IHC verdict cleverly saves Taseer’s killer from immediate execution, paves way for his glorification

Having failed to find any justification to condone cold-blooded killing of Governor Taseer by his own bodyguard Mumtaz Qadri, Islamabad High Court (IHC) upheld his death sentence under Section-302 of the Pakistan Penal Code. The court, however, played safe and made sure to strike out a terrorism conviction, making it unlikely the Punjab Police Constable deputed … More IHC verdict cleverly saves Taseer’s killer from immediate execution, paves way for his glorification

Blasphemy law is responsible for extremism, says known Islamic scholar

The world was shocked at the hero’s treatment given to the murderer of Governor Taseer. Everybody thought the Muslims of Pakistan had either lost their faith in the true spirit of their religion or were too afraid of the extremists to come out and at least condemn the criminal glorification of the gory crime. A … More Blasphemy law is responsible for extremism, says known Islamic scholar