Tag: pakistan

Canadian Islam convert strangled in honour killing: Cops

Canadian Islam convert strangled in honour killing: Cops Brad HunterMore from Brad Hunter Published:January 18, 2019 Updated:January 18, 2019 12:45 PM EST The funeral of Canadian convert Safia Nasir who was reportedly killed in an honour killing.DURIYA TV A Canadian woman who converted to Islam was murdered in an honour killing investigators say was made […]

Pakistani refugee claimant Rahat Ali gets third chance to prove he is bisexual, secure status in Canada

Pakistani refugee claimant gets third chance to prove he is bisexual, secure status in Canada The C.D. Howe Building, home to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, at 235 Queen St. in Ottawa, March 29, 2018.PHOTO: JEAN LEVAC/POSTMEDIA Tyler Dawson Published: December 11, 2018 – 5:12 PM EDMONTON — A Pakistani man will, once again, have […]

Calgary’s Pakistani community rallies around refugee Arshad Sohail left in critical condition after vicious attack outside strip mall

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/calgary-pakistani-pashtun-refugee-attack-1.4736094 Arshad Sohail has been in Calgary for two years, coming here as a refugee.He was involved in an argument outside a strip mall which resulted in him receiving critical injuries.  He is currently in intensive care in hospital.(Submitted by Abid Khan) Arshad Sohail, 35, came to Calgary two years ago as a refugee from […]

Conservatives urge Trudeau to give asylum to persecuted Christian woman

https://www.lifesitenews.com/news/conservatives-urge-trudeau-to-give-asylum-to-persecuted-christian-woman OTTAWA, November 5, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) — A Christian woman who spent eight years on death row in Pakistan for allegedly blaspheming against Islam’s prophet should be given asylum in Canada, says Conservative MP Michelle Rempel. In a statement issued Monday afternoon, the Conservatives’ shadow minister for immigration, refugees and citizenship called on Liberal Prime […]