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Iraqi archbishops divided over whether the motive of kidnap and murder was primarily religious

Pakistani Christians are held responsible for the actions of the West: it would not be the first time they have been made scapegoats

Brother of slain Pakistani minister tells conference in Rome ‘we will continue his battle’

Archbishop Lawrence Saldanha of Lahore made his comment following protests in which at least 24 people were killed

Prison authorities claim Qamar David died of a heart attack but his family have disputed this, saying he was fit and healthy

Christians from all over Pakistan attend funeral in Kushpur, Faisalabad, while prime minister calls assassinated minister ‘a very rare leader’

Bishop of Clifton says Pakistani minister’s courage and faith is an example for all

The blood of Salmaan Taseer and Shahbaz Bhatti will not be shed in vain

But the chances for reform of the Pakistani blasphemy laws are now looking slim

Shahbaz Bhatti, the first Christian to hold a cabinet post in Pakistan, vows to continue opposing blasphemy law despite threats