ASC wishes the Sikh Nation a very happy Guru Nanak Sahibji’s Parkash Purab and Khalsa Sampurnta Divas!

New Jersey, USA: People of various religions consider their particular religious calendars to be crucial in guiding them about celebrating their historic and other religious holidays with accuracy. The unique and distinctly independent Sikh religion also has its own unique ‘Mool Nanakshahi


From Homeownership to Homelessness: Bureaucratic Indifference in the RAAC Housing Crisis Leaves Thousands Outraged

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In our last newsletter, we reported on the distressing evacuation of 399 homes in Torry, Aberdeen, following the discovery of Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC).Among those impacted is our dedicated volunteer, Hannah Chowdhry, who, at th


Addressing Apostasy Hatred and Terror: Ahmed Ali Alid’s Attack Unveils Urgent Concerns Amidst Gaza Conflict

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) Juliet Chowdhry, Trustee for British Asian Christian Association, raises alarm over Ahmed Ali Alid’s attack targeting an apostate and a 70-year-old individual, allegedly driven by sentiments related to the Gaza conflict. The harrowing inciden


Uniting for Justice: RAAC Homeowners Across the UK Demand Action

London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) On Wednesday, March 27th, 2024, a meeting was convened at the home of Kerry Mackintosh, where 15 RAAC homeowners gathered. Kerry, who famously became one of only 10 homeowners from the former Deans South Estate to secure a 'house for a house,' hosted the meeti


HRFP demands the protection of minorities, their properties & worship places

Pakistan: Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) demands for protection of minorities, their properties and worship places. The highly concerned issues are of recent attacks on Churches, Hindus temples, Ahmadiyya’s Mosques, minorities towns and the grabbing of their, agricultural lands, homes,


RTP Open Letter to Prime Minister of Pakistan calls for healthy political environment and respect of the constitutional guarantees, human rights and fundamental freedoms to bring Pakistan out of the countless challenges

Lahore:  Chairman Rwadari Tehreek Pakistan Mr. Samson Salamat in an Open Letter to Mian Shahbaz Sharif, the Prime Minister of Pakistan has congratulated him on being elected as the 24th Prime Minister of Pakistan, calling for hard-work from the government functionaries, cooperation from


Hundreds in Anti-Israel Mob Set KFC Ablaze in Pakistan

Pakistan: (By JOHN HAYWARD for Breitbart) Pakistani police made more than 50 arrests after a mob of anti-Israel protesters set fire to a Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) restaurant in the northeastern town of Mirpur on Friday.

The crowd began assembling at the KFC after evening prayers for


Another two extremist Pakistanis charged in a Dutch court for calls to murder far-right leader Geert Wilders

Netherlands: Reuters reported on 28 February that a Dutch court had said that it had charged two Pakistani nationals over public calls for the murder of far-right anti-Muslim leader Geert Wilders, who aims to lead a new government after his party won the Dutch general elections in November last y


After Good Friday in Rawalpindi, the church was set on fire.

Rawalpindi, Pakistan: (MM News) After Good Friday in Rawalpindi, the church was set on fire by unknown persons at 3 o’clock on the night of March 30. Pastor-in-charge Adeem Alfons said that the incident in Gujar Khan is that the church is facing challenges due to the under-construction plaz


British Asian Christian Association Presents Report on Pakistan Persecution to UK Special Envoy at Foreign Office Ceremony

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry) Approximately 40 esteemed guests, including prominent figures from various NGOs dedicated to promoting international religious freedom, were graciously welcomed to a special appreciation reception hosted at the UK Foreign Office.

This exclusive event was met


Women leadership to lead struggle for Peaceful Pakistan; a pledge at Rwadari Iftar Get-together

Lahore: Led by the women leadership of Rwadari Tehreek Pakistan, the Annual Interfaith Iftar (breaking of the fast) on 20th March 2024 at the premises of National Council of Church LAHORE to share the blessings of Lent Season and Ramadan. The Interfaith Iftar was attended by scores of men and wom


Sweeping Away Injustice: Asif Masih’s Bold Stand Against Brutality, Injustice, and Bigotry for Sweepers’ Rights

Pakistan: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) A Christian sweeper, duly elected as Chairman of the All Sweepers Union, faced brutal assaults both within his supervisor’s office and outside a court premises.These attacks were fueled by the exposure of highly illicit and corrupt practice


Tragedy Strikes Two Christian Sewage Workers, Exposing Pakistan Workplace Safety Crisis and Family Devastation

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In a bid to supplement their meager income and provide for their impoverished families, two Christian sewer workers took on additional private work at an event hall, tasked with clearing a sizable drain. Tragically, their endeavor ended in fatal co


Former Pakistani Federal Minister Shahbaz Bhatti death anniversary observed.

Italy: The meeting was organized by Association of Pakistani Christians in Pakistan to commemorate Shahbaz Bhatti who dedicated his life as a Catholic to build peace among religions and cultures. As a Pakistani citizen he promoted equal citizenship especially reaching out the persecuted Christian


Embarking on a Spiritual Odyssey with "Soulscapes: A Journey of the Soul" by William Gomes

William Gomes' "Soulscapes: A Journey of the Soul" offers a profound exploration into the depths of human experience through poetry, guiding readers on a spiritual voyage towards enlightenment and understanding. In this captivating collection, Gomes creates a dialogue between the se


HRFP condemned the ‘murders through duty’ of Christian Sanitary Workers; Asif Masih and Shan Masih:

Faisalabad: Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) highly condemned the death of two Christian sanitary workers in district Faisalabad identified as Asif Masih (25) and Shan Masih (28), residents of Maqbool Town, in Ghulam Mohammadabad. HRFP considered their deaths ‘the murders through duty&rsq


United By Faith Chairman, Wilson Chowdhry, Addresses Italian Senate Meeting on Religious Freedom

London: Thirteen years have passed since the tragic assassination of Shahbaz Bhatti, the former Minister of Minorities in Pakistan, yet his legacy continues to ignite a global movement dedicated to peace and religious freedom.

Our Chairman Wilson Chowdhry, was invited to speak at an eve


Defying Adversity: Aberdeen's Council Missteps and Community Resilience Amidst RAAC Housing Crisis

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) Hannah Chowdhry purchased her home in August 2023, only to discover by November of the same year that her roof contained RAAC. Having poured all her savings into her home, Hannah faces significant losses if Aberdeen City Council (ACC) fails to ackn


Urgent Appeal: Justice for Laiba – Confronting the Appalling Kidnap and Forced Conversion of a 10-Year-Old Girl

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) A young Christian girl was tragically abducted in Faisalabad and forcefully converted to Islam. Due to the coercer’s insistence that the conversion was the will of Allah, the courts callously refuse to allow the girl to reunite with her angui


Blasphemy Misunderstood: The Perilous Consequences of Religious Misinterpretation in Pakistan

Lahore: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) An enraged mob of Muslim zealots gathered outside a shop in Ichra, Lahore, fueled by alleged accusations of blasphemy, with the intent to harm a woman.The woman had unknowingly worn a shirt with an Arabic word she purchased in Dubai, not realizing


Swiss Embassy screens Pakistani interfaith documentary on the International Women's Day

Rawalpindi The Embassy of Switzerland in Pakistan and Fatima Jinnah Women University invited a vibrant audience for the screening of an award-winning documentary, Barefoot with Godfather of Soccer, by the filmmaker, Khalid Hasan Khan.

In a welcome speech, by the Dean FASS-FJWU, Dr Sarwe


Thirteen Years After Assassination, Shahbaz Bhatti Remembered as a Champion of Peace and Minority Rights

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) Thirteen years after the tragic assassination of Shahbaz Bhatti, the former Minister of Minorities in Pakistan, his legacy continues to inspire a global community committed to peace and religious freedom. In the aftermath of his tragic death, the B


HRFP observed Women’s Day 2024 on 'Inspire Inclusion' with Domestic Workers!

Faisalabad: Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) observed International Women's Day 2024 on UN theme’s the 'Inspire Inclusion', with domestic workers. The event was conducted at Vision Hall Faisalabad for raising the issues of target groups and joint efforts to combat the challeng


Voice For Peace and Justice Celebrates International Women's Day in Kashmir.

Ganderbal: (By Farooq Ganderbal) The Voice For Peace and Justice organization  organized International Women's Day at Khaliqa Town Square Ganderbal drawing women activists from all corners to participate. The event saw the presence of prominent women, including Dr. Nighat Yasmeen, M


Escalating Tensions in Manipur: Meitei Militants Desecrate Church, Spark Gunfire with Police

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) Tensions Persist in Manipur, India, as Meitei Militants Cross Buffer Zones to Target Christian Kuki-Zo Community. In January, a church was ruthlessly bulldozed to the ground after Hindu militants assaulted Christian men and women. The militants arr


Injustice Unveiled: The Ordeal of Nabeel Masih – From Youthful Imprisonment to the Looming Threat of Reimprisonment in Pakistan

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) Fear looms over Nabeel Masih, who was the youngest prisoner of blasphemy in Pakistan ever, as he faces the looming threat of punishment and re-arrest. Despite the clear denial by the Home Department to grant permission to prosecute the case, the co


International Sufi Conference by Voice For Peace and Justice Promotes Peace and Harmony in Jammu and Kashmir.

Srinagar: The Voice for Peace and Justice, a Non-Governmental Organization, hosted a second International Conference on "Towards the Transformation: The Sufi Message of Brotherhood, Harmony, and Peace" at the Khaliqa Town Square Conference Hall in Duderhama, Ganderbal, Kashmir. This eve


Desperate Search: A Father’s Plea for his Missing Daughter after another Christian child mysteriously disappears in Pakistan

Muridke:  A 13-year-old Christian girl has gone missing in Basra Colony, Muridke. The child had gone out in the morning to buy milk from a local shop but failed to return home. Concerned for their daughter’s safety, her distraught parents promptly sought assistance from the police


Cracks in the Foundation: Unveiling the RAAC Dilemma - The Battle for Homeowners' Rights

London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) Nineteen-year-old law student Hannah Chowdhry, presently enrolled at Aberdeen University, made the significant investment of purchasing a former council house in Torry, Aberdeen, back in June 2023.

However, just a few months thereafter, in November 2023, Abe


MEF Exposes How Western Islamists Support the Taliban

PHILADELPHIA: An MEF investigation published at Focus on Western Islamism (FWI) has uncovered a network of Western Islamists working to provide ideological and material support to the terrorist-supporting Taliban rulers of Afghanistan.

In footage reviewed by FWI, the network's offic


"Global Celebration: Kutchi Cultural Day Unites Communities Worldwide on May 1st, European Social Organizations Extend Warm Welcome!"

Karachi: Preparations for the celebration of Kutchi Cultural Day are in full swing worldwide, including in Europe. Representatives from European social organizations are extending a warm welcome for the first ever cultural day of Kutchi Nation. The Kutchi community, residing in various countries


Justice Denied: Fanson Shahid, Pakistani Christian, Forced into False Confession and family in Exile

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) A Pakistani court in Gujranwala has convicted Fanson Shahid (56 yrs)  for making derogatory remarks about the Prophet Muhammad on a Facebook post shared by a man named Suleman Masih.

Alongside this verdict, the court has imposed


Senseless Betrayal in the Workplace: The Murder of Christian by Muslim Employer

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) A tragic incident unfolded as a 38-year-old Christian man, was discovered deceased in a water pond outside Nasrat Colony Joyawala, Sheikhupura, on February 23rd, 2024. The murderer slit the throat of the Christian man and threw his dead body into a


William Gomes's "Hearts Without Borders": A Transformative Prayer Journey Unveiled

In a world often divided by boundaries and barriers, William Gomes's "Hearts Without Borders: A Prayer Journey for Asylum Seekers and Refugees" emerges as a vital beacon of hope and unity. This 40-day spiritual guide is dedicated to fostering empathy, solidarity, and active support


Pro-Palestine Bullying in Jewish School and Antisemitic abuse in Redbridge: Christian Child's Experience and Jewish Man's Verbal Assault

London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) A rare 6 person delegation addressed the Redbridge Council's Cabinet Meeting, highlighting the widespread presence of Pro-Palestinian flags, stickers, and graffiti (click here).  The matter has previously been highlighted at a full council meeting with s


Acquittal of Blasphemy Victim in Faisalabad

Pakistan: We cheerily inform the acquittal and release of blasphemy victim Younis Maish alias Baghat aged 72, resident of Faisalabad. Younis Masih falsely accused of blasphemy has been discharged within a week with a strong effort and continue struggle of CTS team for the fair investigation by Mr


ASC Interfaith event at the Archdiocese, Philadelphia on Feb 12, 2024!

Philadelphia: Kavneet Singh representing the American Sikh Council (ASC) participated in an interfaith event as part of the ‘Religious Leaders Council’ held by the ‘Interfaith Philadelphia’ (ICGP) hosted by the representatives of the Catholic Diocese at the main headquarte


Community Tensions Flare as Jewish Resident Faces Threats Amidst Efforts to Address Redbridge Flag Display Issue

London: A Jewish man returning from a meal with friends in Central London found himself subjected to a verbal assault and threatened with physical violence after attempting to remove a pro-Palestine sticker from a lamppost in Woodford, located in the London Borough of Redbridge.



HRFP is highly concerned for the protection of blasphemy victim Younas Masih & his family!

Faisalabad: Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) demands for protection, and justice to Younas Masih and his family. Younas Masih a 68 year old man, was accused of blasphemy (under section 295B of ppc) in the village of Khurrianwala, Faisalabad, Pakistan. 

Human Rights Focus Pakistan


Land Dispute Suspected in Faisalabad Blasphemy Case Involving Christian Resident

Pakistan: On February 12, 2024, Faisalabad witnessed rising tensions as Younis Bhatti, known as Bhagat, a Christian resident of 211 RB Jaranwala District, was arrested under the blasphemy law, section 295B. The arrest was based on allegations of desecrating the Holy Quran.

 The com


Annual report on Meals for the Needy Project

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) The ‘Meals for the Needy’ project by Help for Persecuted Christians trading as the British Asian Christian Association now caters to over 60 visitors on busy days.

In 2023, we successfully continued our meal program every Thur


Enduring Tragedy: Shabir Masih’s Unwavering Faith Amidst the Heartbreak of Senseless Killings

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) The tragic events unfolded over a dispute regarding the passage of sewage water near the home of a Christian family, triggering the brutal murder of Usman Masih and Yasmeen Bibi.

Despite the perpetrator, Hasan Shakoor Butt, being sentence


HRFP urged the new government for legislation of equal status and ending religious persecution!

Faisalabad: Human Rights Focus Pakistan (HRFP) is highly condemned the religious persecutions of minorities in Pakistan, particularly where the Christians, Hindus, Ahmdiyya’s, Sikhs and others have been victimized in recent different attacks, during the last few months. The newly elected re


Pakistan: Pastor Abducted: A Tale of Faith, Coercion, and Community Support

London: A pastor was abducted at gunpoint just after an ATM transaction to pay for church printing. The kidnappers placed him on a motorbike and then took him to an undisclosed location. Under duress, he was forced to make a confession in a worship WhatsApp Group, where he falsely implicated hims


Innocent Life Lost: Tragic Murder of a Christian Minor by paedophile gang in Gujranwala

London: The altercation began when a teenager rejected the sexual advances of a pedophile gang known to local police. Four Christian teenagers in total were targeted in the gun attack but only one other was injured.

During a funeral service on 6th February, British Asian Christian Assoc


Breaking the Chains: A Christian Family’s Liberation from Brick Kiln Bondage

Pakistan: On January 28th, a pivotal day dawned for a destitute Christian family as BACA secured their freedom from the clutches of brick kiln servitude by settling their debt with the owner of Brick Kiln No.55 in Raiwind.

The family expresses profound gratitude for their newfound liber


Surviving Trauma: Courageous Escape from a Brutal Axe Attack and Rape Attempt

Pakistan: Two Christian women were subjected to a brutal axe attack after one woman resisted a rape attempt.The rape attempt was made while one woman was relieving herself in a local field because she has no toilet at her home.When she resisted the assailant attacked the woman with an axe and rep


BACA’s Triumphant Stand Against Injustice: Freeing the Enslaved and Seeking Justice for rape survivor Nagina Bibi

London: In a powerful testament to resilience and justice, BACA has achieved a significant victory by liberating Akram Masih, a brick kiln worker subjected to years of exploitation, and rescuing his daughter Nagina Bibi from a harrowing abduction and assault that lasted 25 days.

In Octo


Residents of Torry, Aberdeen Face Housing Crisis Amidst RAAC Safety Concerns

Torry, Aberdeen: Residents of Torry, Aberdeen were taken by surprise upon receiving a letter from Aberdeen City Council in November 2023, revealing that their homes were constructed with Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) in the roofs. This revelation has raised serious safety concerns


Embrace the Spirit of Advent with 'Journey to Bethlehem' - A Transformative Guide for the Holiday Season

Dhaka: Embark on a transformative spiritual journey this Advent season with "Journey to Bethlehem: A Four-Week Guide for Advent Devotion and Reflection" by William Gomes. This unique guide invites you into a heart-stirring spiritual retreat from the comfort of your own home, offering an


Minorities Convention Rejects Unfair & Undemocratic System on Minorities Reserved Seats

Lahore: Rwadari Tehreek-Pakistan organized Minorities Convention at Lahore Press Club on February 01, 2024 to express their dissatisfaction and concerns on the undemocratic, unfair and unjust system of representation of minorities on reserved seats and to demand urgent reforms to ensure that the


PPF alarmed by FIA notices to media professionals for campaign against Supreme Court judges; urge the government to ensure free expression rather than clamp down on it

Islamabad: Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) is alarmed by the issuance of notices by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) to several dozen journalists and media professionals for being part of an “explicit and malicious campaign against Honorable Judges of [the] Supreme Court of Pakistan.&


Pakistani Christian Brothers Face Torture and Forced Islamic Conversion

London: Two Christian brothers, Azam and Nadeem Masih from Kharota Syedan, Sialkot, Punjab, faced the horror of forced conversion to Islam under severe duress. On January 22, 2024, they were reportedly abducted by two Muslim men, Qaseem Shah and Sunny Shah, and taken to an undisclosed location in


Iran, once again, has emerged as the most malign and dangerous actor threatening the survival of Christian communities in the Middle East

Washington DC: Across four decades, Iran has financed, trained, equipped, and provided strategic advantage to proxy terrorist militias spanning the region.  In the wake of the October 7, 2023 attack in Israel, Iran has grown increasingly belligerent.  With the war’s loom


Serious issue of forced conversion of minorities to Islam in Pakistan

Sialkot: (By Dr. Adil Ghauri) Two Christian brothers from Sialkot, Punjab, named Azam and Nadeem George Masih, were reportedly kidnapped and forcibly converted to Islam. The harrowing episode unfolded on January 22, 2024, when Azam was accosted in the market of Kharota Syedan by Naseem Shah. Wiel


PMTA Chairman Professor Anjum James express concern on Notification for the subject of "Religious Education" writes to Pakistan Minister



Federal Minister of Education and Professional Training 

Government of Pakistan


Greetings and peace!

Pakistan Minorities Teachers' Association congratulates you on the approval and notificat


United by Rallying for Peace, Confronting Antisemitism, and Safeguarding Schools in Troubled Times

London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) In a powerful display of solidarity, former Home Secretary Suella Braverman, along with thousands of supporters, gathered at Trafalgar Square, London, for a "We Stand With Israel" rally. The event, which aimed to raise awareness and demand the release of hos


RSS/BJP drama in the name of the incomplete Ram Mandir/Temple: ASC

 New Jersey, USA:  he word ‘Ram’ mentioned in the Sri Guru Granth Sahib is the omnipresent divine and absolutely not, the Ram the son of Dasrath in the Hindu myth.

 The Sikhs have no axe to grind with the followers of Ram or the Temple in his name, anywhe


Are Iran and Pakistan Strikes Against Each Other Fake?

Quetta: (By Manish Rai) Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) and Balochistan Liberation Front (BLF) are the two biggest Baloch armed groups fighting Pakistan for a sovereign Baloch state. Issued press statements and confirmed that they have not suffered any casualties in Pakistani airstrikes inside



London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) In 2015, after a four-year campaign, the East Ilford Betterment Partnership received a £50,000 replica of the renowned Ilford Mammoth (click here), discovered on Ilford Lane 150 years ago, courtesy of the Natural History Museum. In January 2024, the Redbridge Mu


The Ongoing Struggle for Justice: Delays and Disappointments in Zafar Bhatti’s Case

Pakistan: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In a heartbreaking saga of legal setbacks, Zafar Bhatti, a victim of blasphemy accusations and Pakistan’s longest-serving blasphemy prisoner, continues to endure the agony of extended detention.

Zafar Bhatti was arrested on July 1


Empowering Underprivileged Families with the Transformative Gift of the Gospel in Pakistan

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In the heart of Youhanabad No.2, a vibrant Christian community on the outskirts of Lahore, the spirit of giving and spiritual growth collided as BACA’s Biblical outreach program reached out to deserving families, bringing the cherished gift o


James Masih Shera MBE former Mayor of Rugby passed away was from Pakistani origin

London: (By Hannah Chowdhury and Juliet Chowdhury) Today, we mourn the loss of James Masih Shera, a distinguished politician, educationist, and the former Mayor of Rugby. Born in a small rural village in Pakistan, Shera’s life was a testament to his unwavering commitment to public service a


Peaceful protest for Kashmir in Washington announced

Washington, DC: A meeting of like-minded persons took place at the residence of Sardar Aftab Roshan Khan to discuss the latest situation in Indian occupied Kashmir and to exchange ideas in order to finalize the date to observe solidarity with the people of Indian occupied Kashmir. It was agreed u


Pakistan: The Mysterious Disappearance and Heartbreaking Fate of Aqsa Riaz (17yrs) on Christmas Eve

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In the quiet village of Javaid Nagar, Pattoki, a heartbreaking incident unfolded on Christmas Eve that left a family shattered. Aqsa Riaz, a 17-year-old Christian girl with epilepsy, went missing from her home while her father and siblings attended


Desperation in December: Arrested and Divided – The Heart-Wrenching Ordeal of a Pak-Christian Family Seeking Asylum in Thailand

London: (By Hannah Chowdhry and Juliet Chowdhry) In the midst of December’s global celebrations of joy and festivity, the month took a grim turn for a Pak-Christian family seeking asylum in Thailand, as they faced the haunting fear of arrest by Thai authorities.

Every December, Th


Rising Concerns: Offensive texts, Graffiti and Palestinian Flags Spark Alarm in UK Communities

London: (By Wilson Chowdhry) Ilford resident Dal Kaur has raised concerns about the increasing occurrence of Palestinian flags and offensive graffiti on lamp posts and public property in the community. Kaur, who resides along The Drive, an area known for its significant Jewish population, is

"Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" By Nazir S Bhatti

On demand of our readers, I have decided to release E-Book version of "Trial of Pakistani Christian Nation" on website of PCP which can also be viewed on website of Pakistan Christian Congress www.pakistanchristiancongress.org . You can read chapter wise by clicking tab on left handside of PDF format of E-Book.

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