Disposing and handling old and damaged copies of Islam's holy book is a sensitive topic. Throwing them away for ordinary paper recycling is not an option for Muslims in Pakistan.
The Pakistani-Christian woman has been languishing in prison since 2009 on blasphemy allegations. Her case has attracted attention from the Vatican as well as international rights groups demanding her release.
Almost two months after Imran Khan took office as Pakistan's PM, reality is knocking hard on the doors of his government. Wracked by a raft of financial challenges, the country has become an economic basket case.
New Delhi has refused to engage in a dialogue with Islamabad until Pakistan ends its alleged support to militants in the disputed Kashmir region. The US has also piled pressure on Islamabad to act against jihadists.
As diplomacy between New Delhi and Islamabad becomes more bitter, experts warn of more violence in India-administered Kashmir. Weary of bloodshed, residents say they want an end to conflict. Rifat Fareed reports.
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