges, striking a deal with the government to end th...
By Reuters in Islamabad

World  /  Published 02.11.18

Protests delay Asia Bibi's release

The release of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who was acquitted eight years after being sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan, was apparently delayed on Friday, after talks failed between the gov...
By AP in


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