EDINBURGH MAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR BLASPHEMY

Mohammad Asghar from Edinburgh Suffers from Mental Illness Pakistan must immediately and unconditionally release a man sentenced to death under the country’s blasphemy laws today, Amnesty International said. Mohammad Asghar, a UK citizen with mental illness who has been living...

Indian woman says gang-raped on orders of village court

Tougher laws have not held  (Reuters) - A 20-year-old woman in eastern India was gang-raped by 13 men on the orders of a village court as punishment for having a relationship with a man from a different community, a...

Stampede at funeral in India kills 18

Funeral was for Muslim Spiritual Leader AP — A pre-dawn stampede killed 18 people Saturday as tens of thousands of people gathered to mourn the death of a Muslim spiritual leader in India’s financial capital, police said. At least 40 other people...

UK Raises Millions to Aid to Phillipines

The money coming in has already helped to pay for some of the aid being delivere A month on from the Super Typhoon Haiyan hitting the Philippines, donations have reached over  £57 million; the Disaster Emergency Committee (DEC) has announced....