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March 27, 2017
Good news: Singapore blogger is granted asylum in the US
Teenage blogger Amos Yee, above, who was jailed twice in Singapore for posting political and...
March 20, 2017
Pakistan wants help to silence 'blasphemers' worldwide
Satirists have jumped at the opportunity to point and laugh at Pakistan's plan to to...
February 23, 2017
Denmark hits Koran burner with its ancient blasphemy law
The 'crime' of blasphemy in Denmark has been around for over 150 years, and the...
December 23, 2016
Christian killjoys queer the pitch for gay nativity figurines
When the demented Andrea Williams of Christian Concern got wind of the fact that Christmas...
December 18, 2016
MP slams BBC for vilifying Olympic athlete Louis Smith
Conservative MP Charles Walker has accused the BBC of placing itself 'firmly at the head...
December 16, 2016
Spanish sex shop forced to remove display of holy dildos
The shop – Non Sit Peccatum – in the town of Talavera de la Reina...
December 03, 2016
Santa vs Jesus game slammed for being 'blasphemous'
A Christmas-themed board game that pits Jesus against Santa 'trivialises Christian belief' by portraying the...
November 21, 2016
Artist Abel Azcona cleared of blasphemy by a judge in Spain
Last year performance artist Abel Azcona horrified Catholics in Pamplona, Spain, when he used 242...
November 06, 2016
Indonesian Islamists riot over Governor's alleged blasphemy
Indonesian police used tear gas and water cannon at the weekend to quell a violent...
October 12, 2016
Blasphemy acquittal is no guarantee of Asia Bibi's safety
If Pakistan's Supreme Court decides tomorrow (Thursday) to quash the death sentence imposed in 2010...
October 06, 2016
Man faces jail for pulling the plug on Buddhist broadcast
Dutch citizen Klaas Haytema, 30, above, is awaiting trial on a charge of insulting religion...
October 03, 2016
Egyptian TV presenter approves shooting of Jordanian writer
Reporting on the assassination a week ago of prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar, Hani Nahhas, above,...
September 29, 2016
Teenage blogger jailed in Singapore for the second time
Fifteen months after he was given a prison sentence for 'wounding religious feelings', teenage blogger...
September 26, 2016
Theroux's Scientology movie won't be screened in Ireland
Back in October 2015, Louis Theroux's film, My Scientology Movie, was shown at the London...
September 25, 2016
Jordanian writer, on trial for insulting God, is shot dead
Nahid Hattar, above, was hit earlier today by three bullets outside court in the capital...
September 20, 2016
Turkish pianist finally cleared of insulting 'Islamic values'
Back in 2012 we reported on the plight of internationally famous pianist, Fazil Say, who...
September 04, 2016
Blogger arrested for playing Pokémon Go in a church
Ruslan Sokovsky, above, a young Russian blogger from Yekaterinburg, has been arrested for playing Pokémon...
July 07, 2016
Glasgow shopkeeper slain for claiming to be a prophet
Tanveer Ahmed, 32, above, has admitted murdering a Glasgow shopkeeper in a religiously motivated attack....
June 30, 2016
New blasphemy case accents Islam's passion for slaughter
Two Christians and a Muslim have been sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan. Anjam...
April 27, 2016
Bangladesh: two teachers jailed for insulting Islam
Invoking an arcane law from British colonial rule that makes insulting any religion a crime,...
April 24, 2016
Slain prof: humanists slam latest Bangladeshi atrocity
The murder yesterday of Professor Rezaul Karim Siddique, above, prompted the President of the International...
April 03, 2016
Pakistan lawyer campaigns to have 'blasphemers' executed
On Saturday BBC Radio 4 broadcast a chilling programme called 'Blasphemy and and the Governor...
March 14, 2016
Egyptian Justice Minister loses job for 'blasphemous' remark
In what has been described as 'a slip the tongue', Egypt's Justice Minister Ahmed al-Zind...
March 03, 2016
Russian man may be jailed for claiming that there is no God
Viktor Krasnov, 38, above, is on trial in Russia for insulting the feelings of religious...
February 25, 2016
Egyptian courts ridiculed after toddler and teens are jailed
'There is no justice in Egypt. No reason. Logic committed suicide a while ago. Egypt...
February 21, 2016
Reward for death of Salman Rushdie is renewed in Iran
A new $600,000 bounty for the death of British Indian author Salman RushdieForty has been...
February 14, 2016
Renowned British secularist Lord Avebury dies aged 87
Lord Avebury, pictured above, left, with the National Secular Society's Keith Porteous Wood, was an...
February 05, 2016
Lashings of mercy: Saudis quash poet's death sentence
Ashraf Fayadh, above, the Palestinian poet who was sentenced to death last year in Saudi...
January 30, 2016
Animal rights advocate jailed in Egypt for insulting Islam
Egyptian writer Fatima Naoot, above, has been sentenced to three years in prison for talking...
January 16, 2016
Boy, 15, mutilates himself for accidental act of blasphemy
People in a village 125 kilometres from Lahore in Pakistan reportedly showed their approval of...
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