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Akash Bashir — a forgotten hero

Akash’s sacrifice is very similar to that of Aitzaz Hasan, another youngster who died tackling a suicide bomber in Hangu. In the face of grave danger neither of the two cared for what happened to them, they only saw the people they had to protect. Both the boys demonstrated remarkable courage, but one is decorated because his faith doesn’t upset the masses, and the other is forgotten because of the actions of a few

When sadness manifests as anger…

Enraged over the government’s failure to ensure protection of non-Muslim Pakistanis, members of the Christian community Monday took to the streets in Lahore, Faisalabad and Gujranwala to register their protest over a Taliban attack on two churches in Lahore which left at least 17 people dead and more than 70 injured.