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Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Pakistani Court Bans Public Valentine's Day Celebrations
AP reports that a court in Pakistan's capital of Islamabad has banned all Valentine's Day celebrations in public places or at official levels in the capital city. The court, whose ruling applies only in the capital city, said that the celebrations violate Islamic law. Pakistan's media regulator instructed all media outlets not to print or broadcast any Valentine's Day promotions.