Asia Bibi Archives - HEART Christian newspaper
“I knew it was going to happen,” says the mother held on death row for over eight years
In France for the launch of her new biography, persecution survivor Asia Bibi met President Macron and said she forgives those who …
Last updated on December 6th, 2019 at 04:21 pm
The woman imprisoned for a decade in Pakistan on false blasphemy charges, Asia Bibi, has spoken in support of other Christians imprisoned in the Islamic nation.
From her new home in …
Last updated on May 28th, 2019 at 06:17 pm
Campaigner Luke de Pulford has accused the Foreign Office of having a “blind spot” over suffering Christians, which could be seen in its treatment of Asia Bibi.
Last updated on April 3rd, 2019 at 11:41 am
Frustration over Asia Bibi’s detention in Pakistan was continuing as we went to press. Although acquitted of blasphemy charges after a decade in jail, including eight years on death row, she is still locked up.
Last updated on November 29th, 2018 at 05:56 pm
Roman Catholic Asia Bibi, a farm labourer from Punjab, was harvesting berries with other women in June 2009 when she picked up a cup to drink some water.
Some of her …
Amid the political turmoil and resignations over the EU divorce deal, one MP cited Britain’s “lack of leadership” and betrayal of British values in Asia’s case as an additional reason for his resignation.