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Church against Internet censorship in Pakistan

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Bishop Indrias Rehmat of Faisalabad (second from right), with Father Abid Tanveer, vicar general of Faisalabad, and Aneel Mushtaq (left) at the installation of a hand-washing facility at the entrance to the Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul. Photo: UCAN/Aneel Mushtaq

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Call to act over persecution of Pakistani Christians

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Caritas Karachi helps students during Covid-19 lockdown
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Preacher apologises for Covid-19 remark blaming women
Tariq Jameel. Photo: UCAN/YouTube screen capture

KARACHI (UCAN): Pakistan’s widely followed Islamic preacher, Maulana (scholar) Tariq Jameel, tendered an apology over remarks he made on April Read more

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Children at a Caritas community school in Sadiq Nagar on June 24. Photo: UCAN/supplied
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Caritas Karachi helps students during Covid-19 lockdown

KARACHI (UCAN): Caritas Pakistan’s Karachi chapter distributed what it calls psychosocial packages among 25 students…

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ISLAMABAD (UCAN): Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, announced an easing of Covid-19 coronavirus (SARS-coV-2) restrictions from May 9 despite a Read more

Pakistan battles Covid-19 and prejudice
Bishop Indrias Rehmat of Faisalabad (second from right), with Father Abid Tanveer, vicar general of Faisalabad, and Aneel Mushtaq (left) at the installation of a hand-washing facility at the entrance to the Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul. Photo: UCAN/Aneel Mushtaq

LAHORE (UCAN): Pastor Irfan James was passing by a mosque in Shershah Colony in Lahore, when he announced the distribution Read more

Preacher apologises for Covid-19 remark blaming women
Tariq Jameel. Photo: UCAN/YouTube screen capture

KARACHI (UCAN): Pakistan’s widely followed Islamic preacher, Maulana (scholar) Tariq Jameel, tendered an apology over remarks he made on April Read more

Interfaith unity in Karachi against Covid-19

KARACHI (UCAN): “You can come and set up your camp at the cathedral compound. We will coordinate and work together Read more

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Imran Khan. File photo: UCAN/courtesy of PTI media
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Despite record Covid-19 spike Pakistan lifts lockdown

ISLAMABAD (UCAN): Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, announced an easing of Covid-19 coronavirus (SARS-coV-2) restrictions…

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Pakistan battles Covid-19 and prejudice
Bishop Indrias Rehmat of Faisalabad (second from right), with Father Abid Tanveer, vicar general of Faisalabad, and Aneel Mushtaq (left) at the installation of a hand-washing facility at the entrance to the Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul. Photo: UCAN/Aneel Mushtaq

LAHORE (UCAN): Pastor Irfan James was passing by a mosque in Shershah Colony in Lahore, when he announced the distribution Read more

Church against Internet censorship in Pakistan
Father Qaisar Feroz. Photo: UCAN/Screenshot

LAHORE (UCAN): People in Pakistan woke up to a special alert in newspapers from the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA): “Attention Read more

Caritas Karachi helps students during Covid-19 lockdown
Children at a Caritas community school in Sadiq Nagar on June 24. Photo: UCAN/supplied

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Tariq Jameel. Photo: UCAN/YouTube screen capture

KARACHI (UCAN): Pakistan’s widely followed Islamic preacher, Maulana (scholar) Tariq Jameel, tendered an apology over remarks he made on April Read more

Interfaith unity in Karachi against Covid-19

KARACHI (UCAN): “You can come and set up your camp at the cathedral compound. We will coordinate and work together Read more

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Tariq Jameel. Photo: UCAN/YouTube screen capture
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Preacher apologises for Covid-19 remark blaming women

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Children at a Caritas community school in Sadiq Nagar on June 24. Photo: UCAN/supplied

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Imran Khan. File photo: UCAN/courtesy of PTI media

ISLAMABAD (UCAN): Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, announced an easing of Covid-19 coronavirus (SARS-coV-2) restrictions from May 9 despite a Read more

Interfaith unity in Karachi against Covid-19

KARACHI (UCAN): “You can come and set up your camp at the cathedral compound. We will coordinate and work together Read more

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Pakistan broadcasts Easter Mass

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Bishop Indrias Rehmat of Faisalabad (second from right), with Father Abid Tanveer, vicar general of Faisalabad, and Aneel Mushtaq (left) at the installation of a hand-washing facility at the entrance to the Cathedral of Ss. Peter and Paul. Photo: UCAN/Aneel Mushtaq

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Religious intolerance in Pakistan claims another victim

BHAGIANA (UCAN): Saleem Masih, a Christian farm worker, died on February 28 after he was tortured for two hours for Read more

Church against Internet censorship in Pakistan
Father Qaisar Feroz. Photo: UCAN/Screenshot

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Caritas Karachi helps students during Covid-19 lockdown
Children at a Caritas community school in Sadiq Nagar on June 24. Photo: UCAN/supplied

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