Fawad Chaudhry: Those spreading hate in name of religion have nothing to do with it

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 Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Monday said that those who were spreading hate in the name of religion have nothing to do with it.

Speaking about the recent country-wide protests following a Supreme Court verdict acquitting Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who had been sentenced to death on blasphemy charges, the information minister while addressing the media in Lahore said, “The protesters were damaging property in the name of Islam, but had no moral standing.”

Prominent cleric Maulana Samiul Haq, who was known as the ‘father of the Taliban’, has been assassinated inside his house in Rawalpindi.

He was stabbed to death at his Bahria Town residence on Friday. He was taking a nap at the time.“He was at his residence and had to travel to Akora Khattak. The servants had gone to get food when unknown attackers entered

Former president retired General Pervez Musharraf is said to be suffering from a rare disease amyloidosis.