Pakistani man jailed for blasphemous Facebook post

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Updated 19 October 2019

Pakistani man jailed for blasphemous Facebook post

October 19: Pulse Nigeria states that a Pakistani court Friday sentenced a man to five years "rigorous imprisonment" -- jail and hard labour -- for a blasphemous Facebook post, in what is believed to be one of the first such cases under controversial cybercrime laws.

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Pakistan elected as Chairperson of CCW Convention

Updated 15 November 2019

Pakistan elected as Chairperson of CCW Convention

November 15: Anadolu Agency states that Pakistan has been elected as the Chairperson of the Annual Meeting of States Parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons (CCW), said a Foreign Ministry statement on Thursday.  

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