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Christian accused of blasphemy for demanding wage from Muslim

Christian accused of blasphemy for demanding wage from Muslim

Man jailed in Pakistan for refusing to render free service based on Muslim privilege.Mordechai Sones, 18/06/2017 16:39
Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

Saudi man condemned to death for blaspheming inventor of Islam

Ahmad al-Shamri, in his 20's, loses two appeals after arrest for blasphemy; recorded denouncing Islam founder on social media.Mordechai Sones, 27/04/2017 19:24
British Muslim killed for using amulets

British Muslim killed for using amulets

Elderly British Imam murdered for his use of amulets to heal sick people.Yonatan Roberts, 18/09/2016 01:11
Pakistan court sentences man to death, unsure why

Pakistan court sentences man to death, unsure why

Christian blackmailed over blasphemy, court banned from hearing recording, sentences him - and blackmailers, who held the tape - to death.Hillel Fendel, 07/07/2016 19:24
Blasphemy charge for activist over Koran comments

Blasphemy charge for activist over Koran comments

Prominent activist and professor could face jail time for noting Kuwaiti constitution has legal precedence.Arutz Sheva staff, 15/04/2016 14:50
 Islam against Islam: Blasphemy Laws in Egypt

Islam against Islam: Blasphemy Laws in Egypt

Resisting blasphemy laws, which make it a crime to criticize Islam, takes courage. A plea to Al Sisi to show that courage. Ashraf Ramelah, 01/02/2016 11:10
Famous Turkish pianist cleared of 'blasphemy'

Famous Turkish pianist cleared of 'blasphemy'

Turkish Supreme Court drops jail time for composer over quoting an ancient poet on Twitter, saying it 'believes' Turkey is 'modern.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/12/2015 09:18
Egypt: Christian Children Arrested

Egypt: Christian Children Arrested

Two Coptic Christian children, aged 10 and 9, arrested after being accused of tearing up pages of the Koran.Elad Benari, 04/10/2012 05:13
Iranian Foundation Increases Bounty for Rushdie

Iranian Foundation Increases Bounty for Rushdie

An Iranian foundation increases a bounty for the death of author Salman Rushdie, offering $3.3 million for his death.Elad Benari, Canada, 17/09/2012 00:35
Google Blocks Anti-Islam Video in Egypt, Libya

Google Blocks Anti-Islam Video in Egypt, Libya

Google has confirmed that it has “temporarily” blocked access to the trailer of the anti-Muslim film in Egypt and Libya. Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/09/2012 18:05
Mullah 'Framed' Christian Girl in Blasphemy Case

Mullah 'Framed' Christian Girl in Blasphemy Case

Pakistani police arrested an imam on suspicion of framing a young Christian girl, who faces a death sentence for allegedly burning Koran.Rachel Hirshfeld , 04/09/2012 15:42
Radio Host Attacked for Being 'Allah's Enemy'

Radio Host Attacked for Being 'Allah's Enemy'

A radio host has been hospitalized after being cut 15 times by an unidentified criminal, after he criticized the Prophet Mohammed, on air. Rachel Hirshfeld, 31/05/2012 15:54
Power Ranger Sparks Outrage in Saudi Arabia

Power Ranger Sparks Outrage in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabians have expressed outrage over a McDonald's toy which they say mocks their prophet Muhammad. Rachel Hirshfeld, 30/05/2012 16:34
Sentence Against 'Blasphemous' Christian Upheld

Sentence Against 'Blasphemous' Christian Upheld

An Egyptian court upheld a three-year sentence against a teenage Christian student who 'mocked Islam and the Prophet Mohamed.'Rachel Hirshfeld, 30/05/2012 09:28
Australian Free After Saudi Lashing

Australian Free After Saudi Lashing

Saudi Arabia has commuted the prison term of an Australian Muslim sentenced to a year in prison Gabe Kahn., 12/01/2012 21:47
Kuwait: 15 Years for Blasphemy

Kuwait: 15 Years for Blasphemy

Kuwait sentenced a controversial religious figure living in London-exile to 15 years in prison for blasphemy against one of Mohammad's wivesGabe Kahn., 08/12/2011 20:50