According to the victim, the attackers also shouted “why do you have this beard?” before cutting off a part of his beard.
FM Qureshi meets ECO Secretary General Dr Hadi Soleimanpour, Turkish counterpart Mevlt Avusoglu.
Sadly, killing in the name of faith is far more prevalent in our country.
Says recent pattern of domestic terror in Western countries demands heightened focus on online radicalisation.
The attack has sparked outrage across Canada, with politicians from all sides condemning the crime.
Discusses murder of four Muslims of Pakistani origin in London, Ontario in telephone call with Canadian counterpart.
The attack has sparked anger and disbelief over another senseless attack on ordinary Canadian Muslims.
PM Imran, FM Qureshi ask global community to curb rising trend of Islamophobia.
Says fatal attack on Pakistan-origin family in Canada was "not only a hate crime but terrorism cannot be ruled out" as well.
"Islamophobia has no place in any of our communities," says Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
Interior minister slams letter as a “crude manoeuvre” and accuses its anonymous signatories of lacking “courage”.
Envoy in Saudi Arabia asked to help Pakistanis send money through Roshan digital account.
Says the govt will hold negotiations with the EU to delink the country’s GSP Plus status with blasphemy issues.
Imran Khan stresses severing ties with France will incur a loss to Pakistan, not the other way round.
Leaders from nearly 60 countries speak out against Islamophobia and anti-Muslim hatred.
The civil rights of Muslims must be ensured, and they must be allowed to practise their faith freely.
Shireen Mazari says 8m Kashmiris have been caged in one of the planet’s largest concentration camps.
The bill is guided by basic principles of freedom of religion and "makes no distinction between different religions": Paris.
Foreigners and those declared the ‘other’ are easy scapegoats for society’s failures, with all ills blamed on ‘outsiders’.
In virtual address to UN moot, FM proposes global alliance against rise of Islamophobic, other violent racist groups.
Sri Lankan Muslims have faced forced evictions, smear campaigns and unlawful arrests.
PM attributes attacks on Hazaras to legacy of Afghan jihad, promises "complete support and protection" for them.
The resolution stresses that the exercise of the right to freedom of expression must be subjected to legitimate restrictions.
Council will discuss issues facing the Muslim world with particular focus on combating Islamophobia, Palestine, Jammu and Kashmir.
"As the article I had cited has been corrected by the relevant publication, I have also deleted my tweet on the same": Mazari.
FM Qureshi raises the issue at the fifth round of the Pakistan-European Union Strategic Dialogue.
The former premier says Muslims have "not applied the 'eye for an eye' law ... French shouldn't".
Says statements by Western countries' leaders and incidents of blasphemy lead to marginalisation and radicalisation.
There can be no justification for murder but neither can the actions of a few be made the basis of tarring an entire community.
Parliament adopts resolutions condemning Macron’s Islamophobic remarks.